Posts tagged "victorias secret"

What Does It Feel Like To Walk In A Victoria’s Secret Show? Apparently Not Much

Yesterday, the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show took place. Who knew? Not me, because I’m loath to wear a bra.
Also yesterday, Microsoft introduced a facial recognition tool

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 11, 2015 - 5:52 pm

White Women Failed Wendy Davis (And Texas In General)

White women in Texas failed Wendy Davis and the whole rest of the state. [RH Reality Check]
Read this interview with intersex people to find out what life…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 6, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Victoria’s Secret Should Probably Get On Board With Body Positivity One Of These Days

Victoria’s Secret launched an ad campaign in the UK with the words ‘The Perfect “Body”’ plastered over a lineup of the tall, size-nothing, airbrushed, Photoshopped Angels. I shouldn’t have to…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 31, 2014 - 3:35 pm

Adam Levine And Behati Prinsloo Will Marry In Mexico Tomorrow

Adam Levine will marry Victoria’s Secret model Behati Prinsloo at a Mexican resort tomorrow. Other Victoria’s Secret models, as well as Jonah Hill, will be in attendance, though our…

Claire Hannum | July 18, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Victoria’s Secret May Have Fired Jessica Hart For Dissing Taylor Swift

Victoria’s Secret model Jessica Hart is supposedly getting dumped by the brand after she publicly dissed Taylor Swift, who performed at this year’s VS Fashion Show. Hart told a…

Jessica Wakeman | December 2, 2013 - 8:00 pm

13 Of The Most WTF Looks From The 2013 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show won’t air on television until December 10, so if you’re the type of person that likes to see the looks live for the first time…

Rachel Krause | November 14, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Candice Swanepoel Models $10 Million Bra In Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

Candice Swanepoel modeled a $10 million Fantasy Bra at last night’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Dare I say it was kind of fugs? Also, who wears lingerie with long,…

Jessica Wakeman | November 14, 2013 - 10:20 am

And The Victoria’s Secret “Sexiest Curves” Award Exists Why?

I try to restrain myself from straying too far down the rabbit hole of the vaguely dehumanizing, inherently anti-feminist fuckery that is Victoria’s Secret, but that was before I knew…

Rachel Krause | September 16, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Ex-Victoria Secret’s Angel Kylie Bisutti’s God-Inspired Clothing Line Is Out And…

It’s terrible. We were so pulling for Kylie Bisutti, the former winged-underwear model. After all, Victoria’s Secret models are usually only known for doing one of two things: losing all…

Alyson Penn | August 8, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Victoria’s Secret Model Erin Heatherton Gets Photographed Smoking Before An Event

Models: they’re the editorial picture of loveliness and good breeding and long legs and dagger-like cheekbones, and, well, many of them smoke like chimneys. This is not to say that…

Rachel Krause | August 1, 2013 - 6:00 pm

The Frisky Guide To Celebrity Modelizers

This week, the world lost a prolific and brave modelizer, when Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine proposed to (what else?) model Behati Prinsloo. There are practically zero photos of them…

Julie Gerstein | July 19, 2013 - 9:00 am

Victoria’s Secret Protesters Strip Down For Body Diversity

This weekend in San Francisco, the organization About-Face hosted a protest where participants shed their clothing in front of Victoria’s Secret as a statement against the company’s exclusive use of…

Mary Odell | June 18, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Model Kylie Bisutti Slams Victoria’s Secret, VS Bites Back

Victoria’s Secret is not happy with model Kylie Bisutti. Earlier this week, Bisutti, who says she left modeling to focus on her Christianity, says she was harshly treated by the…

Julie Gerstein | April 26, 2013 - 11:40 am

I’m Sorry, But I Don’t Think Victoria’s Secret’s Line For Teens & Tweens Is A Big Deal

High school students wear underwear. Middle schoolers, even!

Crazy, I know. That’s who Victoria’s Secret’s new line, Bright Young Things, is targeting: the girls who are a little…

Jessica Wakeman | March 26, 2013 - 8:00 am

Must Haves: 7 Sexy Robes

The word “robe” immediately conjures images of lumpy, stained, novelty-print terry cloth garments. These kinds of robes are fine for lounging around the house when you have the flu, but…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 16, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Ask The Man Panel: 2013 Valentine’s Day Lingerie

Every Valentine’s Day involves a new barrage of “sexy” lingerie offerings, from lacy teddies to complicated themed costumes. But what do guys really think of these skimpy bedroom outfits? To find out,…

The Frisky | February 12, 2013 - 9:00 am

This Week In Style: VS Angel Gets Hit With A $3 Million Lawsuit

Constance Jablonski, a Victoria’s Secret Angel and the face of Estée Lauder cosmetics, is in big legal trouble to the tune of $3.3 million for violating her three-year contract…

Rachel Krause | January 19, 2013 - 2:00 pm

A Victoria’s Secret Model Breaks Down Privilege And Physical Insecurity In TED Talk

Victoria’s Secret model Cameron Russell gives honest answers to questions about the superficiality—and the importance—of physical appearance in our society. Speaking as someone who fully acknowledges her success stems from her winning…

The Mary Sue | December 21, 2012 - 10:50 am

The Anti-Rape Panties Of “Victoria’s Secret”

Timed to coincide with tonight’s telecast of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, some activist types launched “PINK loves CONSENT,” a Victoria’s Secret parody peddling anti-rape panties. “To win back customers it has alienated with… | December 4, 2012 - 4:50 pm

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Is Ridiculous, As Usual

The Victoria’s Secret fashion show was last night, and it was bonkers. In between performances by Bruno Mars, Rihanna and Justin Bieber (whose presence seemed comically inappropriate), models like Miranda…

Julie Gerstein | November 8, 2012 - 2:00 pm
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