Kelsey Merritt will be the first Filipina to walk in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show! On Tuesday, September11, the Victoria's Secret Angels page released an introduction video of Kelsey, and it looks like the international media are paying attention, too (as they should).
Check them out here:
"Filipino-American stunner Kelsey Merritt is making history." The article also mentioned proud Filipina Janine Tugonon, who starred in a VS campaign in November 2016, and Winnie Harlow, the first model with vitiligo to walk for the brand.
Insider took note of Kelsey's educational background (she graduated from Ateneo in 2017 with a degree in AB Communication) as well as her move to New York in October of the same year.
The article consists of a rundown of new Victoria's Secret models for this year—you can find Kelsey at #3!
"As anticipation builds ahead of the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2018, a host of new and familiar faces are vying to earn their wings. From runway regulars Winnie Harlow and Devon Windsor to rising stars like Kelsey Merritt and Iesha Hodges, Vogue compiles a comprehensive list of all the models that have been confirmed so far."
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