In case you weren't aware, there's a big difference between Victoria's Secret "Angels" and the rest of the models who walk Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. The only women who can truly own the title are the 14 who have contracts with the brand—meaning they must make appearances at events and parties for Victoria's Secret, as well as multiple photo shoots in various destinations throughout the year. Scroll down to find out who the real Angels are.
Adriana Lima, who grew up in Brazil, has been an Angel for 17 years (since 2000) and has worn the coveted Fantasy Bra three times.
Alessandra Ambrosio, also from Brazil, has been an Angel since 2004, and has worn the Fantasy Bra twice, in 2012 and 2014.
Behati Prinsloo, who grew up in Namibia, has been a Victoria's Secret Angel since 2009.
Lily Aldridge, from L.A., has been an Angel for seven years (since 2010) and wore the Fantasy Bra at the 2015 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.
Candice Swanepoel, originally from South Africa, has been a V.S. Angel for seven years (since 2010) and wore the Fantasy Bra at the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.
Elsa Hosk, a Swedish native, became an Angel in 2015.
Jasmine Tookes, from Huntington Beach, Calif., has been an Angel since 2015.
Brazilian-born Lais Ribeiro has been an Angel since 2015 and will wear the Fantasy Bra at the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.
North Carolina native Martha Hunt has been an Angel for two years (since 2015).
Romee Strijd hails from Holland and became a V.S. Angel in 2015.
Sara Sampaio, originally from Portugal, has been an Angel since 2015.
Stella Maxwell, originally from Belgium, became an Angel in 2015.
Taylor Hill, who grew up in Denver, became an Angel in 2015.
Josephine Skriver, originally from Denmark, became an angel in 2016.
This article originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com. Minor edits have been made by the Cosmo.ph editors.