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A Black Model Will Wear the Fantasy Bra At This Year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show!

Getting the opportunity to walk in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is many model’s dream. Being selected to wear the coveted Fantasy Bra is a career highlight, and model Jasmine Tookes will have that esteemed honor this year when the show heads to Paris.

A Black Model Will Wear the Fantasy Bra At This Year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show! - Jawbreaker

The Fantasy Bra is a staple in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and it’s been worn by the likes of Gisele Bundchen, Lily Aldridge and Heidi Klum.

READ: The 8 Black Models Walking the 2015 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show!

Jewelry designer Eddie Borgo created this year’s Bright New Fantasy Bra, which features a row of emeralds and pointy studs covered in diamonds. It was molded to fit Tookes’ body and it took over seven months and 700 hours of labor to create.

The bra has over 9, 000 gemstones which are set in over 450 karats of 18k gold. It’s valued at $3 million.

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show has become one of the hottest tickets in town and an annual event that sees the likes of Rihanna and Ariana Grande as performers and attendees.

This year’s theme will be Parisian glamour, so it’ll be fun to watch how that’s incorporated with the Victoria’s Secret brand.

 

Photo Credit: PEOPLE

Brittney Fennell

Brittney Fennell

Brittney is the Associate Editor of Jawbreaker and a writer who has goals to disrupt culture in ways unseen.