Since 2001, Mouawad has been crafting very precious designs and bringing forth the magnificent jewellery to bedazzle well-known artistes and iconic celebrities who are bold enough to take on female’s daring excellence and beauty in today’s world.
This year, Mouawad has forged yet another unyielding partnership with renowned American lingerie retailer Victoria’s Secret in celebration of Victoria’s Secret Fantasy Bra this year. Brazilian model and Victoria’s Secret Angel, Lais Ribeiro was chosen to front the VS Angels on the runway, donned in 6,000 precious stones from Mouawad’s Masterpieces Collection.
A-list celebrities including Celine Dion, Elizabeth Taylor, Kim Kardashian, Heidi Klum, Ashley Olsen, Paris Hilton, Britney Spears, Gisele Bündchen just to name a few, have also fronted the Victoria’s Secret Fantasy Bra fashion shows.
Mouwad x Victoria’s Secrets Fantasy Bra 2017 with Lais Ribeiro
The 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fantasy Bra (pictured above) is made of 18K gold handset in addition to the blue topaz and yellow sapphires, finished with diamonds. With a total stone weight of over 600 carats, the VS Fantasy Bra embodies an intricate floral design that consumed 350 hours to complete. Mouawad’s masterpiece collaboration celebrates Daring Excellence and Beauty, speaks testament of the brand’s thriving success into the fashion industry since its first participation in the fashion show, which has been translated over the years into a triumphant statement of award-winning ornamented creations.
As worn on the model, the VS Fantasy Bra incorporates a teardrop-shaped sapphire to pair with a matching belt. Inspired by the lingerie brand’s new Demi bra, this timeless 2017 Champagne Nights Bra with breathtaking ornaments is worth $2 million. Where else, last year’s Victoria Secret Fantasy Bra was modelled by American model and VS Angel, Jasmine Tookes, who wore the $3 million fantasy bra crafted with diamond and emerald.
VS Angel, Lais said she has been modelling for Victoria Secret since 2010 but this was her “first time wearing the Fantasy Bra” and she was really honoured to be chosen to wear the $2 million Champagne Nights Bra.