Australian model (and girlfriend of Orlando Bloom) Miranda Kerr told reporters at a recent Victoria's Secret event that she has shot a campaign for Jil Sander. There's no word yet on whether she is the new face of the label's fashion or beauty, but one thing's for sure - it's yet another sign that the Victoria's Secret Angels are crossing over into the world of high fashion.
The Angels are renowned for being both incredibly beautiful and a little more curvy than your average runway model. While they often become household names, not to mention the highest paid models around (see Gisele Bundchen) they tend to, with a few exceptions, be used for accessible editorial pictures rather than high fashion spreads and shows. But that's all changing.
Back in February the current Angels were much in demand at fashion week - Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Doutzen Kroes, Alessandra Ambrosio and Adriana Lima all walked for high-profile labels like Prada and Louis Vuitton. And now they're being snapped up to front campaigns too. Not only is Miranda fronting Jil Sander, a label known for its slick, edgy feel, Adriana Lima and Alessandra Ambrosio have apparently been snapp More