This new mother is wanting completely angelic.
Candice Swanepoel made her return to the runway at this 12 months’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show at Pier 94 in New York City on Thursday, simply 5 months after giving start to her child boy, Ariel.
The South African supermodel — who welcomed her second son with fiance Hermann Nicoli in June — flaunted her unbelievable post-pregnancy determine in the course of the star-studded present.
The 30-year-old Victoria’s Secret Angel first dropped jaws in a shimmering, matching black bra and thong protecting in glimmering sequins. The ensemble was complemented with a strappy cage corset and a spikey, summary interpretation of angel wings.
Swanepoel later walked the runway in a really completely different look which featured the mannequin rocking a white t-shirt, with the phrases “Victoria’s Secret Angel” emblazoned throughout the entrance, tucked right into a pink and pink lace corset and thong bodysuit that confirmed off her toned legs.
The second outfit additionally featured some way more feathery wings, that regarded like they got here proper off of a very vibrant flamingo.
The black belt tightened round her tiny torso solely served to intensify simply how toned she’d gotten within the span of mere months.
Before strolling the runway, Swanepoel took to Instagram story to share a message about motherhood, and returning to her work and the world of modeling after welcoming her second child.
“I’m so excited to feel strong again after having my two babies,” the runway star wrote, partially. “Its undoubtedly a course of feeling ‘normal’ once more. Our our bodies turn out to be a vessel and it’s a thoughts blowing course of making a human being. I’m removed from excellent and each mom ought to give themselves time to get better and never must focus on what they appear to be. It’s about the way you FEEL that’s necessary. You are necessary.”
Swanepoel — who additionally shares a 2-year-old son, Anacã, together with her fiance of a number of years — isn’t any stranger to critics and body-shamers who’ve taken her to job for the whole lot from dropping child weight too shortly to exhibiting an excessive amount of of her physique on Instagram.
“I’m not ashamed to show my post-partum tummy. I am proud actually…I carried my son for 9 months in there. I think I’ve earned the right to have a little tummy,” Swanepoel wrote on Instagram again in July. “I don’t have to hide my stomach just because people have unrealistic standards of women. We create life. What can you do? Ladies we are all in this together be kind to each other.”
For extra on Swanepoel’s return to modeling after giving start, take a look at the video beneath.