SLIDESHOW: Victoria's Secret model wears $2.5-million bra


Posted at Dec 07 2012 06:43 PM | Updated as of Dec 08 2012 09:03 AM

MANILA, Philippines -- A $2.5-million brassiere worn by supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio was unveiled as this year's "Fantasy Bra" at the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in New York City.

Ambrosio was honored to wear "Floral Fantasy," a $2.5-million bra designed by Jersey-based London Jewelers. It is constructed out of 400 jewels which include pink, white and yellow diamonds, rubies, sapphires and other semi-precious stones, with a 20-carat white diamond in the center.

Other models featured in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show include Miranda Kerr, Lindsey Ellingson, Hilary Rhoda, Barbara Palvin, Cameron Russell, Candice Swanepoel, Joan Smalls, Sharam Diniz, Adriana Lima, Maud Welzen, Shanina Shaik, Jasmine Tookes, Toni Garrn, Erin Heatherton, Izabel Goulart, and Bregje Heinen.

This year, "Umbrella" hitmaker Rihanna, heartthrob singer Justin Bieber, and half-Filipino crooner Bruno Mars joined the angels on stage.

Filipino patrons of the popular lingerie brand can have a peek at the latest in its undergarment catalogue as the circus-themed fashion show premieres on the cable channel Velvet on Sunday, 8:00 p.m.

Following its premiere telecast on Sunday, the 2012 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show will be replayed on Velvet (SkyCable Channel 53) December 12, 10:00 p.m.; December 13, 7:00 p.m.; December 15, 8:00 p.m.; and December 25, 12:00 a.m. is the news website of ABS-CBN.