Stella Maxwell on what really happens backstage at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show – Vogue Australia
The Angel shares what goes on behind-the-scenes.
When talking with Max Issue ambassador Stella Maxwell it’s principally not possible to not ask about her profession as a Victoria’s Secret Angel. Quizzing the Belgium-born Irish mannequin, who earnt her wings again in 2015, on all-issues VS, she revealed what really happens backstage.
“[Last year] Girl Gaga got here backstage after we have been nonetheless preparing and getting our make-up completed. And I feel I used to be with Tom Pecheux, getting my eyeliner completed, and he or she got here backstage and began singing her new tune, that we have been going to stroll to,” she says. “[We were] singing in our pink robes … and everybody was so joyful and singing alongside. And [Lady Gaga] was hugging us all and it was like a really good expertise.”
“It’s only a particular expertise. It’s really distinctive,” Maxwell provides, talking of the annual VS Fashion Show. “There aren't many ladies who get to do it and we’re all pleasant and all of us have enjoyable with them at the present. You’re strolling with superb musicians and also you get to fulfill them and hang around with them.”
“It’s one thing that it’s even onerous to explain in, a number of phrases. It’s one in every of the finest jobs to ever have. They have fun you and so they put you on a pedestal. So I feel it’s a particular factor and I simply bought really fortunate to have it.”
Talking forward of the launch of Max Issue’s 2000 Calorie Curl Addict Mascara in August, Maxwell says she’s all about the Angel bonding, citing ex-VS Angel Miranda Kerr as somebody she seeks recommendation from.
“Miranda Kerr was somebody I appeared as much as. I simply did a present along with her. I did a Moschino present in LA, and he or she was actually proper behind me and he or she was so candy. All of them encourage me and so they all type of take care of one another which is necessary.”
Maxwell additionally confirmed she’s already in coaching for the 2017 present. “I work out all 12 months spherical, so I’m type of getting ready for the whole lot at all occasions. We’re taking pictures loads of their campaigns and fragrances all 12 months spherical, so I at all times attempt to keep on high of it. And also you additionally don’t wish to torture your physique proper earlier than.”
“I feel it’s higher to plan the state of affairs all through the 12 months.”