1. Flying like an angel
We're certain Alessandra Ambrosio made these pilots' day (or lets face it, their year) by paying them a visit in the cockpit.

Instagram | @alessandraambrosio Taking off .... next stop #Paris #vsfsparis16

Instagram | @josephineskriver my partner in crime @jastookes #vsfashionshow

2. Pre-show pampering
Be it resting your mind, body or soul, models Sara Sampaio and Lily Aldrige took some time off with self-pampering rituals.

Instagram | @sarasampaio Getting skin ready for tomorrow @mimiluzon #vsfashionshow

Instagram | @lilyaldridge Taking a moment #VsFashionShow #Thankful

3. Quiet times
Others took to Paris' famed places of worship to prep for the calm before the storm.

Instagram | @laisribeiro Que Deus me abençoe, proteja e guarde! Amém

4. Work hard, play hard
For Adriana Lima, it's never too late to squeeze in some last minute pumping for the world's cameras. 

Instagram | @laisoliveiraofficial work it out @victoriasport sharing the gym with the queen @adrianalima

Instagram | @adrianalima After making it rain..... UNICORNS BE LIKE

5. Pixels of pleasure
What's a trip to Paris without some Polaroid shots?

Instagram | @thelumagrothe So special @victoriassecret @vspink #vsfs2016

Instagram | @mingxi11 Paris @victoriassecret #victoriasecrets #vsfsparis2016 #vsfs2016 #VSFashionShow

6. Pre-show quiet
Kendall Jenner (who finally returned to Instagram) enjoyed a quiet moment before the show.

Instagram | @kendalljenner pre show with @russelljames

7.  Backstage beauty
Max Factor and The Beach Waver were the holy grail of products used, with the latter sculpting those voluminous curls the models are often synonymous with.

Instagram | @tompecheux Can't wait !!! VICTORIA SECRET SHOW. Playing and choosing the best makeup products to make the Angels" heavenly" beautiful @maxfactor #maxfactorsecrets #epiclashmascara #miracletouchfondation #victoriasecret @victoriassecret #maxfactor #tompecheux #makeup

Instagram | @thebeachwaver Such fun curls on @alannaarrington with the Beachwaver S.75! Can't wait for this babe to walk in her first @victoriassecret Fashion Show tonight! #igotbeachwaved #VSFashionShow #vsfsparis2016 #beachwaver

8. Music matters
Lady Gaga was one of the performers last night, along with Bruno Mars and The Weeknd. 

Instagram | @ladygaga Couple bruises from dance rehearsal but love rocking this silver VS! Thank you to the Angels for treating me like family! #vsfashionshow #joanne

9. Sister act
Not unfamiliar with doing shows together, Bella and Gigi Hadid made the House of Hadid proud with both of them in the lineup. 

Instagram | @bellahadid can't believe I get to experience all of this with my best friend! i LOVE you!

10. The case of the ex
Imagine running into your ex just a week or so after the break-up. In your underwear. For the world to see. Thank God you're not Bella Hadid, right?

 


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