FASHION

The Victoria’s Secret Angels Descend Upon Rome

Models Jasmine Tookes and Taylor Hill chime in from behind the scenes of the brand’s biggest campaign of the year.


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“Mentally, I prepare by trying to get a lot of sleep before the shoot so I’m well-rested. And physically I prepare by trying to work out every day. It gives you more stamina throughout the day—you know you can handle a lot because you work out like a bad ass.” – Taylor Hill

Photo of Elsa Hosk courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.

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“Whenever we do commercials it really feels like we’re acting in a movie.” – Jasmine Tookes

Photo of Romee Strijd courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.

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“My favorite part about shooting the campaign was getting to be back with all of the girls and all of the amazing sets.” – Jasmine Tookes

Photo of Alessandra Ambrosio and Jasmine Tookes courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.

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“Physically I try to work out an extra day or two to really tone up because we are seen from all angles. Mentally I like to play a character.” – Jasmine Tookes

Photo of Jasmine Tookes courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.

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“Going to Rome and hanging out with all the girls was like a road trip bonding experience.” – Taylor Hill

Photo of Behati Prinsloo courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.

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“Rome is definitely one of the most beautiful cities I have ever been to!” – Jasmine Tookes

Photo of Lily Aldridge courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.

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“During the commercial I got to put on my first pair of wings and it was such a fun experience. It sort of finalized becoming an Angel in a way.” – Taylor Hill

Photo of Taylor Hill courtesy of Victoria’s Secret.