- Kelsey Merritt finally walked the runway of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2018
- This means that she is the first Filipina to have that achievement
- The Pinay model posted on social media about her experience at the fashion show
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Kelsey Merritt made many Filipinos proud by making history at the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
KAMI learned that she just became the very first Filipina to walk that runway.
She posted on Instagram about her excitement about the event:
The model also expressed her amazement at being able to walk the runway with her hero, model Adriana Lima.
“Growing up watching the @victoriassecret fashion show, I wanted to be like @adrianalima! She is such an inspiration. I can’t believe I get to say I’ve walked the show with her and all the beautiful VS models,” she wrote.
Finally, Kelsey revealed that she got emotional hearing a song played during the early part of the fashion show:
“This song from first segment of the fashion show always brings me to tears... So powerful. “When the sharpest words wanna cut me down
“I'm gonna send a flood, gonna drown them out
“I am brave, I am bruised
“I am who I'm meant to be, this is me,” Kelsey posted.
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According to PUSH, the fashion show will air in the US in December.
Kelsey is a 21-year-old Filipina American model. She is a graduate of Ateneo de Manila University.
Before becoming a model, she was active in sports, particularly in volleyball, according to Preview.ph.
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