In an interview with The Sunday Instances, the supermodel, who is pregnant with her second child, weighed in on her former employer Victoria’s Secret with an unfiltered take. The decades-old lingerie model is within the midst of an overhaul. As a part of the revamping announced in June, Victoria’s Secret launched The VS Collective, consisting of inaugural ambassadors like Priyanka Chopra and Megan Rapinoe and changing the corporate’s signature lineup of wing-wearing, runway-stomping Victoria’s Secret Angels.
Huntington-Whitely was as soon as a type of elite figures till she hung up her wings after final strolling for the corporate in 2010. “It was a distinct time and it is loopy [to say that] as a result of it was 11 years in the past,” she advised The Sunday Instances, “which isn’t that way back.”
Nonetheless, in simply over a decade, new manufacturers like Savage X Fenty and Aerie have answered the decision for inclusivity, casting a harsh mild on firms that didn’t comply with swimsuit—Victoria’s Secret a prominent offender.
Whereas the model has since modified its tune—promoting with plus-size and transgender models, for instance—to Huntington-Whitely, it is a chance seized late.