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BLACK AND WHITE BEAUTY
Lady Gaga prepped to become an honorary angel before performing from her latest album, Joanne, at Wednesday's show.
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KISS AND MAKEUP
"ALMOST SHOWTIME," Rachel Hilbert captioned a backstage shot of her rocking her V.S. robe and flip flops.
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GOOD LUCK CHARM
Negin Mirsalehi wished newbie Bella Hadid good luck backstage before her very first V.S. fashion show.
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Represent! Brazil natives Lais Ribeiro and Alessandra Ambrosia took the obligatory national pride pic.
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LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION
Joan Smalls emerged from hair and makeup looking flawless "a few minutes" before hitting the runway.
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Swedish model Elsa Hosk snapped a quick, infuriatingly glam selfie after the first show.
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ALL DOLLED UP
Devon Windsor and Cindy Bruna prepared to hit the runway at Le Grand Palais.
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Bruna finally proved something we've always felt to be true: Robes are more accessory than clothing.
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PRETTY IN PINK
Proud mama Kris Jenner posted this snap of her angel daughter, Kendall, who hammed it up backstage on Wednesday before the show.
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HIGH DRAMA, HIGH FASHION
Just hours before the show, Josephine Skriver found a few moments for an impromptu photo shoot.
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During her People Style Instagram takeover, Dev Windsor snapped a quintessential getting-glam selfie. "Hair hair hair! In the middle of getting my extensions cut," she captioned the photo. "Glam is ALMOST done."
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READY FOR HER CLOSE-UP
"So excited to walk the runway!" model Herieth Paul wrote on Instagram just moments before the show.
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Valery Kaufman and V.S. vet Adriana Lima couldn't wait to hit the runway.
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ACTUALLY SMILING IS THE NEW SMIZING
While getting glam on Wednesday, Sanne Vloet had zero interest in maintaing any semblance of chill.
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DUCK FACE DIVAS
Ming Xi and Romee Strijd are #friendshipgoals.
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Martha Hunt squeezed in a sweat sesh the day before the show, rocking her Victoria Secret swag all the while.
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Josephine Skriver snapped a selfie with Lily Aldridge, Kendall Jenner, Joan Smalls and Lily Donaldson two days before Wednesday's big show.
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Jenner, Donaldson and Bella Hadid play with prop Eiffel Towers and French flags in preperation for their journey to Paris.
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LA VIE EN ROSE
What are private jets for if not nonstop photo ops?
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ALL TOGETHER NOW
The Victoria Secret models took one final snap outside the jet before taking flight.
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For Aldridge, Jenner, Donaldson and Smalls, the world is their runway. And, yes, "the world" includes vans.
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Even V.S. Angels have to work on their skin. On Tuesday, Sara Sampaio treated herself to a face mask. "Getting ready for tomorrow," she captioned the Instagram selfie.
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The anticipation is killlllling her. On Monday, Skriver captioned the goofy snap, "im too excited for this! can it be show day already!" (We feel the same way, girl.)
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SEEING THE SITES
What would a trip to Paris be without hitting up at least a few tourist attractions? Jasmine Tookes and Sampaio let loose at Moulin Rouge on Monday.