Lily Aldridge walked the Brandon Macwell runway at NYFW 2018 while 5 months pregnant, and social media loves the representation.
Lily Aldridge is 5 months pregnant with her second child with husband Caleb Followill, the Kings of Leon frontman. The couple got married in 2011 and already have a daughter called Dixie Pearl Followil, who was born in 2012. Aldridge has modelled for Victoria’s Secret and been a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model before.
Aldridge posted photos of her walk at the Brandon Maxwell show, writing:
“So proud to walk the @brandonmaxwell runway 5 months pregnant! I’ve walked few runways in my life and this is a moment that I’ll look back on forever with great emotion. Thank you Brandon for letting my shine & being such a true gentleman, Love you FOREVER!!! Thank you @georgecortina for making me feel so beautiful. Makeup by my love @tompecheux & hair by the sweetest @jamespecis, @mr_stephengalloway from pumping me up before the runway. And love to all the amazing powerful girls casted in the show by @johndavidpfeiffer. It was so much fun being backstage will all the girls, everyone was so uplifting and rubbing my belly celebrating this beautiful journey with me. Nothing but Empowerment at Brandon Maxwell.”
Fans loved the empowering message Brandon Maxwell sent out with this choice of model, and took to the comments of Aldridge’s post to say so.
“A pregnant body is worthy of fashion, worthy of the runway,” one wrote.
Another said, “Oh my gosh. I’m so proud of you and you’re so beautiful inside and out. I’m so in awe of your beauty.”
“I can’t begin to tell you how happy this makes me. So beautiful as always. In and out. What an amazing experience for you both. You two looked radiant,” yet another wrote.
“Break those barriers!” another one encouraged.
“This is so amazing!!! Gorgeous, glowing momma leading the way for so many girls, beautiful through and through,” one cheered.
One wrote, “You look amazing! That dress is stunning & congrats on your pregnancy.”
Yet another one wrote, “Work it momma!! It’s so refreshing to see a working mom flaunt her pregnancy.”
“You’re 5 months pregnant? Woah!! Unbelievable. Gorgeous. And a hero for sure for strolling down the runway in high heels being 5 months pregnant,” another one cheered Aldridge on.
Aldridge is due towards the end of the year.