Victoria’s Secret model falls on the ramp and audience praises for her recovery.
What’s one of the worst things that can happen to a model walking in a major fashion show? How about taking a tumble on the runway? That’s precisely what happened to Chinese model Xi Mengyao (Ming Xi) on Monday at the first-ever Victoria’s Secret fashion show held in Shanghai, China. But it’s Xi’s reaction that impressed the Internet. The model got up, fixed her costume and went ahead with her walk. Later Xi apologized to her fans for tripping on the ramp. Victoria’s Secret model falls on the ramp
A video posted on Facebook shows that the model after falling on the ground gained her confidence back. She tripped due to the long train of her costume for the show.
“I’m sorry to let everyone down. Thanks for everyone’s concern,” the 28-year-old model wrote on Weibo. “As a model for seven years, I have fallen on this road many times, but I know no matter how painful it is, I must stand and finish.”
She ALSO added: “The future road is long. I will always continue walking.”
WATCH The model recover like a boss in the video below.
“My heart broke watching that. But Ming is still pretty! Go girl!” said one of the thousands of Weibo comments.
Victoria’s Secret model falls on the ramp , and audience praises her recovery.
American supermodel Karlie Kloss chimed in on Xi’s feed.
“You handled that with such grace and elegance. Sometimes you trip and fall but it’s how you get back up that matters, and you got up like a champ and owned it. Love you Ming!” Kloss said.
Twitter was also in full praise for her recovery:
Ming Xi fell & then the whole audience cheered on her for a confident boost. I’d run back inside but she kept that smile throughout her walk.
— F A I S A L (@nctfaisal) November 20, 2017
Ming Xi handle this like a pro. ? She is amazing supermodel tho. https://t.co/ndZDSlluwI
— Christina ♛ (@kikche) November 20, 2017