Karolina Kurkova Rocks the Runway for Elie Saab Couture

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Models walk the runway during the Elie Saab show as part of the Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2011 at Palais de Chaillot on July 7, 2010 in Paris, France. (Getty Images)more pics » Karolina Kurkova (Getty)
In the past several years, very few models have managed to bridge the gap between the worlds of high fashion and commercial modeling. Most of the world's most famous models—including the recent rosters of Victoria's Secret angels—weren't landing high-end fashion shows, with the exception of supermodel Gisele Bundchen.

But things are looking up for lingerie models. Former Victoria's Secret Angel Karolina Kurkova was among the catwalkers at the Elie Saab couture presentation in Paris on Wednesday, closing the show in a dramatic, semi-sheer crimson gown. Kurkova, who gave birth to her first child last fall, also walked in a few ready-to-wear shows at March's Paris Fashion Week.

New mom Karolina credits a healthy diet and regular workouts with celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson for her runway-ready shape.

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