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Is a $10M bra on your Christmas wish list?

Is a $10M bra on your Christmas wish list?

BIG-TIME BLING: Models, from left, Adriana Lima, Doutzen Kroes, Candice Swanepoel, Erin Heatherton and Alessandra Ambrosio walk the runway during the finale of the 2012 "Victoria's Secret Fashion Show." Photo: Associated Press/Evan Agostini/Invision

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Model Candice Swanepoel will have $10 million in jewels on her chest when she appears on the “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” this December.

Each year, a model gets to wear a “Fantasy Bra” made of jewels on the special, which features some of the company’s most outrageous designs on display for holiday shoppers.

This bra and the matching belt are covered in 4,200 precious stones, including rubies, diamonds and yellow sapphires.

A 52-carat pear-shaped ruby hangs from the middle.

The “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” airs Dec. 10 on CBS.

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