May 12, 2012 2:22 AM EST
‘What Is Sexy’ List 2012 Issued by Victoria’s Secret Angels Lindsay Ellingson, Doutzen Kroes and Erin Heatherton [PHOTOS]
Who better than a trio of sexy supermodels than to construct a list of the sexiest celebrities of the year? Lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret issued their annual "What is Sexy?" list for 2012 generated by Lindsay Ellingson, Doutzen Kroes and Erin Heatherton during the "What's Sexy Now" event in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Thursday.
Ellingson, Kroes and Heatherton appeared at the event in a pink striped tent wearing long, flowy summer dresses and posed with Victoria's Secret products as photos were snapped. The trio also created a video released on Tuesday prior to the event delineating their celebrity picks, which ranges from overall sexy to the sexiest eyes to the sexiest mom.
The list of celebrity winners in categories are:
Sexiest Actress - Charlize Theron
Sexiest Legs - Stacy Keibler
Sexiest Bikini Body - Annalynne McCord
Sexiest Summer Style - Blake Lively
Sexiest Summer Hair - Ashley Benson
Sexiest Smile - Jessica Chastain
Sexiest Eyes - Jennifer Lawrence
Sexiest Lips - Amanda Seyfried
Sexiest Curves - Amber Heard
Sexiest Sense of Humor - Emma Stone
Sexiest TV Cast - Pretty Little Liars
Sexiest Mom - Beyonce
Sexiest Songstress - Britney Spears
Sexiest International Import - Diane Kruger
Sexiest Summer Glow - Olivia Wilde
Sexiest Cyber Star - Elin Kling of StylebyKling.com
Sexiest Up & Coming Knockout - Elizabeth Olsen
Sexiest Tweeter - Kristen Bell
In its seventh year, the annual "What Is Sexy" campaign serves not only to name the sexiest celebrities but as a way to introduce the "Summer Knockout" collection of lingerie, swimwear, beauty, clothing items and accessories. This year, the Limited Brands-owned company introduced the Victoria's Secret Knockout bra and a new fragrance, Victoria's Secret Bombshell The Summer Edition.
View the photos to see the winners named in the 2012 "What is Sexy" list.