Love Island's Claudia admits villa entrance took four attempts due to wardrobe blunder
19.03.2023 - 00:03
Love Island bombshell Claudia Fogarty has opened up about her iconic entrance into this year’s South African villa - including how it initially didn’t go according to plan. The 28 year old stunner first arrived in the Love Island villa during a challenge that was designed to get pulses racing - and involved her sporting nothing but red lingerie and a pair of red feather wings as she was introduced to her fellow contestants for the first time.
But while the entrance appeared flawless on our screens, Claudia revealed that it had actually taken her four attempts to get right, after her wings continually fell off throughout the nerve-wracking moment. Speaking on the Learning As I Go podcast, Claudia told show host Scott Thomas, "I had to do it four times because the wings fell off,” as she looked back on her memorable entrance.
This was especially nerve-wracking for the bombshell as she initially hadn’t even wanted to take part in the challenge at all, with the wardrobe malfunction soon sending her anxiety skyrocketing. “The one thing I did not want to do, was walk in on that challenge,” she admitted.
“ I said to my mum before I went in, please, I hope they don’t do this to me. And that morning, I was like ‘What do I need to wear?’ And they said, ‘oh don’t worry, we’ve got your outfit sorted’ so I knew what that meant and what I was doing.” Reflecting on the moment, Claudia then continued: “So I came out in this Ann Summers lingerie, with these wings and it’s like, are you having a laugh?” “Ask me a few years ago, and I would never in a million years have done anything like that.
And even in that moment, I was like, I can’t do it. “But you’re so boosted up, you’re fine, you can do it, the music helps and everyone was