Christian Wilkins wears floor-length dress and heels

He's the eccentric son of Richard Wilkins, known as much for his -forward outfits as he is his self-deprecating humour.

And Christian Wilkins delighted fans on Tuesday, after sharing a series of hilarious snaps following the Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai.

Despite not attending the star-studded event, the 22-year-old appeared to use his imagination in what it would be like if he were to have gone.

Getting into the spirit! Christian Wilkins delighted fans on Tuesday, after sharing a series of hilarious snaps following the Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai

Getting into the spirit! Christian Wilkins delighted fans on Tuesday, after sharing a series of hilarious snaps following the Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai

One snap showed the genetically-blessed star wearing a yellow floor-length gown, complete with a thigh-high split and white high heels.

He jokingly captioned the photo: 'Now to the Victoria's Secret after party!!'

Another image showed his face photoshopped over supermodel Candice Swanepoel's, after she walked the runway at the 22nd annual show.

Stunning: Candice was among various supermodel's who walked the Victoria's Secret runway in Shanghai on Monday

Photoshop: Another image (L) showed his face photoshopped over supermodel Candice Swanepoel's (R), after she walked the runway at the 22nd annual show

'Thank you so much Victoria's Secret,' he captioned.

The Instagram snaps come after Christian's media personality father Richard, shared a heartfelt tribute to his son on the Today show.

The 63-year-old was on the verge of tears as he shared a truly heartwarming message to his gay rights advocate son Christian.

At the end of a segment, the proud father stopped the show, stared straight down the camera lens, and shared his first ever on-air tribute to his 'beautiful boy.'

'Extremely proud': Richard Wilkins was on the verge of tears on the Today show Thursday, as he shared a truly heartwarming message to his son and gay rights advocate Christian, 22

'Extremely proud': Richard Wilkins was on the verge of tears on the Today show Thursday, as he shared a truly heartwarming message to his son and gay rights advocate Christian, 22

A notable buzz of anticipation filled the studio, after the 62-year-old requested: 'Look. I just want to say something.'

'It was a significant day yesterday for Australia, which has of course resonated around the world - and it was also a very profound day for my family.'

He held his composure as he announced: 'My son Christian has been a passionate advocate for marriage equality.'

'Profound day for my family': 'It was a significant day yesterday for Australia, which has of course resonated around the world - and it was also a very profound day for my family' he said

'Profound day for my family': 'It was a significant day yesterday for Australia, which has of course resonated around the world - and it was also a very profound day for my family' he said

But Richard's voice began to crack under the weight of joy as he continued to sing the praises of his brave, determined son.

'To see the joy and relief on his face yesterday made me very happy and extremely proud of my beautiful boy,' he said.

'It feels to me like we all grew up a little bit yesterday. I love you very much darling, very proud. Thank you.'

On the verge of tears: 'To see the joy and relief on his face yesterday made me very happy and extremely proud of my beautiful boy,' the teary Today star continued

On the verge of tears: 'To see the joy and relief on his face yesterday made me very happy and extremely proud of my beautiful boy,' the teary Today star continued

'We all grew up yesterday': 'It feels to me like we all grew up a little bit yesterday. I love you very much darling, very proud. Thank you' (pictured with Andrew Kelly)

'We all grew up yesterday': 'It feels to me like we all grew up a little bit yesterday. I love you very much darling, very proud. Thank you' (pictured with Andrew Kelly)

Finally! As Richard took a deep breath, it was clear from his expression that a weight had finally been lifted following Wednesday's marriage equality 'yes' vote

Finally! As Richard took a deep breath, it was clear from his expression that a weight had finally been lifted following Wednesday's marriage equality 'yes' vote

As Richard took a deep breath, it was clear from his expression that a weight had finally

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