In exactly one week's time, on February 7, voting opens on this very website for FHM's 100 Sexiest Women In the World, sponsored by VO5 Extreme Style. This is an important date in every man's calendar, as it ultimately leads to FHM's 100 Sexiest issue, out in June.

To mark the start of the countdown, we've decided to create this sexy gallery from last year's 100 Sexiest shoot, featuring Millie Mackintosh, Page 3 Idol 2013 Mellisa Clarke and the beautiful Sabine Jemeljanova.

Our new issue, also out February 7, will feature an entirely new shoot with three different, exceptionally hot women. If you've been following what we've been up to behind-the-scenes on our Facebook and Twitter pages, you'll already have an idea of who those three girls are…