Lady Gaga Dines With Donatella Versace After Milan Arrival For 'Born This Way Ball'

2 October 2012, 11:18

The 'You & I' singer was seen spending time with the fashion icon at Versace headquarters in Italy.

Lady Gaga spent time with iconic fashion designer Donatella Versace after her arrival in Milan, Italy yesterday and celebrated the occasion with a variety of outfits designed by the powerhouse fashion brand.

The 'Marry The Night' star was pictured joining 57 year-old Donatella on the balcony of the Palazzo Versace, the label's headquarters in Milan, where they waved to photographers and shared kisses on the cheek while posing with Gaga's pet dog Fozzi.

"Some legends, truly are," Gaga tweeted after spending the day with the designer. "Pic of me walking into Gianni's apt, which she covered in 40,000 roses. I love u #Donatella.

"Looking forward to hosting @ladygaga for dinner tonight in Milan," Donatella posted earlier in the day on Monday (1st October). "She is so inspiring. I cannot wait.

Check out a picture of Lady Gaga accompanying Donatella Versace in Milan, Italy yesterday below (Credit: PA):

For their balcony photo opportunity Lady Gaga chose to wear a silver bustier dress with a platinum blonde wig echoing Donatella's own hair, before later changing into a bright red Versace dress as they left the venue surrounded by photographers and fans.

Fashion icon Donatella Versace puckers up to give Lady Gaga a kiss in Milan (Credit: PA):

Last month saw Gaga facing media criticism for gaining a reported 25lbs causing the 'You & I' star to speak out about body issues by announcing her involvement with Body Revolution 2013, as well as posting pictures of herself in her underwear and urging fans to show their support for the cause.

The 'Born This Way' singer shares a joke with Donatella Versace out this week in Italy (Credit: PA):

Lady Gaga's stay in Milan coincides with her world tour show tonight in the city as part of her current 'Born This Way Ball' tour.