Lady Gaga's Little Sister: I Support the Spectacle

09/20/2011 at 04:30 PM ET

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She’s a recent high school graduate with porcelain skin, an enviously thick fringe and heavy-lidded eyes, but Natali Germanotta isn’t the next Hollywood ingénue; she’s Lady Gaga‘s little sister.

With a pop culture résumé that can be summed up with a cameo in the 2009 “Telephone” video and accompanying her sister to this year’s CFDAs, the Parsons fashion student says she isn’t capitalizing on big sis’s big connections. Going to school “is about learning what you need for your career,” she says in the September issue of Teen Vogue.

And while Germanotta isn’t interested in raiding her sister’s closet — “Some of the stuff she wears I’d be like, ‘No, never.'” — the 19-year-old fully encourages the spectacle. “She asked me, ‘Should I dress really conservative and look not like myself, or should I do it over-the-top and freak everybody out?,'” she recalls of helping her sis dress for her recent high school graduation ceremony. “And I was like, ‘The latter, definitely the latter.'” (For the record, Gaga did not disappoint, opting for a rhinestone-encrusted bodysuit and beekeeper headgear.)

So does having the megastar as an older sister have any benefits? “Whenever I wear something crazy and my dad gives me a hard time, I say, ‘Well, at least I’m not walking out on the street with red pasties,’ and he’ll be like, ‘Good point.'”

Justine Harman


FILED UNDER: Lady Gaga , Red Carpet
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Yawn on

Lady Gaga and the news..Boring..boring..boring…..



Snookie on

I hope Lady GaGa dies from..lupus.

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Cinder's mom on

OK, so here we have a high school graduation, and a sibling of one of the graduates is deciding what to wear: really conservative or over-the-top outlandish (read: a rhinestone-encrusted bodysuit). Did the concept of “what’s appropriate for the occasion” cross anyone’s mind? It’s Natali’s day … not a Gaga fashion show (either direction seems inappropriate). How about just a top and slacks and letting Natali be the star for the day?


She has accumulated a $130 million fortune in basically just 3/4 short years. An amount it takes many successfull singers a lifetime to earn. I’m sure the Germanotta family does not give a RATS a$$ how Stephani (GAGA) dresses because they all benefit from her vast wealth now.

kct on

gosh, snookie – death from lupus? setting yourself up for some bad karma..

JBB on

How is this interesting? She isn’t capitalizing on her sister’s fame but it looks like she’s hired a publicist. Not something most students to straight out of school…

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