Preferred Versace: Designer Donatella Versace Speaks On Biggie Smalls Being At Her Shows & His Influence On The Brand
As we all know, if the late great Biggie Smalls wasn’t Coogi downed to the socks, he was looking all dapper in Versace. In an interview done by Nicki Minaj for Interview Magazine’s December/January issue, successful fashion designer and Vice President Donatella Versace spoke on seeing Biggie at her shows and his love for the brand. Below are some excerpts:
On Biggie coming to her shows in Paris.
“I think Biggie was amazing. He came to my shows in Paris many times, and we’d see each other often,” said Versace. “I loved what he was doing and how he was giving people a way to know about Versace.”
On Biggie’s influence on the brand.
“I do think he was giving people a way to know about Versace–I do think a lot of people started to know about Versace because of him.”