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Lady Gaga explained that she and her husband decided to wear the meat dress as they were prepared to sacrifice everything for their country. The final design was by Franc FernandezIt was, however, the brainchild of House of Gaga. We were also backstage with Brandon MaxwellWho was one of my stylists.”

Cher was holding the purse. It smelled of meat.

Lady Gaga admits that the look was “fantastic to wear” even after more than 10 years. For those doubting the trend, Lady Gaga has a message.