This is a picture from the Atelier Versace Spring 2010 lookbook.
Remind you of anyone?
It took a load of extensions and a wind machine to transform model Kasia Struss into the image of Renee. This is what Kasia really looks like:
And while Donatella Versace's designs in no way copy Christian Lacroix's costumes for Renee, the styling magnifies a passing resemblance between a few of the design details.
Compare and contrast some of the Atelier Versace frocks with a couple of Renee's:
Could la Donatella (who is, after all, Italian) be an opera lover?
Thais production photos: Metropolitan Opera
Atelier Versace photos: fashionologie.com