Ivana Trump – ex-wife of Donald Trump and mother of Donald Jr., Eric and Ivanka – was memorialized at a mournful funeral in New York today which brought together her famous grieving family. Ivana died on July 14 after falling down the stairs of her Manhattan apartment, according to the medical examiner and officials. She was 73 years old.
To attend her mother’s funeral, Ivanka Trump wore a long-sleeved black dress with a knee-length hemline and a square neckline. The 40-year-old businesswoman’s traditional funeral outfit included a pair of transparent Gianvito Rossi pumps with a black toe and black heel. For accessories, Ivanka wore a single strand pearl necklace and a pair of diamond studs.
Ivanka attended the funeral with her husband Jared Kushner and two sons, Joseph and Theo. Jared and his sons wore matching tailored suits, adopting a traditional dark outfit like Ivanka.
Ivana Trump was a notable name on the fashion scene, meeting a young Donald Trump during her modeling days in the mid-70s. After the couple married, Ivana quickly found her place as a much-loved New York socialite , rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest names in fashion. She was Thierry Mugler’s muse for several years, walking in his famous Paris Fashion Week show in 1992. After divorcing Donald Trump, Ivana launched her own line of clothing, costume jewelry and cosmetics called Ivana Haute Couture sold on the Home Shopping Network and the Canadian Shopping Channel. She also started her own fashion and fragrance company, House of Ivana, in 1995.
Ivanka had followed in her mother’s fashionable footsteps throughout her life, modeling as a teenager and launching her own line of jewelry, shoes and clothing in her adult life. In 2018, Ivanka announced that she had closed her fashion business after deciding to pursue a career in public policy.