“Salespeople flocked to assist her, even helping her try on clothes for 30 minutes. She was swarmed by fans screaming 'Happy Birthday!'" New York Post quoted a source as saying. A representative of a brand even sent out a press release that states, “The crowd was getting so out of control that security needed to shut down the store so Lady Gaga could browse . . . [she] purchased the Lucy Lace Skirt."
The imposter of the singer managed to fool everyone including the ever preying journos and received all the special treatment. Lady Gaga's stylist Nicola Formichetti confirmed on her Twitter page that the woman in the pictures is not the singer.