PUBLISHED: 22:47, Wed, Sep 2, 2020 | UPDATED: 22:47, Wed, Sep 2, 2020
Melania Trump, 50, was heavily criticised for wearing the green parker jacket which had the script “I don’t care, do u?” on the back of it. But the former friend and aide to the First Lady, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, has since explained why Melania wore the controversial jacket. Ms Winston Wolkoff, admited she would have jumped on Melania if she saw her wearing the jacket.
Speaking to CNN, Ms Winston Wolkoff said: "When I spoke with her afterwards, I told her I would have jumped on her.
"Melania told me, 'no one would be able to jump on me' because Melania makes her own decisions.
"Her stylist, I send him a screenshot of it, and Hervé Pierre was getting the most terrible tweets.
"His inbox started being flooded with 'how dare you, what kind of legacy are you leaving'.
Melania Trump stunned the public when she wore a jacket that read “I don’t care, do u?” (Image: GETTY)
Melania Trump was heavily criticised for wearing the green parker jacket (Image: GETTY)
"I begged the White House communications to make a comment saying it had nothing to do with Hervé."
She went on to explain Melania did it to show people she went to the border.
Ms Wolkoff continued: "She wanted everyone to know she went to the border.
"She did not feel the press would cover