Monday was a very emotional day for the world. Not just for the Lakers team, Bryant family and friends, almost everyone who was watching Kobe Bryant Memorial was brought to tears by the emotional speeches and tributes. The world lost Kobe, his daughter Gianna on January 26, 2020, in a tragic helicopter crash. The family, friends, and fans gathered at the Staples Center this Monday to honor the legend and his daughter Gigi. While Vanessa Bryant brought people to tears with her sweet yet emotional speech as a tribute, Monica Denise and Jennifer Lopez honored Kobe & Vanessa’s Gigi with their custom nail-art.
Monica Denise | Nail Art Tribute To Gianna Bryant
The Bryant family is very close to Monica Denise. She loved Kobe Bryant like a sister. Therefore, the memorial was very emotional for her as well.
After Kobe’s death, Monica shared a pictorial tribute to Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna, on her Instagram handle.
The pictures show Monica with Kobe and his wife Vanessa. They really make a picture-perfect family. Through these images, Monica paid her tribute to the legend and also promised him that she’ll never leave Vanessa and his girls’ side.
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Gigi, I know your safe place has always been in your fathers arms , may he forever hold you close…. Gigi thank you… Thank You for your infectious smile, kind heart, warm hugs ,teaching me board games & for allowing me to be the one loud Aunt at your games!! You and your siblings are the greatest piece of your fathers legacy …. Kob I assumed we had forever to debate like brother & sister , or for me to play you the latest rap records but I thank you so deeply for encouraging my children , for being so selfless to those you loved.. I remember crying to you when my nephew was injured & you grabbing my phone to record messages to him… Or lifting Romelo to check his tie…. You gave so much of yourself on & off the court … True humanitarian , husband & father first.. You touched the world with your abilities , but you touched my life with your heart ! I Love You and GiGi FOREVER #TheGreatest #Kobe #BlackMambaAndBabyMamba #Forever ….. I’ll never leave V or the girls side🖤
On the Kobe Bryant & Gianna Bryant Memorial Day, Monica Denise honored them by opting for black nail art, referring to Black Mamba. On one hand, she went for the text: Gigi.
That’s her tribute to Gianna. On the other hand, she picked 24 & 8, the jersey numbers for Kobe Bryant.
Jennifer Lopez Tribute Through Nail Art
Monica Denise was not the only one to pay her respects through nail art. Jennifer Lopez is also a good friend of the Bryant family. She attended the Kobe Bryant Memorial Service with her beau Alex Rodriguez.
After the helicopter crash, Jennifer Lopez sent her loves, wishes, and prayers to the families who lost their dear ones in the accident. She also shared a couple of pictures she had with Kobe Bryant & Vanessa Bryant.
On the memorial day February 24, she celebrated Kobe Bryant & Gianna with a custom nail art. J Lo picked the digits 24 and 2, the jersey numbers.
The memorial date of February 24 was also selected by the organizers to honor Kobe Bryant and Gianna.