Style Watch: Michelle Obama

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“Behind every great successful man is a strong, fashionable woman.”

US first lady Michelle Obama has already established herself as a fashion icon and, judging from some posts I stumbled upon while trolling the interwebs, a yardstick for what today’s ideal wife should be.

Needless to say, the first lady, spotted at several rallies and campaigns, played a huge role in the re-election of husband, US President Barack Obama. Of course, I believe her amazing wardrobe had a lot more to do with influencing the votes. i mean, who wouldn’t want a stunning, woman with amazing fashion sense ruling the free world?

While this theory is debated, why don’t we take a look at some of the ensembles the first lady was spotted in during the presidential campaign.

Even addressing delegates during the first session of the Democratic National Convention in North Carolina, USA, Michelle Obama looked amazing in this pink and blue-gray dress from Tracy Reese
To receive Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife for an official dinner in their honour at the White House in Washington, the First Lady wore this teal Marchesa Gown.
At the mini Olympics in Washington, DC the first lady wore this cardigan from L’Wren Scott
Mrs. Obama wore this Jason Wu dress, from the Miss Wu Collection, to Chapel Hill
She attended the pre-Olympics reception for Heads of State and Government, hosted by Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace in a beautiful white ensemble from J Mendel 2013 Resort
At the BET 2012 Honors, Michelle did justice to this J Mendel Resort 2012 gown
Michelle Obama in a cute Michael Kors Jacket at the Second Presidential Debate
Looking fabulous in a Duro Olowu dress at an election campaign rally to re-elect Barack Obama at the University of Mary Washington in Virgina
A Diane Von Furstenberg dress for a full day of campaign events in New York
Mrs. Obama at a campaign event in a Michael Kors dress.
Michelle at the 67th United Nations General Assembly in a crepe coat from Narciso Rodriguez. The Schreiner brooch was a classy touch.
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Cece

Cece is a Journalism major with an unbridled passion for writing. When she's not saving the world with her magic pen, she writes fashion pieces; features on numerous blogs & writes gibberish that people are forced to read on her blog http://velourbackpack.blogspot.com

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