Vivienne Westwood recently called the Michelle Obama's style "dreadful" and too "conservative." The outspoken British designer, who also criticized the Duchess of Cambridge, told the that MObama's style doesn't suit her. The public certainly seems to disagree; whenever Michelle Obama wears...

fashion blog, magazine, or any media out for that matter, without stumbling across First Lady Michelle Obama (or MObama for short). When we envision a fashion icon, we tend to think of celebrities, designers, magazine editors, etc. but when the First Lady is as fashionable as Michelle Obama,...

In observance of Black History Month I felt it would be nice to highlight a few African American style icons. This week I will begin with Jean-Michele Basquiat. Born in Brooklyn NYC in 1960, Basquiat was an extremely intelligent and sometimes unfortunate child. He was able to read and write in...

We've been watching Michelle Obama for a while now and love her style, which consists of shift dresses, skirt suits and off duty jeans. However, this is one of the few times she's opted for a British well known designer, usually sticking to smaller unknown labels and American brands. Of...

Thursday Kate Betts, author of Everyday Icon: Michelle Obama and the Power of Style, is hosting an upcoming panel discussion at the New York Public Library. The chat will feature Mrs. O-favorite designers Peter Soronen, Sophie Theallet and Rachel Roy, as well as Patricia Mears, Deputy...

Michelle Obama is April Vogue's "chosen one." That's right, the First Lady is the cover star of April American Vogue. For her American Vogue cover, Michelle Obama is dressed by one of our favourite American designers, Reed Krakoff. All very fitting, if you ask us. Had the first lady worn a...

The First Lady Michelle Obama's style is always on trend. Whether she is attending a fundraiser for the presidential campaign or making a public appearance to help fight childhood obesity, her look is truly covetable and more often than not, it is quite affordable. Recently, she showed up to...

Michelle Obama has brought style back into the White House. We haven't seen a political fashionable movement like this since Jackie O. With the entire world looking at her, it's almost her duty to bring it everywhere she goes. Her style is bold, sophisticated, and full of attainable glamour....

OMG I love Michelle Obama! Her style is so on point. Her ability to not let the clothes wear here is unreal. She can take something off the runway and make it look like it was made specifically for her. Insane. Michelle Obama is known for supporting American designers and for mixing high and...

"But Americans are ambivalent about style," notes Kate Betts - a former EIC of Harper's Bazaar, Fashion News Director at Vogue, and contributor to Time and The Daily Beast - in her first book EVERYDAY ICON: Michelle Obama and the Power of Style . Penned at the crossroads of politics and...

 

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