O (and all other high profile women who cultivate fashion) stop to think about what their choices do and don't in changing this situation. Passover is a time to ponder freedom and bondage and, unfortunately, the fashion industry covers up (no pun intended) very ugly manufacturing realities,...

Beyoncé surprised students on May 3, 2011 at PS/MS 161 in Harlem ready to dance and equip the students with fashionable t-shirts designed by Deréon. Students danced and sang to Beyoncé's re-recorded version of her hit single, "Get me bodied" renaming it "Move your body" inspiring children...

On the fashion front, Mrs. O paired a Fall 2010 dress by Laura Smallswith a belt by Alexander McQueen. Laura Smalls is an exciting new addition to Mrs. O's style repertoire. The African American designer and mother of three debuted her line in 2009 after years spent as an outerwear designer...

Sunday Official White House Photo by Pete Souza The Obama family celebrated Easter at Shiloh Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. today. On a fashion note, re-wearing was a prominent theme. Mrs. O wore a silk plisse, ikat print dress by Thakoon, first seen in September 2009 for the G-20...

From a fashion standpoint, Mrs. O wore a Ports 1961 dress accessorized with a metallic belt and Erickson Beamonbrooch, while Dr. B donned a vibrant pink dress with floral heels.

• First Lady Michelle Obama, avid supporter of new, young design talent, wore a dress by Korean designer Doo Ri Chung to the State Dinner honoring South Korea. The gown, modified for modesty (the original has a thigh-high slit) is from the designer's Spring 2012 collection. (The Cut) • Mario...

• Britain's Sunday Times Style pays due homage to our nation's fair First Lady, Michelle Obama, on the cover of their latest issue. The magazine gives the FLOTUS a regal makeover, depicting her on a series of first class stamps with a crown perched upon her head. If this doesn't say 'Bow...

Obama wears jewelry made by several Charm & Chain designers. As the creative force behind Charm & Chain, will you tell us a bit about what you appreciate in each of these designers? AG: Alexis Bittar's jewelry is fashion forward but all about wearability -- there is something for everyone...

So, to say that Mrs Obama, a grown woman does not dress appropriately for her role...........well I find that very disturbing indeed. Admittedly, I haven't always loved what the First Lady wears but I make my feelings known in a respectful fashion. However, the majority of the time, I truly...

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...

 

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