There are days when I'm feeling a little groggy, and I need a pick-me-up, so I head over to Getty Images, and search "Michelle Obama." I just like looking at her clothing! (I'm not the only one, either.) Here are a few of my faves.
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The first is my favorite outfit -- seriously, it's hard to get the right off-the-shoulder look, but a) she has amazing shoulders, and b) that shirt is super elegant. This is Mrs. Obama heading to the East Room for an evening of spoken word and poetry. (Also the President, but who cares about dude clothes?)
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Next up, Mrs. Obama in THE BEST SHADE OF PURPLE EVER cutting the ribbon at the newly renovated American Wing, at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Is there anything better than a bright grape-y purple? And boy, she can really work a jacket and dress combo. I wish I could get into that, but I'm so darn short that it might make me look like I had a bedspread wrapped around me. And these days, nothing can induce me to wear the four-inch heels that might make me look like a taller bedspread display. (Anyone tried these? I just ordered some.)
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And last but not least, a great dress that's professional and fun. This is Mrs. Obama presenting Teacher of the Year award with Jill Biden. In the cutest dress! I love that she really eschews the "politicians wife" suit. First of all, she's hot, and second of all, it's a mark of civility to choose clothes with personality that are never, ever vulgar. There is nothing in her closet that I wouldn't wear.