There was no questioning the First Lady of the Unites States' dazzle-factor in the Naeem Khan she picked for a state dinner at the White House to meet the Indian President and his wife in But it was the pale, oyster-like hue of her dress, which was cause for debate. Described as 'nude' by Khan, the term sparked a furious debate about political correctness in the American press.
But it was the attire of the first lady that was the focus of much of the discussion on social media-at least in the US. Obama cut short a high-profile trip to India to fly to Riyadh ay to pay respects to the family of the late King Abdullah and meet with his successor, King Salman. First lady Michelle Obama dressed conservatively for the visit in loose black trousers, a blue tunic and a long, brightly colored jacket.
Frock controversy fails to spoil the First Lady's second state dinner. Stunning: But commentators were worried about what colour they should call Michelle Obama's dress. Michelle Obama has once more sent the fashion world into a flurry, but this time it's not about her super-toned arms or her penchant for American brand J crew.
Did that get your attention? That was the only purpose of the title. Personally I think it's tasteless to go after Trump for something his wife did 16 years ago, although that has become the norm in American politics.
The wife of Barack Obama, the right-hand woman of the Commander-in-Chief of our nation, the First Lady of the United States; naked, nude, depicted as a slave on the cover of the August issue of the Spanish magazine, Fuera de Serie. Not to mention, I would be shocked to find someone had the audacity to paint any of our other previous first ladies or presidents for that matter in such a way. So why the slave representation?
The photographic comparison caused a stir, as well as questions as to whether the woman shown on the right was indeed Mrs. Now his wife, our naked profile shoot on his customised Boeing featured Melania wearing handcuffs, wielding diamonds, and holding a chrome pistol It was the lad mags era after all… It makes for some interesting reading today, since his recent success in his latest run for president[. Melania Trump indeed enjoyed success as a model prior to her marriage to Donald Trump, and the cover of the January GQ issue suggests the pictures of Melania seen here were likely taken in late
And once our nation's bucket hat-wearing slobs and zombie white ladies finish fantasizing about what Clint Eastwood would say to them if they were an empty chair gross! Or they will fight for as many copies as they can get their creepy, trembling hands on. Actually, they will probably experience both of these reactions simultaneously.
She was hailed as the successor to Jackie Kennedy, with the style press rhapsodising over her ability to carry off High Street buys and glittering designer gowns with equal panache. One dress, however, has sent ripples through the fashion world for rather different reasons. Mrs Obama's choice of gown for a State dinner has sparked a debate about race and the delicate matter of whether one can call a dress colour 'nude' when it really depends on the wearer.
Tracing the style evolution of the former first lady, from her fashionable days in the White House and beyond. For more from the Obama family, see Sasha and Malia's style evolution here. In a smart, white midi dress and tan wedges while walking around the streets of Tribeca in New York City.