Michell Obama

Whoops. Last night both Michelle Obama and Ann Romney wore matching hot pink ensembles to watch their hubbies, in similarly matching dark suit-white-shirt-little flag-pin ensembles – verbally duke it out at Hofstra University. Given how close this election seems to be, both though it was probably time for a bold statement, reaching out to women, attracting the “soft” vote, showing awareness of healthcare issues, etc. It’s just unfortunate they chose the same statement. Read more

I’ve just read Kate Betts’ “Everyday Icon: Michelle Obama and the Power of Style,” a book the fashion world has been excited about for awhile now because of the unprecedented power this First Lady has to sell clothes, and I have to say, I was disappointed. Read more