Designers Weigh In on Michelle Obama's Style - Fashion News -  

In a discussion Sunday at The New York Times’ headquarters with fashion critic Cathy Horyn, designers Maria Cornejo, Thakoon Panichgul and Narciso Rodriguez weighed in on the diversity of Michelle Obama's style. They praised her for being modern in her tastes, high end -low end mixes, bold color choices, non-traditional sleeveless dresses, and other stylish touches will little regard to established fashion houses.

They also were in total support of her wearing her $540 Lanvin sneakers while volunteering at the food bank last week. “She has done a pretty good job of being quite democratic, much more than anyone else ever has. This is a 45-year-old career woman who has earned her own money. If she wants to blow it on clothes, why not?” Cornejo said.

I think I just acquired 3 favorite designers :-)

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