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Michelle Obama

Who said it?

She looks so pretty. The dress is so English. In my opinion, she rarely makes a mistake, and today is no different

Kate Betts, fashion writer, on U.S. first lady Michelle Obama

Thursday, 26 May, 2011, 12:00am

Style meter

HOT

Big pockets

Easy-to-wear tees and tanks with over-sized pockets are the new celeb favourite.

Digital watches

They have a cool 1980s feel to them and are fun for the summer.

Striped tees

Mix horizontal and vertical stripes for a cool look.

Mesh

5 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Style meter

HOT

Cardigans

Michelle Obama has made this staple cool again.

Showing some skin

But don't let it all hang out - choose pieces that reveal the right amount, such as cut-out dresses or sleeves with slits.

Egyptian chic

26 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Q&A: Thakoon

Were you influenced by fashion while you were growing up?

22 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

I love the dresses that Michelle Obama wears, especially the patterned one she wore when Barack won the nomination in August. Where can I get some?

First Call, The Peak

7 Dec 2008 - 12:00am