Because the Obama administration got here to a detailed, the general public started paying extra consideration to each one of many First Woman’s outfits, trying to find which means in every garment. (Hey, us included.) There was the pink Narciso Rodriguez gown Michelle Obama wore to offer her ultimate tackle, mirroring the fashion she wore on election evening in 2008 by the identical designer. Then, there was a navy lace ensemble by Jason Wu for her husband’s farewell tackle, a ultimate nod to a label she’s supported (and assist develop) all through her two phrases in workplace. Now, as we gear as much as say goodbye to her unimaginable fashion legacy, the 44th FLOTUS is giving us one final look to pour over, dissect, and keep in mind her by. As is custom, the Obamas greeted president-elect Donald Trump and incoming FLOTUS this morning on the White Home. Whereas Melania Trump opted for pale blue Ralph Lauren, which many famous is paying homage to Jackie O., Obama opted for a short-sleeved, mid-length burgundy gown. It is common out of a tweed-line materials, outlined by black-leather piping alongside the neckline and sleeves. The designer was not instantly obvious. Over time, Obama has worn — and championed — a large breadth of designers, each established, homegrown, and rising. In flip, the business has embraced and celebrated her fashion. Not many political figures would transfer creatives to write down hand-written thanks notes for her on the finish of her time in workplace. This look — her ultimate outfit as a resident of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue — is easy, however poignant: It is elegant with out being flashy, and it is memorable with out a lot embellishment. Briefly, the 44th FLOTUS delivered one more on-point ensemble, one final time.