Shelley’s got the blues

Though Inauguration Day was yesterday, (most of) the fun gets underway today: parades, speeches, parties, star-studded performances. In other words, MAJOR style watching opportunities. 

The prez was sworn in for a second term during a private ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House. Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath of office as Shelley and the girls looked on.

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What a good looking family, right? (I have a feeling Sasha’s purple dress was an act of pre-teen rebellion. Hehe.)

Wearing a patterned dress by Reed Krakoff and sporting new bangs, Shelley held the family Bible as 44 recited the 34-word oath.

Then last night during an inaugural reception at the National Building Museum, she donned a sequined Michael Kors number (that made its first public appearance back in 2009).

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Don’t they look amazing?! So youthful and vibrant.

But this afternoon Shelley outdid herself.

For the public swearing-in, she wore a Thom Browne coat (whose fabric was inspired by a man’s silk tie, according to the first lady’s office), a J.Crew beltJ.Crew gloves, and Reed Krakoff boots.

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Shutting. It. Down.

They look straight out of Central Casting, amirite?

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Clearly good things come in threes.

For their turn in the spotlight, Sasha wore Kate Spade and Malia wore J.Crew . (Somewhere Jenna Lyons is a very happy lady.)

As you can see, the color blue is a common thread among Shelley’s ensembles over the last few days. How appropriate for a Dem.

Think she’ll go with a blue gown this evening? I’m waiting with bated breath. 

I’m not kidding. Sadly I get super excited about this kind of stuff.

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