Michelle Takes Style Diplomacy to Prague

By Leela de Kretser,  Newser User
Posted Apr 5, 2009 2:47 PM CDT
Barack and Michelle Obama at a piano concert on the sidelines of a NATO summit at the Kurhaus in Baden-Baden, Germany on Friday April 3, 2009.    (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)
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(Newser) – From sequins to argyle to matching coat-and-dress sets, Michelle Obama's unpretentious but chic style has European tongues wagging, ABC News reports. In her most-watched moment, the first lady outdid former model Carla Bruni, glowing in a black-and-poppy-printed Thakoon Panichgul coat over a stunning pink dress. The French first lady looked washed-out in gray Dior. To view a slideshow of Michelle Obama's traveling wardrobe, click on the image icon.