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Michelle Obama wears Sophie Theallet to host kids at White House

April 25, 2014|By Susan Denley
  • First Lady Michelle Obama answers questions from children on Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House.
First Lady Michelle Obama answers questions from children on Take Our Daughters… (Evan Vucci / Associated…)

First Lady Michelle Obama wore an outfit from Sophie Theallet's spring 2014 collection when she hosted a passel of kids at the White House on Thursday for Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. Her ensemble included Theallet's thistle jacquard cardigan in sunset red with leather and chiffon skirt in bordeaux, the designer said via news release.

Prince George, 9-month-old son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, has already become a style trendsetter, writes John Koblin in the New York Times.

The little prince and his parents ended their almost three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia, taking off from an airport in Canberra, Australia's capital, on Friday to begin their return trip to England. [Telegraph]

Burberry celebrated the opening of its new Shangai store on Thursday with a lively street party and fashion show that culminated with model Cara Delevingne holding onto an umbrella and floating above the crowd, rather like Mary Poppins. [Grazia]

Singer Lorde's makeup collection with MAC is scheduled to launch June 5 with two pieces, a lipstick and an eyeliner. [Style]

Actress Reese Witherspoon's planned lifestyle company has a name, Draper James, and plans to open a retail store in 2015, E! reports. [E!]

The "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" exhibit that was one of the top 10 most popular ever at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City a couple of years ago is slated to go to the Victoria and Albert Museum in London in spring 2015. [WWD]


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