Recently President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama went to visit India to improve relations between the two nations and to create more jobs for Americans. They even joined in on the celebrations for Diwali during their trip.
While in India, Michelle Obama dressed in designs by an Indian American fashion designer!
The first lady looks stunning in both designs by Rachel Roy. The silver dress shows off the First Lady’s figure and the subdued accessories don’t over power the dress. In the other picture however the traditional jewelry is the main feature of Mrs. Obama’s outfit and the dress itself compliments the jewelry accents.
Rachel Roy is of Dutch and Indian descent, she was born and raised in California. After graduating college she moved to New York City where she began working as a stylist for magazines and music video’s. Rachel Roy got her break as an intern at Rocawear where she worked her way up to Creative Director of the Women’s and Children’s divisions. She’s also worked for Teen Vogue Magazine. In 2004 she had launched her own line! Roy has an exclusive client list including stars like Oprah, Kate Hudson, Sharon Stone, Penelope Cruz, Diane Sawyer, Jennifer Garner and much more!
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