New weekly column, “The Joneses,” will highlight black socialites throughout the country. The first featured fabulous diva is not only a socially prominent figure but is a global role model for women and an advocate for human rights. The nation’s first lady, Michelle Obama, has become a fashion fixation after her husband’s ascent into a worldwide dignitary. She has been featured on many best-dressed lists including Essence "25 of the World's Most Inspiring Women” and Vanity Fair’s "10 of the World's Best Dressed People.” Frequently compared to Jacqueline Kennedy, Michelle has a great sense of style, a regal presence with an amazing fit physique.
There’s definitely a formula to the first lady chic. She’s frequently seen wearing empire waist dresses, colorful cardigans, one shoulder dresses and tops. She’s knows how to creatively accessorize by adding flare to her outfits with chucky necklaces, embellished brooches and dangling earrings. She’s an every day women who knows how to dress to flatter her physique.