Melania Trump wore a white cashmere blazer and dress ensemble by Karl Lagerfeld to meet Isreali PM Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara Netanyahu, at the White House today.
Here she is waiting outside the White House with the President for the Netanyahu’s arrival.
The two couples posed for pictures outside the White House. Mrs. Netanyahu is seen here in a rose pink dress and matching jacket.
Here is a look at the back of the First Lady’s outfit.
The First Lady and Mrs. Netanyahu walked along the collonade. According to the AP’s Darlene Superville, this is a first:
— darlene superville (@dsupervilleap) February 15, 2017
Inside the White House, the President and Mr. Netanyahu held a joint press conference.
Afterward, the two couples sat down in the Oval Office.
Later, the two ladies toured the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
More about the museum:
The National Museum of African American History and Culture is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. It was established by Act of Congress in 2003, following decades of efforts to promote and highlight the contributions of African Americans. To date, the Museum has collected more than 36,000 artifacts and nearly 100,000 individuals have become charter members. The Museum opened to the public on September 24, 2016, as the 19th and newest museum of the Smithsonian Institution.
Melania Trump wore a custom cashmere outfit by Karl Lagerfeld.
The ensemble includes a white peplum long-sleeved blazer. It is a double-breasted style with silver buttons. The military look has a stand-up collar.
She is wearing the jacket over a white sheath dress or possibly a pencil skirt, though the photos do not seem to show a skirt waistband.
FLOTUS wore a outfit designed exclusively for her by Karl Lagerfeld – a white cashmere pencil skirt and jacket. The designer was believed to have been in the mix when Trump was planning her Inaugural Weekend wardrobe.
More about Karl Lagerfeld:
As one of the world’s most celebrated fashion designers, Karl Lagerfeld is globally renowned for his aspirational and cutting-edge approach to style. The iconic designer’s namesake fashion house reflects his own signature aesthetic through creative, cool and accessible-luxe apparel and accessories.
In addition to his own label, Karl Lagerfeld is also associated with Chanel and Fendi. (Wikipedia).
The First Lady paired the look with a pair of Manolo Blahnik BB stiletto pumps in nude color, $595.
Inspired by the French siren Brigitte Bardot, the best-selling Manolo Blahnik BB pump is the perfect cross between sophisticated and sexy.
They have a 4 1/2 inch covered heel. They are made of patent leather with a topstiched collar, leather lining, and a padded insole. The pumps are made in Italy. Manolo Blahnik patent leather pump.
In this picture, you can see the darker line between the sole and the upper, which is a feature of Manolo Blahnik’s.
New photo shows dark line btw upper and sole, so I’m ready to call it for Manolo Blahnik, which was one of the contenders I posted before. Also @melaniascloset thinks #manoloblahnik, so that’s a wrap! 👠💙🇺🇲 #Melania #trump #MelaniaTrump #instastyle #instafashion #fashionblogger #fashion #fashionista #stylish #style #FirstLady #FLOTUS #whitehouse #whitehousewardrobe #womenwhowork
Get Melania’s White Skirt Suit Style
Even if Karl Lagerfeld won’t custom design you an ensemble, you can still rock a white peplum skirt suit. Try this Stand Collar Peplum Skirt Suit from Tahari ASL.
The jacket has a stand collar and long sleeves. There is a gold tone swivel button-and-snap close on the peplum jacket. More about this suit:
Ultra-feminine crepe skirt suit is the go-to choice for important meetings and romantic dinners. Fitted jacket is polished by a single golden button at the seamed peplum waist.
The skirt has a hidden back zipper with hook-and-eye closure. The suit is made of polyester elastane crepe with a polyster lining. It’s available for $140, available in missy and petite sizes.
For a little more glam, try this Stand Collar Jacquard Skirt Suit, also from Tahari.
It also has a stand collar but with 3/4 sleeves. There are rhinestone buttons. More about this suit:
Lustrous jacquard skirt suit is all about chic sophistication. Stand-collar jacket shines with rhinestone buttons and eases over a slim, straight skirt.
This suit has a traditional silhouette a hidden back zipper with hook-and-eye closure. It is made of polyester jacquard with polyester lining. The suit is available for $160 in missy, petite, and plus sizes.
Finally, if a skirt suit isn’t for you, go for this Ann Taylor Patch Pocket Twill Jacket.
The jacket has a stand collar and long sleeves. It has front flap patch pockets. More about the jacket:
From the polished patch pockets to the sleek stand collar, this cotton twill jacket defines modern utility.
The jacket is made of 97 percent cotton and 3 percent elastane. It is available for $149 in regular and petite sizes.
Pair your white blazer or skirt suit with a pair of nude heels, like the Nine West ‘Jackpot’ Pointy Toe Pump.
These pumps have a 3 1/2 inche heel. More about the shoe:
Elevate your work or evening style with a go-to pump featuring clean, classic lines and a perfectly pointed toe.
They have leather uppers and a rubber sole. These nude pumps are available for $78.95.
What did you think of the First Lady’s white skirt suit look?