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It might have been a cold day in Washington, D.C., on January 20 but souls were warm as ever in the capital for the swearing in of our forty-fourth President. A supportive Mrs. Obama was right by her husband’s side in a gorgeous two-piece airy green ensemble from Isabel Toledo. A pro at effortlessly mixing high and low fashions, the First Lady completed her look with leather gloves from one of her go-to brands, J.Crew.
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