First Lady Style: Fab Fall Coats

There's no better place for first-class inspiration than the First Lady herself! Check out her selection of fall coats.
ESSENCE.COM Oct, 31, 2011

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Mrs. O, with her hubby, punches up her classic wide-leg trousers, with a bright, purple knee-length wool coat. What we love most about it? The neckline which extends into a scarf.

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Mrs. O coat is as beautiful as they come! This beautiful, black number has unexpected elements like a double lapel and rounded shoulders which make it a bold statement count.

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Michelle Obama balances out a boldly printed scoop neck dress with a classic, tan trench coat. We love the classic colar and double-breasted detail.

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The First Lady pairs her lovely hombre purple sheath with a matching knee-length coat.

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Mrs. O, with her husband – the President, cut’s a sophisticated figure in this waist length, double breasted, black wool pea-coat. Chic!

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Mrs. O takes a walk on the bold side by pairing her pretty purple dress with a bright, blue knee length cardigan coat. The overall effect of this color-blocked ensemble is uber chic and right on trend!

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This camel colored coat with ivory piping is by far one of our favorite coat’s by Mrs. O! We love how she wears it with a leopard print scarf!

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This pic provides us with a clearer view of this camel colored stunner! We love how easily Mrs. O can dress down – or dress up – this cute!

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Even a solemn moment can’t distract from Mrs. O’s shining sartorial choices. This lovely pea coat stands out for it’s strong shoulders, traditional collar and edgy cut-out detail on the waistline. A pair of black leather gloves absolutely finish this look off.

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Mrs. O pairs her chic LBD with a brocade style knee length coat. It looks so lovely with her signature pearls and pointy toe pumps.

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The rich, ruby hue of this silk blend knee length coat, transforms this coat into a stunning show stopper.

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Mrs. O, flanked by two dashing soldiers, is the picture of elegance in this chic, classic wool coat worn with a contrast scarf.

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It’s not all wool coats and silk blends! Mrs. O shows that parka’s are just as preferred as she slips into a pretty black parka while gardening with students.

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Mrs. O selects a knee-length blue and ivory marbled coat, which she pairs over a similarly colored blue dress.

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Mrs. O elevates a light fall coat by making it part of a monochrome ensemble! The clear corset style belt ties together the sorbet dress and sorbet coat in more ways than one!

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Mrs. O elevates a basic black coat by pairing a bold, red cardigan underneath. We love the relaxed elegance of this knee length number.

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Mrs. O keeps things chic and sleek with this lovely pea-green wool coat that boasts an oversized shawl collar.


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