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Michelle Obama chose a custom silk print Tracy Reese dress and J.Crew Everly pumps for her tear-jerker DNC speech. It's not the first time she paired designer with high street—she is a known supporter of brands like Jason Wu, Michael Kors, and Talbots. Anticipating the deluge of online orders that's sure to follow, Fashionista reports that Reese's PR is already talking to production. The $245 J.Crew pumps, however, won't be around for much longer. [Fashionista]