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Michelle Obama’s three-stop trip to Liberia, Morocco, and Spain is coming to a close, and along with her mission to promote education for girls around the world, she succeeded in making it one of her most fashion-y tours to date.
One helpful reason why: the entirety of the trip was a dude-free zone. While MObama brought both Sasha and Malia, as well as her mother Marian Shields Robinson, Barack was left at home, as she explained cheekily, "because he’s a boy." Pretty solid reason, tbh.
And just like Taylor Swift demonstrated the ideal wardrobe for a Roman holiday this same week, the First Lady wore appropriately floral, paisley, and abstract print dresses for the occasion. Below, all the looks, plus where to shop ‘em.
Michelle Obama poses with members of the U.S. Peace Corps in Liberia wearing a Marni dress; similar pre-owned style available here for $145.
The First Lady lands in Morocco in a Proenza Schouler wrap dress, $1,750.
MObama speaks with young women in Morocco as part of her "Let Girls Learn" initiative in a Peter Pilotto silk ruffle dress, $1,995.
Speaking with Princess Laila Salma of Morocco at a dinner in an Altuzarra crepe du chine "Winnie" dress, $2,995.
Departing Morocco in an Etro A-line dress. Shop similar styles here.
Arriving in Madrid wearing a Proenza Schouler long wrap dress, on sale for $647.50.
Mrs. Obama meets with Queen Letizia of Spain in a Delpozo cape-back dress, now on sale for $780.