First Ladies' Inaugural Dresses. 9 Iconic First Lady Gowns Worth Talking About. Author picture of Sarah Wasilak June 5, 2018 by Sarah Wasilak. 928 Shares.
Photos of First Ladies, from Melania Trump, to Hillary Clinton, to Michelle Obama over the decades in their inauguration outfits.
When asked to contribute a dress to the exhibition, she chose the gown she wore to her husband's 1909 inauguration. Her choice established a precedent for .
The exhibition features more than two dozen gowns from the Smithsonian's. first ladies' gowns at the Smithsonian and includes many images of dresses and other. â€œPresidencyâ€ and â€œFirst Ladiesâ€ Exhibits for Inauguration (January 18, 2017) .
And they can represent the events to which they were wornâ€”from inaugural balls
But before they changed fashion history, they were officially introduced to the world on Inauguration Day. Take a look back at some of the best inaugural gowns .
With the First Lady's inaugural gown typically donated to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American.