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Her fashion legacy may still be debated, Michelle Obama's second inaugural gown is headed to the Smithsonian Institution for one year. The Hill reports that the Jason Wu dress will be temporarily on display in the National Museum of American History's First Ladies exhibit, starting Tuesday.
This is the first time the Smithsonian Institution has displayed a second inaugural gown, according to the AP. Usually, these dresses are only exhibited in presidential libraries, but the hope is that this loan will begin a new tradition. PS: you'll be able to see Michelle's Jimmy Choo shoes at the National Museum of American History too.
· Michelle Obama's second inaugural gown headed to Smithsonian [The Hill]
· Michelle Obama's second gown lent to Smithsonian [AP]
· Is Michelle Obama's Fashion-Friendly Rep Exaggerated? [Racked DC]