First lady Michelle Obama was seen wearing a vintage dress to a public event this past week. She is believed to be the only first lady to be seen wearing a second hand dress in public. The dress is a one-of-a-kind by the late American designer, Norman Norell. The dress is a lace black overlay, tea length style that although is from the 1950's has a contemporary fee.. A vintage look with a take on the current lace trend seen in fashion.
Obama purchased the dress from New York Vintage located at 117 West 25th Street in New York City.