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The President and First arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu, Hawaii last Friday. The Obama family will spend their annual holiday vacation in Hawaii, returning to Washington on January 5.

Landing in Honolulu, Mrs. O wore a vibrant printed sundress paired with a cropped black cardigan. Gold hoops completed the warm weather look.

Update: Mrs. O wears the Taped Frock in Modern Camo by Tracy Reese, available here.


In the Mix


On Friday, October 11, First Lady and President Obama, joined by their daughter Malia, met with Malala Yousafzai in the Oval Office. Ms. Yousafzai is the young Pakistani student who was shot by the Taliban a year ago. She recently published here story in a new book, "I Am Malala," available here.

For the occasion, Mrs. O wore a magenta print dress featuring a high neckline.

Update: The First Lady wears the Tracy Reese Cowl Frock in Black Magenta, available here.

First Lady Michelle Obama also joined President Obama to honor former U.S. Army Captain William Swenson, a verteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, with the Medal of Honor in the East Room of the White House last Tuesday, October 15.

For the ceremony, Mrs. O turned to a familiar dress: the Reid dress by Rachel Roy, first seen in June 2009, here.


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President and First Lady Obama, alongside former President Bill Clinton and former President Jimmy Carter, attended the Let Freedom Ring Commemoration as part of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington today.

For the occasion, Mrs. O wore a gorgeous scarlet and black Tracy Reese Embellished Flared Frock, available on the designer's website, here.


Voyage to Ireland

The Obamas traveled to Lough Erne, Northern Ireland where the president will attend the G-8 summit this week. Leaving the White House on Sunday evening, Mrs. O wore a Tracy Reese Combo Frock in Black and Parchment Gingham, previously seen here, paired with a cropped cardigan and structured ladylike black bag.

Landing in Northern Ireland this morning, Mrs. O had changed ensembles, debuting a Burberry trench coat. First up for the official events: the First Lady joined President Obama for a speech at Waterfront Hall in Belfast, Ireland. For the occasion, Mrs. O wore a matte gold top paired with rust colored pants (seen earlier at Aldergrove International Airport). Layers of pearl and stone necklaces completed the look - a masterful neutral mix!

Later in the day, Mrs. O traveled with her daughters to Dublin, Ireland, where the family visited Trinity College, Old Library, reviewing archives that document the Obamas' Irish ancestry. For this appearance, Mrs. O updated her look by adding a printed, open vest from designer Lela Rose.

On Monday evening, Mrs. O viewed a special performance by the Riverdance company at the historic Gaiety Theatre, joined by Moya Doherty, co-founder of Riverdance, Fionnuala Kenny, the wife of the Taoiseach Enda Kenny, and Sabina Higgins, the wife of the President of Ireland, Michael Higgins. For this appearance, Mrs. O changed once more, wearing an Azalea Silk Crepe top and Navy Merino Wool blazer from Narciso Rodriguez, paired with black pants. Black pumps and earrings from Susan Hanover completed the look.


Tracy Reese Repeat

It's been a quiet week or two for Mrs. O in terms of official events and appearances. Today the First Lady returned to the public eye, attending her daughter Sasha's dance recital at the Strathmore Music Center in Bethesda, Maryland. For the event, Mrs. O wore an Indigo Floral Jersey Dress by Tracy Reese, first seen in April 2010, here, and again in June 2010, here. Mustard hued flats, gold hoop earrings and a cream clutch completed the summer look.