PEOPLE'S 10 Best Dressed Stars of 2008

Classic or rebel, girl-next-door or vamp, each of these women made all the right fashion moves this year. By Melissa Liebling-Goldberg

  • MICHELLE OBAMA  photo | Michelle Obama

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Updated: Wednesday Sep 17, 2008 | 10:00 AM EDT


Politics were tougher than ever, but Obama wowed along the campaign trail with confidence, in polished looks that bring to mind another first lady. Sticking mainly to favorite hometown designers like Maria Pinto, who crafted her sleek purple sheath, Obama also tried new looks by Isabel Toledo and jeweler Tom Binns for campaign fund-raisers. Next up: the inaugural balls!