Michelle Obama's Travel Chic

From meeting heads of state to flying in style, the first lady brings her distinctly American brand of elegance to England. By Melissa Liebling-Goldberg

SPRING FLOWERS

The First Lady greeted her also-chic French counterpoint – the former model Carla Bruni-Sarkozy – in a red and black pixelated floral Thakoon coat over a coordinating sheath, also by Thakoon. For Bruni-Sarkozy's part, she stuck to her favorite label, wearing a belted suede coat from Dior.