Shelley O Watch
Darlings, if we DON’T do a post about Shelley O’s outfits for her European trip, our inbox will collapse under the weight of all the missives begging us to do so. We do it for you, kittens. And for the children.
the White House in Washington, DC. President Obama is on his first visit to Europe.
Black sheath by Michael Kors
Well, at least she seems to have found the right heel height to wear when she’s with her husband. Please, Shelley. No more flats. As for this look, it works. It’s appropriately First Lady-ish.
at Stansted Airport ahead of the G20 summit in Stansted, England.
Black Michael Kors duster
Her signature Black Azzedine Alaia belt
We don’t think wearing a belted duster like that is the best idea for a woman with a set of substantial hips, but it is a stylish and striking look, so points for that. Plus, that’s probably the highest a First Lady’s hem has ever gone.
when she and the President met Prime Minister Gordon Brown and his wife Sarah Brow.
Oh Shelley, honey. No. Just no. Don’t get us wrong, they’re lovely pieces and we’re trying to get behind the whole “thrifty” thing in a time of economic uncertainty, but save the J. Crew pieces for Washington brunches and photo ops in your victory garden. Don’t wear them when you’re going to meet world leaders for the first time. Besides, pretty as they are, they don’t actually go all that well together. You’re all washed out and colorless, Shelley! No one wants that!
[Photos: Getty Images/WireImage/DailyLife/JCrew.com]