First Lady Wears an Alumnus’s Design in India

At the start of her trip to India with President Obama on January 25, First Lady Michelle Obama looked stunning in a printed crepe dress and a silk-and-wool cutaway coat from the spring 2015 collection of Bibhu Mohapatra, Fashion Design ’99. “This is a major moment for me and my brand,” he told WWD. “I feel like I now have come full circle, with Michelle Obama arriving in my homeland in clothes designed by me.”

Photo: The President and First Lady with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. Photo Credit: Shekhar Yadav/India Today Group/Getty Images