Melania was chic in polka dots for the White House Congressional Picnic on Friday.
For the outdoor event, Melania donned a navy and white polka-dot midi dress from Gabriela Hearst. Featured in the designers Fall ’19 lookbook, the dress is a silk long sleeve that is a has military-inspired epaulettes and a pleated waist to highlight the narrowest part of your frame. The shirt dress is perfect for a casual summer event and features concealed buttons on the center of the bodice. It retails for $1,590 on Net-A-Porter.
She paired the Gabriela Hearst dress with a white belt from Michael Kors. The belt is currently unavailable for purchase. As for footwear, Melania went with one of her old favorites, wearing a pair of white Christian Louboutin’ So Kate pumps. The white patent leather pumps is available available on Christian Louboutin’s website for $775.
The congressional picnic is an annual affair, where members of Congress and their families mingle. This year’s theme was Summer Solstice, as it fell on the first day of summer and longest day of the year.
Also in attendance were Vice President Mike Pence and second lady Karen Pence. The U.S. Marine Band and the U.S. Navy Band Cruisers performed.
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It's satisfying to know that we finally have an elegant and beautiful first lady in the White House.