For some reason, Michelle has been touted as a ‘style icon’ these last eight years. Now, we aren’t saying Michelle is ugly but some of her fashion choices are questionable. In protest, designer Sophie Theallet is calling for other designers to refuse to dress Melania. Well, if they dressed Michelle, then that’s a good thing. We’re pretty sure Melania will be okay without them.
Sophie Theallet has vowed not to dress Melania Trump when she becomes First Lady and urged other designers to follow her example.
Speaking on behalf of her brand, the designer tweeted a damning open letter in which she said they ‘will not participate in dressing or associating in any way with the next First Lady’.
Citing the ‘rhetoric of racism, sexism and xenophobia’ of the president-elect’s campaign, she ruled out ever working with Melania – despite not having been asked.
While she is not a household name, Sophie has dressed Michelle Obama numerous times over the last eight years as well as celebrities including Alicia Keys and Kim Kardashian.
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