Bladensburg, MD (PressExposure) December 30, 2008 -- Inaugural and post inauguration dress sketches for Michelle and Barack Obama.
As the inauguration of Mr. Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America draws near, one aspect of the memorable event most people are looking forward to apart from the actual swearing in ceremony is what the first couple would be wearing to the inauguration, specifically Michelle Obama. Although Mr. Obama already hinted his choice of tuxedo for his inauguration, Michelle on the other hand is still undecided. Designers all over the world are soliciting for the opportunity to dress the first lady of the United States. This is evidence in the responds to WWD's design sweepstakes for Michelle Obama's inauguration dress.
Among the top designers soliciting for the opportunity to dress the first couple is designer Thony C Anyiam, a Washington DC metro area based designer/stylist. Thony Anyiam is one of African's leading, and influential fashion designer. He brings African and African American (Afrocentric) perspective to the design concept. He is known in the industry for his line of African inspired bridal and evening wear for both male and female. He is also the author of a new widely popular style book: Jumping the broom in style: A collection of style and information for the entire wedding party. According to Mr. Anyiam, this is an opportunity of a life time to dress the first couple of the United States of America. He then added, "Michelle Obama is a very attractive, elegant, and classy lady, with a beautiful silhouette, a dream for any designer to dress! Sketches are now posted. Click here for Michelle sketches.