Michelle Obama Wears $6,800 Jacket At Pre-Olympic Ceremony

Michelle Obama has bee criticized for her dressing up as she wore a $6,800 coat to attend the Pre-Olympic Ceremony reception at Buckingham Palace on Friday.

Wearing a white skirt and white coat with solver embroidery made an attention to the people and she got positive feedback from fashion critics. She looked like Queen of the fashion at the party.

Michelle Obama heads to Pre-Olympic Ceremony reception at Buckingham Palace on Friday

Michelle Obama wears a $6,800 Jacket  to Pre-Olympic Ceremony reception at Buckingham Palace on Friday

The First Lady’s fashion “cost more than the average American family makes in a month,” blogger site Gateway Pundit posted, citing that a normal American family earns $4,284 a month.

The wife of President Barack Obama is often being criticized by fashion critics for her style choices. The coat was designed by J. Mendel, and Mrs. Obama teamed up her dress with silver heels.

The first lady’s fancy J. Mendel capsleeve jacket—“white viscose techno crepe tailored jacket with overlapped side panels and silver embroidery” from the 2013 Resort collection, according to a press release from the company.

As well as the royal family’s queen didn’t disappoint critics at the Pre-Olympic Ceremony reception either. She also wore a light-blue dress designed by the British designer Christopher Kane.

To opening of the Summer Olympics on Friday, Mrs. Obama addressed the US teams. “Being here is otherworldly for me, you know,” she said, according to Reuters. “I am still so inspired by all of you. I am still in awe of everything you have achieved.”

Michelle Obama and Queen Elizabeth – Reception At Buckingham Palace For Heads Of State And Government Attending The Opening Ceremony Of The Olympics

Michelle Obama and Queen Elizabeth – Reception At Buckingham Palace For Heads Of State And Government Attending The Opening Ceremony Of The Olympics

The First Lady smiled and added, “Try to have fun. Try to breathe a little bit. But also win, right? In the end winning is good.”

As the London 2012 Games have been led to its sixth day, the US had already garnered 16 total medals including six being gold. The States trail only China in the medal count.

Celebrating their 98-71 win, Mrs. Obama shook hands for each member of the US national team and hugged with their opposition. She also starred at the middle of the court for a brief cheer, Yahoo! News reports. Mrs. Obama’s appearance at the Olympics Games 2012 coincides with Let’s Move program, which helps minimize childhood obesity.

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