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    Check Out Michelle Obama's Fabulous French State Dinner Dress

    The First Lady rocked a gorgeous liberty blue and black Carolina Herrera gown.

    First Lady Michelle Obama wore a stunning blue and black gown for Tuesday's state dinner in honor of French President François Hollande.

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    The White House confirmed that designer Carolina Herrera designed the gown, which features a sweeping skirt and delicate lace overlay.

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    In a statement Tuesday night, Herrera described the gown as "a black hand-sewn beaded embroidery applique scallop-edged top over a liberty blue silk faille corset. A wide black velvet belt breaks up the top from the silk faille inverted pleat skirt."

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    Well played, Madame President. Well played.

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