The "twisted American classic" style of designer Byron Lars has caught the attention of First Lady Michelle Obama.

Lars, who is celebrating 20 years in fashion, enjoyed the esteemed honor of seeing First Lady Michelle Obama appear in one of his designs, the Holiday Swirl Neck Blush Dress, at the 'In Performance at the White House,' special taped on June 2.

Catch a full glimpse of Mrs. O in this original Beauty Mark creation as she rocks out with Sir. Paul McCartney onstage for a rendition of 'Hey Jude.' 'The Paul McCartney: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song In Performance at the White House' airs Wednesday, July 28, at 8 P.M. ET on PBS stations nationwide, followed by an encore presentation at 9:30 P.M.

If you adore the slimming fit and eye-catching color of Lady O's original design, snag a similar style for only $316. The Byron Lars Silk Charmeuse Dress in Blush and Grey is available at Want to own the real thing? This October three select Lord & Taylor stores, New York/5th Avenue, Connecticut/Stanford and Washington/Chevy Chase, will carry the exact Byron Lars dress you see on Michelle Obama.


By staff 07/28/2010 16:18:00

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