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$98

J. CREW GLOVES

“We couldn’t ask for a more elegant customer!” J. Crew creative director Jenna Lyons says of Michelle, who wore green leather gloves, which will be available for purchase next fall.

$20,000

DIAMOND STUDS

Diamond studs surrounded by pavé stones (estimated at 2 carats) added a sophisticated touch of bling to what a friend calls Michelle’s “clean, polished, pulled-together” look.

$2,125

ISABEL TOLEDO DRESS AND COAT

She chose to wear an “optimistic” spring color, Cuban-born Toledo said, but the First Lady’s Swiss wool lace frock and matching coat had an extra lining to help combat the frigid temperatures. Similar items will be sold at Barneys this spring.

$585

JIMMY CHOO PUMPS

Green is the new black. “These are not traditionally patriotic colors,” style expert Stacy London says of Michelle’s chartreuse ensemble and bottle-green pumps. “She’s saying, ‘I’m going to be a different kind of First Lady.'”