Michelle Obama steps off Air Force One in the Grand Canyon

Michelle Obama names these shorts as her biggest fashion regret


Michelle Obama may be under the fashion microscope just as much as our very own Kate Middleton, but that hasn’t stopped her confessing to a few outfit faux pas.

No stranger to dividing the fashion pack at times, gaining surprise criticism from Vivienne Westwood and Karl Lagerfeld, the First Lady has revealed her own ‘why did I wear that’ moment.

Speaking during a visit to BET talk show 106 and Park, she cited the time she wore cargo shorts on a family trip to the Grand Canyon in 2009.

‘I know the first time we went on a family vacation, I had shorts on getting off of Air Force One and that created a huge stink because people were like, she's wearing shorts getting off of Air Force One. And I thought, 'What? We're on vacation!’,’ she said.

But added: ‘I kind of always am happy with what I'm wearing.’

Seeming to take note of her biggest fashion regrets, Michelle has gone on to wow us in ASOS summer dresses and, of course, more from the J.Crew rails. 

By Jessica Bridgeman

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