On the historic day of Barack Obama’s inauguration, WWD looks back on our coverage of President-Elect Barack Obama and the myriad of effects his election has had on virtually every industry.
Michelle Obama Wears Rodriguez
For the first of the inaugural festivities, Michelle Obama opted for a pledge of allegiance to Narciso Rodriguez.
Obama Girls Influence Style
When it comes to the first family-elect, Michelle Obama is clearly not the only one with some style.
Michelle Obama’s White House Style
For her first visit to the White House with her husband, President-elect Barack Obama, on Monday afternoon, Michelle Obama sent some clear messages via her choice of fashion.
President Obama’s Era: Low-Key and Modern, From Society to Style
The reign of the 44th President-elect won’t be a New Camelot. Instead, he and his young family will bring their own youthful, low-key style to the White House.
POLITICS: GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS
New Era Dawns as Obama Steps Into Presidency
On the eve of an historic inauguration, Barack Obama is poised to roll out a groundbreaking agenda.
Obama’s First 100 Days
Now comes the hard part.
Obama Begins to Outline Stimulus Plan
President-elect Barack Obama conferred with congressional leaders Monday.
Obama Gives Major Economic Policy Speech
President-elect Barack Obama painted a bleak economic outlook.
Year in Fashion: Barack Obama’s New Agenda
Barack Obama, a junior senator from Illinois, beat the odds in this year’s historic election.
THE MEDIA AND BRAND OBAMA
The Obama Brand: Q&A With Irma Zandl
President-elect Barack Obama’s campaign messaging was with young voters, Zandl Group analyzed
The Obama Factor… Waiting for Beyonce… Halloween Parties…
Michelle Obama may very well be the new Oprah Winfrey when it comes to Midas touch.
THE OBAMA EFFECT: WASHINGTON D.C.
DC Retailers Prepping for Obama Influx
The inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama will help drive sales during a difficult selling period.
From the WWD Blog: Celebrity Swarm on the Potomac
The nation’s capital is turning Hollywood for President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration.
Red, White and Perfect: D.C. Preps for Inauguration
With high-definition cameras rolling and historical TV footage in the making, legions of lawmakers, political pundits and gala goers are bent on appearing picture perfect.