Hervé Pierre is speaking with investors about launching his own collection, perhaps as early as December.
“Together we will make a difference in the lives of many girls and empower them,” said the First Lady.
Trump opted for matching shoes to finish off the look.
The designer cast Neve Campbell, Corinne Bailey Rae, Sarita Choudhury, Chynna Rogers and more to paint a picture of all types of beauty.
The incoming First Lady wore a pale blue cashmere ensemble.
Melania Trump brought her New York style to Washington, D.C., wearing a beaded Reem Acra gown Thursday night and a Norisol Ferrari ensemble for a wreath-laying ceremony earlier in the day at Arlington National Cemetery.
Karl Lagerfeld likely will join Ralph Lauren in dressing the incoming first lady.
“I’m all for people standing up for what they believe in,” she said.
Personal belongings, Billy Haines furniture and Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry will be among the items auctioned at Christie’s in New York.
For what was the Obama administration’s thirteenth state dinner, Grammy-winning Chrisette Michele was invited to entertain guests.
The event will honor Victoria Beckham, Yue-Sai Kan, Josie Maran, Naomi Campbell and others for their humanitarian work.