The first lady has worn Kors on a few key occasions including for the start of a Palm Beach weekend with Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and his wife Akie.
The designer created the outfit specifically for the occasion.
The designer spoke to Fern Mallis in front of a sold-out crowd at 92Y about his inspiration to design footwear, his beauty business and the famous red-soled shoes.
“The current first lady is the best thing about the Trump administration. She’s like a ‘Mona Lisa’ sphinx.”
For Thursday night’s dinner at Mar-a-Lago, the First Lady chose a vibrant red square-necked dress,while Liyuan chose a floral motif with a mandarin collar with a purple velvet scarf.
Two hundred guests are expected at the April 18 fashion show.
The awards recognized women who have worked to better women’s lives globally.
“Together we will make a difference in the lives of many girls and empower them,” said the First Lady.
In recent weeks, the First Lady has taken a more public role with her East Wing responsibilities as was the case Sunday at the Governors Ball.
Melania Trump wore a Norisol Ferrari design to a pre-Inauguration ceremony but Ferrari prefers to focus on the clothes rather than on the Trump connection.
The amended lawsuit cites New York Times reporter Jacob Bernstein.