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50 White House Style Moments

In honor of President's Day, we've gathered 50 photos of distinction from presidential libraries across the internet. We may not always agree with their politics, but there's no arguing that many of our nation's leaders had/have killer style.

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Merry First Christmas

The Obamas at the Christmas in Washington taping at the National Building Museum.

c/o White House Flickr

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Pink First Lady and Bill

The Clintons! Love that coat.

c/o Clinton Library

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Kennedy Family Portrait

Perhaps the most stylish first family.

Robert Knudsen. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Party Time

LBJ's inagural ball.

Yoichi Okamoto, LBJ Library

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First Wedding

The wedding of first daugher Lynda Johnson and Chuck Robb.

c/o LBJ Libaray

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Hang Ten

Nancy and Ronald Reagan enjoying some time on the beach. Nice shirt!

c/o Ronald Reagan Library

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First Snow

John F. Kennedy and daughter Caroline taking a stroll on the lawn.

Robert Knudsen. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Receiving Line

Jacqueline Kennedy greeting guests at the White House. One of these people has good style, the other, "unique."

Robert Knudsen. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Unified Front

Let's get down and celebrate the unification of Italy!

Robert Knudsen. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Lady Bird in the Wild

First Lady, Lady Bird Johnson touring the wilderness in Oregon.

Robert Knutsen

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Right This Way

Ethel Kennedy and some VIPs getting the tour of the White House.

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Go Greek

Ain't no party like a Greek Embassy party, yo!

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Goin' for a Drive

Who needs Air Force One? LBJ has an amphibious convertible.

c/o LBJ Library

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The Original Cowboy President

Cold war? No problem, let me just rope in this cattle.

c/o LBJ Library

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Pre-Aisle-Walk

LBJ getting ready to walk his daughter down the aisle.

c/o LBJ Library

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Date Night!

Just your usual double date night with King Hussein and Queen Noor.

c/o Reagan Library

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Supermodels in the White House

The gang's all here! President Reagan and wife Nancy posing for photo with Christie Brinkley, Cheryl Tiegs and Brooke Shields at Bob Hope's 80th birthday tribute at Kennedy Center. Whoop!

c/o Reagan Library

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Sweet Coats!

President Reagan, in a sick fur collar coat with President Vigdis Finnbogadottir of Iceland during his trip to Iceland for Reykjavik Summit. Classic Iceland.

c/o Reagan Library

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Nice Shirt

LBJ dancing with Imelda Marcos.       

Yoichi Okamoto, c/o LBJ Library

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Good Tidings to You, Meryl

Right after this they all came to my house and we drank eggnog.

c/o White House Flickr

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Walk in the Garden

Prince Phillip, Queen Elizabeth II and the Reagans. What fun!

c/o Reagan Library

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Family Portrait

So much Reagan plaid goodness.   

c/o Reagan Library

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Fix Your Tie

"We just signed the clean air act, will you fix your dang tie?"       

c/o LBJ Library

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Hail to the Snowman

Caroline whips up quite a snowman.

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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OMG Shoes

Reagan really liked riding boots, apparently.   

c/o Reagan Library

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Get Lei'd

On a trip to Indonesia, you can't not get lei'd.

Yoichi Okamoto, LBJ Library

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The Grimaldis Have Arrived!

There's a lot of style happening here.

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Sup, Boo? I like that Wu.

We're moving into a new house!

c/o White House Flickr

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Cowboy LBJ, part II

LBJ loved him some cowboy steez when he was on the ranch.

c/o LBJ Library

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Annie Hall in the White House

Nancy Reagan, Warren Beatty and Diane Keaton. The magic.

c/o Reagan Library

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Sup, Your Majesty

Michelle Obama shaking Queen Elizabeth II's hand. Fairly certain she is the first person in the world to do that. Blazing trails as usual.           

c/o White House Flickr

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Air Force One Swag

The Kennedys arriving at Andrews Air Force Base in Florida.

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A Little Chit Chat

Nancy Reagan and Elizabeth Taylor are having a great time during a dinner for Crown Prince Akihito of Japan. You know, typical.

c/o Reagan Library

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Ronald Reagan's Publicity Photo

America!

c/o Reagan Library

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Transit Style

The Tunisians are in town!

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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LBJ Cowboy Style III

Swag.        

c/o LBJ Library

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A Kodak Moment

Lady Bird and Lyndon on the campaign trail.

c/o LBJ Library

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Dacning with the Stars

John Travolta and Lady Diana Spencer dancing at the White House with Ronald and Nancy Reagan in the background.

c/o Reagan Library

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Vanessa is in Town

The Reagans greet Vanessa Williams.

c/o Reagan Library

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Bonjour!

Nancy and Ronald Reagan touring the grounds of Versailles.

c/o Reagan Library

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Cool pants.

Ronald Reagan and Queen Elizabeth II on horseback at Windsor Castle.

c/o Reagan Library

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So '90s

Bill and Hill, style for terms.

c/o William Clinton Library

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Whoa!

That's bright.

c/o William Clinton Library

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Great Minds

They're thinking alike, but what about?       

c/o William Clinton Library

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Out Loud

Etta James belting out a tune at the White House.

c/o William Clinton Library

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Tux Out

Pre-presidential Reagan Style at the 1971 Governor's Ball in Sacramento.

c/o Reagan Library

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Did She Ever Get It Wrong?

Throwing a shindig for the Japanese Embassy.

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Blast Off!

The Kennedys watching the space shuttle launch.

Cecil Stoughton. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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Mobama Don't Care

Cool, calm and collected. The Obamas.

c/o White House Flickr

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Healthy Hearts

The First Lady entertains some of the American Heart Association volunteers.

Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston

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