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Happy Birthday, Michelle Obama! Check Out the First Lady's Best Style Moments

No matter what your political leanings are, it's pretty hard to deny that the First Lady has an impeccable sense of style and a top-notch wardrobe. She looks amazing every single day and made repeating outfits chic before Kate Middleton. (Accessories—including an accomplished professional background, inspiring public speaking skills and the buffest arms on Capitol Hill—don't hurt either.)

On top of looking amazingly elegant and accessible at the same time, the FLOTUS also has a sophisticated eye for designers—making Jason Wu and Thakoon household names. And somehow managing to wear Margiela to a NASCAR race while looking casually-fashion-forward and not at all one-percenty.

To celebrate MObama's 49th birthday—and kick off what's sure to be another stylish four years as her husband heads into his second term in office—we've updated our growing compendium of the First Lady's best looks ever. As for what she'll choose to wear to Monday night's inaugural balls? Well, that's anyone's guess.

After returning from the First Family's Hawaiian holiday in early January, Mrs. Obama strolled with Sasha in a violet fringed scarf, slouchy moto jacket and skinny black pants. Also: can we discuss how awesome her daughter's floral jeans are?!

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