50 Years of Gorgeous Inaugural Gowns

From Jacqueline Kennedy's couture to Michelle Obama's two Wus, see how far first lady style has come

JACQUELINE KENNEDY

In 1961, the then-31-year-old earned her fashion icon status from the beginning, stepping out with John F. Kennedy in a white gown and cape she designed herself, with the help of Bergdorf Goodman's Ethan Frankau.