Best of 2009

PEOPLE'S 10 Best Dressed

Daring or demure, high fashion or hippie chic, each of these stars turned up the heat and set the fashion world ablaze this year

BEST ACCESSIBLE GLAMOUR

"I don't consider myself a fashionista," Michelle Obama tells PEOPLE, but many would beg to differ. She's made a signature style out of sleeveless sheaths and shown an uncanny knack for mixing high and low – wearing everything from Gap and J.Crew to Michael Kors and Narciso Rodriguez.