Over three years as First Lady, Melania Trump is always impeccably dressed when she steps out to public events or political functions with her husband President Donald Trump. Despite fashion magazine refusing to cover or criticize her style, Melania has redefined the politics of fashion with her fashion-forward outfits.
From her love of belted coats, ultra-chic dresses and, of course, stunning heels, Melania gave fashion lovers multiple memorable looks. I have rounded up the top 12 outfits from each month (besides January) she has wore in 2019 as our gracious first lady.
February 18 — Visiting Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami
Melania Trump took a day trip to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami to unveil a healing garden and intensive care unit for heart patients. For this visit, Melania donned a simple yet elegant floral silk dress by Gabriela Hearst. The spring-ready floral long sleeve midi dress features a belted waist and a concealed button front. She paired the dress with pink python So Kate Python Christian Louboutin pumps.
March 22 — Hosting Caribbean leaders at Mar-a-Lago
First Lady Melania and President Trump hosted Caribbean leaders in the second White House, Mar-a-Lago. For the meeting, Melania donned a linen silk orange dress from London designer LK Bennett. The midi length sleeveless dress featured a black and orange Aztec-inspired print with a high round neck cut and the waist clinched in. To complete this look, Melania paired the dress with neon orange snakeskin Manolo Blahnik pumps.
April 22 — WH Easter Egg Roll
Hosting the 141st annual Easter Egg Roll at the White House’s South Lawn, First Lady Melania Trump looked spring-ready in a stylish light blue trench dress from Michael Kors. From the Spring 2019 Ready to Wear collection, the long-sleeve light blue trench coat dress features golden front buttons and chest flap pockets. The stylish number is a heavy suede midi dress that cinched in at the waist and also had two slip pockets on the hips. She paired the trench suede dress with a pair of nude Christian Louboutin ‘Eloise’ flats.
May 24-28 — All of What Melania Wore In Japan
During a four-day historic visit to Japan, First Lady Melania Trump was seen taking part in several traditional activities and events, including a welcome ceremony followed by state dinner banquet with Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako, a ‘Be Best’ event at a digital art museum, a sumo wrestling tournament and visiting US troops in Yokosuka. Over the course of the trip, Melania was photographed wearing six different outfits, all designer including Calvin Klein, Roland Mouret, Carolina Herrera, and pairs of Christian Louboutin pumps.
June 2-4 — All Of What Melania Wore In London
During a three-day visit to London, Melania was photographed wearing seven different outfits, all designer from Gucci, Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Celine, Givenchy and pairs of Christian Louboutin pumps and hats.
June 18 — President Trump 2020 Kickoff Rally
For President Trump 2020 campaign kickoff rally, Melania wore a bright yellow jumpsuit from the Ralph Lauren Collection. The wide-leg silk jumpsuit features a capelike back overlay with a back keyhole and billowing sleeves. To complete this look, Melania paired the jumpsuit with a metallic gold belt and matching yellow Christian Louboutin pumps.
July 4 — Fourth Of July Salute To America Event
Celebrating Fourth of July at the Lincoln Memorial during a special “Salute to America” event, Melania wore an off-the-shoulder white striped flared dress from Carolina Herrera. Part of the Spring/Summer 2019 resort collection, this sleeveless midi dress featured multicolored stripes on the flare of the dress, asymmetrical sleeves and oversized tie fastening. As for footwear, Melania went with one of her favorites, wearing a pair of pink Christian Louboutin’ So Kate pumps.
August 24 — Arriving to France For G7 Summit
Touching down in Biarritz, France for the G7 summit, Melania donned a yellow sleeveless dress from American brand, Calvin Klein. The dress features tie-dyed fuchsia pink medallions printed splattered across the front and the hip side of the dress. The Calvin Klein 205 W39NYC is a fit-and-flare silhouette that has a high neck like and is composed of denim cotton. To complete the look, Melania paired the bright yellow dress with fuchsia pink patent leather Christian Louboutin pumps.
September 20 — State Dinner Honoring Australian Prime Minister
Holding the second state diplomatic dinner to honor the visit of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jenny, the black-tie dinner took place in the Rose Garden. Melania donned a light green silk chiffon pleated gown by J. Mendel. From the 2019 Ready-to-Wear collection, the long sleeve floor length gown features a ruffled front and pleated skirt, an A-line silhouette and a crew neckline. She matched the gown with a pair of patent leather opal green pumps by Christian Louboutin.
October 28 — Celebrating Halloween At The White House
Melania alongside President Donald Trump celebrated their third Halloween at the White House, greeting trick-or-treaters and handing out Halloween candy. Not dressed in costume, Melania donned a patchwork leather trench coat from Michael Kors. From the Fall 2019 Collection, the collared leather trench is tailored with neutral patchwork mosaic pattern inspired from the 1970s. The trench coat in a princess-cut silhouette features an elongated collar and front patch pockets. She paired the trench coat with a pair of black satin Manolo Blahnik pumps.
November 20 — Visiting American Red Cross HQ
Melania and Second Lady Karen Pence visited the American Red Cross Headquarters in Washington, D.C. to assemble comfort kits for troops deployed stationed in Romania, Poland, Djibouti, Iraq, and Kuwait. For the visit, Melania donned a camel-colored leather button-down from Equipment. From the Spring 2019 collection, the ‘Fanette’ leather shirt is made from mushroom leather that features a single patch pocket on the left side of the chest and contrasting black buttons at the cuffs. She tucked the leather shirt inside a pair of cropped olive-green dress pants from Michael Kors Collection with a thin dark brown Alligator Engine-Buckle Belt from Ralph Lauren clinched at the waist. As for shoes, Melania skipped her go-to designer stilettos and wore a pair of tan and brown python loafers from Zara’s fall ’18 collection.
December 12 — White House Congressional Ball
Looking majestic at the Congressional Ball, Melania wore a white crystal-embellished cape silk gown from Lebanese designer Reem Acra. Made from fluid silk-crepe, the gown has a dramatic cape-effect back that is outlined by its featuring sparkling crystals and flows beautifully at the floor. She matched the gown with a pair of silver pumps by Christian Louboutin.
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