The UK Daily Mail calls her the first lady of flamboyance.
The US media constantly compares her to Jackie Kennedy.
I report, you decide.
Fashion critic Alice Olins of The UK Times Online demands answers:
What was that strange orange snake working its way around the First Lady’s middle?
And the spotted plastic belt? Well, put it this way, her favourite Alaia studded one need not worry about the competition.
Lots of mortified people in the comment section…
Jana has some helpful tips for the media in covering fashion icon, Michelle.