Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen

The First Lady's sleek white and blue outfit drew comparisons to similar looks sported by Princess Diana on a number of occasions in the '80s and '90s.
The former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, made a number of interesting revelations about her time in the White House in her memoir Becoming. In one chapter of the bestselling book, the mother-of-two spoke about how at one point during her husband Barack's campaign, she realized that the clothes she wore were under just as much scrutiny as the words she spoke. Michelle's observation rings true in the case of pretty much every woman who has held the role till date and, of course, the current First Lady of the country, Melania Trump is no exception.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen
As a former model, Melania is well aware of how one's outfit choices speak volumes. The 49-year-old has always made it a point to put her best foot forward and one thing even her critics cannot deny is her elegant style. She brought her fashion A-game to the Trumps' recent Japan state visit, and it appears as though the mother-of-one decided to take it up a notch for their ongoing UK trip. While every single one of the outfits she has sported so far has gotten fashion gurus across the world nodding in approval, there's one in particular which has captured everyone's undivided attention.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen

Melania appeared to pay homage to late Princess Diana with her outfit choice while visiting Buckingham Palace with her husband Donald Trump on Monday afternoon. The First Lady looked stunning in a custom white colored Dolce and Gabbana long-sleeve dress with a dark blue collar and belt. She completed her ensemble with a matching Hervé Pierre hat and a pair of Manolo Blahnik heels. The sleek look was reminiscent of similar outfits sported by Princess Diana on a number of occasions and also drew a comparison to a Givenchy dress-and-hat combo worn by Duchess Meghan in June 2018.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen

According to a report by E! News, the white and navy color combination is a Princess Diana classic as the mother-of-two had been spotted in a series of white and navy skirt suits in the '80s and '90s. Although Melania's outfit wasn't an exact copy of any of those looks, the similarities are unmissable. The First Lady's look for the occasion quickly got the seal of approval from netizens who praised her for the "classic" look. One Twitter user even went as far as to declare FLOTUS the winner in a "battle of the hats" with Prince Charles’ wife Camilla, who also sported a white outfit for the occasion.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen

The admiration for Melania's outfit also appeared to transcend political opinions as even her critics couldn't help but admit to their fondness for the look. Meanwhile, some also compared the ensemble to a memorable high-contrast dress and statement hat look sported by actress Audrey Hepburn in the 1964 movie My Fair Lady while portraying the lead character Eliza Doolittle. Whatever the inspiration behind the First Lady's outfit, it's safe to say she hit all the fashion sweet spots with her look.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen

According to Fox News, the Trumps were greeted at Buckingham Palace by Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall. The First Couple then had lunch with Queen Elizabeth and tea with Prince Charle before attending a state banquet at Buckingham Palace later that day. The event called for formal attire and Melania did not disappoint. She opted for yet another classic white ensemble and looked ravishing in a column gown featuring a sheer neckline and flame-like detailing at the bust. The First Lady paired the gown with long, white gloves and put her hair up in a sleek updo.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen

In fact, white appears to have been the favorite color of the night with the women of the Royal family who arrived at the event dressed in white. According to a report by Today, Queen Elizabeth II donned an embellished, white, long-sleeve gown and gloves while the Duchess of Cornwall, Camila opted for a similar style with three-quarter length sleeves. Meanwhile, the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton looked stunning in a gorgeous textured white gown featuring cap sleeves, lace detail, and tiered ruffles.
Beautiful Melania Dressed in Stunning White Honors the Memory of Princess Diana When Meeting the Queen