There's nothing better than being recognized for your strengths, especially when it's by Michelle Obama, and Thom Browne can definitely agree with that!
Last Friday the designer was part of a very special White House moment as he joined other designers in Washington to be honored by Miz Obama.
Mr. Browne took home an award in the category of the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards, and said he was "overwhelmed by the experience". Thom explained
Tags: alexis bittar, michelle obama, national design awards, smithsonians cooper hewitt national design awards, thom browne, white house
Michelle Obama played hostess at the Smithsonian's Cooper Hewitt National Design Awards on Tuesday.
The event held in the East Room of the White House honored top designers, including J. Mendel's Gilles Mendel for exceptional work in fashion.
[Image via AP Images.]
Tags: gilles mendel, j mendel, michelle obama, mobama, smithsonians cooper hewitt national design awards, white house