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In pics | Michelle Obama stuns in this Naeem Khan creation  

The US First Lady, Michelle Obama, looked stunning in an Indian-American fashion designer Naeem Khan’s creation on Friday at the State Dinner hosted by US President Barack Obama in honour of leaders from Nordic countries.

world Updated: May 14, 2016 11:53 IST
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US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama speak to the media as they await the arrival of Nordic leaders at the White House in Washington.
US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama speak to the media as they await the arrival of Nordic leaders at the White House in Washington.(Reuters Photo)

The US First Lady, Michelle Obama, looked stunning in an Indian-American fashion designer Naeem Khan’s creation on Friday at the State Dinner hosted by US President Barack Obama in honour of leaders from Nordic countries.

Michelle wore a blush-coloured gown by the New York based designer that featured a bodice, full skirt and one-shoulder detailing.

US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama await the arrival of Nordic leaders at the White House in Washington. (Reuters Photo)

Naeem Khan has been one of the favourite designers of Mrs Obama, as she first wore the his creation to her first State Dinner back in 2009.

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama stand with Nordic leaders and their spouses, during a photograph in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo)

State dinner are usually held for one head of State but the President honoured five countries this time, including Sweden, Iceland, Finland, Denmark and Norway.

US First Lady Michelle Obama touches the chin of US President Barack Obama. (Reuters Photo)

“She looks great,” Obama said complementing his wife as they welcomed the guests at the North Portico of the White House.

“He stepped on my dress,” quipped the First Lady.

US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk in as they are introduced during a state dinner. (AP Photo)
US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama welcome Sauli Niinisto (2nd right), President of the Republic of Finland and Mrs Jenni Haukio (left) at a state dinner. (Reuters Photo)

Popular Indian-American actor and comedian Aziz Ansari attended the State Dinner with his mother Fatima Ansari.

Celebrities like Miranda Kerr, Tracee Ellis Ross, Al Roker, Connie Britton, David Letterman and Will Ferrell were also present.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greet Finnish President Sauli Niinisto and his wife Jenni Haukio on the North Portico. (AP Photo)

This was Obama’s 12th State Dinner after he hosted the inaugural one for the then Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in November 2009.

President Barack Obama makes remarks before delivering a toast during a State Dinner for Nordic leaders on the South Lawn of the White House. (AP Photo)