My day-to-day wardrobe choices are very practical. I’m like, ‘What’s the temperature?’ ‘Am I going to be sitting in the grass?’ ‘Will I be playing with kids?’ ‘Can I sit on the floor?’ If I bend over [I'm] worrying about that … embarrassing shot.
-Michelle Obama tells reporters her style motto at a White House roundtable for her Let’s Move! campaign, via People Style Watch. She also touches on her support of emerging designers, saying, “I try to be thoughtful about spreading the wealth: young designers. Mixing things up is important to me.”