Michelle Obama Wears Bright, Busy Prints to Promote Girls' Education in Morocco

Meanwhile, Sasha and Malia Obama continue to dress the part of Cool White House Teens™.
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Michelle Obama in Peter Pilotto at the "Let Girls Learn" program in Marrakesh, Morocco on Tuesday. Photo: Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images

Michelle Obama in Peter Pilotto at the "Let Girls Learn" program in Marrakesh, Morocco on Tuesday. Photo: Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images

With just six months left in the White House, the Obama administration has kicked into high gear. For her part, First Lady Michelle Obama has embarked on a six-day trip to Liberia, Morocco and Spain to promote girls' education with her government initiative Let Girls Learn. Arriving in West Africa on Monday alongside daughters (and full-time Cool Teens™) Sasha, 15, and Malia, 17, FLOTUS has kept herself busy by visiting women's education programs in Monrovia and holding a discussion with young women (and Meryl Streep) in Marrakesh. In a country like Morocco, this visit is significant: more than a third of the nation's population of 34 million is illiterate and that rate is even higher among women, at 41 percent.

For the occasion, the First Lady has largely been sporting bright, busy prints from the likes of Marni, Peter Pilotto and more, as well as a particularly stunning paisley-printed Altuzarra dress to dinner with Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco on Tuesday. It seems as if she's returned to her roster of staples — wrap dresses, sleeveless shifts, etc. — after going full-glam in Givenchy Couture at the White House Correspondents' Dinner in April. 

Click through the gallery below to see all of the First Lady's looks from her latest trip, which we'll be updating as the week goes on.

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