The 2016 Democratic National Convention might not have been quite the sartorial circus of, say, the Academy Awards, but it still merits a round of applause. The fashion display was all about American designers — there was hardly an Italian, Frenchman, or Brit in sight, but there was Coach, Michael Kors, and Christian Siriano. See the 10 best looks from the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, here.
Hillary Clinton stood out against a blue backdrop in a white pantsuit — though she and whoever designed the suit have been surprisingly quiet about the identity of the designer.
Lena Dunham and America Ferrera
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Lena Dunham, in Gabriela Hearst, and America Ferrera, in Black Halo, at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 2016.
Michelle Obama at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 2016.
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Katy Perry spoke briefly before breaking into “Roar,” wearing Michael Kors Collection on the final day of the Democratic National Convention.
Chloë Grace Moretz wore a conservative navy Coach power suit for her remarks at the Democratic National Convention on its final day.
Debra Messing wore a blue Teri Jon by Rickie Freeman dress with an asymmetrical peplum skirt for her DNC remarks on day two of the Democratic National Convention — she appeared again at the convention’s close alongside Kristen Bell.
Elizabeth Banks in a sweet Elie Saab mini dress at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 2016.
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Meryl Streep drew attention with an old Catherine Malandrino standby — which has since sold out — printed with an American flag pattern for the Democratic National Convention’s second day in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 2016.
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Actress Angela Bassett opted for a sky-blue Karen Millen dress — the theme of the week was definitely blue dresses by lesser-known American designers.