Designer Sophie Theallet, who has dressed Michelle Obama, issued a statement saying she will not be dressing Melania https://t.co/PW1Gt72aQ4— The Cut (@TheCut) November 18, 2016
- Theallet is a French immigrant who launched her own label in 2007.
- First ladies are typically considered ambassadors for their countries fashion designers and will typically only wear labels from their country.
- Theallet urges other designers to support the boycott.
Open letter | Sophie Theallet | November 17th, 2016 pic.twitter.com/g1hIAyBmdF— sophie theallet (@sophietheallet) November 17, 2016
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