Having lost the hat of inaugurations past, Hillary Clinton appeared radiant today in her royal blue ensemble by Oscar de la Renta. She lacked the chunky jewelry of campaigns past (who thought a chunky necklace was necessary with every outfit, anyway?), but she had a couple of large sparkly bits at her ears, a coat made to stand out in a sea of black broadcoats, and a smile not even Bill Clinton seemed to be able to manage (despite the roars from the crowd when he was introduced). Of course, she’s about to embark on a grand new adventure as secretary of state and he gets to hang in Harlem and coordinate (some) donations to the Clinton Global Initiative, so perhaps that’s to be expected.
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