The UN General Assembly is a serious affair... but we often get distracted by the fashionable sideshow that is the first ladies gathering. This year, as she's done before, Michelle Obama arrived in New York City to hang with her international first lady peers, including the First Lady of Ghana, the First Lady of Colombia and a HuffPost Style fave, Valerie Trierweiler, France's "First Girlfriend."
Meet FLOTUS' trendy friends in the photos below and check out her awesome white and navy paneled illusion dress. Whose exotic style signature is your favorite?
FLOTUS and Valerie Trierweiler
FLOTUS and Lordina Dramani Mahama, first lady of Ghana
FLOTUS and Shiranthi Rajapaksa, first lady of Sri Lanka
FLOTUS and Yoo Soon-taek, wife of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon