02/13/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Inaugural Gowns: A Look Back (SLIDESHOW)

As the world wonders what Michelle Obama will wear to the inaugural balls, we're taking a look back at what past political women went with. Did they make the right decision? Let us know below.

See other inauguration style news including what first ladies wore during inauguration day.

Inaugural Gowns

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