STYLE & BEAUTY
09/28/2016 03:33 pm ET

We Need To Talk About Barack Obama's Style

The man is consistently hitting it out of the park.

Michelle Obama is a true fashion icon. From floral dresses to killer gowns to trendy jumpsuits, the first lady can do no wrong.

President Barack Obama, on the other hand, often gets the short end of the stick. Suits just tend to be less exciting than dramatic gowns, and standing out next to Michelle is a nearly impossible feat. So we decided to take on the herculean task of narrowing down President Obama’s all-time best suits.

The verdict? President Obama has sneakily become the most stylish leader of the free world yet. Here are President Barack Obama’s 26 best suits:

  • 26
    Let's get President Obama's one fashion misstep out of the way. If the suit doesn't impress Prince George, it
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    Let's get President Obama's one fashion misstep out of the way. If the suit doesn't impress Prince George, it doesn't impress us. End of story.
  • 25
    Now back to the good stuff. We're loving President Obama's youthful glow in this photo from the 2008 campaign
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    Now back to the good stuff. We're loving President Obama's youthful glow in this photo from the 2008 campaign trail.
  • 24
    Let's face it: no suit on earth can compete with the cuteness of Bo.
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    Let's face it: no suit on earth can compete with the cuteness of Bo.
  • 23
    If you look closely, you can almost see the&nbsp;seeds of <a href="http://www.refinery29.com/2016/09/124550/hillary-clinton-r
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    If you look closely, you can almost see the seeds of Hillary Clinton's red power suit being planted in this photo from the 2007 Democratic presidential debates. 
  • 22
    President Obama's red tie combined with Michelle Obama's chartreuse jacket is like Christmas in July.&nbsp;
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    President Obama's red tie combined with Michelle Obama's chartreuse jacket is like Christmas in July. 
  • 21
    Has a suit ever conveyed hope before? It sure did at President Obama's 2008 election night gathering in Grant Park, Chicago.&
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    Has a suit ever conveyed hope before? It sure did at President Obama's 2008 election night gathering in Grant Park, Chicago. 
  • 20
    What can we say? The man knows what to wear to a turkey pardoning!
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    What can we say? The man knows what to wear to a turkey pardoning!
  • 19
    Hmm. We seem to be in a bit of a red tie rut here.
    Chip Somodevilla via Getty Images
    Hmm. We seem to be in a bit of a red tie rut here.
  • 18
    Finally, some blue! Now this is a look we can get behind.
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    Finally, some blue! Now this is a look we can get behind.
  • 17
    Now isn't he a dapper Dan!&nbsp;
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    Now isn't he a dapper Dan! 
  • 16
    This suit gains its power from being so close to Michelle Obama's tremendous bangs.&nbsp;
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    This suit gains its power from being so close to Michelle Obama's tremendous bangs. 
  • 15
    President Obama offers us an important fashion lesson:&nbsp;When your suit is a little on the plain side, add a baby&nbsp;to
    Win McNamee via Getty Images
    President Obama offers us an important fashion lesson: When your suit is a little on the plain side, add a baby to up the cute factor. 
  • 14
    Hmm, another&nbsp;blue tie.
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    Hmm, another blue tie.
  • 13
    We like to think that President Obama and Hillary Clinton discussed coordinating their blues&nbsp;the night before.
    Joe Raedle via Getty Images
    We like to think that President Obama and Hillary Clinton discussed coordinating their blues the night before.
  • 12
    A flawless&nbsp;suit + a withering glare? Now that's a winning combination.&nbsp;
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    A flawless suit + a withering glare? Now that's a winning combination. 
  • 11
    Hey, it's a striped tie! We can dig a striped tie!
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    Hey, it's a striped tie! We can dig a striped tie!
  • 10
    Nevermind, we're right back to solid blue.
    Chip Somodevilla via Getty Images
    Nevermind, we're right back to solid blue.
  • 9
    Hey, it's still technically a suit.&nbsp;We had to break up the monotony somehow!
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    Hey, it's still technically a suit. We had to break up the monotony somehow!
  • 8
    At this point we were sure President Obama had signed an exclusivity deal with white button-down shirts. A pop of color does
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    At this point we were sure President Obama had signed an exclusivity deal with white button-down shirts. A pop of color does the man good.
  • 7
    Wait a second -- no tie?? We'll take another!
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    Wait a second -- no tie?? We'll take another!
  • 6
    See caption above.
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    See caption above.
  • 5
    President Obama rocks his 2015 White House Correspondent's Dinner&nbsp;tux like he's doing it a favor.&nbsp;
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    President Obama rocks his 2015 White House Correspondent's Dinner tux like he's doing it a favor. 
  • 4
    We spy...with our little eye...some ~shiny~ lapels.
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    We spy...with our little eye...some ~shiny~ lapels.
  • 3
    President Obama looks impossibly elegant in a tuxedo and&nbsp;white bow tie during the 2009 Youth Inaugural Ball.
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    President Obama looks impossibly elegant in a tuxedo and white bow tie during the 2009 Youth Inaugural Ball.
  • 2
    Gotta love when the&nbsp;white bow tie makes a repeat performance.
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    Gotta love when the white bow tie makes a repeat performance.
  • 1 And now, the pièce de résistance...

IT’S.

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THE.

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MOTHERF**KING.

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TAN.

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SUIT.

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When Obama ran on the platform of “change we can believe in,” he was talking about this suit. Bravo, Mr. President.

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