Melania Trump news: First Lady wears £17,000 outfit to cast election vote without Donald
Melania Trump, wife of President Donald Trump, 74, wore a bold summer dress and no face covering as she headed to the voting station today. She is one of many US citizens who will vote for their next President.
Florida is one of the key swing states that will help determine the outcome of the 2020 US Election.
The location was closed for around 45 minutes while the First Lady was inside.
Melania looked relaxed as she soaked up the Florida sunshine.
The mother-of-one is known for her love of designer outfits and this look did not disappoint.
She opted for a sleeveless midi dress that had a high neckline.
Her gown had a fitted bodice that showed off her slim waist and a full pleated skirt.
The dress was white with a gold link chain design printed on it.
The outfit is believed to be from the fashion label Gucci and has a whopping price tag of $4,500, or around £3,445.
Melania highlighted her sun-kissed skin with a swipe of bronzer and nude lipgloss.
She wore a pair of oversized sunglasses with a tortoise shell frame.
The First Lady joined many other voters in the election that has had a record turnout.
The election polls have already started to close in some states.
Melania Trump: Five facts about the USA’s First Lady
Mum-of-one Melania can speak more languages than any other First Lady before her: English, French, German, Italian, Serbian and of course her mother tongue, Slovenian.
This also makes her the only First Lady whose first language is not English.
After Jacqueline Kennedy, Melania is the second First Lady who is a practising Catholic.
She met Pope Francis as part of a foreign tour with her husband and stepdaughter Ivanka.
Melania was a successful model, posing for Sports Illustrated, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and GQ.
Her skills aren’t confined to print, and she appeared in a commercial for Aflac, an American insurance company, in 2005.
Melania’s parents are Amalija Knavs and Viktor Knavs, and the couple live together in Washington.
She has one sister, Ines, who is reported to live in New York and work as an artist.
On May 7 2018, Melania launched her flagship campaign as First Lady, BE BEST, which The White House describes as “an awareness campaign focused entirely around the well-being of children”.
There are three main strands to the initiative: well-being, social media, and opioid abuse.