Taking in the designs of First Lady
-favorite, Jason Wu
, were Amanda Peet
and Kerry Washington
. "I love Jason, we have been friends for years," said Washington, admitting she had tried to sneak a pre-show peek of the collection. As it happened, her runway favorite, a silver foil design
, embodied Wu's artistic inspiration. As he said, "I wanted to do dresses in a sculptural way using unexpected materials."
with reporting by Joe Berean, Joyann King and Grace Lee