Celebrity Michelle Obama Stumps for Hillary Clinton in a Chic Checkered Dress By Brandi Fowler Brandi Fowler Instagram Website In addition to her extensive fashion, lifestyle, and beauty coverage for InStyle, Brandi has worked as a writer and editor for E! Online, a fashion and lifestyle writer for Hello! US, an editor/on-camera host for AOL, contributing writer and red carpet correspondent for Variety and Cosmopolitan, and has also served as the Hollywood correspondent for Australia's 9News' TheFIX. Her editorial features can also be found on Vitruvi, MTV News, Madame Noire, Hello Beautiful and more covering fashion, beauty, lifestyle, travel, and entertainment news. Her articles have been syndicated by the likes of Health, Marie Claire, Essence, Shape, Yahoo!, People, and more. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on September 28, 2016 @ 07:15PM Pin Share Tweet Email Photo: Mel Evans/AP Whether she is wowing crowds with her inspiring prose or dazzling at galas around the world, Michelle Obama's chic style never disappoints. The FLOTUS impressed again as she gave a powerful speech in support of Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia Wednesday, looking as sophisticated as always in a checkered blue-and-black tea-length dress. With her bob parted to the side and her makeup natural, InStyle's October cover star took the stage at La Salle University and fired up the crowd, encouraging Pennsylvanians to vote and explaining what is at stake in the election. Jessica Kourkounis/Getty "When I hear people saying they don't feel inspired in this election, I must disagree," according to NBC News. "Hillary has been a lawyer, a law professor, first lady of Arkansas, first lady of the United States, a U.S. senator, secretary of state. That's why I'm inspired by Hillary," the FLOTUS continued. Watch Michelle Obama's Spot-On Impression of Husband Barack Obama "Experience matters, preparation matters, temperament matters. Hillary Clinton has it all," she added. Obama made her first solo campaign appearance for Clinton earlier this month, and is set to make a second campaign appearance Wednesday in Pittsburgh. We can't wait to see what she says (and wears) next.