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Dear Madam President: An Homage to Hillary Clinton and Her Iconic Pantsuit Style

Dear Madam President: An Homage to Hillary Clinton and Her Iconic Pantsuit Style

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With the US elections right around the corner, we’re talking less than 24 hours away, I can’t help but be in a political state of mind like the rest of the world. As a nonpolitical enthusiast and non-US Citizen, I’ve been thinking of creative ways to show support to my preferred candidate, the first-ever female presidential nominee (from a major political party, that is) and potential *fingers crossed* future President of the United States of America, Hillary Clinton, when it hit me – Aunty Hilz, as I “fondly” call her is a *bleeping* Style Icon! Hence this article.

Hillary Clinton has revolutionized the way we would forever see pantsuits. Her ability to incorporate a little bit of fun to the traditional sartorial pantsuit through colours and minimalistic accessorizing is genius. With her famous two-piece sets, Mama Hilz has shown us outfit inspirations for all kinds of women – especially the power dresser, the 9-5er and the formal event attendee. When she’s not playing matchy-matchy or trying every shade of the rainbow, the pantsuit connoisseur is slaying in traditional monochrome hues and a crisp white shirt.



Call me shallow, but I’d certainly trust a woman who knows her style with governing a country as fashion is full of options hence good decision making skills, boldness, girth and confidence are required when making tough choices from the ocean of options available when it comes to style and fashion. I mean, what more do you need from a president?

So before you formally address her as Madam President (do, it Lord! LOL), here’s to Hillary Clinton, her pantsuits and the hope that in another 36 hours, she’d be doing the “stylish pantsuit walk of power” into the White House.

You Go Ahead, Mama Hilz!

Hillary Clinton


Hillary Clinton


US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tours the Shwedegon Pagoda, a Buddhist temple founded between the 6th and 10th centuries AD, in Rangoon, Myanmar, on December 1, 2011. Clinton is traveling to the country on a two-day visit, the first by a US Secretary of State in more than 50 years. AFP PHOTO / POOL / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)


HEMPSTEAD, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton walks on stage before the start of the first presidential debate at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York. Tonight is the first of four debates for the 2016 election - three presidential and one vice presidential. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)


Former US first lady Hillary Clinton waves as she leaves her hotel in Paris 02 July 2003. Hillary Clinton is in Paris to promote her memoir "Living History". AFP PHOTO PIERRE VERDY (Photo credit should read PIERRE VERDY/AFP/Getty Images)


Greenville, UNITED STATES: Democratic presidential hopeful US Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY) speaks at a town hall meeting, 27 April 2007, at Allen Temple A.M.E. Church in Greenville, South Carolina. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)


Hillary Clinton, former U.S. secretary of state and democratic candidate for U.S. president, speaks during an Iowa launch event in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Sunday, June 14, 2015. Hillary Clinton voiced discontent Sunday with the current status of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and suggested that she would fight to change it to "take the lemons and turn it into lemonade." Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responds to a question during the town hall debate at Washington University on October 9, 2016 in St Louis, Missouri. This is the second of three presidential debates scheduled prior to the November 8th election. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)


LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 19: Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton takes the stage for the third U.S. presidential debate at the Thomas & Mack Center on October 19, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tonight is the final debate ahead of Election Day on November 8. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)


AKRON, OH - OCTOBER 03: Democratic presidential nominee former Secreatry of State Hillary Clinton greets supporters during a campaign rally at Goodyear Hall and Theatre on October 3, 2016 in Akron, Ohio. Hillary Clinton is campaigning in Ohio. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 25: In this handout provided by the Israeli Government Press Office, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Democratic nominee for U.S. president Hillary Clinton at the W Hotel in Union Square September 26, 2016 in New York City. The prime minister met earlier with Republican nominee Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York. (Photo by Kobi Gideon/GPO via Getty Images)


Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton arrives at a voter registration rally, August 16, 2016, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. / AFP / DOMINICK REUTER (Photo credit should read DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images)


RENO, NV - AUGUST 25: Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton greets supporters during a campaign even at Truckee Meadows Community College on August 25, 2016 in Reno, Nevada. Hillary Clinton delivered a speech about republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's policies. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)


WHITE PLAINS, NY - Democratic Nominee for President of the United States former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks to the Press Corp on the airport tarmac in front of her campaign plane before flying off on a day of campaigning in White Plains, New York on Thursday September 8, 2016. (Photo by Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

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