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A fashion prayer

At the interdominational inaugural prayer service, First Lady Michelle Obama chose a Tracy Feith scoop-neck fitted oriental print dress. Again, a little known surfer-turned-designer and an unusual choice for such a serious and national occasion. But c'mon, folks. Isn't it nice to have a break from eight years of boxy, boring solid color wool skirt suits and ditzy pearls?Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times