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Michelle Obama brushes off Oscar de la Renta: "Women, Wear What You Love"

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WASHINGTON--First Lady Michelle Obama blew off U.S. fashion icon Oscar de la Renta--who criticized her for wearing a British designer--with words of advice of her own: "Women, wear what you love."

What a battle cry. Mrs. Obama made her remarks Friday to Robin Roberts on ABC's "Good Morning America."

For my story on how Mrs. Obama unwittingly waded into a buy America situation, click here.

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