Photos: The biggest fashion moments from Inauguration Day

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  U.S. President Donald Trump waves to supporters as he walks the parade route with first lady Melania Trump after being sworn in at the 58th Presidential Inauguration January 20, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Donald J. Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States  (Photo by Evan Vucci - Pool/Getty Images)
For Inauguration Day, first lady Melania Trump stunned in a sky blue cashmere jacket and mock turtleneck combination by Ralph Lauren. (Photo by Evan Vucci – Pool/Getty Images)

In a statement, the Lauren Corp. says: ``It was important to us to uphold and celebrate the tradition of creating iconic American style for this moment.''. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Some people thought Melania Trump’s look was reminiscent of what Jackie Kennedy wore to her husband’s inauguration in 1961. In a statement, Lauren Corp. said “it was important to us to uphold and celebrate the tradition of creating iconic American style for this moment.” (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  (L-R) Donald Trump's White House Director of Strategic Communications Hope Hicks, Senior Counselor Steve Bannon and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway arrive for the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. In today's inauguration ceremony Donald J. Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway, at right, described her military-style wool coat by Gucci as “Trump revolutionary wear.” She’s pictured here with  White House Director of Strategic Communications Hope Hicks, at left, and Senior Counselor Steve Bannon, at center as they arrived at the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  Jared Kushner, holding son Theodore Kushner, walks with wife Ivanka Trump and daughter Arabella Kusner behind U.S. President Donald J. Trump and first lady Melania Trump down Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House during the Inaugural Parade January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald J. Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Ivanka Trump, at center, chose an Oscar de la Renta suit for Inauguration Day. She’s shown here walking with husband Jared Kushner, at left, and family during the Inaugural Parade on January 20, 2017 in Washington, D.C.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: First lady Michelle Obama (L), greets Melania Trump after she and her husband president-elect Donald Trump arrived at the White House on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Later in the morning President-elect Trump will be sworn in as the nation's 45th president during an inaugural ceremony at the U.S. Capitol. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Former first lady Michelle Obama dons a red, short-sleeve dress as she greets the new FLOTUS,  Melania Trump, at the White House on January 20, 2017. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: Former US President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton arrive for the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump at the US Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald J. Trump will become the 45th president of the United States today.  (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool/Getty Images)
Hillary Clinton attended Donald Trump’s inauguration in a white Ralph Lauren pantsuit that hearkened back to the one she wore to accept the Democratic nomination for president at her party’s convention in July. She’s shown here arriving at the ceremony with her husband, former president Bill Clinton. (Photo by Saul Loeb – Pool/Getty Images)

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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  U.S. President Donald Trump waves to supporters as he walks the parade route with first lady Melania Trump after being sworn in at the 58th Presidential Inauguration January 20, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Donald J. Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States  (Photo by Evan Vucci - Pool/Getty Images)
In a statement, the Lauren Corp. says: ``It was important to us to uphold and celebrate the tradition of creating iconic American style for this moment.''. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  (L-R) Donald Trump's White House Director of Strategic Communications Hope Hicks, Senior Counselor Steve Bannon and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway arrive for the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. In today's inauguration ceremony Donald J. Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  Jared Kushner, holding son Theodore Kushner, walks with wife Ivanka Trump and daughter Arabella Kusner behind U.S. President Donald J. Trump and first lady Melania Trump down Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House during the Inaugural Parade January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald J. Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: First lady Michelle Obama (L), greets Melania Trump after she and her husband president-elect Donald Trump arrived at the White House on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Later in the morning President-elect Trump will be sworn in as the nation's 45th president during an inaugural ceremony at the U.S. Capitol. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: Former US President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton arrive for the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump at the US Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald J. Trump will become the 45th president of the United States today.  (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON — First lady fashion has helped define eras, and Melania Trump certainly stunned on Friday.

The new first lady chose a sky blue Ralph Lauren cashmere jacket and mock turtleneck which she wore with  long suede gloves and matching stilettos, a look that’s already drawing comparisons to what fashion icon Jackie Kennedy wore at John F. Kennedy’s inauguration in 1961.

It’s worth noting, however, that Melania Trump’s designer also dressed her husband’s bitter rival. Hillary Clinton donned a cream-colored Ralph Lauren pantsuit reminiscent of the one she wore when she accepted the Democratic party’s nomination for president back in July.

Ivanka Trump also wore a cream-colored pantsuit, though hers was designed by Oscar de la Renta. Former first lady Michelle Obama wore a red dress with 3/4-length sleeves.

For the most part, the sartorial vibe was largely conservative, keeping in step with the past.

Tough the boldest Inauguration Day fashion moment could probably be attributed to Trump’s senior advisory Kellyanne Conway, who described her a red-white-and-blue Gucci wool coat as “Trump revolutionary wear.”

She topped the look with a bright red cap.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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