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It’s true: we still haven’t quite gotten over our election night girl crushes on Claire McCaskill‘s daughters Maddie and Lily Esposito. So in the interest of both journalism and cool new friends, we invited the younger sib out to coffee now that she’s back in New York resuming her studies at Hunter College.
Claire McCaskill‘s daughters became our breakout style stars of Election Night (and, as it turns out, many other people’s, too) when their mom beat out notorious Republican candidate Todd Akin in the Missouri senate race and the sisters popped up on screens nationwide looking far more fashionable than what we’ve come to expect from people standing so close to a political podium.
Michelle Obama wasn’t the only wife on stage celebrating a monumental victory last night. Second lady Jill Biden was right up there with her, toasting to a second term in a sleeveless blue sheath by NYC-based designer Susana Monaco, who’s got to be having a pretty darned good day today herself.
It’s election night and while we spent most of the evening taking a sneak peek at the Lanvin Hearts H&M collection, the first thing we noticed while playing political catch up was Sarah Palin’s brand new, if very short lived ‘do.