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A First Lady You Should Know About: Chantal Biya of Cameroon

Chantal from left: With Michelle Obama earlier this month in New York; with Paris Hilton in Beverly Hills in April; awaiting Pope Benedict’s arrival to Cameroon in March; and strutting the red carpet solo in L.A. in April.

The Huffington Post has picked up on a new fashion character who has been haunting us — in a good way — since last week. She is the 39-year-old First Lady of Cameroon, Chantal Biya, and she is like the Lady Gaga Knowles of first ladies — Lady Gowles, if you will. The Huffington Post reports:

In the past, she’s mentioned Dior and Chanel as a few of her favorite European labels, while the traditional African outfits she dons are custom-made, designed, and sewn by tailors … In Cameroon her wardrobe has made her so popular she routinely launches trends and has a hairstyle, the Chantal Biya, named after hair.

The Huffington Post has picked up on a new fashion character who has been haunting us — in a good way — since last week. She is the 39-year-old First Lady of Cameroon, Chantal Biya, and she is like the Lady Gaga Knowles of first ladies — Lady Gowles, if you will. The Huffington Post reports:

A First Lady You Should Know About: Chantal Biya of Cameroon