Inaugural fashion through the years

Posted: 4:09 PM EST Jan 30, 2013   Updated: 2:00 AM EST Jan 31, 2013

First lady fashions on Inauguration Day run the gamut through the years.

Inauguration Outfits - Wilson
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Presidential inaugurations were more of a staid affair back in the day. Black was a popular color of choice among first ladies, as seen here by Edith White Bolling Galt Wilson, the second wife of President Woodrow Wilson, on the way to his second inauguration in March 1917.

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