Check out a few of our favorite, completely frivolous but still very necessary Barack-inspired accessories.
Barack beat John McCain by a landslide, taking a few Southern states, yadda, yadda, yadda. What really matters is that he won. This handcrafted, oversized leather clutch says it all.
A Tribute to Obama, Yes We Can by Lynda Zamora ($195, Boutique Mix)
It’s pretty much the best slogan since "I Want My MTV," so why wouldn’t you want to wear it around your neck?
Barack Obama-Inspired Glass Art Necklace ($15, Etsy)
Dangling earrings are always a fun, whimsical treat for our cheeks and shoulders, so adding Barack Obama’s now iconic "rising sun" image to a pair is really a genius idea. Plus, we love the hand-beading.
Obama Logo Earrings (about $10, Ebay)
Black girls know that nameplate necklaces were popular way before Sex and the City. They’ve never really gone out of style for us. Case in point: this fierce blue mirrored Obama nameplate.
Blue Mirrored Obama ’08 Necklace ($30, Karmaloop)
Why is it that people always forget the second part to the classic James Brown lyric "This a man’s world, but it would be nothing without a woman or girl"? Barack may be the next president, but his right-hand woman, Michelle, is endlessly captivating. Which is why this keepsake box, emblazoned with her face, is so necessary.
Michelle Obama Keepsake Box ($24.99, PopArtWorks)
The tote pretty much says it all: We love our future prez!
I Heart Obama Bag ($90, Etsy)
– Whitney Teal