Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Were Just One of the Stylish Power Couples at Last Night's White House Receptio

Casual Thursday stuff.

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Like Andy from Downton Abbey (opens in new tab), Canada suddenly got hot, and now everyone's like "Who's that?" In honor of the country's newfound cool-kid status, President Obama hosted a state dinner for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday, to which a bunch of well-dressed couples turned up.

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Michelle Obama wore a dark floral strapless Jason Wu gown, while Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau arrived in a purple gown trimmed with orange embroidery. (Better than it sounds.) Accompanying her husband Ryan "I Always Forget He's Canadian" Reynolds, Blake Lively made an entrance in a silver Ralph & Russo robe. 

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O Canada indeed.

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Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at MarieClaire.com. She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.