For their first introduction to Pope Francis, and donned their Vatican best—veils included. As is customary for anyone meeting with the pontiff, women cover their heads and wear long-sleeved, black clothing.
The first lady simultaneously honored the host country by opting for an ensemble designed by Milanese label, Dolce & Gabbana. Melania and both sported lace frocks for their visit to the Vatican, but differed in veil style. While the first lady chose a lace black overlay, Ivanka wore a mesh veil attached to a headband. President dressed in a dark suit and coordinating striped tie for the occasion.