Glamorous Melania gets the ‘side-eye’ as she outshines fellow NATO first ladies – she can’t help it!

Step aside, first ladies. There’s a new fashion queen in town and her name is Melania Trump.

Melania effortlessly showed up all the other first ladies at the NATO gathering in Belgium Thursday. Trump was joined by French first lady Brigitte Macron and Turkish first lady Emine Erdogan on a visit to Magritte Museum in Brussels.

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Melania was on the receiving end of a hilarious side-eye from the hijab-wearing wife of Turkish president Erdogan. (Virginia Mayo/AP)

Also in attendance were Amelie Derbaudrenghien, the partner of Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, and Ingrid Schulerud, the wife of NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg, and several other ladies.

 Melania, 47, looked elegant in a belted tan skirt suit alongside Brigitte, 64, who wore an unflattering low-waisted Louis Vuitton mini-dress.

Trump supporters gleefully noted there was no contest between the two first ladies, pointing to an awkward photo of Brigitte Macron looking a confident Melania Trump up-and-down.

Melania Trump and Emine Erdogan, wife of Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, visit the Magritte Museum (Thierry Monasse/AP)

Later that day, the NATO first ladies visited Belgium’s Queen Mathilde at the Royal Castle of Laeken, where Melania slayed in a glamorous off-the-shoulder, black lace gown.

Melania Trump walks with Queen Mathilde, the wife of Belgian King Philippe, center, and Ingrid Schulerud, wife of NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg prior to a group photo at the Royal Palace of Laeken on May 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

The event provided a hilarious unplanned photo-op of Turkish first lady Emine Erdogan giving what appeared to be a side-eye to the statuesque Melania (see above).

While Melania opted to change outfits, French first lady Brigitte Macron wore the same mini-dress she wore hours earlier as she posed for a group photo with the NATO spouses.

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The NATO spouses posed for a group photo with Belgium’s Queen Mathilde (center) at the Royal Castle of Laeken. (Virginia Mayo/AP)

The European press has written numerous articles comparing the fashion styles of Brigitte Macron and Melania Trump amid petty liberal media claims that diminutive French president Emmanuel Macron had “crushed” President Trump’s hand with a manly, alpha handshake when they first met.

Twitter observers begged to differ once they analyzed the handshake.

Later that day, Macron appeared to deliberately shade Trump, but only ended up looking petty and small.

The past week has been a whirlwind of activity for Melania Trump.

Over the weekend, Melania visited a Vatican-affiliated children’s hospital and learned that a sick boy in need of a heart transplant had gotten a donor just hours after she left Italy.

The life-changing news was hailed as a “miracle” by many on Twitter, who were thrilled that Melania had brought attention to the boy’s plight with her visit.

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Samantha Chang

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Samantha Chang is a senior staff writer for BizPac Review. Based in New York City, she is a law school graduate and a financial editor.
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