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For their Home Design issue, New York Magazine visits up-and-coming designer Jason Wu in his modest Midtown one-bedroom. There, they watch him make an apple pie from scratch while he discusses his Michelle Obama moment. "Wu had just opened the door for his Domino’s pepperoni pizza when he heard President Obama say, 'First of all, how good-looking is my wife?' and turned to see First Lady Michelle Obama wearing his ivory silk organza gown. Wu managed not to drop the pizza, but an hour later, he had been contacted by three major networks, and by the next morning, he’d been on CNN, the Today show, and Good Morning America." [NYM]