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Nanette Lepore pushes for Obama at Fashion Week

Designer Nanette Lepore gave her guests blue Obama/Biden

Designer Nanette Lepore gave her guests blue Obama/Biden campaign pins. (Credit: Jonathon Ziegler)

Guests at the Nanette Lepore show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Wednesday got a surprise political push.

Along with her show handout, guests were given blue Obama/Biden campaign pins.

The pins lined the seats at the runway show and included a link to the president's website.

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Lepore made no mention of the pins in interviews backstage before the show.

Celebrities in attendance at the show included Stanley Tucci and Abigail Breslin.

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