Now Obama really has got problems… As Malia turns 13, we chart the style of the latest teenage resident of the White House

Now Obama really has got problems… As Malia turns 13, we chart the style of the latest teenage resident of the White House

Now Obama really has got problems… As Malia turns 13, we chart the style of the latest teenage resident of the White House

11:40 PM on 4th July 2011

White House Easter Egg roll, April, 25 Santiago March 21 Brasilia, March 19, 2011

Trendsetting: Malia Obama, who turns 13 today, already has a strong personal style. At the White House Easter Egg Roll in April (left), in Santiago (centre) and Brazil (right) on a tour of South America in March

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 19 Malia Obama Malia Obama

Sartorial instincts: The teenager has clearly inherited her mother”s penchant for bright hues. In Brazil in March (left), in South Africa last month in her red jeans and blue trainers (centre) and printed trousers (right)

Dressed to impress: Malia (far left) in a navy floral smock with her sister Sasha, ten, and mother Michelle, for their meeting with Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg last month

Dressed to impress: Malia (far left) in a navy floral smock with her sister Sasha, ten, and mother Michelle, for their meeting with Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg last month

Shiloh Baptist Church in Washington, D.C., Sunday, April 24 State Dinner reception in the East Room of the White House, Jan. 19

Label watch: In Anthropologie”s Besotted dress in May (left) and a Chris Benz skirt and top in January (right)

With the J Crew: Malia (right) and her sister Sasha in January 2009 at a parade in honour of their father

With the J Crew: Malia (right) and her sister Sasha in January 2009 at a parade for their father”s inauguration

Growing up in the spotlight: Malia aged ten, enjoying her first taste of fame as she celebrates her father

Growing up in the spotlight: Malia aged ten, enjoying her first taste of fame as she celebrates her father”s victory in the 2008 Presidential Election at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois