According to the Daily Mail, Abedin looked somber, hiding her face in large black sunglasses, as she arrived at the Capitol Building for the 58th Presidential Inauguration.
Her bright red lips gave the only burst of color to the ensemble, which Abedin paired with a subtle navy blue purse.
Abedin did shield her legs from the 44 F cold in Washington, DC, pairing the knee-length dress with opaque black tights and matching black pumps.
Her outfit stood in stark contrast to the colorful coats worn by the current and future first lady as well as Clinton’s pantsuit.
Hillary Clinton’s confidante also left her wedding ring at home, clearly indicating that Anthony Weiner’s reported hopes for a reconciliation are not going well.