7 photos that prove Ivanka Trump is slowly transforming into her mother Ivana

For all of the sartorial credit first daughter Ivanka Trump has been garnering lately, there appears to be a sense that she may be mirroring her trendsetting mother after browsing through pics of the two mothers of three.

Before the 2016 election, a candid photograph of Ivanka Trump, the eldest daughter of President Trump and former wife Ivana Trump, donning a shimmery gold and white dress showed up on the internet — most notably on the first daughter's own account (where it has since shepherded thousands of likes).

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Response to that image, a photo of the then 32-year-old wearing the same fringed number her mother wore in the wake of her divorce from Donald Trump, was immediate.

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A little over a year ago on Easter Sunday, this little chick was born and our family was complete! Happy Easter! 🐣🐰
Happy Mother's Day to my incredible mom, Ivana. And to my children, thank you for giving me the gift of motherhood. You are my inspiration! #mothersday
Straight from the plane to a date with the kids in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens. It was an amazing trip, but it's great to be home!
Theodore caught contemplating if he'll be able to eat his body weight in birthday cake. (Postscript: he came insanely close 🎂🍼🎈🎂 #babymath #1stbirthday #cousindate
Learning to code with Arabella tonight! By supporting computer science curriculum in our schools, I hope that all children will have the opportunity to become fluent in this language of the future. #WomenInSTEM
It's hard to be away... especially when this little dude is waiting for you at home! It's good to be back!
Exploring the wonders of the @smithsonian National Museum of Natural History 🦋
New Year's Eve + Last Night of Chanukah
Epic first Monster Truck show with the kids! #MonsterJam @monsterjamlive
Marine One 🇺🇸
Sunday in Palm Beach!
After-school fun making hamentashen for Purim with Arabella and Joseph
Joseph's favorite exhibit at @amhistorymuseum was Ralph Baer's workshop, inventor of the first video game! #STEM #Smithsonian #latergram
Sunday Morning #mood
Watching Marine One land on the South Lawn
Taking a call in the White House with my personal assistant Theodore. ❤
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Such a surreal moment descending the steps of Air Force One for the first time with my family.
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Goodnight! 🐻
Blair House, DC #latergram
With my family at the inaugural interfaith prayer service at National Cathedral.
Heading to the parade! 🇺🇸 #inauguration
Arriving in Washington DC with my family. A very special moment! #MAGA #Inauguration2017
My little packing buddy!
Baby it's cold outside!
2016 has been one of the most eventful and exciting years of my life. As you close out yours, I wish you peace, joy, love and laughter. Happy New Year! #NYE
Beach Buddy
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It was quickly picked up by sites like People, Inside Edition, and Us Weekly who headlined the story similar to other outlets, claiming Trump's ensemble was "stolen straight out of her mama's closet," while others just heralded Trump's daughter for "classy and elegant" taste.

But for many, it remains clear that Ivana Trump's taste in clothing has been inherited by her oldest daughter, who, as the photos below show, has taken several pages out of her mother's style playbook in the past.

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Ivanka Trump dons her mother's vintage Bob Mackie dress, the same dress the newly-divorced Ivana Trump first wore to the Party of the “Best” in November 1991.  
Ivana And Ivanka Trump at the Ascot Races in the U.K. circa 2000.
Ivanka and Ivana Trump during a Valentine's Day And Birthday Party celebration Ivanka Trump at Chaos on February 12, 1998 in New York City, New York, United States.
Ivana Trump and Ivanka Trump attending a Cook for Kids II Benefit Gala on November 15, 1994 in New York City.
Ivana and Ivanka Trump attend United States Marine Corps Toys for Tots Benefit Gala on December 14, 1993 at Trump Tower in New York City.
Ivana Trump and her daughter Ivanka Trump listen to a performance by singer Nicola Congiu talk at a formal announcment of Ivana's engagement to Rubicondi October 15, 2007 in New York City.
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