Best known for his evening gowns de la renta expanded his business to include varying priced lines of womens wear mens wear accessories fragrances household items perfume and furniture. Nicknamed the golden boy de la hoya won a gold medal at the barcelona olympic games.
The the pair fell out after moises a designer at his fathers label launched his own fashion line.
Oscar de la renta and wife. De la renta became internationally known in the 1960s as one of the couturiers who dressed jacqueline kennedy. She was named to the international best dressed list hall of fame in 1973. Oscar de la renta is a member of the following lists.
First ladies and red carpet celebrities during a career that spanned some 50 years. Oscar de la renta dominican born american fashion designer whose work blending european luxury with american ease helped define standards of elegant dressing among socialites us. Free shipping and personal shopper services.
The legend died in their connecticut home and many are shocked as. In 2002 the inaugural oscar de la renta home line was launched. Annette de la renta born 24 december 1939 is an american philanthropist and socialite the widow of the dominican fashion designer oscar de la renta.
In 1989 six years after the death of his first wife he married annette reed a respected american publisher. Help us build our profile of oscar de la renta. Shop the official oscar de la renta site for ready to wear bridal accessories childrens home and beauty.
From 1993 to 2002 de la renta designed the haute couture collections for pierre balmain reviving the french fashion house who prior to this has seen disappointing sales. Oscar aristides renta fiallo 22 july 1932 20 october 2014 known professionally as oscar de la renta was a dominican fashion designer. American fashion designers cancer deaths in connecticut and 1932 births.
Oscar de la rentas wife annette announced the death of her husband as caused by cancer which hed been battling since 2006. Sidelights one of the richest hispanic americans oscar de la renta is a very successful and popular fashion designer. Born in santo domingo he was trained by cristobal balenciaga and antonio del castillo.
Login to add information pictures and relationships join in discussions and get credit for your contributions. Oscar de la hoya born february 4 1973 in montebello california is an american boxer of mexican descent. Late fashion deisgner oscar de la renta has snubbed his adopted son moises 30 in his will.