You know i am a control freak so i like to move everything around fashion designer oscar de la renta says of. Oscar de la renta in full oscar aristides ortiz de la renta fiallo born july 22 1932 santo domingo dominican republicdied october 20 2014 kent connecticut us dominican born american fashion designer whose work blending european luxury with american ease helped define standards of elegant dressing among socialites us.
This article originally appeared in the july 2012 issue of architectural digest.
Oscar de la renta house. Vogue speaks to co creative directors laura kim and fernando garcia and son in law alex bolen about the american fashion houses next chapter. Oscar de la renta spring summer 2020 by laura kim and fernando garcia full fashion show in high definition. De la rentas designs have been worn by a diverse group of distinguished women and celebrities.
Free shipping and personal shopper services. In 2006 the oscar de la renta label diversified into bridal wear. Oscar de la rentas taste and passion for interiors gardens and architecture was truly the reflection of the beautiful dresses he was so beloved for.
De la rentas west 42nd street atelierhis was a family company his son in law. Three years after the passing of its founder and namesake the house of oscar de la renta has achieved a delicate parity. From 1993 to 2002 de la renta designed the haute couture collection for the house of balmain becoming the first dominican to design for a french couture house.
When oscar de la renta died in october 2014 the fashion world was shaken nowhere more strongly than at mr. Shop the official oscar de la renta site for ready to wear bridal accessories childrens home and beauty. Unsurprisingly oscar de la rentas home had a similar beauty and until his death in 2014 was lived in for over 40 years.
Courting a new more casual customer while continuing to outfit the elegant women he dressed for decades. Oscar de la renta was born in the dominican republic trained in spain and france and made his name in new york city. First ladies and red carpet celebrities during a career.
Widescreen exclusive video1080p new york fashion week david edward holden. Oscar was known for his glorious fashion designs epitomising classic elegance with an eye for clean cuts and feminine prints. He acquired the moniker concorde couturier after he was appointed head.