The fashion world is mourning a tragic loss of one of it’s most beloved designers, Oscar de la Renta. The famed American fashion icon has styled many famous women from Jaclyn Onassis to Amal Clooney. Oscar de la Renta died at the age of 82 and he will leave behind a legacy of classic dresses that will never be forgotten. His desire was to dress women and empower them with elegance, grace and a classic style that will remain timeless. Celebrities like Amal Clooney, who chose Oscar de la Renta to design her wedding dress, and even the First Lady Michelle Obama admired his work. Women adored his designs because they knew that a gown created by him would be exquisite for years! An Oscar de la Renta dress combines feminine qualities with glamour, and even years after it’s worn, it will remain a work of art!
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Born in the Dominican Republic in 1932, Oscar de la Renta began his career by studying painting in Madrid at age 18. One of his first jobs was to sketch a dress for Beatrice Lodge, the daughter of the then US Ambassador to Spain. The dress landed on the cover of Life Magazine in 1956. To read more about Oscar de la Renta life, visit NYtimes.com!
Top 10 Oscar de la Renta Dresses-
Cameron Diaz wearing one of Oscar de la Renta’s most famous dresses
Jennifer Lawrence at the 17th Annual SAG Awards wearing a bright pink and black Oscar de la Renta dress
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Penelope Cruz and Oscar de la Renta at the Met Gala
Sarah Jessica Parker wearing a black and white Oscar de la Renta dress with the designer’s signature on the train at 2014 Met Gala
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Taylor Swift arriving on the Met Gala Red Carpet wearing her favorite designer Oscar de la Renta’s blush pink dress
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Jessica Alba at The Golden Globes Awards wearing a peach Oscar de la Renta strapless dress
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Katy Perry wore Oscar de la Renta at the 2013 American Music Awards
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Kerry Washington accepting her NAACP Image Award in 2013 wearing Oscar de la Renta gown
Amy Adams worked directly with Oscar de la Renta to design this fairytale inspired gown
Amal Clooney picked Oscar de la Renta to design her wedding dress
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