Remembering Iconic Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta.

Remembering Iconic Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta.
The fashion industry lost one off it's most celebrated designers on Monday October 20th, when Oscar de la renta passed away at the age of 82 after a ten year battle with cancer. Like legends of art Picasso and  Da Vinci, Oscar de la Renta has more than earned his place in history and will forever be remembered as one of the most iconic designers of our time.

With a career spanning over 50 years designing fashion master pieces for the runway, red carpet and dressing American First Ladies from the infamous style icon Jacqueline Kennedy to Hillary Clinton, Laura Bush and Michelle Obama.  The Dominican Republic born, American designer won over the hearts of women around the world A-list and everyday fashion admirers alike, who fell head over heels in love with his designs.
The list of Hollywood starlets who made the red carpet, best-dressed list while wearing a gorgeous Oscar de la Renta gown goes on and on. Below are some of his most recent and exceptionally beautiful designs worn by Jessica Alba,  Eva Longoria, Oprah Winfrey, Cameron Diaz, Scarlett Johansson, Penelope Cruz and more. Read on to see them as we pay homage to Oscar de la Renta and celebrate his legacy...

Oscar de la Renta Dresses On The Red Carpet:
Actress Charlize Theron dazzled on the red carpe in a strapless white Oscar de la Renta gown embellished with gold sequins.

'Glee' Actress Lea Michelle was definitely a big fan of Oscar de la Renta's designs she wore this strapless, sweet hear neckline ball-gown to the Golden Globe Awards.
'Scandal' Actress Kerry Washington attended the NAACP Image Awards in dreamy pink and turquoise hi-low Oscar de la Renta dress.

Actress Emma Watson wore this elegant black Oscar de la Renta gown to the premiere of her film 'Noah'.

Actress Lea Michelle made a statement on the Golden Globe Awards red carpet in this salmon pink, one-shoulder Oscar de la Renta gown.

Actress Jessica Alba was peach perfect in her mermaid style Oscar de la Renta gown at the Golden Globe Awards.
Designer Oscar de la Renta and model Karlie Kloss at his Spring 2015 NYFW Show, where he debut his final collection.
Actress Eva Longoria glowed in this red strapless Oscar de la Renta gown.

Designer Oscar de la Renta debut one of his gorgeous designs on the children's TV show 'Sesame Street.'

Actress Amy Adams walked the Oscars red carpet in this silver grey, princess cut Oscar de la Rena gown.
Media mogul Oprah Winfrey made her biggest style statement at the CFDA as she was escorted by Oscar de la Renta in this midnight-blue, frilly, long sleeve gown that accentuated all the right places.
Oscar de la Renta Dresses In Magazines: 
Actress Scarlett Johansson modeled this beautiful red, strapless Oscar de la Renta ball gown for Harper's Bazaar magazine.

Actress Penelope Cruz appeared on the cover of Vogue magazine in a Spanish matador inspired, red Oscar de la Renta gown embellished with giant bows. 
Oscar de la Renta Bridal Gowns:
In one of his final custom creations designer Oscar de la Renta is pictured with actor George Clooney's new bride Amal Clooney during the final fitting of her wedding gown.
With designs as beautiful as this one, it's easy to fall head over heels in love with Oscar de la  Renta wedding dress collections.

Were you a fan of Oscar de la Renta's designs and which of his designs featured above is your favorite? Share with us by leaving a comment below.

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  1. Stefanie Nissen10/24/2014

    Stefanie Nissen

    Co-Founder / Chief Design + Style Director at (It's) Perfectly.Me

    Truly a brilliant and iconic fashion designer. He will sadly be missed, but always remembered for how elegant and pretty he made a woman look and feel.

  2. You're absolutely right Stephanie.

  3. Miss Phyllis Renee Foster10/28/2014



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