Iconic Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies at 82

  Iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died,  He was 82. De la Renta was diagnosed with cancer in 2006. Born in the Dominican Republic in 1932, de la Renta left home at 18 to study painting in Madrid. It was there he developed a love of fashion design and began an apprenticeship with Cristóbal Balenciaga, who became his mentor, and then, landed a job with Lanvin in Paris. Soon after, he moved to New York City. “When I first... Read More

Ann Rommey Wears Oscar de la Renta For Her First Speech

While giving her first speech, Ann Romney apporch the panel wearing  a red dress design by Oscar de la Renta that played off the main color of the Republican party. Representatives from the label tell InStyle.com that the cardinal silk faille dress is from Oscar’s pre-fall 2012 collection, and is available for $1,990 atthe designer’s stores (visit oscardelarenta.com/stores for a list of locations).  Read More