Óscar Arístides Renta Fiallo (22 July 1932 – 20 October 2014), known professionally as Oscar de la Renta, was a Dominican fashion designer. Born in Santo Domingo, he was trained by Cristóbal Balenciaga and Antonio del Castillo; he became internationally known in the 1960s as one of the couturiers to dress Jacqueline Kennedy. An award-winning designer, he worked for Lanvin and Balmain.
Since the departure of Christophe Lemaire, the rumours have been swirling on who will fill the shoes of such a formidable designer. I guess Nadege Vanhee-Cybulski is the one. Continue reading
The Charles James label is preparing for relaunch.