Remember the dresses of Oscar de la Renta 458



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Oscar De la Renta, one of Hollywoods finest fashion designers, and a brand to be reckoned with on the red carpet, died today at the age of 82.

The man and the brand is possibly the most famous American in American Fashion history, even dressing American icon’s wife Amal Alamuddin at their recent nuptials. He has stayed his path of startlingly elegant and feminine design for over six decades. Celebrities loved the Oscar De la Renta brand, with many beautiful dresses and stunning suits being created for Hollywood’s rich, famous and social sets.

Only weeks ago Mr. de la Renta, considered the grandfather of American fashion, named a new designer to replace him in designing for his brand, Peter Copping, designer of Nina Ricci.

So today, we take a look at some of the most beautiful and elaborate outfits that have graced the red carpets, magazines and catwalks… tell us your favourite.

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Sarah Jessica Parker, 2005

With Oprah, 2010

Mid 1990s fashion show

Penelope Cruz, 2010

Kristin Davis 2009,

Nicole Kidman, 2013

Jennifer Garner, 2008


Which were your favourites?

Rebecca Wilson

Rebecca Wilson is the founder and publisher of Starts at Sixty. The daughter of two baby boomers, she has built the online community for over 60s by listening carefully to the issues and seeking out answers, insights and information for over 60s throughout Australia. Rebecca is an experienced marketer, a trained journalist and has a degree in politics. A mother of 3, she passionately facilitates and leads our over 60s community, bringing the community opinions, needs and interests to the fore and making Starts at Sixty a fun place to be.

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