7/22/1932 - 10/20/2014
Fashion Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Oscar de la Renta
NEW YORK (AP) - Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, a favorite of socialites and movie stars alike, has died. He was 82.
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The Dominican-born De la Renta - who also lived in Spain and France before coming to New York - was among a group of designers that also included Bill Blass and Geoffrey Beene who helped put the U.S. on the map in the late 1960s as a home of serious fashion.
His specialty was elaborate, embroidered...