The fashion world has lost an icon today. A legendary fashion designer who was diagnosed with cancer in 2006, Oscar de la Renta passes away at the age of 82 on October 20th 2014.
Oscar was a Dominican American fashion designer. Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He became known in the 1960′s after designing a couture dress for Jacqueline Kennedy. The award winning designer has worked for Balmain and Lanvin. He continued dressing leading figures, from film stars to royalty.
One of the greatest leaders of fashion of our time, you will deeply and sorely be missed.