Oscar de la Renta, Dominican-American fashion designer, lived from 1932 to 2014. De la Renta was known for being one of the world’s leading fashion designers. He gained international attention in the 1960′s as one of the designers who designed clothes for Jacqueline Kennedy. De la Renta started his career at the fashion house Balenciaga and worked then for Lanvin and Balmain before founding his namesake ready-to-wear fashion label in 1965. The brand’s trademark is their luxuries evening dresses and red carpet gowns. De la Renta passed away in October 2014 and left behind a huge place in the fashion industry.
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