Oscar de la Renta: An American Master

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It's hard to imagine fashion without Oscar de la Renta. Throughout a career that spanned more than 50 years, he moved resolutely with the times.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Oscar de la Renta

Designer and Luxury

Oscar de la Renta: An American Master

As the industry absorbed the news of his death on Monday night at age 82 after a long battle with cancer, tributes to him poured in from around the world.

clock October 20, 2014Lorna Koski and Pete Born and Bridget Foley and Arthur Friedman

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Fashion Community Takes to Twitter, Instagram to Recall Oscar de la Renta

All facets of the industry reacted to the news of the designer’s death, posting condolences and remembrances.

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Marion Javits, Happy Rockefeller, Oscar de la Renta and John B. Fairchild.

Fashion Features

Fashion Industry and Friends Remember Oscar de la Renta

The world of fashion reacts to the death of the designer.

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Outside the Corte suprema di Cassazione.


Dolce, Gabbana Tax Hearing Begins at Italy’s Highest Court

Their lawyers, headed by Massimo Dinoia, are appealing a guilty verdict handed down by a Milan appeals court in April.

clock October 22, 2014Luisa Zargani

Oscar and Annette de la Renta

Designer and Luxury

Oscar de la Renta, in His Own Words

The designer was known for his sophistication and wit, as these quotes through the decades illustrate.

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The letter from Alex and Eliza Bolen.

Fashion Scoops

Alex and Eliza Bolen Release Company Statement

Alex and Eliza Bolen sent the following letter to the staff of Oscar de la Renta.

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Flore is to succeed Francesco Pesci, who will “take his career in a new direction,” Kering said.

Human Resources

Kering Names Gianluca Flore Brioni CEO

The Bottega Veneta executive is to succeed Francesco Pesci, who will “take his career in a new direction,” Kering said.

clock October 22, 2014Paulina Szmydke


Palladin Consumer Retail Partners Acquires Stake in Harrys of London

The existing senior management team and creative director will remain significant shareholders of the company.

clock October 21, 2014Vicki M. Young

Human Resources

Giacomo Corsi of Ruffo Dies at 60

The talented man who developed Ruffo into a state-of-the-art leather manufacturer died Tuesday from complications following a coronary angioplasty.

clock October 21, 2014Luisa Zargani

Human Resources

American Apparel Brings Back Creative Director

Charney-supporter Iris Alonzo returns to ailing company.

clock October 21, 2014Evan Clark

Oscar de la Renta

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: A True Gentleman

WWD’s executive editor remembers the late Oscar de la Renta.

clock October 21, 2014Bridget Foley


Pharrell Williams and Karl Lagerfeld in Collaboration

Lagerfeld directed the musician in his latest movie, to be screened in tandem with Chanel’s pre-fall collection on Dec. 2.

clock October 22, 2014Miles Socha

The Printemps Christmas ad campaign.


Printemps Unveils Holiday Ad Campaign

For the third year running, the campaign was conceived by creative director Stephen Gan, shot by Mario Testino and styled by Carine Roitfeld.

clock October 22, 2014Joelle Diderich


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