Oscar De La Renta: This Legendary World of Style

By Andre Leon Talley

Following his passing in 2014, Vogue contributing editor Andre Leon Talley has captured the life and style of Oscar De La Renta in a monograph of his work.

Talley recounts De La Renta’s journey through nearly 70 gowns, from his apprenticeship with Cristobal Balenciaga through to many historic collections that De La Renta conceived.

With over 50 years of experience in the industry, De La Renta was renowned for his impeccable standards and motivation to make his customer look and feel beautiful having dressed some of the world’s most influential women including Jackie Kennedy, Michelle Obama, Beyoncé and Sarah Jessica Parker.

The hardcover book spans over 150 pages and is available online or through select bookstores.