He also had a country home in northwestern Connecticut. Share this: Twitter Facebook Pinterest Tumblr. Jul 22, Amy Adams wore this stunning de la Renta creation to the Academy Awards. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:.
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De la Renta's path to New York's Seventh Avenue took an unlikely route: He left his native Dominican Republic at age 18 to study painting in Spain but soon became sidetracked by fashion. Notify me of new posts via email. You are commenting using your Twitter account. De La Renta for her wedding to George Clooney, 7.
ABC News reported the news of his death. Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour was a frequent visitor and she has said traveling with him was like traveling with the president. De la Renta's path to New York's Seventh Avenue took an unlikely route: He left his native Dominican Republic at age 18 to study painting in Spain but soon became sidetracked by fashion.
Born in the Dominican Republic to a powerful family, de la Renta went to Spain to study painting and apprenticed with Cristobal Balenciaga before moving to Paris to work at Lanvin and Balmain. Trending in Lifestyle. His signature looks were voluminous skirts, exquisite embroideries and rich colors.