Snail mail just got a bit more elegant thank's to the new Forever postage stamps unveiled by the Unites States Postal Service at a "First Day of Issue" ceremony a couple of days ago at New York's Grand Central Terminal. The new stamps commemorate legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta who passed away in … Continue reading UNVEILING OF THE OSCAR DE LA RENTA POSTAGE STAMPS
One of the things I am really looking forward to doing in San Francisco is visiting the de Young Museum to see the exhibit "Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective". And a trip to the museum is on the itinerary for today. The exhibit features over 130 ensembles crafted over 50 years. The exhibition is curated by … Continue reading OSCAR DE LA RENTA RETROSPECTIVE AT THE DE YOUNG MUSEUM
Designer Carolyne Roehm counts her blessings and admits to being fortunate by having two mentors in her life: Bill Blass and Oscar de la Renta. Lucky lady. "Each man gave me the gift of his wisdom, criticism, and encouragement." --Carolyne Roehm In a recent article for Architectural Digest, Carolyne Roehm sets the table and … Continue reading WHO’S YOUR MENTOR?