SARAH JESSICA PARKER AT THE 2014 MET GALA

Remebering Oscar de la Renta – 13 Best ODLR Gowns of All the Time

The world is suddenly a lot less glamorous.  Battle a long time with cancer, Mr. de la Renta left many of his fans and fashion industry insiders mourning the loss of the legendary fashion designer.  Mr. de la Renta created some of the most memorable fashion moments in history, elevating the standard of award-show ensembles. To honor the great designer, we look back at our favorite ODLR-designed gowns on the carpet.

SARAH JESSICA PARKER AT THE 2014 MET GALA

SARAH JESSICA PARKER AT THE 2014 MET GALA

SARAH JESSICA PARKER AT THE 2014 MET GALA

AMY ADAMS AT THE 2013 ACADEMY AWARDS

Nominated for best supporting actress, Amy Adams instead made many of the best-dressed lists in her Oscar gown for the 2013 Oscars.

AMY ADAMS dress 2013 oscars

AMY ADAMS AT THE 2013 ACADEMY AWARDS

AMY ADAMS AT THE 2009 GOLDEN GLOBES

AMY ADAMS 2009 GOLDEN GLOBES Dress by OScar de la Renta

AMY ADAMS AT THE 2009 GOLDEN GLOBES

Sarah Jessica Parker 2000 Emmy Awards

Nominated for her role in “Sex and the City,” Sarah Jessica Parker chose a pink feathered dress — de la Renta at his most Carrie Bradshaw-inspired — to wear to the 2000 Emmy Awards

Sarah Jessica Parker Pink dress 2000 Emmys

Sarah Jessica Parker Pink dress 2000 Emmys

BLAIR WALDORF PINK BALL GOWN IN GOSSIP GIRL

Blair Waldorf  pink ball gown in Gossip Girl

Blair Waldorf pink ball gown in Gossip Girl

ANNE HATHAWAY AT THE 2011 ACADEMY AWARDS

ANNE HATHAWAY AT THE 2011 ACADEMY AWARDS

ANNE HATHAWAY AT THE 2011 ACADEMY AWARDS

CAMERON DIAZ 2010  ACADEMY AWARDS

Cameron Diaz, known for her California-cool style, had a major princess moment in a metallic embellished ball gown at the 2010 Oscars.

Cameron Diaz 2010 Oscars dress

Cameron Diaz 2010 Oscars

MICHELLE DOCKERY AT THE 2014 GOLDEN GLOBES

MICHELLE DOCKERY AT THE 2014 GOLDEN GLOBES

MICHELLE DOCKERY AT THE 2014 GOLDEN GLOBES

CARRIE UNDERWOOD 2012 BMA AWARDS

Carrie Underwood in an Oscar de la Renta gown at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards

Carrie Underwood Oscar de la Renta gown at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards

Carrie Underwood Oscar de la Renta gown at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards

NATASHA POLY AT THE 2014 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

NATASHA POLY AT THE 2014 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

NATASHA POLY AT THE 2014 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

AMAL CLOONEY WEDDING DRESS

AMAL CLOONEY WEDDING DRESS

Oscar de la Renta designed Amal Clooney’s wedding dress

HUMA ABEDIN WEDDING DRESS 

Huma Abedin wanted an Indian-inspired gown for her 2010 wedding with then-Rep. Anthony Weiner. De la Renta told Vogue that designing the embroidered, cap-sleeved gown for the Clinton aide “was like dressing Scheherazade, the beautiful queen from ‘One Thousand and One Nights.’”

Huma Abedin wedding dress by Oscar de le Renta

 

OSCAR DE LA RENTA STYLED JAKIE KENNEDY

de la Renta became a favorite couturier to Jackie Kennedy in the 1960s

de la Renta became a favorite couturier to Jackie Kennedy in the 1960s

de la Renta became a favorite couturier to Jackie Kennedy in the 1960s

Oscar de la Renta was known for his feminine silhouettes, dramatic glamour, and incredibly detailed designs for the gorgeous creations, and he’ll be immortalized through the stunning red-carpet magic he made possible.