Oscar de la Renta - Quotes

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Fashion is about dressing according to what's fashionable. Style is more about being yourself. ---->>>

The great thing about fashion is that it always looks forward. ---->>>

I always say: To be well dressed you must be well naked. ---->>>

I want to make clothes that people will wear, not styles that will make a big splash on the runway. ---->>>

The qualities I most admire in women are confidence and kindness. ---->>>

Gardening is how I relax. It's another form of creating and playing with colors.

Gardening is how I relax. It's another form of creating and playing with colors.

I'm a very restless person. I'm always doing something. The creative process never stops. ---->>>

We live in an era of globalization and the era of the woman. Never in the history of the world have women been more in control of their destiny.

We live in an era of globalization and the era of the woman. Never in the history of the world have women been more in control of their destiny.

There is always an emotional element to anything that you make. ---->>>

Every season I am inspired by women. ---->>>

I was surrounded by sisters. My childhood was all women.

I was surrounded by sisters. My childhood was all women.

I have this complex that if I walk into a place wearing a colorful shirt someone will stop me and say, 'I'm sorry, but the Latin band comes through the other door.' ---->>>

I like light, color, luminosity. I like things full of color and vibrant. ---->>>

I do not have one theme for each season, I just try to make beautiful clothes all year round. ---->>>

We're dealing with sophisticated customers. What's most important to these women is individuality. I have to create things she'll want to wear, no matter who she is. ---->>>

I don't really know how to do casual clothes. ---->>>

I wanted this, I wanted to do this, but my work is me, and it has to be right. ---->>>

If you want to establish an international presence you can't do so from New York. You need the consecration of Paris. ---->>>

Although I have no plans to tweet, I am fascinated by developments on the Internet. ---->>>

Online media is increasingly influential in fashion. ---->>>

Now is the most exciting time in fashion. Women are controlling their destiny now, the consumer is more knowledgeable, and I have to be better every single day. ---->>>

I am not interested in shock tactics. I just want to make beautiful clothes. ---->>>

Regardless of how good or bad a collection might be, it's a letdown after the show is over. It's done. Something you've worked on for months is just over. ---->>>

My customers are successful workingwomen. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Dominican
Born: 07-22, 1932
Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Die: 10-20, 2014
Occupation: Designer

Óscar Arístides Renta Fiallo (22 July 1932 – 20 October 2014), known professionally as Oscar de la Renta, was a Dominican-American fashion designer. Born in Santo Domingo, he was trained by Cristóbal Balenciaga and Antonio del Castillo. De la Renta became internationally known in the 1960s as one of the couturiers who dressed Jacqueline Kennedy (wikipedia)