Monthly Archives: June 2016

It’s all in the details: Oscar de la Renta

My knowledge of Oscar de la Renta stems from the Sunday Chronicle society pages featuring the high society mavens. One in particular sported his designs faithfully with all the ruffles and frills. I was not drawn to pieces, feeling like they might be “matronly”.   My surprise, then, was to view the show at the de Young Museum, where I could see and delight in the detailing and cuts.     The styles also transported me back the heyday of […]