What Were Some of Oscar De La Renta's Most Memorable Fashion Career Moments?


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With a fashion career spanning over 50 years, Oscar de la Renta has enjoyed many memorable moments, including outfitting Nick Minaj, Fan BingBing, Cameron Diaz, Emma Watson and Carrie Underwood. Never one to shy away from bold colors and extravagant embellishments, Oscar de la Renta's penchant for vibrancy is clear in the dresses he created for Zooey Deschanel, Jessica Pare, Blake Lively and Naomie Harris.

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Carrie Underwood wore a classic gown by Oscar de la Renta for the 2012 Billboard Music Awards. The dress featured a tight strapless bodice with a swooping design, a full skirt of pale blue tulle and a sheer pink skirt underneath.

Emma Watson walked the red carpet to the world premiere of "Harry Potter and The Deathly Hollows" wearing a silver gown designed by Oscar de la Renta. Like Underwood's gown, this dress had a fitted, strapless bodice and also featured wavy silver lines on top of a sheer fabric. The full skirt was ankle-length and had layers of silvery fabric that created tremendous volume.

At the 2010 Academy Awards, Cameron Diaz donned a sequined gown with a slight train. With a form-fitting, strapless bodice, the dress was backless at the top with a lengthy, shimmering skirt below. A layer of white satin punctuated the skirt with volume.

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