Kicking It Old School At Oscar De La Renta

The Oscar de la Renta Fall collection was old-fashioned, ladylike and unabashedly glamorous. I don't know what life it was designed for, but I want to go to there...

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Ya know what? I take it back: I know exactly what this collection reminds me of. Like in a romance novel by an older author - say, Judith McNaught - whose 20-something characters all inhabit some timeless luxe world somewhere between Dynasty and Talbot's.


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At times, these looked worthy of Oleg Cassini - or at least a woman who would have patronized him!


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Dig Agyness as 70-something patron of the arts!


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Mrs. Obama, may I draw your attention this way?


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I mean, this is made for cross-aisle diplomacy.


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This dainty frock is the definition of, well, dainty and frock.


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I mean, a brooch, for gosh sakes! A motherhumpin' brooch!


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And when it comes to de la Renta, well, you know you are getting some stunning gowns.


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No tricks, no gimmicks, just pure old-school glam.


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And the cocktail dresses are retro-perfect.


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yvanehtnioj
yvanehtnioj

Sequined dresses! Jewel tones! Sparkly tights! Tights in general! Clothes that look like hips would fit in them! I am excited!!

I especially like both of the short green dresses, the Mad Men-y one in particular.