(NY Fashion Week- Oscar de La Renta) Whimsical lineWorld | Sep 13, 2017 20:18
It also was what you would call a signature collection — literally. Many of the garments bore the signature, in various forms, of the label’s late, legendary founder, de la Renta — either in script, or even in large, sparkly letters spelling out his name.
"We’re celebrating him unabashedly,” Garcia said backstage.
The designers noted that the only time until now that de la Renta’s signature appeared on his clothes was on a gown that Sarah Jessica Parker wore to the Met Gala in 2014. It had been the actress’ idea to embroider his signature on the back.
Garcia added that he and Kim had updated the image of de la Renta’s signature after looking around and finding that "the signatures he actually left behind were much more legible, and true to his handwriting.”-AP