Taylor Swift, Reese Witherspoon and Stars React to Oscar de la Renta's Death

by Zach Seemayer 12:25 AM PDT, October 21, 2014
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Oscar de la Renta's impact on the world of fashion cannot be overstated. For some stars, they wore his work on the red carpet, while others even wore his designs at their weddings.

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When the legendary fashion icon passed away on Monday, October 20, the impact of the loss could be felt radiating across the world of entertainment, and stars took to the web to post their condolences, messages of love and memories.

You made this a dream come a True !! R I P TheGentlemanofFashion #Oscar de la Renta 😘

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De la Renta's step children Eliza and Alex Bolen, who also serve as executives of de la Renta's company, released a statement reading, "While our hearts are broken by the idea of life without Oscar, he is still very much us. Oscar's hard work, his intelligence and his love of life are at the heart of our company. All that we have done, and all that we will do, is informed by his values and his spirit. Through Oscar's example we know the way forward. We will make Oscar very proud of us by continuing in an even stronger way the work that Oscar loved so much."

Oscar de la Renta, who recently designed Amal Alamuddin's gown for her wedding to George Clooney, is survived by his wife Annette, his step children, and his adopted son.