Oscar de la Renta Brass Gold Branch Coral Crystal Enamel Flower Necklace
WOW! I am absolutely thrilled to acquire this fabulous statement necklace! Stunning is an understatement! This Oscar de la Renta floral haute couture statement collar necklace consist of bronze hardware and beautiful dimensional orange/coral flowers with centers of pave crystals.
Based on my research and information from the seller this Oscar de la Renta necklace was sold in stores in the late 80s or early 90s and retailed for $790.00
Oscar de la Renta vintage costume jewelry
Oscar de la Renta is the founder of the eponymous brand that appeared in 1967. He renamed his line of costume jewelry – The New Classics! Oscar de la Renta’s jewelry was multi-layered, light, bold, rich colors, greatness and luxury. Traditionally, jewelers of the brand used Austrian crystals, gold tone jewelry alloy, multicolor crystals and enamels. Aged 82, the world famous designer died in 2014. The jewelry line of the famous house – collectible vintage jewelry, the price of which only increases with time.
According to his biography, starting with Jacqueline Kennedy, he dressed all the first US ladies – Nancy Reagan, Laura Bush and Hillary Clinton. Twice he was president of the American Council of Fashion Designers, and in 1993–2002 he created collections for the Pierre Balmain house. In addition, he became the first American to lead the Paris fashion house.