Oscar de la Renta Fall-Winter 2020-2021 New York Fashion Week Ready-to-Wear by RUNWAY MAGAZINE. From the glance this collection looked like created from the archives by 4 different designers. As referenced for this collection the photos of Truman Capote’s famous 1966 Black and White Ball would be the first guess, than Caravaggio paintings, and there might be Disney’s Fantasia too.
Somehow new designers at Oscar de la Renta referred to old movie for kids “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” 2010 in relation to this Fall-Winter 2020-2021 collection. Merlin’s beard probably was not on the list. Not this time anyway. Set up for the show in Public Library of New York had probably some relation to it. Although it reminded collection of Chanel, the first collection after Karl Lagerfeld – Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2019-2020, and specially by its setting – the library. And this collection felt like a shadow of great pieces of the master Oscar de La Renta, who left us in 2014. Here are the 4 magic stories: