As you probably know by now, an incredibly sad event has occurred: Legendary American designer Oscar de la Renta has passed away at the age of 82.
The designer is not only one of the most well-recognized names in all of fashion and the creative industries in general, he also had a unique flair for the dramatic that was often embodied in the red carpet dresses he created for everyone from Sarah Jessica Parker to Freida Pinto.
In honor of the late designer, we came up with 10 of his most dramatic red carpet dresses of all time. Keep scrolling to see some of the most glamorous creations Oscar de la Renta ever designed.
Adams made a huge style impact at the 2013 Academy Awards in this flowing Oscar de la Renta gown.
Oscar de la Renta dressed numerous women for the 2014 Met Gala, and Kloss' flowing black and gold dress was among the most stunning of the evening.
At the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, Pinto was absolutely ravishing in this bright red dress from de la Renta's F/W 14 collection.
At the 2012 Billboard Awards, Underwood wore this voluminous creation from the designer's F/W 12 collection.
At the 2011 premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2, Watson stunned in this layered creation from de la Renta's F/W 11 collection.
For a charity event in 2013, Lively wore this striking floral dress from the designer.
For her appearance at the 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards, Blunt wore this striking, emerald green gown by the designer.
At the 2013 American Music Awards, Perry wore this statement-making floral and polka-dot dress from the designer's S/S 14 collection.
At the 2013 NAACP Image Awards, the Scandal star looked lovely in this feminine frock de la Renta walked in his S/S 13 collection.
At the 2014 Met Gala, SJP wore the most dramatic dress of the entire evening: this black-and-white creation by Oscar de la Renta.
Which of the late designer's creations is your favorite? Tell us in the comments below!