Stamps are the story of us, and what a powerful story they each tell. America's greatest people, places and moments are memorialized here, honored in the art and story of commemorative stamps.
Here, Heritage is our Hero®.
Most widely known for dressing the country's first ladies and celebrities, Oscar de la Renta (1932-2014) was one of the world's leading fashion designers for 50 years. This pane of 11 stamps features an evocative black-and-white portrait of the couturier and 10 details from several of his most exquisite gowns. De la Renta's innovative designs and close attention to detail elevated American style and brought international attention to New York as a world leader in fashion.
First day of issue: February 16, 2017New York, NYArt Director, Derry Noyes ›
The Forever® stamps are always equal in value to the current First-Class Mail® one-ounce price, which is currently $0.50. Oscar de la Renta portrait photo by Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin.