On February 11, 2010, just days before the start of London Fashion Week, the fashion world was devastated by the news of the death of avant-garde fashion designer (Lee) Alexander McQueen. Instantly headlines around the globe explained that one of Britain's most successful fashion designers was...

Arguably the most influential, imaginative, and provocative designer of his generation, Alexander McQueen both challenged and expanded fashion conventions to express ideas about race, class, sexuality, religion, and the environment. Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty examines the full...

Now that long sleeves lace wedding dresses are in trend, thanks to Kate Middleton, wouldn't this creation make an exquisite vintage-inspired wedding gown? Alexander McQueen – Savage Beauty exhibition at The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York features five of...

Alexander McQueen sleeps under a portrait of himself in a rented flat in Mayfair, the Central London neighbourhood that is also home to such fashion luminaries as Valentino and Tom Ford. It's easy to see why McQueen favours this particular portrait, to a self-reflecting degree, and chose to...

after the designer's death shook the style industry, the Met gives Alexander McQueen the honor of shaping history before the remembrances get fuzzy. In this week's Newsweek, Robin Givhan looks at how the designer's donation is seen in chronological context. Trino Verkade is the...

McQueen concluded with a 3D dancing hologram of supermodel Kate Moss in a design that then made its appearance in the victory line-up. Spring/Summer 2007 Spring/Summer 2007 Spring/Summer 2007 Spring/Summer 2007 Spring/Summer 2007 This is my favorite Alexander McQueen collection...

MAC for Alexander McQueen Fall 2007. Clockwise: New Vegas Mineralized Skinfinish, Pagan Eyeshadow, Haunting Eyeshadow, Nile Eyeshadow and Archetype lipstick Swatches from top to bottom: Pagan,Haunting, Nile, New Vegas and Archetype Pieces from Alexander McQueen's Savage Beauty Exhibition...

His creations will be immortalized next year at the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art that will stage Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty. He brought a uniquely British sense of daring and aesthetic fearlessness to the global stage of fashion. In such a short career,...

Alexander McQueen is one of those constant inspirations because he always seemed to get "it". I know "it" is a relative term in any field, but for me, in fashion "it" is the passion that ignites and drives you to be that creative force where ever you are. Stylists, photographers, editors,...

On this day one year ago, we lost one of the greatest visionaries to ever grace the world of fashion: Alexander McQueen. After the deaths of two of the people closest to him, his mother and his close friend Isabella Blow, Alexander suffered greatly. While these are not the sole reasons (they...

 

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