Alexander McQueen

The Brit List: Five Great British Fashion Designers

London is widely regarded as one of the fashion capitals of the world, and with good reason. The UK has produced some of the world’s most influential designers and fashion trends.

News Roundup: Piers Morgan ‘Never Hacked Anyone’ and Keri Hilson Incurs Wrath of Winehouse Fans

Piers Morgan has been quick to publicly distance himself from any allegations of mobile phone hacking, dating from his time as the editor of the News of the World, and subsequently The Daily Mirror. However, two short years ago, when he ...

Lady Gaga Hails Alexander McQueen for ‘Born This Way’ Success

In the May issue of Harper’s Bazaar, Lady Gaga shares her unabashed adoration for Alexander McQueen.

Who’s Designing Kate’s Wedding Dress? A Look at the Usual Suspects

If speculation about who will design Kate Middleton’s wedding dress is already at fever pitch, could the atmosphere in the fashion world possibly become any more febrile? The answer is undoubtedly yes.

Royal Roundup: Alexander McQueen Head to Design Kate’s Dress?

There has been an avalanche of stories in the wake of a London Sunday Times report (subscription required) that Kate Middleton has chosen Sarah Burton as her dress designer. However, The Independent quotes a source close to Burton as ...

In Memoriam: 2010

We truly lost some great ones in 2010 — punk pioneers, a gifted member of a revered acting dynasty, an Angry Young Man, and an endlessly innovative fashion designer. Some lived long lives, and some were taken from us far too ...

Björk Pays Tribute to Fashion Designer Alexander McQueen

It's been seven months since renowned fashion designer Alexander McQueen (born Lee Alexander McQueen) took his own life at his London home. He was just one month shy of his 41st birthday.

A Look Back at Alexander McQueen’s Work

Truly sad news out of the UK today: Alexander McQueen, the famous British fashion designer, was found dead at his home at the age of 40 today. The Daily Mail, which broke the story, reports, “The [fashion] industry was left ...