Articles Tagged 'Alexander McQueen'


London Fashion Week: 16 Looks Guys Will Want to Wear This Fall

You’d expect the land that gave the fashion world everything from Saville Row tailoring to the punk revolution would produce a pretty diverse range of clothing, and you’d be right. Season after season, London designers send everything from three-piece suits to oversize plywood headpieces down the runway, and the fall 2016 shows during London Collections: […]

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. In honor of our Summer of London look at the UK’s best up-and-coming fashion figures, here are five enduring icons whose extraordinary contributions have helped […]

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. The chameleon entertainer praises the late British fashion designer — who sadly took his own life in last February — to the point where she bestows all success surrounding her massive worldwide hit, “Born This Way,” to him. “I […]

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 saying, “It’s not true.” Burton, 36, has led the Alexander McQueen label since McQueen’s suicide last year. Burton […]

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 young. But we’ll miss them all. – Kevin Wicks Ari Up Punk legend Ari […]

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. Some of the world's biggest stars have donned some of McQueen's most dramatic styles on the red carpet, including Nicole Kidman, Gwen Stefani, […]

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 reeling after the 40-year-old’s suicide this morning, which comes just days after the death of […]