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Alexander McQueen: A Fashion Remembrance

Death sometimes initiates hyperbole of praise. This is not one of those times. Alexander McQueen was an artist.

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Alexander McQueen: A look at the major themes throughout the designer’s career.

STAGE STRUCK
McQueen thrilled audiences with his elaborate runway sets, from mock nail beds to whirling merry-go-rounds.

PLUME RAIDER
McQueen frequently wove bird motifs — including peacock-shaped headgear made from twigs — into his collections.

THE SUIT LIFE
For all the theater and emotion in his designs, McQueen was also a master tailor.

A FINE ROMANCE
When McQueen went fanciful and romantic, he did so to breathtaking effect.

ON THE EDGE
Whether futuristic or darkly aggressive, McQueen was brilliantly provocative with the tough stuff, too.

SCENE STEALERS
Few designers could do high-drama like McQueen. Here, a few showstopping looks and moments.

 

 

 

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