He was a genius and a profound influencer of the entire fashion world; he lived in a both tortured and mystic world; he surrounded himself by beauty and he received four times the British Fashion Awards – “British Designer of the Year”; he was controversial and his edgy couture expressed that very well; he was a superstar in fashion and his evocative shows gave him that title. And because he was ALL that, a much-anticipated movie regarding his life, before committing suicide […]
Sarah Burton has her own secret garden at McQueen land – “Rebirth. Spring, blossoming. Hope in new life” – this is her vision of nature, while Alexander had a more macabre approach. No more drama this time, but positivity, romance and sun – all food for the soul. I absolutely adore the Alexandre McQueen Resort 2016! Source WWD.
As we were saying in a previous post, Victoria & Alber Museum prepared to host one of the most anticipated exhibition – the evolution of Alexander McQueen – Savage Beauty Exhibition. The museum finally opened its doors and as we step foot inside we are welcomed by the designer’s words – “London is where I was brought up. It’s where my heart is and where I get my inspiration.“ From the first London room, displaying his earliest work, we enter Savage Mind, a space dedicated to his […]
Spectacular, there is no doubt, that’s the defining word for Alexander McQueen – we bring to you an object of desire of thousands of girls around the world, a collectible and beautiful clutch from the Spring/Summer 2015 accessories line, recognisable at a glance as a magnificent McQueen item – adorned with Swarovski crystals, in silk satin and nappa leather interior, dominated by a silver fish, the clutch can be preordered on the official website, for $ 5140. And we can’t help […]
For the new Alexander McQueen Spring 2015 RTW Collection, Sarah Burton was in a Japanese state of mind – this is not the first time the house uses Asian motifs in its shows or use the ethereal white orchids as inspiration – geisha and samurai embodied the extremes of her latest line, cherry-blossom petals adorned the precious handbags in shades of soft pink, and, of course, for the lovers of the darker inner side of Alexander McQueen, lashed-up gladiator boots […]
Gaetano Perrone, the chief designer of shoes and accessories of fashion house Alexander McQueen, released a limited edition of shoes and bags created especially for the Vogue Night’s Out event. With the shows going on in Milan these days, fans of the brand will be happy to know that they will find the gorgeous pieces at the luxury fashion boutique 10 Corso Como, and only there. Related articles Victoria Beckham marches on (in winklepickers) for spring 2015 with shoe debut How […]
Evening bags, minaudières, clutches are the accessories that complete a Cannes-like look. With fringes and fine leather, metallic and gold accents, embellished with sequins and embroidery – 18 bags in front of you, worth being shown off on the red carpet.
Bold orange – the perfect weapon to combat a bad mood and draw attention. And besides, bright orange colour is the trend for the spring and summer season. Here are twenty of the coolest things in this color. On colder days, combine them with denim and classic black – in a warm rich color will look best in combination with pink, yellow or white. Color your summer!
The Alexander McQueen : Savage Beauty exhibition is coming to London. The V&A announced tonight that it will host the exhibition from March 14 to July 19 2015. The tickets can be bought already starting tomorrow 10 am or from the site www.vam.ac.uk/savagebeauty and it will cost £16 to visit. The collection covers McQueen‘s career from his 1992 MA graduated show until his unfinished show in Fall/Winter 2010 – Swarovski partnered with V&A in bringing Alexander McQueen : Savage Beauty to London, the […]
While the weather continues to change and to increase the mercury in the thermometers, we should continue to shop for the spring wardrobe and really, is not a hard task but a pleasure. As it has already been said many times the main colours of the season are especially pastel pale pink. Therefore, the accessories should match. Choose a new bag today, stay candy-pink or choose the colour of strawberries, marshmallow or classic bubble gum colour, caramel or the shade […]
Supermodel Kate Moss landed another campaign – fabulous Alexander McQueen for Spring/Summer 2014. With a complete different look Kate shines for the legendary photographer Steven Klein.
Isabella Blow – an excentric character, know for her keen eye for talent, she is the one that helped launching the careers of Alxander McQueen and Philip Treacy, whose hats became a part of her identity. Once she said: “Fashion is a vampiric thing, it’s the hoover on your brain. That’s why I wear the hats, to keep everyone away from me. They say, ‘Oh, can I kiss you?’ I say, ‘No, thank you very much. That’s why I’ve worn the hat. […]
If you love shoes than you must love the new book by Patrice Farameh – “For the love of shoes” ( $95.00, available from October 2013). This luxury book explores the avant-garde shoe design, extraordinary forms and materials. Any woman knows that cool shoes not only complement the outfit but they are the whole point. With 250 stunning photographs the book explores shoe designers from extreme platform Noritaka Tatehana to Alexander McQueen. If you are looking for a good Christmas gift […]
Damien Hirst will be teaming up with Alexander McQueen for a limited edition scarf collection. So 30 scarves were created having as subject the brand’s most recognizable asset: the skull-scarf! The entire collection of scarves, made of chiffon, pongé, twill and cashmere will be unveiled on November 15 and will be available from www.alexandermcqueen.com. See how everything came to life with the film, created by Sølve Sundsbø.
1. Alexander McQueen’s No.13 The finale of McQueen’s spring/summer 1999 show has already gone down in history as one of the most beautiful, innovative and high concept fashion moments of all time. The simple white dress worn by model Shalom Harlow was spray painted by two robots as she stood on a rotating platform and the robots took an entire week to programme. Pure poetry. 2. The Yves Saint Laurent Mondrian Dress The iconic dress from YSL’s autumn/winter 1965 collection […]