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Alexander McQueen

Wilson, Andrew

Alexander McQueen

blood beneath the skin

by Wilson, Andrew

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Fashion designers

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBlood beneath the skin
    StatementAndrew Wilson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT505.M37 W55 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 367 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27186661M
    ISBN 101476776733, 1476776741
    ISBN 109781476776736, 9781476776743
    LC Control Number2015012025
    OCLC/WorldCa897575724

    Lee Alexander McQueen ( – ) is one of the most revered designers of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. The McQueen pieces in our collection mirror his varied fascinations – from nature to historicism – and reveal the designer's masterly combination of artistry and technical expertise.


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Lee Alexander McQueen, CBE (17 March – 11 February ) was a British fashion designer and couturier. He worked as chief designer at Givenchy from toand founded his own fort Alexander McQueen label in His achievements in fashion earned him four British Designer of the Year awards (,and ), as well as the CFDA's International Designer of the Year Born: Lee Alexander McQueen, 17 March.

The book, Alexander McQueen: Blood Beneath The Skin, by Andrew Wilson, claims that George Forsyth had contracted HIV before McQueen’s death and. An overview of the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty book which accompanies the Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition. The book covers ground familiar to anyone who follows fashion: McQueen’s hardscrabble childhood in the East End of London and the early signs of artistic promise.

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Alexander McQueen brand was founded by designer Alexander McQueen in It was by the suggestion of Isabella Blow that McQueen use his middle name for the label. The house's early collections developed its reputation for controversy and shock tactics (earning the title "l'enfant terrible" and "the hooligan of English fashion"), with trousers aptly named "bumsters" and a collection entitled Founder: Alexander McQueen.

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CHILDHOOD AND EARLY LIFE. Fashion Industry’s most sought-after name Alexander McQueen, fondly called ‘Lee,’ was born in a middle-class family on the 17th of March, in Lewisham, London.