Alexander McQueen

14 British Designers Create Hand-Knit Sweaters for Save the Children

The Woolly Big Text Auction couldn’t be simpler. Entrants just have to text the relevant designer name along with the amount they want to bid in British pence to 78484. They give an…

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Alexander McQueen Takes Up Beekeeping at Paris Fashion Week

Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton gave Paris Fashion Week attendees something to buzz home about. Bees, butterflies, honeycombs, and wildflowers flitted down the runway in a…

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Twelv Magazine Recreates McQueen Gown Using 50,000 Gummy Bears

Talk about a sugar rush. For Twelv’s inaugural issue, fashion stylists Hissa Igarashi and Sayuri Marakumi created a dress from 50,000 gummy bears. A homage to one of Alexander…

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PPR Group Unveils Five-Year Social, Environmental Plan for Gucci, Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen Brands

PPR Group, the French multinational parent behind luxury and sportswear labels like Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney, and Puma, has announced a…

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Duchess Kate's Design Award, Vena Cava x Alabama Chanin, Nike Pays Up

The Alexander McQueen bridal gown that Duchess Catherine wore on her wedding day has been nominated for a Design of the Year Award. (Telegraph) After years of negotiations, Nike is…

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Kate Middleton’s Royal Wedding Dress, Designed by Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton, Features Local, Handcrafted Details (Photos)

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know that British royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton were married this morning at Westminster Abbey. The ceremony,…

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Selfridges Hosts "Washed Up," an Exhibit of Ocean-Themed Couture (Including a Lobster Hat Worn by Lady Gaga!)

THE LIFE AQUATIC “Project Ocean,” Selfridges’ “art meets action” initiative, first sprang from the head of Alannah Weston, the British department…

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"Runway to Green" Brings A-List Fashion Designers to Christie's "A Bid to Save the Earth" Charity Auction Event (Photos)

RUNWAY TO GREEN Runway to Green was styled by some of fashion’s foremost authorities (Tonne Goodman and Tabitha Simmons of Vogue) and held at one of New York City’s most…

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7 Designer Looks Made From Recycled Denim Jeans

DENIM COUTURE Few articles of clothing are as egalitarian as the humble blue jean. It’s come a long way from its working-stiff roots, rising in status to become not only a luxe…

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Goodnight, Mr. McQueen

With iconoclast designer Alexander McQueen’s untimely passing, fashion has lost one of her favorite sons. While McQueen only flirted with repurposed and sustainable materials…

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