the elegant subversion of alexander mcqueen’s menswear
Presenting a one-off menswear collection in London for spring/summer, Alexander McQueen delicately subverted the cornerstone of their brand: tailoring.
the best things to watch, see and do this week in the uk
Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
alexander mcqueen hits the north
From Liverpool to Leeds, Sarah Burton celebrated the creativity and beauty of the northern England she grew up in.
the alexander mcqueen flagship store features a study space for students
On the top floor of their new London flagship store, designer Sarah Burton is hoping to inspire a new generation of McQueens.
alexander mcqueen explores british history
From Arcadia to Avalon, Sarah Burton goes on a journey to the past to find a modern-day Boudica.
who was british fashion designer alexander mcqueen?
In this week’s episode of i-D’s fashion podcast, Fash-ON Fash-OFF, we’re charting McQueen’s rise from working-class boy from the east end to one of the most iconic artists of the century.
watch the full trailer for the alexander mcqueen documentary
As the designer himself once said “I want you to feel repulsed or exhilarated – as long as it’s an emotion”.
the mcqueen doc is a stark reminder of fashion’s creativity-commerce problem
Hearing Alexander McQueen detail the demands made of him as a creative director highlights the extent to which the fashion industry can hollow out its most wildly creative minds.
get a first look at the haunting new alexander mcqueen documentary
Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui's McQueen premieres at Tribeca this weekend.
sarah burton created nature-inspired armour for post #metoo women at alexander mcqueen
“McQueen has always been about powerful women, it has to be about empowering women."
9 otherworldly fashion items from the david bowie is exhibit
We scoured the Brooklyn Museum for the Starman's most stunning stage looks, from that iconic Union Jack coat by Alexander McQueen to scrappy tees by the Deth Killers of Bushwick.
meet the designers and artists benefitting from lee alexander mcqueen's legacy
The creative freedom and boundary-pushing ideas of Lee McQueen are at the heart and soul of the Sarabande Foundation; a programme offering promising artists, photographers and designers scholarships and studio space.