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.
not in our name: images dedicated to a future that does not rely on bombs
As we celebrate Peace Week, we throw back to a selection of images from our 2003 Action Issue. Curated by i-D co-founder Tricia Jones, it features some of our best loved contributors and collaborators, as they share their ideas and thoughts on peace.
betsy teske has made history as the first curve model to walk for alexander mcqueen
Fresh from making her Paris Fashion Week debut this season, here the beautiful blonde bombshell talks body image, size and self-acceptance.
“this is me”: today’s creative directors renovate their houses in paris
From Demna Gvasalia’s Croc moment at Balenciaga to Clare Waight Keller’s tracings of Hubert de Givenchy’s sketches and Sarah Burton’s garden landscaping at Alexander McQueen, it’s all about making a house a home during Paris spring/summer 18.
10 creative couples: fashion’s powerhouses come in pairs
From Rick Owens and Michèle Lamy to Alexander McQueen and Shaun Leane, Lou Stoppard’s new book focuses on the iconic duos behind fashion’s most creative shows and shoots.
a tv show about kate moss and alexander mcqueen in the 90s is coming
Maureen Callaghan's Champagne Supernovas, chronicling fashion at the end of the supermodel era, is getting a TV adaptation.
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