Caged Couture: Edie Campbell For Alexander McQueen’s Fall 2013 Campaign

Courtesy Photo Being an accomplished equestrienne, model Edie Campbell is used to wearing something on her head. This fall, she is swapping her velvet helmet for something much different. Campbell is the star of the Fall 2013 campaign for Alexander McQueen. In the dramatic campaign photos, Edie can be found looking ethereal while wearing several of Sarah Burton's head cages made of metal…

Behold, It’s An Alexander McQueen Book

Behold, it’s an Alexander McQueen book. To be released tomorrow, the book, entitled “Alexander McQueen: The Life and the Legacy,” will reveal never-seen-before sketches, photos and drawings from the late fashion designer. In an interview with Fashionista.com, author and fashion historian Judith Watt explains, “It’s about his life but it’s not a biography. It’s about the importance of his…

Watch Alexander McQueen’s Trippy, Psychedelic Fall 2012 Campaign Video

For a little whimsy to your Wednesday, you must watch Alexander’s McQueen’s latest video for the brand’s Fall 2012 campaign. Although the Alexander McQueen brand is known more for their dark, dramatic, gothic aesthetic, this time around, McQueen shows an unexpected playful and whimsical side. The short film features a model wearing a McQueen dress as psychedelic, trippy collages of colors…

Pre-Fall 2012 Preview: Alexander McQueen

[imagebrowser id=152] Despite reviews and fervent professions of love from writers, editors and customers, there was always a sort of museum hush around the collections designed by McQueen himself. Rarely were his pieces less than higher art, and it's comforting to see the way in which Sarah Burton is solidly carrying on with his line. There hasn't been a hiccup yet, and for…

Alexander McQueen to Partner With Huntsman for Savile Row Bespoke Service

Left photo: McQueen F/W 2012 (Imaxtree) Right photo: Courtesy of Hunstman The Alexander McQueen brand is going back to basics with a presence at Savile Row (again)—the street where it all began—as it teams up with Buckingham royal tailors H. Huntsman and Sons in a partnership to create a bespoke service for men. This inaugural run will offer clients three options: a Victorian styled…

You’re the Coolest: Apple, Alexander McQueen, and Aston Martin Voted Top Cool Brands

36 influencers in fashion, music and TV, along with 2,000 Britons voted for the brands that they considered to be the coolest. The results are in, and it’s no surprise that the McQueen fashion house made the Top 20 list, beating out powerhouse label, Chanel. McQueen was the top designer featured on the list, taking the eleventh spot, while Chanel took fifteenth. Several factors could…

Look Alikes: Alexander McQueen vs. Original Penguin Bowtie

Thanks to the likes of stars like Brad Goreski and the ad execs of Mad Men, bow ties have become a chic yet classic way to play up a suit or dress shirt. This trend no longer just appeals to men, as Ralph Lauren has incorporated this menswear staple into his womenswear fall collection. We simply adore the McQueen classic plaid bowtie.  And if you can’t have McQueen, try this Original…

Alexander McQueen Exhibit the Most Visited Exhibition by The Costume Institute Since 1946

Courtesy Photo: The Met | Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, Romantic Gothic gallery view of Angels and Demons collection The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced earlier this week that the “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibit, which closed Sunday at midnight, is the most visited exhibition organized by The Costume Institute since it became part of the Museum in 1946. With 661,509…

Alexander McQueen’s “Savage Beauty” Exhibit Extended At The Met

Last month, New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art debuted Alexander McQueen’s “Savage Beauty” exhibit. The result: A record-breaking opening day, as 5,100 visitors flocked to see the late, great, fashion legend’s work. The success continued, prompting the museum to keep the exhibition open an extra week. “We’ve been getting almost 400 people every half-hour in the show during regular hours,”…

Sarah Burton Honors Alexander McQueen With “God Save McQueen” Scarves

Following in the footsteps of her predecessor, the late Alexander McQueen, Sarah Burton has been doing a fine job in keeping the McQueen legacy alive. Burton now is honoring the late designer's memory and genius with a new spring 2011 scarf collection fittingly titled, "God Save McQueen." The scarves are inspired by McQueen's love of mixing reality and fictitious enchantments, and his…

Current Obsession: Alexander McQueen’s Gold Iris Platform Sandal

  Alexander McQueen’s Gold Iris Platform Sandal Damn. I say, hot damn. Now I know what men must feel like when they see Brooklyn Decker on the cover of Maxim. Gorgeous, sexy, elusive—these sandals from McQueen make all the other shoes in the world feel bad about themselves. Maybe all the other shoes should paint themselves gold, slap on some feathers and get on a pretty diet.…

More ‘Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty’ Exhibit Images Revealed

Solve Sundsbo; Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University Press The Metropolitan Museum of Art recently distributed a catalogue for their new exhibit, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, a retrospective of Alexander McQueen's work, which is set to open at this year’s Costume Institute Gala on May 2. The catalogue highlights some of the one hundred examples of McQueen's work…

MO Hot Links: Alexander McQueen’s Limited Edition Scarf, Bravo Gives Pinkslip to DC Housewives, Fay Dunaway’s Cannes Festival Poster

MO Hot Links: 5 Newsworthy Stories Served Fresh Faye Dunaway is the Face of the Cannes Film Festival Poster {ThePlaylist} Alexander McQueen Releases Skull Limited Edition Scarf  to Coincide With The Opening of McQueen Savage Beauty Exhibition At The Met {HarpersBazaar Patricia Field and Kotex Want You To Design Your Own Maxi Pad {TheHairpin} Bravo Cancels The Real Housewives of D.C.……

Sarah Burton Delivers an Alexander McQueen Collection Fit for Royalty

No one would argue that Sarah Burton had enormous shoes to fill after being appointed the new creative director of the Alexander McQueen brand following Alexander McQueen’s suicide last year. This week, Sarah Burton, under the Alexander McQueen brand, revealed a successful second collection at the famous Parisian prison La Conciergerie. The “snow queen and her court" inspired collection was…