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Alexander Mcqueen Dead

'Savage Beauty' One Of The Met's Top 10 Exhibits

Posted 10.08.2011 | Arts

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibition came to an end last night, but it has already considered one of the Met's...

Alexander McQueen's Will Revealed

AP | Posted 09.25.2011 | Style

LONDON — The late fashion designer Alexander McQueen left most of his considerable fortune to charities but also left money to his siblings, hou...

Alexander McQueen Coroner Report: Designer Died With Cocaine, Sleeping Pills And Tranquilizers In His Blood Stream

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LONDON — A depressed Alexander McQueen twice tried to overdose on drugs in the months before he hanged himself, the fashion designer's psychiatr...

Alexander McQueen Biography By Kristin Knox To Hit Bookstores In July

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The first book on the late designer Alexander McQueen is set to hit bookshelves in July, the Telegraph UK reports. Entitled "Alexander McQueen, Genius...

Alexander McQueen's Death: Friends Reflect Nearly Two Months Later

New York Times | Cathy Horyn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Daphne Guinness, whose understanding of fashion history collides with Ms. Blow's like a bloodline, recalled the scene in his Paris hotel room in Octob...

Alexander McQueen's Ashes To Be Scattered On Scottish Isle

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Alexander McQueen's ashes will be scattered on the Scottish isle Skye, The Evening Standard reports. McQueen's father Ronald was born on Skye, and alt...

Alexander McQueen Final Show CANCELED, Label Will Hold Presentation Without Photographers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Late designer Alexander McQueen's final show, scheduled to be held during Paris Fashion Week has been canceled, The Cut reports. The label will instea...

Kanye West Blogs About Alexander McQueen's Death: 'We Are All So Hurt'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Rapper Kanye West recently blogged about the death of designer Alexander McQueen, writing: I'm tormented by the need to create. With the loss of M...

Alexander McQueen's Last Interview: I'm Happiest When I'm At Home With My Dogs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Matches Boutique sat down with Alexander McQueen six days before he died to talk about London and fashion. Grazia Daily posted some excerpts from the ...

Alexander McQueen's Final McQ Collection (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Late designer Alexander McQueen left behind two unseen collections: one to be shown at Paris Fashion Week and one that was meant to be presented on th...

Alexander McQueen Tribute Wall Mounted In London Fashion Week Tent

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The British Fashion Council has mounted a tribute wall to the late designer Alexander McQueen where visitors will be able to leave notes to McQueen an...

Alexander McQueen Hanged Himself In London Home

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LONDON — A bereaved Alexander McQueen left a note, then hanged himself in his apartment on the eve of his mother's funeral, a coroner's inquest ...

McQueen's Death Hurts London Fashion Scene

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LONDON — Yes, there are other big names: Vivienne Westwood, Stella McCartney and Paul Smith come to mind. But the sudden death of Alexander McQu...

The Joyous Eccentricity of Alexander McQueen: A Remembrance

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

McQueen's death makes me wonder if there simply isn't a place in contemporary modern culture for such theatrical creativity anymore -- especially in an era in which fashion houses increasingly need to rely on corporate ownership to survive and thrive.

Alexander McQueen Dead: Fashion Designer Commits Suicide

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

*Scroll down for a slideshow of McQueen, his designs and reactions to his death. * UPDATE (2/25): McQueen's funeral took place in London today, and ...