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05 / 02
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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN UNLOCKING STORIES | THE MOURNING SUIT

  This black embroidered trouser suit subverts the male formalwear tradition of the Morning Suit with the elaborate female Victorian tradition of Mourning Dress. Lee Alexander McQueen shook the fashion world — twice — with the dark theme and unforgettable atmosphere of his seventh collection, Dante, for Autumn/Winter 1996. It was first shown by candlelight […]
05 / 02
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Alexander McQueen Unlocking Stories | The Ophelia Dress

  This cream, corseted flower print silk taffeta Ophelia Dress began with Sarah Burton’s initial sketch of a corseted bodice, elbow-length poet sleeves, portrait neckline and a full, ballerina-length skirt with pleated volume at the hip.   One of the beginnings of the Ophelia dress was sparked by a rare Victorian silk wedding dress passed […]
28 / 01
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UNLOCKING STORIES

  An experiential space has opened on the top floor of the new Alexander McQueen flagship store on London’s Old Bond Street.     The space will host a programme of exhibitions, talks and events aimed specifically at inspiring students from all over the United Kingdom. The first of these – Unlocking Stories – will […]
22 / 01
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WOMEN’S SPRING/SUMMER 2019 CAMPAIGN

  The Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2019 campaign. Photographed by Jamie Hawkesworth featuring Binx Walton, Chunjie Liu, Jean Campbell, Jill Kortleve, Kesewa Aboah, Lara Stone and Nora Attal. Art Directed by MM Paris.