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While fashion’s come & go, they do serve as a sign of the times we live in and work as a time capsule of sorts full of memories, moments and merriment.
Looking back at the sartorial world of 2011, what comes to mind may be the abundance of too much too fast (so much fashion, so many news outlets, too many designers) -that’s why we’ve complied aREAD MORE »
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Day four of our annual Holiday Gift Guide has us considering the best buys you can gift friends with this season and starting at just $25, we hope we’ve found something unique and considerate for your loved ones.
Just think of the merriment they’ll feel receiving Fornasetti’s cheeky urn (above) from Barneys.com that boasts a playful tongue-&-cheek graphic face. In fact, we may just beREAD MORE »
Leave it to Sarah Burton and the Alexander McQueen team to create a breathtaking series of holiday windows for their London flagship this season with brilliantly crafted dresses from their Fall 2011 collection breaking out of cargo boxes.
Visit the Alexander McQueen store in London to check out the windows in person at 4-5 Old Bond Street, London, W1SREAD MORE »
Victoria Beckham wins Designer Brand Award and Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen wins Designer of the Year at British Fashion Awards- video
The British Fashion Council is what one would say is the CFDA of England.
The annual British Fashion Awards yesterday had some pretty keen picks as winners:…Sarah Burton of Royal Wedding fame, for Alexander McQueen won Designer of the Year (video below jump) Victoria Beckham won the Designer Brand Award (video below jump) Alexa Chung won the British Style Award Christopher Kane won the New Establishment Award while Sam READ MORE »
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“I was thinking about a woman as an object of desire. We go to such lengths to adorn ourselves that we almost become our clothes or are taken over by them. This is a collection about excess – an exploration of ideals of beauty at their most extreme.” – Sarah Burton, Creative Director of Alexander McQueen
How often do we have the rare chance toREAD MORE »
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I’ll Have What She’s Having: Streamlined and bold slits in just the right places
There’s something about actress Eva Green‘s smart sexiness that reminds us of the raw style of Italian actresses back in the 1950′s via Veneto days. It’s a control over non-fussiness and an emphasis on dynamic sex appeal and sultriness, best mastered in sleek, non revealing lines.
Case in point: Eva’s on trend,READ MORE »
After a month+ of consecutive international fashion shows, it can be hard to not only remember what we’ve seen, but to get a second to glance at all of the astonishing details seems sadly unlikely.
That being said, we wanted to take a moment and look back at everything one could easily miss.
Here’s a look at our favorite elements from all of theREAD MORE »
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Sarah Burton, creative director of Alexander McQueen, offered a truly inspiring collection for Spring/Summer 2012 and in our books, one of the most exciting shows during Paris Fashion Week.
MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS
As Burton said, the collection was an exploration of ideas of beauty at their most extreme and women as objects of desire. Models had beautifully veiled eyes and expertly lace-bound heads, which immediately triggeredREAD MORE »
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Adventures In Extremes- Alexander McQueen or Rockport Pumps. I've always said that not everything appears the same way in a photograph as in real life- it's all about stylist tricks, ya know.On the other hand, having great style is not necessarily about the items themselves but about how YOU put them together.Case in point: A pair of jewel tone pumps.Whoddaevathunk that I put AlexenderREAD MORE »
Alexander McQueen must be smiling down on us.Just last week his eponymous label became a household name for non-fashionistas when Kate Middleton walked down the Royal Wedding aisle wearing a Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen gown and changed into a second McQueen dress by for the reception.Then there are the rest of who have been mesmerized by the art of his designs that wentREAD MORE »
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