Not so long ago, the world of fashion was shocked by the terrible news – one of the most startling and at the same time insanely talented designers of our era, Alexander McQueen deliberately passed away.
Despite the fact that Alexander McQueen grew up in the harsh working-class neighborhood of London, he began to paint dresses from an early age, which surprised both his peers and close relatives. And no wonder that since the age of 16, McQueen decided to become a fashion designer. He did it in a peculiar way – he just quit studying and went to work in various ateliers in London. After a while, Alexander went to Milan, where he was given the basics of the production and marketing of modern fashion Romeo Geela. After that, Alexander McQueen was educated at the prestigious St. Petersburg School of Modeling and Design. Martin’s, which is located in London. It was after her graduation, he felt like a real fashion designer.
Alexander McQueen positioned himself as an extraordinary person. His clothes always carried a certain subtext. The designer, through his collections, protested this or that phenomenon or, with the help of them, wanted to convey something to the viewer. Alexander declared that he creates his models spontaneously and doesn’t know in advance what it will be, so there’s no point in asking about what awaits us in the future.
Since 1996, Alexander McQueen worked as a leading fashion designer for the French Givenchy Fashion House instead of John Galliano. Since 2001, he has created his own brand, Alexander McQueen.
Singer Lady Gaga is a big fan of talent Alexander McQueen. Thanks to his clothes, she was able to create her own unique image. The outfits of this designer Lady Gaga showcases both at various music awards and in their music videos.
Although Alexander McQueen bequeathed not to continue the work begun by him, today a brand with his name exists and is actively developing.