Alexander McQueen´s Finest Moments
Alexander McQueen, fashion show king, died from an apparent suicide in 2010. McQueen (whose real name was Lee Alexander Mcqueen) was known for dressing everyone from Lady Gaga to Rihanna, as well as for his work at Givenchy and on his own Alexander McQueen label. From Alexander McQueen’s controversial collections to his title as ‘l’enfant terrible,’ his fashion is certainly his legacy. Here’s a look back at McQueen’s best runway moments. Trust me, folks, there’s a reason this man was an icon in the gay community, a legend in the fashion community and an inspiration for many.
1. Bad Romance
For his spring 2010 finale, Alexander Mcqueen combined the futuristic with the fantastical, and set the whole thing to “Bad Romance” by his muse Lady Gaga. Between the sky-high, hoof-like platforms, the romantic-meets-robotic tutu-tiered bodices and the over the top theatricality of the presentation, the show was pure fashion magic. And pure McQueen.