Tag Archives: Alexander McQueen

Hello 2014

Happy New Year! Please excuse the belatedness of the greeting, I took some time away from this blog to refresh and recuperate. I hope you all had a good festive season. It is good to be back.For those of you who … Continue reading

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Alexander McQueen Pre-Fall 2013

Since Sarah Burton took over the helm of Alexander McQueen, she has continually impressed with her dramatic collections that manage to walk the fine line between fashion and costume. Her garments are beautifully tailored, with embellishment that accentuates rather than … Continue reading

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Pre-Spring Resort 2013: Bumper Edition

I love Resort collections, they have just the right amount of embellishment but are not unwearable like some haute couture collections. I was going through the Pre-Spring Resort collections on Fashionising and thought I’d round up some of my favourites. Bright colours … Continue reading

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Black and Gold

I thought I’d share some paintings inspired by the use of black and gold in Alexander McQueen’s Resort 2011 collection that I featured in the previous post. 1. Potpourri by Herbert James Draper 2. Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer 1 by … Continue reading

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Alexander McQueen Resort 2011

Black, metallics, beautiful neutrals and amazing tailoring. Well done to head designer Sarah Burton for honouring the late Alexander McQueen’s edgy aesthetic. via: Fashionising

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Modular monochrome

I could never pull this look off. But I think its so sophisticated. The skirt and cravat (my favourite things in the outfit) are by Alexander McQueen. The shirt is by Vivienne Westwood. Not sure if I like the stockings… … Continue reading

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