Did Alexander McQueen Kill Himself Because of Mother

Did Alexander McQueen Kill Himself Because of Mother

Some are saying that Alexander McQueen’s death was due to the loss of his mother, Joyce a few days ago. His Twitter account suggests that he was still mourning the death of his mom, but was pulling himself together through friends. Here are his most recent tweets…

“RIP mumxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.”

Four days later he wrote that he had had an “awful week” but said “friends have been great”, adding: “now i have to some how pull myself together”.

Reports Coming In That McQueen Hung Himself

I’m hearing reports that Alexander McQueen hung himself. Not sure if it’s true yet, but if this was the case then we must ask the question. Was this on purpose or accidental? Do we have another David Carradine case? Cause who really hangs themselves anymore. It’s so retro.

Becks Reaction to Alexander McQueen Says It All

Becks Reaction to Alexander McQueen Says It All

Rest in Peace. Alexander McQueen #alexandermcqueen

Rest in Peace. Alexander McQueen #alexandermcqueen

No words can describe the sadness that accompanies this post. Alexander McQueen, one of fashions true artisans, has taken his life at the age of 40. The news comes as a shock to many, since he has often been referred as one of this generations true fashion greats. A powerful designer with an ability to incorporate complex themes into his work, his latest collection drew attention from socials such as Daphne Guiness and Lady Gaga, who famously wore one of his elaborate designs in her Bad Romance video.

We will have full coverage and a review of his amazing collections to follow.

QUOTABLE: Calvin Klein says Kate Moss is “difficult”

QUOTABLE: Calvin Klein says Kate Moss is difficult

Designer Calvin Klein must have gotten nostalgic about the 1980’s jeans campaign which featured Mark Wahlberg and Kate Moss, because while Klein aknowledged Moss to be a “great model,” he also revealed that she is “difficult to work with.” (more…)

VIDEO: “Kinds of Love” by Alternative Apparel

VIDEO: Kinds of Love by Alternative Apparel

To get fashion fans in the mood for love, Alternative Apparel has created an original video that will play in NYC taxi cabs throughout fashion week, from February 11th until the 18th. (more…)

New York Fashion Week: Telfar Fall/Winter 2010 #nyfw

New York Fashion Week: Telfar Fall/Winter 2010 #nyfw

The Telfar show offered classic American sports gear. A mix of American Apparel and Converse originals mixed in with the labels pieces made for a unique showcase at the Fashion Art Gallery. Images via Dazed Digital.

FIRST LOOK: Narcisco Rodriquez for eBay

FIRST LOOK: Narcisco Rodriquez for eBay

Narcisco’s collection for the auction site eBay will be launching on February 15th. The looks are simple, yet chic. The best piece is definitely the dress on the end with the red color block. The others we’ve seen before and unfortunately, aren’t impressive. Hopefully, eBay steps up their game next time around and actually forces their contributing designers to design and not just give us a rehashing of things we’ve seen a million times before.

STREET HERO: Susie Bubble Arrives for New York Fashion Week #NYFW

STREET HERO: Susie Bubble Arrives for New York Fashion Week #NYFW

The bubble might currently hate me, but I’m in love with her mismatched combination.

Lady Gaga Just Came Back from the Pearly Gates

Lady Gaga Just Came Back from the Pearly Gates

Lady Gaga looks so flipping awesome all the time it’s starting to get really, really annoying. I mean seriously, how goddamn original are you missy. I’m always in awe of you. Good job, once again. In one year, you’ve managed to make every single red carpet attendee before you look like they just don’t give a fuck.

INTERVIEW: Alister Mackie, Fashion Launching Pad

INTERVIEW: Alister Mackie, Fashion Launching Pad

Ahead of London Fashion Week, we thought we’d give you a glimpse behind the scenes – starting with an exclusive interview with none other than Alister Mackie. Alister’s fashion credentials are not to be sniffed at. A London College of Fashion graduate; he assisted Katy England at Dazed and Confused and helped to launch top fashion mag ‘Another Man’. Working with Topman, Alister is a key ingredient to the creative direction on the Topman Design range. Putting the finishing touches to Topman’s first solo outing at London Fashion Week, we managed to grab 5 minutes with the man himself…

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Fashionista’s Brave the Cold for New York Fashion Week #NYFW

Fashionistas Brave the Cold for New York Fashion Week #NYFW

A snowy day in New York didn’t prevent these trepidatious fashionista’s from waiting in the cold. I was there waiting with them, freezing my buns off in hopes of acquiring the coveted Gift Bag vouchers which only a few get to have. I unfortunately didn’t receive one. Boo.

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