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Biography of Lee Alexander McQueen


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  • Full Name: Lee Alexander McQueen
  • Birth Place: Lewisham, London
  • Birth date: Monday, March 17, 1969
  • Zodiac: Pisces
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
BIOGRAPHY
Lee Alexander McQueen
Lee Alexander McQueen was a fashion stylist from United Kingdom. He has a skill in sewing. He was also known as a power in the dispute that accentuates a fragility as well as his emotional power has always had. He served as Chairman of a fashion Stylist at Givenchy in 1996 to 2001. He also has his own clothing line named Alexander McQueen. Achievements ever is as one who is dabbling in fashion among others: four British Designer of the Year award in 1996, 1997, 2001 and 2003, and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) International Designer of the Year in 2003.

He was born in London, 17 March 1969. McQueen was the youngest of six children. He grew up in a flat in Stratford. He attended Carpenters Road Primary School. He has started making and designing clothes since I was a kid. He never makes an outfit for her sister and then she had the goals as a designer.

Then he proceeded to Rokeby School. Later he worked at the Savile Row belongs to Anderson & Sheppard. Earlier, he joined Gieves Hawkes & After that, he designed the costumes of Angels & Bermans. He could get a flashy name in fashion because of the help of Savile Row &.

As he worked on Savile Row, McQueen's clients & is world top men like Mikhail Gorbachev and Prince Charles. At the age of 20, he hit work in Koji Tatsuno. He also briefly traveled at once studied in the field of fashion in Italy. He also briefly worked at the Romeo Giggli.

McQueen returned to London in 1994 and attended the Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design as a mentor in the field of cutting pattern. Because of his expertise, he was persuaded by the head of the Program to be a student there. He agreed and took a master's degree in the field of fashion design. His work which he created for the program of graduation was purchased by Isabella Blow. He then returned to make works that he name the McQueen Theatre on Cruelty. Here he met Katy England. They then worked together to create a third collection entitled The Bird. Singer Bjork, Iceland asked for his help for designing clothing as a cover album Homogenic. In addition, McQueen is also a music video for the track steering Bjork's Alarm Call.

McQueen launched the trend in jeans which he called bumster. This gives rise to much comment and debate among audiences. McQueen then use a skull in its newest design. A patterned scarf into a trend all over the world and it seems to be compulsory for all people in the world to have it. It is certainly because of his influence and make it more known in the world of fashion.

McQueen makes a new innovation. He made the silhouette in his design to add fantasy and impression form of rebellion for fashion. He became the first designer who uses the service model for India fashion show in London. It dazzled the audience amazed for the present.

In 2009, he designed a product called manta which he sold for £ 2,800. He makes this product is inspired by the holiday in the Maldives. His work was used by model and celebrity, Lily Cole. The most memorable catwalk show for him was the show for the summer collection in 2001 named VOSS.

In late 2007, Alexander McQueen had boutiques in London, New York, Los Angeles, Milan and Las Vegas. Celebrity customers, including Nicole Kidman, Penélope Cruz, Sarah Jessica Parker and Rihanna, the J-pop queen Ayumi Hamasaki, such as Namie Amuro, and Kumi Koda. With so many selebrita of the world who have been wearing his work, placing it among the top dress designers are world class.

In his personal life, he admitted openly that he is a gay. In 2000, he married his gay partner George Forsyth, a documentary filmmaker. They separated a year later and decided to be friends is fine. McQueen became the talk of the world after the death of Isabella Blow in 2007. He is considered to be a major factor over the bunih themselves do Blow.

Many people consider Blow committed suicide after split from McQueen. McQueen himself died on February 11, 2010. His guards found him hanging in the corner of a House at his home in London. In the spring of 2011, Michelle Olley was asked by the Metropolitan Museum of art in New York to contribute in Alexander McQueen exhibition entitled Savage Beauty. The exhibition is held to commemorate the McQueen.

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