With the V&A exhibition, Savage Beauty coming up in London, I though that it would be a great opportunity to write a post about "Lee Alexander McQueen", known as Alexander McQuenn "The Great". The V&A (Victoria & Albert Museum) is the wo
"LONDON is where I was brought up. It's where my heart is and where I get my inspiration." The words of Lee McQueen greet us as we enter the Savage Beauty exhibition, as its doors finally open at the Victoria & Albert Musuem today.
A dress from Spring/Summer 2008 "La Dame Bleue" shows the bird designs tht inspired McQueen. He has made a beautiful cape that resemble an extended set of wings. I could perhaps incorporate some of the feathers that I made into the final outcome.
Alexander McQueen Spring 2001 on display at the Savage Beauty Exhibiton: Overdress of panels from a nineteenth-century Japanese silk screen with an underdress of oyster shells; neckpiece of silver and Tahiti pearls by Shaun Leane for Alexander McQueen.