Friday, December 10, 2010

To Lee With Love

Since the passing away of Lee Alexander McQueen, the whole of the fashion population has mourned his death. Nick Knight from is no exception.

In celebration of Alexander McQueen's innovative and groundbreaking design, a fashion film from Nick Knight pays tribute to the genius of McQueen's creation. Here is the video:

The soundtrack, in case you're wondering is done by Björk.

In other McQueen news, he won the British Fashion Council Outstanding Award in Fashion for 2010. He won four times in the past years and revered globally for his fabulous tailoring, exciting, innovative and outrageous style on and off the runway, McQueen will be remembered as the most influential fashion designer of his generation.

Below are some photos from his previous collection featured on this link.

Central Saint Martins MA Show 1992
if I am not mistaken, this is the collection which was bought by Isabella Blow

Autumn/Winter 1994

Backstage; Autumn/Winter 1996

Autumn/Winter 1996

 Spring/Summer 1997
models walked on water

Spring/Summer 1998
rain poured on the runway

Spring/Summer 1999

Also in SS99, Shalom Harlow

Plus a video of it. Shalom, dressed in a white tube dress, rotates on a platform. While, two robotic arms spray paints her dress in black and yellow.

Autumn/Winter 1999

Autumn/Winter 2000

Spring/Summer 2001
btw, that's Kate Moss on the left.

Autumn/Winter 2003

a Kate Moss hologram haunts the runway at the Autumn/Winter 2006 show

Plato's Atlantis: SS 2010

RIP McQueen

See yah later!

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