Alexander McQueen

  • McQueen's will shows love for dogs, charities July 27, 2011

    London: The late fashion designer Alexander McQueen left most of his considerable fortune to charities but also left money to his siblings, household staff and for the upkeep of his dogs, according to documents made public Tuesday. McQueen, one of the brightest stars in British fashion, committed suicide last year just...
  • Kate wears Alexander McQueen on her big day April 29, 2011

    London: Royal bride Kate Middleton's wedding dress was designed by Alexander McQueen's Sarah Burton, ending months of fevered speculation in the fashion world over who would create one of the most talked-about outfits of the decade. The dress featured a hand-made lace applique over an ivory-colored bodice and skirt, made...
  • Designer McQueen hanged himself in wardrobe: probe February 17, 2010

    London: British fashion designer Alexander McQueen hanged himself in a wardrobe at his home in central London after leaving a note at the scene, an inquest into his death heard on Wednesday. Westminster Coroner's Court was told the 40-year-old, whose full name was Lee Alexander McQueen, was found dead...
  • Alexander 'hooligan' McQueen dead at 40 February 12, 2010

    London :British fashion designer Alexander McQueen, whose provocative collections made him a global star, was found dead at his London home on Thursday in what media said appeared to be suicide. He was 40. Nicknamed the "hooligan" of British fashion for his close-cropped hair, trademark Doc Marten boots and shocking catwalk...