Alexander McQueen: Genius of a Generation
Packed with breathtaking photographs, this tribute to Alexander McQueen (1969-2010) celebrates the incredible creations of an iconic, imaginative, and inspirational fashion designer whose work turned heads and hearts all over the world. He was a major fashion figure, famous throughout the world, especially the US (where he is a celebrity-favourite with clients including Sarah Jessica Parker, Penelope Cruz and Nicole Kidman) and Japan. McQueen's dramatic designs, also been worn by celebrities including Bjork, Lady Gaga and Rihanna, met with critical acclaim and earned him the British Designer of the Year award four times. This book is a must-have for fashion lovers everywhere.
125 breathtaking catwalk photographs The commentary has been written by an experienced fashion journalist who has attended and adored McQueens' haute couture shows Includes tributes and quotes from some big fashion names Upcoming exhibition with The Metropolitan Museum of Art in the middle of 2011
'His infamously over-the-top catwalk shows were as much art as fashion and the iconic moments we recall are captured in this new coffee-table must-have.' Glam.co.uk (March 2010)