Alexander mcqueen fashion show

Relive the magic of Alexander McQueen fashion shows and witness iconic designs that pushed boundaries in the fashion industry. Explore the top moments that left a lasting impression on the runway.
Sarah Burton (McQueen designer): He wanted this idea of it—was almost like she drowned—and the top part of the dress is all fine boning and tulle, and the chiffon is all frayed and disheveled on the top. The skirt is made out of hundreds and hundreds of circles of organza. Then, with a pen, what Lee did was he drew organic lines. And then all these circles were cut, joined together, and then applied in these lines along the skirt. So you created this organic, oyster-like effect. Haute Couture, Gowns, Wedding Dresses, Dresses, Couture, Queen Dress, Dress, Vestidos, Vestidos De Noche

Now that the excitement of the Met Costume Institute Ball is over, it's time to plan my trip to the exhibit! You can see the Savage Beauty site here, and it looks truly amazing. One piece that keeps grabbing my attention is the one above, known as the Oyster Dress, from McQueen's spring/summer 2003 collection. Isn't it ethereal? And it was even more dramatic on the runway, where the model's styling highlights the watery/macabre spirit of the piece. There are some fascinating quotes about the…

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