McQueen directors: ‘Fashion creates icons, then isolates them’

Cutting room … Alexander McQueen in a still from the documentary. Photograph: Tribeca Film Festival Before there was Sarah Burton’s Alexander McQueen, the chic, highly finessed and now financially successful fashion label, there was the Alexander McQueen of its namesake that – as this touching new documentary tells it – could barely sustain the creative dysfunction its creator and his companions wrought upon it. The man at its core, we know, killed himself aged just 40. What story is left to tell? McQueen left behind five distinct silhouettes, or reimaginings for the…

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Roaring 20s To 2018: 10 Timeless Lessons To Learn From Fashion Icons

Elegance never goes out of fashion Greta Barbo in the 20s and Blake Lively now (Image Credit: welovegretagarbo and Blake Lively) With Instagram, Pinterest and more fashion blogs than we can possibly keep a track off, we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to fashion advice. One might tell you the fashion rules and another might tell you to break them. We won’t pretend to be the ultimate authority on fashion – we’ll leave that to the experts. But we would like to share with you what we’ve learnt from the ultimate fashion…

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