Alexander McQueen is one of the most iconic fashion designers in the world. Known for his exquisite designs and elaborate runway shows, McQueen has become a household name in the fashion world. From his early days at Givenchy to his own eponymous label, McQueen has left an indelible mark on the fashion industry. Here, you can find the latest news and articles about McQueen and his work. You can also find videos featuring McQueen's designs, interviews with the designer, and more.
Photographer Olivia Bossert captures an ethereal editorial with model Aude Mangharam for a recent issue of Marie Claire Arabia. She wears dreamy silver and white ensembles inspired by the beauty of the shimmering moon and space travel. Stylist Hannah Beck selects fashion from renowned brands such as Dolce & Gabbana, Alexander McQueen, and Burberry creating an out-of-this-world…
The annual Met Gala, AKA fashion's biggest red carpet event, is set to return to the iconic Metropolitan Museum of Art's steps on the first Monday of May.Every year since 1971, the Met Gala has been themed with previous notable dress codes including Camp: Notes on Fashion, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, and Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology. Events have also paid tribute to specific designers, including Alexander McQueen and Rei Kawakubo. For 2023, the Met Gala will be doing just that: centred around the late legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld, named 'Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty'.
The Princess of Wales chose previously worn styles for a meeting with a new advisory board today. Emily Nash of Hello posted a quick video as she greeted people. NEW: The Princess of Wales is at Windsor, meeting a panel of experts appointed to provide strategic advice to her Royal Foundation Centre for Early Childhood. pic.twitter.com/PE9PAHgzWe — Emily Nash (@emynash) January 25, 2023 The eight-member board will offer advice and provide oversight of the work of her Royal Foundation Centre for Early Childhood. The event was at Windsor Castle, in the Green Drawing Room. More from Simon Perry's People article. Some of the advisory group are familiar voices in the area and have worked alongside Kate for several years as she built up her experience and expertise and knowledge in the area. Palace officials explain that the group — who have expertise in areas across neuroscience, psychology, perinatal psychiatry, and policy development — will support Princess Kate and the Centre as work is accelerated to promote the fundamental importance of the first five years of a child's life. As they met, the palace announced that the Centre will be headed by Christian Guy, who becomes the Centre Director. The Advisory Group members are: Professor Peter Fonagy OBE, Head of the Division of Psychology and Language Sciences at UCL and Chief Executive of the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families Eamon McCrory, Professor of Developmental Neuroscience and Psychopathology, University College London Dr. Alain Gregoire, Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist and President and Founder of the Maternal Mental Health Alliance (patron) Dr. Trudi Seneviratne, Registrar at the Royal College of Psychiatrists Ed Vainker OBE, co-founder of Reach Academy Feltham Carey Oppenheim, Project Lead at the Nuffield Foundation Imran Hussain, Director of Policy and Campaigns for Action for Children Beverley Barnett-Jones MBE, Associate Director at Nuffield Family Justice Observatory and Trustee at What Works in Children’s Social Care And from this Hello story by Danielle Stacey. Kate told the group: Today I just want to think about and discuss what's next, really. How do we keep this conversation going? This campaign's really to try and raise the awareness of the importance of this issue. And it's sort of what can we do collectively to keep the conversation going and what we do next. This campaign is really laying the foundation of why early childhood matters. We return to the Hello piece. The Princess of Wales revealed she is excited about an upcoming campaign as she hosted her first meeting at Windsor Castle since she and Prince William moved to nearby Adelaide Cottage last summer. Full details about the new campaign were not given but Kate told the group: I am really excited for next week, there is lots coming out. (The Princess did host a reception at Windsor Castle last September.) After the meeting, Kensington Palace tweeted, An insightful first meeting with our @Earlychildhood Advisory Group, discussing a shared passion for the extraordinary impact of the first five years of life and its role in shaping us. Very exciting things ahead…! In this video about the meeting, you can hear the Princess speak about being nervous and excited about the panel. Now for our look at what Kate wore at today's meeting. All of the styles worn by the Princess have been seen previously: the Alexander McQueen tuxedo jacket (no longer available), Holland Cooper bodysuit (£149), and Roland Mouret 'Axon' trousers (no longer available). She accessorized with the Shyla London Chunky Knot Baroque Pearl Earrings (£72), first seen during the Boston trip last December. Below, one more photo from today's engagement. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Also today, more details about the May coronation plans. Following is info from the Kate's Calendar page. Saturday, May 6: The Coronation Service at Westminster Abbey. Their Majesties The King and The Queen Consort will arrive at Westminster Abbey in procession from Buckingham Palace, known as ‘The King’s Procession.’ After the Service, Their Majesties will return to Buckingham Palace in a larger ceremonial procession, known as ‘The Coronation Procession.’ Their Majesties will be joined in this procession by other Members of the Royal Family. At Buckingham Palace, The King and The Queen Consort, accompanied by Members of the Royal Family, will appear on the balcony to conclude the day’s ceremonial events. Sunday, May 7: The Coronation Concert at Windsor Castle and The Coronation Big Lunch The Coronation Concert will bring global music icons and contemporary stars together in celebration of the historic occasion; performances will be supported by staging and effects located on the Castle’s East Lawn. The centerpiece of the Coronation Concert, ‘Lighting up the Nation,’ will see the country join together in celebration as iconic locations across the United Kingdom are lit up using projections, lasers, drone displays, and illuminations. Neighbors and communities across the United Kingdom are invited to share food and fun together at Coronation Big Lunches in a nationwide act of celebration and friendship. Monday, May 8: The Big Help Out The Big Help Out will be held on Monday, 8th May 2023, and is being organized by The Together Coalition and a wide range of partners such as The Scouts, the Royal Voluntary Service, and faith groups from across the United Kingdom. The Big Help Out will highlight the positive impact volunteering has on communities across the nation. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ I leave you with happy news from Princess Eugenie. Yesterday she posted on her Instagram page that she and her husband, Jack Brooksbank, are expecting their second child.
On Wednesday morning, Kate Middleton attended a meeting with her new Advisory Group at Windsor Castle. She looked polished and professional in a sharply tailored blazer by Alexander McQueen as she met the newly formed group of eight experts who will offer strategic advice and oversee the work of the Royal Foundation Centre for Early […]