Tough Resort – Alexander McQueen’s resort 2012 collection found creative director Sarah Burton once again using militaristic accents for a collection of tough elegance. From delicate lace skirts to belted trenches, the McQueen woman exudes strength and beauty with detail orientated designs juxtaposed with strict structure.
Alexander McQueen creative director Sarah Burton continues to bring her own voice to the label with its fall 2011 collection. Featuring powerful creations ranging from black clad vixens to snow white ice queens, Burton injected some fairy-tale spirit into the McQueen aesthetic with leather paneling, fur trims and feathers.
Photographer Jermaine Francis is back for the most recnet issue of Crash with an Alexander McQueen special starring Jade Parfitt. Styled by Olly Paton, Jade dons looks from McQueen’s fall 2010 collection.
The pre-fall 2011 collection from Alexander McQueen has us standing at attention with its military inspired pieces perfect for the battlefied that is fashion. McQueen designer Sarah Burton stayed with a restrained color palette of navy, black and red hues along with metal details which we also saw in the spring season. Luxe jackets and tailored bottoms were accompanied by above the knee dresses, offsetting the masculine influence with a feminine edge.
Following up its campaign, the lookbook for Alexander McQueen’s spring 2011 collection hits the web and offers a more detailed look at Sarah Burton’s creations for the new season. Worn by Patricia van der Vliet, the spring designs bring romantic visions somewhere a cross between fairytale princess and sci-fi heroine with the intriguing styling of loose-fitting silhouettes paired with print and metal works.
Lindsey Wixson appears as the face of Alexander McQueen’s spring 2011 campaign wearing one of Sarah Burton’s romantic creations with a butterfly motif in the background. Wixson also appeared in Mulberry’s spring campaign this season. (NY Mag)
The latest issue of Vogue US profiles Alexander McQueen designer Sarah Burton and her creations for spring 2011. Photographed by Patrick Demarchelier, models Lily Donaldson, Sasha Pivovarova, Caroline Trentini, Mirte Maas and Patricia van der Vliet wear Burton’s darkly romantic designs.