Written by Instinct Staff | Thursday, 11 February 2010
McQueen’s secondary fashion line, McQ, was to have a showing today at New York Fashion Week, but that show was quickly canceled upon news of his death. Reactions from the fashion world and those that knew McQueen have begun to come in.
Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief of Vogue said, "We are devastated to learn of the death of Alexander McQueen, one of the greatest talents of his generation. He brought a uniquely British sense of daring and aesthetic fearlessness to the global stage of fashion. In such a short career, Alexander McQueen's influence was astonishing—from street style to music culture and the world's museums. His passing marks an insurmountable loss."
Karl Lagerfeld took a slightly more morbid approach commenting...FULL STORY