Alexander McQueen Resort 2016

Alexander McQueen Resort 2016

The flowers of springtime and the glitter of heirloom jewels combined in Sarah Burton's fun, feminine resort offering at Alexander McQueen.

Backstage, Alexander McQueen, Men's, Spring, 2016

Backstage at Alexander McQueen Men’s Spring 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.


Alexander McQueen Men’s RTW Spring 2016

Sarah Burton planted a collar of inky scrolls across the lapels of a white cotton officer coat to open the Alexander McQueen show, announcing its seafaring theme and her single-minded focus on tailoring.

Backstage at Alexander Mc Queen RTW Fall 2015

Backstage at Alexander McQueen Fall 2015

Pat McGrath and Guido Palau worked on beauty look.


Alexander McQueen RTW Fall 2015

With its David Sims photograph of a fragile decaying rose, the invitation to Sarah Burton’s Alexander McQueen show brought to mind Lee McQueen’s lyrical Sarabande collection.

Alexander McQueen Pre-Fall 2015

Alexander McQueen Pre-Fall 2015

Sarah Burton, the brand’s creative director, said the lineup had a “portrait-y feel, with links to the men’s wear and its military details.”

Alexander McQueen Men's RTW Fall 2015

Alexander McQueen Men’s RTW Fall 2015

In a powerful show, Sarah Burton also perpetuated the uniform’s enduring dignity and relevance via innovative tailoring and daring fabric choices.

Alexander McQueen RTW Spring 2015

Alexander McQueen RTW Spring 2015

Sarah Burton’s spring collection was based on her own treasured collection of antique kimonos and intricate fabric swatches.

Backstage at Alexander McQueen RTW Spring 2015

Backstage at Alexander McQueen Spring 2015

Pat McGrath and Guido Palau conceived the beauty look of the show.

Alexander McQueen Resort 2015

Alexander McQueen Resort 2015

Sarah Burton wove together a collection that was simultaneously sculpted and sharp-edged.