Alexander McQueen

Savage Beauty

by Andrew Bolton, Susannah Frankel, Tim Blanks and Solve Sundsbo

Alexander McQueen

Hardcover, 240 pages, Yale Univ Pr, List Price: $45 | purchase

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Features garments made by the designer throughout his career, accompanied by quotes from the designer, an essay about his fashion career, and an interview with his long-time design assistant.

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