Menswear Fashion: Alexander McQueen 2017 Spring/Summer Lookbook


Alexander McQueen’s creative director Sarah Burton is still on maternity leave, so the brand decided to take it low key this season with an intimate lookbook instead of a runway show. Photographed by Julia Hetta, the dark and moody images offer the perfect backdrop for this collection. “You wouldn’t get [Hetta’s painterly images] from a show,” said McQueen’s head of menswear design, Harley Hughes. While this arrangement is only for this season, it perfectly fit the archival, aged aesthetic. See more pics below… Continue reading

Former Alexander McQueen CEO Jonathan Akeroyd Is Taking Over at Versace


To call Jonathan Akeroyd’s stint at Alexander McQueen a success would be a gross understatement. Over the course of his twelve years at the label, Akeroyd oversaw a massive expansion of the Kering-owned brand, launching fragrance and accessories lines alongside the McQ diffusion line while leading McQueen through the death of its beloved founder before appointing Sarah Burton to the role of creative director. Continue reading