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Sarah Burton Announced Creative Director at McQueen

The Central Saint Martins grad who has been head of womenswear since 2000, McQueen’s right hand woman as I like to think of her, has been announced (quelle suprise) as the brand’s creative director.

“We are delighted that Sarah has agreed to take on the role of creative director. Having worked alongside Lee McQueen for more than 14 years, she has a deep understanding of his vision, which will allow the company to stay true to its core values.” Said Jonathan Akeroyd, CEO of Alexander McQueen.

Read Vogue‘s article in full.

My friend has just got engaged (go AmandaJane!), and with this in mind I thought it appropriate at this juncture to share two of the SS07 McQueen looks that are tattooed in the wedding dress area of my brain – which, even if they have no desire to get married, all women have .


Might have to think about a slip though.

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