Alexander McQueen

Where is he from?

- Lewisham, London

- McQueen dropped out of school at age 16

Fashion Capital


How did they become to be a designer?

- McQueen worked first in a tailor shop

- Began working with costume designers

- Enrolled in Central Saint Martin's College of Art & Design

- Started his own business and became very famous with his "bumster pants"

- Worked for Givenchy then Gucci

Main Style

What made him famous?

His "bumster pants" appeared in 1996

- low-rise, crevice revealing jeans