Alexander McQueen

Where is he from?

- Lewisham, London

- McQueen dropped out of school at age 16

Fashion Capital

London

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