Alexander McQueen Fall RTW 2008
Influences: Queen Victoria, The British Raj, The Duke of Wellington, ballerinas, peacocks and roses.
Music: Mozart, Haydn and Nirvana played by a symphony orchestra
Quote: "I've got a 600-year-old elm tree in my garden," he said, "and I made up this story of a girl who lives in it and comes out of the darkness to meet a prince and become a queen."
(Alexander McQueen on Style.com)
“I would venture to warn against too great intimacy with artists as it is very seductive and a little dangerous.” (Queen Victoria)