Alexander McQueen
By Shanu Walpita

SINISTER ROMANTICISM London: Sarah Burton finesses her dashingly dark vision for Alexander McQueen menswear this season, showing sinister, yet elegant looks with a dash of …

Jun 17, 2013
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SINISTER ROMANTICISM
London: Sarah Burton finesses her dashingly dark vision for Alexander McQueen menswear this season, showing sinister, yet elegant looks with a dash of boyish charm. Upsized tailored short suit sets in ornate motifs and sumptuous materials convey the eerie gothic romanticism, signature to the Alexander McQueen aesthetic. — Kathleen Tso

Key Items: Long waistcoats / Matching sets / Upsized tailored shorts / Savile Row suiting

Color: Optic white / Cream / Black lacquer / Watermelon / Blue bonnet

Materials + Trim:  Lace / Brocade / Embroidered florals / Pulled yarns / Crinkled satin / Jacquard / Silk / Wool suiting / Gold buttons

Print + Pattern: Stained glass mosaics / Skull and lace print / Copier ink prints / Oriental or antique florals  / Baroque arabesque motif

Accessories + Footwear: Mary Jane dress shoes / Black dress socks / Dress shoes / Metal bangles / Sleek motorcycle boots

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