Alexander McQueen- Why, oh why?


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Yes my friends, Alexander McQueen has done it again. First with the footshoe (which Natalie recently blogged about), and now he has turned his lovely models into monsters! When I first came across the photos from his Paris runway show I was literally frightened. I realize that fashion week is all about taking risks, showing off unique creations, and turning heads, but is this really the way to go?

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If you can look long enough to check out the actual clothes, there are some beautiful designs (minus that werewolf getup and the basket case hat). I love the dresses and the black and white suit.

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And check out the effortless umbrella! I would certainly laugh if I saw someone sporting it on the streets of San Francisco (while secretly wishing I had one of my own). But honestly, lets hope people don’t try and recreate this freaky makeup- unless, of course, it is Halloween.

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If you are a McQueen fan, and your loyalty has not been questioned by the images that you just saw, you should know that the designer recently launched a Target line. The designs are certainly not as eye-catching, but you will not have to worry about making young children cry while wearing them- always a plus.

Photos courtesy of Fashioncopious (aTrendsetter!) and Coutorture