Friday, 4 June 2010

Top Ten reasons why I love that Sarah Burton is now Creative Director at Alexander Mcqueen


  1. She was born in Manchester
  2. She is a Central Saint Martins graduate '97
  3. Her personal style is minimalist with a Queen Elizabeth I edge..shocking!
  4. She snagged a job at Alexander Mcqueen in '96 before graduating from CSM
  5. She is 35yrs old
  6. She became head of womenswear at Alexander Mcqueen in 2000
  7. She barely wears make-up
  8. She completed 16 of the pieces for Lee's final collection
  9. She unconditionally loves Alexander McQueen!
  10. I love her quote - "The creation of modern beautifully crafted clothes was at the heart of Lee's vision. I intend to stay true to his legacy."