All posts tagged "Sarah Burton"
Stella McCartney Receives An OBE
If this doesn't prove that she's totally out of her father's shadow, nothing will. Today in London Stella McCartney spent a little time at Buckingham Palace to receive an OBE from the Queen. The OBE is the Order of the British Empire award for British nationals or anyone who makes an impact for the UK. Glenda Bailey, Sarah Burton, and Amanda Wakeley are former OBE recipients. McCartney wore a blue pencil skirt suit from her own collection. Congrats, love.
Paris Fall 2013: Alexander McQueen
Alexander McQueen: Great things often come in small packages. Such was the case for Sarah Burton's magnificent but petite collection for Alexander McQueen. Staged at the OpÃ©ra Comique before a selected list of 150 VIP onlookers, just ten looks held court against the backdrop of the venue's ornate gilded interior. While Burton's maternity leave might have shrunk the size of the collection, it certainly didn't diminish the grandeur. The theme? Burton looked to ecclesiastical wardrobes like communion gowns and nun habits, but the looks were anything but demure. Voluminous hoop skirts, cinched corseted waists, puff sleeves, and beaded diadems...