Love for McQueen

Fleur Doré

A legend was born March 17th, 1969 by the name of Lee Alexander McQueen.  Whilst growing up in destitute East London, Lee or later known as Alexander, developed his passion for the fine arts at an early age. Being the youngest of 6 siblings, he was ironically the first child who knew exactly what they had a passion for; his was fashion. Various apprenticeships in subsequent years led him to realize that the arts was something he truly valued. At 16 years old, his fresh skills were spotlighted during an apprenticeship with Savile Row where he learned to perfect his now famous tailored look. During that time, Lee grew his passion for the theater, where he joined the theatrical costumiers Angels and Bermans. It is evident today that his love for dramatic flare shines through his past collections. As a man from humble beginnings, Alexander McQueen has made an…

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Accessories, Accessories, Accessories…

I’ve come to the conclusion I need to lighten things up a bit so I’m adding a new section to my blog.  Yes, I’m actively involved in politics but that’s not my only interest.

I have had a longstanding love affair with fashion and I think adding a commentary about fashion trends to this blog will mix things up a little.

So, on that note, I have a red sleeveless sheath dress I’d like to pair with nude Michael Kors pumps and I want to pair that with a yellow cardigan.  What color should make the accessories?  Should they match the red dress or yellow cardigan?  Help me out?