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Posted by: Mike Feb 11 2010, 01:44 PM

Top fashion designer Alexander McQueen was found dead in his London, England, home Thursday, a spokesman for his company said.

The designer, born Lee McQueen, had a reputation for controversy that earned him the titles "enfant terrible" and "the hooligan of English fashion."

According to a tweet posted on McQueen's Twitter page, the designer's mother died February 2.

"i'm letting my followers know the (sic) my mother passed away yesterday," said an entry posted at 11:46 a.m.

"RIP mumxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx," it added.

I read this right before I left college and was shocked as fuck. He was a badass. I was hoping he would do a talk in Central Saint Martins or something after I sent in my application. Such a shame. (In case you don't know him, he designed

Posted by: ArjunaCapulong Feb 11 2010, 04:27 PM


Posted by: iDecay Feb 11 2010, 06:29 PM

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Posted by: Beenly Feb 11 2010, 07:02 PM

WHAT THE f*ck.


Posted by: DoubleJ Feb 11 2010, 10:10 PM

This is truly a day of mourning. I am not fond of him, but it seems that he had a HUGE HUGE following.

Posted by: moorepocket Feb 12 2010, 01:55 AM

this is sad. The man gives us 10inch heels died.

Posted by: serotonin Feb 12 2010, 12:26 PM

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this is sad. The man gives us 10inch heels died.