Like with the Venice Carnival, they say that you have not really lived if you have not attended a McQueen show
"We are devastated to learn of the death of Alexander McQueen, one of the greatest talents of his generation."He brought a uniquely British sense of daring and aesthetic fearlessness to the global stage of fashion. In such a short career, Alexander McQueen's influence was astonishing – from street style, to music culture and the world’s museums. His passing marks an insurmountable loss.