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The beauty of excess

“I was thinking about a woman as an object of desire. We go to such lengths to adorn ourselves that we almost become our clothes or are taken over by them. This is a collection about excess – an exploration of ideals of beauty at their most extreme.” — Sarah Burton

Backstage at Alexander McQueen. Had to share. This entire collection is mind-blowing in its extravagance, intricacies and detailing. Sarah Burton has done a marvelous job of keeping the spirit of Alexander alive in her work. She channels his essence with an almost creepily uncanny ease… love, love, love this.

Images via trendland via www.facebook.com/BrandMcQueen

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