Alexander McQueen Picks of the Month
by Daniel Haim
We admit that we love Alexander McQueen, but there’s never too much love until it becomes truly an obsession. From avant-garde elegant box clutch to new Alexander McQueen pumps.
Military Skull Leather Box Clutch
Channel Alexander McQueen’s avant-garde elegance with this military-inspired leather box clutch. This instantly recognisable piece is adorned with a signature Swarovski crystal skull and sword clasp. Let the vivid red hue pop against a black gown for after-dark drama.
Retails at $1,545 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Embossed leather buckle bracelet
Let Alexander McQueen’s buckled black and gold-tone leather bracelet inject your everyday style with a hit of high-fashion drama. Style it with color-pop jeans and a Union Jack tee for inimitable Brit-girl cool.
Retails at $345 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Hummingbird tapestry cushion
Woven with an exquisite hummingbird tapestry design, Alexander McQueen for The Rug Company’s handmade goose down cushion will make a strikingly beautiful homeware addition.
Retails at $895 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Patent-leather ankle cuff pumps
Alexander McQueen can always be relied upon for designs with an edge, and these navy patent-leather pumps are no exception. Adorned with a signature Swarovski crystal-embellished skull, the satin ankle cuff instantly transforms these heels from simple to standout. Keep them in focus with a thigh-grazing skirt and a tonal color palette of blues and blacks.
Retails at $825 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Skull-print cotton tank
Toughen up your off-duty wardrobe with Alexander McQueen’s cool skull and feather-print cotton tank. Slip it on with a tailored blazer and sporty leggings for contemporary off-duty style.
Retails at $272 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Snakeskin and brass wrap bracelet
Alexander McQueen’s Swarovski crystal-embellished black and fuchsia snakeskin bracelet will add an exotic touch to every look. Channel the label’s edgy aesthetic at cocktails with a sleek LBD and studded sandals.
Retails at $315 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Leather and brass skull keyfob
We love Alexander McQueen’s signature skull designs and this Swarovski crystal-embellished brass keyfob is an easy way to work the look. Attach this leather tasseled style to your keys, or use it to add instant edge to your favorite tote.
Retails at $275 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Suede ankle boots
Platform ankle boots are a cold-weather must-have so energise your footwear collection for the fall with Alexander McQueen’s petunia-pink pair. Wear this vibrant suede style with a color-clash dress for maximum impact, or slip them on with tailored pants for sartorial punch at cocktail hour.
Retails at $1,075 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Leopard-print calf hair pumps
Guaranteed to turn heads, Alexander McQueen’s leopard-print calf hair peep-toe pumps are a hot footwear choice. Add a neutral shift and structured coat for fashion-forward chic.
Retails at $955 via Net-a-Porter.com.
Skull woven leather box clutch
With a Swarovski crystal and pearl-embellished skull clasp, Alexander McQueen’s box clutch embodies the label’s punk-luxe aesthetic. For true fashion rebel status, clash this pink and red leather piece with a scarlet dress, and add a shimmering gold cuff for maximum impact.
Retails at $1,995 via Net-a-Porter.com.