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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Embroidered Insignia Satchel
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Embroidered Insignia Satchel

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Alexander McQueen smooth leather Insignia satchel with multicolor floral embroidery. AMQ monogram on the flap, magnetic closure and chain strap with leather insert. Leather lining, one flap pocket with snap button.

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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN WAS BORN IN LONDON ON MARCH 17TH 1969, THE YOUNGEST OF SIX CHILDREN. HE LEFT SCHOOL AT THE AGE OF 16 AND WAS OFFERED AN APPRENTICESHIP AT THE TRADITIONAL SAVILE ROW TAILORS ANDERSON AND SHEPHARD AND THEN AT NEIGHBOURING GIEVES AND HAWKES, BOTH MASTERS IN THE TECHNICAL CONSTRUCTION OF CLOTHING. From there he moved to the theatrical costumiers Angels and Bermans where he mastered 6 methods of pattern cutting from the melodramatic 16th Century to the razor sharp tailoring which has become a McQueen signature. Aged 20 he was employed by the designer Koji Tatsuno, who also had his roots in British tailoring. A year later McQueen travelled to Milan where he was employed as Romeo Gigli’s design assistant. On his return to London, he completed a Masters degree in Fashion Design at Central Saint Martin’s. He showed his MA collection in 1992, which was famously bought in its entirety by Isabella Blow. Alexander McQueen shows are known for their emotional power and raw energy, as well as the romantic but determinedly contemporary nature of the collections. Integral to the McQueen culture is the juxtaposition between contrasting elements: fragility and strength, tradition and modernity, fluidity and severity. An openly emotional and even passionate viewpoint is realised with a profound respect and influence for the arts and crafts tradition. Alexander’s collections combine an in-depth working knowledge of bespoke British tailoring, the fine workmanship of the French Haute Couture atelier and the impeccable finish of Italian manufacturing.
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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Embroidered Insignia Satchel at Farfetch
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Insignia embroidered satchel

Beige leather-cotton blend Insignia embroidered satchel from Alexander McQueen featuring a chain shoulder strap, a foldover top with clasp closure and an embroidered floral design. Leather 90% Cotton 10%

COTTON10%, 12012544

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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Embroidered Insignia Satchel at Italist.com
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Embroidered Insignia Satchel

Alexander McQueen smooth leather Insignia satchel with multicolor floral embroidery. AMQ monogram on the flap, magnetic closure and chain strap with leather insert. Leather lining, one flap pocket with snap button.

447888K9BHY9085, 447888_K9BHY_9085_ALEXANDER-MCQUEEN

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