>> We all got a little worried about him after the past couple of collections -- had McQueen gone commercial on us? Of all people, McQueen? The shock and awe master of the fashion world? It was a serious coup, if true.
But Alexander McQueen's Fall 2006 collection proved all us naysayers wrong -- we never should have doubted him. McQueen's beautiful handiwork is back -- with a vengeance. The hairpieces, the 40's-inspired tweed suits, the Elizabethan high collars, the brocades, the tartans, the cascading organza ruffles... the Kate Moss hologram! The shoes! I could leave the feather stuff behind, but other than that, God, I wish I had been there, at the show, to see everything.