Blood Beneath the Skin
The first definitive biography of an iconic British fashion designer explores the connections between his dark work and even darker life. Alexander McQueen rose from humble beginnings to design clothes for the world's most beautiful women and royalty, becoming a multimillion-dollar luxury brand. But behind his confident facade and bad-boy image lay a sensitive soul who struggled to survive in the ruthless world of fashion. This modern-day fairy tale infused with the darkness of a Greek tragedy tells the complete sensational story, including never-before-seen photos, and offers new insights into McQueen's private life and the source of his creative genius.