Late founder of the Alexander McQueen fashion label who became a four-time British Designer of the Year Award winner.
He had his first design experience making dresses for his younger sisters.
He won the CFDA International Designer of the Year award in 2003.
He was in a committed relationship with George Forsyth at the time of this death.
He followed in the footsteps of John Galliano by winning the British Fashion Designer of the Year Award for two consecutive years.