Science and structure, the cosmos, and the night sky inspired the McQueen Men and Women Spring Summer 2023 collection. Signature tailoring and oversized knitwear is dissected: sliced and slashed.
Tailored suits and harnesses feature cosmic rain, comet, and astral crystal embroideries.
Deconstructed tailoring, astral crystal embroideries and exaggerated volumes: Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2023 women’s pre-collection showcases the house’s fascination with discipline and structure. Asymmetric draped dresses, broad brushstroke prints and sharp silhouettes are revealed in a muted palette reminiscent of the evening glow.
The highlights includes a crystal harness black tailored jacket with cutaway details and elongated bootcut trousers. One of the stars of the new collection is a women’s Slashed Leather Harness Jacket. The Black sartorial wool one-button jacket is featuring leather harness and slashed detailing. The jacket has peak lapels, two flap pockets at the sides and a single button fastening.
The Black crisp Japanese wool tailoring slashed cocktail dress is featuring duchesse detailing and an internal corset construction. The dress has adjustable straps and is finished with a back zip fastening.
The pale lilac slashed dress features a dress-on-dress print, which explores clothing, turned inside out and taken apart at the seams. Revealing the bare bones of a second dress which is printed onto the surface.
The men collection includes black oversized double-breasted tailored coats paired with tailored waistcoat and wide-legged trousers, all featuring silver sequin and crystal astral embroidery.