The mood in the tents was somber this morning as the industry learned the news of Alexander McQueen's death. We even saw a few tears. Many found out over Twitter, and still other designers, editors, and models tweeted their reactions:
I am so shocked and sad to hear about Alexander McQueen.
Mcqueen has inspired me in every way possible,I did not know him well but i feel so honored to have watched him work on his craft.
RIP McQueen... you will be truly missed. http://bit.ly/dfX7hg xox
RIP Alexander McQueen. so so sad. such a huge loss. He was one of my favorite designers. He will be missed.
RIP Alexander McQueen :(
R.I.P. Alexander McQueen, a kind soul and brillant creative genius. Sad and shocking. You've touched us all.
I cant describe the tragic loss of such a brilliant man and designer Alexander McQueen..R.I.P xoRZ
Can't believe Alexander McQueen is dead! Just can't believe it! Tragic loss. What a talent. Talked with him a few times. So nice. Damn it!
Rest in peace, Mr. McQueen.