The Fashion World Tweets for Alexander McQueen

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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:

@oh_so_coco:

I am so shocked and sad to hear about Alexander McQueen.

@csiriano

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.

@xoBetseyJohnson

RIP McQueen... you will be truly missed. http://bit.ly/dfX7hg xox

@tyrabanks:

RIP Alexander McQueen. so so sad. such a huge loss. He was one of my favorite designers. He will be missed.

@kurkovakarolina:

RIP Alexander McQueen :(

@mrjoezee:

R.I.P. Alexander McQueen, a kind soul and brillant creative genius. Sad and shocking. You've touched us all.

@rzrachelzoe

I cant describe the tragic loss of such a brilliant man and designer Alexander McQueen..R.I.P xoRZ

@robertcduffy:

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!

@ditavonteese:

Rest in peace, Mr. McQueen.

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