The Daily Mail reports that British fashion designer Alexander McQueen was found dead yesterday f an apparent suicide. The rumor was confirmed by the design house, who has declined to comment at this time out of respoect for the family.
The fashion world has lost a gifted star and he will be truly missed.
You can monitor continuing coverage at Daily Mail Online and The Cut.
UPDATE: The McQ show, scheduled for this week, has been cancelled. The Alexander McQueen boutique in the Meatpacking District has been shuttered and covered in white cloth.
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