Without Mom, Alexander McQueen ‘Could Not Face the Future |

February 12, 2010 by Post Team 

joyce-mcqueen-320Without Mom, Alexander McQueen ‘Could Not Face the Future | designer Alexander McQueen was once asked the name of the town “most terrifying fear.” He faced the liquid – his beloved mother Joyce – and told her straight: “Death before.”

Influential McQueen Fear particular – expressed through a special piece of newspaper / Guardian / / – did not materialize.

But different, fear not painful: Facing life without Joyce after her death 10 days ago. McQueen died Thursday, one day before he and his family marked his mother alive. Even in the wake of the death of designer shock at the age of 40, his mother’s funeral and went on as scheduled Friday afternoon in a cemetery in east London, the Council of the people.

McQueen’s brother Michael, 49, and the Evening Standard said that the family is the best deal possible. “It’s just so raw, and we are grieving. Everybody is very upset to say anything, but my mother’s funeral is to move forward,” he said. “We have all been arranged.”

Mother and Son Bond
As his family gathered in a separate house in east London suburb of Hornchurch, friends and commentators spoke of the bonds, especially as McQueen’s contract with the woman who accompanied him to Buckingham Palace in 2003 when he was honored by Queen Elizabeth II.

Fashion consultant Alice Smith told reporters outside his home where he was found Thursday morning, “He loved his mother, and go to have a tea and biscuits on the sofa.”

And lead fashion writer Hilary Alexander of the Daily Telegraph wrote: “When I adored his mother, Joyce, and died, leaving him so desolate that, as it seems, was not able to face the future.”

Armstrong added that Joyce was one of the three important women in his life which had been lost. He was crushed when his mentor, designer Isabella blow, killed himself in 2007, while another woman in his life, and Aunt Dolly, passed away last year. Insiders say Dolly was a fixture in the performances until her death last year.

The windows in his shop in London high street in Bond Street and obliterated on Thursday night, Smith clung to his friend some flowers. “He was very fragile and sweet and had a wicked sense of humor, but because people thought he was aggressive,” she said. “It was the best designer in the world. I saw him a few months the last time.”

Reports say that McQueen, hanged himself, but police at Scotland Yard would not confirm this. They say to the people autopsy will be held on Monday in Westminster in London. Details of the funeral has not yet been released.

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