The McQueen exhibition was first held at New York's Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum in 2010, before coming to the UK this year on 14th March. Incredibly, visitors have come to London from Cambodia, El Salvador and Mauritius, to name a few, to visit the exhibition.

alexander-mcqueen-savage-beauty-v Cabinet of Curiosities at the V&A exhibition
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Famous visitors of the exhibition which celebrates the iconic tailor and designer included Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West, Adele, Lorde, Lady Gaga, Benedict Cumberbatch with David and Victoria Beckham, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, FKA Twigs and more attending the opening event for the exhibition.

1-robert-pattinson-engaged-fka-twigs-rings-celebrity-weddings-0315-rex-h724 FKA Twigs at the opening of the London exhibition, wearing McQueen's iconic Birds Of Paradise dress
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savage-beauty_3232006b Tribute to the Voss, 2001, show
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10-McQueen-Savage-Beauty-16Mar15-Victoria-and-Albert 'Platos Atlantis' show tribute at Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty at the V&A
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The show also boosted the Friends of the V&A membership by 10 000 whilst over 60 000 copies of the hardback book to accompany the exhibition was sold making it one of the UK's top ten selling non-fiction books.

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