From the more than 20 collections shown in New York, these last two days, there was only one look, which I want to show here. And then again, not because of its beauty, creativity or wearability for that matter. But because it reminded me of my Dutch roots... Our Golden Age. Vermeer's Milk Maid to be precise. The cap, the creamy colour, the voluptuousness of the coat-dress, topped of with those cream coloured wellies, it seemed all very milky to me.
And guess what. Alexander McQueen answered his mother Joyce McQueen in an interview for The Guardian in 2004 the following: