Designer Alexander McQueen
left a series of suicide notes for his loved ones, the British paper, The Sun
It’s not yet known — and it may never be known — what he wrote and to whom.
While McQueen was reportedly devastated by his mother’s passing ten days prior to his death, it has now come out that his lover — whose name was tattooed on his arm — recently broke up with him.
Police are said to have discovered “multiple notes” with McQueen’s body which was found hanged in his Mayfair home in London. Their source says “He left letters to friends trying to explain his actions.”
His family decided against a joint funeral and went ahead with McQueen’s mother’s funeral yesterday at Forest Gate, in East London. Now the devastated family has another sad service to plan.
]]>But his mother’s death may have been only part of the reason for his depression. McQueen was allegedly upset at being jilted by his lover. “He was a b*****d who went back to Australia and I was left looking at his name” he told Australian Harper’s Bazaar,
After McQueen’s funeral, which may be held next week, his final couture collection will be shown during Paris Fashion Week in March. This will be unquestionably one of the most sought-after tickets in fashion history. Expect his famous fashion fans, like Naomi Campbell and Lady Gaga, to turn out in droves to pay their respects.
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