World Reacts to Alexander McQueen's Death

February 11, 2010 By:
World Reacts to Alexander McQueen's Death

Just moments after news broke of Alexander McQueen death, fans and fellow fashion designers took to their twitter account or simply released statements paying tribute to the great Alexander McQueen.

Dita Von Teese: "Rest in peace, Mr. McQueen."

Kim Kardashian: "I just found out Alexander McQueen died!!! I'm in shock! So sad! I'm wearing one of his dresses now! He was such a talented designer"

Heidi Klum: "He was absolutely one of the most talented, extraordinary designers in the world ever."

Stephanie Pratt: "No, no, no omg so sad :( "

Russell Simmons: "Nice guy commited suicide. Hurts to hear"

Kelly Osbourne: "i am so so sad to hear the news of Lee (Alexander) McQueen! i really just dont know what say im really in shock"

Rachel Zoe: "I cant describe the tragic loss of such a brilliant man and designer Alexander McQueen..R.I.P xo RZ"

Joel Madden: "R.I.P. Alexander McQueen. You were one of the best man. Always hoped to meet you."

Boy George: "Very, very sad news about Lee McQueen. He was a genius, such tragic news."

Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman: "Lee McQueen influenced a whole generation of designers. His death is the hugest loss to anyone who knew him and for very many who didn't," she added.

Anna Wintour, Vogue's famous editor-in-chief, reportedly got the news "via text" during a BCBG show. "She got up and ran out mid-show," the Us Weekly reports.