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Alexander McQueen F/W 2000 He is copying the Samburu tribe, but changing the necklace beads to silver. He also sticks two bird feathers in the model's nose, which tribes in New Guinea do only for tourists. And instead of red clay mud worked into hair, he painted the model's hair with gold. It's a nice try.
Alexander McQueen (British, 1969–2010). Ensemble, fall/winter 1998–99. British. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Madonna, 2010 (2010.208.2a, b) #punkfashion