"I can't describe the tragic loss of such a brilliant man and designer," -Rachel Zoe
"McQueen was a master of fashion, creative genius and an inspiration. Today the fashion industry has lost a true great. An icon of all time. He made all he touched beautiful and will be desperately missed. My heart is very much with his family and friends at this very sad time.” - Victoria Beckham
"We are devastated to learn of the death of Alexander McQueen, one of the greatest talents of his generation. He brought a uniquely British sense of daring and aesthetic fearlessness to the global stage of fashion. In such a short career, Alexander McQueen's influence was astonishing -- from street style to music culture and the world's museums. His passing marks an insurmountable loss." - Anna Wintour
“His death is a sudden and trembling shock.
His life was infinite moments of Art, Entertainment and Joy.” —Patricia Field
“Lee McQueen was a truly unique visionary in the world of fashion.
A creator of beauty. What a tragedy. —Madonna