McQueen of Scots

McQueen of Scots

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London born fashion designer Alexander McQueen who often used tartan in his garments was found dead at his home in 2010. This program looks at his life and how his Scottish/Skye connections influenced his work. Highland Rape and Widows of Culloden, two of McQueen's most controversial autumn/winter collections were influenced by the characters and events of the Jacobite rising in 1746.