The 27 year old, tipped to be Givenchy's new designer, staged the kind of extrava- ganza exclusive to the London scene. McQueen's models, including Kate Moss and Jodie Kidd, walked through a pool of shallow water which doubled as a catwalk.
Long Nguyen, style director of US magazine Detour, believes the hype surrounding the designer is justified. "Designers like McQueen are fashion's thinkers. They break down old boundaries."
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