A British inquest revealed that the fashion icon was found in the wardrobe of his London morning last Thursday morning, a day before the funeral of his beloved mother.
British officials also said that McQueen’s body was identified by his older sister Janet. A note was found at the scene, but its contents were not disclosed. Full autopsy findings are expected to be revealed within a few months.
The death of McQueen started New York Fashion Week on a somber note and London Fashion Week, which begins on Friday, is expected to be the scene of several McQueen tributes. Already, there’s rampant speculation on the fate of McQueen’s label.