according to wwd.com, sarah burton, former head of women's wear at alexander mcqueen, will step up to become the new creative director.
heard of her? me neither. her background: she graduated from london's central saint martins college, as did mcqueen. she began working with mcqueen in 1996.
burton says: "the creation of modern, beautifully crafted clothes was at the heart of lee's vision. i intend to stay true to his legacy."