Kate Middleton Credited For Rise in Alexander McQueen Sales
Ever since Duchess Kate Middleton wore Alexander McQueen for her wedding day, the fashion house's annual sales soared by 27 percent. The brand announced a profit of 5 million pounds and sales of 41 million pounds for 2011, the year Kate tied the knot. The brand gained international praise when Sarah Burton, the creative director for Alexander McQueen, designed Kate Middleton's royal wedding dress. Since her wedding Kate has stepped out multiple times in Alexander McQueen.