Pure McQueen. Photo: Nacho Alegre.

Pure McQueen. Photo: Nacho Alegre.

Emma Stone, star of the film, “The Help,” is stunning in an Alexander McQueen dress at the SAG Awards. More…

Emma Stone, star of the film, “The Help,” is stunning in an Alexander McQueen dress at the SAG Awards. More…

Photos of the Moment: Backstage at Alexander McQueen’s Paris show.

Photos of the Moment: Backstage at Alexander McQueen’s Paris show.

Heads will roll, or at least gawk upward, at the masks on the mannequins in “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty,” the current show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. Guido Palau, the super-stylist responsible for McQueen’s runway coiffures, designed the masks; you can see a slide show of them on our Moment blog.

Heads will roll, or at least gawk upward, at the masks on the mannequins in “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty,” the current show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. Guido Palau, the super-stylist responsible for McQueen’s runway coiffures, designed the masks; you can see a slide show of them on our Moment blog.

"Savage Beauty," the Alexander McQueen exhibition opens today at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York. If you haven’t already be sure to watch our online director Horacio Silva’s Morning T video interview with the show’s curator, Andrew Bolton. Photograph: Solve Sundsbo.

"Savage Beauty," the Alexander McQueen exhibition opens today at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York. If you haven’t already be sure to watch our online director Horacio Silva’s Morning T video interview with the show’s curator, Andrew Bolton. Photograph: Solve Sundsbo.