The McQueen House was founded by Lee Alexander McQueen in 1992.  Today the house is synonymous with British couture. the team at alexander McQueen was pushing boundaries of design in the early 2010s, under Sarah Burtons watch the Classic Oversized sneaker was born in 2014.  Taking inspiration from 70s tennis sneakers with an exaggerated rubber sole to contrast the clean upper.  As a result the luxury sneaker and fashion world was turned upside down paving the way for the oversized sneaker explosion.