Stars Remember Alexander McQueenPatrickMcMullan.com/Sipa; PacificCoastNews

After the news broke of Alexander McQueen’s death, the designer’s celebrity friends and fans spoke out. “He was talented well beyond his years,” said Sarah Jessica Parker(at left with McQueen at the Met’s Costume Institute gala in 2006) in a statement. “There has never been anyone like him. And there simply never will be.” Victoria Beckham also expressed her grief: “He made all he touched beautiful and will be desperately missed.” Some stars jumped on Twitter to share their memories. “Alexander invited me to my very 1st fashion show (his in London),” tweeted Janet Jackson. “We lost a True Genius.”