GP has been tiptoeing towards the more wearable. Certainly out of all of the "mainstream" designers, his embrace of the avant-garde and intellectual underpinnings of modern fashion is a pretty good match with McQueen. I just don't know if the sense of humor and luxury will match up well with Gareth's strengths.
Gareth Pugh Front Runner to Take Over McQueen-London Telegraph
Gareth Pugh S/S 2010 Showstudio