According to friends and industry insiders, Jeremy Ruehlemann, a 27-year-old fashion model, died on Sunday. The young model’s cause of death was not made public.
Ruehlemann, born in New Jersey, had a successful fashion career. He had walked the runways and models for Christian Siriano, John Varvatos, Superdry, Perry Ellis, and other designers and appeared in magazines like GQ and Playhouse Magazine. He was well-liked by designers and photographers due to his striking good looks and cheerful personality.
On Sunday, fashion designer Christian Siriano paid tribute to Ruehlemann on Instagram, calling him one of his “muses” and sending his condolences to his devastated family and friends. “I’ve never posted anything like this before, but losing a friend with such a lovely spirit is very difficult,” Siriano added. This is in memory of Jeremy, a wonderful man who exhibited unconditional love to everyone he met.”
Another model, Lexi Wood, also paid tribute to Ruehlemann, whom she called her “soulmate” and “best friend,” in a touching statement. “I met Jeremy when I was 15, and the day I met him, I knew my heart would be full for the rest of my life; he’s my soulmate, best friend, support, family, light, love, twin flame…” she wrote. Because he was so special, I could go on and on about him.”
Condolences for Jeremy Ruehlemann, who was described as a “beautiful soul,” poured in on social media. On social media, several fellow models and industry professionals conveyed their condolences and memories of him, expressing their sadness at his death and remembering his tremendous impact on their lives. Ken Downing, Halston’s creative director, and singer Demi Lovato sent their sorrow to the late model.
Ruehlemann’s death dealt a crushing blow to the fashion industry. He was a friend, mentor, and role model for many young aspiring models, as well as a model. Many will remember him warmly for his striking good looks, outgoing personality, and ability to make everyone feel special.
Losing someone so young and full of promise is devastating, and it serves as a reminder that life is transitory and should be appreciated.
It’s unclear what caused Ruehlemann’s death, but it’s important to remember that mental health is just as important as physical health. Many people in the fashion industry suffer from mental health issues, and it is vital that they have access to the assistance they require.
It serves as a reminder that in the fast-paced and competitive fashion world, taking care of ourselves and those around us is vital.