The shocking similarity in Alexander McQueen and Isabella Blow’s death (Suicide) has left masses to think why? Isabella Blow was a very up and close friend of Alexander McQueen, who killed himself by hanging himself with the ceiling of his luxury apartment Yesterday on Thursday 11 Feb, 2010.
Isabella Blow killed herself in 2007, after drinking the weed-killer “Paraquat”. She was discovered unconscious and collapsed on her bathroom floor by her sister.
Isabella Blow was rushed to the Hospital but didn’t survive and died next day at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.
Isabella Blow was not only a magazine editor but an international fashion icon just like her friend Alexander McQueen. Alexander McQueen was discovered by the late “Isabella Blow”, when she purchased his entire collection in instalments of £100 per week for £5,000. Isabella Blow also discovered super models Stella Tennant and Sophie Dahl.
Just months before her death Isabella Blow was holding the position of creative director and stylist for Kuwaiti Fashion Enterprise, owned by Sheikh Majed Al-Sabah, but were dismissed from the project for attempting suicide.
While her status as celebrity is decreasing Isabella Blow received devastating news about her cancer that made her physiologically very upset and she began telling her friends that she is suicidal. Isabella Blow attempted to kill herself in 2006 after shoe swallowed a pile of sleeping pills, but survived, later in the year she once again tried to kill herself when she jumped from the Hammersmith Flyover and broke her both ankles.
In the following year Isabella Blow tried to kill herself several times and finally succeeded on 6th May, 2007.
She will be remembered as one of the very few International style icons, who taught this world to live with style.