The body of Romanian fashion designer Stephan Pelger was discovered on Thursday, hanged in a home in Bucharest’s District 2.
The police and prosecutors launched an investigation, with the suicide theory as their initial hypothesis. The designer recently said that he misses his father, who passed away in 2019, very much and that he has recently been struggling with chronic sleeplessness.
He recently said that he misses his late father, who passed away in 2019. Additionally, the designer suffered from chronic insomnia, and he recently said, “Insomnia has left its mark on all aspects of my life.”
He also had episodes of depression. In 2018, at Cannes, he was assaulted and robbed by two women, a fact that strongly marked him. “I still love Cannes and I will come back here, but this will always be in my mind,” he said.
The death was confirmed on Thursday by the law enforcement officers who went to the scene of the tragedy. Stephan Pelger came out, a few months ago, from the rehab clinic where he entered voluntarily. He suffered from chronic insomnia and depression.
“Str. C-tin Chiritescu, police station 8, Male, 43 years old, was found hanged by a neighbour. The death was confirmed. The victim is a public figure-fashion designer”, announced the police.
“On June 8, 2023, the police officers of the General Directorate of Police of the Municipality of Bucharest – Section 8 were alerted, via 112, about the fact that a deceased person was found in a house in Sector 2.
The police went to the scene, as well as a medical team that confirmed the death of the person.
Stephan Pelger Wikipedia and biography
Despite his influential personality, Stephan Pelger does not have a Wikipedia page. Numerous local, national, and international media outlets frequently covered his works.
Pelger had established himself as a household brand, renowned for his extraordinary creations that stunned the international fashion scene. Despite being a member of the younger generation of designers, his career expanded tremendously, and his presentations on important fashion stages displayed great competence.
The well-known designer was adopted by the devoted family of the Black Church bishop when he was just a year old; his life story is amazing.
He had a very early vision of himself in the fashion industry, and he worked tirelessly to make that vision a reality. He studied at the Folk Art School before moving on to the Vienna Fashion Institute to further his abilities.
At the Iasi Fashion Festival, Pelger debuted his first line, which was well-received by both the general audience and reviewers.
His creations were made especially for modern, strong women with a good sense of style. His collections effortlessly captured this essence, as evidenced by the precise tailoring and well-chosen materials Pelger frequently used in his designs.