Jo Ferguson Biography, Jo Ferguson Wiki
A socialite and stylist to the stars has passed away at the age of 46.
Jo Ferguson, who was on of Kirsty Hinze’s bridesmaids at her wedding to American billionaire Jim Clark, died early on Wednesday, according to reports.
According to Her Linkedin Profile,
Jo Ferguson is a freelance fashion director, fashion editor, fashion and celebrity stylist based in Sydney. Along with imperative knowledge in fashion publishing and consulting Jo has previously worked as the fashion editor and fashion director across several of the highest circulating fashion and lifestyle magazines in Australia.
With extensive travel abroad and invaluable inside knowledge of the fashion industry and it’s buying habits Jo has frequently advised for women’s fashion labels and her editorial contacts regularly approach her to style, consult, and creatively influence their advertising and editorial campaigns.
Jo has had a highlighted career in fashion and lifestyle editorial publishing, celebrity styling, marketing, online content blogging, image and design consulting, public speaking, television presenting, producing fashion shows, volunteering for charity events and also judges national fashion, racing and educational competitions regularly.
Jo’s extensive knowledge in fashion now spreads across fashion and lifestyle editorial publishing, advertising, brand consulting and working as a celebrity stylist for Rihanna, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Fergie, Karolina Kurkova, Hugh Jackman, and Miranda Kerr to name a few.
Jo Ferguson Age
She was 46 years old.
Jo Ferguson Health Problems
Ferguson has recently battled illness and died from liver and kidney failure in the early hours of Wednesday morning, according to The Daily Telegraph.
“Jo Jo was such a darling of the fashion world,” publicist Adam Working wrote in tribute to Ferguson.
“Though, while she was obviously in a lot of pain these past few years, I hope we all remember how she used to light up a room with that smile. Someone who left us way too early.”
Her health battles have been well documented in recent years.
Jo Ferguson Death & Cause
Friends told Confidencial that Ferguson died of liver and kidney failure in the early hours of yesterday (Wednesday) morning.
Publicist Adam Worling was among those paying tribute to his late friend.
“Jo Jo was such a darling of the fashion world,” Worling said. “Though, while she was obviously in a lot of pain these past few years, I hope we all remember how she used to light up a room with that smile. Someone who left us way too early.”
Ferguson had been battling health issues for some time.
On March 29, back in the hospital, Ferguson shared a concerning image from her hospital bed with the caption, “Neverending … now draining with a tube”.
Jo Ferguson Career
With almost two decades in the fashion industry, Jo has worked with an amazing list of celebrities, as well as major advertising clients like David Jones, Myer and Westfields, as well as writing for magazines like Harpers Bazaar in Singapore, Cleo, Cosmo Bride, Australian Womans Weekly and Womans Day.
Her favourites to dress have included singer Nicki Minaj, who she worked with during her tour, as well as Fergie from Black Eyed Peas who she said was ‘actually quite shy’ until she hit the stage.
Ferguson was once best friends with former model Kristy Hinze and was bridesmaid in her wedding to American billionaire Jim Clark.
It was well documented over recent years that Ferguson’s life had spiralled as her health declined.
She was well known on the Sydney red carpet scene, having dated TV host Tom Williams for a number of years and been romantically linked to millionaire car dealer Neville Crichton.
Jo Ferguson Instagram
Her Instagram account is private.