Beloved fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her Upper East Side apartment. According to police, the designer committed suicide in her New York home. She was 55 years old.
Tragically, Kate Spade hanged herself inside her Upper East Side apartment. She was discovered by housekeeper around 10:20 a.m. Tuesday, sources said. The housecleaner shared that there was a note left behind, although no record of the note has been shared publicly.
Kate was known for her creative and classic handbag creations. Her self-named company, Kate Spade New York, has over 140 retail locations and outlet stores across throughout U.S. and more than 175 shops internationally.
Her work is known globally and she iconic style is truly timeless.
As the story develops, Kate's family mourns the loss of such a creative and loving woman. Please join us in prayer for her family.