Kate Spade Found Dead In Her Apartment

By Pankhurie Mulasi

New York based designer, Kate Spade was found dead in her Manhattan residence on Tuesday. She was 55.

Reportedly, she committed suicide by hanging herself. She was found dead by her housekeeper and some reports suggest that a note too was discovered at the scene.

Born Katherine Noel Brosnahan, Kate was known for her namesake brand, which makes chic high-end bags. The designer is survived by her husband Andy Spade and daughter Frances Beatrix Spade.

We at StyleTalkies offer our condolences to the Spade family.