Kate Spade was found dead this morning in her New York, Park Avenue apartment, in an apparent suicide. It was reported that she was found unconscious at 10:26am EST. by a housekeeper. The housekeeper found Kate hanging in her bedroom. The housekeeper immediately notified authorities by calling 911. Kate was later pronounced dead by authorities.
There was a note but it is yet to be reported what was said in the note, officials refuse to comment. Her husband was at the scene but there was no word on where her 13 year old daughter was at the time.
Kate Spade was a iconic fashion designer for women’s functional handbags and her accomplishments were vast and long lasting. She was only 55, and loved by many, condolences to her and her family in this time of grief.