Kate Spade Dead At 55
By Ricole L PowellThe fashion industry is in mourning. American fashion designer and businesswoman, Katherine Noel Brosnahan, professionally known as Kate Spade, was found dead in her New York City apartment. Kate who was 55, was discovered by her housekeeper, early this morning, hanging from a red scarf that was tied to her door knob.
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Spade was found unconscious and unresponsive by the authorities, after being notiffied by her housekeeper. NYPD officers who were on the scene reported that a suicide note was also spotted next to her hanging corpse. Leaving her husband of over two decades, Andy Spade and their 13-year-old daughter, this fashion icon will surely be missed by many within the fashion industry. However, her name and legacy will continue live on through the pieces she created.
Rest In Peace Kate Spade.