world talking news – Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead at 55
Fashion designer Kate Spade has been discovered lifeless in her Manhattan house in a suspected suicide.
Spade, 55, was found in her Park Avenue house on Tuesday morning by her housekeeper. She had reportedly left a observe.
The designer, who was married to Andy, with whom she co-founded her eponymous purse and equipment model in 1993, leaves behind a 13-year-old daughter, Frances Beatrice.
Spade and her husband offered the model in 2007, in order that she might spend extra time with their daughter.
She went on to discovered a second label, Frances Valentine, specialising in Italian equipment.