Police rule Kate Spade death as suicide by hanging
American fashion designer Kate Spade was found dead at her apartment on June 5, 2018. She was 55.
Police investigation ruled the death as an apparent suicide by hanging. She was found by her housekeeper at her Manhattan apartment with a note, CBS New York reports.
Kate Spade launched a multitude of women’s bags since she and her husband Andy Spade launched the namesake brand in 1993. These bags became an image of coming-of-age and sophistication.
As the brand grew, Kate Spade New York soon incorporated other womenswear into their collections, playing around with pops of color and pastel hues. The designs were simple and straightforward, with a seamless combination of modern and vintage.