Law enforcement officials have reported the death of fashion designer, Kate Spade.
According to TMZ, she was found at 10:20 AM ET and had hanged herself in her Park Avenue home.
The designer was pronounced dead at the scene.
Kate was 55.
Kate Valentine, formerly known as Kate Spade was an American fashion designer and businesswoman.
In 1993, Kate and Andy Spade launched the New York-based design company “kate spade handbags.”
In 2006, Kate sold the last of her shares in that company and launched a new fashion called Frances Valentine with her partners.
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