Fashion designer Kate Spade has found dead this morning of apparent suicide.
According to BBC, details are currently unclear as to the news. Reports are currently claiming that she was found by her housekeeper this morning.
CBS has also reported that a note was left.
Kate Spade is a fashion designer based out of New York City. She launched her line in 1993, and then sold her share of the company in 2006. Her brand includes designer clothing, jewelry, housewares, and handbags.
Her line is most well known for her line of handbags and wallets.
Our thoughts and prayers are with her family at this time.