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A Life Cut Short

The celebrated and much loved handbag designer, Kate Spade, was found dead in her New York apartment on June 5, 2018. Her accessible designs can be found in kitchen wares, linen, and other everyday items. The fashion icon, who reportedly suffered depression, left a note addressed to her teen daughter.
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