The officials say she was found hanging by housekeeping staff inside her Park Avenue apartment at about 10:20 a.m. Tuesday. They spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.
The designer left behind a note, police said, but declined to discuss its contents.
Valentine founded the Kate Spade brand in 1993 with her husband, Andy Spade, as a handbag maker.
Across the globe, Spade boasts more than 175 retail shops, including 140 in the United States alone.
She sold the company to Neiman Marcus Group in 1999, and stayed with the company until it was acquired by Liz Claiborne Inc.in 2007 for $125 million. In 2017, the fashion company was bought by Coach for a whopping $2.4 billion - money that Spade never saw.
The New York Police Department confirmed the designer's death under her birth name. She is survived by her daughter, Frances Beatrix Spade, and husband Andy Spade.
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"It absolutely gave me the most unbelievable sense of resilience and resolution - hearing people say, Don't come back to me with a no".
It was there that she met her future husband Andy Spade, brother of the Hollywood comedian David, working in a clothing store. She was reportedly wearing Kate Spade at the time. "Holding Kate's family, friends and loved ones in my heart".
"If I run, I'm much healthier - I run on a treadmill", she revealed.
Her work won acclaim early on, with Spade winning the award for America's New Fashion Talent in Accessories from the Council of Fashion Designers of America in 1996. In 2016, Spade started a new shoe and handbag business, Frances Valentine.
The actress later told Women's Wear Daily that she admires fashion "from afar", unlike her aunt. "She wanted to make the world just a much more fun place for all of us who love style and appreciate fashion".
Authorities believe her death was an apparent suicide.
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If you don't confirm you want to use the Like or Share buttons or leave a comment, they won't be able to track your data at all. But by raising user awareness of tracking - and making it easier to stop - Apple could quickly change consumer behaviour.
Jatuporn Buruspat, head of the department, said the whale probably thought the floating plastic bags were food. He said that at least 300 marine animals die in Thai waters each year after eating plastic.
Not that this Grand Slam run is being greeted with the kind of hullabaloo that accompanied her journey to last year's U.S. Madison Keys is thinking big at the French Open after reaching the quarterfinals for the first time.
Add that to Curry, Durant, and Thompson all scoring at least 20 points each and good luck keeping up, opposing offenses. Smith might as well have worn a Warriors uniform the way the Oracle Arena crowd treated the Game 1 scapegoat Monday.
Miss America announced it would no longer include the swimsuit competition in future pageants on June 5, 2018 . Miss America , America's favorite shitshow of a competition, has chose to make a radical change.
News of both chips overshadowed Intel's announcement on its upcoming Amber Lake Y-series and Whiskey Lake U-series CPUs. Intel will also launch a new X-series lineup and a new Core S-series processor later this year for desktops.
Some ash reached the capital of Guatemala City about 25 miles away, temporarily forcing the closure of its worldwide airport. The speed it travels depends on several factors, such as the output rate of the volcano and the gradient of its slope.
Miss Texas Margana Wood reacts after advancing from the swimsuit component of the Miss America competition in Atlantic City. Contestants now will be judged on "who you are as a person from the inside of your soul", according to reports.
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Manchester United have confirmed on ManUtd.com they've agreed a deal with Shakhtar Donetsk to sign midfielder Fred this summer. Fred has reportedly passed a medical and agreed terms on a move to Old Trafford on Monday.
Oliver Luck to be commissioner and CEO of XFL
Before joining the NCAA, he spent four years as athletic director of West Virginia, orchestrating the school's move to the Big 12. He said the XFL presents an opportunity to reimagine football, from how it is played to how it is delivered and consumed by fans.
Woman cured of cancer using own immune cells
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Lenovo Z5 with iPhone X-like notch and dual rear camera launched
The variants with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage costs $200, while the model with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage costs just $280. The device comes with a 6.2-inch, 19:9 1080p display, unnamed octa-core Qualcomm processor, 6GB RAM and up to 128GB storage.
The Silk White OnePlus 6 Arrives Tomorrow
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Multiple injuries in bus crash near Prescott
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Apple TV app coming to iOS Control Center
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