The death of New York fashion designer Kate Spade has rocked the celebrity and fashion world.
Spade was found dead in her New York apartment of an apparent suicide, The Associated Press reported Tuesday. She was 55.
Officials say she was found hanged inside her Park Avenue home by housekeeping staff around 10:20 a.m. They say she left a note at the scene.
Celebrities and fans are turning to Twitter to express their grief and sympathy.