Fashion

Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in NY apartment

Kate Spade, a world famous clothing designer, was found dead Tuesday in her Upper East Side home.

A housekeeper found the 55-year-old designer in her home on Park Ave. near E. 77th St. at about 10:20 a.m.

Spade had hung herself, police sources said.

Kate Spade New York has more than 140 retail shops around the U.S., and more than 175 elsewhere in the world.

 

T&T's LeShae Riley is winner of Caribbean's Next Top Model competition

A 21-year-old Trinidad and Tobago national has won the  Caribbean’s Next Top Model title.

LeShae Riley was adjudged the winner as season 4 came to a end on Flow 1.

LeShae, who stands at five feet, 11 inches, topped the field of 15 other contestants.

She walks away with US$25 000 in cash, a latest generation smart phone courtesy of Flow, a cover photo spread in SHE Caribbean magazine and a contract with Mint Model Management, NYC.