“Don’t Blame Daddy!” Andy Spade Breaks His Silence Surrounding His Late Wife’s Suicidal Note

Date June 12, 2018

Kate Spade’s death on Tuesday became a shock for the fashion community, her celebrity friends, and most of all, for her family. Andy Spade broke his silence one day after his wife’s demise.


Andy Spade breaks his silence after his wife’s suicide

A famous designer and fashion icon, Kate Spade, was pronounced dead on Tuesday morning. The woman took her life in a suicide, leaving a farewell note to her 13-year-old daughter.

Kate’s family and numerous friends are mourning a demise of the 55-year-old designer. According to multiple sources, Ms. Spade suffered from depression for several years, which obviously became the cause of her suicide.

Andy Spade, Kate’s husband and business partner, finally broke his silence amid this devastating tragedy. In his statement to The New York Times, Andy explained that his wife battled anxiety and depression for the last five years and was taken medications to combat the conditions.

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But despite all of this, Andy added there were no warning signs Kate would finish her life in a suicide. He told the newspaper:

It was a complete shock. And it clearly wasn’t her. There were personal demons she was battling.


In his statement, Spade called his wife the kindest person in the world and his best friend for 35 years. However, he explained that for the last 10 months, they lived separately but saw each other almost every day because of their daughter Frances.

Now, my main concern is Bea.


Andy denied all the rumors about Kate’s substance, alcohol abuse, or business problems. In his statement, Andy said he talked to Kate the night before her demise, and she sounded fine and happy.

Andy Spade concluded his statement asking for privacy for the sake of their teen daughter during this very difficult time.

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