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Kate Spade: A legacy of fashion in photos

Her signature bags Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Kate Spade, who has been found dead in her New York home, shot to global catwalk fame with her signature bags
From left: Actresses Maisie Williams, Natalie Dormer, Rosario Dawson, and Kerry Washington Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption She was the designer whose colourful creations turned red carpets into rainbows. From left: Actresses Maisie Williams, Natalie Dormer, Rosario Dawson, and Kerry Washington
Kate Spade Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Kate Spade - both the woman and her creations - have been a mainstay on red carpets
From left: Prince William, his wife Catherine, and her sister Pippa Middleton Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (L), has been spotted in Kate Spade clothing. So has her sister, Pippa Matthews (R)
The fashion designer photographed amongst her handbags in 1999 Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption The fashion designer photographed amongst her handbags in 1999
Duchess of Cambridge clasps a Kate Spade bag against her baby bump in November 2017 Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption The Duchess of Cambridge clasps a Kate Spade bag against her baby bump in November 2017
From left: South Korean singer Yura and Bang Min-Ah of the group Girl's Day, Korean actress Nam Gyu-Ri, and Hong Kong singer Kelly Chen. Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption From left: South Korean singer Yura and Bang Min-Ah of the group Girl's Day, Korean actress Nam Gyu-Ri, and Hong Kong singer Kelly Chen.
The flagship store on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption The flagship store on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue

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