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Kate Spade Dressed the Stars

Remembering the late fashion designer — a favorite among celebrities and royalty.

Kate Spade, the iconic designer known for her eponymous line of colorful handbags and dresses, was found dead in her Manhattan apartment on Tuesday. She was 55. With a career that spanned more than 25 years, Spade's classic style has forever left a mark on the world of fashion. Here, a look back at the many celebrities who sported Kate Spade looks on red carpets and at stylish events around the world.

Taylor Swift in a Kate Spade dress. Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images Taylor Swift in a Kate Spade dress. Kerry Washington carries a Kate Spade clutch. Steve Granitz/WireImage Kerry Washington carries a Kate Spade clutch. Elisabeth Moss in a Kate Spade dress. Tommaso Boddi/WireImage Elisabeth Moss in a Kate Spade dress. Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge in Kate Spade earrings. Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge in Kate Spade earrings. Drew Barrymore in Kate Spade shoes and jumper. NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Drew Barrymore in Kate Spade shoes and jumper. Millie Bobby Brown in Kate Spade shoes. Vivien Killilea Millie Bobby Brown in Kate Spade shoes. Zooey Deschanel in a Kate Spade dress. Kevin Winter/Getty Images Zooey Deschanel in a Kate Spade dress. Isla Fisher attends the New York Fashion Week Kate Spade presentation on February 9, 2018. Monica Schipper/Getty Images for New York Fashion Week: The Shows Isla Fisher attends the New York Fashion Week Kate Spade presentation on February 9, 2018. Camilla Belle in Kate Spade. Jenny Anderson/WireImage Camilla Belle in Kate Spade. Naomie Harris in a Kate Spade dress. David M. Benett Naomie Harris in a Kate Spade dress. Victoria Justice in Kate Spade. Lee/Stewart/Gotham/Getty Images Victoria Justice in Kate Spade. Sasheer Zamata, Issa Rae, Elisabeth Moss, Jamie Chung, and Julia Jones attend the NYFW Kate Spade Presentation on September 8, 2017. Robin Marchant/Getty Images Sasheer Zamata, Issa Rae, Elisabeth Moss, Jamie Chung, and Julia Jones attend the NYFW Kate Spade Presentation on September 8, 2017. Anna Kendrick carries a Kate Spade clutch. Ray Tamarra/GC Images Anna Kendrick carries a Kate Spade clutch. Lauren Conrad in Kate Spade. Paul Morigi/WireImage Lauren Conrad in Kate Spade.



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