New York rapper Foxy Brown is sending some heartfelt words in the memory of fashion icon Kate Spade. The hip-hop veteran has stepped forward to speak on the designer’s shocking death.

Last night, Foxy went to Instagram with emotional thoughts on Spade.

Yesterday, buzz developed about Spade possibly taking her life in New York City.

Fashion icon Kate Spade has been found dead of an apparent suicide in her Manhattan home, law enforcement sources tell News 4. She was 55. A staff member found Spade hanged from a scarf on a bedroom door at her Park Avenue residence Tuesday morning, a senior law enforcement official and other law enforcement sources say. Born in Kansas City, Missouri, Spade leaves behind her husband of 24 years, Andy, and a daughter, Frances Beatrix Spade. Her company, Kate Spade New York, has more than 140 retail shops and outlet stores across the country, as well as more than 175 stores internationally. (NBC New York)