The daughter of retail giant David Reiss has died suddenly while heavily pregnant with her second child, the Evening Standard understands.
Confirming the sad news on Wednesday (09Sep15), a spokesperson for the clothing company released a statement which reads: “This is a personal matter for David Reiss and his family”. “Safe to say that the thoughts of everyone at Reiss are with David and his family at this sad time”.
Debra passed away in America along with her unborn child.
Another friend said: “Heaven has gained another special angel and her baby”.
Ms Reiss is understood to have been brought up in north London and moved to the United States to work for her father’s fashion chain in the mid-2000s. Thinking of her family at such a horrendous time.
“I will cherish all the fun moments we shared together”.
Our thoughts are with Debra’s friends and family at this sad time.
Debra Reiss, the daughter of the founder of the clothing store Reiss, has died aged 34.
He has turn out to be one among Britain’s most profitable businessmen after taking up the gentleman’s outfitters from his father in 1971. It’s now promoting garments in New York division retailer Bloomingdales in addition to 14 different nations.
I have celebrity stylists come in and want clothes.
Household-run retailer Reiss, a favorite of the Duchess of Cambridge, confirmed Ms Reiss’s demise to us.
Sales at the company skyrocketed after Kate Middleton wore a cream silk dress made by them in her official engagement portrait in 2011.
‘I didn’t even have to do a job, it was nearly like it was there already, ‘ she said. She later chose a nude-coloured Reiss dress when she met the Obamas and has been frequently spotted in the retailer’s coats.