Georgina Chapman stepped out on Saturday in England, the first sighting of the designer since October, when her estranged husband, Harvey Weinstein, was first accused of three decades of sexual misconduct.
Chapman was snapped without her wedding ring and dressed in all black aside from a pair of white sneakers.
/ AFP / LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Kelsey Grammer, Liam Mc Mahon, Alessandra Mastronardi, Georgina Chapman and Harvey Weinstein attend a VIP screening of 'Lion' hosted by Harvey Weinstein and Georgina Chapman at Soho House on December 19, 2016 in London, England. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images) "I sat down with my wife Georgina, who I love more than anything, and we discussed what was best for our family," the statement reads.
"We discussed the possibility of a separation and I encouraged her to do what was in her heart. I understand, I love her and I love our children and hopefully, when I am better, I will be in their lives again.
REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)(OSCARS-PARTIES)Producer Harvey Weinstein and wife, designer Georgina Chapman, arrive at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California February 22, 2015.
I know (live and work in DC and on Capitol Hill most of my pro life) through experience.
“We discussed the possibility of a separation and I encouraged her to do what was in her heart. I understand, I love her and I love our children and hopefully, when I am better, I will be in their lives again.
I support her decision, I am in counseling and perhaps, when I am better, we can rebuild.” Amid the scandal, the Marchesa designer, whose Spring/Summer 2018 collection preview has been postponed amid the scandal, is finding comfort in people within her workplace.
REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES) (OSCARS-ARRIVALS - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)The Weinstein Company Co-Chairman Harvey Weinstein (back L) and wife Georgina Chapman (standing 2nd L) speak to actress Kerry Washington (seated R) at the Governors Ball for the 85th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 24, 2013 REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) (OSCARS-PARTIES)Mougins, FRANCE: US producer Harvey Weinstein (L) poses upon arriving with girlfriend British actress Georgina Chapman at the amf AR's (American Foundation for AIDS Research) 'Cinema Against AIDS 2007' annual event at Le Moulin de Mougins during the 60th edition of the International Cannes Film Festival in Mougins, southern France.
amf AR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is one of the world's leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy.