Born in the nice neighbourhoods of New York, Marc Jacobs was raised by this grand-mother on his father side that has initiated him very early on to sewing. He quickly finds his destiny and starts his studies at the Parson School of Design where he gets very know thanks to a school project, the "Smiley" jumpers, still famous today.
In 1984, he officially launches his brand, after working with the great in the fashion world. The designer has his first successes with different collaborations, his grunge collection,...He is the youngest designer to receive the "New Fashion Talent" award. The brand is combining trends, lifestyle and exuberant creativity with know-how and high-quality requirements.
The first shop opens in 1997, in the heart of New York, his home town. He diversifies the offer via ready-to-wear collections for men, women and children, accessories, perfumes and more recently cosmetics (make-up, lipstick,...).
Today, the House is part of the LVMH group, but continues to perpetuate the urban style codes. The IT-bags such as the Snapshot collection, the Pillow bag or the Softshot contribute to the large brand awareness of Marc Jacobs.
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