Marc Jacobs

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  • Marc: You know, the edge of black lying on pale pink, or a petal pink pump with a black jagged outline, or something like that... so there's a graphic, you know the sort of shock against pink or black against color.

  • Marc: The pants and bottoms are fuller and, again, sort of soft with either gathering or tucks of some smocking details. The tops are pretty small narrow shoulders.

  • Marc: Color is bigger than ever, ... We have been talking about color for a few years, and this season it is taking off. With our idea of fused color, it is off the chart. We are mixing lavender with grass and salmon with tangerines. Really beautiful... green and yellow all in the same lens, and it just gives it a fabulous effect.

  • Marc: The shapes are more angular, more aviator in feeling. A little bit larger and oversize... They're also doing wonderful combinations, mixing the acetates with metals, and wonderful colored lenses are bigger than ever again.

  • Marc: Before we opened, we did some research on the North Shore and we found that people wanted both Italian and seafood. Those are the two things we heard the most, and we thought, let's give 'em both.

  • Marc: Before we opened, we did some research on the North Shore and we found that people wanted both Italian and seafood. Those are the two things we heard the most, and we thought, let's give 'em both.

  • Marc:Actually, there are a lot of different small accessories and they can all be sort of assembled on one belt. But they're very, very feminine. There's nothing military about them.

  • Marc: Whoever moved those show dates up in New York should be executed.

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Trivia (8)

  • Slip on Vans, Marc Jacob's last shoes collection, has become a must-have in USA and in Europe. This trend also arrived in September 2006 to some countries in Latin America.

  • The 16 of February in 2007, Marc Jacobs opened a new store in Mount Street, Mayfair.

  • Marc has a house of his own and is creative director of Louis Vuitton.

  • Jason Preston (Marc's boyfriend) got a new tattoo on his arm: Marc Jacobs logotype.

  • Marc Jacob's runway show in the NYC Fashion Week was 90 minutes late, and the attendants were really asking themselves if the show was going to happen. After their initial anger (it was reflected in the fashion expert's reviews) they saw a complete change in his style.

  • In 2006, Marc Jacobs created the "Digital Case", a classic leather cover for your I-pod, and the "Jessie's Jazz", a more personalized leather cover with a fastener.

  • His grandmother was the person who taught him how to sew and knit in his Upper West Side aparment.

  • Marc Jacobs checked into rehab in March 2007, after 7 years of being sober.