An impressive resume
Marc Jacobs is an American fashion-, beauty and accessory brand founded by Marc Jacobs in 1984. He graduated as a designer from Parsons School of Design in New York and has in addition to his own label worked for international fashion houses like Perry Ellis and Louis Vuitton. Furthermore, he has won several awards for his designs, among others the prestigious CFDA for New Fashion Talent in 1992 and Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011.
A mix of styles
The design DNA of Marc Jacobs is a fusion of preppy, grunge and haute couture – a perhaps strange and unlike trio, but nevertheless Jacobs manages to combine the three styles and make them his own. In a way, so you are never in question who the designer is. At Marc Jacobs you will find both classic and toned-down items as well as more colorful and edgy ones.