Marc Jacobs - designer's profile

Marc Jacobs – designer’s profile

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Born: April 9, 1963 in New York City

Education:

Marc Jacobs and model photo by David Tuner 2002

High School of Art and Design

Parsons School of Design

Events:

Marc Jacobs Harper's Bazaar January 2009

1984 - formed with Robert Duffy Jacobs Duffy Designs Inc.

1986 – designed his first collection with the Marc Jacobs label

1989 – Jacobs and business partner Robert Duffy joined Perry Ellis as Vice-President of Women’s Design and President respectively

1993 – Jacobs Duffy Designs Inc. launched their own licensing and design company: Marc Jacobs International Company, L.P.

1994 - produced his first full collection of menswear

1997 – Jacobs and Duffy joined Louis Vuitton , Jacobs as Artistic Director and Duffy as Studio Director

1997 – opened the first Marc Jacobs free standing store on Mercer Street in New York’s Soho district

2000 – designed first bag collection

2001 – introduced the secondary line, Marc by Marc Jacobs, with a spring 2001 runway show

2004 – opened first multi-brand store in the U.S. (Boston 81 Newbury St)

2005 – opened three new stores in Los Angeles

2006 – opened first free-standing European store in Paris and London

2006 - designed first watch line under the Marc by Marc Jacobs label

2007 – launched full line of children’s wear (Little Marc Jacobs)

2008 – opened boutique in Chicago, Paris, Madrid, Istanbul and Athens

2008 – created smells Daisy, Daisy EDP and Daisy Blooms

www.daisymarcjacobs.com

2009 – opened new boutique in London, Sao Paolo and Milan

2009 – created new smell Lola

2009 – hosted the Metropolitan Museum of Costume Institute Gala with Kate Moss

http://justjared.buzznet.com/photo-gallery/1897991/kate-moss-met-gala-01/

http://www.marcjacobs.com/#/en-us/worldofmarcjacobs/biography

http://www.answers.com/topic/marc-jacobs

Awards:

Marc Jacobs CFDA 2009

2009 – International Award (CFDA)

2005 – Accessory Designer of the Year (CFDA)

2003 – Accessory Designer of the Year (CFDA)

2002 – Menswear Designer of the Year (CFDA)

1999/1998 – Accessory Designer of the Year (CFDA)

1997 – Womenswear Designer of the Year (CFDA)

1992 – Womenswear Designer of the Year (CFDA)

1987 – Perry Ellis Award (CFDA)

1984 – Perry Ellis Golden Thimble Award

1984 – Chester Weinberg Gold Thimble Award

1984 – Best Student of the Year

http://www.cfda.com/index.php?option=com_cfda_content&task=fashion_awards_display&category_id=31

http://www.zimbio.com/pictures/qdr0Vk73Jje/2009+CFDA+Fashion+Awards+Winner+Walk/pA_cS5CoU7_/Marc+Jacobs

Characteristic details:

Marc Jacobs balloon The Daily Delios 27. 04. 2008

- bow, buckle and flower trends

- leather fringe and pendant bags

- headbands with big elements

- comic prints

Curiosities:

Marc Jacobs and Lorenzo Martone in NYC

Favorite movie: Woody Allen’s Zelig (1983)

He lives in Paris

He has brother and sister

He smokes Marlboro lights

Marc Jacobs International Company, L.P. has expanded to more than 100 stores worldwide

He has two bull terriers Daisy and Alfred

He is a big fan of American painter Elizabeth Peyton

Favorite brand: APC, Dior, American Apparel, Comme des Garcons, Martin Margiela

Favorite restaurants: Kai in Paris, Nobu, Omen, Da Silvano, IL Cantinori in NY

Interviews:

http://www.teenvogue.com/careers/book/marc-jacobs-king-of-cool

http://fashionista.com/2008/08/marc-jacobs-in-the-new-yorker/

http://www.interviewmagazine.com/fashion/marc-jacobs

http://www.wmagazine.com/artdesign/2007/11/marc_jacobs

http://jezebel.com/312699/marc-jacobs-is-topless–having-a-mid+life-crisis

http://nymag.com/nymetro/shopping/fashion/12544

http://www.indexmagazine.com/interviews/marc_jacobs.shtml

http://www.nytimes.com/1993/02/28/style/to-make-his-own-marc.html?pagewanted=1

Website: www.marcjacobs.com

Boutiques:

Marc Jacobs and Miss Piggy

http://justjared.buzznet.com/photo-gallery/2145361/marc-jacobs-miss-piggy-01/

Marc Jacobs (427 shops)

Australia (9 shop), Austria (13 shops), Belgium (2 shops), Brazil (1 shop), Canada (20 shops), China (3 shop), Denmark (2 shops), France (9 shops), Germany (60 shops), Hong Kong (8 shops), Indonesia (2 shops), Ireland (3 shop), Italy (31 shops), Japan (2 shops), Macao (1 shop), Netherlands (13 shops), Norway (2 shop), Russian Federation (1 shops), Saudi Arabia (2 shop), Singapore (1 shop), Sweden (1 shops), Switzerland (10 shop), Turkey (1 shops), United Arab Emirates (1 shop), United Kingdom (108 shops), United States (117 shop)

Marc by Marc Jacobs (321)

Australia (10 shop), Austria (7 shops), Belgium (4 shops), Brazil (1 shop), Canada (19 shops), China (3 shop), Denmark (5 shops), France (9 shops), Germany (46 shops), Hong Kong (2 shops), Indonesia (2 shops), Ireland (1 shop), Italy (17 shops), Japan (17 shops), Macao (1 shop), Malaysia (1 shop), Netherlands (1 shops), Norway (4 shop), Russian Federation (1 shops), Saudi Arabia (1 shop), Singapore (1 shop), Sweden (4 shops), Switzerland (7 shop), Turkey (2 shops), United Kingdom (87 shops), United States (65 shop)

Little Marc (17)

Belgium (1 shops), Brazil (1 shop), Bulgaria (1 shop), France (2 shops), Germany (3 shops), Italy (1 shop), Sweden (1 shops), United States (7 shop)

www.thelabelfinder.com (December 6, 2009)

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