Through his 16-year tenure at Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs has always had his women. Some designers keep their muses private, but Jacobs has always placed front and center the women who he finds inspirational, from American filmmaker Sofia Coppola, to Brazilian model Gisele Bundchen, to French...

The company recently expanded into cosmetics, though, and with the kind of brand recognition that they have, there's certainly room and opportunity to grow with all of Jacobs' creative energy focused on their revival. The hope seems to be for an IPO in the next few years, perhaps inspired by...

This morning at Louis Vuitton we were literally met with leathery black balloons hovering above the Carrousel du Louvre ⎯quite a contrast to some of the acid yellow python and orange patent handbags in the crowd. But the balloons were the first clue of what Marc Jacobs was about to deliver:...

Marc Jacobs is officially remaining at Louis Vuitton, explaining he still has "so much more to do" at the Paris-based fashion house, and will not move to Christian Dior. Interviewed by The Telegraph, Jacobs readdressed past rumors that he would be replacing former head designer John Galliano...

Vanessa? (BENext) • Marc Jacobs promises the new Louis Vuitton- Marc Jacobs exhibit opening in Paris this March will not be all lame and educational. The designer tells the Telegraph, "There is nothing more boring than an educational fashion exhibition in a museum or looking at still...

You know the word on the fashstreet is that Marc Jacobs is packing his Louis Vuitton cases and heading up to Dior. The house of Christian Dior, leaved without head designer after the Galliano scandal, was courting various designers for a while. LVMH has decided to look in their own backyard...

Jacobs is currently the head designer at Louis Vuitton, so would be switching his position there for the one at Dior - and Phoebe Philo, Céline's creative director, has emerged as his Louis Vuitton replacement, but would also continue her work at Céline if she is given the job reports claim....

The Brazilian website Glamurama claims to have spoken to sources close to Bernard Arnault, the chairman of LVMH, and gleaned the gossip that super-designer Marc Jacobs is hotly tipped to leave his position at Louis Vuitton to become creative director of Christian Dior There's been an awful...

collections, Jacobs has been the head designer at Dior's fellow LVMH brand Louis Vuitton since 1997 — a spot that would be filled by Phoebe Philo, credited for reinventing Céline, another LVMH label, according to WWD. Who ends up where after the designer shuffle will be decided by LVMH head...

We all know that Marc Jacobs has made his grand exit from Louis Vuitton, and in just a couple of weeks' time, we'll see Nicolas Ghesquiere's much-anticipated debut for the legendary French house. In the meantime, though, let's take a moment to savor Jacobs' last contribution to the leather...

 

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