30 Sep '13, 3pm

If Marc Jacobs *does*, in fact, leave Louis Vuitton (as has been rumors)--this is probably why:

If Marc Jacobs *does*, in fact, leave Louis Vuitton (as has been rumors)--this is probably why:

Rumors that Marc Jacobs plans to leave his post at Louis Vuitton –and that LVMH is in talks with former Balenciaga designer Nicholas Ghesquiere to take his place–have been non-stop for the past week, with reports of the ensuing split popping up everywhere from Reuters to WWD . We wondered, though, why Jacobs would suddenly want to leave Louis Vuitton after having expressed time and time again how attached he feels to the French fashion house, even turning down the head job at Dior to stay there. Of course, there’s the possibility that the split wouldn’t be Jacobs’s choice–but a new report in WWD claims that Jacobs wants to focus on growing his namesake business, possibly with an IPO. And, as the trade points out, having Jacobs dedicated entirely to his brand would only further increase its value. Going public would also mean a lot of growth and diversification from a brand...

Full article: http://fashionista.com/2013/09/is-marc-jacobs-leaving-lou...

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