02 Oct '13, 12pm

Marc Jacobs to Step Down at Louis Vuitton: Marc Jacobs to leave as creative director of Louis Vuitton

Marc Jacobs to Step Down at Louis Vuitton: Marc Jacobs to leave as creative director of Louis Vuitton

What was likely designer Marc Jacobs' last ready-to-wear collection for Louis Vuitton looked like a show in mourning Wednesday — black, black and more black. A dark fountain and a nightmarish carousel with inky horses were the backdrop for a universe of clothes all in black. Maids cleaned away dust from the steps of the disturbing set, which traced Jacobs' influential 16-year reign at Vuitton. Shortly after the show at the Louvre Museum in Paris, the visual metaphor was explained: French luxury conglomerate LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton announced that Jacobs was stepping down as creative director of its flagship brand. Jacobs, who is also the director of an eponymous brand, is one of the biggest names in the fashion industry. Under his tenure, Louis Vuitton became the most lucrative fashion house in the world, in part thanks to his creation of a ready-to-wear line. LVMH...

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“When we started together, Marc Jacobs was a tiny little business of around $20 million,” Mr. Arnault said in an interview...

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“When we started together, Marc Jacobs was a tiny little business of around $20 million,” Mr. Arnault said in an interview...

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“When we started together, Marc Jacobs was a tiny little business of around $20 million,” Mr. Arnault said in an interview...

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