The New York Times have compiled a great read about Marc Jacobs, who, on the back off receiving his fourth award from Council of Fashion Designers of America continues to influence on multiple levels. In addition to receiving the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award conversation surrounds the designers design ethos based on many quotes. On the reverse, the article touches on the labels loss of popularity in recent times and the change of approach which is affected by other sources, this is definitely worth taking time out of your day to read.  Read the article in its entirety here.