• Marc Jacobs Reissues the Iconic 'Grunge' Collection That Got Him Fired

    8 days ago - By Fashionista

    In the early '90s, Marc Jacobs was a young designer working under the label Perry Ellis. And while he had received accolades and awards as a fashion design student at Parsons, his Spring 1993 "Grunge" collection presented under Ellis's name was lambasted by critics and ultimately got Jacobs fired....
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  • Marc Jacobs is reissuing his controversial ‘grunge' collection

    Marc Jacobs is reissuing his controversial ‘grunge' collection

    8 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    Back in 1992, Marc Jacobs was designing at the helm of all-American label Perry Ellis. For his SS93 collection , he put out a series of grunge-themed looks on the likes of Kristen McMenamy , Kate Moss , and Naomi Campbell that led to him being fired due to it being so far from the preppy clothing the label was known...
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  • Marc Jacobs to relaunch 90s grunge collection

    Marc Jacobs to relaunch 90s grunge collection

    8 days ago - By Fashion United

    Marc Jacobs is to re-issue his infamous 90s grunge collection he designed for Perry Ellis. Available for resort 2019, the story of Jacobs designing a collection based on Seattle's burgeoning grunge scene is a pinnacle in the history of fashion.
    In the early nineties Jacobs was creative director of Perry Ellis and for the brand's fall 1992 collection debuted a look which at the time reflected the success of underground bands such as Nirvana. The clothes were considered highly controversial in contrast to the upmarket American sportswear vibe Perry Ellis wanted to convey. Think beanie hats...
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