Skip Nav
Spring Fashion
19 Things to Wear For Your Happiest Year Ever
Victoria Beckham
Victoria Beckham's 45 Most Fabulous Moments in a Pair of Sunglasses
Street Style
2017's Must-Have Sneaker Looks Good With Everything Already in Your Closet

Marc Jacobs Is In Contract Renegotiations with Louis Vuitton; Bernard Arnault Has Veto Power on John Galliano's Dior Designs

Marc Jacobs Is In Contract Renegotiations with Louis Vuitton; Bernard Arnault Has Veto Power on John Galliano's Dior Designs

>> Robert Duffy and Marc Jacobs are in the midst of negotiating the renewal of their respective contracts at Louis Vuitton, Duffy confirms. But he doesn't expect there to be any problems: “It’s just starting but, I mean, we both want to stay. I don’t think that’s any secret. When two people want to renew their vows, they do it usually.”

It sounds like the feeling is mutual from Louis Vuitton head Bernard Arnault. "I could have asked many other talented designers to do Dior, but it would not have been the same," Arnault told Tatler Asia. "Take Marc Jacobs, he has been a fantastic success at Vuitton, and he has a proximity to the Vuitton spirit, but I don't think it would have been a success with Jacobs at Dior and the other way around, if I had asked John [Galliano] to do Vuitton, it would not have worked. An essential ingredient in the success of the brand today is the real proximity of Galliano to the talent of Christian Dior." Arnault and Galliano meet at the LVMH offices in Paris to discuss each of Galliano's Dior collections before it is shown. "We meet in this room," explains Arnault. "I say, 'John, I think we should do something else. What you have done is too extravagant.' For Dior it's all about the details and John listens."

Marc Jacobs Coconut Bronzer Review
Selena Gomez Rouje Dots Top
Gigi Hadid Wearing Furry Pink Mules
Grown-Out Manicures Marc Jacobs Beauty Spring 2018
From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds