is a high fashion brand designed and created by Marc Jacobs
himself. He started the clothing line with Robert Duffy
which in the beginning formed Jacobs Duffy
Designs Inc. But after Marc's first owned designed collection for women, the name was changed to Marc Jacobs
. Marc Jacobs
was awarded 1987 for being the youngest designer within the fashion industry's highest tribute, The Council of Fashion Designers of America. Marc Jacobs
moved onto to his first own full collection of menswear in 1994.