Changes with New York Fashion Week keep on coming. Today Marc Jacobs has announced that his runway show will take place on Thursday, September 25th rather than on his usual Monday 8pm slot.
The move comes as a result of Hurricane Irene. Although his studio was unaffected, employees were sent home and could not work over the weekend making the designer want to push the show back to make sure that everything is ready. “We lost the weekend with the hurricane,” Robert Duffy told WWD. “That lost time is impossible to make up without pushing the show back. Our entire sample room – most of the people live outside the city and they couldn’t get in here this weekend, nor would we have wanted them to.” CEO