A tale of two New Yorkers: Marc by Marc Jacobs weaves retail magic as Betsey Johnson throws out the rule book


A tale of two New Yorkers: Marc by Marc Jacobs weaves retail magic as Betsey Johnson throws out the rule book

7:39 PM on 13th September 2011

Marc by Marc Jacobs Marc by Marc Jacobs

Very Marc: Blocks of colour were broken up with bold patterns and retro vinyl visors at Marc by Marc Jacobs. Cube handbags were dwafed by carry-all weekend bags in bright hues

Marc by Marc Jacobs Marc by Marc Jacobs Marc by Marc Jacobs

Suits you! Mini peplums on swimsuits and bright reds and blues kept swimwear simple and sophisticated at Marc by Marc Jacobs

Marc by Marc Jacobs Marc by Marc Jacobs

Retail friendly: The design wizard, aka Mr Jacobs, has created yet another accessible and youthful collection that is sure to fly off the shelves come next year

Betsey Johnson Betsey Johnson

Not one for the wallflowers: No sign of conservatism at Betsey Johnson, were colours were neon, fun and all about attention

Betsey Johnson Betsey Johnson Betsey Johnson

Hello, ladies: A celebration of the female form, Ms Johnson”s designs were playful, loud and revealing to boot