Catch Up With Marc Jacobs, Meet Karl Lagerfeld’s Keeper and More Great Reads

And Jeremy Scott revamps the Moonman statue for MTV's Video Music Awards.

Marc Jacobs (Photo: Patrick McMullan)

Marc Jacobs (Photo: Patrick McMullan)

Start your weekend informed with a dispatch on the top fashion stories of the moment… 

Just call him Marc: The esteemed Marc Jacobs offers up an intimate interview from his West Village townhouse. It turns out that he has this new thing where he kind of hates last names and his company is probably preparing for an IPO. via T: The New York Times Style Magazine

Karl’s keeper: Spend 24 hours with Karl Lagerfeld’s private secretary, Sebastien Jondeau. There are five iPhones involved and at least a few Rolls Royces. Ah, the life of luxury. via Harper’s Bazaar

Mister moon: MTV has tapped Jeremy Scott to put his whimsical touch on the VMA’s Moonman statue. The result? A happy, colorful and playful figurine, that also features a peace sign. via Style.com

A woman and her shoes: Supermodel Carolyn Murphy talks about her favorite footwear of all time. Aside from Manolo Blahnik, she has a thing for Ugg boots. via Pret-a-Reporter

The cool kid: Nordstrom is undergoing a major high fashion revamp, with their new shop-in-shop called Space. And the woman behind the force is Olivia Kim. Bring on threads from Simone Rocha, Vetements and Faustine Steinmetz. via Vogue

Catch Up With Marc Jacobs, Meet Karl Lagerfeld’s Keeper and More Great Reads