Feeling alienated from his mother and siblings, Jacobs moved in with his paternal grandmother on the Upper West Side of Manhattan when he was still a teenager.
It was while living with his grandmother that Jacobs truly felt at home; well-traveled and educated, her love of aesthetically beautiful things and her appreciation for Jacobs' creative designs helped the grandmother and grandson forge a close relationship.
But it is none of those things—in fact, quite the opposite.
Impeccably composed and curated, the four-floor Greenwich Village townhouse evokes the air of old-school chic that wafted through the dreamy abodes of Jacobs’s fashion forebears.
Marc's life was completely altered following the death of his father at the age of 7.Jacobs started his own label and continued to impress the fashion world. According to Jacobs, his mother responded poorly to his father's death, embarking on a life of power dating and failed marriages that caused serious upheaval in the family.With each remarriage, Jacobs and his siblings would be forced to relocate to a new home, bouncing from New Jersey to Long Island and then the Bronx.claimed the designer held the party at his home, with one source disappointingly telling the newspaper “people weren’t as good looking as I expected". And to whichever guest benefitted from calling this misinformation into the Post, I only wish you good health, happiness, and a long life to enjoy taking advantage of the kindness of strangers and talking shit about others. A photo posted by Marc Jacobs (@themarcjacobs) on in the first place and “talking s*** about others”.In a post on Instagram, Jacobs said the guest who spoke to the press had been "talking s***" and called the claims "misinformation". “And to whichever guest benefitted [sic] from calling this misinformation into the Post, I only wish you good health, happiness, and a long life to enjoy taking advantage of the kindness of strangers and talking shit about others. ” The paper also alleged guests at the party were using GHB and ‘Tina’, a form of crystal meth.