Robert Duffy Says Marc Jacobs ‘Could Do a Couture Line’

NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 15:  Robert Duffy, president of Marc Jacobs and designer Marc Jacobs attend the Marc Jacobs Women's Collection 2010 after party at The Top of The Standard on February 15, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage for Marc Jacobs)
Robert Duffy and Marc Jacobs. Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/2010 WireImage

With rumors about Marc Jacobs and Robert Duffy leaving Louis Vuitton for fellow LVMH giant Christian Dior, Duffy dropped at least one big hint that he thinks they're ready for the move. In a really lovely sappy story about how perfect they are for each other as business partners and friends, he tells the new issue of WSJ. magazine:

He's definitely learned his craft and become an amazing technician. He could do a couture line.

Fashion's Better Halves [WSJ.]