Marc Jacobs Heads Back To Rehab

03/12/2007 at 04:21 PM ET

We are all big fans of the exceptionally talented designer, Marc Jacobs — from his work on his own labels to revamping Louis Vuitton, he has put a major stamp on the way woman dress. Today, we were saddened to hear the news that Jacobs had headed back into rehab at a treatment facility in Arizona, after seven years of sobriety. His business partner Robert Duffy told Women’s Wear Daily, “Marc made the right decision. He’d been sober for seven years. When he relapsed, he wanted to deal with it right away.” We wish him the best of luck in his recovery. For the full story, click here to read more in News.

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Ashley on

those models look eerie…

good for him getting help – but not sure what i think about all these celebs going to rehab recently – do you think it has anything to do with publicity???

i hope they all get the help they need.

alice on

He is my favorite designer and I’m glad he is getting help. It is better to deal with it right away before it escalates.

KC on

Good luck Marc we will be waiting for you when you get out! Remeber thouse 12 steps, as well as you iconic fashion since!

R on

Aww. Are you serious? This did make me so sad, but I’m also very glad he’s getting treatment. Marc is my absolute favorite designer, but health always comes before clothes. You in our thoughts Marc and we all love you!

Elda on

At least he acknowledges that he has a problem, Go Marc!! Everything is hard before it’s easy!!!

sarah on

always the trendy one, in fashion an in lifestyle. rehab is SO in this season. everyone from lindsay to brittany is rocking it!

Dawn on

As a follower of a 12 step program hearing all these celbs going in rehab. I’m thinking it’s the in thing to do like going to a spa. What ever it takes but rehab will never beat detoxing at your local aa meeting where they will love ya until you can love yourself.

Shopoholic on

MARC JACOBS AND JIMMY CHOO ARE MY TOP TWO FAVORITE DESIGNERS! MARC HAS TALENT AND CREATIVITY I AM SOOOO SAD THAT HE IS IN REHAB:( LUV YA MARC!

elle on

My goodness you sound shocked.. I thought that Rehab was a requirement in Hollywood, I didn’t know it was a choice. With all the stars, musicians and now designers making it trendy, I just assumed you had to do it to be known. Oh well, my bad.

elle on

By the way, are those real people models or mannequins?

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