While attending the High School of Art and Design in New York City in 1981, at age fifteen, Marc Jacobs worked as a stock boy in a boutique in New York City.

From there, Jacobs entered Parsons School for Design. During his tenure at Parsons, Jacobs won the "Perry Ellis Gold Thimble Award" in 1984 and in the same year was also awarded the "Chester Weinberg Gold Thimble Award" and the "Design Student of the Year Award."

Ever since, Marc Jacobs is no stranger to awards and his talent is pinnacle. Men and women look forward to his latest season´s collection. Besides fashion, he is famous for collaborating with many popular artists at Louis Vuitton, as well as a collection of designer handbags under his own name. Marc Jacobs has endured the hard work to to get where he now is.

This week, the department store, Peek and Cloppenburg hosted such an award show, "Designer for Tomorrow," during the Berlin Fashion Week. Marc Jacobs is a supporter of young talent starting out in the fashion industry. In Berlin, he became a host and patron for this summer's competition. How exciting it is for  these up-and-coming designers to have a chance to show off their wares to a great, such as Marc Jacobs.

With a career beginning in her father´s film “Godfather 3,” Sophia Coppola has ended up as a well respected director. She has one other item added to her illustrious resume; the honor of having her name attached to a Marc Jacobs designer handbag.

The authentic Marc Jacobs Sophia Handbag is a modern, functional design that works beautifully with any combination of attire. Made in top quality brown calfskin leather the bag is further enhanced by contrasting light tan top stitching throughout.

As with many of Marc Jacob´s handbags, there is signature polished silver hardware and padlock clasps all engraved with "Marc Jacobs."

Two outside front pockets and the front zippered compartment add to a signature Marc Jacobs. They only welcome in extra storage space for items needed in a pinch, and are added bonuses to this pre-owned Marc Jacob´s Sophia.

The adjustable leather shoulder strap is thick and sturdy for durability.  A top zipper opens the used Marc Jacobs to a beautiful mustard yellow suede interior lining and engraved Marc Jacob´s name plate. The spacious interior contains several compartments for all necessary personal effects.

The authentic Marc Jacobs Sophia Handbag proves that Marc Jacobs may be hot in designer handbags today but will forever be "Designer for Tomorrow" too.