clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Bleecker Residents Urged to Complain About Marc Jacobs

New, 8 comments

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

A tipster who lives at Perry and Bleecker sent us this photo of this letter posted in her building's lobby. Apparently not all the residents are happy about living near the giant lines and general tourist chaos attracted by the Marc by Marc Jacobs Accessories store. Here's the translation, since it's a bit hard to read:

PLEASE call...(212) 564-7453...Christine Quinn's Office, West Village District, if you have had or are having any community problems with Marc Jacobs business re traffic/employees, et cetera. *They will listen!
Our informant says the author of the note has remained anonymous thus far, and that while the crowds and trash are always bad during the summer, there hasn't been any one specific incident that inspired the sign.
· RackedWire: Lovely Day for a Marc Jacobs Line [Racked NY]
· The Line Outside Marc Jacobs Accessories Continues [Racked NY]
· RackedWire: Bleecker Street's Favorite Line [Racked NY]

Marc Jacobs Collection

385 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012 212 343 1490 Visit Website

Marc by Marc Jacobs Accessory Store

385 Bleecker Street, New York, NY