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The Marc Jacobs Pop-Up Shop Won't Accept Cash, Just Tweets

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Marc Jacobs is opening a special Fashion Week pop-up shop in Soho on February 7th, but you won't need any cash to buy anything. According to the release, at the Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop, "no dollars will change hands. Transactions will be based solely on a customer's use of Twitter, Instagram and Facebook." You can actually shop it totally broke, so long as you're rich in social media accounts.

Alongside MJ accessories, fashion items, and fragrance samples, the shop will also include Daisy nail art, food and drinks, a DJ, and contests, where accessories will be given out throughout the day—as an example, the day's best Instagram photo could win something as sweet as a handbag (from the main line). Stay tuned for more hints a little closer to the date.

Update: The nail art bar is no longer on the menu.
Update #2: We're now told you can only "buy" fragrance samples. If you want a bag, or anything better than a fragrance sample, you're going to have to win it.
· Marc Jacobs Will Open on Both Fifth and Madison Avenues [Racked NY]
· Inside the New Marc Jacobs Beauty Store on Bleecker Street [Racked NY]

Marc Jacobs Collection

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

Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop

462 West Broadway New York NY