Today Marc Jacobs and his now-fiance Lorenzo Martone
will proudly arrive in Brazil together wearing their brand new
engagement rings. The couple, who have been dating a year, are in Martone’s native Sao
Paolo to celebrate the opening of a local Marc Jacobs store. And, I imagine, an engagement fete to boot.
The popular designer
and hunky ad executive have yet to pick a wedding date, but they’re already
getting some of the other arrangements in order. Namely: a pricey
According to an insider, Jacobs is splashing down for a $13 million West Village townhouse designed by famed architect Rombert A.M.
The 4,500 square-foot home includes a private garden, a roof terrace,
and a jacuzzi with a giant slide reached from their bedroom. Okay, I
made up that last part. But wouldn’t it be the coolest?