The mystery man that showed up with Marc Jacobs at the Met’s Costume Institute gala is no longer a mystery! His name is Lorenzo Martone, and today WWD casually dubs him Jacobs’s “boyfriend.” What great hidden gossip! Martone is a Brazilian advertising executive who lives in New York, and photo archives suggest that the relationship may be a little more red-carpet ready than his last, with like Austin A.. Before the Met gala Martone appeared with Jacobs at the Takashi Murakami opening night in April at the Brooklyn Museum. He also accompanied Jacobs to Valentino’s birthday party at Allison Sarofim’s West Village townhouse Friday night.
Actually, we’re kinda jealous. We’ve never met a foreign accent we didn’t like.