Reviews Summary

77% of the Marc Jacobs Recruit reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (61%)
Good (16%)
Average (6%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (12%)

Here's what the reviewers think about the Marc Jacobs Recruit:

Reviewers like these things about the Marc Jacobs Recruit

  • Many users agreed it’s a nice authentic and functional bag.
  • Others reviewers liked how it holds their essentials with ease either vertically or horizontally.
  • Some users find the small zip pocket in the useful for quick access to keys.
  • Many users thought it’s got rich color, flawless design and nice edging.
  • Perfect size, sturdy, gorgeous look, attention to detail, functional multiple pockets and color are cited as the reasons for choosing this bag.
  • Other users find the magnetic latch and extra pockets a nice touch.
  • One user thought the leather is top notch and the stitching detailed and exquisite.
  • Many owners thought it's a great cross body size and weight and holds everything they need for an everyday bag.
  • One user described it as trendy but classic.
  • Other reviewers find the color and quality of the bag stunning.
  • Some users thought the large zipper on the top front looks cool while the magnets on flap closure blend in and add another functional element to the bag.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Others thought it’s got lovely color, great color but too small for everyday use.
  • One user finds the bag too heavy and boring.


Crowdsourced specs across all Marc Jacobs Recruit models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.6 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength10 in (25 cm)
Width8 in (20 cm)
Height4.5 in (11 cm)


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The Marc Jacobs Recruit ranks #6 compared with the other Marc Jacobs bags.

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The Marc Jacobs Recruit ranks #2020 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on February 21, 2019