May 22, 2013
The recent heat blast in the northeast has prompted several questions from my own pool of friends. One of the Mothers of a child in my daughter's class just said the other day..."I can't stand when it gets this hot because you don't want to wear anything with sleeves, but I don't like to show my arms." Solution: CAFTAN! If you tuned in last weekend to the Bob Mackie shows on QVC you saw a couple of them. They are a great answer to wearing something that is light, not revealing, yet offering full arm coverage. I talked...
May 20, 2013
Happy Birthday to one of Mackie's favorite muses, Cher! For over forty years, Cher and Bob have maintained not just a wonderful working relationship, but have also nurtured a close friendship. Cher is the true personification of Bob's famous quote, "When you choose a Mackie, you dare to be noticed." In her 67 years, Cher has not only dared to be noticed but commanded global attention with her astounding 45 year career, spanning music, movies, and television. Bob has designed many iconic gowns for Cher, including her 1986 Oscar dress (pictured above). What sets Cher apart...
May 17, 2013
Hello, Mackinistas! Did you happen to catch Margaux presenting some Bob Mackie Wearable Art on QVC yesterday? She had some great things to show, like this very Spring/Summer ready Floral Embroidered Tee, which comes in an array of colors featuring different flowers on them: Today, Bob Mackie himself, will be on QVC today for two shows (5 PM EST and 9 PM EST), bringing with him some fabulous new items that will get you more excited for the warm sunny days ahead. Speaking of, summers were made for comfy cotton shirts. Take a look at this brand new...
May 15, 2013
Jeannine Harkins wrote in asking for an idea for a pencil skirt as she has many Bob Mackie tops that would go well with a skirt like that. I was happy to write back to her immediately that Bob indeed does have a skirt that fits that description: This is A226630. Bob Mackie's Ponte Knit Skirt. It also comes in black, but since it is time for white and that was what Jeannine had requested, I am showcasing that one. Both black and white would be terrific staples for your closet! This is an easy silouette to 'wear well'...
May 10, 2013
Bob Mackie is celebrating Mother's Day all month of May by holding a giveaway for a signed Carol Burnett Book