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November 15, 2014
Whenever you see Bob on QVC, rest assured there is a man backstage helping to make sure the models appear exactly as planned. For the last fourteen years, Joe McFate has been the Design Director for Bob Mackie, Bob Mackie Home, Bob Mackie Wearable Art for QVC, and has worked nationally and internationally with such stars as Cher, Tina Turner, and P!NK. Prior to his role as Design Director, Joe has an extensive background in theater. His Broadway credits as an Associate Costume Designer include working with the legendary Alvin Colt, “Waiting In The Wings” by Noel Coward, starring...
December 04, 2013
Hello Friends! How was your Thanksgiving weekend? Did you get to enjoy the Turkey with all of your favorite fixin's? Now that all the left overs are gone and we are into December, the countdown for Christmas is on. It feels like it's coming early this year because Thanksgiving was so late along with an early Hanukkah. Best wishes for everyone enjoying day 8 of this special holiday. Are you ready for Christmas? Silly question, right? Well I know that many of you are well organized and on top of things with your planning, but if any of you are...
April 24, 2013
It's time for another edition of Ask Margaux! Good day!How is everyone? It’s a great day here in PA, sunny and an expected high 75 degrees--come on summer! Julie from Ohio recently sent me a question that I think many of you new to Bob Mackie may relate to: “I am on the go a lot with my kids and I don’t think of my life as very glamorous. Bob Mackie usually designs things that are for glamorous dressing. Is there something you would recommend for me?” Bob Mackie has been known for dressing women for decades...
April 17, 2013
Happy Wednesday, Mackinistas! This is the first of a weekly post that will be written each week just for you! You ask and I’ll answer. The content will vary based on your questions, thoughts, and concerns about fashion and style.I am here to help and offer suggestions and solutions! Recently, Donna reached out to me with a question that I thought was a great way to start things off. She mentioned that about a month ago she attended a wedding and her friend remarked on the new dress that Donna was wearing,“I like the style, but I don’t think...