Blog / Barbie
February 14, 2014
A few weeks ago, we announced that Bob would be designing another Barbie Collector. We included this great interview with Robert Best, where he revealed a sketch of Princess Stargazer Barbie. Today, we introduce to you the last Barbie in the Bob Mackie collection: Princess Stargazer Barbie. The doll embodies every quintessential element that makes Mackie Barbies so desirable. With her exquisite detailing from enchanting headpiece to ethereal wings to whimsical pointed booties, Princess Stargazer Barbie is everything a glamorous fairy should be. Her long, flowing, purple hair gives her that extra magical...
February 06, 2014
I know many of you have been asking about Bob's latest creation for Barbie Collector and now the wait is over! Bob Mackie talks to Robert Best about his past designs and what he has in store. Check out this lovely interview as they discuss Bob's long history with the mini fashion icon and get a glimpse of the upcoming Barbie. What do you think? Are you excited for Bob's newest magical Barbie?
December 31, 2013
As we wrap up the Christmas holiday,… (did you eat too much?, me too!)… and get ready to watch the big ball drop tonight, I want to wish all of you the very best for the upcoming year. From myself, my family and the entire Bob Mackie team. It was a whirl wind week for us in the Jansen household. As promised, here are photos of the very colorful Christmas Eve table: I really did feel that I was being channeled my Bob with the right splashes of color… it indeed was an eye candy extravaganza for...
January 17, 2013
We are excited to announce our first-ever Instagram contest! Up for grabs are three of Bob's gorgeous new creation- the Brazilian Banana Bonanza Barbie!
January 02, 2013
Recently one of our favorite bloggers, Leslie of DisneyBound created some of her signature fashion collages based on items from the Mackie world. Utilizing her fantastic fashion sense and propensity for translating images and ideas to contemporary clothing, Leslie created these fantastic "MackieBounds"! Some are based on Bob's gorgeous Barbies, others on his fantastic fashion sketches. All of them capture the rich color and detail that is Bob's signature. We love them! Check them out and let us know what you think of Leslie's interpretations! MackieBound inspired by the Bob Mackie...