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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...
March 07, 2013
In a recent blog post on our Facebook page, our QVC Social Media Host Margaux singled out this gorgeous coral number as a perfect choice to welcome the Spring weather: Margaux says: "I think this one from Bob Mackie definitely says spring. Bob Mackie's Floral Applique Jewel Neck Striped Top w/ 3/4 Sleeves The color choices of tangerine, green, coral, blue and black with a gorgeous contrast color bloom is so uplifting. It puts a smile on your face. The nautical stripe adds the perfect touch to make this one a classic. Done in 60% cotton/40% poly, it is...
January 25, 2013
Award season is here. Everywhere we look there are television shows, ‘who wore it best’ magazine articles and all the buzz about ‘who’s wearing who’ for the various celebrations and ceremonies. Who are you wearing today? How about the original Red Carpet master himself? Bob Mackie! Bob has been dressing the top celebrities for years. He’s been a significant part of what has created that ever-important question: “Who are you wearing tonight? Of course with a Bob Mackie silhouette you are sure to catch everyone eye and that is what every celebrity wants. Who doesn’t want to be noticed? ...
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...