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October 21, 2013
We, at Bob Mackie Design Group, want to extend our sincerest congratulations to our favorite funny lady, Carol Burnett, on her achievement of The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor this past weekend. Bob and Carol collaborated together on The Carol Burnett Show, creating some of the most memorable characters and costumes in sketch comedy history. From Princess Winifred to Starlett O'Hara, to Mrs. Wiggins, Bob and Carol have succeeded in bringing laughter into American homes for nearly fifty years. The ceremony brought together the best of comedy's veterans and current stars, such as Julie Andrews, Martin...
August 06, 2013
We are proud to announce that today, Bob Mackie will be debuting his first ever bedding collection, exclusively on QVC! You can see the collection twice, starting at 1PM EST with the first 2-hour Hosts At Home with Carolyn. At 8PM EST, The Master Suite show will debut. Both shows will feature Bob Mackie's brand new bedroom collection! The Bob Mackie Signature bedding collection offers a sophisticated array of comforter sets, sheets, decorative pillows, throws, quilts, and window treatments. Inspired by the detailed and colorful history of Bob’s past designs, this bedding collection features luxurious embroidery, rich jacquards, intricate...
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...
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...