Blog / celebration
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...
September 11, 2013
The following was written by fashion student and social media administrative assistant to Bob Mackie Design Group, Hannah Jane Duncan. In celebration of Fashion week here in the wonderful city of New York, We also wanted to celebrate Bob’s presentations in the past. Those upbeat, colorful, and theatrical shows were one of a kind and always will be to the world of fashion. Bob always knew how to give his audience an unforgettable time with the suspense of what was to come next and the surprises that came with the amazement that was already felt. Don’t you just miss his...
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...
August 01, 2013
Photography by Diane Dulgerian For the first time ever, we are giving away a one-of-a-kind, vintage Bob Mackie gown! To help bring you this beautiful Mackie, we are teaming up with vintage style expert and blogger extraordinaire, Sammy Davis of Sammy Davis Vintage! This floor length, cream colored dress is from Bob’s first collection in 1982 and would be a welcome addition to any collectors closet! While the dress is seemingly simple in structure, with its sweetheart neckline and rouched waist,...
July 04, 2013
Happy 4th of July, Mackinistas! Today, we bring you a post from the supreme Mackie enthusiast, Philip of Hire Me Bob Mackie, to tell you all about his experience seeing Cher perform live in NYC. Over the weekend I had the rare privilege of seeing The Mackie Muse, Cher, strut her stuff on stage. Did I cram myself in the throngs of revelers at the Pride Pier Dance? Good lord, no! I would have had a panic attack. Actually my fiancé, Ryan, found a hookup in order to watch her film a music spot for The Macy's 4th...