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May 17, 2013
Hello, Mackinistas! Did you happen to catch Margaux presenting some Bob Mackie Wearable Art on QVC yesterday? She had some great things to show, like this very Spring/Summer ready Floral Embroidered Tee, which comes in an array of colors featuring different flowers on them: Today, Bob Mackie himself, will be on QVC today for two shows (5 PM EST and 9 PM EST), bringing with him some fabulous new items that will get you more excited for the warm sunny days ahead. Speaking of, summers were made for comfy cotton shirts. Take a look at this brand new...
May 03, 2013
It’s Wear it Well Wednesday Ask Margaux! Loretta from Naples, Florida had a question for me this week that I have heard from many other ladies over the past year: “I love to wear bold prints but I am self conscious because I think they make me look larger that I am. How can I wear prints?" Wearing a print does take courage, I know it, but it’s also extremely fun! When you put a gorgeous design on, everyone notices and it really is a moment that sets you apart. Some days I do want to just blend into...
May 02, 2013
Last week, to showcase the eclectic inspiration behind her Material Girl line, the Macy's in Century City, Los Angeles, hosted a special one night only event- a retrospective of Madonna's most famous outfits. Only eight outfits were on display and Bob's glamorous dress was a fan favorite! For two hours, fans got a chance to get up close and personal with some of the singer's iconic ensembles, including the incredible white pearl-encrusted Bob Mackie dress she wore to the 1991 Oscars. It was an epic night for Hollywood-- Madonna channeled her inner Marilyn Monroe with the form fitting Mackie, fur stole, sparkling jewels,...
April 22, 2013
Did you shop with Bob Mackie last weekend? What did you get for yourself? There were many gorgeous things for...
April 19, 2013
This past Monday, Bob returned to the judging panel on RuPaul's Drag Race with actress Marg Helgenberger. The four remaining contestants (Detox, Alaska, Roxxxy Andrews, and Jinkx Monsoon) had to make 3 themed outfits inspired by candy: a sweet 16 look, a corporate powerhouse, and a couture creation made from actual sugary confections, on top of doing a short musical number to "Sugar Babies." The race always has it in mind to test the creativity and the performance of each queen. Bob considered each outfit and deliberated with fairness that stems from his decades long experience as a fashion...