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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...
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...
February 21, 2013
[A post from Margaux St. Ledger] I had my first visit this year to the Mackie design studio in New York last week. News flash: There is a lot to look forward to for 2013… check out the color board: I went up there on Friday…the same day that Nemo was arriving! What a blast. Things were very exciting as the city prepared for the blizzard. I ended up staying the weekend with my friend Christa who was also there. We had such a wonderful time. I have never experienced New York City so snowy and quiet. Just...