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November 15, 2014
Whenever you see Bob on QVC, rest assured there is a man backstage helping to make sure the models appear exactly as planned. For the last fourteen years, Joe McFate has been the Design Director for Bob Mackie, Bob Mackie Home, Bob Mackie Wearable Art for QVC, and has worked nationally and internationally with such stars as Cher, Tina Turner, and P!NK. Prior to his role as Design Director, Joe has an extensive background in theater. His Broadway credits as an Associate Costume Designer include working with the legendary Alvin Colt, “Waiting In The Wings” by Noel Coward, starring...
November 28, 2013
From our family to yours, we wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for your enthusiasm and support. Have a safe and wonderful holiday. In honor of the broadcast of Carol Burnett's Mark Twain Prize earlier this week, we present to you a classic Thanksgiving musical number from The Carol Burnett Show. And in case you missed the original broadcast of the Mark Twain Award, we've embedded it here for you to enjoy. See all of today's best comedians and entertainers pay homage to Carol Burnett. There's even a mini tribute to Bob's costumes. Enjoy!...
May 10, 2013
Bob Mackie is celebrating Mother's Day all month of May by holding a giveaway for a signed Carol Burnett Book
May 09, 2013
Hello Mackinistas! Hopefully, you are all enjoying your week! We are halfway there and that means it's Wednesday with a little post from yours truly about "Wearing It Well". My daughter actually inspired my post today with this photo: My husband and I decided she was torn between the idea of being an olympic swimmer or a Tour De France bike rider that day. I guess since she could not make up her mind she decided to do both. Because she is only 4, it's hysterical and she does wears it well. But this reminded me that mixing and matching...
April 09, 2013
Bob's dearest and oldest friend, Carol Burnett, has been and remains to be one of the most revered and loved women of television. Not only has she entertained us with her multitude of characters and perfectly timed comedic routines, but she has let us in to her life. Carol Burnett has always spoken candidly about her personal struggles, including ones that she's faced with her eldest daughter, Carrie Hamilton. In her new book, "Carrie and Me: A Mother-Daughter Love Story," Carol touchingly honors the memory of her vivacious and artistic daughter. From tender memories of Carrie as a child,...