Blog / flower report
March 12, 2014
Hello Mackie lovers! For anyone who enjoys vintage glamour with a twist, check out the looks from a recent wedding I had the pleasure to be a part of. A February wedding, on a snowy weekend, in Philadelphia, that was the combination of retro chic and gatsby glam. The bridesmaids all wore a body fitted gown with beaded embellishments. They reminded me a bit of this gorgeous number that Bob created for Sharon Stone to wear in the movie Casino: This look was the inspiration of the event. Our challenge with the floral and decor was to...
February 06, 2014
I know many of you have been asking about Bob's latest creation for Barbie Collector and now the wait is over! Bob Mackie talks to Robert Best about his past designs and what he has in store. Check out this lovely interview as they discuss Bob's long history with the mini fashion icon and get a glimpse of the upcoming Barbie. What do you think? Are you excited for Bob's newest magical Barbie?
June 03, 2013
It's been a whirlwind wedding season for me! The floral work that I do is for special events, mostly for weddings. Each season there is one bride who is very special. The one who you connect with on practically every level. Someone you want to be good friends with after the job you do for them is over. This is that bride: "C" was a delight from the moment that I met her. When you are working with a client, designing their wedding flowers, working so hard to make every dream they have come true, it can be stressful. But...
May 05, 2013
Hello Mackinistas! Happy Sunday! How was your weekend? It’s been a glorious week and weekend here in Pennsylvania! Perfect weather for anything outdoors, particularly a wedding! As many of you know, aside from being Bob Mackie’s Girl Friday, back up guest, and social media host, I am a floral designer for special events, primarily weddings. The wedding season is upon us and I thought that I would share the lovely looks each week in a column called “The Flower Report”. Since all the beautiful flowers of the world inspire Bob Mackie for his Wearable Art Collection, perhaps you will enjoy...