Blog / Hollywood
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 11, 2013
Bob Mackie and Joan Rivers have a lot in common: they have been associated with some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry, they are both on QVC, and they are both revered Hollywood icons. Bob and Joan go way back-- he's dressed her on several occasions such as the 1983 Emmys, which she co-hosted with Eddie Murphy. It was only natural that these two friends would reunite on Fashion Police. A while ago, Joan took a tour of Bob's Los Angeles studio for a special segment of the show, airing on Friday July 12th at 10 PM...
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...
June 13, 2013
Throughout the month of June, in celebration of LGBT PRIDE, The Bloomingdale's flagship store in New York City honored The Stonewall Pride Collection. Designers who have made bold contributions to the fashion community were asked to lend their most iconic pieces. Two Bob Mackie masterpieces stand tall and proudly along the designs of Chris March and Ali Rahimi for Mon Atelier. The Stonewall Pride Collection honors those who have greatly contributed to bringing a sense of beauty and glamour to film, television, concerts, and the red carpet. During Pride Month, it is fitting to present these creations so...
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...