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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...
April 24, 2013
It's time for another edition of Ask Margaux! Good day!How is everyone? It’s a great day here in PA, sunny and an expected high 75 degrees--come on summer! Julie from Ohio recently sent me a question that I think many of you new to Bob Mackie may relate to: “I am on the go a lot with my kids and I don’t think of my life as very glamorous. Bob Mackie usually designs things that are for glamorous dressing. Is there something you would recommend for me?” Bob Mackie has been known for dressing women for decades...
April 22, 2013
Did you shop with Bob Mackie last weekend? What did you get for yourself? There were many gorgeous things for spring. Color always awakens the blooms that bring the warmth of the season, but this year, it’s the Pantone color of green, emerald to be specific, that everyone is talking about. I wore this one in the green-multi for the 4 AM show this past Saturday morning. Bob Mackie's Cold Shoulder Printed Top w/ Scoop neck & Button Detail (pictured above). It’s a new item in the Bob Mackie Wearable Art collection. If you...
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...
April 17, 2013
Happy Wednesday, Mackinistas! This is the first of a weekly post that will be written each week just for you! You ask and I’ll answer. The content will vary based on your questions, thoughts, and concerns about fashion and style.I am here to help and offer suggestions and solutions! Recently, Donna reached out to me with a question that I thought was a great way to start things off. She mentioned that about a month ago she attended a wedding and her friend remarked on the new dress that Donna was wearing,“I like the style, but I don’t think...