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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...
October 21, 2013
We, at Bob Mackie Design Group, want to extend our sincerest congratulations to our favorite funny lady, Carol Burnett, on her achievement of The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor this past weekend. Bob and Carol collaborated together on The Carol Burnett Show, creating some of the most memorable characters and costumes in sketch comedy history. From Princess Winifred to Starlett O'Hara, to Mrs. Wiggins, Bob and Carol have succeeded in bringing laughter into American homes for nearly fifty years. The ceremony brought together the best of comedy's veterans and current stars, such as Julie Andrews, Martin...
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...
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...