December 31, 2013
As we wrap up the Christmas holiday,… (did you eat too much?, me too!)… and get ready to watch the big ball drop tonight, I want to wish all of you the very best for the upcoming year. From myself, my family and the entire Bob Mackie team. It was a whirl wind week for us in the Jansen household. As promised, here are photos of the very colorful Christmas Eve table: I really did feel that I was being channeled my Bob with the right splashes of color… it indeed was an eye candy extravaganza for...
December 14, 2013
As an floral and decor event designer, I work very hard throughout the year creating gorgeous works for all sorts of events. It's a job that I love because no two events are the same and it allows my creativity to flow. Christmas is the one time of the year that I host my own event where I go all out with the floral and decor… Christmas Even. It's almost become a contest each year of out doing the last. When my guests arrive now they are always so curious to see what the table looks like. We literally remove...
December 08, 2013
What is your favorite thing to do at Christmas time? Do you have any special traditions or places you visit at this time of year? We take our children to have breakfast with Santa each year. It's something that they look forward to with great joy. To be honest, Ivo and I love it just as much. It starts off with 'Mrs. Claus' singing christmas carols with all the families. Then Santa make his big entrance. They have face painting, artists making balloon animals and a very yummy breakfast. We grabbed a great family photo there this year: As you...
December 04, 2013
Hello Friends! How was your Thanksgiving weekend? Did you get to enjoy the Turkey with all of your favorite fixin's? Now that all the left overs are gone and we are into December, the countdown for Christmas is on. It feels like it's coming early this year because Thanksgiving was so late along with an early Hanukkah. Best wishes for everyone enjoying day 8 of this special holiday. Are you ready for Christmas? Silly question, right? Well I know that many of you are well organized and on top of things with your planning, but if any of you are...
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!...