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...
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...
May 02, 2013
Last week, to showcase the eclectic inspiration behind her Material Girl line, the Macy's in Century City, Los Angeles, hosted a special one night only event- a retrospective of Madonna's most famous outfits. Only eight outfits were on display and Bob's glamorous dress was a fan favorite! For two hours, fans got a chance to get up close and personal with some of the singer's iconic ensembles, including the incredible white pearl-encrusted Bob Mackie dress she wore to the 1991 Oscars. It was an epic night for Hollywood-- Madonna channeled her inner Marilyn Monroe with the form fitting Mackie, fur stole, sparkling jewels,...
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 12, 2013
Bob Mackie returns as a guest judge on RuPaul's Drag Race