Bob Mackie Wearable Art
Cher Wears Bob Mackie Wearable Art
Cher has been honored by the CFDA for her influence on fashion, and Bob Mackie’s contributions have been recognized by the CFDA. Cher has worn the work of Bob Mackie, who helped bring old-fashioned Hollywood glamour into the twenty-first century. Mackie has collaborated with fashion historians Gerry Bremer and Diana Vreeland on books like Dressing For Glamour and Hollywood Costume, and with writers like Maurel Reilly and Bernadine Morris for The Fashion Makers.
Bob Mackie has been designing clothing for six decades and his creations have appeared on Broadway stages and TV screens alike. He has received nine Emmy Awards, is a three-time Oscar nominee, and is a recipient of the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. His work is so popular and influential that it has become a collectible book of his work. This book will appeal to fans of classical ballet, musical theater, and pop culture.
Mackie is a successful designer thanks to his whimsical fashion sense. His 1988 beaded minidress featured a trompe-l’oeil beaded “bandana” at the halter-style neck. Designers can be outrageous. He accessorized the outfit with a ten-gallon hat and cowboy-style boots. Mackie was even tapped by Mattel to design Barbie dolls.
This Bob Mackie Wearable Arts blouse is in excellent condition. The jacket is a modern medium/large. The blouse is clean and ready for wear. It is pictured with accessories, but not included in the sale. If you’re interested in purchasing the blouse without the accessories, you can find these in the jewelry or accessories sections. Similar jackets can be found for a fraction the price. This is a great deal if you want to own Bob Mackie’s iconic jacket.
Cher is the most well-known woman to have worn a Bob Mackie outfit. Cher is credited with making the designer’s work famous. Cher was photographed on the cover of Time magazine in 1975 wearing one of Mackie’s creations. Cher’s style was wildly flamboyant, and Mackie’s work made her a celebrity icon. Cher is the woman behind this icon. Cher is the only celebrity quite like her.