Robert Gordon Mackie (b. March 24, 1940 in Monterey Park, California) is an American fashion designer, best known for his costumes for Cher and for The Carol Burnett Show. Events 1401 - Mongol emperor Timur sacks Damascus. 1603 - James VI of Scotland Year 1940 ( MCMXL) was a Leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full 1940 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Monterey Park is a city in Los Angeles County California, United States. Fashion design is the Applied art dedicated to Clothing and lifestyle Accessories created within the cultural and social influences of a specific time Cher ( IPA: /ʃɛr/ born Cherilyn Sarkisian, May 20 1946 The Carol Burnett Show is a Sketch comedy Television show starring Carol Burnett, Tim Conway, Harvey Korman,
Mackie is also known for his exclusive designs of dress for high-priced Barbie dolls. Barbie is a best-selling fashion Doll launched in 1959 The doll is produced by Mattel Inc
Two of Mackie's best-remembered creations had a humorous element. While working on the The Carol Burnett Show, he designed a "curtain dress" (complete with a curtain rod across the shoulders) that Carol Burnett wore in the Went with the Wind parody. The Carol Burnett Show is a Sketch comedy Television show starring Carol Burnett, Tim Conway, Harvey Korman, Carol Creighton Burnett (born April 26, 1933) is an American Actress, Comedian, Singer, Dancer and Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American dramatic - romantic - War film adapted from Margaret Mitchell 's 1936 Mackie also designed the garish ensemble worn by Cher at the March 1986 Academy Awards: black stretch pants, a bejeweled loincloth, knee high boots, a black chainlink top, and a huge feathered Mohawk headdress that was one and a half times taller than her head. Cher ( IPA: /ʃɛr/ born Cherilyn Sarkisian, May 20 1946 "The Oscar" redirects here for the film see The Oscar (film. Introduced by Jane Fonda with the words, "Wait'll you see what's gonna come out here," Cher was appearing as a presenter after what many considered an Oscar snub (Cher was not nominated for her performance in Mask). Jane Fonda (born December 21 1937 is an American Academy Award winning Actress, Writer, political activist, former Fashion This article is about the 1985 Peter Bogdanovich film For the 1994 comedy starring Jim Carrey see The Mask. "As you can see," said Cher, "I did receive my Academy booklet on how to dress like a serious actress. "
Mackie is often called the sultan of sequins, or the rajah of rhinestones, known for his sparkling and imaginative costume designs. He has won seven Emmy Awards for his designs, and was thrice nominated for an Academy Award. "The Oscar" redirects here for the film see The Oscar (film. He attended Pasadena City College and Chouinard Art Institute. Pasadena City College (commonly known by the abbreviation PCC) is a Community college located on Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, California The Chouinard Art Institute was a professional Art school founded in 1921 in Los Angeles California, by Nelbert Murphy Chouinard (1879-1969
Mackie has said, "A woman who wears my clothes is not afraid to be noticed. "
Notable Mackie clothing wearers
Some of the people who have worn Mackie's outfits include:
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