BONNIE MACKAY is a retail design director and merchandising expert who created Christmas ornaments for Bloomingdale’s and The Museum of Modern Art. She lives in New York City and upstate New York with her husband, award-winning documentary film editor Bob Eisenhardt, whose photographic flair is exceeded only by his help with marathon tree decorating.
Read about my holiday ritual in the December 2018 AARP Magazine.
Read and Listen about A Life in Ornaments on WAMC.
Read why green is on trend in Color Stories for HFN.
There is no such thing as an ordinary ornament! Hear all about it on this segment on NPR.
See Bonnie's advice on living Christmas trees in The Wall Street Journal.
Read about tree trimming techniques from Ms. Mackay in Sarasota Magazine.
What stories do your ornaments tell? Read Bonnie's article in the Chatham Courier!
It's never too early to prepare for the holidays! Bonnie has prepared a Holiday Toolkit to help you get ready!
View The New York Times article "Tree of Life" about Ms. Mackay's collection HERE.
View Bonnie's work as a retail consultant HERE.
Follow Bonnie on Instagram as she shares her inspirations, ornaments and traditions, as well as insights behind the making of “Tree of Treasures.” Learn more about the people, places and techniques behind each ornament!