Julia Sugarbaker, Mary Jo Shively, Charlene Frazier-Stillfield and Suzanne Sugarbaker are associates at their design firm, Sugarbaker and Associates. Julia is the owner and is very outspoken and strong-willed. Mary Jo is a divorced single-parent whom is just as strong-willed as Julia, but isn't as self-confident. Charlene is the naive and trusting farm girl from Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Suzanne is the self-centered ex-beauty queen whom has a number of wealthy ex-husbands.

  1. Linda Bloodworth-Thomason


Series Cast

  1. Annie Potts

    Annie Potts

    Mary-Jo Shively

    163 Episodes

  2. Delta Burke

    Suzanne Sugarbaker

    163 Episodes

  3. Meshach Taylor

    Anthony Bouvier

    163 Episodes

  4. Jean Smart

    Jean Smart

    Charlene Frazier Stillfield

    163 Episodes

  5. Dixie Carter

    Dixie Carter

    Julia Sugarbaker

    163 Episodes

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Last Season

Designing Women

Season 7

1992 | 22 Episodes

Season 7 of Designing Women premiered on September 25, 1992.

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Designing Women
Designing Women


Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m



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