Dior Fall 2011 Collection: Blue Tie
“Navy blue is the only color which can ever compete with black,” said Christian Dior. Dior’s new Blue Tie Fall Color Collection features shades of deep marine, luminous petrol blue and sky blue tones delicately highlighted by touches of white to create a sophisticated, unexpected version of the smoky eye. Lips create the perfect complement in a range of luminous pinks and rosy beiges with a touch of light-reflecting gloss and nails catch the eye in dark blue and beige. The ultimate effect is a playful mix of masculine and feminine codes, a refreshing, modern take on the nighttime beauty look, inspired by a woman dressed in the tailored elegance of a tuxedo.
Smoking Blue Blue Tie Palette ($70.00) (Limited Edition)
Inspired by Dior’s ultra-glamorous silver cannage clutch, this chic metal palette features all of the smoky makeup essentials in one sleek compact. Inside features four shades of Dior Eyeshadow to create a smoky navy eye and one shade of nude lip gloss. An inside mirror and two double-tip applicators make for a quick, seamless application.
DiorBlush ($42.00) (Limited Edition)
- Vintage Pink (839) (Not at Sephora)
- Pink in Love (889)
Rouge Dior Lipcolor ($32.00) (Limited Edition)
- Angelique Beige (314) (Not at Sephora)
- Pisanelle Pink (428)
- Tourbillon Pink (651)
- Allegro Pink (741) (Not at Sephora)
Vernis ($22.00) (Limited Edition)
- Safari Beige (219) (Not at Sephora)
- Tuxedo (908)
- Blue Denim (607)
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Deborah Lippmann I Know What Boys Like Nail Lacquer
Deborah Lippmann I Know What Boys Like
Deborah Lippmann I Know What Boys Like Nail Lacquer ($16.00 for 0.5 fl. oz.) is described as a “playful periwinkle.” It’s a really rich, dark periwinkle, and to me, I see indigo–that perfect mix of blue and violet that gives you something different. I used two coats for swatches, and there is a hint of visible nail line, so I would say three is likely the ideal strategy here. It’s described as a cream finish, but it is more like a cream meets jelly–it has that slightly squishy look of a jelly.
Deborah Lippmann’s cream polishes last about a week on me with a good top/base coat (I prefer Zoya’s for both). The formula on this is a little watery, but I wouldn’t say it ended up being sheer or runny, as it still applied evenly and didn’t pull in places. Essie Smooth Sailing is lighter and has shimmer but reminded me of it nonetheless. SpaRitual Illume has a jelly-like appearance, but it leans more purple.
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MAC Colourizations Collection Sneak Peek
SUPER quick swatches + group photo of six of eight eyeshadow duos from MAC’s Colourizations Collection. Full photos and review to come, please hold all questions until then! Thank you!
Win It! Zoya Smoke & Mirrors Collection!
We have an exciting giveaway with Zoya featuring the newest fall collections — Smoke & Mirrors!
Congratulations to Selina, Kathy, Stephanie, Genevieve, Edith, and Natalie!
Six (6) lucky Temptalia winners will receive the entire Smoke Collection (Jana, Petra, Codie, Anja, Cynthia, Dree) and Mirrors Collection (Nimue, Marina, Tao, Yara, Neeka, Jem)!
- Giveaway is only open to continental U.S. residents only.
- Leave a comment on this post telling me which shade is you would wear first!