Monday, February 14th, 2011

Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011
Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011

Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011

“The collection draws inspiration from the opulence of the Rococo period and the style of the Masai tribe in Africa,” said designer Thakoon Panichgul. “There are a lot of primary colors, but also gorgeous marabou feathers, so we wanted to create a balance to everything to ensure it was really believable. We’ve always done fresh, pretty, natural, and it was time for a strong makeup look.”

“With Thakoon’s references to this idea of tribal opulence, I felt that if we were going to do “color” it would have to be focused on the eye with one central color theme, and nothing else. There was a lot of youth in the group of models, so we wanted to keep the look very fresh. Red was a natural choice, complimenting the use of color throughout the collection.” — Diane Kendal

Makeup How-to

  • Eyes: Dragon Girl Velvet Matte Lip Pencil, Taj Mahal Blush, Desire Blush, Exhibit A Blush, Night Snow Single Eyeshadow
  • Lips: Concealer (NEWLY formulated for Fall 2011; for now, try the existing Concealer)
  • Face: Brightening Serum, Concealer (NEWLY formulated for Fall 2011; for now, try the existing Concealer), Penny Lane Cream Blush

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Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011
Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011

Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011
Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011

Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011
Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011

Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011
Thakoon @ NYFW Fall/Winter 2011

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