Dior Golden Jungle Collection for Fall 2012
In February 1947, Christian Dior presented his first collection to the international press in the Dior salons of Avenue Montaigne in Paris. Along with the Huit and Corolle lines that would inaugurate the era of “The New Look,” the couturier revealed another of his favourite themes: Leopard Print. Fashion editors were smitten, the room burst into applause and women rediscovered the mysterious allure of this iconic, timeless print.
At once avant-garde, sophisticated and sensual, the Jungle Motif has been a signature of the House of Dior from its debut. Actress Marlene Dietrich and the muse and friend of Mr. Dior, Mitzah Bircard, were its first fervent ambassadors. With each decade and runway show, variations of leopard print are cleverly reinterpreted by Dior COuture.
In the Dior Autumn/Winter 2012 makeup collection, Tyen revamps the Jungle Motif with another hallmark of Dior, a touch of shimmering gold, embodying the luxury of the urban jungle and inspired by the deep, earthy tones of the jungle.
Golden Jungle Palette ($70.00)
- Golden Browns
- Khaki Design (308)
- Golden Savannah (774) (Not Sephora)
Addict Lipstick ($30.00)
- Wild (646) (Not Sephora)
- Daring (962) (Not Sephora)
- Golden Light (207) (Not Sephora)
- Amazonia (605)
- Bengale (615) (Neiman Marcus Exclusive)
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