January is not even over, but I cannot hold out any longer. It is time to start talking spring. I really wanted to put it off, but after seeing the beautiful Spring 2013 CHANEL Collection, I had to share.
Named for the precious beauty of Spring, the new colour collection PRINTEMPS PRÉCIEUX DE CHANEL
celebrates Gabrielle Chanel’s codes of simplicity and sophistication. Creative Director of CHANEL Makeup
Peter Philips channels the season’s splendor with a collection of contrasts. Elegant neutrals complement soft-to-sultry pinks on face and lips, while nails are adorned with vivid polish.
I love the balance of both the pastel and the vivids in the collection.
The Illuminating Powder is divine. Look really good into the powder. Yes - those are some signature CHANEL items you are seeing embossed into the powder itself. Does it get any more beautiful?
Embossed with iconic emblems of CHANEL, the powder creates a naturally luminous effect in two ways. The blend of soft peach and warm beige shades applies with a new sponge applicator for a sheer, radiant glow on cheekbones or with a powder brush for natural, allover radiance.
The Eye Shadow Quad is already a favorite and I will be creating captivating eye looks with it this spring and beyond. Look at the beautiful shades of mauve beige and browns.
An ultra-feminine palette of refined beiges and velvety browns offers subtle-to-seductive eye looks.
I love a CHANEL Lip Colour and these ROUGE ALLURE shades run the spectrum and are pretty perfect in every way. They feel so nice and cushiony on my lips. I love the true color and lasting power these have, without ever compromising the way my lips feel.
The complete CHANEL PRINTEMPS PRÉCIEUX DE CHANEL Spring 2013 collection:
Poudre Signée de CHANEL Illuminating Powder - $68.00
- Soft Beige Peach
VITALUMIÈRE Moisture Rich Radiance Fluid SPF 15 - $55.00
- Soft Bisque - Sandy Rose
JOUES CONTRASTE Powder Blush - $43.00
- Frivole - Luminous Apricot
ROUGE DOUBLE INTENSITÉ Ultra Wear Lip Colour - $34.00
- Rose Pearl - Shimmering Warm Rose
ROUGE ALLURE Pure Shine Intense Colour Long Wear Lip Gloss - $32.00
- Merveille - Lilac Rosewood
- Attirance - Coppery Beige
ROUGE ALLURE Luminous Intense Lip Colour - $34.00
- Fantasque - Soft Rose
- Precieuse - Peachy Beige
- Envoutante - Shimmering Violet Plum
- Captivante - Copper Brown
ROUGE ALLURE VELVET Luminous Matte Lip Colour - $34.00
- L’Eclatante - Vibrant Pink
- La Favorite - Coral
LE CRAYON LÈVRES Precision Lip Definer - $29.00
- Rubellite - Vibrant Pink
- Palissandre - Refined Brown
LES 4 OMBRES Quadra Eye Shadow - $59.00
- Raffinement - Rich Mauve, Pearly Pink Beige, Shimmering Lilac, Deep Eggplant
STYLO YEUX Waterproof Long-lasting Eyeliner - $30.00
- Or Rose - Light Rosy Beige
- Beryl - Lilac
- Santal - Brown
INIMITABLE INTENSE Mascara MultiDimensionnel Sophistique - $30.00
- Noir - Black
LE VERNIS Nail Colour - $27.00
- Emprise - Natural Rosy Beige
- Fracas - Vibrant Pink
- Accessoire - Deep Red Brown
The CHANEL Spring 2013 PRINTEMPS PRÉCIEUX DE CHANEL collection is available in CHANEL boutiques, counters and online at chanel.com.