lots of brands, like Dior and YSL, have created holiday collections centered around gold, a festive shade always popular at this time of the year. Marc Jacobs, instead, is spicing things up a bit with mysterious dark shades paired with nude hues. Here are more details:
Dior Golden Shock
From the inception of the House of Dior, gold has been a signature color of the brand. From Mr. Dior’s first creations, which incorporated highlights of rich gold as luxurious accents, to the modern-yet-timeless looks of Raf Simons, which feature metallic gold elements to balance audacious shades of red, pink, blue and yellow, gold remains a constant theme. Now, the Dior Golden Shock Holiday Color Collection draws inspiration from Dior’s past and present by incorporating pops of color with dazzling gold accents.
5 COULEURS EYESHADOW ($60.00)
Available in Golden Reflections and Golden Shock.
DIORSHOW FUSION MONO EYESHADOW ($31.00)
Available in Mirror.
DIORIFIC ILLUMINATING PRESS POWDER ($80.00)
Available in Gold Shock and Pink Shock.
DIORIFIC GOLDEN SHOCK COLOUR LIP DUO ($38.00)
Available in Delicate Shock, Enchanting Shock, Daring Shock, Ardent Shock, Passion Shock, and Mysterious Shock.
DIOR ADDICT GLOSS ($29.50)
Available in Gold Rain and Pink Excess.
DIORIFIC VERNIS ($27.00)
Available in Shock, Mirorr, Smoky, and Gold Equinoxe.
DIORIFIC VERNIS EFFECT TOP COAT ($28.00)
Available in Gold Leaf Effect.
The collection is available at Dior counters from October 15th.
YSL Wildly Gold
For the 2014 holiday season, YSL Beauté celebrates the invincible spirit of the Yves Saint Laurent woman. Cat’s eyes, temptress lips, luxurious nails: a look illuminated in gold in which smoky black, tawny browns and intense reds are tamed to reveal a perfect balance between audacity and elegance.
PALETTE COLLECTOR WILD EDITION
This elegant palette, which features a gold leopard print, contains four eyeshadows – a dazzling black, an iridescent bronze, a shimmery gold and a silver highlighter -, a delicate pink blush, Rouge Volupté Sheer Candy pink and Rouge Pur Couture fuchsia.
COUTURE PALETTE WILD EDITION
This chic palette features 5 eyeshadows in natural, earthy shades with a brilliant finish.
ROCK SEQUINS COUTURE PALETTE
Available in No.1 Tuxedo, which features dark and white shades with matte and shin finishes.
MASCARA VOLUME EFFECT FAUX CILS
Available in No.1 Black.
Available in No.2 Dark Brown (deep brown), and No.3 Glazed Brown (shimmery brown).
WILD EDITION TOUCHE ÉCLAT
Available in No.1 Luminous Radiance, No.2 Luminous Ivory, and No.3 Luminous Peach.
ROUGE PUR COUTURE VERNIS A LEVRES COLLECTOR
Available in No.9 Rouge Laqué.
ROUGE PUR COUTURE VERNIS A LEVRES REBEL NUDES
No.113 Coral Reformer: coral
No.114 Wild Pink: fleshy pink
ROUGE VOLUPTE SHINE LIPSTICK
No.24 Violet Insurgent: deep purple
No.25 Red Indocile: red
No.26 Coral Intrepid: deep red
No.27 Pink in Jungle: rebellious pink
LA LAQUE COUTURE
No.28 Bronze Aztec: pure bronze
No.29 Doré Orfèvre: captivating gold
The collection is already available online at Sephora.
THE SKY LINER PETITE HIGHLINER COLLECTION ($45.00)
This set contains 7 petite highliner gel eyeliners: O(vert) (forest green), Brown(out) (bronze with shimmer), Th(ink) (deep navy), (Plum)age (vivid purple), Blacquer (black), Sunset (golden bronze shimmer), and Midnight in Paris (inky indigo blue).
BLACQUER AND BLEU EYE ESSENTIALS COLLECTION ($79.00)
This set features Blacquer (Magic Mar’cer Precision Pen Eyeliner), Blacquer (O!Mega Lash Volumizing Mascara), Th(ink) (Highliner Gel Eyeliner Crayon), and a Makeup Bag designed by Marc Jacobs.
STYLE EYE-CON No. 7 ($59.00)
This beautiful palette, called The Parisienne, is inspired by the City of Lights.
LA COQUETTE COLLECTION ($55.00)
The set contains anything you need to create a classic Parisienne look: Magic Marc’er liquid eyeliner in Blacquer, Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in Madame, Lust for Lacquer Sheer Lip Vinyl (Kissability) and a mirror in a pochette.
LOVEMARC COLLECTION LIP GEL SET ($350.00)
This stylishly sleek set features 12 shiny-black Lovemarc lipstick.
ENAMORED HI-SHINE NAIL LACQUER ($18.00)
Midnight in Paris: inky indigo blue
The collection is already available at marcjacobsbeauty.com.
Which one of these collections is your favourite?