Dior beauty unveils a couture make-up collection all dressed in Leopard print, discover who inspired such a bold statement and what this collection has to offer to the couture bride!
Mitzah Bricard was Christian Dior’s eccentric muse, so chic who dared to wear leopard print before anyone else in her time. The bold print decorates the new Mitzah make-up and La Collection Privée Christian Dior collection.
“Since its early days, this animal print graced the catwalks of Dior,” explains Peter Philips, Creative and Image Director for Dior Make-up. “For our latest makeup collection, the iconic leopard print dresses new and exiting compacts. A 10 colours eyeshadow palette, that is accompanied by 10 matching Rouge Dior lip shades.
You can also find a customized Forever cushion compact to match. Style, uniqueness and excitement all combined. Like Mitzah herself, a tribute to beauty. This avant-garde and inventive spirit, refined but creative, infuses these infinitely Dior collector’s fragrance and makeup.
As the modern muse of this makeup campaign, Anya Taylor-Joy updates this chic and playful way of standing out, while having fun with her femininity.
THE SIGNATURE DIOR LOOK EYE
From the first glance, the Diorshow 10 Couleurs palette distils the essence of the entire Dior spirit. It is an object of desire decorated with the House’s famous band and the ultra-glamorous leopard print. With this Mitzah limited edition, Peter Philips pays tribute to the creative sensibility of women by offering them a generous palette of 10 vibrant new shades with matte or satin finishes. The colours rise to a crescendo, from a natural rosewood to radiant pinks, and from an intense fuchsia to an assertive brick, to an almost tawny brown, unleashing creativity.
“This edition is designed like a lipstick collection for the eyes”, says Peter Philips. “The idea is to be able to create your look according to your mood, for either a natural result, intense eyes or a really sophisticated makeup look.”
In tune with the season, Diorshow Iconic Overcurl mascara unveils an ultra-couture brick red shade that gives lashes spectacular volume and curl thanks to its ultra-precise curved brush. This stunning shade elegantly enhances the eyes.
Lips dressed in the colours of Rouge Dior are the ultimate signature look for modern muses. For this Mitzah limited edition, the House’s star lipstick reveals “Dior” engraved on the iconic band around the bullet. Echoing the Diorshow 10 Couleurs Mitzah Edition palette, the exclusive shades created by Peter Philips capture the essence of Dior: Nude Touch, a sensual beige; Beige Taffeta, a sparkling champagne; Rose Feline, a caressing pink; Nude Fauve, a sensual taupe beige; Silky Coral, a luminous coral; Pink Leopard, an irresistible peony pink; Icone an intense rosewood; Pink Paw, a vibrant pink; Soft Burgundy, an elegant burgundy and Leopardess, an intense dark purple. And last but not least, the velvet red of the cult 999.
For the first time, leopard print decorates the quilted lid of the Dior Forever Cushion Powder loose powder. Produced in a limited series as part of this collection, the 820 Rose shade translucently enhances radiance.
The collection is available in Dior’s online boutiques.
This season, three iconic fragrances from La Collection Privée Christian Dior extend the Mitzah collection experience to the height of sophistication.
Oud Ispahan with its ambery soul has the magnetism of a wild animal, with its contrast between delicate rose and powerful Oud wood. Ambre Nuit, illustrates the clash of two extremes of animalic notes and a carnal Turkish rose. Gris Dior, one of the House’s iconic fragrance, stands out with its enigmatic floral signature and encapsulates a singular style. Three fragrances with assertive scents just like the collection with a daring motif. Dedicated to these fragrances, the refillable Travel Case is adorned with the “Christian Dior” band and leopard print. A travel-friendly, intimate and infinitely couture object fit for a muse.
The Mitzah leopard print also adorns the art of gifting boxes from La Collection Privée. A resolutely couture gift to be found in exclusive dedicated boutiques and on the dior.com website.
THE NEW MUSE
Anya Taylor-Joy and Mitzah Bricard. Two muses from two eras, with the same charismatic and singular chic that does not go unnoticed. Who better than Anya Taylor-Joy to embody this Mitzah collection and Dior femininity with her leopard print look? Captured by photographer Dan Jackson, her beauty reveals a lively and playful personality, in the Dior spirit that sets the tone for the Mitzah collection.
“Anya loves to wear makeup, she knows her face, she immediately knew which was the right lipstick for her lips, and she knows how to play with her eyes,” says Peter Philips. “She literally brings this campaign to life by being a modern Mitzah.”