Laura Mercier Art Deco Holiday 2012 Collection Launch @ Prive

Rich shades of gold, red, and black dominates Laura Mercier’s Holiday 2012 makeup collection which was launched last Wednesday at  Prive  Bonifacio Global City in Taguig.

As a fine art painter Laura Mercier was inspired by the decorative architecture, style and mood of the Art Deco period in Paris in the mid-1920’s where paintings of artist Tamara de Lempicka was very prominent. For the Holiday 2012 makeup collection Laura created rich makeup shades of gold, red and black to beautifully contrast each other and add sharp definition that is geometrical, powerful and beautifully ornamental.

laura mercier holiday 2012
Jeffrey Tasker, Global Makeup Artist for Laura showed us the looks that he created using the new collection.

Jeffrey Tasker Laura Mercier Global Makeup Artist

Laura Mercier event at Prive
The Look. Golds and bronzes are paired with high-shine reds and deep blacks to make this eye-catching colour collection stand out. Eyes are sharply designed and defined —lined in black, with gilded shimmering eye colours as a beautiful golden background. Lips wear super-shiny red lacquer—boldly painted on to make a stunning statement. The face is contoured, sculpted, and a true work of art. Nails are painted in rich shades of red and noir.

Laura Mercier event at Prive
I’ve attended a lot of events in the past but this one is for the books.

The setup in Prive was so Moulin Rouge!

Margarita Lychee




Themed events is something I love and I have been longing for a 1920’s event for awhile now! Thanks Laura Mercier for hosting such an awesome event. Look how we enjoyed our travel back in time!

The collection looks really nice, in fact I can’t help but swatch the lippies while it was displayed in the dance floor!

Laura Mercier  Holiday 2012 Collection Lipstick swatches
I can’t wait to try all the other makeup from the collection!

My Laura Mercier Holiday 2012 makeup loot

Clockwise (minus the ostrich feathers): pressed foundation, lipstick, mascara and blender brush
How about you, which among Laura Mercier makeup items you like best? How did you find this event I posted btw?

Laura Mercier is available in Rustan’s Makati, Rustan’s Alabang Town Center, Rustan’s Shangri-La, Rustan’s Robinson’s Place, Rustan’s Gateway and Rustan’s Ayala Center Cebu

Stay gorgeous everyone!

Group shots grabbed from Ana Gonzalez The Fashion Commuter

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