Karl Lagerfeld collaborates with Shu Uemura for the Holiday 2012
Shu Uemura’s quest for innovation and beauty finds its ultimate expression in fusing with the creative spirit and sophisticated vision of artists.
Celebrating artist collaboration since 2004, Shu Uemura continues to substantiate the bond between art and beauty by working with some of today’s most important creators. In line with the founding principle of Shu Uemura ” art is a way of life”, these limited edition collaborations reflect both the shu uemura spirit and each artist’s sensitivity to culminate in a profound exploration of the “art of beauty”. Shu Uemura’s quest to constantly create something new and universally beautiful unites with the creative vision of artists to produce fascinating artistic synergy never found elsewhere.
For the Holiday 2012, Shu Uemura announces an exceptional collaboration with the legendary fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld. With his artful hands and revolutionary vision of Mr. Shu Uemura transformed the image of women through make-up, passionately elevating beauty into a true work of art. Karl Lagerfeld’s illustrious career as a master of fashion design and photography has presented a worldview so unique he has become one of the most influential creators of his time. Both have propelled their crafts into the future with their untiring quests for innovation and beauty.
In collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld the 2012 holiday collection is an exquisite collection with a surprisingly unique edge.
The mon shu girl story-
Sketched by Karl Lagerfeld’s own hand using Shu Uemura products, “mon shu uemura” means ‘my darling shu uemura’.
The entire collection is a touching homage to Shu Uemura with the color selection and package design entirely directed by Karl Lagerfeld who also photographed the visual campaign. The delightful “mon shu girl” collection is a celebration of Japanese pop and European chic.
An optimistic ode to beauty and fashion, this collection embodies contemporary cuteness born from Karl Lagerfeld’s personal brand of European finesse and shu uemura’s Tokyo flair-a festive and fun gift to you for the 2012 holiday!
Karl Lagerfeld for Shu Uemura Holiday Collection 2012- PRODUCTS
Eye and cheek palette
Chic colors, velvety smooth textures.
Create a mesmerizing beauty inspired by Karl Lagerfeld’ s fashion designs. Transform yourself with this mix of classic and modern colors with a luxurious mood. Limited edition colors and case, inspired by Karl Lagerfeld himself, features an inner mirror with a charming touch- mon shu girl’s shadow appears as a translucent silhouette. The ‘SUKL’ logo, and graphic red and black dots are embossed on eye shadow.
karl for shu smoky velvet palette
mon shu girl appears against a classic red background on the palette case setting the tone for this moody palette. The smoky shades include: silky smooth eye shadow in glitter black and deep khaki; pressed eye shadow accents in elegant light silver, mint green, glitter beige; dusty rose on cheek give an impression of sophistication.
silk smooth eye shadow I, 2
pressed eye shadow 3, 4, 5
glow on 6
karl for shu prestigious bordeaux palette
“mon shu girl” appears against a cool silver backdrop on the palette case of this gorgeous array of coordinated colors that revolves around rich bordeaux. Silky smooth eye shadow in glamorous glitter wine and deep brown; pressed eye shadows in pale purple, soft brown, and brick gold add sensual accents; coral rose for sparkling allure on cheeks.
silk smooth eye shadow I, 2
pressed eye shadow 3, 4, 5
glow on 6
Shine for the holidays with pure coloration from shu.
From iconic red to cute coquettish pale tones, tint your lips with rich moisture and long lasting comfort. A stylish black box outfits the lipstick package that features the cute mon shu girl character.
Karl Lagerfeld dares you to tint your nails with iconic colors and velvety smooth and shimmery textures, or go a step further and play with specially designed nail stickers.
shimmer in the night, or day, in this black enamel with a festive multi- shining micro silver flecks.
shu shu red
A modern twist on classic red that will add a vivid, cheerful, glamorous look to your fingertips so you can usher in the holidays the shu and Karl Lagerfeld way.
neutral shade that goes with any outfit and make fingers look long and
special nail stickers
Take your lucky charm “mon shu girl” with you. Customize your nail color with Karl Lagerfeld’s artwork, a nail sticker for each nail! Unwrapping presents will be so much more fun!
And maybe they will even bring you lucky powers!?
cleansing beauty oil premium A/O advanced
shu uemura’s best beloved cleansing oil formula gets a mon shu girl make-over and an upgraded formula.
The celebrated high performance cleansing oil still boasts its comfortable, rich texture and soothing natural fragrance. Now it features Green Tea Extract with Catechin, known for anti-oxidant properties, to protect skin. The new Ginko Leaf Extract and Natural Origin HPO system also empowers with free radical defenses.
Remove make-up and cleanse and condition skin with mon shu girl….
tsuya skin base youthful radiance mousse
TSUYA skin UV under base youthful radiance mousse
shu uemura’s latest TSUYA series UV under base gets dressed up for the holidays by Karl Lagerfeld. Switch the light on your skin with this ultra light mousse that is amped up with moisturizing properties. The innovative light textured mousse-to-cream formula creates luminescent veil, as if you just finished a skin care mask treatment. The gift of youthful radiant skin for the holiday season that will make you say oh la la!
false eyelashes and accessories
shu uemura’s iconic false eyelash go artistic and extravagant, introducing a series that features the red and black key colors from the collection that are also shu uemura’s iconic brand colors. Eyelashes to add a flutter of flamboyance to holiday parties and draw everyone’s attention.
Karl for shu premium eyelashes
Striking premium edition tailor-made false eyelashes decorated with small red crystals on black and white fabric are the perfect gift. Each exquisite hand-made pair takes hours to create.
karl for shu mini eyelashes
Mini natural false eyelashes that add a festive charm to eyes.
A mix of silver sequins and beautiful black hair with a red accent add a holiday spirit.
shu eyelash curl & karl
The renowned eyelash curler now features the magnifique KL touch!
A special edition eyelash curler with an adorable mon shu girl charm – a festive red pad that ensures placement with the lash roots. An upward looking eyelash propels your happiness upward! Take this lovely charm along in your favorite bag to bring you good luck everywhere you go.
mon shu mini brush set
Compact size silver brush case that features the SUKL logo and mon shu girl illustration. The smart black interior with graphic accents includes a multi use pocket and 4 silver handle brushes- one goat hair cheek brush, two eye shadow brushes in nylon and sable, one lip/eyeliner brush-all made in Japan.
premium mini make-up box
karl for shu shu baby
shu uemura’s professional make-up box, hand crafted one by one by artisans, dress-up with a premium silver color and the cute mon shu girl. With mon shu girl on your side, your wishes may even last for long!
©2012 The Los Angeles Fashion