Givenchy Spring-Summer 2009 Must-Haves

March 24, 2009

This time I decided to start a new sec­tion about make-up. As you know every sea­son famous labels launch not only cloth­ing, but hit a make-up trends. Usu­ally, there are sev­eral new sea­sonal must-haves to express your beauty! Cre­ative direc­tor invites a model to show the make-up trends. Then in early spring they launch a cam­paign, and you and me go shop­ping to make our­selves happy :)

This post is about Givenchy spring make-up col­lec­tion. Cre­ative direc­tor Nico­las Degennes was inspired by India flavour.

Givenchy Spring-Summer 2009 make-up collection

“I have been, some­times with­out real­iz­ing it, inspired by his­tor­i­cal, tra­di­tional India. A mys­te­ri­ous, mag­i­cal, dis­qui­et­ing India. The India of sym­bols and thou­sands of gods, where even cows and ele­phants are made up and ‘bejew­elled’. The India of fairy tales, of Mahara­jas and espe­cially Maha­ra­nis, wrapped up in their silk saris and cov­ered in pre­cious jewels.” — Nicolas said.

He con­tin­ued — “Based on truly tan­gi­ble val­ues: earth, water and light. Nat­u­rally, once you get over the daz­zle, you always come back to the heart and soul.”

Well, let’s have a look at this:

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