Dior Diorific Jewel Manicure Duo Golden Winter Holiday 2013
Hi there! Hope you are well on this weirdly warm first day of Winter! I have the last of my Dior Golden Winter Holiday 2013 collection to show you today. You can see my previous posts here and here. Both include nail art looks. I love how Dior is joining the love affair that is nail art. Though the beaded or caviar look is not new, this is the first time Dior is producing a kit with beads, called Diorific Jewel Manicure Duo. It includes a stunning gold shade 312 (I couldn't find a name) and crystal pearls.
Underneath the black velvet is a clear plastic tray. It's quite easy to understand the instructions (card included) and apply the beads to a wet nails over the tray. The tray collects the excess beads, pour into the funnel and funnel them back into the bottle.
I am one of those beauty lovers who falls hard for presentation and packaging. Yes. I love this.
I wanted to include this photo (previously posted) to show the gorgeousness of this gold. In two coats it completely covered the deep shade of Minuit.
A look at the gold on its own with one nail "jeweled". I was curious how the crystal pearls would look over the nail art vs over the gold alone.
Honestly, I like both looks, but especially over the gold alone. It's hard to see in the photos, but the gold underneath gives a glow from within to the pearls that feels rich, hope you understand what I mean.
This is definitely not an everyday look, but would work for a special day, a party without fail. And it's not at all hard to do.
What do you think? Are you a fan of this look? Do you like a 3D/textured nail?
These are available now on counter and Dior.com. Each Diorific retails for $26 and the Jewel Manicure Duo is $39.
All the best, Victoria
What an amazing manicure! Must have taken a while to place all those little beads too.ReplyDelete
Thanks Lisa! Actually, it's really easy, and not time consuming. You just pour the beads over a freshly painted nail and they stick to it :DReplyDelete
Holy cow this is STUNNING on you!!!!!ReplyDelete
What a fantastic idea to make them "crystal" and let the colour underneath shine through! I can see what you mean about the gold too--it looks radiant!ReplyDelete
This looks great on you!ReplyDelete
OMGG! so glamorous !!!ReplyDelete
i still dig the caviar trend. i like it more as an accent nail myself but i'm LOVING the clear beads! i was wondering how it would look over nail art and it's awesome!!ReplyDelete
I never liked the caviar trend and I still don't, sowwy :-( You did do this mani really neatly though, so kudos for that!ReplyDelete
You know, it was 70* here for the 1st day of Winter here, as well! This is absolutely gorgeous! <3ReplyDelete
I don´t particularly like the mani with the caviar, but love the combination witout it!ReplyDelete
You are so creative! Caviar nails aren't really usually appealing to me, but this actually looks niceReplyDelete
Great set, this would make a nice gift. The caviar beads work as an accent nail.ReplyDelete
Excellent! It's perfect :-)ReplyDelete
I love it with the pearls!ReplyDelete
It's really cute and I love the nails! I'm not a fan of the caviar beads, I couldn't get into it, I would totally wear them though if I had this mani!ReplyDelete
These clear beads are fabulous, they give the new dimension to this manicure! :-)ReplyDelete