As far as visuals go, the images for Dolce & Gabbana’s new Spring/Summer 12 collection are striking!  I love the interpretation on a floral theme, it works beautifully with the soft pastels in the new Bouquet collection which features young actress, Felicity Jones.

With my high contrast colouring, I struggle not to look a bit sickly with pastels but the nude eyeliner (Shimmer) looks very nice, as do the polishes.  Talking about the new collection, makeup high priestess (otherwise known as Dolce & Gabbana Make Up creative advisor) Pat McGrath said, “There’s something really uplifting about these colours.  They make you feel as if you’re on holiday”.  Which other than stating the obvious a little bit just makes me want a holiday to Southern Italy.  And a dress like Felicity Jones’.  Are you rocking the Spring pastel trends right now?

Dolce & Gabbana Spring/Summer 2012 Bouquet Collection is available to buy instore and online at Harrods.com


2 Responses to “The importance of eye candy: Dolce & Gabbana Spring/Summer 2012 Bouquet Collection”

  1. lauren_alice says:

    Those nail polishes look gorgeous! And nowhere near as expensive as I thought. Ok, £18 is still a lot but I was expecting about £25.

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  2. I’m off to Tuscany over Easter – it’s going to be pastels at 40 paces. Love the new D&G collection. Looks amazing. I need that yellow polish!

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