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Prince, his favourite colour, signature liner, and beloved hits are being additional memorialized in make-up kind.
The late artist’s property has teamed up with City Decay, purveyor of cult-favorite palettes and legendary liners, to create a limited-edition capsule assortment honoring the icon and his ethos of unapologetically proudly owning your look.
The seven-piece assortment contains two eye-shadow palettes — daring neutrals and shimmery metallics within the “U Received the Look” palette, and the purple-and-blue-hued “Let’s Go Loopy” palette — two creamy kajal eyeliners impressed by Prince’s signature eye look, a liquid highlighter, a multitasking make-up brush, and a water-proof translucent powder. Shades pay homage to tune titles (attempt tight-lining with “When Doves Cry”), and every product is branded with Prince’s iconic “Love” image.
The Prince x City Decay capsule assortment.
Photograph: Courtesy of City Decay
Each the gathering and its accompanying marketing campaign had been designed in shut collaboration with key members of Prince’s creative camp, together with artistic director Trevor Man, photographer-director Randee St. Nicholas, and model-dancer Damaris Lewis, Prince’s muse and pal who can also be serving because the face of the capsule assortment.
“We couldn’t probably imitate somebody as legendary as Prince, and to match him to a palette would diminish who he was,” City Decay co-founder Wende Zomnir mentioned in a press release. “It’s simple to say why this assortment is smart on the floor — his make-up seems and our shared love of purple — however we did our greatest to embody his vitality on a deeper degree. We discovered his ethos of not asking permission to be who he was and proudly owning it so boldly aligned with our values of breaking the mildew and championing all types of magnificence.”
The Prince x City Decay capsule will probably be accessible for preorder on Could 21, a particular collector’s vault containing all seven merchandise will launch on Could 27 on UrbanDecay.com, and particular person merchandise from the gathering will probably be accessible at on-line retailers on June 6.