Bright Colors Are Blooming with the Dolce & Gabbana Blossom Smooth Eye Colour Duo

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The iridescent purple and shimmery reddish copper of the Dolce & Gabbana Smooth Eye Colour Duo in Blossom are so bright that they should have come with shades! Expensive ones ($36 for two shadows, oy vey!).


dolce gabbana blossom smooth eye colour duo swatches review photos

One of 10 powder eyeshadow duos in the company’s permanent line, Blossom lights up lids like a double rainbow all the way across the sky.

I used to love this show

These brights pack pigment worthy of a capital WHOA! But they aren’t just vivid; they manage to look soft at the same time.

With a good base (today I used Urban Decay Eden), Blossom also appears to stand the test of time. Almost 7 hours so far and the colors are still going strong. πŸ™‚

dolce gabbana blossom smooth eye colour duo swatches review photos


dolce gabbana blossom smooth eye colour duo swatches review photos

dolce gabbana blossom smooth eye colour duo swatches review photos

Now, if we start a write-in campaign and get Dolce & Gabbana to put these on sale every once in a while, we’ll be set! Available at Saks Fifth Avenue stores and online at Makeup and Beauty Blog Rating: A

You might like the Dolce & Gabbana Smooth Eye Colour Duo in Blossom if…

  • You deserve a double rainbow (all the way across the sky!)
  • You love bright eye makeup
  • You want a long-lasting eyeshadow that’s also easy to blend

Your friendly neighborhood beauty addict,



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  1. Alex says:

    Did you know that Blossom was on an episode of “What Not To Wear”?
    .-= Alex’s last blog post… How Awesome Would it be to Make a =-.

  2. Maggie says:

    Oh my goodness, those colors are HAWT.
    .-= Maggie’s last blog post… EOTD- Electric Blue Bottom Liner =-.

  3. Nina says:

    Everyone deserves a rainbow, dontcha think? πŸ˜€

    Love the look and of course, love the shadow. That pink is calling my name out …

    Oh and I finally got a tube of UDPP Eden — may I just say thank you for the reco — I LOVE IT! πŸ™‚

  4. you have the perfect skin tone for those eyeshadow colours. if i used the reddish copper shade, i’d look like i had an allergic reaction. :p
    .-= dani@callitbeauty’s last blog post… Boots Original Beauty Formula Cleansing Milk – Review =-.

    • Karen says:

      Hi Dani,

      I’m that way with certain reddish purples. When I wear them I look like I’ve been crying. I guess everyone has those certain colors, ya know?

  5. Tiffany says:

    Dayum girl that’s bright!

    Speaking of udpp, I used it today when I copied your benefit look. Did my makeup about 12 hours ago and it’s still going strong after working and then standing outside for 2.5 hours in 95 degree heat after someone hit my car πŸ™

  6. Martha Gellhorn says:

    Wow, love those vivid eye colors! I also love your bright pink lip color in this look — may I ask what you’re wearing?

  7. Amy says:

    you look so good in these colors!

    I, on the other hand, would look like an albino rabbit.

  8. Amber says:

    Hot diggity, those are bright. I could do the purple, but I am not brave enough for that pink, not even on the weekend!
    .-= Amber’s last blog post… Herman =-.

  9. noemii says:

    Day-um missy them colors are gorgeeeeeous . And i thought UD’s Fishnet was pretty bright .. Loves it ! I love how vivid these colors look against your darker skin tone . Tis lovely πŸ™‚

  10. Karen B says:

    holey moley, that is one bright and pigmented eyeshadow duo. Very nice!
    .-= Karen B’s last blog post… I Heart Blogs! =-.

  11. bisbee says:

    Love the lips on you…but the eye shadow? Nope…but I wouldn’t like that on anyone. Please go back to the pretty eye looks you’ve been showing us lately!

    • Karen says:

      Hi Bisbee,

      I realize the look might not be for everyone, but I like to throw in things for the people who love their brights every once in a while.

      Have a great Friday!

  12. That is super bright and gorgeous – I’m in love with the purple! You pull it off so well!
    .-= Rachel Taninecz’s last blog post… A Diva is a female version of a Hustler =-.

  13. amy says:

    The lilac colour is lovely, it reminds me of MAC’s Lotusland.
    .-= amy’s last blog post… Summer of Love with The Body Shop Love ETC eau de Parfume =-.

  14. lo says:

    LOVEEEEE. Oh man… those colors are hot on you! The swatch on the left reminds me of UD Fishnet. That color on the right would make me look like one of those albino bunnies!

  15. Iram says:

    Oh my god you look so pretty with this look πŸ™‚ !

  16. Pinch says:

    Great to see you wearing brights again! This is gorgeous πŸ™‚
    .-= Pinch’s last blog post… Urban Decay Polyester Bride &amp Oil Slick =-.

  17. Phyrra says:

    That purple is awesome! Is that shade similar to MAC Stars n’ Rockets?
    .-= Phyrra’s last blog post… Flirty Lashes =-.

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