Eye Adore: Dior 3 Couleurs Smoky

I thought that I’d end up passing these little beauties by, because they didn’t look like much in pictures. But when I saw the new Dior 3 Couleurs Smoky Palettes, I soon changed my mind. Each palette consists of a base color, a ‘smoky’ color, and a high shine ‘couture’ color.

The palette in ‘Smoky Khaki’ came home with me:

The top of this little genius compact slides back, and the top pops open to reveal the colors. Took me a minute to figure it out, I nearly dropped it trying to pop the top in traditional fashion. Fortunately for me, I have a bit of a learning curve…

The colors don’t look like much in the pan. But I’ll have you know that the base is a solid swatch of golden green, the ‘soft smoky’ is a dark khaki color, and the ‘couture smoky’ is a shimmering khaki wonder. Of all the color selections, this (and the black, which reminded me a lot of Chanel’s Mirifique) was my favorite.

With flash, the colors look a bit more ‘taupe’ on my skin. But if you remove the flash (at least in my pictures), the green really comes through:

Out of focus… SMH. But you get the general idea. 

You can get this lovely palette, and any of the others at www.bloomingdales.com



  1. shontay07108 says:

    This is gorgeous and it's got my name written all over it. Thanks for the pics. I would've passed it up otherwise.

  2. Shontay they are totally worth taking a look at in person. I would have passed on them too, had I not seen them in person. Each palette has its own personality. The green was the most flattering on me… especially the shimmer. It is simply divine.

  3. I definitely like this palette. I'm going to take a closer look at the other colors, but this is definitely the best of the bunch.

  4. do they have a green tint to them? or is it just me? 😮 x

  5. This palette definitely has a green tint to it. Under the flash, it looks more bronze, but it is definitely green.

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