Get the 'New Vintage' Look: Chanel Haute Couture A/W12

 

Lindsey Wixon in the finale dress for Chanel's Haute Couture Autumn-Winter 2012 collection

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"New vintage" was Karl Lagerfeld's coinage for Fall's look du jour at his haute couture presentation. Here's the war-paint you need to get this very wearable, feminine look. First, have a look at the stunning pieces - and faces - that walked down the runway:

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The backstage make-up suite at the haute couture A/W12 show

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Prep your skin with Chanel's Hydra Beauty Serum, then add a touch of luminosity with the Eclatumiere highlighter on your browbone and cheeks. Conceal imperfections with the Correcteur Perfection, and set with a dusting of Poudre Universelle Libre.

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To get the muted, romantic eyes seen above, use Chanel's latest palette for Fall, the Ombre Essentielle (95 Furtif). Play up your lashes with the Stylo Yeux Waterproof mascara in a dark, dramatic shade: try 88 Noir Intense from the Fall 2012 collection. Line your eyes with Le Crayon Khol 69 Clair.

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The nails are a pretty pink shade courtesy of Chanel's Le Vernis in 535 May, accented at the tips with Le Vernis Silver, a Spring 2007 limited edition color.

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Finally, get a lovely English flush with the Joues Contraste Rose Initial blush, and add a a natural tint to your lips with the Rouge Allure in 88 Evanescente. 

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