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Shu Uemura’s Shupette collection on sale in November

Shu Uemura set the bar high when it announced it would devote its holiday makeup collection to Choupette, the most famous cat in the fashion world. Called Shupette, the much anticipated makeup collection inspired by Karl Lagerfeld’s cat doesn’t go on sale until November but is already the talk of the beauty blogosphere.

Shu Uemura drew inspiration from Karl Lagerfeld's cat Choupette for its (...)

Shu Uemura drew inspiration from Karl Lagerfeld’s cat Choupette for its Holiday makeup collection. © Shu Uemura

Between the eyeshadow in "Shupette Blue," the furry white pouch covering the lip and eye palette and the tiny paw prints on the eyeliner, every detail of the collection is a tribute to Lagerfeld’s feline friend. In fact, an illustration of Choupette appears on the packaging of every item.

Beyond the whimsical concept, makeup fans are bound to appreciate the quality of the products, such as the lip colour trios with Shu Uemura’s Lumicolor Matrix Technology designed for more intense colour and shine. Fans of the brand’s Ultime8 sublime beauty cleansing oil, made with eight natural oils, will even find a special edition adorned with the chic kitty’s face.

Choupette is the star of the Shupette collection by Shu Uemura and Karl (...)

Choupette is the star of the Shupette collection by Shu Uemura and Karl Lagerfeld. © Shu Uemura

The collection also includes a set of dramatic false eyelashes, complete with feathers and crystals, as well as two eyeshadow trios, two blushes, three glitter pots, two nail polishes, a face powder, a primer, an eyelash curler, a set of four brushes and a vanity case.

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