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MAC goes for baroque

MAC's latest collection, Baroque Boudoir, features a pretty damask design "etched like the fine filigree of a French baroque settee" according to the website.  French baroque settee?!  Let's see if the pattern resembles French Baroque style at all.  

Lip gloss and lipstick:

Mac baroque

And the compact:

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French Baroque is most often associated with Louis XIV (1643-1714), who was responsible for the construction of Versailles.  Here's a pic from the King's bedroom in the famous palace - check out the wallpaper!

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And here's a sofa:

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While the design is nice and similar to actual French Baroque, I don't think it's quite MM-worthy so I'll be saving my pennies for the spring collections.  ;) 

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