Dior, Summer Mix, 2012, swatches, 178 Cosmo, 158 Calypso, 118 Acapulco, 198 Lagoon, 542 Orange Pareo, 854 Rouge Croisiere, 664 Rose Bikini, lipgloss, nail polish, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior has a little "interstitial" collection out right now: Summer Mix. It's a happy, bright, juicy, glossy, jelly    >>

Dior, summer 2012, Croisette, swatches, Addict Lipstick, 354, Palace, 414, Casual Gold, 544, Jet Set, Ultra Gloss, 432 Brown Panema, 542, Orange Pareo, Diorshow Waterproof Liner, 258, Turquoise, 401, Saint Tropez, 231, Bikini, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior's summer collection is called Croisette (little cross) — named, I think for the Promenade de la Croisette,    >>

Dior, Addict Extreme, lipstick, swatches, 316 Incognito, 339 Silhouette, 356 Cherie Bow, 667 Avenue, 476 Plaza, 639 Riviera, 536 Lucky, 756 Fireworks, 789 Bellissima, 866 Paparazzi, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Just when Dior had wrestled their lipstick offering down to a manageable set of formulas (Rouge Dior, Dior    >>

Dior, spring 2012, swatches, eyeshadow quints, 441 Garden Pastels, 841 Garden Roses, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior's idea of spring 2012 is a garden party (what a delightful idea). The color palette makes me    >>

Dior, holiday 2011, eye quad, lip quad, swatches, Backstage Beauty, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

We previously looked at Dior's "regular" holiday items, but holiday palettes are also a tradition for the brand.    >>

Dior, holiday 2011, swatches, Couture Golds, Belle de Nuit, Nocturne, Versailles, Or Etoile, Rouge Dior, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior's holiday collection is delightfully well edited — by which I mean both that it's not overwhelmingly complicated,    >>

Dior, smoky eyeshadow trios, swatches, 091 Smoky Black, 781 Smoky Brown, 571 Smoky Nude, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior just released six permanent eyeshadow trios, and they are both practical and fabulous. Each compact slides open    >>

Dior, Mitzah, swatches, quint, eyeshadow, Camel, Ebony, mascara, nail polish, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Last week Disneytwinmom gave me the opportunity to publish her excellent review and guest swatches of Dior's Mitzah    >>

Dior, Mitzah, eyeshadow quint

Tremendous thanks to guest swatcher Disneytwinmom, who offered to swatch her own Mitzah eyeshadow quint for us. Dior's    >>

Dior, 607 Blue Denim, Nordstrom Anniversary, swatches, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

In browsing Nordstrom's various anniversary sale cosmetics offerings, you may have noticed Dior's palette and nail polish. 607    >>

Dior, Blue Tie, fall 2011, swatches, Smoking Blue, 219 Safari Beige, 908 Tuxedo, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior's fall collection should be arriving on counters any day now (Nordstrom might have set it out a    >>

Dior, nail polish, swatches, 253 Dauphine Pink, 483 Pink Kimono, 545 Psychedelic Orange, 999 Red Royalty, 671 Graphic Berry, 804 Perfecto, 853 Masai Red, 886 New World Purple, 906 Purple Revolution, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

This post took an unusual amount of detective work. Dior has a new display unit on counters, containing    >>

Dior, Aloha, swatches

I haven't yet made it over to Saks to check out Dior's summer nail polishes, Aloha and Paradise    >>

Dior, summer, 2011, Electric Tropics, swatches, quints, 754 Rosy Tan, 534 Rosy Nude, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Seasonal collections always release a few months ahead of time — so you can have the right colors    >>

Dior, Serum de Rouge, swatches, 470 Pearly Pink, 510 Nude, 560 Radiant Pink, 640 Soft Pink, 650 Peach, 660 Garnet, 670 Pink Diva, 710 Beige, 730 Coral, 760 Raspberry, 840 Crimson, 850 Red, 860 Violet, 870 Ruby, 880 Plum, 910 Mocha, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

With all the sheer lipsticks coming out right now, I thought we might take a look at a    >>