Mazarine Pascalie Design imagined an exceptional object to express the audacity of a cult brand.
"I grabbed some nail polish, I painted the sole, it became red. This revelatory moment gave birth to the Louboutin legend."
— Christian Louboutin.
Nail polish may have inspired Christian Louboutin's iconic red sole, but we drew inspiration from his high heel silhouette to create the shape of the brand’s nail polish bottle.
A team of 30 experts, with a singular creative approach, collaborates with brands to evolve their visual identity and create innovative designs for their products and packaging. Thanks to our expertise in design volume, materials and industrial constraints, we explore the latest innovations while following ecodesign principles.
Beforehand, the agency also contributes to strategic thinking and defining the brand platform as well as product naming. Whether in the ultra luxury, premium or mass market, our knowledge of each and their trends means we can help all brands, be they leading or niche.
Mazarine Pascalie Design created the makeup collection’s monogram and designed the product collection.
Expressing the Shu Uemura spirit: the luxury of purity, modern and artistic. Inspired by the traditional Japanese seal 印鑑, which represents the founder's first name in kanji, meaning "excellence".
Alongside Shu Uemura, we designed make-up products with pureness, very geometric shapes, playing on intense matte or glossy blacks. We also created the monogram 秀 "shu" to become the brand's emblem.
A meeting with the irresistible French actress Adèle Exarchopoulos, currently starring in the film Un métier sérieux and soon in the Netflix comedy Voleuses.
Also featured: an interview with Daniel Lee, the talented British designer recently appointed head of Burberry; Sevdaliza, a magnetic singer with a thousand metamorphoses; supermodel Malgosia Bela, the focus of a book featuring the most iconic images of her career; Paul Kircher, the new revelation of French cinema in the film Le Règne animal; a zoom on American artist Mike Kelley, exhibited at the Bourse de commerce this autumn; and fashion series by Jean-Baptiste Mondino, Matthias Vriens, Damien Krisl, Hördur Ingason, BJARNE x TAKATA, Yulia Gorbachenko and Julien Vallon.