In collaboration with OPI tennis star Serena Williams and rock star Katy Perry will release nail polishes they created. Teen Vogue Editor Eva Chen broke the story on Twitter after meeting with OPI’s Suzi
Weiss-Fischmann.Serena Williams Grand Slam Collection and the Katy Perry collection offer robust lacquer color and vivid designs. Partnering with a nail polish giant was a natural progression for the tennis champ and the rock star.
The OPI Grand Slam Collection with Serena Williams colors will release in sets of two throughout the year, timed with her tennis tournaments. The shades in the Glam Slam Collection will be introduced to coinciding with each of the four major tournaments. Launches begun with the Australian Open in January 2011, followed by French Open in May 2011, in June 2011 for Wimbledon and the grand finally in August 2011 for the US Open.The Wimbledon collection will be unveiled this June. This launch will consist of:
Your Royal Shine-ness - a metallic silver shade paired up with ‘Servin Up Sparkle
Grape…Set…Match - a metallic purple shade again paired up with ‘Servin Up Sparkle’s
Spark de Triomphe - a Silver Glitter, paired with White Shatter
Rally Pretty Pink - a shimmering Sunset-Pink, paired with Red Shatter.
The OPI Katy Perry Collection was launched in January as well. Katy Perry is a celebrity nail icon thanks to her eye catching nail designs on and off the red carpet. Katy Perry combined her love of music and nails to craft a new line of lacquers with OPI. The line was inspired by Katy’s cutting edge style and her latest album, Teenage Dream. The polishes are all named after songs from her Teenage Dreams album: Teenage Dream, Not Like the Movies, Last Friday Night , and The One That Got Away . The Katy Perry Collection by OPI will include four glamorous shades that will be paired with Black shatter. Teenage Dream - a dreamy pink glitter,
Not Like the Movies- a sultry silver,
Last Friday Night- a fierce glittery blue
The One That Got Away- an amazing deep berry. Black Shatter- a revolutionary topcoat that creates a cracked/leopard pattern when applied over dried nail lacquer.
All of the shades in this line up are a platinum hit or grand slam!!