First you'll notice that she's got a shade that's a cross between a gray and a navy blue on her top lids and along the bottom as liner—that's the base of her smoky eye. But then the twist is that there's also a hint of purple just underneath the gray on her bottom lids.
Now, she could have dusted a darker purple in the creases for shading, but then she risked looking like she had a black eye. So instead, there's a brown blended there.
You into this? If so, here are a few color suggestions to get you on your way:
Now feel free to tell me if you think I overreacted with the headline. (I can't help it. I love a smoky eye.) Or just chat about what colors you'd use here.