For those who observe me on Instagram — and actually, why would not you? — you recognize that I spend method an excessive amount of time making my canine, Rufus, pose with most of the magnificence merchandise despatched to me for editorial consideration. Whereas he is more than pleased to play mannequin, I am positive he’d be even happier if the sweetness merchandise have been truly treats or toys. And now, because of the best collaboration within the historical past of commerce, Glossier and Bark are making Rufus’s (learn: my) goals come true.
For those who’re a BarkBox subscriber, you already know that Bark canine toys are amongst a number of the most absurdly lovely out there. And in the event you’re a make-up and skin-care lover, you recognize that Glossier has develop into one probably the most influential and coveted magnificence manufacturers on the planet in simply 5 brief years. They might not appear to be an apparent pairing, however in the event you’re something like me — somebody who loves only a few issues greater than magnificence and canine — I am unable to consider a extra pleasant collaboration. And when you see the toys within the Glossier x Bark assortment, I believe you may agree.
Bark has designed two plush toys to look similar to two of Glossier’s best-selling merchandise, Balm Dotcom and Boy Forehead. However wait, you guys — they’re calling the toys Balm Dogcom (modeled above, left, by Houdini) and Toy Forehead (modeled above, proper, by Frank), as a result of they clearly know I am a sucker for dorky wordplay. And if the names weren’t cute sufficient, Toy Forehead truly separates into two items — a tube and a wand — similar to the precise product.