xoVain Open Thread: What Dreams May Come

Man, that was a terrible movie, wasn't it? But forget about that, and just get in here!
Publish date:
March 14, 2014
Essie, open thread, nail polish

File under: Phrases that beauty writers overuse: "X thing is an X-lover's dream!" But for real, what you are looking at IS a nail polish lover’s DREAM: A HUGE rack of Essie bottles that contains pretty much every amazing color Essie has ever made. All of my old friends are in there: Wicked, Butler Please, Mint Candy Apple. Also, it weighs approximately 300 pounds, hence what I call my Heavy-Lifting Face. Basically, we will never run out of nail polish in this office ever again. Hooray!

So, what does YOUR beauty dream look like? A bathtub filled with Tom Ford Black Orchid? A room stocked with bottles of Bioderma Créaline? A truckload of mystery eye shadows from Amazon? Dream beautifully, my friends, about this and share anything else you’d like to share. (It went super well the first time, no?) And hey, dreaming is free.

PS: If you were ever wondering what it’s like to work here, this photo sums it up. We share a floor with the fine folks at MongoDB, and while we were shooting, this gentleman buzzed the tower before I could even say, “Negative, Ghost Rider. The pattern is full.