Our eBay Collections

Screen Shot 2014-11-25 at 14.12.03We love eBay – it’s the treasure trove of online shopping and many a great find in our wardrobes and homes came from there! Whether we’re sourcing vintage cocktail glasses, crates or an LBD, eBay is our first port of call. So imagine our excitement when we found out about the brand new Collections feature!

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Winter Lookbook: Penneys Picks

Penneys Red Penney's Red Scuba Prom Dress €16.00

Penney’s Red Scuba Prom Dress €16.00

So with town now all fairy lights and festivities, sunlight is a thing of the past and we’re well and truly in Aran jumper territory. I’m all for an investment handbag, decent boots and enjoy an overpriced pair of skinnies as much as the next person, Continue reading

Happy Birthday: Pink Elephant Blog turns 2!!

Pink Elephant Blog 2nd Birthday

This week we are celebrating our second birthday (whoop, whoop)!! It’s been such a fantastic two years filled with fun and fabulousness! The blog has grown and developed and even won an award…

We love that so many of you enjoy reading the Pink Elephant Blog and would like to thank each and every one of you for helping us build this little corner of the internet. The blog means the world to us and we hope that the next year will be just as amazing as the last two have been.

Thank you!

A & B.

Glowing Skin: Nimue Rejuvination Facial at Kameleon

Nimue Skincare Range

Nimue Skincare Range

As big a fan as I am of the idea of a facial, I’ve rarely gotten results worth raving about. Until I tried the Nimue Rejuvenation facial that is. I’ve funny skin, it’s sensitive enough and has reacted angrily to anything too abrasive in the past, so it’s with caution that I tried out this treatment in Kameleon salon. Continue reading

A Week in NYC

NYC Time Square

NYC Time Square

You know those You Tube video’s where a four year old is teased with a treasure trail of Disney themed gifts only to lead to an actual surprise trip to Disneyland where they rightly freak-out on being told? Well that was me a couple of weeks back, only my Disneyland was a surprise birthday trip to New York- pretty much my favourite city in the world. Continue reading

Winter Skin Saviours

Winter Skin SavioursI am not complaining – nothing worse than looking at all those Christmas decorations while it’s a balmy 15 degrees outside – but the weather has gone considerably colder in the last few days  so it is high time I got out my trusted winter skin saviours to battle my dry, irritated and chapped skin. Continue reading

NYX Butt Naked Palette

NYX Butt Naked PaletteWhether we like it or not (oh, we do like it!!) Christmas is coming closer and I usually start thinking about Christmas presents around this time for two reasons. One: I like to stay a head as much as I can and enjoy the last weeks of December at home, not in manic shopping centres. Two: there is Christmas stuff out everywhere and I panic that everything will be sold out if I leave it too long! This year NYX Cosmetics have a lovely range of limited edition pallets that would make fabulous Christmas gifts. Needless to say, we were very excited when we received the Butt Naked* palette to try! Continue reading

New in Nails: Chanel, Revlon & Micro Nail

New In Nails: Chanel, Revlon & Micro NailI’ve recently added to my nail collection (again!) and wanted to share some of my recent finds with you – there are some absolute treasures here! Usually, as soon as Autumn comes around, I tend to wear dark polishes, like grays, blacks and dark reds, but this year I wanted to include some brighter shades. Continue reading