Wednesday, January 11, 2012

The Elephant in the Room

Last year, I proclaimed my love for all things elephant.  Today, I am back with some brand new pieces that make my heart go pitter-patter.  I am really crushing on the earrings (but not so much the price).  Also, can we please discuss that Marc Jacobs clutch?  I am not going to say,"I die," here (although I kind of do).  

What are your favorite pieces?  Are you a fan of elephants?  Are you drawn to decorate with or wear any particular animal?


Elephants


Free People indian dress
$228 - freepeople.com

Graphic t shirt
$20 - urbanoutfitters.com

Urban outfitter
$12 - urbanoutfitters.com

Antique handbag
$995 - marcjacobs.com

Cara pave ring
$48 - bloomingdales.com

Earrings
$188 - anthropologie.com

Trina Turk longs jewelry
$150 - maxandchloe.com

Sterling silver jewelry
$125 - maxandchloe.com

Scarve
$88 - anthropologie.com

Grey hat
$20 - target.com

Elephant Pillow
houzz.com

Eve Chang Elephant Bookend
$40 - momastore.org

35 comments:

Adele said...

Adore the cushion Erin. You should go on safari to Tsavo East, we saw so many elephants there, it was like seeing cows in a field there were that many xoxo
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colleen said...

i am an elephant fan. i got dumbo in stuffed animal form and i've never looked back. also, when i got older i learned more about them and they are the coolest animals. love all your picks but that clutch really is something else.

Erika said...

I NEED that Cara Pave Ring - gorg! :)

Jax said...

I actually really like pigs. I live in an apartment filled with piggy banks and fancy lenox pig figurines.

I really do like the African motif these elephants bring. Love the elephant bangle. Super cute!

Emmy said...

That Free People dress looks rad! I love elephants too:) In Feng Shui, they're protectors of the house.

Portuguese Prepster said...

I love Elephants!! especially pink ones!

Mal said...

It's all so cute! I love that scarf

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Stephanie said...

Before reading this, I wouldn't have thought of elephants as something I would decorate with. But seeing all these adorable little items makes me totally love them! Those bookends are by far my fave.

Carly said...

I am crushing on that elephant charm bracelet..I would rock that ALL the time this Spring.
Thanks for sharing your elephant obsession.
C

rooth said...

The bookend is so sweet. My friends are having a baby boy and their theme for the nursery is elephants!

Tina Lane said...

I grew up with an Asian mommmy, so we love elephants with their trunks up. They are good luck.

Sizzle and Zoom said...

I like bees like you like elephants. I would love a bee ring.
I don't have any bees in my collection just the photos I've taken of them.

alicia said...

I love elephants! bring you luck. ;)

shopgirl said...

Very cute!! I don't have a thing for animals but for certain colours. Right now it's various shades of blue.

Lorena said...

I dont collect anything special - well i use to but it was stuff related to the Panama Canal.
MY MIL use to collect elephants, she had jewlery, shelves and tables full of all type of elephantic knick knacks. It got to a point that everyonealways got her an elephant something for birthdays, Christmas and any other celebration and even though she no longer wanted them they just kept coming...
I like the book ends and find elephants beautiful creatures :)

Grace said...

"I proclaimed my love for all things elephant" haha first of all that made me laugh. Me a fan of elephants? Actually no. But to see all these elephant-esque shots make me want to reconsider...too cute!

xo
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koralee said...

I adore these sweet elephant treasures...that hat makes me laugh. Thanks for sharing. xoxo HUGS

honey my heart said...

the clutch is amazing! also really like the ring and bookends. elephants are so cute.

beancakes said...

ooh erin ~ i love that marc jacobs antique clutch!! so cute!!
xoxo, kristina
p.s. hope you're having a great week!!

Anna @ SMS_Style said...

What a cool name for a blog! Thank you for visiting mine - love all the Anthropologie stuff. We have one in London now, much more expensive than it is in the US but I love it! xxx

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Francesca R said...

That mac jacobs clutch is fabulous! I love it!

Summer-Raye said...

love all the elephant stuff.

Heather said...

That elephant hat is too cute!

XO
www.pearlsandpaws.blogspot.com

little t said...

I got all like that about elephants after I came back from Sri Lanka. They are the most beautiful animals! I like the cushion.

Vanisha @ Vanisha's Life In...Australia said...

Oh Erin...I'm trying to save! I spent ages looking for a rose quartz elephant necklace, and finally found one and love it! But that clutch is amazing, my closet wouldn't mind making room for that one!

Keep the Secret said...

I think all of them are really cute! i do not know wich one choose!!

Thanks for your message!

i hope to see you soon

xoxo

fluff and fripperies said...

Hey Erin! Thanks for stopping by Fluff and Fripperies. Love your blog - so much that I'm now following xo

Emma
http://www.fluffandfripperies.com/

prettymeggy said...

they're all cute!!!
xoxo, Haus of Gala

Teresa said...

i love elephants! they bring good luck (that's what some people says) i used to collect room decorations from dolphins, but recently i'm more into owls<3

kisses,
teresa
www.trend-ish.com

Paislea Elyse said...

cuuuuuuuuuute! i love elephants! they're so cute!!! speaking of elephants you should definitely check out this clip! i promise it will make you laugh!! a tiny bit! it's sad, but funny.

allister bee blog

Alena: Oh, It's Just Perfect! said...

You found so many adorable options!! I am also madly in love with all things elephant.

Elisa @ Globetrotting in Heels said...

I love this! That elephant bracelet is especially adorable.
I'd love to link to this post in my Loving it! post, if that's ok.

young dumb love said...

i am totally an elephant fanatic. i love this post!
-london camille

Kristen said...

I totally have a thing for elephants too!!! I have a great bright green elephant lamp from Cost Plus World Market.

oomph. said...

i love the gold bracelet with the elephants on the end! at one point i had a thing for snake/serpent/dragon jewelry.

thanks so much for the comment!
[oomph.]

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