#GetYourFrockOn for Simon Community!

#GetYourFrockOn for Simon Community!

Do you have a once loved dress hanging at the back of our wardrobe? Why not give your dress a new home in support of someone facing homelessness this winter. 

Galway Simon Community needs your help: they are seeking donations of high quality, stylish dresses and accessories which will go on sale at the exclusive charity fashion and beauty event, Get Your Frock On.

ITWBN Focus Morning at SuperPixel Labs

ITWBN Focus Morning at SuperPixel Labs

As Into The West Blogger Network nears is 2nd Birthday, we decided it would be a nice idea to do an informal meet up, a focus group type event to chat to the bloggers and digital influencers in the network and get some feedback. We couldnt think of anywhere better to have this little meet up then as the brand new co-working office space in the heart of Galway City - SuperPIxel Labs.

Beauty Brunch with The Makeup Fairy #itwbnBloggerEvent

Beauty Brunch with The Makeup Fairy #itwbnBloggerEvent

Over the past five years Irish Blogger & Makeup artist Joanne Larby, The Makeup Fairy has gained a huge following and fan base to her blog The Makeup Fairy.  Joanne is the Brand Ambassador for ONLY Clothing, Dr.Martins Coco Juice and Beauty Emporium, is the official blogger for The Pavilions Shopping Centre and the L’Oréal Colour Trophy Awards, she’s recently been made a YouTube and Stylehaul Partner and has updated her Make Up Portfolio with some well known UK celebrities. As a blogger and business woman, Joanne inspires so many people with her amazing work ethic, chic style and overall sincerity and kindness.

Afternoon Tea with Retro Flame #itwbnBloggerEvent

After our mini #itwbnBloggerEvent at 56 Central in Galway two weeks ago, I was ready for the main event! With our last [big] event being waaaay back in May [we had a mini cocktail event at the Harbour Hotel just before summer!] both Sinéad and I were more than ready for our next event. All summer we had been plotting and planning the Afternoon Tea at the Glenlo Abbey Hotel with special guest speaker Erika Fox / Retro Flame.

ITWBN Mixer at 56Central

 ITWBN Mixer at 56Central

Last week, the Into The West Blogger Network bloggers were invited along to the most stylish new restaurant in Galway City – 56 Central. 56 Central is where Lynches Cafe stood for many years on Shop Street at the very heart of Galway. Lynch’s closed its doors on May 2nd and re-opened as 56 Central earlier this year, under the ownership of Gill Carroll, who also owns the successful 37 West in Newcastle.

Irish Beauty Blog Awards #IBBAwards 2015

Irish Beauty Blog Awards #IBBAwards 2015

On Thursday the 21st May we headed for Dublin to represent Into The West Blogger Network (#ITWBN) at the Irish Beauty Blog Awards 2015.  We were only too delighted to take a stand at the event so we could tell everyone on the East Coast about ITWBN. We were also looking forward to supporting some of the amazing and talented Bloggers from ITWBN who were nominated for various awards.