Sale Alert! Zoya x Old Navy — GWP mini trio with $75 purchase (selected US stores)

Zoya has teamed up with Old Navy to offer a mini trio of nail lacquers as a GWP with any in-store $75 Old Navy purchase. This offer is only valid today, Friday, June 24, 2016.

I’m so disappointed this isn’t happening in Canada, as I have to go to Old Navy, anyway, to return some things! Oh well—I guess it’s usually kind of hard for me to spend $75 (or the Canadian equivalent which would probably be upwards of $100) at Old Navy in one go.

Happy shopping to the US-based nail polish fans!

From Zoya:

For those of you lucky enough to live in Manhattan, Chicago, or San Francisco – be sure you stop by the below locations between 10am-6pm for a polish change (first come first serve) from the Zoya team using the hottest Zoya colors for Summer, PLUS get a little something extra.

Old Navy at 150 W 34th Street – New York
Old Navy at 610 Avenue of the Americas – New York
Old Navy at 150 North State Street – Chicago
Old Navy at 801 Market Street – San Francisco 

The full list of participating Old Navy stores is:

150 N. STATE ST., CHICAGO IL
FIVE OAKS, SEVIERVILLE TN
COOL SPRINGS POINTE, BRENTWOOD TN
THE TERRACE, CHATTANOOGA TN
OPRY MILLS, NASHVILLE TN
MALL OF AMERICA, BLOOMINGTON MN
PLEASANT PRAIRIE PRE, PLEASANT PRAIRIE WI
HARLEM, NEW YORK NY
18TH & 6TH – NY, NEW YORK NY
144-150 W 34TH ST, NEW YORK NY
RICHMOND S/C, STATEN ISLAND NY
JERSEY GARDENS, ELIZABETH NJ
WILLOWBROOK-NJ, WAYNE NJ
AIRPORT CENTER, WHITEHALL PA
WOOD MILL COMMONS, READING PA
LUTHERVILLE STATION, LUTHERVILLE MD
CHRISTIANA TOWNE CTR, NEWARK DE
RED ROSE COMMONS, LANCASTER PA
MAIN STREET @ EXTON, EXTON PA
ARUNDEL MILLS, GLEN BURNIE MD
GALLERY II, PHILADELPHIA PA
MARPLE CROSSROADS, SPRINGFIELD PA
CHERRY HILL MALL, CHERRY HILL NJ
SHOPS @ WILLOW LAWN, RICHMOND VA
CROSSROADS PLAZA, CARY NC
SPIT BROOK RD., NASHUA NH
THE LOOP , METHUENMA
MAPLE TREE PLACE, BURLINGTON VT
MAINE MALL, SOUTH PORTLAND ME
SOUTH BAY CENTER, BOSTON MA
WARWICK MALL, WARWICK RI
GALLERY@WESTBURY PLZ, GARDEN CITY NY
JAMAICA CENTER, JAMAICA NY
ATLANTIC CENTER, BROOKLYN NY
SHOPS @ NORTHERN BLV, LONG ISLAND CITY NY
KINGS PLAZA, BROOKLYN NY
GATEWAY-NY BROOKLYN NY
THE MALL @ BAY PLAZA BRONX NY
CROSS COUNTY S/C YONKERS NY
SHOPS AT BRUCKNER BL BRONX NY
MALL OF GEORGIA BUFORD GA
ACADIANA LAFAYETTE LA
ELMWOOD S/C HARAHAN LA
ST. JOHN’S T/C JACKSONVILLE FL
GOVERNORS M/P TALLAHASSEE FL
SHOPS @ PEMBROKE PEMBROKE PINES FL
SHOPPES AT DADELAND MIAMI FL
AVENTURA SQUARE AVENTURA FL
DOLPHIN MIAMI FL
KENDALL VILLAGE KENDALL FL
TOWER SHOPS DAVIE FL
SAWGRASS MILLS SUNRISE FL
PLAZA AT GREENVILLE GREENVILLE SC
GLENSFORD COMMONS FAYETTEVILLE NC
SUNSET VALLEY SUNSET VALLEY TX
SAN MARCOS F/S SAN MARCOS TX
ARLINGTON HIGHLANDS ARLINGTON TX
PARK LANE DALLAS TX
CNTR @ PRESTON RIDGE FRISCO TX
DEERBROOK M/P HUMBLE TX
PORTOFINO CENTER HOUSTON TX
CENTRAL PLAZA LUBBOCK TX
DOWNEY LANDING DOWNEY CA
WESTFIELD CULVER CTY CULVER CITY CA
MANHATTAN GATEWAY MANHATTAN BEACH CA
ALA MOANA HONOLULU HI
WAIKELE CENTER WAIKELE HI
CITADEL OUTLETS LOS ANGELES CA
LONG BEACH T/C LONG BEACH CA
THE OUTLETS @ ORANGE ORANGE CA
ONTARIO MILLS ONTARIO CA
DEL AMO FASHION CNTR TORRANCE CA
LAGUNA GATEWAY CNTR SACRAMENTO CA
CREEKSIDE T/C ROSEVILLE CA
LAS AMERICAS SAN YSIDRO CA
MISSION VALLEY WEST SAN DIEGO CA
PAVILIONS@SAN MATEO ALBUQUERQUE NM
GREAT MALL/BAY AREA MILPITAS CA
WILLOWS S/C (THE) CONCORD CA
BAY STREET EMERYVILLE CA
4TH & MARKET- SF SAN FRANCISCO CA
HACIENDA CROSSING DUBLIN CA
SPOKANE VALLEY MALL SPOKANE WA
ALDERWOOD PARKWAY PL LYNNWOOD WA

 

Haulage! Clinique GWP at Clinique.ca (Spring 2016)

Another month, another Clinique Bonus! I usually have a Clinique item or two on my wishlist, and I have a few Clinique staples, as well, so it’s not hard to come up with a purchase to get a GWP—especially when it includes a cute makeup bag! This month, Clinique Canada is offering a GWP with a makeup bag designed in conjunction with Australian graphic artist Georgia Perry.

Clinique & Georgia Perry GWP at Clinique Canada, May 2016

This is also an especially alluring GWP for me, since it doesn’t come with the normally ubiquitous Dramatically Different+ Moisturizing Lotion, which is just ho-hum for my skin.

A CA$31 Clinique.ca purchase gets you the GWP, and I got lucky because my latest Clinique wishlist item, Pore Refining Solutions Charcoal Mask, is exactly CA$31. Plus, Clinique.ca is also offering free shipping on all orders, for a limited time. (Psst, I also got ebates.ca cashback!)

Pore Refining Solutions Charcoal Mask

The 7-piece GWP contains:
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Sale Alert: beautyBOUTIQUE 18-Piece GWP (March 5–18, 2016), Canada Only

Shoppers Drug Mart’s beautyBOUTIQUE is offering an 18-piece GWP (note that components may differ from what is pictured above):

Get 18 deluxe samples (valued at $195) when you spend $125 or more on luxury beauty.* Available for a limited time only. *Offer valid on the purchase total of eligible products after discounts and redemptions and before taxes. Components may differ. Gift value of $195. Value based on Shoppers Drug Mart sample price per ml/g. Offer valid Saturday, March 5 to Friday, March 18, 2016. While quantities last. One per customer, per transaction. No rainchecks.

They are also running a Clarins offer: Receive 8000 Optimum Bonus Points when you purchase one of the new Multi-Active creams.

Happy shopping!

Sale Alert: Murale 22-Piece GWP (February 25–March 9, 2016), Canada In-Store Only

Since you can no longer order online at Shoppers Drug Mart’s Murale.ca, this deal is for in-store only. I’ve personally never been to a Murale location because there aren’t any near enough to me, but it’s a pretty nice GWP and I kind of wish I could get to one! There are only five Murale locations, one in each of five major Canadian cities (Calgary, Edmonton, Montréal, Toronto, and Vancouver).

Receive a tropical-print cosmetics bag containing 21 deluxe samples (actually 22 since the StriVectin sample is a duo), when you spend $125 or more. The deal runs from February 25–March 9, 2016. The samples are mostly for skincare, with a couple items for haircare, mascara, and perfume for good measure.

  1. Benefit Roller Lash Mascara (3 g)
  2. Clarins Extra-Firming Body Lotion (30 mL)
  3. Clarisea Rapid Detox Charcoal Exfoliant (30 g)
  4. Clean Blossom Rollerball (5 mL)
  5. Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+ (15 mL)
  6. Darphin 8-Flower Nectar Oil Cream (5 mL)
  7. Dr. Roebuck’s PURE (20 mL)
  8. Elizabeth Arden PREVAGE Anti-Aging Daily Serum (5 mL)
  9. Eve Lom Cleanser/Cloth Satchet (5 mL)
  10. Filorga OPTIM-EYES Eye Contour (1 mL)
  11. Filorga HYDRA-FILLER Pro Youth Moisturizer (1 mL)
  12. Guerlain Honey Nectar Lotion (15 mL)
  13. Juice Beauty Cleansing Milk (15 mL)
  14. Kat Burki Complete b Eye Crème Complex (7 mL)
  15. Lancôme Advanced Génifique Youth Activating Concentrate (8 mL)
  16. Patchology FlashPatch Eye Gels (1 pair)
  17. Philip B. Light-Weight Deep Conditioning Crème Rinse (15 mL)
  18. Rodial Snake Booster Oil Deluxe (10 mL)
  19. Shiseido ULTIMUNE EYE Power Infusing Eye Concentrate (5 mL)
  20. StriVectin Hair Colorcare Shampoo & Conditioner Duo (7 mL each)
  21. Tata Harper Resurfacing Mask (7.5 mL)

Happy shopping!

Haulage! Clinique GWP at Hudson’s Bay (Spring 2016)

Clinique Bonus Time is awesome, in my opinion, especially when they’re offering it with an adorable makeup bag! This month, Hudson’s Bay is running a Clinique GWP with a makeup bag designed in conjunction with German/English graphic studio Kapitza. No, I never heard of them before, either—but their strong, colorful, graphic prints are right down my alley!

Check out the bag’s double-sided prints:

Clinique & Kapitza GWP at Hudson's Bay, Spring 2016

Now, I’m usually good at resisting the siren call of the GWP, but this time they were offering a deluxe-sized (read: smaller) Pop Lip Colour + Primer in one of two shades (Melon Pop and Love Pop), and I’ve been wanting to try that lipstick for months! So, this GWP was to be mine!

The GWP can be had with any CA$31 Clinique purchase, and what luck! The Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer, which I’ve also been eyeing ever since it was released last year, is CA$34. I picked up 7 Cream Chamois (VF-G), which I’d swatched in store and decided was a decent match for me—generally NC25-30 depending on the season, though I haven’t been colormatched at MAC in forever! (I remember being matched anywhere from NC20-NC35, so…who knows? I guess each product is different, too.)

Clinique, Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer in 7 Cream Chamois (VF-G)

Isn’t it weird, though, that this shade, 7 Cream Chamois, is coded as “VF-G”, which I assume means “Very Fair – Golden”? How on earth is that a very fair shade?! I think this was the lightest “golden” shade they had, too. And it’s not that light! Clinique are such weirdos. I’ve worn all kinds of strange foundation shade names from them, like “Ivory” and “Vanilla” and “Neutral”. WTH? On what planet is my skintone “Ivory”?! Anyway, I hope this works well for me. I haven’t had the best of luck with my skin lately, so I want a little extra coverage these days.

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Sale Alert: Clinique + Tyler Dawson GWP at Hudson’s Bay, September 2015 (Canada Only)

Hudson’s Bay is offering a 7-piece GWP with any $31 Clinique purchase.

Clinique + Tyler Dawson GWP Hudson's Bay, September 2015

The GWP contains:

  • High Impact Mascara in Black
  • Smart Custom-Repair Serum
  • Blended Face Powder in Invisible Blend
  • Long Last Soft Matte Lipstick in Matte Peony
  • Liquid Facial Soap in Mild
  • Your choice of Repairwear Uplifting Firming Cream SPF 15 or Even Better Moisturizer SPF 20
  • Tyler Dawson for Clinique cosmetics bag

Value: $85. While supplies last. One gift per customer.

My personal wishlist items from Clinique at the moment are:

And my current Clinique faves include:

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Estée Lauder GWP at Hudson's Bay, Fall 2015

Haulage! Estée Lauder GWP at Hudson’s Bay (Fall 2015)

On the last day of August, since I knew I was starting a fall low-buy, I decided to splurge one last time! I knew Hudson’s Bay was running an Estée Lauder GWP, and eBates.ca (referral link) was offering an additional 5% cashback. Plus, I’d had Estée Lauder’s Pure Color Blush in Sensuous Rose on my wishlist ever since I bought it for my mom last year. Then, last week, Stashmatters praised the blush, and basically, all the stars aligned and I finally ordered it. It costs just enough to qualify for the GWP, as well!

Well, I should say that most of the stars aligned. I recently updated my Firefox browser, and I don’t know if it was the browser update or Hudson’s Bay updating their online store, but I suddenly could not add anything into my shopping cart. I also couldn’t remove existing items from my shopping cart. Both actions prompted JavaScript errors.

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