12 days of holiday giveaways

12 days of holiday giveaways

Whether you’ve been naughty or nice this year, know that Vv Magazine has you covered for the holidays! Keep reading for 12 awesome holiday giveaways featuring Bar Reyna, Oliver & Bonacini, LG and more. 

This year, we’ve made a list and we’ve checked it twice, making sure we have everything you need for the holidays, plus more! We’ve teamed up with some of our favourite brands and restaurants for 12 days of amazing holiday giveaways. From Friday, December 9th to Tuesday, December 20th, we’ll be hosting a different contest daily on our Instagram page.

Check out what we’re giving away each day below.


Who: TOMS Shoes (CLOSED) 
What: One lucky winner will receive a pair of super plush TOMS women’s black sparkle knit house slippers and a TOMS berry soft suede cosmopolitan tote bag. The entire prize is valued at $229.
Contest Start Date: Friday, December 9th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Sunday, December 11th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Monday, December 12th.
Enter here to win our TOMS prize here


Who: Krispy Kreme (CLOSED)
What: One lucky winner will receive a $100 Krispy Kreme gift card that can be spent on filling your belly with doughnuts, espresso, muffins & more. Find the Krispy Kreme nearest you here.
Contest Start Date: Saturday, December 10th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Monday, December 12th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Tuesday, December 13th.
Enter to win a Krispy Kreme gift card here


Who: Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie (CLOSED)
What: One lucky winner will receive a spa treatment like no other. Experience a Hammam & Gommage, a Middle Eastern steam and exfoliation treatment at the Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie inside the Shangri-La Hotel in Toronto. The prize is valued between $135 and $145.
Contest Start Date: Sunday, December 11th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Tuesday, December 13th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Wednesday, December 14th.
Enter to win a Hammam & Gommage treatment here


Who: Sanuk (CLOSED)
What: One winner will receive a pair of Sanuk shoes of their choice. Sanuk has casual, stylish and fun footwear for the entire family, perfect for cruising the city or the beach on your next vacay. The prize is valued at up to $120.
Contest Start Date: Monday, December 12th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Wednesday, December 14th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Thursday, December 15th.
Enter to win Sanuk shoes here


Who: Bar Reyna (CLOSED)
What: Discover what all the hype surrounding Bar Reyna is all about! One lucky winner will receive a $150 gift card to spend on brunch, lunch or dinner at this Mediterranean snack & cocktail bar. Don’t forget to snag a seat on the all-season patio!
Contest Start Date: Tuesday, December 13th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Thursday, December 15th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Friday, December 16th.
Enter to win a $150 Bar Reyna gift card here


Who: Casper
What: Your sleep is about to get 100% better with this set of Casper pillows. The dual-layer pillows are engineered to stay cool, supportive, and comfortable throughout the night. With each pillow retailing for $120, the prize is valued at $240.
Contest Start Date: Wednesday, December 14th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Friday, December 16th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Saturday, December 17th.
Enter to win our Casper prize here


Who: Frank + Oak
What: Who needs a new winter wardrobe? One lucky winner will receive a $100 Frank + Oak gift card to spend in-stores. Find the Frank + Oak location nearest you here.
Contest Start Date: Thursday, December 15th at 9:00am
Contest End Date: Saturday, December 17th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Sunday, December 18th.
Enter our Frank + Oak contest here


Who: Oliver & Bonacini
What: We’re already hungry thinking about this prize. One lucky winner will receive a $200 gift card to be used at any Oliver & Bonacini restaurant including Lena, Biff’s Bistro, Beaumont Kitchen (which we recently voted as one of the top brunch spots in Toronto), Canoe & more.
Contest Start Date: Friday, December 16th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Sunday, December 18th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Monday, December 19th.
Enter our Oliver & Bonacini contest here


Who: LG Canada
What: One lucky winner will be able to fill their life with music after winning this LG P5 Bluetooth Speaker! Retailing at 90 USD, this multi-point Bluetooth speaker features a sleek design and up to 15 hrs of playtime on a fully charged battery. 
Contest Start Date: Saturday, December 17th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Monday, December 19th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Tuesday, December 20th.

12 days of holiday giveaways

Who: Oral-B and Crest
What: Keep your teeth extra clean with this Oral-B Genius 8000, which uses Bluetooth technology and your smartphone’s selfie camera to help guide you while you brush your teeth. When you’ve effectively brushed a section of your mouth, the app will light up and your brush will vibrate. Best yet, this prize also includes 3 boxes of Crest 3D White Whitestrips Luxe Supreme Flexfit so you can keep those pearly whites, well, pearly! The total prize is valued at approximately $500.
Contest Start Date: Sunday, December 18th at 9:00am
Contest End Date:  Tuesday, December 20th at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Wednesday, December 21st.

12 days of holiday giveaways

Who: Armed Jewelry
What: Keep yourself or a man-friend stylish with locally designed jewelry from the Toronto-based brand, Armed. This prize includes not one but three pieces, including a solid gun metal pendant with a matte finish and black chain, a genuine leather braided bracelet paired with sterling silver and black marble, and stainless steel ring. The prize is valued at $275.
Contest Start Date: Monday, December 19th at 9:00am
Contest End Date: Wednesday, December 21st at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Thursday, December 22nd.


Who: Conair
What: A steamer is one of those things that no one ever wants to buy themselves but would love to have. Luckily for you, we’re giving one from Conair away! Valued at $139.99, the ExtremeSteam® Upright Fabric Steamer warms up in 100 seconds and will have your clothing wrinkle free in just a few minutes. Get ready to cut your dry cleaning bills in half.
Contest Start Date: Tuesday, December 20th at 9:00am
Contest End Date: Thursday, December 22nd at 11:59pm. The winner will be contacted on Friday, December 23rd.

Click here to visit our Instagram page and enter to win 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways

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What are you most excited to win from our 12 days of holiday giveaways? Let us know in the comment section below or tweet us at @ViewtheVibe.  

Terms & Conditions


1. Promotion Description: The ’12 Days of Holiday Giveaways’ (“Sweepstakes”) begins on 12/09/2016 at 9:00 AM (Eastern Time (US & Canada)) and ends on 12/20/2016 at 11:59 PM (Eastern Time (US & Canada)) (the “Promotion Period”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of View the Vibe (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the giveaway. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes.

2. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of Canada who are 16+ or older. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize.

3. Winner Selection: The winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted by 48 hours by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received. Winner will be notified by Instagram at the account provided in the Entry Information on or about 48 hours after the random drawing. Potential winner must accept a prize by direct message as directed by Sponsor within 48 hours of notification. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively “the Prize Claim Documents”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.

4. Prizes: 1 (#) winner will receive [One (1) Prize Per Day] (approximate retail value or “ARV”: $100 – $275)

Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Gift cards and gift certificates are subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

Prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within Canada. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

5. Online Entry: Enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period online by signing into the entry form and perform the tasks provided. The entry form can be found on the following website at .

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry must be made by the entrant. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void that entrant’s Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official time keeper for this Sweepstakes.

6. Privacy: All entrants acknowledge that if they are chosen as a winner, certain of their personally identifying information may be disclosed to third parties at least as required by law, including, without limitation, on a winner’s list. All personal information submitted as part of the Sweepstakes may be shared by and between the Promotion Entities, and each of the Promotion Entities will use such information in accordance with their respective independent online privacy policies. The privacy policy of View the Vibe can be found at http://styledemocracy.com/privacy-policy

7. Limitation of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any misdirected or lost mail, or any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay of operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating downloading materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, perform the random drawing from among all eligible Entries received prior to or after such cancelation, suspension, or modification.

In the event of a dispute concerning who registered online to participate in the Sweepstakes, the registration will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.

8. Winner’s List: To obtain a copy of any legally required winners list or a copy of the Official Rules, send the applicable request and a self-addresses, stamped, #10 envelope to View the Vibe cc: 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways at 2700 Dufferin St, Unit 82. Request must be received no later than 48 hours + 6 MONTHS for the name of the winner and, by the end of the promotion, for a copy of the rules.

9. Sponsor: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by View the Vibe, 2700 Dufferin St, Unit 82, info@viewthevibe.com

10. Instagram Disclaimer: Entrants should understand that they are providing their information to the Sponsor and not to Instagram. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.