NKPR IT Lounge Giveaway 2013!
The IT Lounge is a TIFF institution. Celebrities show up every day to pick up their gift bags. So far Wes Bentley, Colin Firth, Kardinal Offishall, and Daniel Bruhl among others have dropped by.
But you don't have to.
I'll send you one.
This is what it includes this year:
Tweezerman’s Slant Tweezers: A makeup bag essential, Tweezerman has been on the beauty scene for 30 years and has become a global industry leader that caters to beauty professionals, celebrities and discerning consumers who demand the best-quality beauty tools at the best price. To achieve this season’s hottest bold brow looks seen on and off the red carpet more stars are turning to Tweezerman’s award-winning Slant Tweezers.
Colgate SlimSoft: Don’t let popcorn in your teeth spoil your red carpet moment! This Festival season, Colgate will debut the Colgate SlimSoft toothbrush and the Colgate SlimSoft Charcoal. Both brushes feature 17x slimmer tip bristles for a deep clean, and an ergonomic and flexible handle that helps to effectively reach tight spaces in the mouth, while being gentle on gums. Nervous to let someone know that there’s something in stuck in their teeth? Let Colgate SlimSoft tip of your friends anonymously through their SomethingInYourTweet campaign. More details on www.colgateslimsoft.ca (@ColgateSlimSoft; #TSIYT)
AQUAhydrate®: Owned by Mark Wahlberg and Sean “Diddy” Combs, AQUAhydrate® is a Southern California-based performance water brand founded in cutting-edge technology and science. It’s powerful synergy between alkalinity, electrolytes, and trace minerals fuel ultimate balance, performance, and hydration. Notable stars such as Josh Duhamel, Olivia Wilde, and Liam Hemsworth swear by the alkaline diet.
bottlegreen:bottlegreen sparkling pressés combine naturally sparkling water with fresh‐pressed fruits and handpicked flowers to create premium beverages that are delightfully refreshing. Hand--crafted in the Cotswolds UK, bottlegreen has been sipped by stars like Zac Efron and Kate Hudson. (www.bottlegreendrinks.com; @bottlegreen)
YO SOX™: YO SOX™ are hip socks for fashionable feet. Available in men’s and women’s styles, each offers superior quality, is ultra-durable and has just the right amount of stretch for all day comfort. EXPRESS YOURSELF with over 100 high-fashion socks to choose from that are on-trend, bright, fun and eclectic. See the stars swap their highest heels for YO SOX™ off the red carpet.
Roots Classic Full Zip Hoodie: Established in Toronto in 1973, Roots is Canada’s leading lifestyle brand, recognized around the world for its quality merchandise for the whole family leather bags, footwear, jackets, apparel, athletic wear, accessories, and home furnishings. Roots leather products are handcrafted at its own state-of-the-art leather factory in Toronto, located near the company’s headquarters where all Roots products are designed. Celebs will get to slip into Roots super-comfy sweatpants and hoodies as well as be gifted with handcrafted leather purses and bags that are made in Toronto. (www.roots.com; @RootsCanada)
COLD STONE CREAMERY GIFT CARD: For more than 25 years, Cold Stone Creamery has served up the finest, freshest ice cream, cakes, smoothies and shakes using only the highest quality ingredients, and become well known for their signature process of preparing custom ice cream creations on a frozen granite stone. Stars are sure to keep their cool with treats from Cold Stone Creamery.
BARILLA Classical dry pasta collection: Barilla, originally established in 1877 as a bread and pasta shop in Parma, Italy, ranks as Italy's #1 dry pasta and a true Italian heritage brand. This year, the Festival’s biggest stars will be enjoying Italian cinema-inspired made with farfalle, orzo, gemelli and orrechiette shapes at the “Casa Barilla” Pasta Bar prepared by local restaurants include IL Fornello (September 5), Alice Fazooli's (September 6), La Vecchia (September 7), Little Anthony's (September 8), MidEastro (September 9) and Noce (September 10). (www.barillagroup.com; @BarillaUS)
AVON: Everyday, Avon brings beauty to the lives of women all over the world. Celebrities ready for their close-ups will get Avon touch-ups from celebrity makeup artist Misty Fox who has worked with Canadian and international talent in the fashion, music and entertainment world, including photographer Terry Richardson, Metric’s Emily Haines, Serena Ryder and Cold Specks. (www.avon.ca; @MyAvonCanada)
Avon is kicking off their Start Something campaign with USB bracelets, which will be sold to support the Canadian Women’s Foundation and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada. 100% of the net proceeds from Start Something bracelets will go towards funding anti-bullying and girls’ mentoring and empowerment programs.
Special edition Rhinestone Start Something Bracelet plus...
Avon Makeup essentials including:
• Mega Effects Mascara
• Ultra Color Lipstick
• Supershock Gel Eye Liner Pencil
• Brushed Metals Nail Enamel
• Ultra Glazewear Lip Gloss
DAVIDsTEA coloured tin with 50g bag of Movie Night tea: Enthusiastic celebrity fans of DAVIDsTEA include Ellie Goulding, Anne Hathaway, Robert Redford and Oprah! With over 107 stores across Canada and the US, DAVIDsTEA has taken both markets by storm and the stage is set at the IT Lounge to introduce the approachable and friendly brand to the uninitiated. A-list guests will sample various teas: Forever Nuts (jumble of almond slivers, apple bits and cinnamon bark), Oh Canada (red and green rooibos with caramel and toffee bits), Movie Night (blockbuster blend mixes green tea with apple slices, maple and real popcorn) and more. DAVIDsTEA offers a tea experience that is fun, fresh and informative. (www.davidstea.com; @davidstea)
SKYY Vodka® 750mL bottle: SKYY Vodka is the official spirit of the official vodka of The Toronto International Film Festival. Every year, SKYY Vodka—the world's smoothest vodka—creates official TIFF cocktails that pay homage to international celebrities with movies screening at the Festival. This year’s three original creations see SKYY Vodka raising a toast to Adam Levine’s major film debut in Can a Song Save Your Life, Jennifer Garner starring Dallas Buyers Club and Scarlett Johansson in Don Jon. The signature cocktails (Adam’s Apple, Spicy Scarlett and Grapefruit Garner) feature a unique blend of refreshing ingredients and the smooth stylings of SKYY Vodka. (www.skyyvodkacontests.ca; @SKYYVIP)
If you’re interested in entering for a chance to win, email firstname.lastname@example.org with “IT LOUNGE 2013” as the title before EOD PT on Tuesday, September 10, 2013. One (1) gift bag is available with an approximate value of $500 CAD. Standard contest terms apply. Good luck!!