#LoveDior Collector Minis Giveaway: Vancouver, Calgary & Toronto

#DiorHoliday Collector Minis Giveaway: Vancouver, Calgary & Toronto

miss dior blooming bouquet and diorshow mini

I’m excited to have a series of very special Dior giveaways in December. I’ll be giving away a pair of collector minis to the first 100 followers who visit the Dior beauty counters at the below locations. I have an adorable mini Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet and Diorshow mascara – two iconic products from the famous French fashion and beauty house. Just be one of the first 100 people to the counter that day and tell the Dior Stylist that “Dave Lackie sent you”. You’ll get a white Dior pebble shopping bag with one of each mini. (while supplies last)


Friday, December 7th

Dior Beauty Counter, Hudson’s Bay, Market Mall

3625 Shaganappi Trail N.W.,



Saturday, December 8th

Dior Beauty Counter, Hudson’s Bay, Yorkdale Shopping Centre

3401 Dufferin Street,



Friday, December 14th

Dior Beauty Counter, Holt Renfrew, Downtown Vancouver

737 Dunsmuir Street,



Special Dior Beauty Giveaways for our global Twitter Family: For those in other cities across the country and around the world, I’ll be giving away some of my favourite Dior beauty items and shades on Twitter and Facebook. 


 Miss dior blooming bouquet mini

Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet Collector Miniature


When famed French fashion designer Christian Dior set out to create his first fragrance in 1947, he specifically asked for “a fragrance that smells of love.” The original creation was a fruity-chypre scent that was romantic and alluring. He loved it so much he would spray his salon with it before presenting his fashion shows. He pictured Miss Dior as the very soul of his dresses. No client left his famous salon without a spritz of his beloved fragrance. Since 1947, there have been more than 16 interpretations of the original – each reflecting the moods and spirit of the times.


Naming his first scent became a challenge. As he was preparing the launch of his first perfume, he had yet to find a name he loved. As he contemplated different names, his sister, Catherine Dior, entered the salon of 30 Avenue Montaigne. Dior’s muse, Mitzah Bricard, announced, “Here’s Miss Dior!” In a flash, he knew that was the perfect name. “Miss Dior”! The perfume became associated with Parisian high fashion. More than a litre of pure fragrance was sprayed every week within the house of Dior in Paris.


Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet is a modern floral interpretation of the original that is inspired by the first days of spring. Dior Perfumer/Creator Francois Demachy blended the essence of peony refreshed with Sicilian mandarin, rose and white musk. “Peony is the very heart of the composition supported and shaped by peach and apricot zest. It’s timeless beauty has velvety and juicy shades,” he says.



You’ll notice a bow that adorns the neck of the bottle. That was a signature of Monsieur Dior’s gowns and dresses. The bottom of the bottle has a houndstooth pattern that represented Christian’s attention to tailoring. This architectural bottle debuted in 1950 as the designer wanted a geometric shape “cut like a suit.” It’s remained the shape of Miss Dior for more than half a century.

 diorshow mascara mini

Diorshow Mascara Collector Mini


Diorshow remains one of the world’s most popular mascaras. It was inspired by famed makeup artist Pat McGrath in October 2002 when she used toothbrushes backstage at a Dior show to create a plush, fluffy base for false eyelashes on the designer’s catwalk models. The technique inspired Dior to introduce a limited-edition run of its “big brush” mascara. It sold out in literally minutes. And since then has been a bestseller to this day. (It’s won almost every beauty award on the planet.) It’s a conditioning mascara enriched with microfibres for a lash extension effect. The formula is buildable and helps smooth lashes for perfect shape and volume. This adorable mini is ideal for travel. Just pop it in your bag and dress your lashes whenever you want to add some impact and drama.


(limit of one gift per person while supplies last.)


miss dior blooming bouquet and diorshow mini

Bonus Giveaway: Tweet me a pic from the Dior counter with your gift for your chance to win an extra prize. I’ll draw one name at random from all those who tweet a photo using the #LoveDior hashtag.

Diorshow mascara is available at Sephora, Holt Renfrew and select Hudson’s Bay stores. Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet is available at select Hudson’s Bay, Sephora and Holt Renfrew stores.


  • Reply
    Darla Peduzzi
    December 3, 2018 at 3:14 pm

    I would LOVE to own Dior fragrance!

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    Jennifer Chadwick
    December 2, 2018 at 6:54 pm


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    Amanda J Skeens
    November 29, 2018 at 12:06 pm

    I need thisssss

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    bilqees bano
    November 29, 2018 at 12:13 am

    its so awesome .. @billano_kawaii

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    Leona Coleman
    November 28, 2018 at 2:07 pm

    I would love to win the Dior give away. Unfortunately I don’t get out much and it’s not one of my days to get assistance to go to the mall. But I love Dior

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    Graziella Gambron
    November 28, 2018 at 10:36 am

    Going to try to get downtown before work! Thanks Dave!

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    November 28, 2018 at 6:18 am

    What a fun idea Dave!!! #LoveDior

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    Katerina giavridou
    November 28, 2018 at 5:01 am

    Ευχαριστουμε πολυ αγαπημενη Dior 😊 @katerinatolis

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    Gioula Trebolitou
    November 28, 2018 at 2:44 am

    Love Dior🎁 @gioula_tre

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    Velma Sandry
    November 27, 2018 at 10:48 pm

    Barring snowy Vancouver I’m there! Thanks Dave ! Dior is gorgeous…this will be absolute festive fun.

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    November 27, 2018 at 10:29 pm

    How fun!

    Can’t wait for the twitter giveaways!


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    Theresa Zammetti
    November 27, 2018 at 9:54 pm

    Absolutely love Dior!! @MamaTazzy13

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    Anna Roszak-Robinson
    November 27, 2018 at 8:15 pm

    Love Dior, thank you Dave

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      Karmen Letourneau
      November 27, 2018 at 9:29 pm

      Such a beautiful and a generous gift. You are too kind, Dave. Good luck to everyone who entered, praying I win, but will be happy for whoever does, even if it isn’t me. I hope one day it will be though…..❤

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    Somia Ditor
    November 27, 2018 at 8:09 pm

    Santa Dave is at it again!! Dave is so wonderful to his followers!

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    Athina Vertseti
    November 27, 2018 at 6:49 pm

    #LoveDior How wonderful @AthinaVertseti

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    Mary Maneta
    November 27, 2018 at 2:50 pm


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    Alisha Rhymer
    November 27, 2018 at 1:43 pm

    I would love to win these item to try but can’t get there to win so if you have to take a trip please give mine away to someone who needs it.

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    Trisha Pedros
    November 27, 2018 at 1:41 pm

    Well if I win a spot to be in Toronto on the 8th you bet I will take a pic and share!! My fingers and toes are crossed! Awesome 👏

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    Susan Gillam
    November 27, 2018 at 1:38 pm

    This is awesome!!


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    November 27, 2018 at 1:32 pm

    It’s amazing

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    Sher Kurwa
    November 27, 2018 at 1:19 pm

    Thank you! I love Dior! @SherKurwa

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    November 27, 2018 at 12:09 pm

    I can certainly say I would of paid more attention in History class had they taught us beauty history!😁❤️💃🏻

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    Heather Schell
    November 27, 2018 at 12:07 pm

    I’ve set a reminder, and an alarm so I can get up at an ungodly hour! LOL

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    November 27, 2018 at 11:30 am

    Gonna set up a tent at the yorkdale
    location lol

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    September Dee
    November 27, 2018 at 11:25 am

    Reading about Dior makes me smile. I love to learn the backstory of products since for me it makes them all the more special.

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