If you thought our Valentine’s Day competition was big, think again. We’ve upped the ante once more, because there’s no one more deserving of a weekend of uninterrupted indulgence and pure pampering than the mum in your life.
Our biggest competition ever, with over $7000 in prizes up for grabs, will treat the mother figure in your life to an unforgettable weekend - and if you’re lucky, she might even choose to share some with you.
Remix’s massive Mother’s Day giveaways includes, a luxury five star staycation complete with breakfast in bed and valet parking, hours of relaxation, dinner for two, jewellery, a coveted edit of beauty and fragrance, new kicks – plus heaps more.
Lots of our Lifestyle Awards Finalists have come to the party too, so don’t forget to show your support by voting before it closes soon!
To be in to win
To enter, head over to the Remix Instagram and follow the entry details in our post. Make sure you’re following us on Instagram as the winners will be drawn there on Wednesday, May 5th. T&Cs apply*
The ultimate beauty experience at INCO Studio, valued at $550
The 'shake-up' salon that took up residence in Ponsonby’s iconic old fire station has come in hot, with a prize too good to be true (don’t worry they assure us it is). Better yet, it’s the perfect salon for new mums, INCO Studio’s Mum Club provides a safe space for mums to come together and enjoy some well-deserved me-time. Whether you’re a new mum, mum to more than one or mum-to-be, INCO treats you like the Queen you are, right from your tresses to your brows and lashes. Check out INCO's Instagram for upcoming Mum Club dates.
The INCO x Remix package includes;
1x colour, cut and blow wave
1x Yumi lash lift at tint at INCO’s new lash and brow bar
1x Brow measure, shape & tidy
A Shiseido makeup kit, valued at over $550
For the makeup-obsessed mum, this has her name ALL over it. Helping mum put her best face forward this Mother’s Day, is an epic edit of bestsellers from Shiseido. The curation of products includes;
1x Soft Blurring Primer
1x Inner Glow Cheek Powder
1x Aura Dew
2x Kajal InkArtist
1x Microliner Black
1x CC Mascara
1x Visionary Gel Lipstick
1x ModernMatte Lipstick
1x LipLiner InkDuo
A Dolce&Gabbana Velvet Collection Fragrance, valued at $550
The Italian fashion house’s most luxurious fragrance collection yet will be a treasured addition to mum’s dresser. The exclusive collection of haute parfumerie scents comprises captivating blends each inspired by various parts of Italy. Check out the full Dolce&Gabbana Velvet Collection.
A $500 Silk & Steel jewellery voucher
Considered, special and personal, it’s hard to top jewellery when it comes to a truly thoughtful gift. Silk & Steel is a New Zealand jewellery brand that celebrates relaxed luxury. From luxurious handcrafted gemstone rings to layered necklaces, Silk & Steel creates instantly wearable, contemporary pieces to style and layer with confidence. Designed by owner Sarah Cotteral in her home studio just outside of Auckland, each Silk & Steel piece is curated with a nod to past jewellery styles, while staying true to the contemporary. Established in 2010, Silk & Steel’s beginnings saw Sarah collecting vintage and antique jewellery, adding her own jeweller's touch to create bespoke decorative accessories. With a design focus allowing wearers to confidently curate and style pieces with versatility, Silk & Steel is jewellery to be worn everyday, from day to night, creating stories and emphasising the style of the wearer.
A $500 Caci voucher
For award-winning skin treatments, real and long-lasting results and tailored advice, Caci is your go-to beauty destination. Whether it’s cosmetic treatments, beauty therapy or laser treatments, hundreds of New Zealand women turn to Caci to achieve long-lasting, skin confidence. Rest assured mum is in the most capable hands, just one complimentary consultation away from feeling empowered to take the first step towards healthy, radiant skin.
A luxury staycation at The Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour, valued at $499
The only way to ensure truly uninterrupted bliss, is of course to take mum away from home. After undergoing an extensive makeover late last year, the Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour has firmly cemented its position as one of Auckland’s most luxurious hotels in Auckland. The Best New Hotel Finalist invites mum (and her chosen plus one) to enjoy a relaxing night in a Superior King Room, complete with breakfast for two. Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and vibrant city views, the decadent suite also boasts its own private balcony, spacious marble bathroom with a deep soaking bathtub, separate rain shower and luxurious Balmain amenities. The luxury staycation also includes complimentary valet parking so mum can check-in in style.
The ultimate The Whitening Co. experience, valued at $489
Something to make your mum smile, the Whitening Co. offers an elevated teeth whitening experience. Instead of requiring tedious labours of love to obtain optimal results, whiter teeth can be safely achieved in as little as one hour. The experience includes:
1x The Package Deal - In-studio teeth whitening treatment RRP$299. This includes an initial 1x hour teeth whitening session producing instant results of at least 5-6 shades lighter, and a 30 minute touch up session to be used at a later date for when the teeth need a freshen up.
1x The White Kit - RRP$189. The best selling home teeth whitening kit to be used to maintain the results that are achieved after the in-studio teeth whitening session.
Dermalogica ultimate skin gift set, valued at $419
So mum counts herself a bit of a skincare aficionado hey? Dermalogica, the number one choice for skincare professionals worldwide, have the ultimate gift for the skin-obsessed mum. With products targeted towards nourishment, long-lasting hydration and radiance, these new releases and bestsellers will be mum’s new skin heroes. The gift set includes:
1x Dermalogica Melting Moisture Masque
1x Dynamic Skin Recovery
1x BioLumin-C Serum
Winter Allbirds essentials, valued at $400
With winter lurking around the corner, the winning package of Allbirds wool lounger shoe and sweater will surely help elevate mum’s wardrobe. Not like your average knit, crafted with premium natural materials, the Wool Jumper is dense, cosy, and built to be mum's latest winter wardrobe staple, perfect for layering. To accompany the knit, the Wool Lounger is the perfect minimalist slip-on for the mum's that need to get up and go, made with soft, temperature regulating ZQ Merino wool
One Month Next Gen Premium Family Membership, valued at $360
Best Fitness Destination Finalist in Remix’s Lifestyle Awards, Next Gen, is changing the way you think about fitness, offering a place to train, enjoy and relax amongst friends and family. Whether mum is wanting to fit in new studio fitness classes to her schedule or to relax in the member’s lounge whilst the family in swimming or tennis, the Premium Family Membership has all the benefits. The Premium Family Membership will allow two adults and up to three kids.
A bespoke one-on-one makeup lesson with Dani Froude, valued at $350
Makeup artist Dani Froude’s approach to be beauty is innovative, modern and fresh. The Dani Froude signature look is glowing skin, perfect blending, and soft colours that compliment your natural features (see Dani's Instagram for examples). Treat mum to a truly unique and valuable gift, she wouldn’t buy herself. A ‘Bespoke Makeup Lesson and Consultation with Dani Froude’, is tailored to the everyday, busy lady who wants to put her best face forward and feel confident but doesn’t have much time. Across 2-2.5 hours, Dani will provide;
- An in-depth consultation and analysis of current products
- Tailored product recommendations
- A makeup lesson using a mix of mum’s and Dani’s products
- A detailed written summary and face chart covering the lesson
10x spray tans from Tan in the City, valued at $300
One of Remix’s go-to spray tan studios for photoshoots, Tan in the City, has kindly offered up a spray tan package for mum to rock a bronze glow all-year round. Yes, that’s right, it includes 10 tans. The Addict package ensures a natural bronze glow year-round. No hidden fine print, mum can use this any day at any time, to fit in with her busy schedule.
ASICS $300 Sportstyle voucher
Let your mum live out her sporty spice dreams with the Asics SportStyle collection, featuring modern athleisure to challenge the boundaries for the contemporary trend-setter. This collection fuses both sport performance and lifestyle, to provide comfort and style to mum's wardrobe. With so many options to choose from within the collection, it’ll be hard to stop shopping. A Remix fave is the Japan S shoes, based on Asic's throwback offerings, reworked with throwback colourways and a low-top silhouette.
A $250 Karen Walker voucher
Karen Walker's eccentrically elegant style has established a stellar international following for her ready-to-wear, eyewear, jewellery, bags and fragrance. Like mum, her signature energy and optimism are a defining attribute. Check out Karen Walker's Mother's Day Edit for all your gifting inspiration.
Kathryn Wilson Bag, valued at $229
The Sasha Fierce Shoulder Bag will definitely be the new go-to for mum. Made with the beautifully crafted, croc-embossed material, finished with a soft burgundy lining and gold hardware, this bag proves as a chic outfit staple, dressed up or down.
A $200 dining voucher for Harbourside Bar Grill
Harbourside takes seafood sophistication to the next level with white table cloths, opulent digs, and elegant food. The breezy, light-filled room and spacious deck make a fine accompaniment to the delectable menu offerings. If mum’s someone that tends to suffer from decision paralysis, you would do well to order their famous Harbourside Seafood Platter featuring prawns, freshly shucked oysters, sashimi, Coromandel green-lipped mussels, scampi tail cocktail, and white fish crudo. Thank us later.
2x Joico K-PAK Color Therapy Gift Bags, valued at $166 each
Because winter isn't kind to one's mane, an arsenal of nourishing haircare is essential. Thankfully, this Joico Gift Bag provides all the goodies to meet those hair needs when it comes to next-level colour protection, with a little bit K-PAK power reconstruction. What’s more, winning two packs only means one thing...one for you and one for mum!
The Joico K-PAK Color Therapy Gift Pack contains:
1 x K-Pak Colour Therapy Colour Protecting Shampoo 300ml
1 x K-Pak Colour Therapy Colour Protecting Conditioner 250ml
1 x K-Pak Colour Therapy Luster Lock Treatment 150ml
1 x K-Pak Luster Lock Multi Perfector Shine Spray 50ml
1 x K-Pak Colour Therapy Luster Lock Glossing Oil
Spring Spa 45 minute Manicure & Pedicure, valued at $140
Thanks to Spring Spa, your mum can escape to the serene sanctuary that is Spring Spa for a well deserved pamper session, in the form of a luxurious 45 minute manicure and pedicure treatment. Rest assured, this is no ordinary manicure and pedicure though - don't be fooled. After brunch, and before dinner, it makes for the perfect activity for an unforgettable day out.
East Day Spa Balinese Massage $135
What better way for mum to relax than to be taken on an East Day Spa Balinese heritage journey with a healing ritual for the ultimate restoration experience. The Balinese massage offers a calming full body massage customised to a medium pressure, with gentle stretches and acupuncture, leaving your mum feeling relaxed and refreshed.
Brunch for two at Ozone to the value of $100
Because we don't quite get away with breakfast in bed anymore, treat mum out to Cafe of the Year Finalist Ozone. Opt for a brunch classic like eggs benedict on winter bubble ‘n’ squeak cakes or something a bit fancier, like the field mushrooms with fermented chilli, pickled onion, parmesan & house crème frâiche. Drooling yet?
Blush Flowers, valued at $89
The mastermind behind Blush, Kelly Karam, is the floristry genius responsible for many of Auckland’s most coveted events. This Mother’s Day, treat mum to a Blush Large Mixed Carrier, containing a floral bouquet of seasonal pastel tone flowers and fresh foliage.
Glasshouse Home Fragrance, valued at $260
‘If ain’t broke, don’t fix it’, or so the saying goes. Well, the fail-safe candle for mum is most definitely not broke. Home fragrance need not be boring though, especially with Glasshouse Fragrances - Australia’s leading candle brand, and their limited edition Mother’s Day collection. Fittingly, the ‘Ode to Women’ collection is inspired by and celebrates the strength of our mothers, featuring a soft yet sophisticated fragrance to echo the comfort, reassurance and warmth of motherly presence. Home is where the heart is (AKA mum), so it’s only right it smells equally as beautiful, right?
This includes: 1x Ode To Women 380G Soy Candle, 1x Ode To Women 250mL Fragrance Diffuser and a Forever Florence Essentials Set
Citta Bathrobe, valued at $159
Letting your mum kick her feet up and relax this Mother’s Day is definitely on the list, but this year, it’ll be in style in winning the Citta Sunday Women’s Linen Robe. The relaxed robe serves as a penchant for mum’s who appreciate a little bit of self-care.
Terms & Conditions
T&Cs: Entry is open to Auckland residents only. The prize is for one person to win the entire prize. Entrants must be 18 years or older to be eligible to win. All prizes are not transferable and not redeemable for cash. The winning Entrant has 12 hours from notification to respond. Remix is not responsible for delays in postage. Spring Spa, East Day Spa, Sofitel and INCO Studio services are subject to availability. Due to the nature of shipping, delays in delivery are outside of Remix’s control. All vouchers will be sent to the recipient post competition draw. Winner must be available weekend of 8th & 9th of May, 2021.
- Sofitel staycation valid Mother’s Day only.
- Spring Spa voucher valid Monday-Thursday only
- Next Gen one month membership includes two adults and up to three kids (under 16).
- Blush flowers Auckland-wide delivery only