Category Archives: Competitions

Be Va Va Voom this Valentine’s (and win a trip to Paris!)

Whether you’re spending this Valentine’s with your other half, friends, or the cat, we think it should be spent looking and feeling fabulous. From red hot lingerie to super sexy dresses, we’ve styled three scorching looks for a date night look to go gaga over…

Sweet thang

Keep it sweet with this candy-coloured combination. While the subtle sorbet shades and feminine shape of the jacquard prom dress flirt with ‘50s fashion, the cream courts and soft pink lingerie add just touch of sexiness for an under-the-clothes confidence boost. Compliment this nice ‘n’ naughty look with sparkling jewels in a retro flavour.

Valentine's Style: Sweet thang

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British Plus Size Fashion Weekend 2014

British Plus Size Fashion Weekend returns for a second year and is set to be bigger than before. It will be taking place at the iconic Vinopolis in London, on the 14th and 15th February and as one of the sponsors, the Simply Be team will be attending alongside other plus size retailers including beauty and style experts!

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Win two pieces from the Splendour underwear range!

With only a couple of months before the festive party season kicks in, we’re getting into the spirit of giving with this super Splendour give-away from our sister site Simply Yours!

Popular lingerie brand Splendour is full of luxurious underwear that not only feels good but looks fabulous too. From beautiful balcony bras, multiway bras to plunge bras with diamonte details, why not sparkle in Splendour this season and add a touch of glam to your underwear drawer!

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5 Pairs of Plus North Tickets to give away…

We are very excited about the upcoming event Plus North which this year is taking place in our lovely city of Manchester – woohoo!

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It’s not long to go now until the plus size blogging community get together to celebrate all things plus size and we’re so happy and proud to be one of their main sponsors again this year as we were last year.

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Watch & Win Simply Be Spring Trend!

If you haven’t seen our spring trend video yet, our stylist Karen tells all about the key trends to look out for and the on-trend pieces that are rocking our style this season.

Not only that, but we’re giving you ladies a chance to win one of the key looks from this very video! If you haven’t entered one of our Watch and Win competitions before, it’s really easy, all you have to do is watch the video below (listen carefully) and answer our question for a chance to win!

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Win £100 Joe Browns in our Spring Pin Competition

Even though it may not feel like spring has sprung just yet, here at the Simply Be office we’ve got that spring feeling and more importantly £100 worth of fabulous Joe Browns fashion to give away!  After all Easter is just around the corner and we’d like to celebrate with a themed Pinterest competition.

Here’s what you need to know:

 

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Win £50 to spend online at Simply Be

Are you ready for a spring time competition ladies? It may still be cold but it’s March already and Easter is upon us, so we’re definitely in need of a pick-me-up!

It couldn’t be easier to enter, simply watch this behind the scenes video of our very latest spring summer tv advert, answer our question below and you could WIN yourself a fabulous £50 treat to spend online at Simply Be – what better way to step into spring! ;)

Featuring our three gorgeous Simply Be models Candice, Wendy and Justine we see just what’s goes on, off camera as they film the summer advert in freezing cold January. Watch the video carefully…

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Win a pair of tickets to The Official British Plus Size Fashion Weekend!

Fancy winning a pair of tickets to attend British Plus Size Fashion? Of course you do, well lucky for you we’re giving away not just one but FIVE pairs of tickets to this spectacular event, taking place on Saturday 16th February in Shoreditch Town Hall, London.

 

Yep you and a friend will be treated to attend the biggest plus size fashion event in the UK to date. Sponsored by us, Simply Be, the event includes;

- Styling Master Class

- Amazing plus-size swap shop, hosted by French blogger extraordinaire Gaelle-Vanessa Prudencio, she’ll be offering her stylish input to the swappers that attend.

- Plus-size Panel Discussion Moderated by top plus-size blogger Lauren Ding of Pocket Rocket Fashion (With keynote industry professionals)

- Fashion Show

- Plus size shopping and more…

The event will take place the very same weekend as London Fashion Week (what better time to be in London hey?!) and will run from 12pm-7pm on Saturday. For more details about this event check out the website here. 

For your chance to win, simply answer the question in the comments below (your comments will be approved once competition ends)

Which city is this event due to take place in?

Entries close at midnight on Monday 4th February 2013. Please note you must be able to make your own way there and travel costs to and from the venue will not be included.

Good luck! :) xx

Terms and conditions

1.The promoter of this competition is Candid Collections Limited, trading as Simply Be, Griffin House, 40 Lever Street, Manchester M60 6ES. (“Promoter”)
2. Each entrant taking part in this competition shall be referred to as a “Participant”. Participants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition.
3. The competition is only open to UK residents aged 18 years or above. Employees of the Promoters, their associated companies, their agencies associated with this competition and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.
4. To enter, Participants must submit the following: The answer to the question on the Simply Be Blog page, along with their name and email address. Only one entry per person.
5. Entries must be submitted via Simply Be Blog page.
6. Entries must be submitted between 25th January 2013 and midnight on the 4th February 2012 (the “Competition Period”). Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the Promoter’s database. Late entries will not be accepted and the Promoters accept no responsibility for entries which are lost or corrupted during transmission.
7. The winners will be drawn randomly from the Participants. The Winners will be notified via email.
8. There will be only 5 winners in total.
9. The decision of the Panel is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
10. The overall winners will be decided by a random draw from the Participants.
11. THE PRIZE – five winners will each receive a pair of tickets to the event, taking place on Saturday 16th February 2013. Participants must be able to travel to and from the event themselves and attend on this specific date.
12. The Prize is not transferable and there is no cash alternative.
13. If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, whether caused by infection by computer virus, mobile phone failure, line drop out, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness or integrity of the competition, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion (subject to any written direction given by a relevant Regulatory Authority) to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition.
14. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Win a gorgeous Charnos lingerie set!

 That’s right ladies it’s time to beat the January blues and get creative!

Here’s what you have to do:

 

 

It’s as easy as that, create a board and fill it up with all things blue from your favourite blue foods, to fashion to places, anything to represent this colour. We’ll pick the best blue board as our winner. So if you’re not already on it, get on Pinterest here and start pinning away.

Entries close 31st January 2013 – good luck xx

Terms and Conditions

1. The promoter of this competition is Candid Collections Limited, trading as Simply Be, Griffin House, 40 Lever Street, Manchester M60 6ES. (“Promoter”)
2. Each entrant taking part in this competition shall be referred to as a “Participant”. Participants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition.
3. The competition is only open to UK residents aged 18 years or above. Employees of the Promoters, their associated companies, their agencies associated with this competition and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.
4. To enter, Participants must do the following: Follow Simply Be UK on Pinterest, create a board and name it ‘Simply Be Blue’, repin the entry pin and fill your board with items and images with the theme ‘All things blue’ and include at least one item from Simply Be. Then post a link to your board in our comments box below the original pin. Only one entry per person.
5. Entries must be submitted via Pinterest.
6. Entries must be submitted between 10th January 2013 and midnight on the 31st January 2013 (the “Competition Period”). Entries are deemed to be received at the time of receipt into the Promoter’s database. Late entries will not be accepted and the Promoters accept no responsibility for entries which are lost or corrupted during transmission.
7. After the closing date, a winner will be chosen from all the entries by the Simply Be team. The final winner with the best blue board will be picked. The Winner will be notified on Pinterest unless an email address is given, then we will notify the winner by email.
8. There will be only 1 winner.
9. The decision of the Panel is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
10. THE PRIZE – one Winner will win the Charnos Cherub in Delphinium Blue lingerie set, subject to stock availability. If not available in your size an alternative Charnos lingerie set will be given, subject to stock availability.
11. The Prize is not transferable.
12. If for any reason this competition is not capable of running as planned, whether caused by infection by computer virus, mobile phone failure, line drop out, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other cause beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness or integrity of the competition, the Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion (subject to any written direction given by a relevant Regulatory Authority) to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition.
13. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.