It’s arguably the most beautiful time of year—illuminated homes, festive dining room tables, party attire to the nines, and holiday smiles everywhere to match. It’s a time when we look forward to the year that lies ahead, but also when everyone looks back on the memories and moments that defined the year that’s transpired. It’s been quite a year for bloggers, gaining exponential editorial turf in every direction, quite notably in the realm of beauty. To celebrate, Spa Week Daily has teamed with Spa Boutique to create a high-value beauty and skin care gift basket to give away to the winner of this weekend’s contest. TO ENTER: In the comments section below, tell us… What was your favorite beauty blog post of 2009? – Write the name of the blog – Provide a link to the specific blog post – Tell us why you loved it in 25 words or less. THE PRIZE: Dermalogica Limited Edition Body Therapy Favorites: A beautiful set with Dermalogica’s Conditioning Body Wash and Body Hydrating Cream. The rich, skin conditioning botanical cleanser for the entire body leaves skin soft and supple. The advanced body cream has hydroxy acids and essential plant oils to smooth and condition skin. Both smell wonderfully fresh. (retail cost $52.00, value of buying them individually $130) Jane Iredale Limited Edition Sweet 15 Kit: To celebrate jane iredale’s 15th Anniversary, they released the Limited Edition Sweet 15 Kit that houses 15 PurePressed Eye Shadows, including seven new eye shadow shades, three PurePressed Blush and three Juts Kissed Lip Plumpers! (retail cost $89.00, value of buying the items individually $369) Guinot Gift Bag: A beautiful, sparkling clutch full of Deluxe sample sizes of Guinot products: Age Logic Cellulaire (15ml), Longue Vie Vital Lip (5ml), Guinot Anti-Wrinkle Mask (15ml), Vital Body Care (30ml), Cleansing Water (100ml) ($125 value, the Guinot clutch is a gift that cannot be purchased) Total gift basket value = $624.00 Winner will be chosen based on the blog post WE like the most, and we will inevitably take into consideration your reasons for loving it. As a bonus, the writer of the winning blog post will get a prize too— Spa Boutique will put together a custom little congratulatory package for blogger who’s post wins. Support your favorite beauty blogger! You have until Sunday at 11:59 EST to submit your answers, winner will be announced Monday morning. Spa Boutique in their own words: For the last 4 years Spa Boutique has been the online place for the best selection in quality, professional skin care brands. Carrying only the best such as Dermalogica, Guinot, YonKa, Jane Iredale, OPI, Zoya and more, you’ll never have to shop anywhere else for your beauty needs. Focusing on finding you the right products for your skin, they have many resources and ways to contact their fully trained staff. Gifts with Purchase and new brands are being added all the time so there’s always something new to see. Want to win more more more? Don’t forget we’re giving away ALL 90 of THESE beauty products… and having the jane iredale ultimate guiltless pleasure Chocoholicks lip gloss sweeps… and Allure is giving away $260 of beauty products… not to mention our Diamond Necklace sweeps… we’re just too nice. Start a Conversation Cancel a Conversation Connect with Enter your WordPress.com blog URL http://.wordpress.com Proceed Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.