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    • Figgi
    • By Figgi 27th Sep 16, 8:31 AM
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    Boots Star Gift thread
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    • 27th Sep 16, 8:31 AM
    Boots Star Gift thread 27th Sep 16 at 8:31 AM
    Just been into my local store and apparently the first star gift is a Smashbox set, usually about 30 but will be half price. - correction it is 30 cost of the bits would be over 70

    Starts Friday so I'm guessing more details will appear in next day or so.

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    Last edited by Figgi; 29-09-2016 at 9:41 AM. Reason: correction
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    • lucys mum
    • By lucys mum 10th Oct 16, 5:16 PM
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    I only got double points on Christmas gift
    Originally posted by Storck
    Girls - be proud ..... I got nothing
    • DomRavioli
    • By DomRavioli 10th Oct 16, 9:51 PM
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    I only got a 10% off Christmas Gift voucher


    It doesn't say that it cannot be used on a Star Gift just that the gift must have a green parcel sticker on it.
    Originally posted by catswiththumbs
    Star gifts don't have the sticker on.
    • RainbowDrops
    • By RainbowDrops 11th Oct 16, 7:36 AM
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    Star gifts don't have the sticker on.
    Originally posted by DomRavioli
    Ah, I thought that might be the case. Thanks for confirming.
    • d_rok69
    • By d_rok69 18th Oct 16, 7:16 PM
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    Just on the subject of star gifts and points. Does anyone know if you can ise double points vouchers at the points event 10 of points for every 50 spent?

    Also does anyone know..., i have a voucher double points when i buy a christmas gift. Is that double points only on the christmas gift or double points on the whole shop
    • Storck
    • By Storck 18th Oct 16, 7:29 PM
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    Just on the subject of star gifts and points. Does anyone know if you can ise double points vouchers at the points event 10 of points for every 50 spent?

    Also does anyone know..., i have a voucher double points when i buy a christmas gift. Is that double points only on the christmas gift or double points on the whole shop
    Originally posted by d_rok69

    The double points voucher would only work for those points on the part over 50. Or that is how it usually works.

    The double points when you buy a Christmas gift is just on the gift.
    If you find you are drinking too much give this number a call. 0845 769 7555
    • d_rok69
    • By d_rok69 18th Oct 16, 7:39 PM
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    Ok i wasnt sure i know ive read on this forum before someone doubled the 10 of points but cant find the post anywhere. Maybe it was an old rule and the changed it
    • Storck
    • By Storck 18th Oct 16, 7:45 PM
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    Ok i wasnt sure i know ive read on this forum before someone doubled the 10 of points but cant find the post anywhere. Maybe it was an old rule and the changed it
    Originally posted by d_rok69
    Try it but you wouldnt find out till it was too late. You would get 20 of points if you spend 100 though as it is 10 per 50 spend.
    If you find you are drinking too much give this number a call. 0845 769 7555
    • d_rok69
    • By d_rok69 18th Oct 16, 7:53 PM
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    I will go in store tomorrow for my lunch and ask the wee lady in my local boots i will post my findings. Fingers crossed we can all get mega points lol
    • Storck
    • By Storck 18th Oct 16, 8:06 PM
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    I will go in store tomorrow for my lunch and ask the wee lady in my local boots i will post my findings. Fingers crossed we can all get mega points lol
    Originally posted by d_rok69
    The answer will be no it doesn't double the 10 just like it doesn't double it if you have a 500 points if you spend 35 voucher.
    If you find you are drinking too much give this number a call. 0845 769 7555
    • some time soon
    • By some time soon 18th Oct 16, 8:30 PM
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    Try it but you wouldnt find out till it was too late. You would get 20 of points if you spend 100 though as it is 10 per 50 spend.
    Originally posted by Storck
    Hi its my intention to spend just over 100.00 in Boots on their event night are you sure I would then get 20 worth of points? it would be great if I did
    • Storck
    • By Storck 18th Oct 16, 9:00 PM
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    Hi its my intention to spend just over 100.00 in Boots on their event night are you sure I would then get 20 worth of points? it would be great if I did
    Originally posted by some time soon
    That is what it said in the small print I read.
    If you find you are drinking too much give this number a call. 0845 769 7555
    • Flowfy
    • By Flowfy 19th Oct 16, 7:36 AM
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    Does anyone know what the star gift is this week?
    • redagila
    • By redagila 19th Oct 16, 9:13 AM
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    Can anyone advise me how I can find any special offers for me on my account please? I haven't shopped in Boots for some time and I have forgotten how to access the personalised offers. Or is it just more senior moments!!


    Now found them.
    Last edited by redagila; 19-10-2016 at 5:06 PM.
    • CazmosWorld
    • By CazmosWorld 19th Oct 16, 10:52 AM
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    Rumour has it that the Star Gift this week is the Seventeen Match My Mood Beauty Box normally 40.00, it will be available from Friday at 20.00

    Carrie
    • CazmosWorld
    • By CazmosWorld 19th Oct 16, 10:53 AM
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    Does anyone know what the star gift is this week?
    Originally posted by Flowfy
    New to all this forum lark.. thought I was replying to you but didnt... I have posted the rumoured Star Gift for this week.
    • littlereddevil
    • By littlereddevil 19th Oct 16, 11:15 AM
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    I'm not buying any star gifts this year........
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    • p-pincher
    • By p-pincher 20th Oct 16, 7:06 PM
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    Really not sure if it's worth buying the 17 set. Definitely not worth 40 and can't make my mind up if it'd worth 20. I bought my eldest daughter it last year as a star gift but it just looked more impressive as a set of drawers. Was planning on buying to with my points but trying to work out how much I could buy of the smaller gift sets on the 3 4 2.
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    • Figgi
    • By Figgi 20th Oct 16, 7:24 PM
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    Quick heads up.

    Next week is a Sleek Box of Tricks set 25

    Followed by a Jack Wills Blanket Scarf set 25
    • sarahj1986
    • By sarahj1986 21st Oct 16, 7:37 AM
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    Feeling very underwhelmed by boots again this year. I remember back in the day getting a lot more items for less money. Some of these sets are hardly worth it at half the price let alone full price. I need some more no7 cream but the gift set I normally get at half price is 80 !!!55357;!!!56881; So half price makes it 40 and I only really use the creams in the set, hardly seems worth it in contrast to a couple of years ago when it was closer to 30.
    • Storck
    • By Storck 21st Oct 16, 7:49 AM
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    As with all the gift set offers they are only worth it if you are going to use it all. We have a box of No7 stuff from the past few years that will never get used in our house. Think it will be going to the Church Christmas Fair
    If you find you are drinking too much give this number a call. 0845 769 7555
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