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Xpocity Vancouver 2014 – A Girls Night Out!!

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I was extended an invitation by the Socialettes (a local all-women’s PR company) to attend the first ever Xpocity Vancouver event, held at the swanky Four Seasons Ballroom Vancouver.

Xpocity Vancouver was described as a “social shopping” experience that combines a ladies evening out with product sampling and shopping.  Sounds like a superb girls night out to me!  I quickly enlisted Miz Brown Sugar to accompany me for some fun.

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It was an all-out soiree.  Ladies were dressed up to the nines and there were photographers, photo booths, just fun all-around.  Vendors ranging from fashion to food, event coordinators, spas and makeup were on-site for the ultimate in ladies’ pampering!

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Some vendors offered mini manicures, some offered make-up and eyelash touch-ups.  We got a short but relaxing hand massage at the Moroccan Oil/Eccotique stall.  We even got a hairstyle change with Moroccan oil products…I got my straight hair curled and Ms. Brown Sugar got her curly hair straightened!

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There was also wine to be sampled, and food and sweets to be nibbled on…I will say that I had quite a few yummy macarons from Bon Macaron Patisserie that night.  The owners are both from France!!!  That’s why when we approached, he asked if we’ve had real macarons before =)

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Ms. Brown Sugar and I had lots of fun at Xpocity Vancouver this year.  It was a very well-organized event and everyone was obviously in good spirits.  There was a decent amount of stuff to see but I didn’t feel there was enough to spend a lot of time there.  However this WAS the first event ever so I think it’ll only go up from here.  I hope they’ll continue to grow and expand to become THE event for ladies every year!

Disclaimer: I received complimentary entry to this event but all opinions are my own.

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