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The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review – August 2014

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The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review - August

The Boodle Box is a monthly subscription box full of accessories and beauty products that encourage girls of all ages to uncover new things and discover themselves in the process. Each box includes everything from nail polish and nail art, to fashion accessories and beauty items, as well as some non-beauty extras. Additionally, the Boodle Box is customizable by age.

The Boodle Box kindly sent us this box to review.

 The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review - August 2014 Items

The Subscription: The Boodle Box

The Cost:

Monthly subscription – $24.99/month
3-Month subscription – $19.99/month
6-Month subscription – $19.99/month + free shipping
12-Month subscription – $19.99/month, free shipping, and the 12th box is free

The Products: Accessories, Nail polish/art, beauty items, and other little extras.

Ships to: US

Check out our Kid’s Subscription Box Directory for similar boxes!

The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review - August 2014 Card

Every Boodle Box comes with an information card, detailing the included items for that month.

 The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review - August 2014 Cupcake

Good Earth Beauty Cupcake Wipes – 10 mini wipes, value: $2.75

NPW Gifts Naughty But Nice Cupcake Hand Cream – .61 fl oz, value: $9.99

This hand cream definitely smells like cupcakes and these are such cute gifts to pair together!

The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review - August 2014 Strawberries

Hard Candy Kaleyedoscope Baked Eye Shadow Duo in “Daydream” – value: $6

Strawberry Sponge Sleep-In Curlers – 6-pack, value: $8.59

I don’t know how many pre-teen girls use sleep curlers these days, but these curlers are actually really cute – especially in the photos of them being used on Strawberry Curls’s website.

The Boodle Box Subscription Box Review - August 2014 Keychain

Neon Beaded Bracelets with Rhinestones – value: $24 (for the set of 4)

Gama Go Cupcake Key Cover – value: $1.16

Marina’s Closet Lilly Fabric Keychain – value: $6

Please note that they didn’t list where to find these specific bracelets on Etsy, so I just linked to a very similar item listing. They are definitely true neon and I can tell they’d light up under black lights. Also, they’re really well made – the beads feel almost rubberized and the elastic string feels pretty strong, too.

I think this keychain/key cap set is my favorite item in this box. I love how cute they are and even if I don’t end up using them myself, I know my little sister-in-law will love them!

Verdict: I love this Boodle Box – I think all the items go together very cohesively and everything seems to be well made/packaged. This whole box feels like a little gift basket, which I think makes it a success. As far as value goes, everything adds up to about $58.50! Anytime a box is more than double the cost, I’m happy!

What do you think of this month’s Boodle Box? Do you think a girl in your life would love something like this?

Written by Haley Faye

Haley Faye

Haley Faye first discovered Beauty Army and Birchbox in 2012 and instantly fell hard and fast for the world of subscription boxes. Over the years of writing for MSA she has found many subscriptions to fuel her addiction, but her favorites include fashion, geeky, beauty, and mom/baby boxes to share with her son.
All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.


  1. Is it weird that I kinda want all this stuff for myself? TOO CUTE!

  2. Wow, signed my 9-on-Monday year old up for a whole year based on this review. She will be over the moon for this box!

  3. This is super cute! I am going to sign up today 🙂

  4. This box is adorable! It’s much nicer than the sub I had for my youngest daughter (almost 10) from CandiGirl by Lip Factory (it went offline for a revamp and this sub really ups the ante for a relaunch!). The quality and theme are much better comparatively speaking. I can see these items actually being used versus opened and tossed into a corner of the bedroom.

  5. Love love love!
    Think I may subscribe to this to pick up random gifts for my nieces and neighbors.

  6. My 9 and 12 year olds both love using sleep curlers! Having long, straight hair, they love waking up with curls and waves.

  7. Liz, do you know if this is for the younger or older age grouping? it seems perfect for my girls, but i’mnot sure which box to subscribe to

    • Heather – that was the older box (Boodle Two – Ages 11+) …picture of the younger box in the comment below by Jennifer – or you can check out reviews on our facebook page and website! or

  8. I reviewed the Boodle Box 1 for ages 5-10 this month and it was perfect for my 8 year old.

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