RebeccaMail Deluxe Lifestyle Box Review + Coupon- September 2016
RebeccaMail is a monthly subscription box aimed at adding a sense of surprise to everyday adult life. Each month, you’ll receive what RebeccaMail calls a “care package” filled with 5-6 curated lifestyle items, plus an inspiring greeting card to pass along or keep for yourself.
RebeccaMail offers a Deluxe Lifestyle Box, and a stationery-themed Snail Mail Box. This is a review of the Deluxe Lifestyle Box for September. (Look how fun and pink it is!)
This box was sent to us at no cost for review. (Check out the review process post to learn more about how we review boxes).
The Subscription Box: RebeccaMail Deluxe Lifestyle Box
The Cost: $35.00 a month + shipping, or choose a 3 month prepay plan for $99.00 + shipping ($33.00 per box) or a 6 month prepay plan for $195.00 + shipping ($32.50 per box). The Snail Mail Box is $20 a month + shipping, or choose a 3 month prepay plan for $57 + shipping ($19.00 per box) or a 6 month prepay plan for $111.00 + shipping ($18.50 per box).
COUPON: Use code SUBSCRIPTIONADDICTION to save 10% off any subscription!
The Products: Upbeat beauty and lifestyle items.
Ships to: US only. ($6 flat rate shipping)
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There is SO MUCH fun stuff in this box to explore. Let’s get to it!
Right on the top of the box is a greeting from Rebecca, the entrepreneur who created RebeccaMail. The theme this month is “Back to You!”, and according to the note on the reverse of this school bus image, all of the items are meant to help make the recipient feel spectacular. Sounds good to me!
On the reverse side of this card is a list of the box’s contents and their values.
“Embrace Today” Matted Art Print – Value $10.00
Between the beautiful illustration and the matted presentation, there’s a lot to love about this print. I really appreciate the mat—it’s a simple yet thoughtful detail that brings value and sophistication to this piece of decor.
Two Deluxe Bath Bombs – Value $10.00
Next up are a set of two bath bombs, one scented like Almond Coconut (the creamy colored one) and the other like Snickerdoodle (the darker one). The Snickerdoodle bath bomb is almost the color of a blueberry smoothie in person, so I was curious as whether this classic cookie scent would ring true. It definitely did. Both bombs have lovely, gently sweet, French-bakery kinds of aromas to them, a pleasant fizz, and a hint of twinkle.
Mary Kay Amour Lipstick – Value $15.00
This Mary Kay color goes on smooth and has a translucent pinky-peach color that’s easy to build to your desired brightness. The shade is light, warm, fun, and probably a crowd pleasing match for beauty lovers with different skin tones. I thought it was sweet how the lipstick has heart designs pressed into it. And I absolutely love that a portion of the proceeds from this lipstick go to supporting women’s and children’s shelters, as well as victims of domestic violence.
Boom Chicka Pop Kettle Corn (1 oz) – Value $0.88 (Listed Value: $2.00)
$2 feels like a lot for popcorn, but this is a lot of organic, non-GMO snack for your buck. And did I mention it’s really delicious? This kettle corn tasted only lightly sugared and salted, so that I didn’t have that sickish feeling by the time I hit the end of the bag (and I hit it pretty fast…). Awesome midday snack!
Sassy Magnet – Value $3.00
I definitely smiled at this silly little magnet. And at the clever presentation. (Get it? The little teal magnet is presented on a print of a fridge!) Super cute.
Gold & Ivory Crystal Druzy Necklace – Value $36.99
I think this gold and crystal necklace is really cool—I love the trend towards raw-looking gems, so I’m super into this understated, just-edgy-enough pendant. It comes tucked inside a tiny drawstring pouch, which I hope I can find a happy purpose for. (maybe to hold my quarters for the laundromat?)
If you don’t know about the Starfish Project, definitely read up! This organization uses a jewelry business (along with numerous other programs) as an initiative to bring jobs and career experience to victims of human trafficking and exploitation. What a great backstory to a beautiful piece!
Queen Anne’s Lace Card – Value $4.50
This glossy floral greeting card features a famous A.A. Milne quote. I especially like the filtered, vintage vibe of the photo. RebeccaMail includes cards in their boxes in the hopes that you can spread a little cheer to someone you care about. I’m always so flattered when I get a thoughtful card out of the blue—I’m sure this would make a much-appreciated, very unexpected surprise for someone special!
Last but not least, the box contains a few cards (I love this round one by Starfish Project) and a free coaching call with Sandra Joseph, a life coach who helped RebeccaMail’s founder discover her true passion and dive into the subscription box world.
Verdict: Seriously, this RebeccaMail box has SO much in it! I loved the positive, upbeat vibes of these treasures, and that a few of them had community-benefitting causes associated with them. The value of this box was about $60, which far exceeds the price of the box, and I felt like the quality of the pieces matched, if not surpassed what I expected for a box at this price range. If you’re looking for a lighthearted lifestyle box, this is definitely one I’d recommend.
Do you like inspiring items like the ones in this month’s RebeccaMail?