Trendy Memo Subscription Box Review + Coupon – July 2017
“Trendy Memo, which is formerly MemOh Box, was created to make your workspace your happy place”! Their subscription box service is geared for trendy business women, hip students or those that work from home.
My Subscription Addiction paid for this box. (check out the review process post to learn more about how we review box.)
The Subscription Box: Trendy Memo
The Cost: $34.99 a month + shipping or $384.00 a year + shipping
Use code FREETHERAPY to receive a bonus Beaux Cosmetic Vitamin E Lip Therapy!
The Products: 4-6 products in the monthly box and 5-7 products in the quarterly box. Products range from “cute office supplies, unique desk accessories, beauty products, yummy & healthy snacks, helpful nutritional information and much more”.
Ships to: The United States (for $5.00) and Canada (for $10.00)
Good to know: Trendy Memo also has a shop where you can purchase miscellaneous items and pre-order limited edition boxes.
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Enclosed is an info card with the products featured in the box, a “My Monthly Memo” to-do list, and their “VIP Memo Markdown” – a spotlight on a brand that will be featured with a “Memo” markdown. This month they partnered with Enclothe Boutique and members receive 15% off their dresses. Also, there is a Gold Pineapple Pin attached to the info card to accessorize my favorite outfit. Pineapples have been the latest trend in subscription boxes and this is the second pin I have received. The last one I received was in the PopSugar Mystery Box.
Weathered Anchor Stripe Pocket Note – Value $4.95
This 3” x 4” note pad has a magnetic closure and is the appropriate size for my handbag or pocket. It has 75 blank sheets with a design of a blue anchor in the lower right- hand corner. I love receiving items that have nautical designs it reminds me of my son who’s in the Navy.
Macaroon Erasers – Value $6.00
These macaroon erasers are too cute and they look so real! There are 12 erasers in the colors, lime, yellow, pink, and aqua-blue. The erasers are about an inch in diameter, sturdy and get the job done.
Black Jeweled Pencil – Value $1.00?
This black pencil has a purple jewel at the bottom where the eraser would be. Sleek, thin, and a touch of bling to an ordinary pencil. It would have been nice to receive a pack of pencils but then again, I use pens more than pencils and I may have overlooked using them. The website I found didn’t have the price so my value is a guess.
Summer Breeze Fragrance Sachet – Value $1.99 (buy a set of 4 for $7.99)
This floral, citrusy scented sachet on a hanger is small enough to hang anywhere. I can hang in my closet, bathroom, or tuck in my dresser drawer or they suggest to keep with stationery to add a light scent to my letters. I may hang this in my bathroom near my towels.
Debossed Leatherette Journal-Watermelon – Value $14.00
I have a few journals and some I have gifted to friends so another journal is not too exciting for me but it’s appropriate for this box. I would love to see a guided journal or a passwords journal (do people still keep track of their passwords, nowadays?) in a future box. This bound leatherette covered journal is gold foil embossed on the front to look like watermelon seeds and is a nice touch. The journal has 160 lined pages with a watermelon on the top of each page as well as, along with green page edges to complete the watermelon theme. The journal measures at 5 9/16” W x 8 1/8” H.
Tropical Mango Green Tea Mints, 0.88 oz. – Value $1.66
This pocket size packet of mints has a menthol taste and left a cooling sensation in my mouth. There were hints of a fruit flavor but I couldn’t detect the mango taste. They are about 40 mints at 5 calories each and some of the ingredients consist of mango and citrus extracts, organic matcha green tea, peppermint oil and xylitol.
Verdict: This month’s curation was creative and useful. The items, as usual, are on par with what I would need at my desk: note pads, journal, breath mints, a sachet to keep my area smelling fresh and the cutest macaroon erasers to go with the pencil I received. It can get boring having the same old desk accessories and this box makes sure I get a variety of items that are never dull. Trendy Memo has a value of $29.60, which is below the cost of the box and doesn’t include the bonus pineapple pin.
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