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Sticky Kit Washi Tape Subscription Review + Coupon – April 2018

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018

Sticky Kit Washi Tape is a new monthly subscription from Sticky Club. Their kits include all kinds of new and exciting washi tape, plus a stationery item that ships straight from Japan.

Sticky Kit Washi Tape March 2018 Package

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Items

This package was sent to us at no cost for review. (Check out the review process post to learn more about how we review boxes.)

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Unboxing

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Tapes

About the Sticky Kit Washi Tape Subscription

The Subscription Box: Sticky Kit Washi Tape

The Cost: $14.99 a month + $2.00 shipping

COUPON: Use code MSA10 to save 10% off your first box!

The Products: Every month you’ll receive 3-4 washi tapes and 1 stationery item.

Ships to: Worldwide

Sticky Kit April 2018 Review

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Thank You

On the back of the little “Enjoy your April Kit” welcome card is this quick thank you with info about where to find Sticky Kit online. The Sticky Kit shop usually has past kits available for purchase, and occasionally they have products from the current month’s subscriptions for sale.

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Envelope

Frontier “Teaware” Pochibukuro Mini Envelope

Sticky Kit includes a bonus non-tape item in their washi tape kits and this time it was a small envelope patterned with kitchen supplies such as tea kettles, pots, bowls, whisks, and more. It’s so cute! I can see myself using it to gift a piece of jewelry or perhaps to pass along a family recipe.

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Food Washi Tape

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Dessert Washi Tape

Roundtop x Yano Design Japanese Sweets Washi Tape – Estimated Value $6.50

To kick things off here is a delightfully artful tape featuring all sorts of Japanese snacks and desserts. I’m no connoisseur of Japanese foods, but these ones are illustrated so beautifully that it makes me want to try them all! Perhaps you can see from the image of the washi tape roll that this tape has die-cut edges, which is a thoughtful and artful touch.

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Example

I put this tape to use right away in my kitchen! My husband has been making himself “bulletproof coffee” in the morning, have you heard of it? It’s when you add a dollop of coconut oil (or butter or ghee) into your coffee and blend it so that it’s creamy and frothy, like a latte. It’s supposedly amazing for energy levels and cognitive function. I’m not a big coffee drinker, but I decided to try it with tea. So, in the above picture, you can see the blender cup that came with my immersion blender all set up and waiting for my tea water to boil. I’m can’t stand it when my tea bag tab plunges into the hot water, yet I’m so bad about remembering to hold it in place, so I taped it in position!

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Green Washi Tape

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Leafy Washi Tape

mt Mujinagiku Hiwa Washi Tape – Retail Value $2.13

This pattern looks so familiar, I could’ve sworn I received it in a previous Sticky Kit Washi Tape package! But, alas, I looked back through the archives of my reviews and I think it must just be similar to a design I’ve seen before. Either way, I love it! It features one of my favorite colors and has a really nice, neutral print that I can see being very versatile in crafts and such.

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Sample

I received my Sticky Kit Washi Tape package right at the tail end of tax season, and I was determined to keep my tax documents organized this year. So I grabbed a folder and indicated what’s inside each pocket as you can see above. Back in college when I used folders more regularly, I stopped writing subjects directly on the front so that I could reuse them without having to cross anything out. Using washi tape is an effective and arguably more eye-catching solution!

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Animal Tape

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Dog Washi Tape

Active Corporation Shibata-san and Miyake-san Washi Tape – Estimated Value $3.50

I’m a true animal lover, so I am totally obsessed with this tape! It looks like Shibata-san and Miyake-san might be Japanese cartoon characters. Add this to the list of cartoons I wish were real! I love Shiba Inu pups and Calico cats alike.

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Tape in Use

My husband and I keep an ongoing grocery list taped to our fridge so we can add to it as our regular items run out. I like to tape the list instead of using one of our clip magnets so that the list lays flat. Don’t Shibata-san and Miyake-san look cute among our other refrigerator decorations?

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 mt ex Tape

Sticky Kit Washi Tape April 2018 Tutorial Washi Tape

mt Tea Ceremony Washi Tape – Retail Value $3.19

This tape is absolutely fascinating! It gives step-by-step directions for how to have a Japanese tea ceremony. What an interesting medium for such a concept. I almost don’t want to use it and would rather save it! I guess that would make it a good candidate for scrapbooking our journaling—sticking it somewhere where it could be preserved and seen again.

The Verdict: I love the variety in this month’s Sticky Kit Washi Tape selection! That was a piece of feedback I had for last month’s offerings, and Sticky Kit seemed to have been listening. A mix of versatile, novelty, and artistic tapes is totally my perfect box, so I was really happy this time around. This subscription costs $16.99 and the contents added up to an estimated $15.32. I’m fine with this value because it’s fun to be surprised by the different designs!

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? No, if you order now you’ll receive May’s box. The May kit will ship between May 1-7.

Coupon – Use code MSA10 to save 10% off your first box!

Value Breakdown: I received 4 rolls of washi tape and 1 small envelope in this kit. At $16.99 for this box ($14.99 + $2.00 shipping), I paid approximately $3.40 per item.

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Written by Christen Russo

Christen Russo

Christen is a smile collector, outdoors enthusiast, and appreciator of soggy French fries. Her favorite subscriptions involve eco-friendly products and clothes, nature supplies, stationery, and coffee. She can be easily won over with a good sheet of stickers.

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Comments (2)

  1. Christen! What lovely ideas for using the washi tape! I would NEVER have thought of the tea one! What a great idea!

    • Hey thanks, Marn!!

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