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Gentleman’s Box Subscription Review + Coupon – August 2018

Eric Cadman
ByEric CadmanAug 20, 2018 | 2 comments

Gentleman's Box
3.9 overall rating
31 Ratings | 3 Reviews

Gentleman’s Box is a monthly subscription box for men “providing the essential elements suited for today’s gentleman.” Every delivery follows their saying – Look Good. Feel Good. Be Good. – and their items will fall into these categories.

This is a review of the Monthly Subscription, $25 a month, box.

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.)

About The Gentleman’s Box

The Subscription Box: The Gentleman’s Box

The Cost: $25.00 a month + free US shipping

COUPON: Use code MSA20 to save 20% off your first box.

The Products: High quality, unique men’s accessories

Shipping: the US for free and International, their FAQ page says that there is an additional charge for outside of the U.S.

Gentleman’s Box August 2018 Review

The August Gentleman’s Box features a lot of neutral color tone items – including a tie, pocket square, and socks.

The booklet has a ton of information – including styling tips for your new goods.

Of course, you’ll also find more information on the items in your box.

Make sure to read the booklet – there’s an exclusive deal at the end, as well!

The Dark Knot Tie – Value $55

Every box starts with a tie, and this month’s tie is a 100% linen tie from The Dark Knot.

I have a lot of darker tone ties – so I was happy to get a lighter tone this month.

The tie has an almost burlap feel to it – it also has a bit of a rustic look, with little pops of brown color.

The White Sock Company Socks – Value $12

Pair the tie with some neutral tone, but fun, socks from The White Sock Company.

While these are valued at $12 in the booklet, all of their current sock selections retail for $15 – so it’s a little extra value.

The socks are a 80/15/3/2 cotton/polyester/spandex/nylon blend.

I pretty much never complain about socks in boxes, because I always use them. These are comfortable and cozy, too – ready for the fall!

Gentlemen Essentials Tie Clip – Value $15

To spice up that neutral tie, you’ll receive this simple silver tie bar.

This doesn’t have a clasp, so you’ll just need to cinch this on your tie.

It gives that classic tie a little bit of a modern look – I like this simple tie clip.

Allen Young Pocket Square – Value $19

This month’s pocket square almost perfectly echoes the tie in both color and material as it’s also 100% linen.

This was my least favorite of the items this month. Like the tie, it’s a bit burlap-y and felt a bit rigid. But, after reading the information I did find it interest that the entire thing is hand cut and stitched – and no two are alike. That’s pretty interesting.

Linen Laundry Bag – Value $10

The final item in the box is a Gentleman’s Box original – a personal laundry bag. This is perfect to pack in your suitcase and separate your post-trip dirty clothing.

Verdict: I thought the August box was really good! Aside from not loving the pocket square, I really like the tie, tie clip, socks, and laundry bag – all of that definitely puts me over the top in terms of value, so no complaints here!

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? Yes. From Gentleman’s Box:

All orders placed on the last day of the month by 11:59 PM Pacific Time will start you with the current month’s box.

Coupon – Use coupon code MSA5 to save $5 off of your first box!

Check out all our Gentleman’s Box reviews and the Men’s Subscription Box DirectoryKeep Track of Your Subscriptions: Add this box to your subscription list or wishlist!

What did you think about the August 2018 Gentleman’s Box?

The Gentleman's Box is a monthly subscription box service that delivers upscale, high-end grooming, style and fashion essentials for men. Along with all these great essentials, the latest issue of GQ Magazine will be packaged as well and delivered right to your doorstep.
Eric Cadman
Eric Cadman
Eric is the co-founder of My Subscription Addiction. He's been hooked on geek subscription boxes since 2012 thanks to Loot Crate and Nerd Block. Geek boxes sparked his desire for collecting Funko Pops and comic book statues!

Eric Cadman
Eric Cadman
Eric is the co-founder of My Subscription Addiction. He's been hooked on geek subscription boxes since 2012 thanks to Loot Crate and Nerd Block. Geek boxes sparked his desire for collecting Funko Pops and comic book statues!
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2 comments

TK

My son loves getting this box! Everything seems high quality. The only thing he could do without are the pocket squares. Does anyone repurpose these things?

Eric Cadman

Good question! I end up just keeping a collection for any time I’m going to a wedding or anything like that – I end up having quite the selection. But, I’m curious if anyone has ideas!

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