CHC Vintage Clothing Subscription Box Review – October 2018
CHC Vintage is a vintage fashion subscription box. Choose a dress box or a t-shirt and jewelry box. For the dress box, you can also choose from categories like “90s Grunge,” “Bohemian,” “Vintage Prints,” “Romantic,” and “Minimalist.” You can see some examples of what the CHC Vintage folks consider to belong to each category on the sign-up page.
This review is of the Romantic Dress, $39.99 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 CHC Vintage
The Subscription Box: CHC Vintage
The Cost: $39.99/month (save with longer subscriptions)
The Products: One vintage dress curated just for you (after choosing size and style, there are additional questions like what colors would you never wear, what occasions would you want the dress for, what lengths you prefer, etc.).
Ships to: U.S. for free and Worldwide for an additional cost
CHC Vintage October 2018 Review
When you sign up you fill out a customer style survey where you answer questions about your personal style so each subscriber gets a dress that’s customized just for them. Let’s see what I received this month!
I love that they send a handwritten note to go along with your dress. This note explained a bit about the piece that I received which is from the 70’s/80’s era. They also gave some styling tips which I think is really helpful!
Sally III Knit Dress, Size 11/12
When I first pulled this dress out, I was drawn to the color but I was really unsure about until I tried it on. I ended up loving the way it fits though! It’s probably a bit tight at the bust, but the skirt is fantastic! I liked how it was heavy but had so much movement to it. The length was perfect for me and really gave me fall vibes, which I love. I think this could easily translate into a cute and stylish wicked witch costume for Halloween. It’s something about that beautiful green color, which also feels very 80’s to me. I know I need some smaller booties to go with it, but these were all I had for modeling. I also love how it’s broken up in the middle by a completely different fabric and texture. The sleeves are the only part I can’t figure out. They are not quite a full length on me and I can’t tell if it’s intentional or not. I don’t think it affects the look too much though.
Here are some close-ups. You can see there is a tiny bit of pilling on the fabric, but it’s not super noticeable. I love the knit detail here in the center of the dress and the gold hardware on the belt. It actually has belt loops for the belt to go through which I appreciate since waist belts never seem to stay up on me! This fabric is thick and feels like it’s a really great quality, definitely perfect to take me into winter time as they recommended in my note.
Verdict: This was another win for me from CHC Vintage! I’m totally impressed with how they are able to match my style and send me pieces that I feel are fairly flattering. I just really need to up my jacket and accessories game so that I can really make the most of these dresses! This dress is in great shape and the material seems like it’s a quality material that will continue to last. I am having a lot of fun with this $39.99 subscription so far and I’m excited for next month.
To Wrap Up:
Can you still get this box if you subscribe today? No, every box is different based on your style and size preferences.
Value Breakdown: This box costs $39.99, including free shipping, and I received one vintage dress.
Keep Track of Your Subscriptions: Add this box to your subscription list or wishlist!
What do you think of CHC Vintage? What style would you choose?