Sanrio Small Gift Crate by Loot Crate Review + Coupon – Fall 2018


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loot crate sanrio small gift box exterior

Sanrio Small Gift Crate is the latest partner crate from Loot Crate! It’s a quarterly subscription revolving around all things Sanrio – so you can expect items from your favorite Sanrio characters, like Hello Kitty and Gudetama!

loot crate sanrio small gift unboxing

Even the box is special and super cute each time!

loot crate sanrio small gift reversible box

loot crate sanrio small gift game box

loot crate sanrio small gift box

Once you turn it inside out, you’ll reveal the “Super Cute Carnival” design.

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loot crate sanrio small gift unboxing and review of all items

About Sanrio Small Gift Crate

The Box: Sanrio Small Gift Crate

The Cost: $39.99/quarter + $5 shipping

Coupon: Use code ADDICTION to save 10% off any length subscription!

The Products: This quarterly subscription includes exclusive collectibles, apparel, and accessories featuring your favorite Sanrio friends that you won’t find anywhere else.

Ships: Worldwide

Fall 2018 Sanrio Small Gift Crate Review

loot crate sanrio small gift theme

loot crate sanrio small gift product list

The info sheet doubles as a mini poster. The visual list of products is handy as always.

loot crate sanrio small gift tshirt

loot crate sanrio small gift

Exclusive Multi-Character T-Shirt

I love the tees that I get with this subscription. This carnival-themed heathered-gray tee has a retro 80s vibe to it that I really like. The charcoal-colored fabric is 100% cotton, too,  making it comfy and breezy to wear.

loot crate sanrio small gift green and black hello kitty blind box

loot crate sanrio small gift hello kitty figurine collectable

loot crate sanrio small gift green kitty figurine

loot crate sanrio small gift hello kitty figurine

Exclusive Hello Kitty Neon Variant Figure

I really like the edgy neon quality of this blind box figurine! Subscribers could receive this green version, a pink version, or a blue version. I think the green looks the most cosmic-bowling-alley of them all, haha. This lightweight plastic kitty stands just over 3″ tall.

loot crate sanrio small gift hip pack

loot crate sanrio small gift fanny pack

loot crate sanrio small gift black fanny pack

Multi-Character Hip Pack

I know they might not be the most fashionable thing, but I am so happy that fanny packs like this one are making a comeback. They’re just so handy! The next time I head out on a hike or to a fair, I’m going to keep this strapped around my waist. It’s great not to have to worry about a purse slipping off my shoulder or a bulky backpack. Plus, I love the colors and characters on this zip-shut adjustable hip pack. There’s even a zippered inner pocket for keys or cash.

loot crate sanrio small gift patches pins

loot crate sanrio small gift pin embroidered patches

loot crate sanrio small gift pin backs

loot crate sanrio small gift hamburger dog

Multi-Character Embroidered Patch Pin Set

This style of decorative pins has popped up in a lot of recent Sanrio crates. I have to say, I really love the concept—each pin has the look of a cute embroidered patch without the commitment of something you have to iron in place. My favorite of the three has to me Pompompurin! Look at their cute little burger!

loot crate sanrio small gift super cute carnival spiral bound notebook

loot crate sanrio small gift pink notebook pages

loot crate sanrio small gift notebook

Multi-Character Notebook

This spiral-bound notebook has pretty pink pages inside! How fun! It’s a 5″ x 7″ notebook, so it’s on the smaller side, but I figure it’ll come in handy for things like shopping lists or jotting down recipe ingredients to pick up at the store. I can just toss this bright notebook in my bag and flip it to the right page when I get to the store. Since it’s spiral-bound, I can just keep it propped up and open in my cart!

loot crate sanrio small gift red container

loot crate sanrio small gift small red container

loot crate sanrio small gift red container backing

Sanrio Trinket

This tiny container was the only item in the box that I was less than impressed by. It’s billed in the product list as a kind of coin purse, but it seems like it’s missing a chain that would make it all the more convenient. I might also be biased as I’ve never kept change in a hard plastic container like this one—I’m more of a pouch gal. Still, I’ll have to give it a go now that I own it!

Verdict: I liked the vibe of this month’s box. There were lots of useful items (the notebook, the hip pack, the t-shirt) in addition to fun collectibles. I also tend to like when fall boxes don’t follow the usual autumn-leaves-and-pumpkin-spice motif that I see a lot more this time of year. This carnival theme feels a lot more unique and quirky. Personally, I feel like this box is slightly higher priced than what I’d feel comfortable spending on myself each month (especially since the products are typically more fun than functional), but I could see it making a great gift!

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? Unfortunately, no. But you have until December 15th to sign up for the winter box!

Coupon – Use code ADDICTION to save 10% off any length subscription!

Value Breakdown: This box costs $39.99 + $5 shipping, which means that each of the 6 items in the box has an average cost of $7.50.

Check out all of our Sanrio Small Gift Crate reviews and other Kawaii Subscription Boxes in the Subscription Box List.

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What do you think of the Fall Sanrio Small Gift Crate?

Written by Anna Reilly

Anna Reilly

Anna loves collecting little treasures, be they pop-culture finds, handmade mementos, or new potions to put in her makeup bag. Beauty boxes got her interested in the subscription world, but now she’s swooning for all things kawaii!

All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. If you buy something, MSA may earn an affiliate commission. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.

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4 Comments

  1. Glad I cancelled my subscription. This crate went from amazing to I can totally live without. It has increased in price twice and decreased in value both times. I’ve already found shirt and figurine for sale online. Makes me sad, this was my favorite box until this year.

  2. I ordered this along time ago when they were running a 40% off special so I really can’t complain to much! I do feel that this seasons box was light, I was definitely expecting at least one or 2 more items when I received this the box was so light half of it got crushed in shipping. I don’t think I’ll be subbing to this again unless another 40% off coupon comes out it just seems like these used to be jam packed with items

  3. I love the neon on black! I agree that the box is just a little too pricey — especially for me since I doubt they have my tshirt size, which is 4x or 5x. Maybe I can swap for some of the other items.

  4. I use a small container like that to keep pills like tylenol, advil, midol, etc. in my purse.

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