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Unique Vintage Dress of The Month Club Review – October 2018


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Unique Vintage October 2018 - Box Front

Unique Vintage Dress of the Month Club is a subscription service that sends you one vintage-style dress from the Unique Vintage collection every month!

Unique Vintage October 2018 - Box Open Top

My Subscription Addiction paid for this box. (Check out the review process post to learn more about how we review boxes.)

Unique Vintage October 2018 - Unique Vintage Dress Top

About Unique Vintage

The Subscription Box: Unique Vintage Dress of the Month Club

The Cost: $50 per month + $7 shipping

The Products: One vintage-style dress from the Unique Vintage collection; offers sizes from XS through 4X

Ships to: U.S.

Good to know: If the dress doesn’t work for you one month, you can send it back for credit towards next month’s dress. However, shipping fees are non-refundable.

Unique Vintage October 2018 Review

You never quite know what you’re going to get with this subscription. It could be a party dress or one that you could wear to work.

FYI: Every month, you get an email from Unique Vintage and click through to pay if you want a package that month. If you ignore the email, nothing is sent and you don’t get charged. I never received my email in October (supposed to come between the 5th and 10th and was not in my spam folder) so late in the month, I contacted them. Since I have been a good customer they allowed me to get the October package late this one time. But that is why the review is so late, and it is a good reminder to be on top of this if you are a subscriber. Another note: I was charged sales tax on my shipment for the first time this month (I live in Georgia).

Let’s see what I got this month:

Unique Vintage October 2018 - Unique Vintage Dress Full Front

Unique Vintage 1960s Burgundy Red Stretch Sleeved Lucinda Wiggle Dress – Retail Value $78

The first thing I thought when I saw this was that it would be a great holiday party dress (I live in the South where it doesn’t get super cold). It has 6% spandex so my usual waist size issue wasn’t a problem (I am XS on top and bottom and M in waist size in the Unique Vintage sizing scheme, so I order S and hope for the best). I do feel the need to invest in some shapewear, now, though.

Unique Vintage October 2018 - Unique Vintage Dress Back

This is kind of a backward neckline style dress, which is an interesting detail (that would normally be hidden by my hair…). Yes, I know you can see the edge of my bra strap on one side but I think this would work just fine with a regular bra as long as you are mindful of the strap positioning.

Unique Vintage October 2018 - Unique Vintage Dress Broonch Closer

The dress came with this brooch, which I think is a nice accessory since I don’t think this neckline would work with most necklaces or scarves. It, along with the collar, probably contributed to my “holiday” impressions when I first saw this.

Verdict: The dress I received has a retail price of $78, which is a good value for this subscription at $41 over the cost of the dress plus shipping. The style is also cute and good seasonal office wear for me (some companies may have different rules, but this is absolutely fine for my job).

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? No, all boxes ship out at the same time of the month so it’s too late to get the October shipment. However, if you like the dress, you can order it from the link above. (Sign up for their email list; they have coupons and sales every now and then.)

Value Breakdown: This subscription costs $57 if you include shipping and you get one dress. Tax may also be charged now but that will vary by location.

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Written by Ragan Buckley

Ragan Buckley

Ragan stumbled across My Subscription Addiction in late 2013 and immediately subscribed to way too many beauty boxes. She’s now focused on boxes for her cats and dog, vegan/vegetarian food boxes, and craft subscriptions (and she didn’t give up beauty boxes entirely).

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.

10 Comments

  1. Stunning just stunning!!

  2. This is darling! Put your hair up for the best look, I think.

  3. Very Jackie O in my opinion. I love it!

  4. Great for a holiday party a la mad men!

  5. You look gorgeous as always.

  6. You look gorgeous. So ‘50’s going to dinner and dancing at a nightclub. Love it.

  7. Ragan, you always look so nice in these vintage outfits.

  8. You look awesome!
    It made your pale skin looks more stunning.
    Is it comfortable to wear?

    • Took a little bit of getting used to — the material really is quite stretchy, though I tend to choose garments on my own where I can move my legs a bit more.

  9. Stunning. But can you sit down?

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