Proper Post Subscription Box Review + Coupon – November 2018
Your one-way ticket to your best friend, UK-based Proper Post is a card & stationery subscription service sent to you monthly to help remind you of the special events in your life. Upon subscribing, you are directed to a page where you can enter in every special event for the year. Proper Post will email you monthly to remind you of upcoming events for the next two months. Your reminder email also comes with a link to choose a card you want to be included in your next 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 Proper Post
The Subscription Box: Proper Post
The Cost: $12.66 (£9.99) a month + shipping. A one-time pack costs $15.20 (£11.99).
COUPON: Use code MSA2OFF to save $2 off your first box!
The Products: exclusively-designed items: 1 card of your choice, 1 surprise item, and an exclusive pin!
Ships to: the US and Worldwide for $6.34 (£5), the UK for free
Proper Post November 2018 Review
Let It Snow Card
This was a nice holiday card; it’s a simple card that fits into the season. It is paired with a brown envelope and is blank on the inside for your perfect message.
This postcard seems like it could be fun once colored in; I think it could really come out very colorful. The postcard comes with an envelope, but most postcards can be sent without one, hence the address lines and stamp spot on the reverse side.
Gift Wrap Set
This was a nice inclusion for this time of year, just missing the gift bag!
It came with 6 sheets of sand colored tissue paper.
And a tiny card. While I instantly think this is the perfect set of materials for a gift using a gift bag, it could also be used for a smaller item, using the tissue paper to wrap. I personally just find little room for error using tissue paper as wrapping paper. Plus, you have to use multiple pieces since it is so see-through.
Polka Dot Washi Tape
I liked this tape over all the ones I have received previously. It is thick and has a backing on the tape roll that keeps the sticky side extra sticky.
The final item we received is this standard pencil with #writenow printed on it. This will officially be deemed the homework pencil.
Verdict: This month’s Proper Post was pretty basic, especially compared to last month’s parcel. I enjoyed the simple card for the holiday and the tape the most. I do kind of wish we got more holiday cards though instead of the seashell card, though.
To Wrap Up:
Can you still get this box if you sign up today? No, you will get next month’s parcel.
Coupon – Use MSA2OFF to save £2 off your first box!
Value Breakdown: This box costs $12.66 + $6.34 shipping, which means that each of the 5 items has an average cost of $3.80.
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