Quirky Crate Subscription Box Review + Coupon – December 2018


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Quirky Crate party time box

Quirky Crate delivers a “box of awesome” to your doorstep each month. You can expect 5-8 eccentric accessories, cute stationery and stickers, fun household items, and pretty much anything they can find that will bring a smile to your face!

Quirky Crate womens lifestyle box

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

Quirky Crate all items

About Quirky Crate

The Subscription Box: Quirky Crate

The Cost: $34.99 + shipping

Coupon: Use code MSA10 to save 10% off!

The Products: You will receive at least 5-8 quirky items, including an enamel pin from a featured pin artist each box.

Ships to: the US for $5.95, Canada for $13.95, Mexico for $19.95, and the rest of the world for $20.95

Quirky Crate December 2018 Box Review

Quirky Crate love yourself info card

Quirky Crate artist spotlight

Hooray! It’s Quirky Crate time! Each box includes a card with a product list and some details on an artist featured in the box.

Quirky Crate roller skates

Quirky Crate roller skate enamel pin

Roll With It Enamel Roller Skate Pin – Listed Value $10.00

Eeeek! I’m so excited about this cute pin! I recently started doing roller derby, so I’m instantly smitten with everything and anything roller skates. I love the rainbow hues of the design and the crisp, clean quality. There are two posts on the back rather than one, so it’ll hold super securely on my jacket (or my derby gear bag).

Quirky Crate peach bag

Quirky Crate peach emoji bag

Quirky Crate peach purse

Quirky Crate zip shut peach purse

You’re a Peach Crossbody Bag – Listed Value $27.00

Okay, so this peach-emoji-inspired bag is super quirky and awesome. However! I’ve gotta say that the quality doesn’t feel like it hits the $27.00 mark for me. It’s faux leather, a little stiff, and most importantly, unlike the emoji, this bag hangs so that the peach is upside down.

Quirky Crate pink peach emoji purse

Quirky Crate pink emoji purse size

It’s big enough for a large phone, keys, and a few makeup must-haves. It definitely makes an impression, I just wish it could be worn upright! The zipper is along the bottom, and when you wear it, it tends to always flip itself into this upside down position.

Quirky Crate pouch

Quirky Crate patterned pouch

Quirky Crate star pattern makeup pouch

SJ Canvas Screen Printed Pouch – Listed Value $16.00

I wasn’t able to find this design online anywhere, but I think it’s awfully cute! This is the first item from featured artist Sam Jayne. The star pattern is really cute, and the message is upbeat and sweet. The chubby star-shaped charm and tassel on the zipper adds a playful accent, too. The bag is perfect for pens and pencils, makeup and brushes, greeting cards and stationery, crystals, or any other odds and ends that deserve a cute home.

Quirky Crate love yourself mug

Quirky Crate pink love yourself coffee cup

Quirky Crate pink tea mug

Quirky Crate love yourself lightning bolt

SJ Designs Love Yourself Mug – Listed Value $14.00

It’s great that there are two items from Sam Jayne in this box! This little mug is a cheerful addition to my desk each morning. I like the contrast between the hot pink, black, and red elements of this design. It’s obviously great for tea or coffee, but I’m probably going to use it as a pen cup so I can see it more often!

Quirky Crate striped headband

Quirky Crate bow headband

Striped Headband – Listed Value $6.00

This headband is simple but sweet. I like that it’s a blend of wired headbands and traditional U-shaped styles. Wired headbands that wrap around your head don’t ever stay put on my head, but I do love the cute way the ties can be posed in one way or another.

Quirky Crate green moose socks

Quirky Crate moose socks

Quirky Crate colorful moose pattern socks

Moose Socks – Listed Value $9.00

Do these socks fit the theme of the rest of the box? Well, no not really. But wow are they ever cute! I love moose, and I love them, even more, when they appear in such fun colors. They’re not too thick, not too thin, and hug my feet comfortably. I love how my sock collection has grown thanks to this subscription.

Quirky Crate be fierce you go girl notebooks

Quirky Crate notebooks inside

Quirky Crate set of notebooks

Set of 2 Girl Power Notebooks – Listed Value $5.00

I love getting a new notebook. So to get two? Whoopee! These pocket-sized notebooks have the added benefit of perky colors and fun, bold designs. The lined pages are great for grocery lists and other to-dos. I like keeping a notebook in my tote bag or purse pocket, just so I always have something I can scribble notes in, so these notebooks are exciting surprises for me.

Quirky Crate party confetti package

Quirky Crate rainbow confetti

Quirky Crate rainbow confetti circles

Party Confetti – Listed Value $4.00

These quarter-sized circles of crepe paper just LOOK cheerful, don’t they? While tossing confetti is traditional, I think I’ll use this to spread across the center of a table to add some fun and color to my next get-together.

The Verdict: I really like that Quirky Crate is finding ways to feature more artist-created products in each box! They’re always my favorite part. I also love the rainbow of colors in both the items and the box itself. While the quality of some of the items isn’t the highest, I feel like the wow factor is definitely there. Opening up this box each month always puts a smile on my face!

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? No. Order by the 13th of the month to get that month’s box. Boxes ship of the 15th of each month.

Coupon – Use code MSA10 to save 10% off!

Value Breakdown: The listed value of the items is $91.00. This box costs $34.99 + $5.95 shipping, which means that each of the 8 items in the box has an average cost of $5.12.

Check out all of our Quirky Crate reviews and the Women’s Subscription Box Directory!

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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!

Posted in Quirky Crate Reviews, Subscription Box Reviews, Subscription Boxes for Women| Tags: quirky crate | 5 comments

5 Comments

  1. FWIW, in Chinese culture, a peach is usually depicted with the stem side down – so if the bag is from a Chinese manufacturer, that might be why. In China, it’d be much more normalized for the pointy end of the peach to be considered the top of the peach

  2. Refreshingly honest review, Anna. Thank you for being honest and entertaining, both at the same time.

    • Aw, thank you!!! What a sweet compliment, H!

  3. This sub always looks so fun. That upside down bag would really annoy me though. And Anna,roller derby!,sounds very exciting.

  4. Sooooo glad I can comment again!! I love this subscription. It brings out my inner child though who am I kidding, I hide nothing.

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