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Gentleman’s Box Subscription Review + Coupon – October 2019

Brandi Dowell
ByBrandi DowellOct 13, 2019 | 7 comments

Gentleman's Box
3.9 overall rating
31 Ratings | 3 Reviews

Gentleman’s Box is a monthly subscription box for men “providing the essential elements suited for today’s gentleman.” Every delivery follows their saying – Look Good. Feel Good. Be Good. – and their items will fall into these categories.

There are two subscription types available:

  • The Classic Subscription: 4-5 products from lifestyle essentials to grooming necessities for $29/month
  • The Premium Box: 4-6 premium accessories to upgrade your wardrobe for $100/quarter. You must apply and be accepted for this option.

This is a review of the Classic Subscription for $29 a month.

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 Gentleman’s Box

The Subscription Box: Gentleman’s Box

The Cost: $29.00 a month + free US shipping 

COUPON: Use code MSA20 to save 20% off your first box.

The Products: Unique and high-quality men’s accessories

Ships to: The US for free and international for an additional charge 

Good to Know: Shipping and sales taxes are not included in the box price for subscribers in Michigan.

Gentleman’s Box October 2019 “Shining Star” Review

 

Included in our box was an issue of the Gentleman’s Post which is basically a booklet that describes the theme for the month and highlights the items included in our box. This month’s box is in honor of their favorite Shining Star, Jack Nicholson, and I love the creepy photo they chose for the cover!

 

Mr. Lapel Tie – Listed Value $24

This was the first time that my husband wasn’t too excited by the tie design. The color is nice and it has a good sheen to it, but it is very simple and feels a bit retro. While he isn’t too into this tie, it will still be a great one for him to wear to work and it will be easy to find shirts to pair it with!

I think that the design looks much nicer on and it works well paired with his blue slacks!

 

Hitsu Socks – Listed Value $16

My husband was a big fan of these socks when he saw them. I think the colors and design are great, plus all Hitsu socks are designed by street artists which is even more fun. They are also designed so that there is a specific sock for each foot.

 

Here they are on.

 

Shades Club Sunglasses and Case – Listed Value $35.00

These sunglasses were included specifically for this month’s honoree since he is rarely seen without a pair on his face. I love the old school vibe of these shades from Shades Club (check out our reviews of their monthly subscription). The frames are super lightweight, which might seem like an indicator of the quality, however, the lenses are nice and work well outdoors. The adjustable nose piece ensures a perfect fit and they came with a nice looking case to store them in.

Here they are on my husband. I never would have picked these for him, but I think he’s pulling them off!

 

A.K. Timepieces Watch – Listed Value $50.00

This is a nice, sleek-looking watch that my husband was pretty fond of. It features an alloy case, quartz movement, and a leather band in a nice rich brown color. The design is very simple, but it suits my husband’s style and I think this would be a nice one to wear casually or for work.

The face is a great size and looks pretty nice on!

 

Capsiva Pain Relieving Gel– Buy a 3 oz. tube for $19.99

The last item we received is more of a little bonus since it’s a sample. This pain-relieving gel is made from capsaicin which is a natural ingredient that blocks pain signals at the source and reduces inflammation. The recommended uses include headaches, sunburn, muscle, and back pain so I’m sure we will be able to find a use for this at some point!

Verdict: My husband and I both appreciated this the way this month’s Gentleman’s Box gave a subtle nod to Halloween and fall from the creepy Jack Nicholson image on our booklet to the various shades of brown. My husband loved the socks, watch and sunglasses this month! While he wasn’t overly excited by the tie, it is such a subtle design and neutral color that he will be able to use it for work. The total listed value for our box comes to $125 which is awesome for a $29 box!

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? Yes! Order by the end of October to get this month’s box. 

All orders placed on the last day of the month by 11:59 PM Pacific Time will start you with the current month’s box.

COUPON: Use code MSA20 to save 20% off your first box.

Value Breakdown: This box costs $29 + free shipping, which means that each of the 4 items (not counting the pain gel) in the box has an average cost of $7.25. 

Check out all our Gentleman’s Box reviews and the best 2019 boxes for men!

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What did you think of this month’s Gentleman’s Box?

The Gentleman's Box is a monthly subscription box service that delivers upscale, high-end grooming, style and fashion essentials for men. Along with all these great essentials, the latest issue of GQ Magazine will be packaged as well and delivered right to your doorstep.
Brandi Dowell
Brandi Dowell
Brandi has loved the idea of subscription boxes since joining Birchbox in 2013. Now that she’s a mother of 3, she loves finding unique boxes to educate and entertain her kids while enjoying some more pampering boxes for herself. Her favorites these days are Lillypost, KiwiCo boxes & Wicked Good Perfume!

Brandi Dowell
Brandi Dowell
Brandi has loved the idea of subscription boxes since joining Birchbox in 2013. Now that she’s a mother of 3, she loves finding unique boxes to educate and entertain her kids while enjoying some more pampering boxes for herself. Her favorites these days are Lillypost, KiwiCo boxes & Wicked Good Perfume!
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7 comments

Vaughan D Gartrelle

Thank you so much for this preview. It actually is leading me to order the premium box early because I feel like this box and that box work so well together. I am so excited. I am like a child.

Brandi Dowell

Thanks for reading, Vaughan! I hope you enjoy everything you receive! 🙂

Emma

Your husband totally pulled off those shades! They look fantastic – as does the rest of the outfit. He looks great!

Brandi Dowell

Thanks so much, Emma! He’ll be happy to hear that! 🙂

Kristin

Thanks for the modeling photos so much better to see in use!

Brandi Dowell

Thanks for reading, Kristin! 🙂

Tat

You must apply and be accepted to get the premium box. What new marketing genius is this?

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