I’ve never had Birchbox, but the post today inspired me: let’s talk subscription boxes, any kinds! Which ones are you interested in? Which ones do you have? Which ones have you tried but no longer have? I’ll go first :)

Subscription Boxes I Want:

I’m looking into Gwynnie Bee. It would be nice to have new pieces in my wardrobe and be able to try before I buy. The lowest price plan they have is $50/mo, though. If you’ve tried it, or even know someone who has, I’d love to get your thoughts on if it was worth it!

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I’m also looking into Blue Apron or Home Chef. I’m in a cooking/eating rut that isn’t healthy and was thinking something like this might make me live a little healthier. Has anyone ever tried one of these cooking boxes? What did you like/not like?

Subscription Boxes I Have:

I do Ipsy, which I love. No bag is ever a knock out, but I always get at least one item that I love and another that is practical.

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I also just got Sephora’s playbox, but they’re going to my house. I’m elsewhere for the summer, so I won’t be able to report back on that one until September. Has anyone else gotten the playbox, yet?

I only have enough budget, long term, to do one of these. Here’s hoping by September I’ll have enough information to decide.

Subscription Boxes I’ve Tried:

I’ve done GlossyBox. It was actually really great and I wish I could have afforded to keep it going through Grad school. Everything I got from it was high quality. Some of the colors and shades were off, though. But maybe that’s just me—I’m just not able to pull off blackish/purple lip gloss.

So let’s hear about your subscription box experiences!