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Calendar September 28, 2014 09/28/14 AuthorBy Subscription Box Mom Comments 0 Comments 0

August 2014 Whimseybox Review

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WhimseyBox is a craft subscription box that sends a complete craft, with all the supplies needed, for $15.00 a month. Every month, WhimseyBox sends project instructions, DIY supplies, a reusable storage box, and an original 5×7 original art print each month. WhimseyBox’s slogan is “Stop pinning, start making”.  WhimseyBox sends everything to me for $15.00 a month.  I am going to note, Whimseybox is having major customer service issues and delayed shipments.  You can see my post HERE for more information.  I am glad they finally shipped their August box, but it is much too late.  The Facebook updates have stopped and I still think this subscription is on the way out.

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Whimseybox ships in a blue box and ships near the end of the month.  This is the August box, and I didn’t receive it until two days ago.

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The inside box is white and is a nice reusable box.

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 First Look:  I always like whimeybox’s packaging.  I use the ribbons to mark my suitcases when we travel.

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Information Guide: Whimseybox includes an information.  The front of the information guide has a picture/card.  This month’s said “She believed she could, so she did”.

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The project for August is to make a Pajaki, which is a Polish paper chandelier.  I am not excited about this project.  It looks pretty involved and I don’t know what I would do with it.

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Whimseybox includes step by step instructions on how to complete the projects.  There are 12 steps all together, but it is alot of threading.

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Whimseybox includes everything you need to complete the project.  There is also a contents card with pictures of everything in the box.

Final Thought: I am not a fan of the August project.  Honestly, it looks like a ton of work and I don’t even know what I would do with it, once it was done.  I am really still upset about the lack of communication from Whimseybox and that it took till the end of September to get my August box.  I am not expecting to get a September box or the store order I placed, but we will see.  If you are looking for a craft box, I will suggest Darby Smart.  You can click HERE and read my Darby Smart reviews.  If you click HERE and use the code HOWDYDARBY, you will get $10.00 off your first box, making it only $9.00!.

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This entry was posted in Craft Subscriptions and tagged: on Sunday, September 28th, 2014 by Subscription Box Mom


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