Birchbox April 2018 (Birchbox X Cath Kidston)

The April 2018 Birchbox is a collaboration with Cath Kidston, so, as you might expect, the box is incredibly pretty.  The collaboration is to mark the the 25th birthday of Cath Kidston, which means that on top of a pretty box, the Birchbox April 2018…

Birchbox December 2017 (Birchbox x Matthew Williamson)

I think it’s safe to say that the Birchbox December 2017 box is one of the prettiest I’ve ever seen – what an absolute stunner! The Birchbox December 2017 contents focuses on Life’s Little Treasures, so we’re getting five products that include three full-sized bits.…

Birchbox November 2017 (Vogue Edition)

When I first heard of the Birchbox x Vogue box for November, I was extremely excited, as how could it not be a good one? The products are all featured in the Vogue 100 Beauty Hall of Fame so obviously I was expecting some corkers. …

Birchbox April 2017

The Birchbox April 2017 box is a collaboration with Boden, so the box itself is incredibly pretty and you also get a £10 Boden voucher.  The April 2017 Birchbox contains two full-sized make-up items alongside three other travel-sized products. There are some amazing brands/products included…

Birchbox January 2017

The Birchbox January 2017 contents is…functional.  I wouldn’t say there’s anything I’m getting terribly excited about, but there are some bits I’ll definitely use and some really known brands to top it off. The January 2017 Birchbox contains a good mix of make-up and non…

Birchbox December 2016

It’s almost the end of the year, so here we have my final beauty box post for 2016…and what a year it has been for beauty boxes! The December 2016 Birchbox is a great little collection containing a solid mix of five products from well…

Birchbox March 2015

Birchbox March 2015 is an interesting one, as it’s the first (that I can recall) box that’s allowing you to specify which sample you’d like.  It’s also a collaboration with uber-posh homeware champions, Habitat. There’s just one make-up item in the March 2015 Birchbox and the…

Birchbox February 2015 (Slimbox)

The February 2015 Birchbox brings with it some news! From this month onwards, you can pick whether you’d prefer the traditional sized Birchbox as featured in my previous posts, or the new Slimbox, which is a thinner version with size-appropriate products that in theory will…

Birchbox January 2015

January 2015! Can you believes it? The Birchbox January 2015 (!!) box is an interesting one; it’s contents will prove to be divisive as there are quite a few dinky samples making it appear a tad sparse.  Having said that, there are some goodies worth…

Last Minute Gift: Birchbox Subscription

Above you’ll see the lovely “Where the Magic Happens” gift set that includes one of my all-time favourites from Pixi, their Tinted Shea Butter Lip Balm along with a the Triple Performing Facial Emulsion from Benefit and a Models Own polish, all of which are full-sized…

Birchbox December 2014 – Sophia Webster Collaboration

Birchbox subscribers are in for a treat this month with the quite frankly awesome Birchbox December 2014 edit that’s a collaboration with accessory designer, Sophia Webster.  Consequently the box itself is jewel-themed and packed full of seven goodies, most of which are Birchbox exclusives –…

Birchbox November 2014

As I’m staying at my mum’s whilst I finish my surgery recovery, the pictures are a little bit different – normality will resume soon but I couldn’t want to share the contents of the November 2014 Birchbox!  Last night I had a wonderful dinner with…

Birchbox September 2014

Birchbox time! The Birchbox September 2014 theme is “Happy Days” which is a lovely idea, although I’m not sure the concept has translated particularly well in the contents, however it’s a bit of a tricky one to put into products; I was expecting bright, cheery…

Birchbox/Coppafeel Manithon – Update

In two days time, London’s Soho Square becomes the venue for the Birchbox Manithon in aid of Breast Cancer charity Coppafeel.  There are 20 Models Own manicure stations being set-up in the square, with the aim to do as many manicures as possible on the…