February’s Kloverbox is here and I’m getting the post up right away! WOOHOO! Clearly, Valentine’s Day factored into this box since it felt a little like a fantastic gift box this month. A candle, earrings, chocolate, and foot oil made for a nice surprise and a change from the usual sort of goods they include. This box always keeps me guessing – you really never know what’s going to show up!
- Cypress Skincare Foot Love – 1 oz / $20 – (Product is full size) Okay, so we already know I don’t particularly like peppermint scented anything, and every foot product ever is peppermint scented, including this one. I gave it a try and while it’s definitely peppermint, it’s not a heavy peppermint and the scent dissipates pretty quickly – I couldn’t even smell it on my hands after a few minutes. Made with loads of healing oils, this makes dry, cracked feet feel softer right away. I put it on right after a shower and then put on hand knit wool socks.
- The Isle Co Soy Lotion Candle – 6 oz / $14.99 – (Product is full size) This scent, “Love Struck,” is on sale on the website this month for $11.25 as the fragrance of the month. The scent is sweet and fruity and reminds me of pomegranate. The idea with the candle is that after the candle burns a little, you blow it out, then you can use the wax (100% soy) as a lotion. I thought it was a little weird, but because it’s pure soy oil, it actually works! It goes on a lot like coconut oil (stays a liquid with the heat of your skin) and doesn’t feel greasy or waxy.
- Wrenn Jewelry Becki Earrings – 1 set / $26 – (Product is full size) The color we received is the, “Rose Druzy,” color, a rose gold color. I’m not too big on gold and I hate pink, so I’m going to pass these on to a friend. I really do love the earring design, I’m just not into the color. Fortunately, there’s a coupon code for 15% off, so I can pick out a set that aren’t pink! I’m really digging the Platinum ones, so those may have to find their way to me.
- Rose & Basil Truffles – 2 truffles / $2.90 – (Product is full size) Well, I know that they’re vegan, but I have no idea what the flavors are! There’s no insert or card to let me know which flavors I got. Browsing the company’s instagram, it looks like the one on the right is Chocolate Pomegranate and the one on the left might be Elderflower? I’m just guessing here. Of course I had to try them out right away. The left one was really floral, maybe even lavender-ish, and the right one was delicious. I think I still prefer regular non-vegan chocolates, but the flavors are such neat mixes. If I happen to be in NYC, I’ll have to stop in!
Overall, the box value came to $63.89 which is well over double the cost of $25 on a month-to-month basis! Even without the earrings, the value still comes out over the cost, plus I get to give something pretty to a friend. I really love how this box goes beyond the traditional beauty box and includes all sorts of cruelty free items – it keeps the box new and interesting.