Sunday, 2 November 2014

Lucky Dip Club - Lucky Diner Box


It's that time of the month - no, not that; it's Lucky Dip Club time! Woohoo!

I've posted about Lucky Dip Club before and I just had to do a reveal of this month's box, as the theme was as if it had been made just for me - all things vintage diner!

As always, it arrived beautifully packaged, with the contents wrapped in gingham paper, reminiscent of a diner table - perfect! I love how each box comes with a little menu card, telling you what delights are in the box. This month's menu had an awesome retro roller waitress on it.






I was pretty excited after reading the contents. Pizza? Donut? Knickerbocker Glory? Delish! Let's take a closer look shall we?...




Oh my, my!

Every month, one of the items is personalised and this time it was a pizza slice fridge magnet. Look at it! It's perfect! Mine has taken pride of place on my fridge, securely holding my favourite pizza parlour takeout menu, so I can always find it in a pizza emergency (which is a pretty regular occurrence!).




The magnet came packaged in a vintage hot dog wrapper - I just love the attention to detail with Lucky Dip Club.

How cute are these patterned paper straws? They are so pretty, I don't know if I can bring myself to use them!




Each box also contains a DIY item and this month it was a simple paper craft project - a Burger Buddy! He's so happy, with his dapper bow tie!




This next item is so good - the Golden Donut necklace. I never wear gold jewellery and upon seeing 'gold' on the menu card, I was a little disappointed...until I opened it and let out a little squee! It is adorable! I've been wearing it almost non-stop since. Check it out - a dinky donut with icing, sprinkles and even Lucky Dip Club stamped on the back! I really hope I see someone else wearing one when I'm out and about, so I can high-five them.





Finally, there was a cotton tea towel, printed with a huge knickerbocker glory sundae. It is a thing of beauty and I don't think I can bear to use it to dry dishes - instead, I'm going to hang it in a big frame on my kitchen wall.




The motto for this month's box is Happy Days - like the 1970s TV show, which featured Big Al's diner! 

As a little Halloween bonus, the box contained a Lucky Dip Black Cat Club badge. Each month, there is a bonus raffle, where you could win an extra little treat! This month the badge is the raffle 'ticket' - most of them are orange, but a few are green. If you have a green badge, you are a lucky winner! 




I adore the retro cat design - so does Molly, who kept trying to steal it as I was setting up my photograph shots! I think she has her eye on the Golden Donut as well.




I am so happy with this month's box! Leona really outdid herself - she designs, makes, assembles and packages every box single handedly; 700 of them each month. She is a one woman machine! 
The theme for next month is Lucky Circus, which I'm excited about! I have a rolling subscription so that I never miss a box - they sell out so quickly. To find out more, or to sign up to Lucky Dip Club, have a peek at the website here. If you love receiving surprise treats in the mail, you definitely won't regret it.

Until next time!

xx



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8 comments:

  1. Lily! What a cute and original subscription box! And hey, I just realized you were in London for a quick sec. I live here now, so let me know if you come again and I'll take you for tea!! Or beer. whatever :-)

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    1. Isn't it adorable?!

      It was a very flying visit to London - I was only there for six hours! - but I plan on visiting again soon in the not-too-distant future.

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  2. I think this was my favourite box so far. I just absolutely adore the necklace the most. So utterly beautiful! xx

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    1. Same! They just keep getting better and better. The golden donut is so perfect! I love thinking about all the subscribers wearing it at the same time :D xx

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  3. This is the BEST! I was super envious of your cat lover lucky dip box and this new post has spurred me in to action. I just ordered the magic forest box as I adore all things woodland and decided I couldn't live without the owl brooch and DIY fox sleep mask. I also added myself to the mailing list in the hopes I can get in on the monthly subscription action before Christmas, fingers crossed! Thanks for introducing me to lucky dip, it's the most fun!

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    1. Yay! Oh I'm so pleased! It is so fun - I almost forget about it and then it arrives near the end of the month and cheers me up so much! Hope you enjoy it! :D

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  4. Oh wow! This gets cooler and cooler every time I hear about it! I love the doughnut necklace.

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