Madewell for Birchbox Nail Emery Board

We generally frown upon PDG (public displays of grooming) but this floral-patterned mini-file is so charming, we’re tempted to make an exception. Inspired by Madewell’s new spring collection, which features sun-ready prints and patterns like this one, the emery board is as practical as it is pretty. The double-sided nail care essential is perfect for daily maintenance and as a quick fix for snags or breaks.

Madewell for Birchbox Nail Emery Board
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Made not so well

I had to throw this out after one use. I gave myself a manicure and the emery board was falling apart before I was done. I have short nails, so I wasn't doing super heavy duty work. It was too bad because it was a really cute emery board.

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Cute but not well made

This is a very cute file and I really like the holder/cover. Unfortunately, the file itself leaves a lot to be desired. It just didn't hold up... not even to very little use. It's just falling apart.

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not impressed

Adorable floral pattern, but the file quality itself was extremely poor. I filed my nails just a few times before it was worn out. Not a good product, would never buy this.

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Cute but didn't last

Really liked the design, but started peeling after a few uses. Also, the file became dull way to quickly. Disappointing.

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Fell apart

I am particular about my nails, but have been slacking off for a while now, so I was excited to get a file I could carry with me in my bag. I was sadly disappointed, the emery started falling apart and coming off with use. I have thin nails that peel so it's not even like it was too much use or very hard nails.

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Didn't last through one use

This emery board was included in my March box. I was all excited, as I thought it was a cute design and I could toss it in my purse for use as needed. Too bad the file did not keep it's sandy texture as I filed my nails. This is a pretty nail file, but don't expect it to hold up for more than a couple of short fixes on your nails.

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Pretty but ineffective

It started peeling the third time I used it. It's a cute design, but it's definitely not worth the cost.

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Shredded after a few uses

I'm glad this was included in a recently birchbox monthly subscription and that I didn't purchase it. It literally started shredding within a few uses. I don't think I've ever had that problem before!

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deteriorates

I was not very satisfied with this emery board because each time i used it, the texture came off of the place where i rubbed my nail. So after i use one place, per nail, i'm left with an emery board that cant be used for very long. sad :(

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not impressed

Pretty much good for one use. Not a very good emery board. Sorry to say but I've gotten ones that held up better from the dollar store. Will not purchase this item.

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