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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Pretty

Does what it should. I love the pretty print :) Keep this in my purse and use it all the time.

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Not the best

I found that it was dull or shredded after one use. The edges were unusable as the kept bending. I prefer a sturdy file though, perhaps for light buffing, this may have worked better.

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Did not like it.

I also found this file to be relatively useless. I did not get through a one time use. I had to pull out a file that looks similar but is much sturdier, to finish the job I started with this file.

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cute but doesn't do the trick

Not a fan of one hit wonders. I like a product to have punch and shine and this only offers the shine. Basic emery board at it's best is $1 at your local Walgreens and same quality.

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lackluster

I was excited to use the emery board, but within 15 seconds of first use, the paper began to peel away in several locations. I expected much better quality and was very disappointed.

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Did not last

I was really excited to get this file, but it didn't last at all. It's going in the trash and I'll be getting a better brand next time.

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Horrible.

I was really excited to get a new nail file, as I was in need of one. Unfortunately this file only lasted for one use, if that. The next time I went to use it, both sides were worn down and useless. I can't say I've ever used such a poor quality emery board!

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Not Good!!

Was very flimsy and did not file my nails good at all. Threw away after 1 use. I would not recommend this product.

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Doesn't work

The weirdest thing... A nail file that doesn't file. I don't know if mine is defective, but I just threw it away. Very cute to look at and carry in your purse, though. For what that's worth.

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Poor Quality

Yes, it's cute! BUT...after the second use, the grit was gone and it no longer did the job. It also bent really easily - mine has three creases in it already.

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