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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Too Cute to Last

My first impression of this nail file was it's adorable floral print. I thought it was very cute and packaged well. After using it once to file my nails I was sad when it was already worn down. I still have it in my purse in case of an emergency, but the file is pretty much 'used up' after only one use.

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Cute!

Filing my nails gives me the willies, so I put off using this until I needed it for my Incoco polish sample and didn't mind it, which is high praise for a nail file. Gritty enough to do the job but not gritty enough to give me chills with every swipe. Plus, it's adorable!

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spring fever!

so handy to keep in a purse for those improntu breaks. and the board is perfect for the season: springy and girly. love love love.

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Fun!

This was a fun accessory to get in my box. I received it just before I was going on a trip so I packed it and carried it around with me. My nails chip and tear a lot, so it was nice to have a way to deal with the rough edges when I was out and about.

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Cute, easy to spot in my bag

It's a emery board, it's works as expected but additionally it's a good grit and is cute. A nice extra you know you'll need and like.

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Not a fan

These nail files are very fine and don't work very well. I'd rather use a $2 double sided one from the drug store that has a fine side and a rough side. They are far more effective.

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It did my husbands nails.

This thing is amazing. It works so well. I filled down my husbands nails with this thing and his are bad! I will say this though, The bored pealed up quicker than I expected. Its cute and I loved the clear cover that came with it so it wouldn't scratch up my other products in my purse.

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Needed it!

I needed one for my purse so I am glad it came in my box! Love the pattern and it works like a nail file

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Full Sized Emery Board? Score!

LOVE that this was included in the box and that it came with a little plastic case. I can always use new emery boards - this was a pleasant surprise and it works great.

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It's pretty, but $5?

I received the Madewell emery board in my monthly box. I love the floral print and it's been great for updating my spring manicures. I wasn't impressed with how well the sides held up against my shorter nails, but I did appreciate that it didn't sand away too much since my nails are thin and prone to breaking. All that said....$5...really? I may just be cheap, but I don't think an emery board is quite worth $5.

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