nest.box

(13 customer reviews)

$45.00

A special kit for those starting their journey towards managing periods. A fantastic way to open and continue conversations about growing up. It has everything a young person needs to feel prepared for their first period including a menstrual calendar & two great guides answering all those tricky questions about puberty, menarche and menstrual product options. Watch out for some special surprise treats inside too! Scroll down for a full description.

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+ $29.50

Size options available M only. Please choose carefully: these products are non-returnable (see sizing chart below). State size required in 'order note' at check out.

+ $17.00

**8-10 unavail** Size options available. Please choose carefully: these products are non-returnable (see sizing chart below). State size required in 'order note' at check out.

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It has everything a young person needs to feel prepared for their first period including a menstrual calendar & two great guides answering all those tricky questions about puberty, menarche and menstrual product options. Watch out for some special surprise treats inside too!

It will be sent to you discretely (the sticker on the box only states ‘your starter pack’)

The nest.box© includes:
(images above are examples only – exact content specifications may change however will include the following)

  • Nest Starter Pack Box
  • Nest’s ‘Welcome to the Journey’ Card
  • ‘Growing Up’ Bracelet – various designs
  • Nest’s Guide to Periods Leaflet
  • Nest’s Guide to Menstrual Product Choices Leaflet
  • Specially designed Menstrual Calendar (to learn how to track your cycle)
  • NZ made Wheatie Heat Pack (for those tummy twinges) – various designs
  • Stress Ball or similar (to manage those emotions – mood swings…who me!)
  • Pen/Pencil and Note Book (to manage those feelings) – various designs
  • Stickers (to decorate note book) – various designs
  • Fun Sleep Mask (to ensure your 8-10 hours of slumber) – various designs
  • Funky socks (cause puberty means we have to wash them more often!)-various designs (if there’s a specific colour choice please let us know in comments at checkout!)
  • Herbal Tea Bags – Blood Orange of course! (to help relax)
  • Cute Purse to discreetly store products in school bag (you’ve got this 🙂 ) – various designs
  • Pack of wet wipes or tissues (always handy)
  • Hygiene product sample (i.e. facial wash / soap / tissue pack)
  • Fun Lip Balm – various designs
  • Sanitary disposal bag sample
  • A large variety of Period Products: (our sample products are examples of many different brands available in NZ including environmentally responsible products i.e. 100% cotton). Exact contents may vary however will always include samples of the following:
    • non-applicator tampons
    • applicator tampons
    • regular pads
    • night-time pad
    • panty liners
  • coupons / flyers for product (as in stock & provided)
  • Some gorgeous goodies and treats! Chocolate (of course!) & more

IN ADDITION, FOR A FULLER CONVERSATION ABOUT ALL PRODUCTS AVAILABLE IN NZ, YOU CAN ADD IN THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:

The options are:

  • Charlie Banana washable pad (limit of 1)  Comfortable and stylish.  Free from perfume, chlorine and chemicals. The top layer of super-soft microfleece makes these unbelievably stain-free!  They are backed with waterproof PUL and lined with absorbent, quick drying microfibre. Colours & designs will vary. Regular 20cm long x 7cm wide
  • *M only* AWWA washable menstrual undies (limit of 1)
    AWWA are a NZ company producing period panties that look and feel just like your normal underwear, but hold and absorb up to two regular tampons’ worth of blood. AWWA undies provide: an outer layer to provide a leak-resistant barrier, a super-absorbent bamboo layer to hold and absorb the blood, an anti-microbial layer that uses the latest fabric technology to prevent odours & a layer closest to your skin to draw moisture away fast, ensuring you remain dry.


  • (*Sz 8-10 currently out of stock) Love Luna period wear (limit of 1)
    This midi brief absorbs 10-15ml (2-3 regular tampons) It is made of Nylon/Elastane with a lining of Cotton/Elasthane & padding of Polyester/Viscose/Elastane (exclusive of trims). Love Luna are stocked by My Cup NZ and made in Indonesia. Made to be both affordable and accessible.
  • Teen Cup by ‘My Cup NZ’ (limit of 1)
    Perfect for first time cup users aged 12-18 years – Size 0 – Especially designed for those who have never used a cup before! Suitable for young people who may use small and/or regular tampons. Designed and made in New Zealand from medical grade silicone.
  • ‘Mini’ Cup from Wā Cup NZ (limit of 1)
    A cup for teens/ menstruators just starting out. Premium quality; made of medical grade, FDA registered, plastic free, silicone. Easy use design, this cup will last you up to 10 years. Your Wā menstrual cup comes with: a friendly user guide,  a cotton Wā storage bag & a compostable, reusable box. Your purchase subsidises a Wā Cup for someone in need, preventing period poverty from affecting education in NZ.  #StandingOvulationToThat
  • NOT CURRENTLY IN STOCK ‘Hello’ Menstrual Cup for Teens (limit of 1)
    Designed for teenagers trying a cup for the first time. It is smaller than the Hello Cup S/M and has a slightly thicker inner rim to help it pop open easier. The Teen cup is super soft and comfortable. Hello Cup is proudly made and designed in New Zealand using top notch medical grade TPE (a type of plastic) imported from Germany.
  • NOT CURRENTLY IN STOCK ‘Oi Girl’ Cup – Sz Small (limit of 1)
    The ‘Oi Girl’ cup from New Zealand’s social enterprise, Organic Initiative, is their smallest size and a great start for those   just starting out on their journey to managing periods. The Oi Cup™ is made with medical grade TPE (Thermoplastic Elastomers) for softness and comfort sourced from overseas.
  • Moraka Cup – Sz Small for teens (limit of 1)
    Made from medical grade silicone and are FDA approved. Moraka cups come in a reusable cylinder that combines packaging and a place to keep them. Moraka Cups are an affordable, sustainable and cost effective cup. Moraka is a student run business under the Young Entrepreneur Scheme. ‘Moraka’ means freedom of the body and expression – this aligns with the core values of the business.

13 reviews for nest.box

  1. admin

    Purchased nest.box for my 11 year old ❤️ : “She really liked reading the pamphlets! Her favourite things were the socks, the little zip up bag, lip balm and her wheat bag! She went to bed with the wheat bag! All the samples were great though, she enjoyed being able to see/ feel the other brands/ products that I don’t use…”

  2. admin

    Thank you very much for box. Was delighted with the content.

  3. admin

    Thank you so so much for the beautiful box sent to my daughter. The information, samples, treats and gifts have made this next step in her life so easy. We enjoyed sitting and going through everything together. It gave the opportunity for discussion and q&a, and even I learnt some stuff lol. I also must recommend the teen breathe book that was included. What an amazing book that is. She’s even taking it to show her friends 🙂

  4. admin

    Omg! Where were these boxes when we were younger? It makes getting your period like Christmas! Thank you, it’s nice to know I can make the experience for my girls empowering rather than shameful

  5. admin

    Super easy to order, delivered so quickly. The leaflets and menstrual calendar were a good amount of information for young teenagers to digest and user friendly language. Lovely box of samples. My daughter was very happy. P.S. She loved the socks, lollies and lip gloss 🙂

  6. admin

    Hi, I was pleasantly surprised at the all the extra goodies, night mask, lollies etc – my daughter will love it! Good range of NZ available products.

  7. admin

    Thanks so much for getting this box to us so quickly! Some lovely products and a lovely way to continue some ongoing conversations we have been having.
    What a lovely resource for our young girls
    Thank you

  8. Rachel Henwood (verified owner)

    Totally Recommend!
    Easy to purchase & was delivered very quickly.
    Box had all the information & products to make our conversation go a little easier. The treats were such a delight.
    Thank you Nest for providing this box to help the transition into this next phase special.

  9. admin

    Thanks, order received today and we are very happy with it.
    It would have been almost impossible to put something like this together during Lockdown.
    My daughter is autistic and would rather die than sit down and read, watch or discuss puberty with me.
    Happily she will sit quietly and explore the products, read the leaflets and come to me with any questions.

  10. Emma

    The pack arrived on Friday. It is awesome, thanks so much. My daughter and I unpacked it together, and had a really good chat about what it all was.

  11. admin

    Thank you for an awesome service – both your talks and your nest boxes. My daughter got huge value from both – the box especially made getting her period something a bit special.

  12. Stacey (verified owner)

    Thank you very much for the lovely box of goodies & useful products & info, my daughter loves it. Kind Regards

  13. Kate (verified owner)

    Thank you for providing such a great product, this could not be more different to when I was my girls age. I’m excited to have the opportunity to make this upcoming time in their lives a really positive one. Many thanks,

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