The Best Subscription Box Gifts: Over 20 Ideas for Everyone On Your List
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Need a gift for a hard-to-shop-for person? Need to find a present for the person that seems to have everything? Shopping last minute? Don't want to pay to ship a gift across the country (or go to the post office)? Sounds like a subscription box is the perfect gift! While there are many different subscription boxes out there, below I have curated the best subscription box gifts. These are the ones that are sure to please when received!
The Best Subscription Box Gifts: Over 20 Different Boxes for Everyone on your Gift List!
Have a tween, teen, or young adult in your life who loves their pierced ears? Consider the Rowan Earring Club where for as little as $25 a month they get a new pair of earrings each month in the metal color of their choice in a gift box and reusable zipper bag.
The Rowan Earring Club includes your choice of Sterling Silver or Gold over Sterling Silver. They’re both hypoallergenic and durable options!
My best friend has been raving about this subscription box, she'd be angry if I didn't include it! It's a great gift for the person who has everything. A variety of sweet and salty snacks are specially brought in from a different country every month. A 12+ page booklet guides your adventure with trivia, recipes, and other surprises.
No matter the country, you’ll always find a variety of sweet and savory snacks with unique flavors and spices. If Universal Yums is featuring a chocolate-loving country like Belgium, you’ll find creamy hazelnut truffles and chocolate-covered waffles in your box. However, a box from Thailand might be filled with zesty fried seaweed and salty pineapple candy.
You can give Universal Yums as a gift for either 1, 3, 6, or 12 months. The ship date of your first box can be seen during the signup process. Future boxes will ship on the 15th of the month, and you'll receive an email with tracking information every time your box ships.
For the person who loves skincare, you can't do better than the BeautyFIX box from Dermstore! A $100+ value for only $24.95 per month (or $39.95 for a one-time box), Dermstore experts curate the best professional & prestige products, guaranteed 100% authentic.
Each month, receive 6+ products with over $100 total retail value. Enjoy subscriber savings & offers on full-size version of your favorites. You can make a one-time purchase of a box or sign up for a membership.
Succulents Box is the plant subscription box that delivers low-maintenance, organically grown succulents, directly to your door. Established in 2017, Succulents Box offers 5 monthly subscription plans + more than 300 gorgeous succulent varieties, organically grown in Southern California.
Starting at just $6.50 a month for subscriptions or individual gift boxes starting at $25 for all types of individuals (even kids), Succulents Box is a great choice for those who don't want more stuff, teens who are into decorating their rooms, college students, new homeowners, and anyone who wants to brighten their space and improve their home's air quality with beautiful and easy to care for plants.
A portion of Succulents Box's proceeds is donated to a cause. Currently, 2% of their website orders go to support the ABLE-Day Program and One Tree Planted.
The perfect gift for foodies you love. For that food lover who has eaten it all, introduce them to the greatest eats found from all over the U.S. with the very best Food Subscriptions. Just pick your recipient's favorite craving (pizza, barbecue, cake, a selection of Goldbelly bestsellers...Goldbelly has it all) and hook them up with a delivery to their door, every month.
Goldbelly’s Greatest Subscriptions Ever feature hand-selected feasts & eats from beloved chefs, restaurants, butchers, bakeries, and taste makers. It's the gift that literally keeps on giving.
Give the gift of coffee discovery with a personalized coffee gift subscription with Trade Coffee. They’ll try coffees from the nation’s top roasters chosen just for them, delivered at a frequency of their choosing.
Starting at $40 for two bags, your gift recipient will receive a personalized assortment from top roasters with coffee matches based on their preferences in an online quiz, roasted & delivered at peak freshness.
Every month, members receive four pints of ice creams, frozen yogurts, and/or sorbet. Some shipments might even include a sneak peek flavor (or two!) before they’re available to the public. It’s that simple! Plus, our customer advocate team is always here to help reschedule delivery dates if needed. Choose 3, 6, or 12 month subscription.
Spark a lifelong love of reading and self-discovery! Get a monthly subscription box from Just Like Me! with 2-3 children’s books featuring characters of color plus fun book swag!
Just Like Me! has access to thousands African American-themed books. From classic children’s books, board books, award-winning literature to books written by new authors sharing exciting new adventures, Just Like Me! handpicks items for your child each month.
Every month, Just Like Me! curates a different themed box full books and selected top-quality items to be delivered right to your front door. As the child gets older, the books become more advanced.
Receive Brooklyn Candle's recommended candles of the month in a large candle as well as a gold travel tin. Peonies and lavender in the Spring, warm pumpkin and apple in the Fall, the aroma of woodland pines and tobacco in the Winter.
Every month, receive a full-sized seasonal candle, a travel candle, plus a matchbox to light your new flames. The subscription will cycle through an assortment of scents based on the season.
Brooklyn Candle uses 100% soy wax derived from American-grown soy beans for eco-friendly, clean burn and lead-free cotton wicks. They produce their candles out of a 2,000-square-foot workshop in Industry City in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, a hub of makers, designers, artists, and small businesses. Brooklyn Candle is a woman-founded company and all their employees earn fair wages and benefits: paid time off and subsidized healthcare, dental, and vision.
Have a baby to teen on your list have no idea what to get them? KiwiCo is a subscription box company for kids. With crates from 0-24 months to ages 14+, KiwiCo delivers monthly science and art projects starting at less than $20 that inspire kids to become creative problem solvers.
KiwiCo was created to celebrate kids' natural creativity and curiosity, while helping parents who want to bring enriching experiences to their children. We want to make it fun, easy, and delightful for families to spend time building, exploring and creating together.
KiwiCo is a team of educators, makers, engineers, and rocket scientists (yes, for real) that are constantly brainstorming ideas for the coolest things kids can build and learn about. They spend over 1,000 hours designing and testing each crate. Every project goes through multiple rounds of gathering frank feedback from lots of kids. No crate leaves The Innovation Factory without a wide-eyed, “WHOA, AWESOME!”
Born out of frustration with the “perfume graveyard” — expensive bottles of designer perfume collecting dust on your dresser or cabinet — Scentbird was created to provide an alternative that is both practical and exciting.
Each month your gift recipient will get a 30-day supply of the fragrance they want. Choose a 3, 6, or 12-month subscription. Gift subscriptions start at $48.
Scentbird also offers gift boxes 3 pre-selected luxury scents in limited-edition case colors as well as gift certificates.
Whether you’re just diving into the delicious world of fromage or you’re looking to get your hands on some timeless favorites, this rotating collection 3-4 of approachable and iconic cheeses is one snackable selection that’s guaranteed to please any palate. Serve them up at your next party, send them to a friend, or pair with some sweet accompaniments for a true taste of Murray’s best.
Murray's is known for choosing the highest quality selections from the best international and domestic producers, and hand-picked at peak ripeness. From the most delectable cheddars and triple creams to the brightest goat cheeses and most savory washed rind wheels, Murray's is at the top of the cheese delivery game.
Sustainably grown, farm-fresh flowers delivered on your schedule. Pick from four different curated collections from The Bouqs Co., and choose how often you would like the deliveries to arrive.
Customize your plan: cover gifts for family, friends, and yourself with one subscription. Edit, skip, or cancel anytime. The Bouqs Co. provides freshly cut flowers sourced directly from sustainable farms so they stay fresher, longer.
As someone who has received flowers from The Bouqs Co. I can attest to the fact that the flowers are really fresh, come beautifully packaged, and seem to last longer than most other flowers I've received as a gift.
The Signature Classic Collection is the original Fruit-of-the-Month Club® Collection lineup, perfect for families or offices. You couldn't always get fresh fruit year-round. Especially if you didn't live where it grew. That's why Harry and David found a way to ship the finest fruit all over the country with the Fruit-of-the-Month Club® Collections. A new favorite fruit handpicked and delivered fresh each month makes the perfect gift for anyone.
For that special dog or dog owner, BarkBox will be a well-received gift. Every BarkBox has 2 innovative toys, 2 all-natural bags of treats, and a chew, curated from each month's unique themed collection.
Boxes start at just $23 a month with free shipping and can choose whether to gift one month, three, six, or an entire year. You can also purchase gift certificate to BarkBox.
If none of these subscription boxes look like the right fit, have no fear, Cratejoy is here!
No matter your interests, experts and enthusiasts will create and curate the absolute best products for your subscription box – and then send it right to your door, on the regular. Explore what you already love or expand your horizons with something new each month! The choices are yours – and they're endless.
For women, men, kids; food, entertainment, beauty and more. You can search by their categories or enter a keyword in their search field.
A range of subscription boxes for children ages 3-12, Little Passports will fuel kids’ passions and delight in their discoveries. Offering subscriptions for STEM, culture & geography, kitchen adventures, and more, Little Passports has tools onsite to help you pick the best gift for the little one in your life.
Winc is the most popular wine subscription program out there, offering 90 delicious wines chosen for one's unique palate. Instead of trying to guess which wine is best for your gift recipient, consider a Winc gift card which can be bought for one, three, or 12 months or any denomination you choose!
Perfect for your public radio loving caffeinated friend, the NPR Coffee Club lets you choose the roast and number of months (3, 6, or 12) of coffee for your gift.
Counter Culture is the independent coffee roaster behind the NPR Coffee Club. Since their founding in 1995, they have been relentlessly pursuing coffee perfection through a dedication to real environmental, social, and fiscal sustainability and a commitment to creating cutting-edge coffee people. They are so excited to partner with NPR and support NPR programming through every purchase you make.
A fantastic gift for the beauty lover in your life. Every month, Allure Magazine beauty editors comb through the beauty world and vet each new product against everything they’ve seen before, to help Allure Beauty Box recipients discover new favorites. Choose a 3, 6, or 12-month subscription plan.
Mouth offers six different subscription programs all offering delicious goodies made in small-batches by indie makers from across the U.S. Choose cocktails, pickles, cheese, snacks, or one of their "best of" collections and how many months you wish to gift. Subscriptions start less than $50 a month.
The perfect subscription box for the outdoor adventurer, N0madik offers a range of themes starting at just $29.99 a month. Get the latest gear from premium brands to elevate your adventures. 3-5 full-size, premium products per box.
Have you received any of these subscription boxes as a gift? Have you given any of them as a present? Do share your experience in the comments, or if you know of a great subscription box gift not listed here let us know all about it! Also note that while this post originally was published in 2020, it has been updated with new available subscription box gifts for the current year!
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