Holiday Gift Subscriptions

I get (and love being) asked a lot for advice on buying subscription boxes. They make excellent gifts for the holidays – your lucky giftee gets to look forward to months of delightful surprises in their mailbox! Here, in no particular order, are some of my favorites:

For Your Mom


Petit Vour: Luxurious, cruelty-free samples of makeup and skincare starting at $15 a month

Runner-up: Yuzen

For The Guys


Bespoke Post: Hand-curated themed collections of high quality goods (including the best. umbrella. ever.) starting at $45 a month

Runner-up: Dollar Shave Club

For The Geeks


Loot Crate: Monthly box of nerdy swag starting at $13.37 a month

Runner-up: Arcade Block

For The Fashionable


Golden Tote: buy a gift card – she can pick 1-2 favorite clothing pieces and be surprised with 1-5 more, starting at $49 per tote

Runner-up: Le Tote

For The Fit (or those who want to be)


Bulu Box Weight Loss: fitness, wellness, and weight loss-related samples starting at $10 a month

Runner-up: Graze

For The Crafty


Handmade Beauty Box: a different project each month, including soaps, scrubs, and more, starting at $32 a month

For The Animal Lovers


BarkBox: one of the original subscription boxes for dogs with 10% of profits donated to charity – starts at $19 a month

Runner-up: PurrPacks

For The World Travelers


Escape Monthly: travel to a new destination each month without ever leaving home, starting at $50 a month

Runners-up: MunchPak, Kawaii Box, MemeBox

For Yourself


My Subscription Addiction: the subscription box from the expert on subscription boxes featuring little luxuries made with natural ingredients, starting at $40 per quarter

Referrals: I earn $25 if you use my link to sign up for Bespoke Post. I will receive a $10 credit if you order a Golden Tote. If you sign up for Le Tote, I get a free month. I earn $5 if you sign up for Bulu Box. Sign up for Graze with referral code SEASON39P and receive two boxes free; I get $1. I receive 5% commission on MemeBox purchases.