7 Most Unique Boxes to Try This Year

Updated by Timothy Paradis

New years are always full of opportunities. They open up the possibility to try new things and have new experiences. As we jump into a new decade, 2020 is no exception!

So what will you try this year? Looking for fun subscription boxes off the beaten path, we’ve got our eyes on these unique picks!

Deviate from what’s trending and forge your own path forward with everything from monthly mysteries and small-batch apothecary goodies to slime, gourmet foods, and sweets. Now is the perfect time to expand your horizons and try the world of unique subscription boxes.

Skulls Unlimited's BoneBox

Skulls Unlimited's BoneBox

From $24.99 per box
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What's spookier than adding some real skulls to your home decor? Skulls Unlimited's BoneBox is one of the most unique subscription boxes out there, delivering new osteological specimens every month! This creepy crate brings real, professionally cleaned bones, from skulls, teeth, and claws to baculum and other intriguing finds.

Shipping: New Subscribers: We ship the 1st full week of the month. Please order by the 30th to get the next month's box. Existing Subscribers: Boxes ship the 1st full week of the month and subscriptions renew on the 15th of every month. *Holidays may cause delays*

Customer Review

"I love this box! All of the bones are high quality, and unique. I love the information about the species with each bone as well. I highly recommend!" - Paige W.

Escape the Crate: An Escape Room Adventure shipped straight to your door.

Escape the Crate: An Escape Room Adventure shipped straight to your door.

From $26.50 per box
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Escape the Crate brings high-quality riddles, puzzles, and the curiosity to crack codes into the home. These games can be played solo or in a small group of up to six. Reviewers love the length of game play and the ability to select different levels of expertise. These escape room creators are a fan favorite.

Shipping: ALL ORDERS SHIP OUT WITHIN 2-4 DAYS OF BEING ORDERED! We are a bi-monthly subscription, meaning we ship every OTHER month. That means if you order a 2 month subscription, that is for only 1 box.

Customer Review

“It took us (three adults) about 3 hours to do "Escape the Gold Rush Robbery" and we all enjoyed ourselves, finding the puzzles pleasantly challenging but not frustrating.” -Kj. L

VINYL POST Record Club

VINYL POST Record Club

From $4.99 per box
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VINYL POST Record Club delivers 5"x 7" postcard sized-records to play on a turntable by up-and-coming indie artists. Each record includes a handwritten note from the artist, lyrics, a bio sheet, a digital download, and original wall art. They'll discover new talent and find their favorite song of 2023 with this unique and affordable subscription box suited for all collectors and vinyl lovers!

Shipping: Orders made before the 15th of each month will ship by the 22nd of that same month. Please order by the 15th to get the current box. For existing subscribers, we ship by the 22nd of every month. Each release is packaged in envelopes / plastic sleeves & sent via USPS first class letter.

Customer Review

“WHAT A COOL Subscription Box!!! I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!!! I'm saving up each month's Vinyl to give my 17yr old daughter at Xmas. Very affordable & Unique!!! Product is good quality as well. Highly recommend!!” – Angela J.

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