Subscription boxes are everywhere these days, and they’re undoubtedly one of the coolest ways to discover new products for every part of your life.
But if you’re familiar with Cratejoy, you’ve likely seen thousands of different boxes and may need a jolt of awesome to get out of that subscription box fatigue.
So, to help keep things fresh, we thought we’d share 10 of our favorite hidden gems. These unique boxes range from puzzles and hobby boxes to noodles and Danish comforts. Don’t let ’em fly under your radar!
What you’ll get: If you find yourself bored of binge-watching TV shows, maybe trying to solve an old-school puzzle could be your next obsession? Finders Keepers delivers a series of puzzles, encrypted messages, and an elaborate underground society backstory to keep you entertained and challenged every month. Release the artful mastermind within you!
Shipping: Boxes ship within the U.S. on the 22nd of every month
Price: Starts at $29.00/mo
What you’ll get: If you’re looking for a hobby that involves stress-relief, repetition, and goes well with binge-watching TV, you’re an aspiring knitter. Knit-wise includes 1 knitting or crochet project complete with needles, yarn, and any supplies you need for beginners and experienced knitters.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. after the 20th of every month
Price: Starting at $19.00/mo
What you’ll get: Crystals are all the rage for reiki, natural healing, aesthetic home decor, and spiritual practices. If you want different cuts, rough stones, wands, spheres, Wild Crystals will include at least 2 crystals and information cards to get you started. First box comes with smudge, a grid, and other fun items to get you excited for future shipments.
Shipping: Ships worldwide within 7 days of purchase
4. Call Number
Price: Starting at $20.00/mo
What you’ll get: Call Number makes sure marginalized voices are not only heard, but celebrated and encouraged with this Black literature-focused book box. You’ll receive 4-5 newly released novels from all genres along with a few extra goodies every month.
Shipping: Ships worldwide by the 14th of every month
Price: Starts at $21.00/mo
What you’ll get: A female sex box that not only delivers pleasure techniques, but also promotes safe sex and sexual health. WIYB does it all by providing toys and lubricants, washes and products, and a few other discreet goodies. This box is for the powerful and empowered ladies out there.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 6th of every month
6. Hygge Box
What you’ll get: Enjoy a slice of coziness and express gratitude for your surroundings by adopting the Danish hygge mentality. The Hygge Box includes 4-6 candles, small treats, teas, hand cream, over mitts, and lights to help you unwind every month. Even though you may not want to share, the box makes a great housewarming or get-well-soon gift for someone who needs a little tender love and care.
Shipping: Boxes ship within the U.S. between the 15-18th of every month
What you’ll get: No matter if you’re a college student or a noodle lover, up your ramen game with Noodlpolitan’s curated box. You’ll receive 5 packs of different flavors and spices as well as a few bonus gifts.
Shipping: Ships worldwide on the 4th of every month
What you’ll get: For anyone even remotely interested in climbing, hiking, or being one with nature, Nomadik is the perfect foray into all things outdoors. They included 3-5 pieces of outdoor gear for climbing, survival tools, and even camping gear.
Shipping: Ships to the U.S. and Canada
9. Zakka Kit
What you’ll get: Up your stationary game with adorable pieces from the country that does stationery best: Japan! Those who take stationery seriously will be thrilled to find bubble stickers, multitalented washi tape, pens, notebooks, and art that’s sure to bring joy to your everyday planning. Feel free to use on journals, planners, diaries, scrapbooks, and personalized cards.
Shipping: Boxes ship worldwide in the first week of every month.
What you’ll get: Most of us like to eat sweet treats, but find the task of gathering all the ingredients to make them daunting. SoBakeable delivers you the non-perishable ingredients you need as well as instructions to make 2 different chocolate or surprise flavored gourmet goods like salted caramel brownies, cakes, or cookies. You can gift it to your baker friends or learn a new skill in the comfort of your own home.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 16th of every month