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10 Awesome Japanese Subscription Boxes

Japan is known for its innate self-care ideology and the citizens benefit with long life expectancies. But traveling to Japan can be expensive and that’s exactly why subscription boxes are so convenient (not to mention, affordable). Plus, they make excellent gifts for the people in your life who love Japanese culture.

If you want to stay young and kawaii, indulge yourself or someone you love with the goodies from these Japanese subscription boxes. They’re a great way to enjoy Japan from the comfort of your own home. And you’re only a few clicks away from experiencing the true culture of the Japanese people!

1. Japan Crate

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Price: Starts at $25.00/month

What You’ll Get: Japan Crate is the perfect gift for people who can't get enough of Japanese stuff! This box is packed with fun, exclusive Japanese candy and also offers a Doki Doki option for those more interested in all things kawaii. To top it off, Japan Crate includes translation inserts and additional info about all of the items you’re receiving.

Shipping Ships to select countries from the U.S. on a rolling schedule

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2. Zakka Kit

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Price: Starts at $19.99/month

What You’ll Get: If you love all things cute and stationery, you’ll love Zakka Kit, a subscription box fit for the crafty gal who loves journaling and planning! Each box comes with beautiful goodies straight from Japan that are sure to spice up your paper goods and stationery collection. Expect to get washi tape, prints, stamps, and more.

Shipping Ships worldwide from Japan during the first week of every month

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3. Kizuna Box from Japan

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Price: Starts at $29.99/month

What You’ll Get: Embrace the decorative side of Japan with the Kizuna Box. This box from Tokyo focuses on the Japanese lifestyle and offers two options: the snack box or lifestyle box. The snack box has 13-16 limited edition pieces and 1-2 lifestyle items. The lifestyle box has 5-7 high quality goods such as authentic Japanese ceramics and cloths.

Shipping Ships worldwide from Japan during the first week of every month

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4. Anime Bento

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Price: Starts at $35.00/month

What You’ll Get: Anime Bento is curated by anime convention organizers and experts in Japanese culture. Each box comes with 5 to 6 items such as Japanese snacks, collectables, apparel, and more… all averaging at a value of $50! This box is a guaranteed way to enjoy all things anime and Japanese.

Shipping Ships to select countries from the U.S. within the last 10 days of the month

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5. Bokksu

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Price: Starts at $25.00/month

What You’ll Get: You won’t ever be without a good Japanese snack with Bokksu. Each box comes with 8-10 or 20-25 cookies, teas, and other gourmet snacks straight from the local artisans of Japan. The monthly delivery also includes insight on the creation of the items.

Shipping Ships worldwide from Japan on a rolling schedule

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6. Booksquisite Box Japan

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Price: Starts at $125.00/1 box every 3 months

What You’ll Get: Booksquisite Box Japan is a great gift and fun way to immerse yourself in Japanese culture. Each box includes a new book plus 4 carefully selected high-quality lifestyle items from Japan, like teas and home accessories.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from Japan during the first week of each month

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7. Manga Spice Cafe

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Price: Starts at $45.95/month

What You’ll Get: Would you like to create the unique experience of a Japanese manga cafe in the comfort of your home? Now you can! With Manga Spice Cafe, you'll receive a box of 3 newly released manga, as well as 3-5 traditional Asian snacks. Each box even comes with an info sheet to learn about the manga and anime they inspire and the artists. Give the gift of manga in every box!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. during the last week of each month

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8. BIKKURI BOX (from Japan)

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Price: Starts at $28.00/month

What You’ll Get: For a taste of Japan and all the surprises this country has to offer, the Bikkuri Box is a must-have! This Japanese gift box comes with a scattering of products, popular goods and recommendations, such as sweets, foods, cosmetics, toys and more!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from Japan at the end of every month

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9. DaeboxSnacks

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Price: Starts at $26.00/month

What You’ll Get: DaeboxSnacks will not only take you on a culinary trip around Japan, but other Asian countries as well. Each month's snack box features at least 2 Asian countries with treats like cookies, candy, crackers, chips, and more. Plus, what's better than free shipping on top of that!

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 1st of each month

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