The Best Subscription Gifts for New Dads & First-Time Fathers

When a new baby has just arrived or is on the way, new fathers can be overlooked in the frenetic excitement. But, just like new moms, new dads face their fair share of sleepless nights and diaper duty shifts. Celebrate your favorite new daddy with a curated gift box designed just for him.

The preparation, patience, dedication and love that babies need to thrive is a family affair. New dads and dads-to-be will welcome a gentle reminder that self-care = survival! Whether you want to send a new parent “survival kit” or a box that indulges his favorite hobby, Cratejoy is stocked with curated boxes and subscription services that are perfect for new dads.


Daddy and Me Gift Set

From €71.45 per box
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Daddy and Me is a monthly subscription box that’s designed to evolve and change as your little one grows. Soft and snuggly ‘I heart Daddy’ onesies or colorfully illustrated children’s books — it’s all about baby and Daddy bonding!

“100% recommend this box for any parent whether a new father or a new addition! You often see so many subscriptions for mothers but not much for fathers! This idea is perfect and I’m so glad we found them! A perfect gift to make a father feel just as important! 10/10 x” -Kayleigh M., September 2020


The Rad Dad Box - The Essentials

From $27.99 per box
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Like a starter kit welcoming you into the world of fatherhood, The Rad Dad Box is filled with first timer essentials. It’s a small business that prides itself on high-quality baby toys and small batch self-care goodies.

“This truly a wonderful gift for a new Dad! A great way to encourage special father/baby moments of bonding.” -Sharmin Q., December 2020


Sibling Box (mixed age books for 0-8 yrs)

From $29.99 per box
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Since reading is a window to the world, Tiny Humans Read focuses on developing literacy skills from babyhood and beyond. Each curated selection is encourages story telling and creating a lasting love of reading in kids.

“I received a box for my baby boy and the board books were awesome! Such a good variety and names I had never seen!! I love this, and will absolutely be a continued subscriber!!” -Alena P., April 2019


Dad Day Box

From $45.00 per box
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Recognizing just how precious it is to spend quality time with your little humans, the Dad Day Box focuses on getting hands-on, crafting, playing and making stress-free memories with kiddos between 2-8 years old.


Mixed Single Cup Club Membership

From $9.92 per box
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A new dad staple, the Single Cup Club serves up easy-prep, great-tasting coffee on an as needed basis — day and night! Experience a wide range of roasts and flavors with an assortment of quick brew K-cups.

“I received my sample boxes as a gift that I was able to enjoy for 3 months. The coffee is delicious with each choice being a blend I had never had before. I really am impressed with the selections and quality of the coffee samples. It's the perfect gift to give a coffee drinker and one they are sure to enjoy.” -Vicki C., March 2022


Jerky Snob

From $15.49 per box
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Between all the baby feedings and diaper changes, Jerky Snob can keep the energy high by providing high-protein dried meat snacks. Each box delivers grab-and-go snacks from only the best artisanal jerky makers.

“Let's just say, it didn't stick around long lol. It was a huge hit with the hubby and kids! Will definitely be back for some more in the future.” -Jessica, March 2021


BBQ of the Month Club

From $70.75 per box
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No need to mess with the slow cooker or grill when the BBQ of the Month Club delivers high-quality ‘re-heat and eat’ meals that are perfect for new dads. Simply open the securely packed cooler and enjoy organic meats, seasoned and cooked to perfection.

“Delicious product (bacon) and top notch customer service.” -Cherie T., February 2021


Craftsman Crate

From $30.77 per box
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The Craftsman Crate is all about learning new skills, enhancing knowledge, and getting inspired! Each box arrives ready-to-go, packed with tools and instructions to craft a monthly DIY project from start to finish.

“I ordered this for my crafty husband. It's perfectly curated with the supplies needed to try out a new craft without over-investing in any one project just to try it out. He has been thrilled with his first 2 boxes and can't wait to see what's next!” -Amber O., May 2020


SnackSack Classic

From $26.91 per box
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Voted as one of the best snack boxes on the market, SnackSack Classic will restock the snack drawer with easy-access goodies. Refuel with sweet and savory treats that are available in vegan, gluten-free, and vegan + gluten-free options, too.

“My colleagues and I got this for our boss last year, and he has LOVED his monthly snack surprises. Great gift for the guy who has everything!” -Jennifer W., September 2021


Comma Vintage: Quarterly

From $55.00 per box
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Comma Vintage is a personalized dad gift that sends classic vintage pieces curated to his style preferences. Whether he’s a T-shirt and jeans or a suit and tie guy, every retro piece is handpicked to deliver stylish comfort.

“Comma Vintage is a fantastic service. Michael is extremely communicative with shipments and the quality of the clothing is always high. They are also very willing to put in work to find the perfect piece for you. Can’t recommend them highly enough.” -Maxim N., August 2019


Baby Subscription

From $63.00 per box
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Make baby’s debut year fun and fashionable with Surprisly! This box hones in on the needs of baby’s first year, sending adorable cotton outfits that are perfect for family meet-ups, play, and sleep on repeat — all of baby’s favorite activities.

“I loved getting this every month for my son and it was so easy to change sizes as he grew. Everything was wonderful quality and will definitely be passed to the next child. I'll be ordering this from the start for my next baby. I wish they went higher than 24 months- I'd still be subscribing!” -Alison S., March 2022