New trends and interests pop up seemingly overnight for teens and tweens, and their world is constantly changing and evolving. Luckily, on the Cratejoy Marketplace, we've got month-to-month subscription boxes that make it their mission to stay on-trend and in-the-know.
Monthly subscription services can be a fun way for your teens to enjoy a little freedom, explore and develop their unique identity, and even offer a way for you to stay connected to them as they go through this transitional phase. To point you in the right direction, we've taken some time to put together a list of some of the best subscription boxes for teens and tweens
Whether you're searching for gift ideas or a monthly treat, this lineup includes some of our favorite teen subscription boxes. From age-appropriate beauty boxes and young-adult book subscriptions, to gamer gear and DIY art kits, here are some of our top picks that are sure to be met with a smile!
The Best Subscription Boxes for Teens and Tweens
Price: Starts at $7.57/month
What's Included: More than just a new trend, K-beauty is becoming the ultimate skincare philosophy, bringing endless good skin days with a little help from new and innovative products. FaceTory is a monthly beauty box specializing in the wide world of Korean sheet masks. Available in 3 subscription levels, choose FOUR-ever Fresh or SEVEN Lux Box, for 4 or 7 premium sheet masks, or the K-Glow Box for 4 sheet masks and 3 full-size skincare products, all curated by the pros.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. 1-4 days after ordering
Price: Starts at $33.25/month
What’s Included: The Unplugged Book Box is on a mission to show that taking a step back from technology is essential to maintaining good mental health -- an important lesson for all teens. Mixing the simple pleasure of reading with a little self care, this book-of-the-month club sends 1 hardcover young adult book, plus 4-6 themed goodies, including bookish novelty items and self-care goodies like seasonal accessories, socks, mugs, bath products, treats and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries during the 1st week of each month
Price: Starts at $32.00/month
What’s Included: The first-and-only cruelty-free monthly subscription box that's completely inspired by the Potterverse, each box from Accio! is curated specifically for the ultimate Harry Potter fans by a team of Potterhead nerds. After choosing their favorite house, each box delivers a meticulously vetted mix of 4-5 high-quality Harry Potter collectibles, including bedroom decor, drinkware, T-shirts, candles, and bath and body products.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 8th-10th of every month
Price: Starts at $25.00/month
What’s Included: Featuring adorably sweet themes each month, CHIC & UNIQUE is a subscription box that brings a fun and colorful surprise that's curated to help tweens express their own unique personalities. Brimming with 8-10 exciting (and practical) products, she'll get an assortment of goodies, like stationery and school supplies, patterned socks, washi tape, sticker sheets, hair accessories and more.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 18th-28th each month
Price: Starts at $22.33/month
What’s Included: Artistic teens will love to unleash their creativity and try a range of top-quality art supplies with Paletteful Packs. Choose between 3 different subscription tiers, catering to both budding artists and more artistically advanced teens, they'll get a curated selection of 4 or more hard-to-find art supplies and essential tools, including specialty pens and pencils, sketchbooks, paint, brushes, pastels, stencils and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 1st or 2nd of every month, with a cutoff date of the 15th
Price: Starts at $32.00/month
What’s Included: Ideal for mature teens who love a good read, Magical Reads Crate is a YA book box that focuses on high-quality reads and bookish goodies that are both practical and fun. Every box brings 1 new hardcover YA release, along with an author's note and signed bookplates when available, plus 1 collectible enamel pin, 1 softly scented jar candle, artisanal self-care items and original artwork.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 28th-31st of every month
Price: Starts at $22.00/month
What's Included: Offering a mix of age-appropriate beauty goodies, DIY craft projects and plenty of fun, girls between 6-12 can begin to explore their identity with Find Your Wings by Fashion Angels. Make her feel special each month with a box that's filled with colorful, on-trend goodies, including everything from fashionable accessories, bold school supplies, skincare and beauty items, stickers, socks, and hands-on arts and crafts kits!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 4th of the month
Price: Starts at $2.33/month
What's Included: Help teens and young adults recognize both their inner and outer beauty with a monthly subscription from Jersey Shore Cosmetics. Specializing in plant-based, premium lip balms and natural lip tints that are budget-friendly and made from organic, non-toxic, eco- and reef-friendly ingredients, choose between 3 subscription tiers to get 1, 2 or 4 lip products each month.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 1st-5th of each month
Price: Starts at $35.83/month
What’s Included: Support your tween and teen girls in building a strong self esteem by letting them explore and experiment with finding their own style. Quirky-Crate is a monthly box that helps them dare to be different by expressing their unique sense of style and individuality. Each month brings a mix of 7-10 eccentric items, from stationery, stickers and school supplies, to unique totes and boundary-pushing accessories.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $39.95/month
What’s Included: Setting out to serve the most underrepresented demographic in STEM careers, Black Girl MATHgic aims to help girls of color develop a love of math by connecting classroom fundamentals to the real world and showcasing role models who look just like them! Open each monthly delivery to find a themed math activity booklet, 3-5 educational add-ins, like school supplies, stickers and apparel, and a 'Caring Adult Guide' that's filled with educational pointers.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 8th-13th of every month
Price: Starts at $21.99/month
What’s Included: Looking for a great gift for your teen comic lovers? The Comic Garage is the perfect way to help them add to their collection with either the Super Box or the Ultimate Box, bringing a stack of 10 or 24 premium comic books each month. Tailored to their favorite characters and personal preferences, each comic is either modern or top-condition vintage. And, for a chance at an extra-special surprise, rare or variant cover editions are randomly sorted into the boxes!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. 2-4 days after ordering
Price: Starts at $11.00/month
What’s Included: Silverbeam Creations is a monthly subscription box that's ideal for tabletop gamers. With the rise of Critical Role, teen DnD players and GMs are exploring adding new gameplay pieces into their setups. Choose from boxes geared towards either beginner or advanced players and Game Masters, all packed with plenty of gaming gear, including 3D-printed handheld props, player and monster minis, dice, original maps, and written and digital content.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 27th of each month