With new fads popping up every week, the interest of teens are constantly evolving and innovating.
If you’re looking for a way to connect with your kid while allowing them to explore their personal identity, we have the perfect hands-off solution they’ll want.
The people who made these subscription boxes know what’s trending on social media. Gift your teens a subscription box that will help them explore new hobbies, hone their creative thinking skills, and be grateful to you for letting them do their own thing.
1. LitJoy Crate
What You’ll Get: If your teen thinks reading is lit, LitJoy Crate is the box for them! With three different boxes to choose from, each shipment includes at least one book and 3-4 book-related items based on the theme. LitJoy Crate specifically gets their quality items from small businesses, and what better way to share the joy than by helping other companies grow?
Shipping: Ships to most countries on the 20th of every month
What You’ll Get: Teens don’t have as much time to go to the library, but OwlCrate insures they keep reading for fun. This box delivers 3-5 newly-published, Young Adult, hardcover books to them monthly.
From pirates, to coming of age, young royalty, and more, this box is sure to delight with the latest in teen fiction.
Shipping: Ships worldwide except Mexico or Peru between 15-20th every month
What You’ll Get: Ready to take your nail game to the next level? The Nailed It Box is perfect for the young nail diva who want to express herself through nail art. Receive stickers, jewels, stamps and more to embellish your nails each month. Every box includes instructions and tips to elevate your nail greatness to nail fabulousness. The Nailed It Box is a pedi good deal.
Shipping: Ships worldwide in the first week of every month
What You’ll Get: Creation Crate is the perfect subscription box for the teen that needs to build things with their hands. Each box contains an educational project that can teach anyone in middle school or older how to build electronics, making this subscription great for anyone who enjoys a challenge or likes to figure things out on their own.
Shipping: Ships worldwide within a week of ordering
What You’ll Get: If your young athlete needs new products for their practice, Sports Box Co. is the way to go. This sporty subscription box provides them with the best age-appropriate training gear, accessories, practice drills, and more for a handful of popular sports. The clothing has adult sizes so you can join in with them too
Shipping: Ships to the U.S. and Canada between the 20-25th of every month
What You’ll Get: If your teen is OBSESSED with movies and TV shows, Fandom of the Month Club is the subscription box for them. Every month your teen will receive themed high-quality, fan-inspired designs. So yes, this is the fandom box the drones are looking for.
Shipping: Ships worldwide by the 25th of every month
What You’ll Get: It’s quite chic to be a well-versed geek! Increase your gloriously geeky charm collection with the Charm With Me Club subscription box. Your themed set of charms each month are particularly trendy and include jewelry for you to sport your fandom love everywhere you go. Trendy teens will Harley be able to wait.
Shipping: Ships worldwide before the 14th of every month
8. Terra Create
Price: Starting at $27.95/mo
What You’ll Get: Teens & tweens can easily get sucked into virtual games and socializing. However, creating or growing something on their own gives them a sense of accomplishment that they can gift to grandma. Terra Create provides all the supplies for crafting for one or two people.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. between the 15-20th of every month
Price: Starting at $12.95/mo
What You’ll Get: Although not the most glamorous, Delightful Cycle delivers the products that every teenage girl needs. Sometimes going shopping for period products can be embarrassing, so a discreet monthly package with tampons, pads, bath bombs, and snacks is the best way to soothe any growing pains. You can choose from 3 different boxes depending on your preferences (including an organic one!).
Shipping: Ships worldwide on Fridays
Price: $36.95/2 months
What You’ll Get: Baking is a great stress-reliever and your teen will be loved by all their friends when they show up at school with a plate of brownies. SoBakeable gives you all the dry ingredients for two sets of baked good so you don’t have to worry about measuring ingredients.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 16th of every month
What You’ll Get: Everyone needs a little pick-me-up and with Inspired Book Club, your teen will receive inspiration to better themselves in wholesome ways. Each box includes one personal development book and 5 bath products, skincare, and tea that are like chicken soup for the soul. In honor of goodness for all, Inspired Book Club will pay to ship your used reads to people in need, making it truly a box that keeps on giving.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. by the 25th of every month
What You’ll Get: Comic fans can be quite particular with their selections, and ComicMysteryBox does an excellent job of delivering the best comics around. Your comic-loving teen will receive a whopping 15 first-print comics each month, some of which are even vintage. It’s the perfect subscription for viewing old-school comics and witnessing the gradual shift towards the new-school artistic designs.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. as soon as you order
13. xo, peachy box
What You’ll Get: For lovers of Urban Outfitters or Sephora, peachy box picks items that follow the hipster trends. She’ll receive 6-8 full sized beauty, bath, stationery, or home decor items that retail at $100.
Shipping: Ships worldwide between the 7-21st of every month
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