Many of us already know what makes subscription boxes totally worth it! Whether they're monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly subscriptions, they offer a curated mix of high-quality products that cater to a wide variety of interests, and are delivered directly to the front door! But even more important, some of the best subscriptions are just a whole lot of fun!
The world of subscription services is as diverse and colorful as each of us, which makes it easy to find the kind of fun you're looking for! Want to paint your nails, get dolled up and enjoy cocktails with your crew? There are monthly subscription boxes that tick all those boxes. More your speed to brew a spot of tea, cozy up on the couch and enjoy a good read? The curators on the Cratejoy Marketplace have got you covered, too!
What are some of the best subscription boxes to bring a little fun to your life?
Send yourself some monthly cheer with a book subscription that helps you take self-care to a whole new level. With Read & Relax, you'll start by pulling out a brand new hardcover book and setting a cozy scene to get a little quality me time. Draw a warm bath and create a spa-like ambiance with coordinating full-size products, like jar candles, bath salts and handmade soaps. This relaxing book club is perfect for pampering!
Have a little fun while supporting small, women-owned businesses with a monthly subscription to The Oddball Club. No need to feel like you're on the fringes in this club, because everyone here is just looking to have a good time unboxing surprises! Whether you opt for a micro, itty-bitty teeny-weeny or medium box, get ready for happy mail filled with everything from stickers and kitschy gadgets to accessories and sweet treats.
Why It’s Awesome: Shakespeare was onto something when he penned, "Though she be but little, she is fierce." Short Story is a unique clothing subscription that aims to help petite women find the perfect clothing for their proportions. Catering to sizes 00P-16P, their in-house stylists are up to the challenge of finding stylish duds based on your unique measurements, style preferences, and budget.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S.
Succulents are friendly little plants that make just about any space feel quaint and charming. Plus, because they're so low-maintenance, just about anyone can become a successful plant parent. Build a diverse collection of 4" plants with the Succulent Box, a monthly box that helps you explore a new succulent every month. In fact, they make variety a priority and guarantee no duplicates in a year-long subscription!
Fun from the first month on, Nail Shack wants you to flaunt some funky, well-manicured nails wherever you go! Offering both adult and kid-friendly subscription options, open to find 4 full sets of top-quality, decorative nail polish strips, along with a nail file and a cuticle pusher. From stripes and florals to lace and tribal motifs, get budget-friendly, flawless nails with ease.
People who are attracted to oddities and rarities will get a unique glimpse into our weirdly wonderful world with a subscription to Unboxing the Bizarre. Celebrate all things rare and odd with a box dedicated to offbeat holidays. Anything but mainstream, go for the Original Box to get 4 novelty items and holiday trivia cards, or grab a themed mix that focuses on a particular area of interest.
What does fun look like for eccentrics? Let all who march to the beat of their own drum, everyone from tweens to adults, enjoy Quirky Crate. A great gift for those with a boldly colorful personality, every themed box brings a curated mix of fashionably quirky items, including stationery, stickers, school or office supplies, glam bags, sunglasses and boundary-pushing accessories and add ons.
Teach the kids a new skill, explore your creativity or get the chance to clown around every month with a subscription to Vika Twist. Ready to teach beginners the ins and outs of balloon twisting, every month brings 4 new lesson plans (on paper and YouTube), at least 100+ balloons, and a special surprise. Blow, twist and repeat until you have the skills to make incredible balloon art!
Since many a good dog mom or dad lives to pamper their fave pooch, The Dapper Dog Box is coming at you to make this as easy as ever! A different kind of bark box, this monthly box offers a practical and affordable way to spoil your pup. Unbox a themed collection of top-quality treats, appropriately-sized chew toys, and bespoke doggy accessories, like bowties and bandannas.
Have a little fun each month exploring the wide world of deluxe clean beauty products with the Vegancuts Monthly Beauty Box. This beauty subscription box has a stellar track record in finding and delivering some of the best vegan skincare items. Supplement or transform your current beauty routine with a mix of top-shelf goodies that are guaranteed to be 100% vegan, cruelty-free and non-toxic.
Why It’s Awesome: Calling all fans of thrillers, horror stories and mysteries! It's time to get your heart racing and palms sweating by joining My Thrill Club! This affordable book box sends out 2 hardcover new releases that are perfect for fans of the more anxiety-inducing genres. Bookworms can choose a favorite genre or opt to get a surprise selection, along with a bonus ebook for on-the-go readers.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 2 business days after ordering, with renewals shipping on the 1st of each month
Why It’s Awesome: Packed with quality and variety, get a sampling of some of the best CBD products available on the market with a monthly subscription box from Hemp Crate Co. Choose from 3 different options, each available in 2 sizes, and explore the wide world of CBD products including oils, sprays, tinctures and balms, along with health and grooming products for your furry friends.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 48 business hours, with renewals shipping at the end of each month
Celebrate your sparky, snarky side by putting in on full display with a month-to-month club filled with clever apparel and trendy lifestyle goodies emblazoned with sassy sentiments, and the occasional well-timed expletive. The perfect gift for your bold buddies, choose from a shirt-only, box-only, or a shirt+box combo for graphic tees, totes, socks, drinkware, candles and other handpicked, artisanal products.
Why It's Awesome: From the first box on, Color Curate is out to impress with high-quality trendy makeup. Open to find 4 full-size items packed inside an eco-chic makeup bag featuring bold prints and inspirational words. Great for anyone who loves lips, lids and life, each monthly box brings bold eye shadow palettes, lipsticks, eye pencils and the occasional application accessory.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 10th of the month
What’s fun about the Standard Wine Club from He Wines, She Dines? Uhm, what isn't?! Right from the very first box, you get to sip on delicious wines that have been handpicked just for you. That's right, you let the pros in on your likes and dislikes, your willingness to try new things and your wine go-to's, and they'll pick and deliver 3 bottles of estate wines that they're confident you'll love!
Why It’s Awesome: Ever wonder what Russians are snacking on? Adventurous foodies can get a taste of Russian, Slavic and Eastern European treats with The Russia Box. This unique food subscription box lets you experience new flavors and tastes with an assortment of authentic, traditional Russian foods and cultural snacks, including chocolates, gummies, caramels, nougat and a variety of tea biscuits.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 1st-15th of every month
For you, fun equals walking out the front door dressed to the nines, with coordinating accessories and handbag. Well, similar to a clothing subscription, Bolzano Handbags is here to deliver fashionable fun. No need to worry about a stylist's styling fee, because this subscription is all about getting the right look for less. Indulge yourself with colorful and neutral purses and pouches, along with matching scarves, jewelry and more.
Start a new hobby or explore new techniques with Craft in Style! Now you can have a little DIY fun without having to stress out over the planning and organizing stages. Whether you opt for one-month, six months or a full year of crafting, each box arrives at the front door ready to roll, bringing all the supplies, materials and step-by-steps (including follow-along tutorials!) to craft one-of-a-kind home decor.
Finding the scent that suits you best can be an overwhelming sensory experience! Skip the in-shop sniff tests and swap them out with Perfume Surprise, a fun delivery service that allows you to explore an assortment of designer perfumes. Unlock a fragrant experience with a discovery box featuring 5 different scents in 2.5ml spray bottles -- the perfect opportunity to find new favorites.
Lovers of reds and whites, wines of the Old or New World, sweet, dry and everything in between: Club Jeroboam is a wine club that is here to meet your wine needs, no matter what they are! Scouring the globe for the best of the best, let the experts curate a selection of 3 bottles of premium wines from family growers, small-batch suppliers and boutique vineyards, all chosen to your personal preferences.
At-home facials and skincare products filled with innovative ingredients from the K-Beauty world can be yours with FaceTory. No need to hit the spa to have a good time, just unbox and unwind with a mix of full-size beauty goodies. Choose from 3 subscription tiers to get either a mix of popular sheet masks that nourish and hydrate your face, or a curated selection of serums, lotions, creams, mists and more.
Tea Runners offers the chance to have a personalized drinking experience complete with new flavors and award-winning blends. This isn't a cup of tea you can have Amazon deliver. No, this box is focused on sending a curated collection of 4 small-batch loose-leaf teas, making 30-50 cups every month! Opt for Pure Teas, Blacks, Herbals, or a premium sampler, served alongside brewing instructions and tasting notes.
Why It’s Awesome: Keep crafting time with the kiddos stress-free and fun with We Craft Box. Each box packs in plenty of value for the price, delivering an amazing hands-on experience that weaves a unique story into crafting. Designed for kids between the ages of 3-9, there's no need to prep -- just open and go with 2-3 complete kits that include all the materials, supplies, tools and instructive step-by-steps that they need to get to it!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. beginning on the 1st of the month
Whether you're celebrating one of life's finer moments or your idea of a good time is popping the cork on a bottle of bubbly, Club Cuvée has got all your champagne needs covered. This fun, luxe wine subscription from He Wines, She Dines is dedicated to finding the best, most refreshing premium sparkling wines out there. Get a curated selection of 2 bottles of small-batch champagne from family growers!
Searching for a candy club that will satisfy all your sweet cravings? Check out Candy Time! A great way to indulge yourself or one of the best gifts for the sweet tooths on your list, choose from the King Size, Snack Size and Fun Size options to get a box of goodies delivered right to the front door. If a mix of candy faves, past and present, in a wide variety of flavors isn't fun, then we don't know what fun is!
Why It’s Awesome: Drugstore shaving products just don't hold up to the quality packed into every box from All Girl Shave Club. With products to keep your skin soft and nourished, this bi-monthly shave club for women can help you get the shave you're after and still stay on budget. Get a mix of new premium shaving accessories and body care products like whipped shave butters, nourishing lotions and exfoliating scrubs.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 3 business days from ordering
Carpe diem and live in the moment at least once every month with a subscription to Explore Local. This lifestyle + food subscription box invites you to explore a new U.S. city each month, by sending regional favorites, artisanal treats and items crafted by artisans from the featured region. Support small business, sample hard-to-come-by new products and enjoy the experience.
Why It’s Awesome: Avoid your own #nailedit incident in the kitchen by following the expert guidance found in every Mix Box from Homemade Bakers. Whether you're on a solo mission, having a nice afternoon with friends, or baking with the kids, each DIY baking kit is simple and straightforward, bringing pre-measured whole food ingredients, fillings, toppings, tools and recipes to prepare a tasty treat from scratch!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. around the 7th of every month
Why It’s Awesome: Super-fresh sticker sheets, holographic pouches, stationery, and Pippy, a fun zine for paper lovers, is coming at you from the pros at Pipsticks! Each month delivers a curated mix of stickers and stationery goodies perfect for those that love scrapbooks, snail mail and all-around fun stuff. Available in 4 subscription options, get some guaranteed happy mail delivered right to the front door.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries about 7 days after the end of the month
Can canned fish be fun? We're here to let you know that fun is in the eye of the beholder and for keto dieters, foodies and everyday icthyophiles (the fancy way to say fish lovers!) -- yes, it most certainly can be! The Tinned Fish Club will prove it by sending a mix of sea treats that are nutritious, packed with omega-3s, perfect as a snack or an ingredient in a fancy meal, and just downright tasty.