Whether you’re searching for a Father’s Day gift that’ll make dad have a good laugh, a gag gift for the office White Elephant gift exchange, or unique gifts for any occasion, the Cratejoy marketplace is full of monthly subscription boxes that cater to all things weird and wacky.
We know, we know. The Internet is a treasure trove for very weird and wonderful gift ideas, but with a monthly gift box you can give a box of goodies that have been specifically curated by the pros.
From Crazy Cat Lady scented candles to custom cars of the miniature variety, there are subscription boxes that make great gag gifts for anyone on your list. To make it easy for you to nab the best of the best, we’ve put together a handy gift guide of some of our top funny gift ideas.
Price: Starts at $12.00
About the Gift Box: If you know someone who likes a good challenge and the chance to get fun rewards, Pins & Riddles delivers eccentric collectible pins with a twist. A monthly box from Curious Subscriptions, each set of thoughtfully designed enamel pins delivers a riddle to solve for a bit of extra fun each month. Don those thinking caps, come up with the correct solution, and get a bonus item in next month's box!
Shipping: Ships worldwide on the 5th of the month
Price: Starts at $7.17
About the Gift Box: From funny secret Santa gifts to family stocking stuffers, the Award Winning Humor subscription is out to reward life's most relatable adulting achievements. Each month sends 1 high-quality 7.5"x2" brightly colored award ribbon with a blank personalization tag that's just waiting to reward someone for positive behavior, like avoiding road rage and taking the high road on social media!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 4th of each month
Price: Starts at $13.95
About the Gift Box: Smartass and Sass is one of the best gifts for taking a moment each month to have a chuckle. Available in 3 subscription tiers, including shirt-only, box-only, and box + shirt options, join hundreds of happy subscribers in opening a monthly themed box filled with handpicked artisan products, like snarky graphic tees and totes, moody drinkware and badass accessories.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 18th of the month
Price: Starts at $6.41
About the Gift Box: Add some sweetly scented shine with a side of sass to any home with a gift subscription to The Burlap Bag. The perfect funny housewarming gift for those who love classic home goods with a twist, each box delivers limited-edition, hand-poured candles or wax melts, that feature a new monthly scent bearing a witty name, including Unicorn Puke, Baked Bread, Gimme Coffee and Crazy Cat Lady.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. around the 25th of the month
Price: Starts at $25.50
About the Gift Box: On the topic of crazy cat ladies, it's kind of a safe bet that there's at least one on your list, and The KitTea Kit is the purr-fect box for her! Supporting the efforts of the KitTea Cat Cafe, a part-cafe, part-cat shelter venture, each monthly box is packed with 3-5 items of high-quality meow-chandise that'll have them lookin' good and feline fine, including kitty-themed bling, pins, patches, stickers, socks and more. #endpun
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of the month
Price: Starts at $11.99
About the Gift Box: Join the ranks of over 10k subscribers who are having a laugh while sporting brightly colored socks emblazoned with fun patterns and designs from Say it with a Sock. A great gift idea for anyone (yourself included), each monthly mailer aims to deliver a pleasant surprise for all feet with 1 pair of comfy, cozy socks from the best brands on the market.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 48 business hours from receipt of order
Price: Starts at $35.83
About the Gift Box: Whether for a best friend or a loved one, each Quirky-Crate embraces quirkiness and celebrates individuality with a monthly subscription that's curated specifically for those who like to buck the status-quo. Each month's box packs in 7-10 eccentric lifestyle items, including a limited-edition enamel pin from a featured artist-of-the-month, along with witty stickers, unusually cool bags and accessories, treats and more!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $7.99
About the Gift Box: A perfect gift for car fanatics, the Hot Wheels Custom Cars gift box sends out a Hot Wheels car featuring custom personalized artwork each month. Created in-house, each month delivers a different model mini car emblazoned with custom decals sporting a social media handle, a business name or a first name.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 18th of the month
Price: Starts at $37.99
About the Gift Box: Devoted to all things cryptozoology and paranormal activity, this holiday season send Cryptid Crate, a creeptastic monthly gift box filled with a curated collection of handpicked items from some of the best indie producers and artisans in the business. Showcasing the mysterious world of the yet-to-be-substantiated species of the world, unbox 4-7 items, including wall art, graphic tees, eclectic home decor, books and films.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on or around the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at $5.42
About the Gift Box: Appealing to gamers and lovers of all things geeky, Glennz Skins is a monthly subscription that sends 2 high-quality repositionable stickers, 1 large 5" vinyl sticker and 1 smaller 2.5" vinyl sticker. Featuring fun and edgy original illustrations, each sticker is printed on the same material used for car graphics, so they're perfect for risk-free decorating on walls, consoles, phones, cars and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. during the last week of the month
Price: Starts at $13.00
About the Gift Box: Here's a gag gift idea that might not be appreciated at first sight, but will surely be appreciated at first feel! Slime has a way of delivering the squishy, oh-so-good gooiness that people of all ages love. Open each month's box to find premium slime in a broad spectrum of colors, including day-glo and glitter-loaded slime, along with a few smile-inducing add ins, like sweets, treats and accessories.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. in the 1st week of the month
Price: Starts at $17.50
About the Gift Box: Prompting plenty of happy subscribers to get back into snail mail, Flair and Paper makes a great gift for those with an affection for artistic creativity and wit. Stay well stocked with stationery goodies to mark any special occasion with 4-5 greeting cards and 1-2 extra stationery items in each box, all showcasing charming artwork juxtaposed with sassy sentiments.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at $4.00
About the Gift Box: Deck Enhancement goes hand-in-hand with Cards Against Humanity, everyone's favorite vulgar card game. A 3rd-party subscription that's meant to supplement an existing deck for a bargain price, each month delivers 18 new cards to breathe new energy into each game. Printed in the U.S. and centered around a different theme every month, a year-long subscription will add nearly 3" to any deck.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at $29.99
About the Gift Box: Not to leave all the doting dog mom's out of the funny gift roundup, the Dog Mom Box is the perfect gift for the pooch obsessed. Unpack 5-8 curated gift items for both mom and fur baby in every box to get an eclectic mix of apparel, accessories and dog mom swag, along with top-quality treats and a durable new toy for her favorite four-legged baby.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of the month