Not everyone can be the Leslie Knope of gifting, especially when it comes to someone as significant as your boyfriend. But we're here to let you know that there's no reason to sweat birthday gifts, Valentine's Day gifts, anniversary gifts or any other types of gifts you're looking to give!
Why not? Because we've got a simple solution for you. Whenever you need a unique gift that will deliver that wow factor you're after, you can find a curated monthly subscription box here on the Cratejoy Marketplace that's designed specifically for one niche interest or another.
We know you're after that elusive and coveted surprised face, so we've gathered up 14 great gift ideas for boyfriends that cater to a wide range of interests, pack in plenty of new products, and aim to surprise month after month!
Price: Starts at $19.00/mo.
What He'll Get: Acoustic, electric and bass guitar players, both experienced and beginners, will appreciate the guitar gear packed into each monthly Guitar Crate. Dedicated to bringing goodies from some of the top music brands out there, each monthly box sends a variety of guitar essentials, like guitar pedals, strings and gear, along with T-shirts, hats, stickers and other cool swag.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 7th of each month
Price: Starts at $19.00/mo.
What He’ll Get: Help him try out a new form of DIY gift with My BBQ Box, a gift basket that's designed with pit masters in mind. Each month throughout the year, he'll get 1 new hand-crafted rub that highlights a unique regional BBQ style, like Alabama Chicken or Texas brisket, along with step-by-steps that detail everything from prep to grill, plus a BBQ gift item, like a meat thermometer or shredders.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 3-5 business days from receipt of order
Price: Starts at $25.00/mo.
What He’ll Get: One of the best gifts for game-playing, puzzle-loving boyfriends is Finders Seekers. This highly rated monthly subscription brings a one time use game that incorporates a mix of hands-on and online puzzle solving challenges into a well-written mystery set in a different city and culture each month. He'll unravel difficult clues and work out complex codes on his way to catching the culprit!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 23rd of each month
Price: Starts at $99.00/every 3 months
What He’ll Get: Outfit him in that laidback beach style every season with the quarterly Surf Shop Box. Sending everything from board shorts and tanks, to flannels, pants, and plenty of accessories, each box packs in premium surf shop apparel that's been curated by pro stylists. Valued at over $100, each box brings 2-3 fashionable and comfortable items from some of the best brands in the biz.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 4 business days from receipt of order
Price: Starts at $34.95/every 3 months
What He’ll Get: Grab the bottle opener and dive into some of the most flavorful domestic and international hoppy brews that are packed into each quarterly shipment from The HopHeads Beer Club. Perfect for boyfriends who love Pale Ales, Double IPAs and Imperial IPLs, each hand-selected 12-pack features 3, 12oz bottles of 4 different beers complete with a newsletter that details each of the craft beer selections.
Shipping: Only ships to eligible states in the U.S. to arrive in the last week of the month
Price: Starts at $18.49/mo.
What He’ll Get: Looking for the perfect gift for the hero in your life? Try the Hero T-Shirt Club, a tee-of-the-month club that celebrates the everyday heroes who protect and serve on the daily. Every monthly box brings 1 comfortable T-shirt sporting a sharp graphic print that recognizes a wide range of heroes, including U.S. law enforcement agencies, branches of the U.S. military, the Coast Guard and fire departments.
Shipping: Ships to the select countries from the U.S. on the 15th of each month
Price: Starts at $32.08/mo.
What He’ll Get: Featuring fun themes each month, like Winter Range Session and Golf Fitness, the Mullybox makes a great gift set for all those boyfriends who spend more time on the greens than #45. Score a hole in one with a monthly box that's all about driving his scores down, by sending an assortment of golf gear that includes premium golf balls, performance-enhancing gadgets, training aids, tees and apparel.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 48 hours of receipt of order
Price: Starts at $19.99/mo.
What He’ll Get: Energy Supply Co. is here to deliver a unique sampling of energy drinks each month. Ensure he's got enough juice in his tank with a 6-pack of handpicked energy drinks that have been carefully sourced from the best suppliers from around the globe. Each month brings lesser-known and hard-to-come-by beverages representing a wide variety of brands and flavors.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 15th of every month
Price: Starts at $21.50/mo.
What He’ll Get: Send a unique sampling of healthy snacks with each monthly SnackSack. Available in vegan, gluten-free and classic options, each box is thoughtfully curated to deliver a wide variety of sweet and savory snacks. He'll unbox an assortment of 11-15 health-conscious and nutritious snack options that includes everything from veggies crisps and trail mixes, to low-carb protein-packed bars and cookies.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 17th of the month
Price: Starts at $22.99/mo.
What He’ll Get: Ideal for comic lovers who enjoy reading the latest offerings from some of the most popular artists, writers and publishers on the scene, Comic Stacks sends a top-quality stack of comics that are hot off the press. Curated by comic experts with over 20 years of experience, he'll get his comic fix with a monthly box that brings an assortment of 5 comic books and 2 graphic novels.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. near the 10th of the month
Price: Starts at $26.60/mo.
What He’ll Get: Sleuth Kings is a monthly game box that promises to excite his inner armchair detective by putting him directly on the police force to solve the latest mystery. A fan favorite for good reason, each month's box will have him working alongside Sullivan, the lead detective, as he makes his way through a well-crafted mystery complete with a puzzling evidence-packed case file just waiting to be unraveled.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. by the 4th of each month
Price: Starts at $29.95/mo.
What He’ll Get: Make sure he hits the courts prepared to win each match with a monthly gift subscription to the Tennis Trunk. Providing plenty of motivation to get out and play, each month's box brings a curated mix of 6-8 items, including 2 cans of premium tennis balls, plus a variety of other equipment, gear and accessories, like durable sweat-wicking socks, grip, racquet guards, energy gels and protein bars.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 1 business day from receipt of order, with renewals shipped to arrive on the 1st or 2nd of the month
Price: Starts at $16.67/mo.
What He’ll Get: Stock his drawers with all the necessary wardrobe essentials with a monthly gift to Basic MAN. Backed by men of all ages, this subscription is all about comfort and practicality, sending 1 soft neutral-colored T-shirt in a jersey-blended cotton, 1 pair of high-quality odor-resistant boxer briefs and 1 pair of long-lasting socks, in both classic and fun prints, patterns and colors.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 3 business days following receipt of order, with renewals shipping around the 10th of each month
Price: Starts at $45.00/mo.
What He’ll Get: Taking great care to curate each monthly box, The Intoxicated Intellectual is dedicated to serving up a delicious cocktail with a literary twist. Offering a unique spin on the standard book-of-the-month club, every box sends 1 classic read that's been perfectly paired with a cocktail recipe, along with all the necessary drink fixings, including syrups, mixers, garnishes and any required bar accessories.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 25th of every month, with renewals shipping the 1st week of the month