Surprise Gift Boxes for Your Girlfriend from Date Crates to Beauty Boxes (2021)

Earn some major brownie points with your main squeeze when you surprise her with the perfect gift box! We all know that relationships are hard work, and a little appreciation goes a long way. Here at the Cratejoy marketplace, one of our many specialties is offering up some of the best gift ideas for women, no matter where their interests lie.

Whether you're scanning the virtual aisles of our holiday Gift Shop for the perfect Christmas gift, searching for a Valentine's Day gift to express your love, or looking for a one-of-a-kind birthday gift, we've got the best girlfriend gifts! And, with deluxe subscription boxes, the surprises don't stop. You'll surprise her with the first box, and then every monthly unboxing is a brand new surprise in itself!

What are the best surprise gift boxes for your girlfriend?


Wax Melt Sampler - Monthly

From $5.91 per box
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What She’ll Get: Perfect for women who value practicality and quality, a monthly subscription to FRESHCUTKY offers refreshing, clean products for home and body at a budget-friendly price point. Available in 4 unique subscription options, each month's box features new invigorating scents and brings full-size products, like handmade soaps or wax melts, all made from only the highest-quality vegan ingredients.

Shipping: First box ships within the U.S. within 1-3 business days from ordering; following boxes ship within 3 days of renewal, or (if wax melts) on the 1st of the month


Vegancuts Monthly Beauty Box

From $23.95 per box
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Show her that she’s worth the best when it comes to body care products with the Vegancuts Beauty Box, a monthly care package filled with clean beauty essentials. A great anniversary gift or birthday gift box, she’ll get a surprise mix of full-size beauty products, like skin-smoothing cleansers, hydrating body lotions, serums and scrubs that are guaranteed to be 100% vegan, cruelty-free, and free from all the nasties.



From $11.90 per box
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Great gifts for her do not have to be extravagant to bring the wow factor. One of the biggest trends to emerge from the K-beauty invasion is sheet masks, and they offer an easy and affordable way to surprise her with a spa experience. FaceTory delivers the goods, sending innovative Korean sheet masks, including fabric masks, hydrogels, and multi-step masks. Upgrade to the K-Glow box to send masks and more!


Fire and Nice

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With Fire and Nice, her bath-time rituals can get a bump from a mix of pampering and self-care goodies. Each spa basket is designed around fun themes, like unicorns, mermaids and galaxy goodies, and aims to encourage relaxation with high-quality bath and body products, including heart-shaped soaps, lotions and scrubs, soothing bath salts, refreshing mists, scented candles and more.


Seasonal Earthlove Box

From $74.95 per box
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What She’ll Get: Say "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Birthday" with a gift that supports her goal of becoming more eco-conscious. With the health of the environment taking center stage, Earthlove is a unique quarterly gift basket that's on a mission to help people embrace a more sustainable lifestyle, bringing an assortment of full-size eco-friendly products, including insightful books, vegan bath and beauty items, zero-waste accessories, and plenty of pro tips!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. quarterly on the 15th of Dec, March, June and Sept


Bath Bevy Subscription - Monthly

From $39.57 per box
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Another gift that will help your girlfriend relax and unwind is Bath Bevy, a box that's giving the time-honored tradition of baths the justice it deserves. Good for your loved one's mind, body and spirit, this gift box offers a momentary escape from reality with seasonally-themed and beautifully-scented artisanal bath goodies, from soaps and scrubs to bath bombs and body butters, making it the perfect gift box for bath lovers!


Monthly Succulent Box

From $29.00 per box
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What She’ll Get: If your loved one is among the houseplant-obsessed, add to her ever-growing collection with Succulents Monthly. Sending charming, easy-care succulents each month, this box makes variety and quality a top priority. She'll unbox 1 large or 2 medium carefully-packaged vibrant plants, along with colorful, decorative planters and specific plant care instructions to keep them thriving.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. around the 25th of the month


Candle Therapy - Monthly subscription

From $15.00 per box
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She's more than just your girlfriend –– she's your best friend, and she deserves a gift that is made from pure, natural ingredients, like the candles packed into Monterra's Candle Therapy. A practical gift that will go with any home decor, each candle is made from therapeutic-grade essential oils, steam-distilled pure plant extracts, and calm, soothing fragrances that will go easy on the senses.


Modern Skyn Apothecary

From $25.50 per box
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All you have to do is take a glance through the 5-star reviews and you'll realize that the monthly subscription box from Modern Skyn Apothecary is just waiting to pamper your girlfriend with all-natural, handcrafted body care and skincare items. She'll unbox beautifully-packaged organic surprises, including everything from bath soaks and salts to mists, toners, face masks, lotions, and more.


Explore Local Box Monthly

From $35.00 per box
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Whether it's Mother's Day or her baby shower, you can surprise her with a quick getaway in subscription box form with Explore Local. When road trips aren't in the near future, this box acts as the perfect filler for travelers. Each month's box features a new city from around the USA, delivering local artisanal goods, like candles and art prints, and a host of foodie-worthy snacks, sauces and treats.


Monthly Mercantile Box

From $45.00 per box
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Instead of surprising her with a lovey dovey greeting card filled with sweet nothings, send her the ultimate curated gift box set from The Appalachian Mercantile. Whether she's a fan of the region or simply loves exploring, she'll never grow tired of the surprises it brings. Quality is baked into every collection, bringing everything from small-batch preserves to handmade kitchen utensils.



From $23.95 per box
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The two of you are a match made in heaven, so celebrate your one-of-a-kind partnership with a Gourmet Box by Match Made Coffee. This monthly box is all about another perfect duo: coffee + cookies. A great gift idea for coffee lovers with a sweet tooth, each box delivers a curated selection of 2 craft coffees, and 2 freshly-baked cookies that have been hand-selected as the perfect match to each roast.


Gusto di Roma (Monthly)

From $90.00 per box
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A best seller for good reason, treat your girlfriend to a feast of gourmet Italian specialties with a gift subscription to Gusto di Roma. This is not the stuff you'll find in your neighborhood grocery store. Instead, she'll get a mix of authentic sweet and savory Italian treats that are perfect for creating the ultimate grazing platter. Simply arrange the charcuterie, spreads, olives, chocolates and more and enjoy a romantic evening.


Date Night Box Subscription

From $29.99 per box
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When you're looking for a surprise that will help you connect, laugh and have a little fun, skip Amazon entirely and head for Crated with Love, a monthly subscription that delivers a DIY date night in a box. Each box comes with 4-5 couples challenges and activities that are designed to encourage communication and togetherness. Curated by marriage and family therapists, this box is sure to make date night a hit.


Goddess Provisions Box

From $27.75 per box
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What She’ll Get: No matter what your pet name is for her, your BFF is a goddess in your eyes, and deserves to find her inner beauty and strength with a spiritual box like Goddess Provisions. Each box is thoughtfully curated to enhance any spiritual practice in an instant, sending an assortment of grounding essential oils, empowering crystals, superfood snacks and teas, inspiring books, and 100% vegan and cruelty-free beauty items.

Shipping: First box ships worldwide from the U.S. by the 20th; following boxes ship during the 1st week of the month


Once Upon a Book Club Box (Adult Edition)

From $61.25 per box
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What You’ll Get: Once Upon a Book Club is a delightful monthly subscription box that provides a unique interactive reading experience that's centered around a newly released YA or adult novel. Avid readers around the world are enjoying a book box that helps them become a part of the story by sending 1 new book, along with 3-5 beautifully wrapped numbered gifts that are only to be opened upon reaching a specific page in the story, plus a quote card and discussion questions.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 17th-20th of the month, if ordered by the 14th


The Deadbolt Mystery Society Monthly Box

From $23.67 per box
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The Deadbolt Mystery Society Box is another great date night option. Not at all similar to short-lived surprises like explosion gift boxes, this subscription box is perfect for creating hours of interactive fun. Each box includes a standalone case file that's filled with a fascinating story and characters, and challenging puzzles and clues. Put your heads together as you work through all the pieces and unravel the mystery.


Sips by Box - Personalized Tea Discovery

From $15.00 per box
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This new year, surprise her with a self-care essential when you send the Sips by Box. Perfect for taking a moment all to yourself with a fresh-brewed cup of tea, this monthly discovery box will help her find her favorite tea brands and blends. Plus, it's an easy way to send a personalized gift, because she'll take an online quiz outlining her likes, and then unpack 4 premium teas that have been handpicked just for her!


Culture Cakes - Baking Kits for Travel Lovers

From $32.50 per box
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If her wishlist is filled with places she'd love to visit, send her a unique baking kit that's designed for travel lovers. Culture Cakes sends out stress-free baking kits themed around different countries, giving her the chance to learn all about exotic flavors, spices and baking techniques. She'll get a booklet filled with cultural insight, all the ingredients needed to bake a destination-inspired cupcake, and plenty of snacks to sample.