The Winners Are In for A Year of Boxes' 2020 Awards

A Year of Boxes has announced their winners for the 2nd Annual US and Canadian Subscription Box Awards, and we want to show them off! We're proud that such fine subscription box companies available on the Cratejoy Marketplace have been awarded for their excellence.

Each box here was nominated to a particular category, like Best Lifestyle Box, Best Kid's Box, or Best Book Box. And, when the votes were cast, they came out on top! Looking through the list, we know why. In terms of quality products, customer care, and good ol' fashioned fun, these are some of the best subscription boxes out there.

Since the people have spoken, we'd like to take a moment to tell you why these boxes need a moment of consideration if you're looking for a new subscription or you're on the hunt for the perfect gift. So, without further ado, here are the winners!

1. Bombay & Cedar

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Price: Starts at $43.45/month

Inside the Box: Number 1 in the Best Lifestyle Box category is Bombay & Cedar, a monthly box that brings sophisticated vegan and cruelty-free wellness and beauty products to subscribers around the world. Keeping women's health in mind and curating products that promote a strong mind-body connection, including mindfulness activities and spa-quality bath goodies, it makes a great gift box for any woman living a plant-based lifestyle.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 20th-27th of every month

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2. LD Accessories Box

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Price: Starts at $30.00/every 3 months

Inside the Box: Why has LD Accessories Box come out on top for Women's Fashion Boxes? Customization is key! An explosion of style and fun that's personalized to each individual, this quarterly box is the perfect way to add new favorites to your ever-growing collection of accessories. You're in for an unboxing experience that's filled with trendy sunglasses, seasonal hats and scarves, sparkling earrings and high-end makeup.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 2 business days from ordering, with renewals shipping within 2 days from the anniversary date of the original order

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3. We Craft Box

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Price: Starts at $25.00/month

Inside the Box: The We Craft Box rises to the top as the Best Kid's Box because it's not only a whole lot of fun for kids, but stress-free for parents and caretakers, too. Each monthly delivery makes it easy to spend time together, get crafty and make memories! Themed around a unique story, each box brings coordinating craft kits, materials and supplies, and easy-to-follow illustrated instructions.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. beginning on the 2nd of the month

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4. WagWell Box

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Price: Starts at $34.00/month

Inside the Box: Best in show in the Pet Box category goes to WagWell Box, a health-conscious monthly subscription box that delivers premium pet care products like organic treats, bully sticks, toys and doggy fashion that are all guaranteed to be healthy, safe, and made in the USA. Sound like something your special fur baby needs? Use the coupon code "WAG20" to fetch 20% off your first box!

Shipping: Ships to select countries within 2 business days if ordered between the 12th and the end of the month, and on the 15th of the following month for orders placed between the 1st-11th

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5. Southern Scholar Socks

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Price: Starts at $13.75/month

Inside the Box: With Southern Scholar, socks aren't just an everyday, basic, or uninspired gift––they're award-winning! There are plenty of good reasons why they've taken the Best Sock Box in the US subscription box awards, including comfort, durability and class. Each month features a pair of men's dress socks in classic colors and timeless designs that even comes with pro styling tips.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 2 business days after signup, with renewals shipping at the beginning of every month

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6. TheraBox - Self Care Subscription Box

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Price: Starts at $30.99/month

Inside the Box: Who leads the pack when it comes to wellness boxes? Helping subscribers thrive, rather than just survive, TheraBox is a unique subscription service that helps you make healthy habits a routine, so you can grow in body and mind. Bring stress levels down and happiness up with a therapist-curated mix of pampering essentials, mindfulness activities, and positivity.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 24th-29th of the month

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7. Postmark'd Studio

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Price: Starts at $20.00/month

Inside the Box: Helping you reach out and stay connected, 2020 is bringing back stationery in a big way and Postmark'd Studio is leading the charge. Voted Best Stationery Box, take your snail mail to the next level with original greeting cards that feature bold, eye-catching graphic designs, along with stamps and artsy extras that up the fun factor and turn letter-writing into an art form.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 5th of every month

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8. SnackSack

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Price: Starts at $22.67/month

Inside the Box: We know you have to be doing something right to come out on top in the snack category. If the voters are anything like us, they take their snacks seriously! The SnackSack is impressing snackers of all persuasions by delivering a brand discovery box that serves up nutritious, tasty snacks. With options for vegans and gluten-free dieters, get a sampler that has a little bit of everything from salty to sweet.

Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. beginning on the 16th of the month

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9. Women's Collective Box

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Price: Starts at $49.95/every 3 months

Inside the Box: Showing plenty of promise, Women's Collective Box is the titleholder for Best New Box. Running on the philosophy that women are better together, this new subscription is designed to build up women-owned businesses, showcasing the products of 5-8 women-led businesses and brands in every box. And, on top of that, the collective gives back 5% to help other entrepreneurial women reach their goals.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. beginning on the 23rd of the month

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10. Earthlove

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Price: Starts at $54.95/every 3 months

Inside the Box: It's high time we make some changes that move us towards being more eco-friendly and sustainable. Here to make it easier to become more conscious consumers is Earthlove, a fan favorite that provides that gentle nudge to get us moving in the right direction! You'll get a mix of clean, organic and zero-waste products, including everything from reusables and cruelty-free skincare to books and practical, green DIY tips.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 14 days from ordering, with renewals shipping on the 15th of Mar, Jun, Sept and Dec

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11. Pro Club Classic

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Price: Starts at $17.95/month

Inside the Box: Topping the list of subscription boxes that are perfect for tweens and teens is Pipsticks, a curated mix of stickers and stationery goodies that are fun to collect, swap, and jazz up school supplies and whatever else your heart desires! Coming at you with super-fresh sticker sheets, holographic pouches, stationery, and Pippy, a fun zine for paper lovers, this subscription guarantees you get some monthly happy mail.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries on the 10th of the month

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12. Vegancuts Monthly Beauty Box

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Price: Starts at $22.95/month

Inside the Box: Affordable and dedicated to animal welfare, Vegancuts has claimed victory for Best Vegan Box. Beauty box reviews rave about a generous and wide variety of top brands, along with stellar support. What's more? The legwork to make sure every product is 100% vegan and cruelty-free has been done for you! Promote health, inside and out, with the best of the best.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. by the 17th of the same month or within 6 business days, depending on order date

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13. Moms + Babes Box

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Price: Starts at $59.00/every 3 months

Inside the Box: A vote for Moms + Babes Box is a vote that says both moms and their babies deserve nothing but the best products on the market. Designed by moms, for moms, it's no wonder that they swept up the Best Mom Box with their premium quarterly subscription that packs in a unique mix of everything from pampering products and stylish accessories for Mom to activities, practical baby gear, and snacks for her little one.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. immediately upon ordering, and then every 3 months

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14. Crunchy Mama Box

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Price: Starts at $39.99/month

Inside the Box: At first glance, you might see the Crunchy Mama Box as a straightforward box for eco-conscious moms. But it's so much more, and it's for this that it's been voted the Best Box that Gives Back. This community of mamas is on a mission to support one another while spreading love and encouragement. Along with supporting women-owned, eco-friendly businesses, a portion of all proceeds goes to a different cause each month.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 3rd of the following month

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15. Passion & Growth

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Price: Starts at $33.96/month

Inside the Box: Passion & Growth has been voted Best Personal Growth Box because it aims to help you tap into a broader online community of side hustlers and entrepreneurs to help you keep your enthusiasm up and continue moving forward. Designed exclusively for hardworking women, you'll get inspiring books, affirmations, and self-care goodies along with access to a supportive online community and useful training tools.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on or around the 4th of the month

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16. Oceanista®

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Price: Starts at $85.00/every 3 months

Inside the Box: It's very fitting that the Best Seasonal Box would show up at your front door packing in those beachside vibes we all love. Capturing the spirit of beachcombing and perusing seaside boutiques, Oceanista is a quarterly box that brings an assortment of beachy essentials including flowy coverups, colorful totes, coastal accessories, jewelry, and sunny home decor.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S.

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17. Loti Wellness Self-Care Box (CANADA)

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Price: Starts at $47.50 CAD/month

Inside the Box: Heading up north to Canada, we find the Loti Wellness Self-Care Box leading the pack in the wellness category with a therapist-curated mix of products that center around themes like Resilience and Embracing Strengths. Get new strategies and tools to cope with all of life's ups and downs, along with all-natural wellness products that highlight the importance of self-care and self-love!

Shipping: Ships to select countries from Canada between the 25th-31st of the month

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18. The Barbell Box

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Price: Starts at $50.00 CAD/month

Inside the Box: When it comes to Fitness Boxes, the Barbell Box is a much-loved Canadian box that aims to support your commitment to fitness by sending a dose of monthly motivation and encouragement. Take your workout to the next level with everything from high-quality training supplements and healthy recipes, to useful fitness gear, workouts and more.

Shipping: Ships to select countries from Canada before the 14th of the month

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