What’s better than a pocket full of stolen Sharpies and a snug-fitting hat for your cat? Well, yeah, while those actually would be pretty amazing gifts, you can certainly do better on delivering super cool gifts for the hipster friends in your life. Just so you don’t run the risk of getting stuck in a proverbial gift-giving rut, we’ve rounded up 15 insanely cool gift ideas for hipsters for you to peruse at your leisure.
Price: Starts at $19.99/month
What You’ll Get: So, you're in the market for gifts for your hipster friend? Stock their shelves and ensure their record collection is so not midtown with the Original Vinyl Records subscription. Delivering 6 albums packed safely in a hard box each month, they'll get music tailored to their eclectic tastes.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 1st-2nd of the month
Price: Starts at $23.95/month
What You’ll Get: You gotta have the goods and gear to create your best creative works. Get in on the Paletteful Packs subscription box for top-level art supplies for aspiring and professional artists alike. Available in 3 varying levels, the box comes stocked with supplies to ignite that inspirational spark.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the first of every month, with a cutoff date of the 15th
Price: Starts at $39.99/3 months
What You’ll Get: The Comma Vintage subscription box makes the perfect gift for the hipster in your life that doesn’t want to admit their hipster status. Sending out a curated kit of vintage menswear plus a one-of-a-kind accessory every 3rd month, they’ll get pieces that perfectly pair with the look they’re not going for. Yeah, you know who we are talking about.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. 2-3 weeks after purchase
Price: Starts at $30.00/month
What You’ll Get: A hot cup of excellence delivered monthly is what’s inside the box with Coffee-Esperanto’s subscription. Featuring a different farm each month and focusing on small-batch, single-source coffees, you’ll taste the exquisiteness that comes from such attention to detail. Send the gift of taking your coffee way too seriously, and they’ll love every sip of it!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 1st business day of the month
Price: Starts at $35.00/month
What You’ll Get: Hit the trails with a full ditty bag with a little help from Hiker Crate. Sending 2-3 unique products to satisfy even the biggest gear heads and 3-6 trail-ready snacks so you don’t have to do quite so much yogi-ing, you’ll be all set to get out there and do a little trailblazing.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 17th-19th of each month
Price: Starts at $49.99/3 months
What You’ll Get: For the wanderlust afflicted bibliophile in your life, give the gift of globetrotting in book form with The Wordy Traveler. Available in 2 levels, the Full Suitcase and the Backpacker, each quarter they’ll unbox books that transport them to a new location, along with additional scene-setting goodies.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $15.00/month
What You’ll Get: Mootsh is one of many cool gifts for the hipster friends in your life, especially if they are always behind the lens. This monthly subscription allows them to send 10 of their best digital photos to be printed by Mootsh and mailed to them. Help them admire their budding photo skills irl with a gift that keeps on giving.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 5th-10th of every month
Price: Starts at $29.00/month
What You’ll Get: Art Crate has come up with a real off-the-wall way to get you curated art on display in your home. In an effort to build an art collection that works to your unique taste and decor style, after completing a style survey, you’ll get your very own art curator who will help you choose the best high-quality artwork for you. A cool process from start to hung-on-your-gallery-wall finish!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. 5-7 days after making your selections
Price: Starts at $18.99/month
What You’ll Get: Zines have always gone hand in hand with hipsterism, but they can be pretty hard to get your hands on. Let Zine-o-Matic do the legwork for you and get 4-6 curated Indie zines from cities across the country delivered right to you. Beautifully created original content with a few surprises in every box.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at $14.95/month
What You’ll Get: Complete your look from head to beautifully designed toe (and finger) nails with the Fearless Nail Art subscription. The Nailed It Box strives to send you all the gear you need to create some fierce nail art. From stamping plates and holo powders to glitter and decals, you’ll stock your supply kit for a steal each and every month.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 1st-4th of each month
Price: Starts at $29.95/month
What You’ll Get: Gourmet it out and find some of your new favorite foods in the Farm to People’s subscription Tasting Box. Featuring artisanally crafted fresh foods and sauces sourced from across the country and sent to you along with delectable recipes to try, you’ll tuck into tasty new treats every month.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. sometime near mid-month
Price: Starts at $15.95/month
What You’ll Get: Everyone's got that special someone that puts a cynical slant on things to help keep it all in perspective. Give them the gift that's right up their alley with Smartass and Sass. Available in 3 options, box only, T-shirt only, or T+box, each month's themed dose of snicker-worthy snark comes with hand-picked products from artists and small businesses.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 16th-18th of each month