Did you know that some of the best monthly subscription boxes out there are born and bred right here in the UK? After a difficult year in lockdown, now is a perfect time to support local businesses, try something new, or experience a taste of home from abroad.
While the Cratejoy Marketplace offers great search features to find independent subscription boxes nearby, we thought we'd take this opportunity to showcase 20 brilliant monthly box subscriptions from (and shipping to) the UK just for you.
Bring a smile to your face with curated boxes of everything from beautiful stationery and tasty teas to stories, spirituality, and self-care treats. So go on and have a gander at some of our top UK subscription boxes––we're sure you'll find a new box to strike your fancy!
Best UK Subscription Boxes
Price: Starts at £13.99 GBP/month
What's Included: GeekGear caters to all things Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts! Dedicated to celebrating this super-popular global fandom with UK roots, GeekGear lets you get in on exclusive geek gear and wearables, limited-edition collectibles, and other themed goodies and gadgets with a monthly mix of 6-10 items from the Wizarding World.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK between the 21st-26th of each month
Price: Starts at £18.33 GBP/month
What's Included: Looking for a discovery box that can lead you to new brands in the vegan, cruelty-free beauty and skincare space? Birchbox has some discovery club competition from The Pip Box! With full-size products and offering an average monthly value of £55 in every box, you can treat yourself––or your favorite beauty guru––to luxury at a bargain.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK in the 1st week of the month
Price: Starts at £7.92 GBP/month
What's Included: Proud to be the largest personalized book subscription service in the UK, The Willoughby Book Club brings 1 brand-new book, handpicked for each individual subscriber. Designed for readers of all ages, each book arrives wrapped in the club’s signature packaging and helps to spread the joy of reading through charitable book donations!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK on the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at £22.50 GBP/month
What's Included: With Boxed Locks, the devil is in the details. Perfect for game lovers aged 10 and up, each box is thoughtfully designed to be engaging and entertaining. Through an assortment of challenging puzzles and clues, plus a mix of fun props, you can get those mental gears moving as you come up with just the right code to unlock the final box!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the UK around the 1st week of every month
Price: Starts at £23.33 GBP/month
What's Included: Moi-Même––French for “myself”––is here to give you a nudge towards wellness with a carefully curated selection of posh products. From beauty and hair care goodies to snacks, jewelry, stationery, and more, select a monthly or quarterly subscription and get the chance to discover high-end self-care brands.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK; monthly boxes ship by the 10th of the month and quarterly boxes ship in the middle of Jan, Apr, July, and Oct
Price: Starts at £12.00 GBP/month
What's Included: Subscribing to the Tiny Party Club by Sugar & Sloth is the perfect way to ensure you get a little happy mail each month. Right from the paper confetti-filled unboxing experience, you'll enjoy super cute and cheeky illustrated goodies designed by UK artist Anita Perry, including an enamel pin, stickers, charms, and more, sent in packaging that fits directly in your letterbox.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK on the 8th of every month
Price: Starts at $20.95/month
What's Included: Get a new makeup bag packed with color-intense beauty products and a bold new palette with the Color Curate Bag. Carefully packed in a luxe little makeup bag emblazoned with an inspirational quote, you'll get 4 full-size, cruelty-free, and vegan products. It's a great way to revitalize your look, update your beauty routine, and try before you buy!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 10th of the month
Price: Starts at £12.95 GBP/month
What's Included: Play in the dirt and get messy with Mud & Bloom, a monthly box that gives kids the chance to learn gardening basics and connect with nature. With planting activities, nature crafts, games, and quizzes, kids get the chance to get outdoors and learn about all things plants, bugs, birds, and animals!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the UK at the very end of each month
Price: Starts at £18.00 GBP/month
What's Included: Searching near and far for the best self-care and beauty products on the market, Lemonade aims to walk you through all the different layers of learning to love yourself, inside and out. Handpicked, cruelty-free items will take care of you from head to toe, and mindfulness missions will help you focus on growth, positivity, and gratitude.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK on or before the 7th of each month
Price: Starts at £7.99 GBP/month
What's Included: Sourced directly from the farmers, every roast delivered by the Blue Coffee Box is ideal for coffee snobs around the world. Focusing on fair trade, this coffee subscription selects only the best beans from the top 2% of coffees from around the world and features a new guest roaster and new ethically-sourced coffees each month.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK immediately after ordering, then monthly afterward from order date
Price: Starts at £7.99 GBP/month
What's Included: Offering 3 tiers that bring an assortment of K-beauty goodies, as well as a variety of sheet mask packs for all different skin types, Lengbox is one of the best beauty subscription boxes. From the first box onward, you'll get innovative new products, the latest goodies in sensitive skincare, soothing sheet masks, and anti-aging serums for radiant skin.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK on the 26th of the month
Price: Starts at £15.50 GBP/month
What's Included: Bringing a free-form creative process to young kids, Make + Wonder sparks creativity with a mix of artistic activities themed around an inspiring woman or artist. Created by teachers to be an open-and-flow box, Make + Wonder offers idea cards, curated art supplies, and an illustrated story that prompts kids to explore their imaginations and play with color and texture.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the UK on the 6th of the month
Price: Starts at $22.00/month
What's Included: Looking for a new plant subscription to continue growing your indoor jungle? With a monthly subscription to the Aura Gift Shop, not only will you get a strong, healthy, and full-size house plant, but also easy-to-follow care instructions and growing tips to ensure that even those who are developing their green thumb can be a successful plant parent.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. in the 1st week every month
Price: Starts at $20.99/month
What You’ll Get: Join the craft beer revolution with the First Sip Brew Box, a beer subscription that showcases the story of a different craft brewery in every box. The ultimate BYOB experience that brings everything but the brews, each box is packed with a range of hoppy artisan products like clever tees, intriguing edibles, candles, soaps, and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. in the last week of every month
Price: Starts at £21.83 GBP/month
What's Included: Get a taste of home or go on a culinary exploration into some of the finest African nibbles with Kwusi Box. From beef jerky to plantain chips, every monthly snack box brings an assortment of tastebud-satisfying treats that have been handpicked for quality and flavor. Each box will leave you ready for the next!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the UK on or before the 14th of the month
Price: Starts at £13.50 GBP/month
What's Included: Who amongst us is not into that #cakelife? Rachel’s Cake Delights is on a mission to bring a taste of the sweet life with a monthly pamper hamper full of homemade baked delights. Bringing 3 different kinds of baked goods with enough to share, indulge your sweet tooth without stepping foot in the kitchen. Plus, they offer a vegan and gluten-free option, too.
Shipping: Ships within the UK on the last Thursday of each month
Price: Starts at £45.00 GBP/month
What's Included: Ever had a Master of Wine handpick you the perfect bottles? Well, Corkk gives you that chance. Wine lovers and adventurous drinkers will love this wine subscription that supports local businesses and is focused on reducing their carbon footprint. Handpicked by a pro with plenty of skill and knowledge, you can expect nothing less than the best of the best!
Shipping: Ships within the UK every Wednesday throughout the month