You want to gift the men in your life something unique and special, but along with that, you need something that’ll go a little easy on your wallet. While that’s not always an easy task, we’ve got the solution for you. Monthly gift boxes from the Cratejoy marketplace make great gifts for men, and we've got so many options for under $20!
Appealing to men with different lifestyles and a broad range of interests, if you’re looking for gifts for gamers, readers or lovers of all things food, we’ve got you covered. Whether you need Father’s Day gifts, Christmas gifts, or last-minute just-for-fun gifts, professionally curated subscription boxes deliver high-quality, uncommon goods.
Skip the trip to the store, along with all the searching and debating, and continue reading below for some of our best gifts for men under $20. For a one-of-a-kind gift that he’s sure to enjoy, check out this collection of affordable monthly subscriptions.
Unique Gift Ideas for Men Under $20
Price: Starts at $19.99/month
About the Box: Dedicated to delivering goodies to fans of some of the biggest and best pop culture franchises out there, the Loot Crate is a gift idea that's perfect for fans of the best in TV, movies, games and comics. A monthly subscription box curated by self-proclaimed geeks and gamers, each month's box brings 4+ items right to the front door, including 1 tee and 1 collectible pin, plus other gear, like action figures and fandom swag.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. by the 31st of each month
Price: Starts at $7.50/month
About the Box: A perfect gift for any guitarist or drummer, a monthly subscription to the Magic Room Brand delivers top-quality eco-friendly guitar picks and drumsticks. Both items are sustainably crafted using 100% biodegradable bamboo grass for enhanced durability and sound quality. With 18 different subscription options to choose from, including some under $10, this box makes an inexpensive, fun gift for the musicians in your life.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. immediately upon receipt of order
Price: Starts at $4.17/month
About the Box: From stocking stuffers to a standalone gift, Dice Envy is a monthly subscription for any gamer who takes their dice seriously. Catering to the dice needs of gamers playing d20-based games, this box is available in 3 subscription levels, delivering from 1 polyhedral die to 5-8 dice each month. Rare, molded, metal or otherwise, this box sends a variety of high-quality dice.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries on the 30th of every month
Price: Starts at $8.25/month
About the Box: Suit-and-tie jobs no longer have to feel stiff or uptight with the spiffy, stylish offerings packed into the Spiffster Club. Each monthly box delivers 1 trendy new look with top-quality handcrafted ties or dress socks. A simple style survey helps tailor each subscription to the individual, then sends out traditional ties, skinnies or bow ties. Get a budget-friendly custom gift perfect for any man on your list.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 22nd of each month
Price: Starts at $9.00/week
About the Box: With 23 subscription options available, the Baseball Cards of the Month subscription is a box that offers something for everyone on any budget. Promote one of his favorite old-school hobbies by sending a unique gift of custom-made cards and card packs, including autographed cards, that's perfect for enthusiasts of this favorite American pastime. The sheer number of choices makes it easy to find an option that works for any fan.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 22nd of every month
Price: Starts at $6.75/month
About the Box: One of many great gift ideas for the bearded men in your life, the Beard Care Club is a monthly subscription box that sends out all-natural beard oils, waxes and balms. With 10 different subscription options to choose from, some costing just over the price of a fancy cup of coffee, it's a gift that delivers the necessary grooming goods to any man sporting some fashionable facial hair.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 5th-7th of every month
Price: Starts at $8.32/month
About the Box: Realsic is on a mission to help keep all feet fresh and fun by covering them is the softness and comfort that is premium-combed cotton. Crafted of the highest quality cotton blend, each pair of socks brings colorful, bold patterns, sporting anything from shrimp or sharks, to bow-tied foxes or bacon. Select a monthly subscription that sends either 1 or 2 pairs of socks each month for under $20!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 7th of the month
Price: Starts at $13.33/month
About the Box: Delighting jerky fans of all ages, Stick in a Box is a great gift that sends anywhere from 2 bags of jerky up to 21 jerky products each month. A unique last-minute pick up for any man, this box delivers a satisfying snack that's both protein-packed and naturally gluten-free. Available in 3 subscription levels, opt for the Lite Knight to deliver flavorful small-batch artisanal dried meat for a purse-pleasing price.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $14.39/month
About the Box: Looking for a monthly T-shirt subscription that delivers basic tees with non-basic designs? OddBlox is here to deliver the goods. Supporting independent artists by using thousands of licensed designs, many with a unique psychedelic vibe, just select the desired size to send a gift that will slowly grow a great selection of tees month after month. Brother, husband, boyfriend or nephew, this monthly subscription is perfect for anyone.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. in the 2nd week of each month
Price: Starts at $12.95/month
About the Box: The Scorchin' Hot Box sends combustible treats for the taste buds, packing the heat into all goodies savory or sweet. Providing 5 unique subscription levels, 4 of which come in at under $20, take your pick and send an assortment that brings blazing hot sauces, along with sweet and savory snack items infused with loads of spiciness, like habanero-flavored popcorn and chili pepper lollipops.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of every month
Price: Starts at $8.99/month
About the Box: Skip the restaurant gift card and send a unique gift that will have him creating bold international dishes at home. Perfect for home cooks, each month's box of All You Can Spice is packed with global flavors, sending a new bottled seasoning and 3 recipes showcasing its full potential. Delivering spices from around the globe, experience different cultural cuisines and join an interactive online community full of adventurous eaters.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 20th each month
Price: Starts at $15.00/month
About the Box: Better than a board game, The Gray Matter Sodality monthly subscription box takes game night to the next level. Developed around a mission to reunite the separated fragments of Albert Einstein’s much-studied brain, work through a fictional tale by using the genius within to solve challenging physical puzzles. For just $15, each box offers a self-contained game, or delve further into the story with a month-to-month subscription.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 3rd of every month
Price: Starts at $19.00/month
About the Box: There's nothing wrong with the classic jeans-and-a-tee look, so if that's the style of choice for the men on your list, they'll enjoy the Brewski Shirt Club. Celebrating amazing brews with stylish, comfortable apparel, this monthly subscription features limited-edition tees from artisanal breweries from around the world. Select the size needed and get fashionable T-shirts sporting fun logos and designs from a variety of craft beer brewers.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from Canada around the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at $8.33/month
About the Box: The BookCase.Club is here to bring the gift of a good read each month. Featuring 12 unique subscription options, all at an affordable price point, each month delivers 2 hand-selected books from any genre, including everything from thrillers to cookbooks. Representing a broad spectrum of interests, this book club brings a fun surprise for all book lovers and avid readers!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on or before the 1st of each month
Price: Starts at $17.99/month
About the Box: Great for men who find joy in collecting, Venture in History sends 7+ genuine bills from around the world. Selected by in-house experts and guaranteed to hold a value of at least $20, each month delivers a different assortment of colorful paper money from around the globe. A hobby that's educational, fun, and potentially profitable, depending on the currency market, this box is packed with intrigue collectors will love.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S.