Hobbies are a great creative outlet and a perfect way for introverts to fill alone time. Not everyone needs myriad daily social interactions to recharge! If you’re more of a homebody who prefers to be in your comfort zone and you’re looking for enjoyable activities to fill your idle time, the Cratejoy Marketplace has amazing subscription boxes that cater to some of the best DIYs and hobbies just for introverts.
From crafting and baking to sewing and sudoku, there are monthly subscription boxes packed with useful, high-quality goodies that help you start a new project or bring you a re-up on necessary supplies so you can skip the store and have more time to do the fun stuff.
After all, introversion doesn't have anything to do with self-confidence. It's simply how you're wired to have fun and recharge. We've run through our list of hobbies to find subscription boxes that provide an excellent way to have a whole lot of fun! So, instead of curling up to watch movies on Netflix or scroll social media, unpack the goods you need to create and explore a new interest to the fullest.
Unique Hobbies for Introverts
About the Box: Perfect for introverts who already love to crochet or those who want to give it a shot, the Yarn Bits Shop provides unique projects that will help to develop necessary fiber craft skills. Choose from the affordable QuickProject subscription or the more involved BlanketBox to get an exclusive pattern and plenty of high-quality yarn to crochet the project to completion. Each box provides the opportunity to create, no matter your personality type.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. by the last day of the month
About the Box: Whether indoors or out, many introverts are drawn to the relaxation of gardening. Not only is it a great way to spend free time, but it's also creative and exciting. My Garden Box is custom-crafted to help you fine-tune your green thumb, sending a living plant or seasonal bulb, nutritious potting soil, and a decorative planter every month. Freshen up your favorite living spaces with every delivery and keep your garden growing month after month.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the week of the 21st
About the Box: Don't let too much interaction at the grocery store get in the way of enjoying delicious, satisfying, and beautifully decorated desserts. Instead, have all that you need delivered to the front door with Baking fun!, a premium baking subscription from Red Velvet NYC. No matter what skill level you're at, this subscription box is packed with pre-measured ingredients and straightforward step-by-steps, so you can bake 2 different restaurant-quality treats from scratch.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the beginning of the following month
About the Box: Whether it's woodworking, painting, or mandala-making, The Adults & Crafts Crate provides the perfect opportunity to get introduced to fun hobbies and learn new skills. Each box is designed as an all-inclusive craft kit that comes complete with materials, tools, and easy-to-follow instructions. Unbox everything you need to get started making DIY home goods like wooden wine caddies, engraved coasters, or colorful wall art.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 25th of the month
About the Box: Whether you're an introvert or an extrovert, when you set out to learn a new hobby, it's important to have the right tools of the trade. Though art is all about creativity and self-expression, top-quality supplies from Paletteful Packs can help you enhance your skill level and learn new techniques. Filled with essential tools and supplies like brushes, paint, pens, and sketchbooks, this box is perfect for aspiring artists.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 1st of every month
About the Box: Sometimes introverts can be seen as loners, but that doesn't mean they don't have something to say! Whether it's through creative writing, journaling, or blogging, Scribbler is a monthly subscription that can help you put pen to paper and let your story be heard. This unique box takes a methodical approach to the craft of writing, guiding subscribers through the writing process, offering insight into the world of publishing and sending plenty of encouragement.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries on the 21st of each month
About the Box: A great hobby for introverts who like to shake things up a bit is a monthly subscription to Shaker & Spoon. Featuring 3 tasty drink recipes from top bartenders, each box includes everything but the booze to make a dozen cocktails, 4 of each recipe. Bringing syrups, bitters, mixers and garnishes, every box serves up new flavors and combos. It's just what you need to call over a group of close friends and enjoy a fun evening in!
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. throughout the week of the 5th of the month
About the Box: Coloring And Classics is a fun monthly box that aims to bring a small dose of serenity into the daily grind by giving you the goods you need to devote just 30 minutes a day to a calming activity. A great way to lift your mood or change your mindset, you'll get a mix of downtime activities that combine creativity, imagination, and problem-solving, including a hardcover book in your preferred genre, an adult coloring book, and an activity book filled with crosswords or puzzles.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in 2 business days of ordering, then on the 1st of future months
About the Box: When you've just finished a long Netflix marathon, and you're looking to get creative, here's a subscription that is sent out just days after placing an order. Great for any Pinterest-obsessed crafter, the Craft in Style Box arrives with all the supplies needed to dive right into making a fun and trendy DIY project, including accessories, tools, materials, step-by-steps and online tutorials.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 3 business days of receipt of order
About the Box: If sitting in front of your favorite TV show and working on a jigsaw puzzle sounds like the stuff of self-care dreams for you, the Puzzle Culture Monthly Box is the happy mail you need! Each month's box brings a gender-neutral, 500-piece puzzle featuring designs from independent artists, along with an assortment of themed gift items, such as art prints, jewelry, crafts, challenge cards, and more.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. beginning in November
About the Box: Catering to all the video game-loving introverts out there, Air Drop Crates is a unique gaming grab bag that focuses on gaming-related accessories, apparel, and household goodies. Designed around a fun new game theme each month, subscribers can expect a mystery assortment of officially licensed geek gear from patches, jewelry, and mugs to snacks, collectibles, and more, all valued at $40 or higher.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 5th-10th every month
About the Box: Reading and introversion often go hand in hand. One of the best solitary activities out there, here's your chance to join in on a one-of-a-kind reading experience with the Book Club Box from Once Upon a Book Club. Each month's box delivers an interactive reading experience, bringing a newly-released adult fiction novel, along with beautifully wrapped gifts that are marked with a specific page number and designed to be opened as the story unfolds.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. (except for the U.K.) at the end of the month
About the Box: Some people think that introverts only ever want to be alone, but that's just not the case. They like to enjoy social time, too, but might prefer to be in the company of a close-knit small group, rather than mingling and meeting new people. With UnboxBoardom, you can host game night with your nearest and dearest on a regular basis. Simply select the desired subscription frequency, and choose the featured monthly game or opt to be surprised!
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 15th of your scheduled month
About the Box: Is self-care a hobby? We vote yes! Finding balance is what life's all about, and the Loti Wellness Self-Care Box is packed with practical tools that can help you cope with all of life's ups and downs. Every box is curated by experienced mental health professionals and centers around a goal or a personal trait, like "Flourish" or "Reflections." Unpack everything from a focused self-love workbook and soothing face masks to calming bath items and health supplements.
Shipping: Ships to the U.S. and Canada within 3-5 business days of ordering