Culture Carton

A monthly lifestyle subscription for men, with a book included!

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Plans as low as $16.00 / month
Shipping & Renewal Information
  • Please order by 16th to get the current box. Future boxes will ship by the 18th of every month. Email us if you request a package sent right away.
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Subscriptions automatically renew. Cancel anytime
The best gift for men!
Every month receive a book that a cultured man would want in his growing library, along with select accessories curated around a monthly theme related to improving varying aspects of one’s self. Improve your confidence, sophistication and knowledge! We take the effort out of looking for the best tools and resources for improving your life.
  • Typical 'Standard' box value is $90-$120!
  • Every Culture Carton Standard includes 1 book + 3-5 lifestyle items
  • Lifestyle items are high quality & full size products including: style accessories, leather goods, EDC, grooming products, gourmet food, and much more!
  • Book selections vary between classic fiction and modern fiction every other month.
  • Boost your confidence, sophistication and knowledge, monthly.

Sneak Peek

Photo of undefined current box The November 2021 Box!

The November 2021 Box!

Culture Carton arrives as a surprise to our subscribers. We provide the excitement you experienced as a kid on Christmas morning, every month! SUBSCRIBE TODAY to see why Rolling Stone, MAXIM, US Weekly, Marie Claire, The Washington Post, Buzzfeed, The Huffington Post and many more say Culture Carton is the best subscription box for men!

Order by November 17th to get this box!


Customer Questions (4)

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Q: This keeps advertising that it arrives before Christmas. However, it is February 11th??? What is that about? Just an outdated web page?Asked by Kara O., February 2020

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Q: I want to give as a gift. Are there options to buy x number of months or a quarterly subscription for a gift?Asked by Faye S., December 2019

Culture Carton answered...December 2019

Yes, gift subscriptions can be purchased in prepaid terms of 3, 6 or 12 months. If you would like to receive boxes quarterly, send us a message after signing up for a prepaid subscription and we'll set your account to ship quarterly.

Yes i believe so!

by Garry W., December 2019

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Q: I still haven’t gotten my January box, it’s been in Philly for weeks and I live in California. And now I’ve paid for my February box before I could give January a try. This isn’t right at all. Asked by Jamie H., February 2021

Culture Carton answered...February 2021

USPS has had unusually long delays due to the pandemic and the holiday shipping rush. The package arrived on Feb 3rd. If you do not wish to continue your subscription, let us know and we will issue a refund for the renewal charge. I went ahead and applied a 40% discount to your next renewal. This discount does not expire. Thank you again for your support and understanding as this shipping issue is outside of our control.


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Q: Do I understand that I could subscribe to a box without the book? If so, what is the cost?Asked by Alden C., October 2020

Yes, our subscription without the book is called Essential. It costs $35.00 and you can select it by clicking the dropdown box next to Culture Carton Standard on the Culture Carton page.

by Culture C., October 2020

Reviews (46)

Great Box!

Feb 11, 2019
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Eliza
4 Reviews
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2 Helpful
Subscribed for 20 days

I’ve been looking forward to receiving this box! I loved the book, The Sea. It’s been on my list for awhile. I also really like the King x Portland socks. They are really soft and seem to be good quality. I wish the socks had matched the pocket square and tie, but overall I’m happy with my purchase.

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Horrible cheap items/not worth price

Jul 31, 2021
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Alec B.
1 Review
Subscribed for 27 days

This box was awful. The listed prices on that little card of what you gave me is absolute B.S. “$15” for that little sh*tty dollar store flask? Yea right. The other two items were basically just long toothpicks for “kabobs” and were listed at $10! Laughable! And an apron made from the worst material ever and they had the audacity to list that at $60 lmaooo. The book, Treasure Island, is the only thing out of the package that I thought was cool but I paid a whole $50 for one book, some glorified toothpicks, a cheap MINI flask, and a sh*t apron. Definitely would never have paid the money for this box if I had knows what I was going to be getting. I don’t think you can even call it a subscription “box” because the book and the rest of the stuff came separately and wasn’t even in any creative packaging. Just the slim, cardboard box with the stuff thrown in there. All in all, do not waste your money on this box. If anything, just subscribe to the book club. But even then, I’d recommend just going to barnes & noble and buying one you like yourself.

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A pretty snazzy box.

Aug 04, 2019
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Krysta W.
1 Review
1 Helpful
Subscribed for 1 year

I purchased this as a gift for my husband, and planned for just the 3 months. Turns out my husband has loved everything he’s received and we’ve kept it going as something just for him each month. He’s had several awesome pair of Sunglasses, pretty nice watches, socks, ties, and other great stuff. He’s also really enjoying all the books. Communication with this crate has been super quick and accommodating/helpful. I highly recommend this as a gift or just because!

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Great quality! It was a hit at our house

Jan 30, 2021
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Lisa L.
1 Review
Subscribed for 2 months

My husband loves these!

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Just so that you know...

Dec 15, 2020
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Robert D.
1 Review
1 Helpful
Subscribed for 25 days

I wanted to like this box so bad because I LOVE reading and I am learning to enjoy stepping up my lifestyle. The first box I received was nice but the wow factor was damped by the fact that I already received 90% of the items from another subscription box about a year previous. So, I basically paid about $40.xx to own a book. The items did not go to waste but there is little incentive for me to want to try again. I will not cut Culture Carton for that but I think it is worth a mention for others to be aware of before getting excited. When I look at some of the past boxes I am happy that I did not subscribe again because those would be just duplicates of what I already own. Which would frustrate me.

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A Great Gift for Fashionable Young 20s

Sep 26, 2019
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Jennifer G.
2 Reviews
Subscribed for 9 months

I gave this as a 6 month gift subscription to my 23 year old son. He loved it so much, I ended up extending it. My son aims to be cultured and the book selections are an excellent mix of old and new - definitely all things someone well read should touch on.
The fashion is mostly good - on trend for sure. He particularly loved a watch he received. Many of the gadgets have been fun and useful for him as well.

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Pay no mind to the previous review

Dec 22, 2018
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Kimi M.
1 Review
Subscribed for 8 days

I sent them an email about my box missing and someone contacted me this morning and offered to send me a new box! Thanks Ryan for the Christmas miracle!!

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Great Start

Dec 22, 2018
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Roger M.
1 Review
Subscribed for 5 days

I received my first Culture Carton box this month and couldn't be happier. The book is excellent, the leather products were put to immediate use, and the Blender Polarized Shades came just in time. Can't wait to see what the next box brings.

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Great Box

Dec 21, 2018
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Ian M.
1 Review
Subscribed for 1 year

Solid monthly subscription with original unique products and quality reads. Highly recommend.

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Great box! Highly recommend!

Nov 24, 2018
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Connor H.
1 Review
Subscribed for 7 months

I got this box for my husband for father’s day. He loved getting a surprise each month! Items are great quality and always come with a fun theme

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