Last Minute Subscription Gifts and Box Ideas

With the holidays coming closer, it is becoming harder to find time to shop for all the gifts you may need. Work, cleaning, cooking, and growing crowds at the stores can all get in the way of letting you shop for what you need. A great solution is to order subscription boxes, which you can do from the comfort of your own home. Below are some ideas for subscription boxes that make for wonderful gifts.

  1. Meal Box Kits
    By having fresh food and recipes delivered straight to your door, it saves everyone time and energy when it comes time to prepare a healthy dinner for the family. The recent popularity of meal kits has also brought many companies into competition. Popular boxes include ones such as Blue Apron, HelloFresh, Marley Spoon, Green Chef, and Dinnerly. There are options available for people with allergies, intolerances, or for every different lifestyle.
  2. Beauty Boxes
    Several different companies such as Birchbox, FabFitFun, and Ipsy offer boxes full of travel or full-sized makeup, skincare, and other beauty related products. These boxes range in size, price, and frequency of delivery, so there’s one to suit everyone on your list.
  3. Candy Club
    This box comes in sizes of either six 6 oz. or six 13 oz. containers of candy. Their selection of treats includes a wide variety of chocolates, gummy candies and salty snacks.
  4. Book of the Month Club
    For $10 a month, new books are sent straight to your home. Simply give your genre preference and they will select a book which matches your taste.
  5. BarkBox or KitNipBox
    Whether they love dogs or cats, these boxes give them new ways to play with their pet every month. New healthy treats and fun toys come every month, no matter the size of dog or number of cats.
  6. Audible
    For someone that may have a long commute every day, or simply loves to read, give the gift of audiobooks. Every month you get one free book to listen to, plus a 30% coupon towards all other books.
  7. SkillShare
    Help someone follow their passions, improve their hobbies, or learn new skills with access to SkillShare. They offer over 25,000 online classes on topics such as photography, film, writing, and cooking. A monthly subscription gives you access to unlimited classes.

There are hundreds of different options for box kits for every hobby, career, or passion that someone may have. Most companies even run promotions and offer free boxes or a discount for first-time purchasers. Whichever you may choose, this style of gift is perfect because your loved ones can continue to get surprises throughout the year.