These subscription services make perfect holiday presents

These are gifts that keep on giving month after month
By Dalene Rovenstine  Published on 11/29/2018 at 11:34 AM EDT

Sometimes one gift isn’t enough; for the person who has it all or that you want to surprise continually, sign them up for one of these subscription services! We’ve included a little bit of everything: boxes for kids, foodies, yogis, you name it.

Scroll through the options below and let us know in the comments your favorite subscription gifts.


According to TokiBox, the best gifts in life are vegan (and we think our founder might agree!). Each month, they’ll send the recipient a box packed with lifestyle items and green beauty products—all of which are vegan.

Purchase on Cratejoy for $34.95 per month.

Dylan's Candy Bar Box Chocolates

Whether you know someone with a chocolate addiction or just a regular old sweet tooth, Dylan’s Candy Bar has a subscription for you to gift them. With this delicious present, they’ll receive a box full of goodies each month.

Purchase the Chocolate Box for $119 or the Signatures Box for $109 (both for three months) on Dylan’s Candy Bar. Use code GROK to save $5 off your first box through Dec. 31, 2018.



Winc Wine Club

After taking a short quiz about your taste preferences for things like coffee, citrus and truffles—Winc customizes a wine box just for you. This kind of personalization is a great gift for someone with specific tastes.

Purchase a subscription as a gift (or simply pick bottles to gift) at Winc. Get four bottles for only $40.

Disney Princess Enchanted Collection

This brand new subscription box from shopDisney is tailor-made for the Princess fan in your life. Every two months shopDisney will send a Princess themed box to your door filled with sparkly goodies. Depending on the level you choose (regular or deluxe) you’ll receive: an authentic Disney Store costume, a read-along storybook and CD, stickers and activity books, and more.

Sign up on shopDisney starting at $49.99 per month.

Veggie of the Month Club

This gift might not go over super well with picky kids, but Harry & David’s Veggie of the Month Club will surely delight any adult foodie who loves to cook. Each month the recipient receives a premium traditional exotic vegetable. Upcoming month selections include baby candy cane beets, baby brussels sprouts and Chinese eggplants.

Purchase on Harry David starting at $119.99 for three months.

Masterclass all access

Did you ever think you could gift photography classes by Annie Leibovitz, pastry lessons from Dominique Ansel, or architecture design advice from Frank Gehry? Thanks to Masterclass, you can. Your gift recipient can take any class they’d like with an all access pass—and they’ll be thanking you all year long.

Purchase an All Access Pass on MasterClass for $180.

Frank and Oak
Frank and Oak monthly clothing subscription

You know these men and women: They like clothing, but hate to shop. The Frank and Oak monthly clothing subscription provides them with their own personal shopper. And it doesn’t hurt that the brand’s clothing are sustainable. Read our full review here.

Purchase style box gift cards on Frank and Oak starting at $25.

Indie States of America Monthly Club

The best part of opening a gift is the surprise and with the Indie States of America box, each month is a new surprise. It contains 4-5 goodies from a specific region of the U.S. You might find cookies from Vermont or chocolate from Oregon.

Purchase a monthly subscription on Mouth for $60 per month (reduced rates for longer commitments).

Plated meal box

With more than 20 meals a week to choose from, your gift recipient is bound to find a few dishes they’ll love. Read our full review of the service here. Purchase a gift card so they can sign up and do the customizing of boxes themselves.

Buy gift cards for Plated starting at $55.75.

Bokksu subscription

This box is perfect for people who are fans of Japanese snacks—or have never even tried them! Each month they’ll receive 20-25 snacks and teas tied to a theme. There’s a tasting guide inside that details each item’s story and flavor notes.

Purchase at Bokksu for $39 per month or reduced rates for longer commitment times.

KidArtLit box

Many families have instituted a “no toys” rule when it comes to gift giving; if that’s the case in your family or for someone you’re gifting, consider the KidArtLit box. Each month, the child will receive a hardback book along with open-ended projects designed for ages 3-8. It’s a gift they’ll cherish for many months to come.

Purchase on Cratejoy for $35.95 a month.

Spice Madam

Spice Madam is your passport to culinary adventures. Each month a box comes packed with seasoning and recipes sure to spice up your kitchen.

Purchase at Spice Madam starting at $20 per month.

YogiSurprise yoga box

You may think all you need to do yoga is a yoga mat and your body—and that’s mostly true—but there are so many products that can aide in life on and off the mat. YogiSurprise is a monthly box that will help yogis elevate their practice.

Purchase from YogiSurprise for $44.95 per month plus shipping. Use code YOGI25 to get 25 percent off your first box.

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