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    35 Amazing Subscription Services You'll Want To Try In 2018

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    1. If you love meat β€” like, really love meat β€” and want to try new snacks: Carnivore Club on Amazon.

    What you'll get: Depending on if you select the classic or snack box, you'll get four to six charcuterie items or jerkies from award-winning artisans. The fancy box will allow you try new styles of meat, from Italian dried sausage to South African biltong.

    Price: $39+/month.

    2. If you hate shopping but still want to look sharp: Frank And Oak.

    Frank and Oak

    What you'll get: A collection of clothing selected just for you from one of Frank and Oak's stylists. Simply fill out a style survey and a stylist will email you a preview of what you're going to get. You can confirm, customize, or skip your order each month. You have to 48 hours to change your order before it's sent. All members get 20% off each piece of clothing they decide to keep.

    Price: Membership is free, but there is a $25 fee if you return everything in the box.

    3. If you want to drink more wine, but get overwhelmed when picking out bottles: Winc.

    What you'll get: At least four beautifully designed bottles of wine a month. Take a quiz about your tastes to get monthly wine recommendations or pick through the catalog yourself.

    Price: $13+/bottle.

    4. If you love beauty products and want to try new things without investing in full size bottles: Birchbox.

    What you'll get: Fill out a survey on what you're looking for, and the service will send you five beauty samples. The beauty samples are for men and women, and cover all types of items like makeup, skincare, and hair products.

    Price: $10/month.

    5. If you're trying to make 2018 a cleaner, happier year but are also kind of lazy: Handy.


    What you'll get: Each week or month, a cleaning professional will come to your home or apartment to clean for as many hours as you'd like. Handy also offers other services like furniture assembly, moving help, painting, and tv mounting. They're available in most major cities in the US and a few in Canada.

    Price: Submit a request for a quote.

    6. If you love all things cute: Sanrio Loot Crate.

    What you'll get: Over $75 worth of fun Sanrio stuff. That includes stuff like Hello Kitty figurines, flip flops, keychains, and more.

    Price: $33.99+/crate.

    7. If you're worried you're not getting enough nutrients: Care/Of.

    What you'll get: A personalized package of vitamins tailored to what your body needs.

    Price: $5+/month with free shipping on orders over $20.

    See our full review here.

    8. If you like cracking codes and solving puzzles to win prizes: Finders Seekers

    What you'll get: Each box has a different city or location as the theme. The recipient gets to solve puzzles, decode messages, and discover fictional underground societies. If they play their box right, they might just win prizes.

    Price: $30+/month.

    9. If you plan to really get into Oscar season this year: Moviepass.

    What you'll get: An unlimited amount of movie tickets! Just download the app and find a nearby participating movie theater. Select the movie you want to see on the app and pay for the ticket with your Moviepass card. The monthly cost is so low that if you see just one movie, it pays for itself. You can only see one movie a day and you can't reserve ahead of time, but those are pretty much the only catches.

    Price: $9.95/month.

    10. If you have a curious kid who loves toys that help them learn something new while they play: STEM Club on Amazon.

    What you'll get: Every month, Amazon's toy experts will pick a new toy or game to help lay down the foundation for understanding more complex STEM concepts. The subscription comes in three different age groups: 3–4 year-olds, 5–7 year-olds, and 8-13 year-olds.

    Price: $19.99/month.

    11. If you'd like to give your future self some cool presents: Apollo Surprise Box.

    What you'll get: Fun little products that you might not buy yourself but would love to have, like glowing moon lights, diamond wine glasses, and skull-shaped planters.

    Price: $30+/month.

    12. If you're fickle about your jewelry: Switch.

    What you'll get: Rent out jewelry and wear it as long as you'd like. Every month that you're a member, you'll receive a $10 credit to put towards buying a piece of jewelry that you don't want to return.

    Price: $29+/month. Shipping is free both ways.

    13. If you love makeup and skincare, but love saving money even more: Julep on Amazon.

    What you'll get Two full-sized makeup or skincare items that are at least half off the retail price.

    Price: $19.99/month.

    14. If you spend a lot of time in the great outdoors: Cairn.

    What you'll get: Get three to six outdoor products like snacks, external batteries, and tumblers. Each box has up to a $50 retail value.

    Price: $27.45+/month.

    15. If you're trying to up your baking game in the new year: Foodstirs.

    What you'll get: All the ingredients you need to bake inventive, Instagrammable masterpieces. Previous projects include: a daisy cookie bouquet, apple cinnamon pancakes, monster cupcakes, and rainbow cake pops.

    Price: $15.26+/month.

    16. If you're kind of weird, but in an adorable, Zooey Deschanel kind of way: Quirky-Crate.

    What you'll get: Super fun and playful items like hand bags, socks, stationary, stickers, pins, and more. Each box has a retail value of about $60.

    Price: $34.99+/month.

    17. If you got a French press as a gift and you're looking for an excuse to try it out: Bean Box on Amazon.

    What you'll get: Four bags of coffee from some of the best roasters in Seattle. You can pick regular or decaf coffee beans.

    Price: $20.33+/month.

    18. If you're tired of getting disappointed by the woeful plus size sections in clothing stores: Dia & Co.

    What you'll get: Five hand-picked items to match your body, style, and budget. You tell the service everything they need to know and they send you clothes to try on at home. There's free shipping both ways, and you only pay for what you want to keep.

    Price: $20 styling fee per box and additional cost for every item you choose to buy.

    19. If your cat's happiness is just as, if not more, important than your own: KitNipBox.

    What you'll get: Toys, treats, and other fun presents for the feline in your life. Previous boxes had goodies like a catnip bell, squeaky mouse, and grain-free treats.

    Price: $19+/month.

    20. If your cooking has been accused of being bland and you still haven't gotten over it: Piquant

    What you'll get: Fresh spices from a different region each month, so you can experiment with recipes outside your comfort recipe book.

    Price: $9.99+/month.

    21. If you're enraged by the outlandish costs of razors these days: Dollar Shave Club.

    What you'll get: Pick out a razor style (twin blade, four-blade, and six-blade) and then the service will send you replacement cartridges every month for bargain-basement prices.

    Price: $5 the first month, and $3+/month after that.

    22. If you secretly wish you were a wizard: Accio!

    What you'll get: A box of goodies that's as big as you want it to be, with sizes ranging from small to XXX-large. Pick your Hogwarts house of choice and get fun items like cookies, mugs, bath bombs, and other magical treats.

    Price: $39.99+/month.

    23. If you've ever worn a piece of clothing with the price tag still on it so you could return it later: Le Tote.

    What you'll get: Tell the service what styles you love and you'll get a box of recommendations in the mail (you can also manually choose what's in the tote before it's sent). Wear the clothes as long as you want and return them when you're ready for a wardrobe refresher.

    Price: $59+/month.

    24. If you're pretty much dating yourself: Enjoy Flowers.

    What you'll get: A fresh bouquet monthly or bimonthly that will stay vibrant for at least a week.

    Price: $37.99+/month.

    25. If love to cook but hate the grocery store: Home Chef.

    What you'll get: Fresh ingredients and easy to follow recipe cards so you can make your own meals at home. There will always be 11 rotating meal options to choose from, with options for carnivores and vegetarians alike.

    Price: $9.95/serving. Smoothies and fruit baskets are $4.95 each, and shipping is free when you order at least $45 a week.

    26. If sugar is the only thing keeping you going these days: Treatsie.

    What you'll get: 5–6, or 10–12 delicious, sugary snacks to share with friends (JK they're all for you).

    Price: $19.95/month.

    27. If you love adorning everything you own in beautiful, glorious stickers: Stickii Club.

    What you'll get: Each month you get to pick what theme of stickers you want: cute, retro, or pop. The box comes with five or more sticker sheets, a bag of sticker flakes, and sometimes a bonus item.

    Price: $10+/month.

    28. If you work in a major city and hate bringing your lunch from home: Mealpal.

    What you'll get: Lunch! Mealpal will provide you with a number of lunch options from participating restaurants in your area the night before, and you can select what you want to eat the next day. As long as you reserve before the cut-off time, you can pick up lunch.

    Price: $5.99+/meal.

    29. If you love music, especially in pretty vinyl record-form: Record of the Month.

    What you'll get: A beautiful, limited edition vinyl record from crowd-pleasing artists like St. Vincent, The Gorillaz, and Fiona Apple.

    Price: $25+/month.

    30. If you need an excuse to use your cute novelty tea infuser: Simple Loose Leaf Tea.

    What you'll get: Each month get a new pouch of loose tea in the mail. It can be a black tea, green tea, herbal tea, or something seasonal. It comes in regular or decaf.

    Price: $9+/month.

    31. If you're always getting holes in your socks: Say It With a Sock.

    What you'll get: Socks. They have pairs for men, women, and kids.

    Price: $11.99+/month.

    32. If you're planning on keeping your New Year's resolution this time and getting into wellness: Feeling Fab.

    What you'll get: Five to size products all dedicated to feeling clean and well. The products are non-GMO, non-toxic, and cruelty-free. Some products include organic snacks, yoga accessories, and natural beauty products.

    Price: $28.99+/month.

    33. If you're pretty sure you've seen a unicorn before: Enchantment Box.

    What you'll get: Vegan treats inspired by magical creatures, which are definitely real, thank you. Some past items featured in boxes have been: mugs, games, candles, bath bombs, temporary tattoos and more. Each box has a retail value of over $75.

    Price: $45.95+/month.

    34. If you're stuck in a rut and could use a book recommendation: Inspired Book Club.

    What you'll get: A personal development book, bookmark, organic tea, and other fun treats like bath bombs, accessories, and skincare products.

    Price: $34.99+/month.

    35. If you have a love/hate relationship with underwear: MeUndies.

    What you'll get: Really soft and comfortable underwear. You can pick one of three themes: bold, classic, or adventurous.

    Price: $14+/month.

    36. If you'd like to geek out and learn electronics, coding, and other problem solving skills: Creation Crate.

    What you'll get: A UNO R3 (pocket-sized computer), various components, and an instruction manual so you can figure it all out. Each month is more challenging than the last. It's good for ages 12 through 75.

    Price: $29.99+/month.

    This year is gonna be awesome!


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