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28 Subscription Boxes That Take The Stress Out Of Gift-Giving

Make those hard-to-shop-for people feel loved all year long. The products in this post were updated in February 2018.

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1. Say It With A Sock, for the person you sing "Socks-y Thing" to.

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Choose from subscriptions of one, two, or three pairs per month for either men or women. Socks brands include Happy Socks, Sock It To Me, and more.

Get a 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $11.99 per month.

2. Kiwi Co, for any kid aged 2-16.

These are seriously cool kits kids and teens will actually love, from fiber optic constellations to a DIY arcade claw.

Five different subscriptions are available: Cricket (24036 months), Koala (ages 3-4), Kiwi (5-8), Doodle (9-16+), and Tinker (9-16+).

Get a 1-, 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $16.95 per month.

Pictured above are example boxes for Kiwi (left) and Tinker (right).

3. Craft Beer Club, for the beer enthusiast who prefers local brews.

Each box includes 12 beers (3 bottles or cans of four different kinds of beer) as well as information about the beer, where it comes from, and how it's made.

Get a 1-12-month gift subscription for $42 per month.

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4. Loot Crate, for the fandom fan who wants a little bit of everything.

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Each box has a different theme (magic, dystopia, etc.) and is filled with a variety of pop culture products worth over $45.

Get a 1-, 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $15.95 per month.

You can also get a variety of apparel-specific subscription boxes for $8.99+ per month, including subscriptions for socks, tees, undies, and women's styles, a Harry Potter-specific bi-monthly box here, or a LootPets subscription, so your furry friend can join your favorite fandoms, too.

5. Bluum, for the small child you don't really know how to shop for.

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Each box contains full-size products geared for specific ages (down to the month) from newborns to five year olds. They'll open books, clothes, toys, stuffed animals, and even a thing or two for mom.

Get a gift subscription starting at $29 per month.

6. Glossybox, for anyone from the beauty beginner who wants to try new things to the expert who's always looking for awesome products.

Each box contains five deluxe samples of luxury brands including Benefit, Too Faced, and Glamglow. The variety includes skin care, hair care, and cosmetics, so all beauty bases are covered.

Get a 1-, 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $19.50 per month.

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8. Graze, for the snack-enthusiast who tries to keep it healthy-ish.

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Each box contains eight customizable snack choices ranging from microwave popcorn to specialty nuts to cookie and tea pairings.

Get a gift subscription for anywhere from 3-50 boxes for $13.99 per box.

11. Love With Food, for the healthy foodie who is also socially conscious.

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All the snacks are either organic or all-natural, GMO-free, gluten-free or free of artificial ingredients.

PLUS, depending on which subscription you choose, each box also donates 1-2 meals to hungry children.

Get a gift subscription starting at $7.99 per month.

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12. Raw Spice Bar, for anyone needs a little extra spice in their life.

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Each month contains three freshly-ground spice mixes and suggested recipes for how to use them. November's box included peppercorn chai, Indo-French vadouvan, and un-pumpkin pie spice.

Get a 3-, 6- or 12-month gift subscription starting at $7.34 per month.

13. Homegrown Collective Greenbox, for the sustainable DIY enthusiast.

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Boxes are filled with organic and natural beauty and wellness products as well as some ~fun DIYs~ like making all-natural soap.

Get a 1-, 3-, or 6-month gift subscription starting at $20+ per month.

14. Bijoux Box, for the bauble-lover who knows her statement necklaces from her cocktail rings.

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Each box includes three pieces of trendy jewelry plus a bonus item that can range from a pouch to an eyeshadow palette.

Get a gift subscription starting at $43.75 per month.

Shop the previous boxes individually here.

15. Globe In, for the travel enthusiast who loves artisan markets.

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Each themed box (past examples include “Rise and Shine” and “Cozy”) contains goods sourced from artisans from all around the world. Think bath towels from Turkey, soap made from Dead Sea mud, and almond butter from Morocco.

Get a 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $43 per month.

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16. Best of Mouth, for the indie food fan with excellent taste(buds).

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Get 4-5 of the best of the best food products every month, ranging from nori popcorn to Sriracha mayo to Vermont goat milk caramel pumped up with cold brew coffee. Yeah. I know.

Get a 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $54 per month.

17. Scentbird, for the perfume-sprayer who loves to change up their signature scent.

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They'll get a 30-day supply of a designer perfume or cologne each month — enough for two applications per day.

Get a 3-, 6-, or 12-month gift subscription starting at $14.67 per month. And get the cologne version here.

18. Wine of the Month Club, for the person who has only gotten better with age.

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Each month, they'll get two different full-size bottles (either one white and one red or two of each) and information about wine and the wine-making process. Cheers!

Get a gift subscription for $39+ per box.

19. Degustabox, for the person who somehow always tries the latest food trend before you do.

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Featuring new-to-market food products they definitely haven't tried yet!

Get a 1-, 3-, or 6-month gift subscription starting at $19.99 per month.

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21. Wantable, for the person who wants a personal shopper once a month.

They can just keep what they want and return what they don't. Subscriptions are available for street wear, intimates (both lingerie and lounge options), fitness, accessories, and makeup.

Available in sizes XS-3X.

Get a monthly subscription for a $20 styling fee that's credited towards whatever you purchase, plus whatever items you want to keep.

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25. Love Goodly, for the eco-friendly vegan who loves beauty products and accessories.

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Boxes include deluxe and full-size products, as well as snacks, jewelry, and home accessories. Plus, 5% of each purchase supports different charitable causes.

Get a gift subscription for $29.95 per bimonthly box.

27. Owlcrate, for the reader who goes through YA novels at the speed of light.

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Each themed box includes a brand new young adult novel, 3-5 bookish items, and some exclusive treats from the author.

Get a 1-, 3-, or 6-month gift subscription starting at $27.49 per month.

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