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    Updated on Jul 4, 2020. Posted on Jul 4, 2020

    28 Awesome Subscription Boxes That Cost Less Than $25

    A box of snacks from a different country delivered to my doorstep each month? For less than $25? Sign me up.

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    1. Billie sends you all you need for the best shaving experience of your life. Thanks to their blades surrounded in a layer of charcoal soap to leave your skin feeling nice and soft, shaving may become something you actually look forward to!

    Kayla Suazo / BuzzFeed, Natalie Brown / BuzzFeed

    What you'll get: Your first box comes with a handle in a pretty color of your choice, a magic magnetic holder, and two blades. Depending on how often you shave, they'll send your four re-fill blades every month, two months, or three months. Also! Their shaving cream is not to be overlooked and can be added to your order for $8. It'll leave skin feeling extra smooth and you only need to use a nickel-sized amount! Eight BuzzFeed Shopping Editors tried out Billie and all of them LOVED it — be sure to check out our full review of the incredible Billie razor subscription!

    Get it from Billie starting at $9.

    2. Book of the Month presents you with five awesome reads each month! You'll get the option to pick one of them (or more if you'd like!), then just read, review, and repeat!

    A hand holding the Book of the Month box
    Book of the Month

    What you'll get: One book (or more) of your choice each month. You're given the option to pick a new book each month or skip a month (because they understand you may very well need more than a month to get through a book!), and you can cancel at any time if you decide this isn't the subscription for you.

    Get it from Book of the Month for $14.99/month.

    3. SnackSack sends a variety of nutritious snacks so you can feel better about the noms you're munching down.

    An assortment of snacks like popcorn, cashews, and granola bars
    SnackSack / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: An assortment of 12 yummy snacks based on seasonal themes and flavors. You can choose to get them a classic box, a vegan box, or a gluten-free box.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $22.67/month (classic), or $23.50/month (vegan and gluten-free).

    4. FaceTory brings you amazing face masks each month to treat your skin in the best way possible.

    An assortment of six face masks
    Amazon

    What you'll get: Depending on which subscription you choose, you'll get either four or seven essential fabric face masks each month that are good for all skin types, and have been curated and tested by the FaceTory team. You can also opt to get the K-Glow subscription box which includes three full-sized skincare products, three sheet masks, and one speciality item! You'll also get tips to make the most out of using these amazing masks!

    Get it from Amazon for $4.96/4-Ever Fresh, $9.56/7 Lux, or $23.77/K-Glow Box.

    5. Coloring And Classics sends an adult coloring book, an adult activity book, and a hard-cover book in a genre of your choice in each box! Plus, your first shipment will come with a pack of colored pencils.

    Coloring books, a hardcover book, and colored pencils
    Coloring And Classics / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each month you'll receive a box that contains an adult coloring book, an adult activity book, and a hardcover book from your chosen genre (acclaimed fiction, acclaimed nonfiction, mystery, horror, romance, sci-fi, fantasy). Plus, their starter box includes colored pencils for your coloring creations! Each box has a value of over $40!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $14/month.

    6. Atlas Coffee Club transports your caffeine-craving taste buds to a different country, literally. Each month you'll get coffee from a different part of the world along with a cool postcard from that country to really tie the whole experience together.

    An assortment of coffee bags from around the world
    @atlascoffeeclub / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: Choose between a half bag of coffee (about 15 cups), a single bag of coffee (about 30 cups), or a double bag of coffee (about 60 cups) for every two weeks or every four weeks. Choose from a light to medium roast (fruit, berry, citrus, chocolate), medium to dark roast (chocolate, bold, rich, full-body), or all roast types, and either in whole-bean or ground form. You'll also receive flavor notes, a postcard, and brewing tips! Read our full review of Atlas Coffee Club. Be sure to check out our review of the wonderful Atlas Coffee Club!

    Get it from Atlas Coffee Club starting at $9.

    7. Leither Collection provides everything you need to make beautiful crochet projects featuring an exclusive new pattern each month.

    The Leither Collection box with a crochet hook and yarn
    Leither Collection / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each box contains a crochet hook, hand-dyed yarn, a new pattern each month, and stitch makers!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $21.08.

    8. Whisk Takers gives you the freedom to choose a subscription that fits your personal taste, whether you're chocolate-obsessed, have a gluten- or nut-allergy, prefer vegan recipes, or you're open to anything and want to be surprised!

    Whisk Takers / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: High quality pre-measured ingredients, and easy step-by-step recipes for a fun and mess-free baking experience. Pictured above: S'mores Brownies.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $18.95/month (Chocolate Lovers, Nut Lovers, Nut-Free Lovers, and Surprise Me subscriptions), or $19.95/month (Vegan Lovers and Gluten-Free Lovers subscriptions).

    9. DVD Locker gets to know your movie preferences and sends you either two DVDs or Blu-rays each month — you choose whichever you prefer!

    The movies "Us" and "Hereditary"
    DVD Locker / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: First you'll choose between a DVD or Blu-ray subscription. You'll have the opportunity to review a selection of handpicked movies and the ability to swap any of them. The DVD locker team will get to know your preferences and movie tastes, so that you're satisfied with the two movies you receive each month. Plus, you get to keep them, so you can start or grow your movie collection!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $16.67/DVD Movie subscription, or $19.17/Blu-ray Movie subscription.

    10. Jackie's Chocolate immerses you into a chocolate-y world of wonder with truffles, artisan chocolates, caramels, and more. Anyone who isn't a chocolate person... I find you to be a little fundamentally strange, sry.

    Chocolates in a box and on a plate
    Jackie's Chocolate / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Depending on the chosen subscription, either one-quarter pound, one-half pound, or 1 pound of assorted truffles, caramels, and chocolate-covered nuts. Perfect for any chocoholic, or just someone with a sweet-tooth!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $17.95/3 months.

    11. House Plant Box brings you houseplants, succulents, or air plants — it'll be a lovely surprise to find out what you get each month, and will surely make your heart blossom.

    Two succulents
    House Plant Box / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each month you'll receive a custom-crafted selection of lovely houseplants as well as other great surprises such as plant fertilizer, planters, and display stands.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $11.25/month.

    12. Fresh Baked Cookie Crate delivers the ingredients needed to bake a batch of unique, gourmet cookies each month along with over $50 worth of cookie-themed gifts and surprises to unbox.

    Fresh Baked Cookie Crate / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: New cookie recipes each month (never any repeats!), gourmet and hand-crafted pre-measured, mess-free, and fool-proof ingredients that are organic, all-natural, and vacuum-sealed. Plus, over $50 worth of cookie-themed gifts and surprises like candles and socks. Pictured above: Rubies and Pearls (their version of the classic white chocolate macadamia nut cookie).

    Get it from Cratejoy for $20/month.

    13. Nail Shack sends you four full sets of nail polish strips in a variety of fun colors and patterns, so you can easily rock a new nail look each week.

    Nail polish strips in various colors and patterns
    Nail Shack / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each monthly pack comes with at least four full sets (one for each week) of high-quality, easy-to-apply nail polish strips, as well as a nail file and a gentle cuticle pusher, so you can have fun with switching up your nail lewks each week!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $8.75/Nail Shack Pack Jr. for Kids, or $9.95/Nail Shack Pack.

    14. Simple Loose Leaf Tea warms the soul with top-rated loose-leaf teas. Time to curl up on the couch and sip away.

    An assortment of bags of loose leaf tea
    Simple Loose Leaf Tea / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Choose between four subscription plans: the sampler tea box (comes with four hand-selected loose-leaf teas — a black tea, a green tea, an herbal tea, and a seasonal tea), herbal/decaf tea box (comes with four hand-selected loose-leaf teas — 100% caffeine-free seasonally fun teas), black tea box (comes with four hand-selected loose-leaf teas — two black teas and two "earthy" teas), or green tea box (comes with four hand-selected loose-leaf teas — two green teas, and two "bright" teas).

    Get it from Cratejoy for $9/bi-monthly.

    15. Dia & Co, a plus-size styling service, connects users with a personal stylist who works to curate a selection of clothes and accessories that you're bound to love. You can buy what you like, and send back what you don't.

    Clothing from Dia & Co including jeans, pumps, a blazer, a blouse, a bracelet, a scarf, and a handbag
    @diaandco / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: You'll instantly be connected with one of Dia's personal stylists who will select items for you based on your style and fit choices. You can select how often you'd like to receive a box, and when your box comes, you'll have five days to try on the pieces, keep what you like, and send back what you don't want. They'll charge for the items you decide to keep. And guess what? Shipping is free!

    Get it from Dia & Co starting at $20 for the personal style fee for each box, plus whatever pieces you decide not to send back. P.S. — if you choose to buy one or more of the items in your box, the $20 styling fee will be waived.

    16. Birchbox Beauty is perfect for anyone who's obsessed with all things beauty and is always ready to try out luxury cosmetics and hair products.

    Various high-end beauty products
    @birchbox / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: Each month, you'll get a box of five beauty samples filled with all all types of skincare, hair, and style products. You can also create a profile so they know what to send you.

    Get it from Birchbox starting at $13/month.

    17. And Birchbox Grooming for trying out deluxe grooming products like shaving cream, deodorant, lip balm, lotions, and more.

    Various high-end grooming products
    @birchboxgrooming / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: Each box contains a mix of five samples from a variety of categories. Once you fill out your personal grooming profile, they'll curate a selection best fit to your own personal needs, as well as provide you with helpful tips on how to use them.

    Get it from Birchbox starting at $10/month.

    18. Crate British brings you a royal assortment of candies and snacks each month from across the pond. Not to be overlooked? The creative punny name of this subscription.

    The Crate British box
    Crate British / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each box comes with an assortment of 10 British snacks such as candy, chocolate bars, and chips, or as the Brits call them, "crisps." Plus, you'll get free shipping directly from the UK.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $20.99/month.

    19. Vinyl Moon gives you the chance to discover up-and-coming musicians in a super cool, old-school fashion — with a pretty and high-quality vinyl record.

    A person playing a vinyl record
    Vinyl Moon / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: A beautiful vinyl containing a mix of 10 up-and-coming musicians in a record jacket custom-designed with deluxe features by visual artists. Subscribers will also receive member discounts and free shipping from their store.

    Get it from Cratejoy starting at $23/box.

    20. Sock Fancy brings you a box of fun socks because let's face it, you can never have enough socks. Plus, if you're not happy with a certain pair they send you, you can swap it for another!

    @sockfancy / Via instagram.com, @sockfancy / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: Choose between receiving two or three socks in each box, and how often you'd like to receive them: monthly, every three months, every six months, or yearly! You also get to choose if you want crew socks, no-show socks, or a mix of both, and how bold you want them to look.

    Get it from Sock Fancy starting at $19/month.

    21. Color Curate encourages you to get bold by sending color-intense beauty products that'll have you stepping outside of your comfort zone and trying out new looks.

    Various makeup products and a colorful makeup pouch
    Color Curate / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each box comes with four full-sized color-intense makeup products as well as a palette. All products are vegan, cruelty-, gluten-, and paraben-free. Plus, they come packed in a beautiful makeup bag!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $20.95/month.

    22. Hot Sauce of the Month Club puts you in the judge's seat for tasting top-tier, award-winning sauces.

    Three bottles of hot sauce
    Hot Sauce of the Month Club / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Depending on which subscription you choose, you'll get either one bottle or three bottles of award-winning hot sauce at your desired heat level – mild, classic, or extra hot sauce.

    Get it from Cratejoy starting at $13.99/month.

    23. Stitch Fix provides personal styling option in women's, men's, and kids' clothing sizes, that way the whole family can have fun dressing up in new and exciting outfits. You can opt to send everything back or purchase your favorites!

    An example of Stitch Fix clothing items including jeans, a striped shirt, a jacket, an sneakers
    @stitchfix / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: After taking a style quiz, a personal stylist will curate a box of five clothing and accessory items to send to your door. You simply get to keep and purchase what you like, and send back what you don't!

    Get it from Stitch Fix starting at $20/styling fee for each box, plus whatever pieces you decide not to send back. P.S. — if you choose to buy one or more of the items in your box, the $20 styling fee will be credited towards your purchase.

    24. Piquant Post for those who truly understand that variety is the ~spice~ of life... and also cooking.

    Various bags of spices
    @piquantpost / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: An assortment of four spice blends from a single region or country each month, plus chef-developed recipes. You'll also get online access to more recipes, ingredient substitutes, and alternative uses for your spices.

    Get it from Piquant Post starting at $9.99/month.

    25. Wicked Good Perfume delivers a new perfume roller each month along with two or three more wonderfully scented surprises such as lotions, balms, incense, home products, and more!

    Various kinds of perfume
    Wicked Good Perfume / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each box contains a perfume roller and two or three other surprises like home products, and skincare/haircare products with a different limited edition scent to fit the season, delivered right to your door.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $13.25/Perfume Roller subscription, or $20.75/Scent Club Box subscription.

    26. Match Made Coffee sends you international craft coffees and gourmet cookies that perfectly pair with them. It's like having the local cafe deliver goodies right to your front door.

    A cup of coffee and two cookies
    Match Made Coffee / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each box will come with two craft coffees (ground beans), and two gourmet cookies designed to pair perfectly with the coffee. A pairing guide is included in each box!

    Get it from Cratejoy for $19.95/month.

    27. Lola brings you pads, tampons, sex products, PMS cramp care, and more to help ease Mother Nature's monthly visit.

    Different Lola products including pads, tampons, liners, and cleansing wipes
    @lola / Via instagram.com

    What you'll get: You get to choose the kinds of products you need and want in your box, as well as customize it. Then simply set your subscription based on a delivery schedule that works for you. Shipping is free, and you can edit, skip, or cancel at any time!

    Get it from Lola starting at $10/month. Unsure if you want to subscribe yet? Try out their $5 trial box!

    28. Treats picks a different country each month and then fills their boxes with an array of yummy snacks from that country.

    The Treats Greece box
    Treats / Cratejoy

    What you'll get: Each month, Treats chooses a different country, and you'll receive a delicious assortment of snacks and, well, treats, from the country of choice. If you go with the standard pack, you'll get approximately five snacks, and if you go with the premium pack, you'll get approximately 10 snacks.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $13.75/The Standard Pack, or $24.20/The Premium Pack.

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