Do you want a fresh supply of the hottest gear to suit your interests, but aren’t into browsing through stores for hours to find the items you want? Maybe you’re trying to find a birthday gift for your buddy but you don’t want to get him something that totally sucks? The answer is simple: subscription boxes. Today, there is a subscription box for just about everything. No matter what your interests are, there’s a subscription box that will keep you loaded with sweet (and useful) swag month to month. Whether you’re into weight lifting, comics, gaming, music, fashion, kick-ass grooming products, or anything else, there is a box that will get the job done. These subscription box companies work with you to discover your preferences to ensure the items you receive each month are things you’re going to be pumped to use. If you already know what you want in your teeshirts or you know there’s a style you just hate, you can specify this in your order preferences. If you’ve got not clue what you like (or you’re purchasing gift), most sites have a helpful guide to help you make the best choice for your gift recipient. The best part is, you don’t have to leave your house to get it, everything is delivered to your front door. As a gift, a subscription box is like the gift that keeps on giving—monthly deliveries that you don’t have to worry about (other than remembering to pay the bill). It’s a win win.
JackedPacked subscription boxes are just what they sound like — a box full of gear to help you get your gains on. JackedPacked recently upgraded some of their supplements, making these boxes fresh and inviting. The JackedPacked box ships two times a month, making sure you’ll have plenty of your favorite supplements to get you through your most grueling workout regimens. The JackedPacked box offers items for all aspects of fitness, from protein supplements, pre and post-workout supplements, creatine, gear, and more. Featured supplements in JackedPacked boxes include NutraBio, ProSupps Mr Hyde, and SmartShake cups, and Cellucor. With a variety of flavors and supplement options, JackedPacked has all your pre and post workout needs covered.
Tru Brain boxes aren’t your typical subscription boxes. With Tru Brain, the goal is to get you focused. Carefully selected products—from drinks, Brüd Coffee, and TruBrain capsules, the TruBrain box aims to get your mind primed for an awesome work session. Whether you have a high demand job, finals, or you just want to be on top of your (mental) game as often as possible, TruBrain wants to get you there as quickly as possible. Currently, drink starter packs start at $19.99 through the TruBrain website. Not ready to commit to a full month? You can order a 10 day trial to get you started with TruBrain products.
Tired of feeling like your girlfriend is the only one who has great outfits when you go out? Do you want to look polished, fresh, and ready to impress without the hassle of shopping for new clothes regularly? If your fashion game is lacking, Bombfell is the subscription box that can take you from clueless to classic. Bombfell caters to you by having you answer simple questions about your body, preferences, and who you’re shopping for to help ensure the box you receive (or gift) suits you perfectly. Styles range from comfortable and casual to business ready and everything in between.
Is fitness your passion, but you need to change up your routine and supplements? StrengthCrate by Cratejoy may be the subscription box to solve your fitness problems. Like other fitness related subscription boxes, StrengthCrate offers supplements, gear, and swag, but unlike many other subscription boxes, StrengthCrate sends you equipment. Whether you need to upgrade your home gym or you want to help your friend get ripped in his downtime after work, StrengthCrate can get you started. StrengthCrate is affordable with monthly boxes currently listed as low as $5.57/month. Compact and useful equipment (like kettle bells), gear, and supplements can keep you on track with your fitness goals when you’re not in the gym.
11. Say it With a Sock
Do you love statement socks? Or maybe you’re just someone who wants your feet to feel pampered all the time? Say it With a Sock lets you indulge your love of fine socks at prices most anyone can afford. Starting at $12 per box, Say it With a Sock subscription box will deliver you name brand socks (like Happy Socks, Sock it to Me, and Sock Smith) every month. Say it With a Sock makes it easy to order for yourself or a friend. Sock styles range from fun patterns to bold graphics. You can automatically renew your subscription or go month-to-month, whatever suits your sock needs.
Do you turn on your coffeemaker or grind your favorite coffee beans first thing in the morning? When you’re serious about your coffee, you know that quality coffee can make or break your day. With a Mistobox subscription, you can feel confident you will have quality, delicious coffee that suits your specific coffee preferences without the long lines of a traditional coffee shop. Mistobox boasts a selection of over 30 coffee roasters that will find your perfect brew. The ability to select your coffee strength (and a helpful guide for when you’re not sure what you like) helps ensure you will receive a fresh bag of coffee that will meet all your coffee expectations.
9. Scent Trunk: Men
Quality, memorable fragrances can be hard to find. If you’re looking for a scent that will keep you feeling confident and give her a scent that is sure to linger on her mind long after you’ve parted ways, Scent Trunk: Men is for you. Scent Trunk has perfumers from around the world to give you scents that are diverse and refreshing. Scent Trunk offers a free trial to new customers (you just pay shipping). You can even rate the fragrances you receive, allowing Scent Trunk to hone in on your preferred scents. Unique fragrances that will give you a welcome break from the department store fragrance scene will wow her senses.
Geek culture is full of collectable goodies. From teeshirts to Funko Pop! Vinyl figures, collector edition items, comics, and easter eggs, there’s plenty to pack into a geek-centric subscription box. LootCrate is a geek-culture specific monthly subscription box that will satisfy your inner nerd. LootCrate offers geek and gaming related subscription boxes that will make your friends envious of your style. Whether you’re into Anime, Comics, Gaming, Star Wars, or you just really love your dog, LootCrate has a subscription box for you. Each month, LootCrate sends a themed crate filled with goodies catered to your specifications. You can even refer a friend and earn credit towards your account.
7. Dollar Shave Club
There’s no getting around it, buying razor blades just sucks. Even if you keep a gnarly beard, it’s likely you’re spending more than you’d like to admit on razors each month to keep your grooming on point. When you want a great shave without the expensive price of typical razors, Dollar Shave Club comes in. The Dollar Shave Club prides themselves on providing a variety of high quality razors at great prices with front door delivery service to keep you on top of your grooming needs without breaking the bank. From razors to shaving creams and other skin care products, Dollar Shave Club lets you select the items you want to receive with each order.
6. Axe Packs
Sick of running through boxes of strings in the middle of a jam session with your band (or just in your room)? Axe Packs is a subscription box with musicians in mind. Sent on a subscription basis or as a gift, Axe Packs delivers D’Addario strings for both acoustic and electric guitars to keep your stash of strings fully stocked. Axe Packs even throws in free guitar picks with your order, because when was the last time you had too many picks? That’s right, never. To make sure you get the strings you want, Axe Picks lets you select the type of strings and the string weight before ordering.
Being a comic book nerd isn’t always an inexpensive hobby. From buying monthly issues, to grabbing limited edition releases, anniversary editions, trades, and other goodies, your wallet can be empty before you even look at the first panel. Then there’s the merch—shirts, posters, figurines, you name it, there’s all kinds of goodies just begging to fuel your love of comics. With a ComicBlock subscription from Nerdblock, you can rest assured you will receive no less than four comic related items each month and a comic-specific teeshirt. Prices start at $19.99/month and feature well known comic book publishers like IDW, DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Dark Horse Comics and more. If you’re looking to change up your comic book game, ComicBlock is the way to go.
Unlike niche specific subscription boxes, Quarterly takes a different approach to the subscription box model. Instead of having a specific theme or type of boxes with randomized items, Quarterly allows you to pick from a selection of icons that have unique boxes. The Quarterly website currently lists icon examples as BookRiot, Bill Nye, Wil Wheaton, and more. Each subscription box has a unique delivery timeframe (some are month, some are every few months) and a range of price points (currently between $50-$100). When you want a box that you know has been influenced by your favorite pop icon, Quarterly has you covered.
3. The Handy Box
Want a true handy man’s subscription box? Are you constantly running to the home improvement store to stock up on items you forgot before embarking on your current DIY project? When you want quality tools and accessories for getting projects done, The Handy Box should be your go-to subscription box. The Handy Box delivers items monthly with no less than a $40 value inside each box, according to The Handy Box website. Everything from nuts and bolts, hammers, lamps and soldering irons can come in each box. A true DIY dream, this subscription box gives you useful quality items to help you accomplish whatever task is at hand.
2. Horror Block
Horror buffs unite! Horror Block (from Nerd Bock) will satisfy all of your spine tingling desires without the questionable looks from fellow shoppers. When your friends and family don’t understand your love of zombies, suspenseful moments, jump cuts, aliens and gory endings, Horror Block gets it. In each Horror Block box you get 4-6 horror centric items and a scary teeshirt. Boxes can contain items from classic horror films like Friday the 13th, as well as more current genre favorites like The Walking Dead. If you’ve got a knack for all things zombies, ghost, and scary, the Horror Block subscription box is a must have.
1. Birchbox Men
Birchbox offers a wide variety of options with their subscription boxes to suit everyone’s preferences. Instead of having unisex boxes, Birchbox has a Men’s and Women’s specific line to ensure your subscription items are in line with your preferences. The Birchbox Men’s boxes offer grooming, skincare, home items, games, and more. The Birchbox subscription box comes at tiered price points for as low as $25, allowing you to get monthly boxes without killing your budget. If you’re looking to spend a little more, Birchbox Men has items high quality items at reasonable prices to suit your shopping preferences and style.