We all know someone who’s either ultra picky or already has everything, and they’re definitely the hardest to find a gift for during the holidays. Since shopping at local stores is not an option, why not give them a subscription box membership instead? It’s not just practical, it’s also a whole new experience they might just love.
We’ve listed a bunch of unique subscription boxes to help you find the perfect holiday gift for the hard-to-buy-for person! Check them out below!
For: The adventurous and fearless ones!
Why We Love It: MasterClass is an immersive online experience that offers access to genius by allowing anyone to take online classes with the world’s best. Their instructors include Christina Aguilera, Serena Williams, James Patterson, and more. It’s perfect for the person with everything.
2. Bespoke Post
For: Discerning individuals.
Why We Love It: Bespoke Post is all about elevating small parts of every day with high-quality crafted gear, accessories, and goods. It’s technically a subscription box for men, but most selections are totally gender-neutral. Members are able to preview boxes, swap them out, or skip the month entirely.
Gift It: Send Bespoke Post as a gift here! 3, 6, and 12-month subscriptions are available!
See all our Bespoke Post Reviews to find out more!
- Save 25% on your first month! Use coupon code MYFIRST.
- Save 20% on your first month! Use coupon code HELLO20.
For: Dog lovers!
Why We Love It: Boxes are customized to the size of your dog, so you don’t get bones bigger than your dog or toys your Irish wolfhound will swallow whole. Plus, it has the best branding in the biz, with themed packing paper, inserts, and even toys geared to the monthly theme!
Gift It: Send a Barkbox gift here! Gift boxes start at $35 with discounts for longer subscriptions.
Read our Barkbox Reviews for details!
- Check for the latest special offer for Barkbox! Use this link to get the deal.
- Get a FREE extra month with 6 or 12 month subscription! Use coupon code MS10X1213 and Use this link to subscribe.
4. Breo Box
For: The man/woman on-the-go.
Why We Love It: High-end and boutique brand name products for both men & women, delivered 4 times a year in a custom made wooden box. Items usually revolve around everyday essentials, fitness/health, and tech, curated to fit the season.
Gift It: Send a Breo Box gift here!
Visit the Breo Box Reviews page for details!
Deal: Get $15 off your first box! Use coupon code hs15.
For: The one who never stops learning.
Why We Love It: Bluprint gives you access to thousands of hours of videos and classes in categories like knitting, baking, sewing, quilting, crochet, cooking, PLUS art, home decorating, writing, cooking, baking, dance, fitness and yoga, and even content for kids!
For: The stationery enthusiast.
Why We Love It: The fancy pens, stationery, and planning goodies they send are great companions to help any home get well-organized.
Gift It: Send a Cloth & Paper gift here.
Check out our Cloth & Paper Reviews to find out more!
7. Candy Club
For: Anyone with a sweet tooth!
Why We Love It: Candy Club allows subscribers to customize their mix and even pick out their own treats! It is on the spendy side, but makes a beautiful gift presentation under the tree! And, candy.
Gift It: Send a Candy Club gift here, up to a year’s worth of sweet goodies.
See all our Candy Club Reviews for more information!
Deal: Get free shipping on your first month. Use coupon code SWEETFS.
For: Kids and kids at heart who love Science.
Why We Love It: Each box teaches you how to apply principles of science and math to make awesome things you will love to use every day – from an articulated desk lamp to an electric pencil sharpener to a wooden ukulele!
Gift It: Send Eureka Crate as a gift!
Read our Eureka Crate Reviews to find out more!
Deal: Save 40% on your first month! Use this link to get the deal.
For: Retro design lovers and collectors!
Why We Love It: Every box is an instant throwback with the themed retro-style goodies they send. Sometimes, they even include exclusive pieces from retro-inspired artisans!
Gift It: Gift a Betty Boomerang box here.
Check out our Betty Boomerang Reviews to learn more!
Deal: Get $5 off your first box, plus a FREE Gift worth another $5! Use coupon code HELLO5.
10. The Farmer's Dog
For: The busy fur parent.
Why We Love It: It’s a dog food subscription service that delivers balanced, freshly made pet food with simple recipes. Each dog is different, so full-meal pricing will depend on a variety of factors — age, weight, activity, and more.
Visit The Farmer’s Dog Reviews page for more information!
Deal: Get 50% off your first purchase! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe.
For: Flower lovers!
Why We Love It: A handpicked single-variety bouquet is delivered every month – no hassle, and perfect in its simplicity! The flowers are sourced directly from suppliers in South America, Holland, Thailand, and California – no middle-man mark-up!
See our Bloomsy Box Reviews for details!
- Get 5% off discount any subscription, any plan Use coupon code HS19.
- Get $10 off when you subscribe to a 6-Month Subscription. Use coupon code BLOOMSYA10.
- Get $5 off when you subscribe to a month to month plan. Use coupon code BLOOMSYA5.
For: Anyone who likes scented products!
Why We Love It: It creates the perfect olfactory mood for your home, every single month! You’ll get one classic candle and one votive candle, plus one surprise gift. Scents for the upcoming months are viewable in advance, too!
Check out our Next by NEST Fragrances Reviews to find out more!
For: The one who secretly likes cute underwear.
Why We Love It: They have a fit and style for everyone and they have the comfiest undies out there! Sizes available up to 3XL with 4 different men’s and 4 women’s styles to choose from. You can even choose which designs you’ll get!
Gift It: Send MeUndies to a loved one — and use the coupon to save!
Visit the MeUndies Reviews page to learn more!
Deal: Save 15% on your first order! Use coupon code MEFAM15.
For: Beer enthusiasts!
Why We Love It: Every beer is an absolute treasure — limited release, hard-to-find, and made by those at the top of their craft. The selections age well, so they are perfect for cellaring and having on hand to share at a special occasion! And yes, the receiver must be 21+!
Read our Rare Beer Club reviews for more information!
15. Robb Vices
For: People who appreciate the finer things in life.
Why We Love It: Luxury goods with style. Whether it’s designer sunglasses, a stylus that writes using oxidation instead of graphite (and was designed by the firm that helped design Lamborghinis), or $348 in wireless stereo electronics, every box is ridiculously stacked with ultra-premium goods with crazy value. This subscription often includes some high-end booze (one box included a $170+ bottle of Clase Azul Reposado tequila!), so it’s 21+.
See all our Robb Vices Reviews to know more!
For: The one who can’t live without designer jewelry.
Why We Love It: You can wear luxury designer jewelry from brands like Hermes and Chanel and fine jewelry made with 14k gold and diamonds without breaking the bank! It’s a jewelry rental service, and you can hang on to your pieces for as long (or as little) as you want and exchange them as often as you want.
Check out our Switch Reviews for more details!
Deal: Get half off your first month on any plan. Use coupon code HELLOHALF.
17. Boxwalla Film
For: Art Cinema fans.
Why We Love It: The Film Box challenges this notion by demystifying the work of the best filmmakers, by creating a context within which to view them. Each box contains two films from the Criterion Collection, along with inserts with detailed information on each film.
Gift It: Send a Boxwalla Film Box as a gift.
Visit Boxwalla Film Reviews page and see past box contents!
For: Certified bookworms!
Why We Love It: They release a list of 5 new YA books every month, and members can select which one they would like to receive. The selection usually includes fresh releases and up-and-coming authors.
Read our Book of the Month Reviews for more details!
19. Watch Gang
For: The watch collector.
Why We Love It: They make it so easy to build a watch collection, plus there’s always something new to look forward to since they collaborate with new watch brands every month. The surprise? One random member wins a Rolex. Every Friday.
Deal: Get 10% off your first box! Use coupon code GET10.
If you and your spouse like to decide on a shared gift, we really suggest checking out a new Mattress! Maybe not the most exciting of gifts but really, a comfortable and luxurious night’s sleep every night in a fresh new bed is an amazing gift!
We keep a list of Mattress in a Box in the directory – although you’ll only be buying these once they are just as easy as subscribing to your next box, all of them come with sleep guarantees, and they are really downright affordable when compared to a conventional mattress. We even have a few reviews, so find your favorite!
Need more subscription box gift ideas? Head over to our Holiday Subscription Box Gift Guide!