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Last Minute Holiday Subscription Box Gifts – They’ll Never Know You Forgot!

The clock is ticking, and you forgot to buy a gift for a loved one. Don’t panic because it’s not too late! An ideal option when such a circumstance exists is a subscription box! The best thing about subscription box gifts for the holidays is that they look like you never failed to remember. They’re filled with all kinds of stuff that any recipient will love. This list features the best gifts that keep on giving, especially when you’re in a time crunch!

Check out the top crowd-pleasing subscription boxes below, and don’t forget to take a peek at our full holiday gift guide! Even though you can’t get these subscription boxes shipped in time to be under the tree, your thoughtful selections are sure to please for holiday gifts – ANY subscription works as a last-minute gift! If you are looking for a specialty or niche subscription box, search the subscription box directory for even more gift ideas, and don’t forget to check the latest subscription box coupons for last-minute deals!

Need a printable gift certificate? Use our handy color PDF gift certificate or black & white PDF gift certificate! There is no branding on it, so use it for whatever box you choose!

The Best Subscription Boxes That Make Great Last-Minute Gifts!


1. Bespoke Post

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For: Discerning individuals who love handcrafted small-batch goods with a throwback air.

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. It has a unique model that allows subscribers to select what kind of boxes they’re most interested in, making sure they’ll only get what’s right up their alley. Some of the past boxes have included bar mixology, fashion accessories, charcuterie entertaining, and more. If you want to see cool items they’ve sent us, check out Bespoke Post Reviews.

Gift Bespoke Post!

Send a single box or 3, 6, or 12 boxes! Bespoke Post offers gift cards to email or print.

Price: $45.00 per month  – members are able to preview boxes, swap them out, or skip the month entirely.

Deals:

  • Save 25% on your first month! Use coupon code MYFIRST.
  • Save 20% on your first month! Use coupon code HELLO20.

2. Vellabox

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For: The artisan candle lover!

Why We Love It: Vellabox is the right subscription if the one you’re sending gifts for the holidays loves scented candles. These candles are made from natural ingredients with seasonally inspired scents perfectly curated for one’s sense of smell. Choose from their boxes: The Lucerna Box, The Ignis Box, The Vivere Box. When burned, each gives a long-lasting aroma that helps set the mood of your home – no parabens, artificial dyes, and animal-by products. Each box even contains a surprise gift! Wondering what scents they would send? Check out Vellabox Reviews.

Send a Vellabox as a gift here!

Price: Choose from: The Lucerna Box ($10), which includes a 4 oz candle monthly, The Ignis Box ($20) with an 8 oz candle monthly, and The Vivere Box ($30) with an 8oz + a 4 oz candle monthly.

Deal: Get $5 off any purchase! Use coupon code HELLOSUB5.


3. MasterClass

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For: The adventurous one who’s not scared to try something new!

Why We Love It: MasterClass is an immersive online experience that offers access to geniuses by allowing anyone to take online classes with the world’s best. Find different classes into which one can submerge themselves, including arts & entertainment, food, sports, writing, business, music, and much more! Learn from over 90 of the world’s best minds by watching them as they share their stories, failures, and successes. Each class includes 20 videos that are at least 10 minutes long on average. Some of the instructors include Christina Aguilera, Serena Williams, James Patterson, and more! This is a perfect gift for the person with everything. Learn more by visiting MasterClass Reviews.

Give MasterClass to a lucky friend.

Price: $180 for a year of access to all of Masterclass’ expert courses!

Buy one annual membership, get one FREE. Use this link to gift an annual membership, and you’ll get one for yourself! Normally $360 for the pair, you’ll be paying just for one – $180 – which will give you and the person you gift it to both a year’s worth of unlimited access to courses that you will never find anywhere else!


4. Firstleaf

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For: The wine novice, wine connoisseur, and anything in between!

Why We Love It: Finding great wine should be easier. Firstleaf offers a convenient way of introducing award-winning wines by delivering them straight to your door! Connect yourself or a loved one to great-tasting wines tailored to one’s specific palate. What’s even better is they work closely with winemakers to develop wines with feedbacks provided by members, making sure selections are improving and evolving. Take the quiz and be matched with wines that cater to subscribers’ unique tastes! Reds, Whites, or a mix? The choice is yours! Get the wines you want when you want. See how amazing this subscription is when you visit Firstleaf Reviews.

Send Firstleaf Gift Cards!

Price: A box of 6 costs $90 a month (or $15/bottle) + $9.95 shipping and tax.

Deal: Get your first 6 wines for only $40, plus FREE shipping! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe.


5. FabFitFun

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For: The Fabulous, Fit, and Fun Woman!

Why We Love It: Discover new products and get every penny worth with every box of FabFitFun. Boxes include a mix of full-size beauty, wellness, fashion, fitness, home, or tech items every season, hand-curated by the FFF team. Keep everything as a surprise, or let the recipient choose some items to be included in their box! Gain exclusive access to FFF TV, the FFF Shop, exclusive offers from favorite brands, and incredible sales. Visit FabFitFun Reviews to see past box contents.

Send an e-gift card to delight someone!

Deal: Take $10 off your first box. Use coupon code FAB10.


6. Universal Yums

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For: The ultimate adventurous snacker!

Why We Love It: Universal Yums offers a monthly subscription of snacks from different countries all around the globe. There’s a new featured country every month, and each box comes with a nice variety of sweet and savory snacks representing their distinct flavors and spices. Select a box size – Yum Box (5-7 snacks), Yum Yum Box (10-12 snacks), and Super Yum Box (18-20 snacks), and enjoy every single snack inside. Steer one’s adventure learning about culture, local recipes, and more through an interactive booklet included in the box! Look into Universal Yums Reviews to know more.

Send Universal Yums as a gift!

Price: Choose from: Yum Box – 5 to 7 snacks plus a 12-page booklet for $17 a month; Yum Yum – 10 to 12 snacks plus a 16-page booklet and other bonus content for $28 a month; and Super Yum Box – 18 to 20 snacks plus a 16-page booklet and other bonus content for $42 a month. Get discounts when you subscribe annually!

Deal: Get $5 off your first month when you sign up for a Super Yum Box subscription! Use this link to get the deal.


7. Flaviar

Need a stunner gift idea? Flaviar has got you covered - gift a Flaviar subscription to your friends or family!

Flaviar brings the distillery tasting experience home. Choose from themed Tasting Boxes that will introduce your lucky gift recipient to new, rare, and exciting spirits.

Together, you two will deepen your knowledgeimprove your palate, and make memories that not even the gnarliest tequila hangover could ruin.

For just $190 (plus FREE Shipping) every 6 months (or $300 for a whole year), you can gift a Flaviar subscription and members get quarterly deliveries of Tasting Boxes and bottles that comes with three 50ml samples and one premium bottle of their choice. They'll also get access to live tastings event and unlimited FREE shipping on orders every month!  Use this link to gift a Flaviar subscription (or get it all for yourself!) 

Gift Flaviar subscription this Holidays!

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8. Kiwi Crate by KiwiCo - and all the KiwiCo boxes - Best Gift for Kids!

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For: Makers & creators of all ages!

Why We Love It: Kiwi Crate by KiwiCo is a kid’s craft and activity subscription box that delivers arts, science, and engineering straight to your front door. Every box is a new creative adventure with a complete set of materials and detailed, easy-to-follow instructions! Geared for ages 5-8, the crafts are always age-appropriate, and the outputs are usually ideal as toys or playtime props. Each crate also includes one issue of explore!, a magazine containing comics, experiments, and games, in addition to all necessary supplies for the featured activities.

KiwiCo offers different subscription boxes for any child! These kids’ subscriptions are age-level and interest-specific. It’s a wonderful way to spend time with the kids while expanding their knowledge of the world around them!

See our reviews to find out more about each box: Kiwi Crate ReviewsDoodle Crate ReviewsKoala Crate ReviewsTinker Crate ReviewsPanda Crate ReviewsAtlas Crate Reviews, and Eureka Crate Reviews.

Get KiwiCo for 50% off!

Send a gift card by email, or print to give in person (they even have printable mini-crates you can assemble!).

Tip: Gifting to your own kids? It’s less expensive to purchase a regular subscription.

Not sure what box is right for you? This page lays out all the details on every KiwiCo box!

Price: Subscriptions start at $22.95 per month with discounts for longer subscriptions!

Deal: Save 50% on your first month! Use this link to get the deal.


9. Barkbox

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For: Dog lovers who like to treat their pups to new toys and treats!

Why We Love It: Barkbox does a great job of making four-legged companions’ lives happy and content. Boxes are customized to the size of each dog, so recipients don’t get bones bigger than their pooch or toys that their 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. Past fun themes include Lick or Treat, Podium Pups, Dogsgiving, Dinner Dates, and more. You can also see past box contents on Barkbox Reviews.

Send a gift of Barkbox to the doggo!

You can send a physical or e-gift card!

Price: Gifts start at $35 per month with discounts for longer subscriptions.  Includes 4+ products for your pup.

Deals:

  • 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.

10. The California Wine Club

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For: Fans of California wine, whether novice or aficionado!

Why We Love It: California Wine Club features a new California winery (or more!) every month. This subscription is a new way to learn about wine and the California wine scene without leaving the comforts of home! They have 5 Wine Club levels to choose from: Premier Series, Signature Series, International Series, Aged Cabernet Series, and Pacific Northwest Series. Each month, they’ll send 2 or 4 bottles of wine from the month’s featured winery, together with the latest issue of Uncorked Magazine, which contains fun and informative features about wines, plus tasting notes and pairing tips. Subscribers also have the option to customize their wine club deliveries and receive all reds, all whites, or half and half in their chosen delivery frequency! If you want to learn more about different wineries, visit California Wine Club Reviews.

Send wine as a gift!

Price: Wine subscriptions start at $41.95 a month.

California Wine Club covers the shipping on 3+ month gifts of Upper Level Wine ClubsUse this link to activate the offer. Ends 1/11!


11. Alltrue

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For: Anyone who cares about gifts that make a difference!

Why We Love It: Everything that Alltrue sends has a beautiful backstory and, more importantly, helps create a better world! Every box contains 6-8 goodies focused on ethical and sustainable production, donate a percentage of profits to charity, or aim to inspire and empower others! There’s usually a limited edition print and a set of note cards in every box, along with inspiring and fair trade gifts. If you want to know more about the subscription, visit Alltrue Reviews.

Send Alltrue Gift Cards!

Price: Quarterly membership costs $54.95 per box with 6-8 seasonal lifestyle products. Annual membership costs $199.80 for four boxes.

Deal: Save 20% ($10.99) on your first box! Use coupon code WI22.


12. Disney+

Disney+ Gift Subscription Cards are now available! Subscription cards make it possible to gift a 1-year subscription to anyone on your gift list for $69.99! This is a great last minute gift - it's delivered via email and the perfect for any Disney fan!

They'll get:

  • Unlimited, ad-free viewing of hundreds of movies and series from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more
  • Original programming exclusive to Disney+
  • Unlimited downloads
  • Streaming on up to four devices simultaneously
  • Up to seven profiles - and Kids Profiles are available so you can restrict viewing for youngsters
  • Ability to view on basically any device they are already using for streaming - AppleTV, Amazon Fire TV Stick, Roku, Xbox One and more!

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13. Raddish Kids

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For: The little culinary aspirants!

Why We Love It: Raddish Kids is a cooking club designed to nurture kids’ confidence in the kitchen and beyond. Every box comes with 3 illustrated recipe guides, 3 skill cards, a quality & kid-friendly kitchen tool, table talk cards, a complete grocery list, a collectible apron patch, and a creative kitchen project! They also provide bonus digital stuff on their website called the Bonus Bites, where you can access a bonus recipe, a Spotify playlist, dietary modifications for the month’s recipe, and even download a homeschool lesson plan. Plus, no repeats! Look at all the past home-cooked meals they’ve featured on Raddish Kids Reviews.

Give a Raddish Kids as a gift.

Price: The monthly membership is $24/month, a 6-month membership for an upfront payment of $132 ($22/month), and a 12-month membership for an upfront payment of $240 ($20/month).

Deals:

  • Get $20 off on a 12 month membership! Use coupon code CHEF20.
  • Get a FREE Apron with 6+ month membership! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe.
  • Get $15 off on a 6 month membership! Use coupon code ATHOME.

14. Winc

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For: Anyone who loves wine!

Why We Love It: Winc is a monthly subscription that takes the guesswork out of any wine lover’s way by sending unique wines best suited to their palate profile. There are a series of questions upon sign-up, defining one’s tastes so they can customize wine selections that are up to the subscriber’s liking. It’s also up to the subscriber how many reds and whites they want in their order. Note that they also offer low-sugar wines for health-conscious individuals! Look at Winc Reviews to find out more about this box.

Send Winc gift cards!

Price: The monthly membership fee is $59.95. A bottle starts at $13/piece. Order 4 or more bottles to avail of the free shipping.

Get 15% off on $150+ gift cards! Just visit Winc’s gifting page and use the coupon code JOY15. Ends 12/31.


15. Blue Apron

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For: Any loved one who has basic cooking skills or wants to earn them!

Why We Love It: Everything needed for a healthy and hearty meal comes in the box of Blue Apron. They send meal kits for easy cooking without the hassle. Recipes are chef-designed, and the ingredients are perfectly portioned. All it really takes is basic cooking skills and seasonings like salt and pepper! Each meal is 500-700 calories per serving and only takes about half an hour to prepare. See how the subscription works when you visit Blue Apron Reviews.

Send a Blue Apron gift!

Price: Starts at $59.94 every week. Gift Card amounts are $60, $120 (the most popular option), and $240. There’s also an option where you can enter any amount you wish to give.

Deal: Save $60 on your first THREE boxes - that's $20 off each box! Use this link to get the deal.


16. Craft Beer Club

For: Guys that are always up to try new brews!

Why We Love It: Why Craft Beer Club? One, because we love great beer. Two, because this is also the only practical way to try some great beers, sourced from around the country and produced by small-production, independent brewers who use only traditional brewing ingredients with creative techniques and time-honored brewing methods. Every month brings a twelve-pack with four varieties of craft beer, two picks each from two different microbreweries. Some months are bottles, and some are cans, but all are awesome!  Wondering what beers they’ve sent us for the past months? Visit Craft Beer Club Reviews.

Send a gift of Craft Beer Club!

Price: Subscribe for $44.75 a month.

DEAL:  Up to 3 free gifts + $15 depending on gift length, automatic at checkout.


17. Rocks Box

For: Jewelry lovers wanting to try fabulous new bling without adding to their closet!

Why We Love It: Rocksbox is a luxe jewelry styling and rental subscription packed full of top designer brands, including Kendra Scott, Kate Spade, Gorjana & more. Anyone can have the freedom to express themselves through jewelry and experiment with different looks without breaking the bank! A styling quiz will help determine the subscriber’s wishes and preferences, and a stylist will curate the box based on it. Wear them as much as you’d like, and return them whenever you’re ready for a fresh batch. If you want to learn more about this subscription, see Rocksbox Reviews.

Price: Monthly subscription costs $21. Gift memberships to Rocksbox start at $49 for 3 months!

Want to try it yourself for free? Use code MOMMYSPLURGEXOXO !

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18. Baby Play Kits by Lovevery

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For: Parents who only want safe play for their babies!

Why We Love It: Baby Play Kits by Lovevery features the best play products designed by child development experts! Each play kit includes play products customized by stage and thoughtfully crafted using sustainably forested wood, organic cotton, and baby-safe plastics. The materials are products of thorough research, making the whole experience valuable and informative for parents and, of course, fun for babies! They also include a parent guide for a more fun bonding time! Navigate through Lovevery Reviews to see what types of kits they send.

Gift Play Kits by Lovevery!

Price: Each play kit costs $80 every 2 months ($40-per-month). Save %10 when you pay upfront!

Deal: Save up to $48 when you pay upfront for longer length plans! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe. Free shipping for orders $75 in the shop!


19. Annie's Creative Woman Kit-of-the-Month Club - and all the Annie's Kit Clubs!

For: The crafty woman!

Why We Love It: Annie’s Creative Woman Kit-of-the-Month Club offers DIY projects that are super fun and easy to make, ideal even for beginners. You’ll get a project to work on in your spare time that comes with everything you need, including easy-to-follow instructions, so you can make handmade and unique items to keep or give as a present. It even comes with new techniques that can expand your skill set and creativity!

Browse through Annie’s Creative Woman Kit-of-the-Month Club Reviews to learn more.

Annies Kit Clubs offers you craft kit clubs to feed your creative spirit. You can become a member of craft kit clubs for beading, card making, crochet & knitting, kids crafts, and more! There’s something for everyone, including the super-popular Kids Woodworkers Club, Creative Girls Club, and Holiday Fabrics Club! See all the clubs right on Annie’s site or see our overview, including links to reviews!

Orders made by 1 PM EST on 12/20 will automatically receive rush delivery in the contiguous United States, all at our standard shipping rates. That means there is still time to put an Annie’s Kit Clubs subscription under the tree!

Price: Subscription is $19.99 a month.

Get 50% off your first month’s kit on any clubs! Use the coupon code HELLO to grab this deal!


20. David’s Tea Tasting Club

The David's Tea Tasting Club is available now for pre-order! This subscription is $140 + FREE Shipping for annual subscription, and will include teas and goodies! You can get this new subscription by signing up! Shipping starts this January 2021.

Introducing the Tea Tasting Club, our first-ever subscription box. ❤️Get 4 seasonal boxes per year delivered right to your door for one payment of $140 ($220 value) – shipping is on us!

Each box is filled with goodies (and not just tea!), contains over 50 cups of tea. Plus, you'll get exclusive access to our tea club community online.

What you'll get:

  • 4 subscription boxes per year Get 1 box per season, delivered right to your door for a single payment of $140. Each box is $35 and includes free shipping! A total value of $220.
  • filled with goodies (and not just tea!) With a full variety of seasonal newness & exclusive teas, we'll feature up to 8 blends per box, which is over 50 cups of tea.
  • the perfect holiday gift Delight a loved one with a year-long tea subscription. Don’t worry, even if we ship in January, they’ll still receive an exclusive e-card by email.
  • exclusive access to our tea club community Learn & share new tea tricks and exchange on exclusive blends with passionate tea fanatics. Enjoy curated content especially for you.

21. Stitch Fix

For: Any person who needs a wardrobe update!

Why We Love It: We save hours by never needing to shop at the mall for new clothes – they come straight to your door instead, and Stitch Fix stylists do all the work of selecting items to match your style preferences, budget, and body type. And we do mean just about any person – women, men, maternity, petite, plus size, big & tall, and kids! E.v.e.r.y.o.n.e. It is like having your own personal stylist, except that you don’t have to leave your home. Check out Stitch Fix Reviews, Stitch Fix Men Reviews, and Stitch Fix Kids Reviews for more details about this personal stylist subscription!

Stitch Fix gift cards are the way to go, plus they will be the ones selecting their gifts, so they’ll get exactly what they want, all in the latest styles!

Gift Style with Stitch Fix!

You can print a Stitch Fix gift card and add a note, or send it by email!

Price: Every box has a $20 styling fee, refundable against any purchases you make from your box. Free shipping both ways and zero obligation to buy.  


See more fabulous subscription box gift ideas in our Holiday Subscription Box Gift Guide!

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