Monthly subscriptions are the ideal gift: they are easy to purchase, keep going well past the holiday season, and are thoughtfully curated with zero effort on your part. Give the gift that keeps on giving with the OG beauty box, a curated selection of gentlemanly wares, and a restaurant-quality meal they can cook at home, here.
Blue Apron is known more for their meal delivery service, but did you know they had a wine club too? Skip the liquor store and let your giftee sit back and relax with a trifecta of wines delivered monthly.
Blue Apron Wine Box, $10 per bottle; blueapron.com
For the dapper dudes on your list, knock their argyle socks off with the Gentleman's Box. It includes a range of fancy mens-focused items like hard liquor, silk ties, and high-end grooming products that match their elevated tastes.
Gentleman’s Box, $75 for three months; gentlemansbox.com
We all have that one friend who cooks like a TV crew is filming. This is for them. Hello Fresh will send your amateur chef everything they need to whip up a delicious meal. It's an even greater gift if they invite you to dine with them, too.
Hello Fresh, Starts at $60; hellofresh.com
This is the OG beauty box, and it's still going strong. Give your BFF their share of full and travel-sized products to test out, helping them end the search for the perfect mascara.
Birchbox, $10 per month, birchbox.com
The best part about Glossbox is that it was originally founded in Berlin, meaning their edit of beauty products (over 50% of which are full-sized) includes little-known EU brands that you need to try.
Glossybox $18.50 per month for 12 months; glossybox.com
Know someone who's a superfan of Star Wars, Minecraft, and Rick & Morty? Well Lootcrate was made for them. Each month they'll send a curated box of treasures just for them. They take it one step further and even offer fandom-specific subscriptions, too (, included)
Lootcrate, starts at $27 per month; lootcrate.com
Ever glance over at your S.O. and realize his underwear situation leaves something to be desired? Slowly but surely, replace his college-era boxers with fun and sexy underwear that's a gift for you, too.
Me Undies, $16 per month; meundies.com
Rachel Zoe's subscription box offers not only a keen edit of clothes and accessories, but also top beauty brands like Oribe and elevated home goods, too.
Box of Style, $100 per quarter; thezoereport.com
Give the kids a much-needed iPad break with a monthly kit that lets them build something cool. The hands-on set includes an awesome project, blueprints, and video guides to show them how to build everything from hydraulic claws to trebuchets.
Tinker Crate, starts at $17 per month; kiwico.com
Your pooch deserves some love this holiday too. What better way to say 'I ruff you' than with a box filled with doggy snacks and toys, themed with a tongue-in-cheek names.
BarkBox, starts at $21 per month; barkbox.com
The Jessica Alba-founded company set out to offer safe, ethical products like shampoo, laundry detergent, and a great. Give a monthly dose of these cult-favorite products with five quality products every month.
The Honest Company Essentials Bundle, $36 per month; honest.com