These Subscription Boxes Make the BEST Gifts for the Women You Love


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The Best Subscription Boxes for Women

We’ve just updated this list for 2018! Check out all of the up-and-coming boxes perfect for gifting.

Whether it’s your mom, your wife, your daughter, or your best gal pal, every woman deserves an awesome gift. Something fun! Something unique! Something perfect for their personality! Want to check all of those boxes? Check out these boxes! There’s a subscription box for every interest—just take a look through some of our favorites!

1. FabFitFun

This quarterly collection of must-have fashion pieces, fitness, jewelry, accessories, and beauty finds has long been a fave among influencers and celebs. (It’s ALL over our social feeds right now!) Each box features full-size items and premium brands lovingly packaged inside a vibrant, artist-designed box. Subscribers can even score exciting add-ons at member pricing! $49.99 per quarter. Ships to US & Canada. Check out our FabFitFun reviews!

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2. Ipsy

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Ipsy is one of our readers’ most-loved beauty and makeup subscriptions! Each month, you get a personalized assortment of sample- and full-sized products from big-name and up-and-coming brands. You’ll get skincare, makeup, and even hair products to love. It’s a great way to discover new brands and try new shades! Plans start at $10/month. Ships to US and Canada. Check out our Ipsy reviews!

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3. POPSUGAR Must Have

This quarterly box of on-trend goodies is curated by Lisa Sugar, founder and president of the wildly popular site POPSUGAR! Each shipment features a fabulous mix of wonderful wearables, yummy snacks, beauty and self-care products, and fun home finds. Note that you’re giving it as a gift during checkout to have a gift message sent to the recipient when the box ships! (Learn more here.$75 per quarter. Ships to US only. Check out our POPSUGAR Must-Have Box reviews!

COUPON: Save $5 on your first box with code MUSTHAVE5

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4. BoxyCharm

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Our readers LOVE BoxyCharm! This cult favorite contains 5-6 beauty items per monthly box, including nail, skin care, makeup, hair care, fragrance, and other products from beloved brands and up-and-comers you’ve been eager to try. The best part? 4 products per month will be full-sized! $21.00 per month. Ships to US & Canada. Check out our BoxyCharm reviews!

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5. Margot Elena

Margot Elena is an amazing seasonal lifestyle box full of body, bath, home, and other self-care products from the Margot Elena family of fragrance brands. Think elegant items from Lollia, TokyoMilk, Library of Flowers, and more. This thoughtfully prepared box looks as fantastic as it smells, plus it contains $200+ worth of product! $49.99 per quarter. Ships to US. Check out our Margot Elena reviews!

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6. CAUSEBOX

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If you’re looking for great products AND good vibes, look no further than Causebox! Each quarterly box is filled with products made with intention—natural beauty products, fair trade gifts, artisan-made goods, brands that give back, and more. We love the mix of self-care products, home finds, and unique gifts that come packed in Causebox’s fun, artist-designed box. Just check the “This box is a gift” box during checkout to gift it! $54.95 per quarter (or save with longer subscriptions). Ships to US only. 

COUPON: Save $10 off your first box with code 10WELCOME

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7. Play! by Sephora

This subscription box is an essential for beauty lovers! Each month, subscribers get a new box of beauty samples from of-the-moment, must-have brands, like Ouai, Anastasia, Tarte, Bumble and Bumble, Benefit, Urban Decay, and more. Not only does this box let you try a slew of the hottest products in hair, skin, and makeup—the box also comes with a book of tips and tricks and a Play! Pass, which gives you access to in-store learning opportunities. $10 per month. Ships to US only. 

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8. Fabletics VIP Membership

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Whether you’re shopping for a fitness lover or looking to help someone kickstart their 2019 resolutions, we recommend grabbing a gift card to Fabletics! Kate Hudson’s company offers the cutest performance clothing, including leggings, shorts, and sports bras for low- and high-intensity workouts. Each month, members can shop an ever-expanding catalog of styles for straight- and plus-size customers at VIP prices, save their membership fee as store credit, or skip the month completely! $49.95 per month (which goes towards purchases). Ships to contiguous US for $4.95 or free with orders $49.95+. $9.00 to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, & APO addresses. $5.95 to Austrailia. $9.95 to all other locations. Check out our Fabletics reviews!

LIMITED TIME DEAL: New VIP members can use this link to get your first two pairs of leggings for $24!

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9. VineOh!

Check out the indulgent items inside the latest VineOh! wine subscription box!

Give the gift of pampering with VineOh! Not only does this quarterly subscription box feature self-care treats like beauty products, body care items, tasty snacks, accessories, jewelry, and other little treasures—there are also two bottles of wine in each box! It’s a weekend of pampering all in one convenient package. Best of all, they offer a ton of gifting options, from gift certificates to corporate gifting programs! $59.99 per quarter. Ships free to majority of the US. Check out our VineOh! reviews!

COUPON: Get $10 off your first box & a free bonus bottle of wine with code MSAWineForMe

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10. Candy Club

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Now, this is a gift that’ll make ’em say “Aw, how sweet!” (Okay, no more dad jokes, we promise!) Candy Club delivers a monthly shipment of up to 3 pounds of classic and contemporary candies. We’re taking goodies like lemonade rings, sour worms, birthday cake popcorn, lemonade bears, and peanut butter pretzel balls. The candies arrive in colorful tubs that are the perfect size for the pantry or an office snack drawer. Look for the blue “Give a Gift” button on their site to set up a gift subscription! $29.99 per month. Ships to the US only for $8.99. Check out our Candy Club reviews!

COUPON: Save $20 on your first box with code CCMSA20

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11. Birchbox

Birchbox was one of the first subscription boxes we ever tried, and it remains a favorite! Each month, you’ll get an assortment of samples, including makeup, skin care, hair care, from new and much-loved beauty brands. Subscribers will fill out a beauty profile that Birchbox will use to curate the perfect box for your specific needs and preferences. Just check out their Gift page to get started. Oh, and hot tip—Birchbox offers men’s products, too! Treat your best guy to premium grooming supplies and more! $10 per month or get a month free when you sign up for an annual subscription. Ships to US, France, Spain, the UK, & Canada. Check out our Birchbox reviews!

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12. Cat Lady Box

Cat Lady Box January 2018 Review

Know a proud cat lady? Help them celebrate their feline fandom with a monthly array of cat-themed gifts, wearables, home decor, and more. Upgrade to the “Crazy” Cat Lady Box, and they’ll include two treats for the cats, too! We’re always surprised by the quirky gifts they come up with. $34.99 per month for the regular box & $39.99 per month for the Crazy Cat Lady Box. Ships free to the contiguous US. $12.95 shipping to the UK. $6.95 shipping to Canada, Alaska, & Hawaii. Check out our Cat Lady Box reviews!

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13. Loot Crate

Loot Crate is a must for pop culture lovers. From comics and anime to classic movies and binge-worthy TV shows, Loot Crate’s monthly box sends subscribers exclusive merch to collect, wear, and use to decorate their superhero hideout. If your gift-getter has more specific tastes, try one of Loot Crate’s fandom-specific subscriptions—think boxes themed around Marvel, Harry Potter, WWE, Sanrio, and more! $15.99 + $6 shipping per month. Ships to 27 countries including US, Canada, Austrailia, & the UK. Check out our Loot Crate reviews!

The Cost: $15.99 plus $6.00 shipping per month.

COUPON: Save 10% off any length subscription, or $3 off month-to-month with coupon code ADDICTION or SAVE3

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14. Your Bijoux Box

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Bring on the bling! This monthly jewelry subscription treats its members to a monthly set of three unique pieces, plus a bonus item (usually an accessory or small gift). Their aesthetic is perfect for folks who love a little glamour—while the style ranges from traditional to more statement-making, the pieces typically feature accents like pearls, crystals, and glistening metallics. $39.99 per month. Ships to US (for free) & Canada. Check out our Your Bijoux Box reviews!

COUPON: Use coupon code WELCOME to get a bonus piece of jewelry with your first box.

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15. Casely

New phone case, who dis? With Casely, you can treat your favorite gal to a stylish new iPhone case each month. We love the bright, get-noticed designs Casely comes up with. It’s like giving your phone a whole new outfit every month! Shopping for a teen? This is one of our top picks. (Though we adults dig these cases, too!) $15 per month. Ships free to US. Ships internationally for $10. Check out our Casely reviews!

COUPON: Save 50% with code MSA50

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16. Allure Beauty Box

Allure Beauty Box brings the fun of the magazine to life! Each box contains a selection of full- and sample-sized makeup, skin care, and hair care products curated by the experts at Allure. Each month, you’ll get to try a new selection of must-know brands and trend-conscious products. There are a bunch of gift subscription options to pick from, too! $15 per month. Ships to US only. Check out our Allure Beauty Box reviews!

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17. Book of the Month 

Ravenous readers will love getting a new hardcover book each month via this super fun subscription! Members take their pick from a monthly selection of recommended books. If they’re still busy with their last pick, they can skip the month completely. Or, if they’re in the mood for more, they can nab up to two additional books for just $9.99! $14.99 per month. Ships to US only. Check out our Book of the Month reviews!

For a limited time, use this link and coupon code HEATWAVE to get a free book!

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18. The Stationery Box by Cloth and Paper

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We love the crisp, modern design of Cloth and Paper’s chic stationery. Each month, this subscription delivers a new assortment of 5-8 elegant designs, such as notecards, memo pads, calendars, tabs and stickers, notebooks, pens, and much more. It’s a great gift for your favorite #girlboss, a coworker, or a recent grad entering the workforce! $38.00 per month. (They also offer a pen subscription and a subscription that combines the pen and stationery boxes in one.) Ships to US for free and internationally. Check out our Cloth and Paper reviews!

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19. Vinyl Me, Please

Shopping for a music lover? Treat them to one new limited edition vinyl LP each month with Vinyl Me, Please! In addition to some new jams, your recipient will also get a cocktail recipe to serve at their next listening party, an original piece of art, access to The Standard, VMP’s exclusive online magazine, plus special deals on other albums. How cool does that sound? $29 per month/$42 per month internationally. Ships to US & internationally. (Shipping costs included in membership fee.) Check out our Vinyl Me, Please reviews!

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20. MoonBox by Gaia Collective

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Give the gift of high vibes with MoonBox! Each shipment contains a custom lunar calendar for the month, plus crystals, spiritual guidance, and spirituality-minded gifts to pamper the mind, body, and soul. We’ve gotten lots of helpful aromatherapeutic products and mindfulness-inspired gifts from this celestial subscription box! $34 per month. Ships to US (for $2) and internationally. Check out our MoonBox reviews!

COUPON: Use code GAIAFAMILY to save 15% off your first monthly box or GAIAFAMILY3 to save 15% off your first box of a 3-month subscription!

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21. Emma and Chloe

Emma & Chloe Subscription Box - All items revealed - October 2017

Shopping for someone with refined tastes can be tricky. Why not let Emma and Chloe do the work for you? This jewelry subscription sends its members a new piece of unique French jewelry each month, plus a mini-magazine about French fashion and jewelry trends. Emma and Chloe values each item between $50-$200, so you can be sure you’re gifting carefully curated, high-quality stunners that capture that covetable French girl aesthetic. $35 per month. Ships to US & Canada. Check out our Emma and Chloe reviews!

COUPON: Use coupon code SUBADDICTION and you’ll save $10 off your first box!

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22. The Bookish Box

Bookish Box makes the perfect gift for YA fans, especially tweens and teens. Each box comes with a colorful assortment of super cute items, including wearables, decor, stationery, and beauty goodies, all inspired by beloved and up-and-coming books and series. We love the comfy tees and playful exclusives, like tote bags and jewelry! $29.99 per month. Ships to US & internationally. Check out our Bookish Box reviews!

COUPON: Use code HELLO to get 15% off on any subscription!

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23. StitchFix

A new year calls for a new wardrobe! Help refresh someone’s closet for 2019 with a StitchFix membership. StitchFix connects members with a stylist who chooses 5 clothing and accessory items for their client to try in the comfort of their home—think separates, dresses, workwear, denim, shoes, special occasion styles, and more. Members can keep what they like and return what they don’t for free. It’s just $20 to get a box, and that price goes towards anything they might choose to keep. Best of all, StitchFix is set up to serve straight-size and plus-size customers! (And men, too!) $20 per box. Ships to US only. Check out our StitchFix reviews!

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24. Home Chef

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Have a friend who loves cooking shows but is lost when it comes to their own kitchen? Or maybe you’re shopping for a mom with zero time to worry about planning dinner. Home Chef is all about helping get delicious dinners on the table as easily as possible. They send you pre-portioned ingredients and colorful, simple recipe cards that are so easy, even beginners can feel comfortable in the kitchen. And getting everything you need (save for staples like salt, pepper, and olive oil) in the box helps busy folks spend less time cooking and more time enjoying their food. Their specialties are lunches and dinners, but they’ve started offering breakfasts and snacks as add-ons. (Vegetarian recipes, too!) Meals start at $9.95 per serving. Free delivery for orders $40+. Ships to most of the US. Check out our Home Chef reviews!

COUPON: Save $30 off your first box! with coupon code DM30

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25. Pusheen Box

Full contents of Pusheen Winter 2017 Box

It doesn’t get much cuter than Pusheen the Cat! Every quarter, this subscription box delivers a new assortment of exclusive gifts and goodies inspired by this squishy gray kitty. We’ve gotten super-cute stationery items, little electronics like headphones and string lights, drinkware, snuggly shirts, and the cutest collectible figurines you could imagine. It’s hard not to smile unboxing this purr-fect present! $43.95 per quarter. Ships to US for $6. Shipping varies for worldwide orders. Check out our Pusheen Box reviews!

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26. Switch

If you’re shopping for someone with designer tastes, we recommend a membership to Switch! This jewelry rental service specializes in high-end designers like Chanel, Christian Dior, Gucci, Hermes, and more. These looks go for around $500 retail, but Switch lets you rent pieces for as little as $29.00 per month! Members can choose to keep the pieces they like for reduced prices, or swap what they have for something new whenever they’d like. Rent 2 pieces for $49 per month or 3 pieces for $69 per month. Unlimited exchanges. Ships free to US. Check out our Switch reviews.

COUPON: Save 50% off your first month with coupon code LOVEMSA

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27. Breo Box

Breo Box is perfect for the person who always likes to stay ahead of the curve, especially when it comes to home items. This quarterly box delivers 6-9 upscale home essentials, including tech, lifestyle, and other goods, in a custom wooden box. Everything is curated to the theme and season and has a modern flair that trend-conscious folks will appreciate. $139 per quarter. Ships free to continental US. $35 shipping to Canada. $20 shipping to Hawaii, Alaska, & other US territories. Shipping varies internationally. Check out our Breo Box reviews!

COUPON: Use coupon code MSA15 to save $15 off your first box!

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28. Smartass and Sass

Everyone has that friend who’s always making them laugh. The one who could totally make it on SNL. Smartass and Sass is the perfect present for the funny girl in your life, with its monthly assortment of snarky, quirky, quippy goodies, including decor, stationery, wearables, drinkware, and more! $34.95 per month. Ships to US  for $6.95. Shipping varies worldwide. Check out our Smartass and Sass reviews!

COUPON: Use code MSA10 to save 10% off your first box!

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29. Penny and Grace

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Know someone looking to embrace the minimalist trend in their style? Give them the gift of Penny and Grace, a monthly subscription for understated, modern jewelry! Each shipment includes three pieces of gold, silver, or rose-gold plated jewelry, including necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and rings. We love how easily these simple styles can be coordinated, mixed-and-matched, layered, or worn individually for a more simple, delicate statement. $19.99 per month. Ships to US & Canada.

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30. MorpheMe Monthly Blush Club

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Shopping for a makeup lover? Nab them a membership to this amazing makeup brush subscription! Each shipment contains $30 worth of cosmetic brushes of all different types. (Think brushes for shadow, foundation, contouring, and more.) We love the quality of these sleek brushes, which make us feel like total pros when we’re putting our face together. It’s the perfect subscription for makeup newbies or folks looking to expand their beauty repertoire. $19.99 per month. Ships to US for free or worldwide for $4.99.

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  • Monthly Subscription – FREE brush with your first month + free shipping to the US
  • 6-Month Subscription – 10% Off and a Free Brush + free shipping to the US
  • Annual Subscription – Get 1 Month Free and a Free Brush+ free shipping to the US

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31. Chococurb

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Who doesn’t love chocolate?! This subscription makes a way better impression than a last-minute chocolate box from the drugstore. Each month, subscribers get a new assortment of artisan chocolate bars, bon bons, and other yummy morsels. This is a particularly good pick for adventurous tastes—not only will subscribers get to try premium-quality dark, milk, and white chocolate, but flavors like coconut ash and banana, pistachio cherry, and edamame sea salt, too! $35 per month. Ships to US only. Shipping charges vary by location.

COUPON: Save 10% off any subscription with code ADDICTION

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32. Winc

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Whether you’re looking for the perfect present or a great thank you gift for your holiday hostess, you should definitely consider Winc. (Especially because they offer lots of gifting options!) This wine subscription features unique, delicious wines curated based on each customer’s personal tastes. Their ever-changing offering of white, red, and rosé wines don’t disappoint, and neither does their design. Call us superficial, but we LOVE the fun, eye-catching labels on these beautiful bottles almost as much as we love the wine inside! Bottles start at $13. Ships to most US states. Free shipping on 4+ bottles.

COUPON: Get $25 off your first order when you use this link!

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33. Le Tote

Le Tote is the easiest way to help your loved one upgrade their closet for the new year! Le Tote lets you rent out a capsule wardrobe of high-quality pieces each month that you can swap out for new pieces or choose to keep and buy for yourself at a discount. Le Tote is perfect for people who love style but don’t have the closet space, or folks who are looking for a more sustainable way to explore the fashion world. Plans start at $79/month. Contiguous 48 States in the USA (no Hawaii, Puerto Rico, APO/FPO, or Alaska, unfortunately). Check out our Le Tote reviews!

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34. Rocksbox

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Rocksbox lets members rent sets of hand-picked designer jewelry for a fraction of what they’d cost at retail! From bold, contemporary pieces to understated looks, Rocksbox has a wide selection of pieces to try. If members end up liking what they get, they can purchase them at a discount! If you want to gift your loved one jewelry, but aren’t sure what the right piece might be, we can’t recommend a Rocksbox membership enough! $21/month. Ships to US only. Check out our Rocksbox reviews!

COUPON: Use code mysubaddictxoxo to get your first month free!

What are your favorite women’s subscription boxes?

Check out our full list of subscription boxes for women here, and share your faves in the comments!

 

Written by Anna Reilly

Anna Reilly

Anna loves collecting little treasures, be they pop-culture finds, handmade mementos, or new potions to put in her makeup bag. Beauty boxes got her interested in the subscription world, but now she’s swooning for all things kawaii!

All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. If you buy something, MSA may earn an affiliate commission. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.

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  1. Is there a different discount code for the Vineoh! subscription? This code above doesn’t appear to be recognized. Thank you so much!!

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