The 25 Best Subscription Boxes for Women in 2020
Updated 10/1 to reflect updated pricing for Allure Beauty Box. Lean more here!
Looking for a new way to treat yourself? Some stellar beauty products? A wardrobe refresh? We’ve got you, girl! Our team has been reviewing subscription boxes since 2012, and in that time, we’ve discovered some seriously cool brands. This list of women’s subscriptions represents our top picks—the ones we’d recommend to our best friends and family—including options for every personality and budget (even boxes you can try absolutely FREE).
The Best Women’s Subscription Boxes for Clothing, Beauty, & More
Price: $49.99 per box (sent every quarter). Subscribe here!
COUPON: Limited Time Only! Use code FRESHAIR to sign up for a FabFitFun Seasonal Subscription and get 20% off your first box!
Why We Love It: Each quarterly box includes over $200 of beauty goodies, chic accessories, and fun wellness items, all delivered in a cute and colorful box. (We can’t help but smile when we see it waiting on our stoop!) Not only is this crowd-pleasing subscription a hit with our reviewers—it’s also the one our readers voted as their absolute favorite box for women!
2. Stitch Fix
Price: $20.00 styling fee to receive a Fix. Keep any items, and that $20.00 will go towards the cost. Sign up here!
Why We Love It: Stitch Fix is a convenient, online styling service for women (including plus and maternity). Start by filling out a detailed survey about your style preferences, sizing, and budget. Then, a Stitch Fix stylist will pick out five clothing and accessories picked to match your unique needs. Try everything on at home, keep what you love, and return everything else for free. It’s a great way to try new trends, find the right look for a big event, or revamp your wardrobe. And did you know? You can use Stitch Fix on a one-off basis or schedule recurring “Fixes” as is convenient for you.
Price: Plans start at just $12 per month + free shipping. Subscribe here!
Why We Love It: Makeup lovers, rejoice! Ipsy is an affordable beauty subscription that connects you with full- and sample-sized products from beloved and up-and-coming brands. The high-quality products are curated to suit the unique preferences you set when signing up, and as an added bonus, subscribers get a new makeup bag in every box. You can even pick one of the products you get each month!
Price: $54.95 per quarter, or $49.95 with an annual subscription. Subscribe here!
Why We Love It: Socially conscious brand CAUSEBOX contains more than $150 of products sourced from ethical, community-minded, eco-friendly, and mindful companies. What’s more, their finds, which include home decor, gifts, accessories, jewelry, beauty products, and other self-care items, are always beautifully modern and unique.
FYI – POPSUGAR Must Have box subscriptions have ended. Summer 2020 will be the final box. Learn more here.
Price: $75.00 per quarter. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSA20 to get $20 off your first box!
Why We Love It: The POPSUGAR site has long been the internet’s one-stop-shop for pop culture, fashion, and lifestyle news. The POPSUGAR quarterly subscription box brings the trend-savvy fun of the site to your doorstep, sending you over $250 of beauty, fashion, food, home, and wellness must-haves each season. Everything is editor-tested, too, so you know you’re getting something truly chic.
Price: $15 per month (or save with longer commitments) + free US shipping. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code FIRST15 to save 15% off your first Birchbox purchase and get free shipping on $50+ orders! (Not valid for subscriptions).
Why We Love It: Birchbox is one of the best-known beauty boxes for a reason—they allow subscribers to discover new beauty brands by sending them 5 beauty samples each month. Hair products, skin care, makeup, nail polish, fragrance… You name it, they’ve sent it! Birchbox also offers the choice of a personalized, custom box of samples every month, or a Birchbox-curated box of surprise samples where you can see exactly what you’re getting before your Birchbox ships.
Price: $21 per month. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSAFREE15 to one month free + $15 extra credit for the shop.
Why we love it: Renting is truly en vogue these days! Just as Le Tote lets you rent an endless closet of on-trend clothing, Rocksbox lets subscribers rent three-piece sets of designer jewelry for as long as they want before swapping them out for a new round of gorgeous styles. The sets of like-new jewelry are styled to match your preferences, and if there are pieces you’re particularly eager to try, you can add them to your Rocksbox wishlist so your stylist knows to prioritize them. Can’t bear to part with a certain piece? You can always buy it for a special member price!
Price: $99.99 per quarterly box. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSA25 to save $25 off your first box!
Why we love it: Each season, celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe hand picks the gorgeous jewelry, accessories, cosmetics, and other finds that appear in her très chic subscription box, CURATEUR. Subscribers get over $400 of high-quality products from trending brands, all packaged in a sleek box that perfectly captures Rachel’s cool, LA aesthetic.
Price: $23 per month. Sign up here!
COUPON: Get a Free Mega Bundle when you sign up for a 12-month subscription! No coupon needed - just use this link.
Why we love it: We’re smitten with the generous sample sizes and full-size products in this beauty box! Allure Beauty Box subscribers receive 6 beauty samples each month, including at least 3 full-sized items, and an occassional bonus item or a sample from a high-end brand. This box brings the fun of flipping through Allure Magazine to life!
Price: $39.99 per month + free US shipping. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: Singlehood deserves to be celebrated, and this subscription box helps you do just that! Each SinglesSwag box contains five to seven upbeat, inspiring items, including bath and beauty products, accessories, snacks, sweets, and books. It’s the perfect treat-yourself box!
11. Emma & Chloe
Price: $35 per month. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: This jewelry subscription gets you one step closer to achieving that effortless French girl chic. Each box comes with a bold, yet minimalist piece of jewelry valued between $50 and $200, a magazine on French jewelry and fashion trends, a certificate of authenticity, and care instructions. If you’re looking for a sophisticated jewelry subscription, Emma & Chloe is perfect for you.
Price: $25 a month. Sign up here!
COUPON: Use code CELEBRATESKIN or DAZZLINGEYES to get a free gift (up to $36 value!) and $10 online store credit .
Why we love it: Boxycharm’s value is unbeatable in the beauty box world—we’ve found that you get an average of $100 worth of products in each monthly box! Subscribers receive six items per month, including four full-sized products and one to two samples of makeup, skin care, nail, hair, and other must-try products. Boxycharm is always our recommendation for women looking to limit themselves to a single beauty box each month.
13. Le Tote
Price: Plans start at $79.00 per month.
Why we love it: What’s the newest trend in fashion? Renting! That’s right—Le Tote gives you access to a rotating closet of gorgeous pieces styled to match your unique taste. Each month, you’ll get a new assortment of clothing to wear, return, and swap out something new. With Le Tote, there’s no such thing as a wardrobe rut, because you’re always getting new pieces (from dresses and separates to necklaces and bracelets) to try. Plus, since you’re always swapping something out to get something new, you won’t have to worry about KonMari-ing an over-crowded closet any time soon!
14. Play! by Sephora
Price: $10 a month. Sign up here!
Why we love it: Sephora’s beauty subscription connects you with samples of the big-name brands and products you’re curious about for an unbelievable price. Each box comes with six deluxe beauty samples, a fragrance sample, a PLAY! book of tips and tricks, and a PLAY! Pass good for in-store learning and 50 extra rewards points. It’s the perfect way to experiment with the hottest new names and formulations in beauty!
Price: $24.95 a month. Sign up here!
Prepare to Get: Amazing skincare products! BeautyFIX by Dermstore.com believes that beauty begins with healthy skin, which is why their specialty is complexion-perfecting skin care. With a value of over $100 per box, BeautyFIX offers a mix of hair care, cosmetics, and most importantly, nourishing products for your skin.
Price: $79.00 per month or $89.00 every 3 months. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code FREELEGGING to get a FREE Additional Legging with Your First Seasonal Guru Box!
Why we love it: YogaClub uses your preferences and sizes to match you with new high-quality fitness outfits from brands like Teeki, Onzie, Jala, Manduka, Vestem, Free People, Nux, and more! We love how each mix of leggings, pants, bras, and other looks coordinates—flaunt the pieces all together or mix and match them into your existing wardrobe. Plus, for every workout box purchased, YogaClub provides a yoga class for a child in need.
Price: $40.00 per month + free shipping for your first month! Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSAWELCOME to save $10 on a 3, 6, or 12-month subscription.
Why we love it: Shopping ethically? GlobeIn connects you with a monthly collection of fair-trade decor, kitchen, and lifestyle items from around the world, all centering around a new theme. You’ll also get a monthly booklet that tells the stories of the artisans, communities, and companies behind each item you receive. We love the beautiful colors and textures featured in this box and the number of practical items, such as ceramics, serving ware, and frames, that we’ve been able to integrate into our day-to-day lives.
Price: $25 a month. Sign up here!
Why we love it: Cocotique delivers the best in beauty for women of color right to your door! The monthly boxes feature five to eight must-try beauty and hair products, including deluxe and full-sized products. Most often, you’ll see a mix of brands featured in the box, but sometimes boxes will spotlight just one noteworthy company. Cocotique also offers amazing limited-edition collections throughout the year (with incredible value), so keep your eyes peeled for those great offers!
Take a look at Cocotique Reviews for more information. Ships to US for free.
19. Trunk Club
Price: $25 styling fee, credited towards any items you choose to keep. Pay only for what you keep. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: Trunk Club is Nordstrom’s personal styling service, meaning you get all the fun of an upscale shopping experience without having to set foot in a store. Email, call, or use Trunk Club’s special chat portal to connect with your stylist, then receive seven to ten hand-picked clothing and accessory items for you to try on at home. Keep what you love and send back what you don’t—it’s that simple. Your stylist sticks with you from order to order, taking your feedback and learning what you love most so that each “trunk” is even better than the last. Trunk Club also price matches all items within 14 days of purchase exclusively to Nordstrom, and the $25 styling fee is waived when you use a Nordstrom credit or debit card!
20. Beauty Heroes
Price: $58.95 per months Subscribe here!
Why we love it: Does your beauty cabinet need a detox? Beauty Heroes introduces subscribers to one new natural, organic beauty or skincare brand each month, opening your eyes to cleaner alternatives to your mainstream faves. You’ll get one “hero” item (a.k.a. a full-size item) and a “side-kick” item (full- or deluxe-sized) to try with each box. We love the gentle, effective products we’ve discovered via this subscription!
21. Nadine West
Price: $9.78 per month, which goes towards any items you choose to keep! Subscribe here!
Why we love it: This styling service is both convenient and affordable. Each Nadine West envelope includes 4-6 items curated to match your sizing preferences. Their aesthetic is pretty, casual, and comfortable, and features coordinated pieces that look beautiful separately or worn all together. Return what you don’t want, and keep what you love for a great price!
Price: $59.99 per quarter + free shipping. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: VineOh! boxes contain two bottles of premium wine, a tasty treat, and a slew of self-care surprises like jewelry, beauty products, and delightful home accessories. Valued at around $120 per seasonal box, VineOh! is the perfect subscription to make you feel like a queen for day.
23. Golden Tote
Price: Totes start at $59.00. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: Unlike other styling services, Golden Tote offers a delightful blend of mix of surprise styles and pieces you can hand-pick yourself. Each month, they release a new “collection” of items, including trendy and timeless separates, dresses, denim, and more. Pick pieces you love, and let Golden Tote’s stylists fill the rest of your tote with looks chosen based on your style profile. With three different subscription options, Golden Tote’s personal styling service is perfect for people who like to personalize their choices.
24. Mostess Box
Price: $135 per box with a quarterly subscription, or $130 per box with an annual subscription. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: Mostess is the fun, convenient way to upgrade your decor every season. Each box contains curated picks for your household, such as cocktail ingredients, glassware, tableware, linen, stationery, bar cart items, and more. All items are full-sized and perfectly coordinated! Additionally, Mostess includes a booklet of recipes, home decorating tips, and other helpful household info with each box.
Price: $20.95 a month. Subscribe here!
Why we love it: This monthly collection of cruelty-free, vegan, and paraben-free makeup helps you look AND feel good about the products you’re using! Subscribers receive four full-size makeup items monthly, plus a new makeup bag to stow your new goodies.