13 Best Stationery Subscription Boxes – 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards
Calling all snail mail supporters and perpetuators of penmanship! We’ve asked our readers to speak up about their favorite stationery subscriptions, and we’ve rounded up their responses in one thrilling list. These boxes contain all the paper goods you could dream up, from organization tools like planners and sticky notes to high-quality pens, personalized notepads, greeting cards ready to be sent, and office supplies with flair. Plus, of course, stickers for every occasion. Once you take a peek at this list, you’ll surely feel the urge to sit down at your desk and spend some time with a good ol’ fashioned pen and paper!
The Most Popular Stationery Subscription Boxes, According to Our Readers
Here are the subscriptions our stationery-loving readers recommend:
The Cost: $18 per month for the Penspiration subscription, $38 per month for the Planner Stationery box, and $48 per month for both. Subscribe here!
What Our Readers Say:
“My wellness is Cloth and Paper. Getting organized and planning helps to keep me peaceful and relaxed.” – CSPThePlanner
“Wonderful pens that I love to write with. I ignore all my other pens now.” – Alicia H.
“Amazing company! C&P have quality nicely priced products, excellent customer service and they are so hands on! I love this subscription!! You will too!” – Kecia C.
About the Box: When it comes to quality, curation, and customer service, Cloth & Paper wins in the stationery subscription category! They offer two types of boxes (plus one big one with both options combined) so that you’re sure to only receive the organization materials you need. Our readers love it for keeping their personal lives in order, as well as introducing a little style to work scenarios. It’s a classy one!
The Cost: $49.95 per quarter (A minimum one-year commitment paid in quarterly installments). Subscribe here!
About the Box: Before sitting down to scribble out a letter, you’ve got to get the vibe right—right? The Paper Source Lifestyle Box provides all the hygge extras—like candles, teas, body products, and books—to set the tone at your desk or dining room table. This sub sends a mix of 10+ stationery and lifestyle items from Paper Source, as well as other popular home brands.
The Cost: Approximately $18.23 per month (£14) + shipping. Save with longer subscriptions. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Buy a 3-month subscription and save 50% off your first box! No coupon needed - just use this link.
What Our Readers Say:
“Papergang is the BEST. Each month it brings some fun to my desktop!” – Beth F.
“The box always contains a nice variety of paper and desk stuff and the designs are so unique. I also like that the products and motifs vary from month to month.” – Karol
“It’s from the UK and is awesome.” – Jody E.
About the Box: Papergang is a stationery box by UK brand Ohh Deer. Each month’s box exterior and contents alike are designed by a different artist, and never fail to be extremely fun, colorful, and quirky. With each box purchased, Papergang donates to environmental charity Tree Aid. They also frequently pair up with other conservation efforts relevant to the theme of that month’s illustrations. Expect high-quality notebooks, washi tape, sticker sheets, desk supplies, writing utensils, and more.
The Cost: $19.99 per month. Save with longer subscriptions. Subscribe here!
About the Box: Confetti Collection is a subscription box that sends 8+ coordinated stationery and lifestyle items that can be gifted or kept for yourself! Featuring pens, file folders, trinkets, notecards, mugs, pens, party supplies, and more in each box, this box invites subscribers to celebrate their everyday and share that joy with others.
Check out our Confetti Collection details to learn more. Ships to the US only for $5.
The Cost: $40 per quarter. Subscribe here!
About the Box: For those who love to stay organized, and have fun while they’re at it, signing up for the Erin Condren Seasonal Surprise Box ensures delight with each new season. Proof that it’s a hit is in how quickly it sells out—everyone wants to get their hands on the Erin Condren brand stationery, journaling, and lifestyle goods it contains. We love that the shipping box is reversible, so it can turn into a beautiful keepsake or storage container!
The Cost: $25 per month. Save with longer subscriptions. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSAFS or MSA404ME to get free shipping on your first box (MSAFS) or save $10 off your first box with a 3-month subscription (MSA404ME).
About the Box: Postmark’d Studio‘s monthly PostBox is filled with a curated collection of greeting cards, postcards, artful accessories, and beautiful paper products, which is exciting as it is—but it also contains the postage to mail everything in the envelope. Now that’s great motivation to send snail mail to your pals, isn’t it?
7. STICKII CLUB
The Cost: $10 per month. Subscribe here!
What Our Readers Say:
“I know this is stickers mostly but I love their Stickii notes and paper clips, etc., as stationery items too.” – Elvan S.
About the Box: A stationery addiction is about so much more than snazzy paper and envelopes, as any STICKII subscriber will tell you! This monthly delivery is focused on stickers for doing a little DIY decorating of cards and packages, sure, but really of anything you want. Each pack includes 6 sticker sheets, 1 bag of sticker flakes, and 1-2 small stationery items such as cute notecards or tiny envelopes.
8. My Paper Box
The Cost: $10 per month for the Mini box, $28 per month for the Grand box. Save with bi-monthly shipments. Subscribe here!
About the Box: There’s an extra-special touch to the paper goods in this stationery subscription: they’re all personalized! The Mini subscription sends 3 personalized notepads every month, while the Grand box includes personalized notepads, cards, planners, and more. Each monthly delivery features a new theme, so you can fill your life with paper goods that have an intimate touch.
The Cost: $39.90 per month. Save with longer subscriptions. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSA20 to save 20% off your first box!
About the Box: The Busy Bee Stationery box is for all the scrapbookers, card-makers, journalers, and general crafty folk out there. Each month you’ll receive 5-10 items to add a little creativity to your planning and crafting ventures. Often there’s a theme, and there’s always a great variety of paper goods, stickers, pens and pencils, and beyond.
10. Nicely Noted
The Cost: $20 per month. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code NICE20 to save 20% off your first box!
About the Box: Nicely Noted is a simple subscription box, sending a monthly delivery of three greeting cards along with postage to send them. Spanning categories such as birthday, thank you, congratulations, and blank, the letterpress cards included are contemporary and cute!
The Cost: $20 for the classic subscription, $40 for the Deluxe subscription. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code STAMP to save $5 off your first box!
About the Box: Customized notecards, greeting cards, and other stationery is always a treat, and the Pretty Paper Club sends such inscribed paper goods in their monthly subscription. They also offer a Deluxe subscription, which includes accompaniments such as stickers, gift tags, pens, and more. All adorably designed, of course!
12. Smartass & Sass
The Cost: Starts at $15.95 per month. Subscribe here!
COUPON: Use code MSA10 to save 10% off your first box!
What Our Readers Say:
“This box is the perfect NSFW and is hilarious and fun AF :)” – Angela
About the Box: If you’re tickled by sassy slogans and sarcastic sayings, the Smartass & Sass box might just be your jam. Each month’s box contains 4-8 hilariously irreverent items handmade by artists and small businesses, so you can expect quality from your comical goods! This subscription is available in multiple tiers: T-shirt only, box-only, or T-shirt and box.
The Cost: $34.95 per month. Subscribe here!
About the Box: If you’re on the up and up with Japanese stationery brands, you’ll recognize the names sent in the Stationery Selection sub! Or, maybe you’re just a stationery-lover looking to explore, in which case, get ready to receive office items such as pens, washi tape, stickers, and other desk-centric doodads.
That does it for the best stationery subscriptions of 2020! Which one caught your eye?