For an unexpected present that is destined to delight, give the gift that keeps on giving with a recurring delivery of one of the best subscription boxes. Just as easy as sending an e-gift card and all the more personal, gift subscriptions take care of all the logistics so you can rest assured your gift arrives on time each month to your loved one’s doorstep. It’s a thoughtful way to mark a special occasion or simply send a token of gratitude.
With so many subscription boxes out there, we’ve rounded up Vogue’s edit of the top gift subscriptions for everyone on your list—from Winc’s monthly wine subscription for the wine enthusiast to an annual MasterClass subscription for the person who is always looking to learn and be inspired. And whether you’re looking to make a loved one’s life a little bit easier with a delivery of freshly roasted coffee beans each month or a lovely reminder that you’re thinking of them with rotating fresh blooms or candles, the element of surprise will surely make your giftee smile.
Below, our roundup of the 13 best subscription boxes to give and receive.
For the Wine Enthusiast: Winc
Explore new wines or order old favorites with Winc’s wine club subscription. The company offers one-, two-, or three-month subscriptions, and you can take Winc’s personalized palette quiz before placing your first order for tailored wine selections.
With more than 400 fresh-roasted coffee options, Trade Coffee is the most thoughtful gift to give to the coffee lover in your life. Every month a bag of freshly roasted beans arrives at their doorstep, making their morning coffee routine a breeze and all the more special.
For a Gift to Inspire: MasterClass
The ultimate gift to inspire and grow, an annual subscription to MasterClass offers more than 100 online courses taught by the masters themselves—including bread baking with Apollonia Poilâne, how to write a pilot with Issa Rae, and even gymnastics fundamentals taught by Simone Biles.
Gift access to an entirely new designer wardrobe with a Rent the Runway monthly subscription, which starts at $89 to receive four items a month. Everyday basics all the way to fete-worthy gowns are on offer, making it the perfect closet refresh. The best part? If your giftee loves an item, they can opt to purchase it.
For the Healthy-Minded: Sakara Life
Give the gift of wellness to that busy someone in your life with a signature organic meal program from the chic meal delivery service Sakara. Programs can be easily customized to their schedule and lifestyle needs, redefining clean, nutritious eating.
A beautiful present for the cook, Especially Puglia’s Adopt an Olive Tree Gift Box and Subscription is truly the gift that keeps on giving—by both supporting farmers in Puglia, Italy, and enjoying the ongoing selections of delicious small-batch olive oil at home.
For the person who seemingly has it all, or for a thoughtful housewarming gift, a monthly candle subscription from Brooklyn Candle Studio is the perfect option. Each shipment includes a seasonal candle plus a matchbox, so they can burn their new scent all month long.
For the Ultimate Apothecary Restock: Flamingo Estate
Transport to the lush hills of Flamingo Estate’s orchard and gardens with its Bathhouse Edit—complete with shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and hand soap in intoxicatingly earthy scents. Subscriptions are available for delivery every four, six, or eight weeks, so you can make sure your loved one never runs out.
For the cheese lover, look no further and indulge them with a Murray’s Classic Cheese of the Month subscription. Both delicious and educational, each delivery comes with three to four entry cheeses and pairing suggestions to best enjoy at-home monthly tastings.
For the Ethical Beauty Buff: Petit Vour
Perfect for the ethical beauty lover, Petit Vour’s luxury-curated, cruelty-free beauty boxes are an exciting way to explore a range of makeup, hair care, and skin care—all personalized via a beauty profile.
Brother Vellies’s Something Special Box is a monthly home goods subscription program curated by founder Aurora James and delivered right to their door. All ethically made, each month’s gift is a surprise—from beautiful ceramic mugs handmade in Mexico to a candle poured in James’s Brooklyn studio.
For the Fashion-Forward: Vogue
Never miss another Vogue moment with a print and digital subscription. Receive hard copies at your doorstep monthly, and with digital access, you’ll be able to explore the Vogue Archive—which includes every page of every issue ever printed, from 1892 to today. For an added bonus, sign up today and you’ll receive a limited-edition Vogue tote. And don’t forget to subscribe to our shopping newsletter, The Get!