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18 Subscription Box Every Teen Will Love

The monthly subscription box industry has come a long way since the first few companies came onto the scene. Today, the best subscription boxes on the market cater to a wider variety of interests than ever with options available in every price range. Whether you’re shopping for yourself, a family member, or a friend, there’s a box out there that’s worth checking out!

There are a ton of subscription boxes available online, which is both a blessing and a curse. To make your life much easier, Teen Vogue has whittled it down to the fourteen best subscription boxes for teens and tweens specifically. Keep reading for a glimpse into all the subscription services that made the cut, from big names like Nordstrom’s Trunk Club to small businesses like the Black Girl Magic Box.

There’s a reason Stitch Fix is one of the most popular clothing subscription boxes on the market for women’s, men’s, and children’s clothes. Not only do they carry pieces from top brands like Free People and Madewell, but their shopping process is practically risk-free!

To begin, the site asks shoppers for their price range, sizes, and a description of their personal style. From there, they’ll ship clothes straight to your door to try on. Per Stitch Fix’s policy, you’re welcome to send back anything you don’t love free of charge. What’s more, you don’t even have to subscribe to get your fashion fix — shoppers have the option to try the service once or set up automatic deliveries.

With the changing seasons and new scents that emerge with them, buying candles can become quite expensive. Save yourself some coins and get a high-quality, delicious-smelling seasonal candle at your door each month with Brooklyn Candle Studio’s Candle of The Month Club. From florals in the spring to warm pumpkin in the fall, you’ll be sure to receive all of your favorite scents and more. It’s also the perfect gift for young adults, teenagers, and college kids who love candles. 

The Black Girl Magic Box is a bi-monthly subscription box full of self-care tools — be it candles, bath products, crystals, or tea — specially curated by and for Black women. Subscription prices start at $55 for two months of boxes carrying $150 worth of products and go up to $146 for a six-month prepay that will end up saving you cash in the long run. Use code BLKGRL10 at checkout for $10 off your purchase!

Clothing brand Dia & Co has made it their mission to create a clothing subscription box specifically catered toward plus-size femme customers. To get your first Style Box, all you need to do is fill out this simple quiz. Then, for a fee of just $20, a stylist will handpick clothes from the brand that adhere to your sizes, your individual body shape, and, most importantly, your personal style. Once you receive your box, you can keep all the styles that suit you and send back the rest! The $20 styling fee will be waived if you keep one or more of the items.

Coffee lovers rejoice because now you can sit back and enjoy your curated coffee picks thanks to Trade Coffee’s subscription service. Simply take their coffee quiz to let them know how you like your coffee and once that’s done you get to customize your order frequency, grind setting, and the best part, choose your own coffees.

I know what you’re thinking: What does Walmart know about beauty subscription boxes? As it turns out, the superstore seems to really understand what makes beauty fanatics tick. The Walmart Beauty Box ships out four times a year, once per season, and includes an assortment of makeup and wellness products from brands like NYX, Bioré, and Neutrogena. At just $5 per box, it’s also one of the most affordable subscription boxes out there!

This monthly plant subscription box would make a great gift for any nature-loving teen (or for yourself, TBH). Every box is just $10 plus shipping and comes with two succulents grown at Succulent Studios’ farm in California. They’re shipped in 100 percent biodegradable pots, which means they’re ready to plant or be placed in your favorite pot straight out of the package! Use code FIVEDOLLARS to get $5 off your first box.

You’ve probably already heard of Daily Harvest, but you may not know that you can choose from a huge selection of smoothies, bowls, flatbreads, soups, snack bites, and even ice cream every time you build a box! Subscription options include weekly deliveries of 9, 14, or 24 items, as well as monthly deliveries of 24 items. Since all of their foods are organic and pre-prepared by chefs, they’ll make clean eating easier than ever before!

Anyone obsessed with astrology is sure to love this subscription box, which is available for purchase in three tiers. The first tier, Basic, comes stocked with crystals to match the month’s astrological energy. The second, Essential, includes a monthly astrological overview, a tarot card, and crystals. Finally, the Premium tier features all of that in addition to a few surprise items each month (think candles and smudge sticks). Give your first box a try on Etsy, and if you end up loving it, you can subscribe at www.themagickalearth.com.

That’s right: Your favorite department store is officially home to its very own line of clothing subscription boxes. The box delivers Nordstrom clothing tailored to your sizes, budget, and style on a schedule you build yourself. You’ll have to pay a $25 styling fee at the start, but that money will go towards whatever you decide to keep. With styles available in sizes XXS to 4X for women’s clothing and XS to 4X for men’s clothing, the Trunk Club really has something for everyone.

Know someone who’s obsessed with all things plants and gardening? Plant subscriptions make great gifts for the nature lovers in your life. Why not send them a different plant every month, inside a perfectly fitted ceramic pot or basket, with Bloom Box’s monthly subscription? If you are that friend, your dreams of creating your own DIY indoor plant scape can finally come true. The greenery also arrives with a little surprise gift every month and a printed booklet on how to care for it.

VSCO girls, rejoice! Every month, Pura Vida Club subscribers receive three members-exclusive bracelets, clocking in at a value of up to $50. The bracelets included in each box are chosen by the brand’s team of influencers and stylists, and they never fail to give off all the tropical vibes you’d expect. Plus, if you purchase through the three for $30 intro offer, you’ll get one box free!

“I have enough books”, said no one ever. Keep your book pile pilling up with a Book of the Month subscription. for $15 a month, your friend or loved one will get one new book, on you. For $50 every three months, the service curates five new reads monthly ($17 per book) and you, your friend or loved one will get one new book.

Add some of these gorgeous themed stickers to your collection with Stickii’s monthly subscription boxes. When you sign up, you’ll have the option to choose from three different sticker styles: cute, vintage, and pop. Then, each month, a package with six sticker sheets, three stationery pieces, and one storage insert will arrive at your doorstep. The best part? You can change your style before it arrives and opt to purchase more on the site if you desire. 

Pusheen’s quarterly subscription box is obviously adorable, but beyond that, many of the exclusive products inside are actually super useful. Historically, the brand has sent out water bottles, paperweights, and even reusable straws emblazoned with the world-famous cartoon cat. What’s more, each box boasts a season-specific theme — meaning you won’t be receiving flip flops in the middle of winter! Check out the official Pusheen Box Instagram for more sneak peeks of what could come your way if you subscribe.

FYI: Candy Club’s monthly subscription box is essential for anyone who has a major sweet tooth. Prepare to receive a carefully curated box of six delicious candy options — everything from popular new goodies to nostalgic favorites — at your doorstep each month. Did we mention that this subscription service also makes a great gift for the candy lover in your life? You can customize how many months they receive it, it’s great for all ages, and no two boxes will ever be the same. 

Looking for ways to test new curly hair products without breaking the bank? Curlbox is the monthly subscription for you. In every box, the company sends four or more product samples specifically catered to natural curls and coils — and they don’t sacrifice quality along the way. The boxes have previously included products from brands like Afro Sheen and Pattern by Tracee Ellis Ross. At just $20 a month, it’s a purchase you won’t regret.

We might have just discovered the best art supplies subscription box on the Internet. Each month, Inky Box sends out everything you’ll need to up your lettering and calligraphy game — from brush pens to watercolors to practice sheets. The boxes also come with greeting cards designed by amazing independent artists, which offer up some great inspiration for those who are new to the craft. Subscribers can choose between the full-size Inky Box and more affordable Inky Box Mini.

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