Monthly Gift Clubs: Goodies that Keep Coming All Year Long
With a gift club, there’s something for everyone, every taste, every personality, every month!
Whew, you made it through the holidays. After all the holiday preparations, entertaining, gift-giving, festivities, and feasting, you or someone you know deserves a pat on the back for a job well done. And there’s no better way to accomplish that than being treated to a special surprise every month. Make it something really special like fine wines, wellness boosts, beauty samples, or grooming goodies, there’s so much to choose from. We’ve put together a list of some of the most popular and unique men’s and women’s monthly and quarterly gift clubs for your perusal. Go ahead, enjoy surprises all year long!
The Wordy Traveler
Perfect for the traveler who reads and loves tea. Every quarter a seasonal collection box of curated travel-related goodies is shipped. Receive a book, a limited-edition fine art print, ethically-sourced free trade organic tea, and a special gift —all relating to a specific region. This quarterly subscription has an added bonus: every box provides education for an underprivileged woman or girl in need. Not only can you fulfill a love for wanderlust, but you’ll be helping to change lives around the world. Take a journey across the globe, start by checking out thewordytraveler.com.
Rent the Runway
Rent unlimited designer fashions for any occasion or just for the fun of it. Imagine a dream closet with over 100,000 fashions available to wear. Rent four or more pieces per shipment and exchange for new pieces each month. Free shipping and insurance are included. There’s also renting for one-time use or take advantage of the popular unlimited plan and rent a constantly changing wardrobe. And if there’s a rental that must be owned, it can be bought with the members-only discount. More than an endless closet, Rent the Runway is a movement that over one-million women have joined. Go ahead make your fashion statement at renttherunway.com.
Dollar Shave Club
Men, start the new year looking, feeling, and smelling your best with Dollar Shave Club. Choose a starter set that suits your needs. The first shipment includes a razor, two blades, and trial size versions of grooming products and in two weeks full-size versions will be shipped. Every two months product refills will be delivered, but shipment frequency can be adjusted to suit your needs. The club’s award-winning products are made using only top-quality ingredients. Make dull razor blades a thing of the past and forget having to shop for grooming supplies, just head to the one-stop shop, dollarshaveclub.com.
Book of the Month Club
Bookworms will love this rich assortment of new titles that’ll titillate the most avid reader. Delight in new material each month and adjust the reading list, skip a box, or add more books to customize shipments. Each Book of the Month Club package contains five books with an emphasis on early releases, new authors, and fresh perspectives. Simply choose the ones to keep and return the rest. Start getting awesome reads at bookofthemonth.com.
Who doesn’t need a little self-care and wellness boost? Have a personalized TheraBox delivered right to you or a loved one that’s filled with wellness goodies to inspire happiness, joy, and reduce stress. Curated by therapists, each box includes a happiness activity and 6-8 full size wellness items for the mind, body and soul. Boxed goodies may include aromatherapy, natural/organic bath, body, skincare products, and other lifestyle products. Go ahead, get treated to a monthly dose of pampering, relaxation, and mindfulness, visit mytherabox.com.
Gourmet Cheese of the Month Club
Cheese aficionados will go ecstatic over monthly deliveries of carefully aged, hand-crafted artisan and farmhouse cheeses from around the world. You can join or give a membership to your favorite turophile. Every shipment contains three unique cheeses and weighs about 1½ lbs. Each cheese is freshly cut, wrapped in paper, and shipped the same day. Receive tasting notes, cheese profiles, cheesemaker histories, and suggestions for serving and pairing. Make an impressive cheeseboard and choose from the popular Original Gourmet Cheese Club or the Rare Cheese Club featuring extremely limited production cheeses made with scarce, expensive milks. Cheese connoisseurs head to the Cheese of the Month Club and start savoring exceptional cheeses every month!
Discover new skincare, hair, and makeup products and have them delivered to you or your loved one each month. Birchbox has monthly subscriptions for men and women. Every shipment includes four or five samples of beauty or grooming items. Fill out the profile with your preferences and receive relevant samples each month. If you like the sample, the full-size item can be purchased on the Birchbox website. With Birchbox, you’ll get the unexpected and find new favorites. Ready to treat yourself or someone you know with a monthly surprise? Go to birchbox.com.
Bombfell Men’s Clothing
Men, forget about clothes shopping, have a personal stylist pick them instead. With the Bombfell Men’s Clothing Subscription, all you do is take an easy quiz so your stylist can learn your fit and taste. Preview the stylist’s picks before they’re shipped and then get seven days to try them out. Pay for the clothes you want to keep and return the rest. Shipping and returns are free. The more you keep the more discount you receive. Clothing are curated from the best menswear brands and any size can be ordered. Just pick a preferred delivery frequency: every one, two, or three months, or choose on-demand. Go ahead, skip the mall and get your own personal stylist, head on over to bombfell.com.
Imagine wearing all the top designer scents you wish to try and having them delivered right to your door. There are 450 perfumes and over 100 colognes for men and women to choose from. With 120 sprays monthly you or your loved one will be well-scented every day. Choose from 3, 6, or 12-month plans. Just sign up for a subscription, pick a scent, and receive a generous supply of fragrance (0.27oz/ 8ml) in a travel-friendly spray. There’s also a free refillable case with the first order. Scentbird partners with top brands/wholesalers and only sells 100% authentic fragrances. Shop for favorite scents at scentbird.com.
Viticole Wine Club
If you’re looking for an exclusive wine club, look no further than Viticole Wine Club. Starting at $105 a month, you or your loved one will receive two cases of 12 bottles each a year. One case before the summer heat (March/April) and one case before the holidays (October/November). The higher priced Viticole Wine Club 2.0 doubles the amount of bottles in each shipment. What’s so special about this wine club? You will have organically farmed custom bottlings that world-renowned master sommelier, Brian McClintic, curates with his favorite winemakers from around the globe. And, with every wine club order, $5 is donated to a worthy cause. It’s time to imbibe, go to viticolewine.com.