All of us dream of being delighted by a pretty box of goodies waiting for us to unpack when we get home? And who doesn’t like a little surprise every now and then?!
So here come monthly subscription boxes — these super cool boxes of fun stuff that you’ll want month after month. Subscription boxes or services are not new, but they’ve certainly grown bigger, better and cooler in the past year. The sheer variety on offer has us wondering if we can subscribe to ALL of them at one go — the choices are that unbelievable. From beauty products to pretty clothes, funky jewellery to gourmet snacks, indie magazines to music, there’s something for every kind of girl in this list! So here is a list of some of the monthly subscription boxes that you can opt for.
My Envy Box
A box full of our loved cosmetic brands. Some of their past boxes have had products from L’Occitane, Estee Lauder, Kerastase, Givenchy, Ananda Spa in the Himalayas, etc. Since these products can be expensive, this is a great chance to try them out at a reasonable rate to decide if we want to invest in them.
COST: INR 850 for 1 month, INR 2250 for 3 months, INR 4350 for 6 months and INR 8500 for 1 year.
Gia Bath & Body Box
Gia Bath and Body is a home brand committed to making Handcrafted Luxurious treats to pamper your skin. They make exquisite Vegan and Designer Handcrafted bathing baINR and skin care products in small batches while carefully choosing our ingredients and creating attractive body treats with unique designs and textures.
Cost: INR 600 for 1 month, INR 1700 for 3 months and INR 3500 for 6 months.
This subscription service is a mixed bag full of stuff that includes make-up and skincare products from brands like NYX, The Body Shop, Color Bar to L’Oréal, Lakmé and Maybelline (either sample or full-sized), as well as funky jewellery. The bag also includes one surprise gift each month, along with the regular contents of your subscription plan. There are bunch of plans you can choose from, depending on how much you’re willing to splurge.
Cost: INR 666 for 1 month.
The Nibble Box
This cool subscription service promises a box full of delicious snacks from across the globe as well as those prepared by the in-house team. It contains globally and locally inspired snacks with over 100 options to choose from. There are no added preservatives, artificial colours, flavours or sweeteners, and they’re also 100% vegetarian. This subscription box will become your favourite!
Cost: INR 350 per week
This subscription box contains all your period essentials like sanitary napkins, wet wipes, tampons, panty liners, pain comforters, and thoughtful gifts, delivered to you 5 days before your next period. Yes, you read that right ladies. Happy periods are possible thanks to Being Juliet (okay, maybe a little).
Cost: INR 399 for 1 month
This website is like a one stop destination for all the monthly needs. Fashion, lifestyle, grooming, snacks, period kits, they even have monthly subscription boxes for men, children and your pets. Exciting, isn’t it? They keep coming up with more and more innovative monthly boxes and contests.
Cost: INR 299 for 1 month onwards
If you like experimenting with perfumes, then you’ll love this subscription box. This box contains perfume testers for you to try out before you settle on a perfume you’d like to invest in at full price. Isn’t it fabulous that you can test out a perfume before committing to it? Pick any 3 testers each month for Rs 55 each and pick a perfume you like at the end of it. Now how cool is that!
Cost: INR 55 per tester
The Little Bauble Box
This box contains designer jewellery that’s handpicked for you, after you’ve submitted a survey on your style preferences. They send you jewellery that you can wear and exchange for different pieces each month. You get to wear something different each month for such a reasonable price. From minimalistic pieces to dainty jewellery, they’ve got something for all your needs. Cost: INR 1,999 per month
This is a monthly magazine subscription service. You get to choose any 3 genres that interest you, like art, fashion or travel — or you can let them choose to surprise you — and receive a host of indie magazines from India as well as abroad, including the likes of The Kalaghoda Musings, The Gentlewoman, and lots more. If you’re a voracious reader and would love to discover something new, they also have a ‘Surprise Me’ option where they send you a title of their choice to read.
Cost: INR 1,000 for 1 month