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~A&J Smelly Goods & Such: $15/month. A&J Smelly Goods & Such makes handmade “smelly good” products that you can receive in a monthly subscription box. Every month you will receive a box filled with 4-6 full size, handmade products such as, body butters, soap scrubs, lip scrubs, soap bars, bath bombs, bath melts, whipped soaps, jelly soaps, soap cupcakes, wax melts, wax melt shots, scoopable wax, and cupcake candles.
~All Things Needed: $19.99/month. All Things Needed is a subscription service for women, provided by women. In your monthly All Things Needed box you can expect to find an assortment of samples that range from many different industries such as beauty, health, fashion, wellness, accessories, travel, home, organization, seasonal, spa and more.
~Art in a Box: $50/month. Art in a Box allows subscribers to receive high quality works worth much more than the subscription cost, gives local artists national exposure, and helps to support the arts and artists in the Bay Area.
~Artbotic: $65/month. Artbotic is a monthly subscription box featuring art & other swag from professional artists around the world. An average box will include 5 – 7 items such as two limited-edition, autographed prints from two different artists, a shirt designed by an emerging artist and stickers and other goodies with a retail value of over $110.
~Artisan World: $42/month. The Artisan Box from Luxurion World is a monthly box featuring authentic and high-quality handcrafted products from the States of India. The box will include 3-5 lifestyle items with a value of $70+.
~Aster Market: $46.95/month. Aster Market is a monthly delivered box of exceptionally made, small-batch products from around the world. Boxes will include anything from home décor, jewelry, accessories, paper goods, bath products and more. In addition, Aster Marker will donate 25% of the net proceeds of each purchase can be donated to a non-profit of your choice.
~Box of Blessings: $32.95/month. Box of Blessings sends you a box of unique handmade products each month. Each box will have 3-4 pieces of jewelry or other handcrafted products made by impoverished people around the world. There will also be information about the items (where they came from, who made them, how they are changing lives, etc) and information about the poverty fighting cause that will receive the 10% donation that month. (You can read my Box of Blessings reviews here).
~Box of Happies: $28.99/month. Each Box of Happies contains 3-5 amazing handmade products delivered straight to your door. Items may consist of jewelry, accessories, paper goods, bath & beauty, photography, and housewares and will always be a surprise. (You can read my Box of Happies reviews here).
~Dottiebox, LLC: $26/month. Dottiebox LLC works hard every month to provide the best of the best in handmade every month. Each month you can expect to receive a curated box with lovely handmade goodies, coupons, and items from small businesses and indie brands. A Dottiebox Mini is also available for $13/month. (You can read my Dottiebox reviews here).
~The Everyday Missionary: $40/month. The Everyday Missionary subscription box is the best way to discover the world through the eyes of a different non-profit every month. Each month they’ll deliver a personalized box with handmade gifts, fair trade products, and documentaries for that month’s sponsored non-profit.
~Fair Ivy: $50/month. With your Fair Ivy “Original” subscription you will receive 3 handmade, hand wrapped gifts each month, including a jewelry item. You can also opt for the “Jewelry” subscription, $25/month, which offers a single handmade and hand-wrapped piece of jewelry each month.
~Fair Trade Friday: $31.99/month. Fair Trade Friday is a monthly membership club that delivers high quality fair traded items to your door. The items in the box are fairly traded and provide employment to women all over the world. Each box includes 3-4 surprise items such as stylish accessories, organic soap, coffee, etc.
~Fair Trade Friday Earring of the Month: $11.99/month. Earring of the Month is an option of Fair Trade Friday, the monthly membership club that is changing the world. With this option, members will get a high quality fairly traded pair of earrings delivered every month in a unique reusable bag. The earrings and bags are created by women in impoverished countries all over the world and every membership employs two women.
~FlourishBox: $35.95/bi-monthly. FlourishBox is a bi-monthly subscription box that includes handmade, globally responsible and boho fabulous scarves. Each box contains one handcrafted scarf, two fair trade surprise goodies and a description of the artisans and creators of the items in your box. Boxes ship in January, March, May, July, September and November. (You can read my FlourishBox reviews here).
~Genuine Articles: $49.99/quarterly. Genuine Articles is a quarterly subscription box featuring Muslim-owned small businesses. Each box will include a surprise assortment of at least five products, with a combined value greater than the price you pay and conveniently delivered to your home. They also choose a different charity every three months to donate a portion of the profits from that box to. (You can read my Genuine Articles reviews here).
~GlobeIn Artisan Gift Box: $35/month. The GlobeInArtisan Gift Box is a monthly subscription box featuring GlobeIn’s favorite products from global artisans. Each box is curated around a monthly theme selected by their editor with the aim of helping you experience new and interesting products and cultures. Also available is the GlobeIn Benefit Basket ($19.95/month), which contains one crafted good from a remarkable, remote artisan, packed inside a colorful, handwoven basket from their weaving collective in Oaxaca, Mexico. (You can read my GlobeIn reviews here).
~Little Luxe Box: $31.99/month. Little Luxe Box is a monthly subscription box that brings you tiny indulgences from small business in food, bath and body products, housewares and accessories. Each box will contain 4-6 items with an average value of $30+.
~Litu Box: $35/month. Litu Box is a monthly subscription box of handmade artisan goods, ecofriendly brands, and natural/ organic products.
~MakrBox: $35/month. MakrBox is a monthly box full of 2-3 incredibly useful and uniquely fun household products created by talented makers, craftsmen and designers, which have “WOW” factor. Also available is a “Maven” box, which includes 3 to 4 items beautifully designed artisan products for home, office and kitchen for $29/month. (You can read my MakrBox reviews here).
~Out of the Box Sampler: $25/month. Monthly box filled to the brim with 17-18 (and sometimes more) different businesses’ samples for you to enjoy. The boxes overflow with items like melts, scrubs, bath, body, tarts, candles, gourmet foods, jewelry, coupons, discounts, cards and much more, from some of the best e-tailers on the web.
~Pumeli: $49.95/month. Pumeli delivers care packages filled with teas and textures designed to help you slow down, unplug and give yourself permission to relax. Each package contains one journal, stationery item or other paper good, 1-3 ounces of artisanal tea that not only tastes good, but offers a simple, daily meditation and one or two handcrafted items, including fair-trade goods.
~Startup Threads: $20/month. With Startup Threads you’ll receive a fresh new bag of swag from awesome startups each month. Each package has an exclusive t-shirt, stickers, and other surprises.
~THE THING: $60/quarter. The THING is a periodical in the form of an object. Each year, four artists, writers, musicians or filmmakers are invited by the editors (Jonn Herschend and Will Rogan) to create a useful object that somehow incorporates text.
~Umba Box: $30/month. Umba Box scours the handmade community to find the freshest handmade goods from a wide variety of categories including jewelry, women’s accessories, home goods, stationery, and bath products. Boxes typically consist of 1-3 handmade items per month with a value of $25+. (You can read my Umba Box reviews here).