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Bored At Home? Try A New Subscription Box

Subscription Boxes For Everyone!

Living through a global pandemic has changed our lives drastically. Many of us are told to stay at home unless absolutely necessary, to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. While I’m not sick with this virus, I’m definitely sick of staying at home… which is why I’m looking for new ways to keep busy and have fun, at home.

Subscription boxes are exciting because you get something new, delivered right to your door! Crate Joy has boxes for every thing you could imagine.

Enjoy a date night at home with your hubby, no babysitter necessarily, with an exciting date night in a box that includes a fun mystery to solve together or some new travel-inspired activities to enjoy together!

Create a much needed self care evening at home with candles, bath bombs and books, all without spending hours shopping online for products and without having to leave your home. These boxes are curated with you in mind and delivered right to your door!

Have a game night with a new mystery to solve each month with an exciting mystery box!

I’m sure by now your kids are driving you nuts with boredom (or is that just mine?) Crate Joy has subscription boxes for every kid, including crafty projects, educational activities and toys.

Crate Joy Subscription Boxes are a fun way to break out of the boring routine and try something new!

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Date Night Subscription Boxes

Murder Mystery Box

It’s like being a part of your favorite TV show. You start with Season 1, Episode 1, and all seasons are 5 episodes long. Each month you work through secret messages, hidden clues, and evidence all while eliminating suspects. Once you have your final episode you will have everything you need to convict the killer.

  • For ages 12 and up; best played in a small group
  • Monthly subscription; receive an “episode” every month; each “season” is 5 episodes long; cancel anytime
  • Internet access is required to engage with an immersive online experience
  • Every episode is packed with hours of gameplay, puzzles, ciphers, and more
  • As a team of investigators, your job is review evidence and case files to eliminate suspects, uncover motive, and eventually solve the mystery

Crated With Love

You and your partner enjoy one date night box per month that includes 4 to 5 challenges and fun activities to help inspire laughter and strengthen your relationship. Their creative and unique themes are specifically designed by a team of relationship experts to make date night fun again! No babysitter required!

  • A new themed date night every month
  • 4 to 5 activities or challenges that focus on strengthening relationships
  • Each date focuses on inspiring laughter and building communication
  • Designed by marriage and family therapists

Krush Date Night

Set aside a night away from the phones, to connect with your spouse on a deeper level. Together, you’ll ‘travel’ to some exciting places like Japan, Turkey and Italy and discover new hobbies and fun activities you can do at home, together!

  • Travel themed date night box features different countries and their snacks, treats, games and crafts
  • Spa date night and camp date night bring your favorite activity to your home
  • Karaoke date night box comes with a karaoke microphone
  • Game date night features fun couple games
  • Camp date night with a s’more maker and s’more ingredients

Craft Subscription Boxes

Adult Crafts Box

Adults & Crafts is a thoughtfully curated craft subscription box for adults & teens to create fun and trendy projects! Make a new craft each month and learn new techniques like wood burning and engraving. Create beautiful products like wine carriers and epoxy resin coasters. Or grab a few boxes for a perfect date night.

  • You get all the tools, materials, accessories and instructions you need to complete the craft. No last minute trips to the craft store needed!
  • Create trendy projects like wine caddies, epoxy resin, candles, and more!
  • Perfect for a family night, for a friend hangout, or for date night.
  • Learn a new craft skill every month varying from clockmaking, to embossing, to woodworking. The possibilities are endless!
  • As seen on the Today Show, Buzzfeed, USAToday and more!

Craft In Style

Crafting Is Fun When You Have the Perfect Supplies

Craft In Style Box by Pop Shop America is the best way to diy at home these days. Have fun and make stylish DIY Projects each month! Every box has new projects, easy instructions, all the supplies, and free gifts! Crafts vary from terrariums, clay marbling, candles, gold gilding, sun print photography and more. Plus, all boxes can be customized for you.

  • Craft styles, favorite colors, and interests are personal when you join the craft club.
  • Please review the “current box.” This is the box that will be sent to you in 3-5 business days!
  • New boxes are revealed before they ship. All subscribers have the option to accept, exchange, or skip any month. Anytime!
  • Subscribe for 6 Months and get a free gift. 12 months and get a 13th box for free!

Craftee DIY

Unleash your inner creativity with the Craftee Box, a monthly subscription of Instagram-worthy DIY projects. In each Craftee Box, you’ll find everything you need to create a fun and unique DIY project at home.

  • Trendy, Instagram-worthy projects curated for you each month 
  • Great for gifting – you can send a card with your message, and your loved one will get to create every month
  • Beautiful packaging and supplies that are fun to unbox
  • Everything you need to craft

Hobby Subscription Boxes

Scrapbooking Box

Scrapbooking Store is your “one-stop shop” for all things scrapbooking! If you like scrapbooking, you’ll love this fun, monthly scrapbooking subscription box that is uniquely designed and hand selected just for scrapbookers. Each month members receive a beautiful, themed scrapbook kit that is filled with all of the items you need to scrapbook until your next kit arrives.

  • Each box is full of 12×12 (double-sided) pages, stickers, cutouts, or other embellishments
  • Opportunity to upgrade for several extra embellishments each month!
  • A monthly project inspiration sheet included each month!
  • Includes membership into the exclusive Facebook Club where you can interact and grow with their community of fellow scrapbookers!
  • Makes the perfect gift for you or the scrapbooking lover in your life!

Journaling Delight

Each month you’ll receive a selection of vintage materials such as postcards, letters, stamps, photos, recipes, advertisements, maps, buttons, lace, ribbon, rick rack, and much more. Also in each box: a handmade item ready to use in your journals — a tag, pocket, embellished paper clip, set of charms, etc. … Plus little surprises along the way!

  • A wide variety of vintage ephemera and trim (no reproductions)
  • Creatively packaged items plus a handmade ready-to-use junk journal component in each box
  • Tell us what you’re looking for…we’ll do our best to meet your needs!
  • Choose a 3-month or 6-month prepay option for discounted pricing
  • The perfect gift for your favorite junk journaler, scrapbooker, or homeschooler

Card Making Box

Create unique cards every month with stamps, embellishments, tools, instructions and a variety of items to make beautiful cards. Learn new techniques as you master your card making craft. Makes a great gift for the crafter in your life!

  • A different surprise every month
  • Each box includes supplies to make at least 4 different cards. Boxes include embellishments, stamp sets, and more!
  • Free Welcome Kit For new subscribers
  • Great gift for beginners and long time crafters

Knit Kit Box

Want to make cute knitted projects, without any experience? Try The Knit Kit Box! This subscription is an easy and affordable way to pick up a useful skill or support your favorite hobby! Each box is full of everything needed to inspire you and try new things.

  • Knit-Wise Beginner: Learn how to knit or crochet with materials and project instructions, 1 project per box
  • Knit-Wise Monthly: 1 knitting project (with materials and instructions) per box
  • Projects range from home items to accessories
  • Materials will include: yarn, needles, tools, and more!
  • Just-The-Yarn: 2 balls of our unique yarn each month.

Check out so many more craft and hobby subscription boxes from Crate Joy – Craft & Hobby Boxes.

Self Care Subscription Boxes

TheraBox

Enjoy a little more self-care and wellness in your life with this box! Each box includes one research- inspired therapeutic activity to wire your brain for more joy plus 6-8 self-care wellness goodies to reduce stress & enhance your life. These boxes bring more love and happiness right to your doorstep, feeding your mind, body and soul with positivity.

  • 1 happiness activity plus 6 – 8 self care wellness goodies (i.e., aromatherapy, natural/organic bath, body, skincare products, and other lifestyle goodies!)
  • Over $120+ retail value in every box!
  • Curated by therapists to increase happiness & reduce stress
  • Unbox happiness monthly! Filled with all things mindful, thoughtful, and beautiful to help you de-stress and live an inspired life!
  • #TreatYoself or a loved one to some self care & relaxation!

Goddess Provisions

These spiritual wellness boxes are curated to nurture your inner goddess and help grow your spiritual practice. Each box comes packed with 5-7 full-size products, totalling for a retail value of $80-$100. All the products inside are vegan, cruelty-free and natural. Each box has a mix of crystals, aromatherapy, natural beauty products, superfood snacks & spiritual tools.

  • 100% vegan and cruelty-free
  • Items include: crystals, aromatherapy, vegan beauty, superfood snacks, tools for spiritual growth
  • Free U.S. shipping!
  • 5 to 7 full-size products in each box
  • Typical box value $80-$100

Paradise Delivered

Dreaming of a vacation? Well, at least you can enjoy a staycation right in the comfort of your home! Receive 7-8 full-sized, hand selected, vacation-inspired products every month! Every box has a retail value of $200+! Enjoy bath and beauty products, trending fashion accessories, best-selling books and more exciting surprises just for you.

  • Inspired by tropical vacations at some of the most beautiful and picturesque destinations throughout the world!
  • Every box has a $200+ retail value!
  • A spa-inspired staycation right in the comfort of your home!
  • Every box is thoughtfully designed to warm the soul, while refreshing and providing warmth to the mind, body and spirit.
  • Enjoy 7-8 hand-selected, full-sized products from categories like organic skincare and wellness, best-selling books, jewelry and fashion accessories and many more exciting surprises just for you!

Kids Subscription Boxes

Green Kids Crafts

This box combines fun and education, created by a Scientist-mom! Each box has 4-6 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities and a 12-page magazine! Each box explores a new theme for their environment to inspire a love of nature, and get away from screens! This box has been featured in Wired, Redbook, Real Simple, NYT, and Good Housekeeping!

  • Great mix of science experiments and art projects – with everything you need to complete up to 6 activities in every box! 
  • Immediate shipping! You first box ships right after you place your order. 
  • Each box includes a 12-page educational magazine filled with puzzles, games, book recommendations and additional project ideas related to the monthly theme.
  • Spend quality time while learning and practicing creative, developmental skills. Educational, imaginative, and artistic activities for the family – the gift that keeps on giving all year long!
  • Great gifts for kids; perfect for ages 2-10… and up!

Monthly Toy Subscription Box

Discover new toys with a surprise box filled with fun brand name toys, games, books, and crafts for only $39/month.

  • Free Shipping
  • $60+ Value
  • Brand name toys, games, and/or books

Unicorn Dream Box

Unicorn Dream Box is a surprise box full of magic and pixie dust! Each Unicorn Dream Box comes with with 6-9 items and The Deluxe Box which includes 10 to 15 items. Boxes also include a themed Unicorn Educational Flash Card and fun stickers!

  • A Magical Gift for all unicorn lovers and fans!
  • Items include: a unicorn plush or squishy, unicorn school supplies, unicorn bag, unicorn accessories, storybooks and more!
  • All boxes are fully designed inside featuring a different theme every month! From Back to School in Unicornland to Unicorn Pajama Party!
  • Unicorn Dream Box: 6-9 items (up to $80 value) | Deluxe 10-15 items (up to $120 value)
  • Ships in 1-2 business days

Preschool Box

Help your preschooler or kindergartener start school off on the right track! The Preschool Box is full of fun, simple activities that make learning, exciting. Each box helps teach your child beginning phonics skills, counting, shapes, colors, and writing with different hands-on activities and games.

  • Encourage learning, reading and creativity in children ages 3-6!
  • 16+ activities in every box
  • A Parent Guide to help you teach your child
  • Crafts, learning activities and games!
  • A fun book in every box

Popular Boxes Everyone Will Love

Deadbolt Mystery Society

Unbox a mystery! Solve a crime! Close the case!

Enjoy immersive scenarios, intriguing characters, and original compelling stories with your friends and family! Every month subscribers receive a new stand-alone case file with everything needed to close the case & SOLVE THE MYSTERY! Give the gift of quality time!

  • Stand-alone stories that don’t require other boxes to complete. Start and stop each mystery at any point.
  • Interactive, online components that bring each story to life (Requires a QR code reader on a smartphone, tablet, or laptop and Internet access)
  • Crack the case alone or with a group of up to 4 people.
  • Brought to you by the creative minds behind Deadbolt Escape Rooms!
  • Great gift for friends and family who love mysteries and puzzle-solving. We recommend our mysteries for ages 13+. Parental discretion is advised since we are a murder mystery company.

GreenUP Box

Say good bye to plastic with this inspirational and empowering Green Box! Discover the best products to create a life without plastic. This box is delivered 6 times a year. Each box is thoughtfully curated around a theme to reduce plastic waste in one area of your life at a time.

  • Give a gift that can make a difference and give back to our planet, and share your love for everything eco and sustainable.
  • Rated #1 best new subscription box on Buzzfeed
  • Think bamboo, stainless steel, and the most innovative plastic replacements
  • 4-7 of the best plastic reducing swaps. Cruelty free and ethically sourced.
  • Beegan friendly, some items may contain beeswax. Vegan swaps availabe.

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