Father’s Day is on the horizon, which means you must buy him a gift. Not for the sake of getting him a gift. But to show your appreciation for all that he has done for you. Over the years you may have given him a gift card, or a shirt and tie. What if you passed on a one-time gift, and bought a gift that continued to give? This year you should consider getting a subscription box gift for your dad.
Every dad has different needs and interests. It’s best if you buy him a subscription box based on his preferences. We created a list of ten subscription box gift ideas, so you will know which box your dad will love the most.
Papa Bear Box
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For The New Dad
New dads need help too. Papa Bear Box does that. Every month subscribers receive products to help them raise their newborn child. Starting at $32 per month, subscribers will receive four to six products. A new dad will get snacks to keep them awake; a dad tested baby item, a personal grooming product, and Papa Bear gear. Plans can range from a one-time gift to a year subscription.
Craft Beer Club
For The Beer Dad
A man could spend a lifetime in search of new craft beers. Craft Beer Club finds beer from the best breweries in America. For those who don’t like the taste of wine, craft beer provides the same sophisticated. For $42.00 per month, users will receive twelve craft beers. Each beer is 12 oz., comes in 4 different styles, and three beers each per style. Users will also receive a monthly newsletter. Gift plans range from one month to twelve months.
The Handy Box
For The Handy Dad
Every dad needs an excellent tool collection. Whether a beginner or an experienced handyman, The Handy Box is the perfect gift for any dad. Subscribers can expect 3-5 different products each month. The products range from basic tools to cool gadgets. Past boxes have included a wrench set, a tool bag, and a digital tire pressure gauge. Each box has a total retail value of $40 or more. You can get a gift subscription for 3 or 6 months.
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For The Hungry Dad
If your dad loves fine cut meats, then you should get him a subscription to the Carnivore Club. Each month they provide an assortment of artisan meats from around the world. Subscribers can expect 4-6 handcrafted cured meats in a faux-wood box. Past boxes have had chorizo, sausage, and bacon. You can buy a gift subscription that lasts from 1 to 12 months for $55 each month.
Mystery Tackle Box
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For the Fishing Dad
A fisherman must always have a well-stocked tackle box. If your dad loves to fish, then he needs to re-stock his tackle box often. Mystery Tackle Box provides lures, jigs, spinnerbaits, soft plastics, and decals every month. Gifts start at $43.50, and you can choose between 3, 6, and 12-month gifts. Rather than gift a box you will have a printable certificate to give to your dad. Mystery Tackle Box does this, so the member can customize their box to type of species they like to fish.
For The Geeky Dad
Does your dad love superheroes, video games, or science fiction? If your dad delves into fandom than LootCrate is the box to get. Each month LootCrate delivers at least four fan-favorite items every month. Fans can expect a t-shirt, an action figure, and other fan memorabilia with an average retail value of $45. Gift memberships start at $26.99 per month, and you can select a gift that lasts from 1 month to the entire year.
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For The Fitness Dad
Is your dad more fit than you? It’s ok, it happens. Be proud that he has a passion for health and fitness. If you want to boost his healthy lifestyle, then give him the gift of Strength Crate. Each month, Strength Crate sends a box with fitness equipment, supplements, and training aids. Subscriptions start at $60 per month, and each box has $100 value or more. Get him a gift subscription that lasts 1-3 months or buy him a quarterly box.
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For The Outdoor Dad
Finding the right outdoor gear can be overwhelming. It can also cost a pretty penny. If your dad loves the outdoors, then buy him the Michigan-based Isle Box. Named after Isle Royale National Park, Isle Box curates boxes for your next adventure. Some themed boxes include the Starter box and the National Park box. A subscription for Isle Box starts at $45 per month. You can buy your dad a monthly, seasonal, or one-time box.
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For the Watch Dad
The relationship one has with time because of the watch creates a compelling story. If your dad collects watches, then buy him a subscription to Watch Gang. They deliver one watch every month that is worth between $50 – $150. Each member also has the chance to win a Rolex every Friday. Memberships start at $25 per month, and you can sign him up for one month or the whole year.
For The Dad With Style
We realize that including our box in this post shows favoritism. But this is our post. We’re promoting other excellent subscription boxes, and of course we would include ourselves on this list.
Some dads dislike shopping, especially when it comes to accessories. But every dad loves receiving a new tie, socks, or a pocket square without having to leave the house. With the Gentleman’s Box, your dad will receive a box of fashion accessories every month. A membership to Gentleman’s Box costs $25 per month with an average value of $100 in each box. You can select a gift that lasts 3, 6, or 12 months.