Crated with Love

Subscription Box Gift Guide

It’s that time of year! The Holiday Season is upon us and with our busy lives who has the time to spend in numerous stores searching for that perfect gift? This year I made an effort to eliminate the hustle and bustle of store shopping, skipping long lines and potentially arguing over gifts to enjoy shopping in the comfort of my home preferably while in bed watching the Lifetime or Hallmark Channel. I’m excited to share with you a few of my favorite 2018 Subscription Boxes. Imagine the joy that the recipient will have when their box arrives at their door step.



Ellie is a fitness subscription box service that sends you 3-5 amazing items that fit your active lifestyle. Imagine the yogi in your life receiving a different box a month building up their fitness apparel. The boxes generally contain a bra, a top, leggings or capris, an accessory and a piece of equipment. You will always get the three initial feature items of the month.

Ellie Active Wear
Photo Credit: Ellie Active Wear

Here are some highlights:

  • 5 day preview window before the box ships
  • Option to skip the month if you don’t like what you see
  • 3 pieces for only $39.95
  • 5 pieces for only $49.95
  • Choose your sizes for top, bottom, and sports bra

Each month they announce a new box with a new video and images so their subscribers know exactly what to expect monthly. Ellie does not require you to lock into a contract. If you can cancel at anytime. This is the perfect way to help the yogi stay trended and build up their fitness apparel. Ellie is the Ultimate way to say I LOVE YOU! ORDER HERE!



Splendies is a monthly underwear subscription box. Imagine getting surprise undies delivered to your door monthly. Each month you will receive a package of three pairs of quality undies delivered to your door. It’s like Christmas every month!


How it works:

  • Select your size – They carry sizes from small to 3X
  • Choose your style – Decide if you want to receive all thongs, no thongs, or make it a complete surprise
  • Get Great Undies! – It’s that simple. In a matter of days you’ll get a wonderful surprise of 3 pairs of great undies for as long as you wish. The cost is only $13.99 (Discounts apply with multiple month subscriptions)



Sips by™ is an Austin-based startup founded by a small group of tea lovers who want discovering tea to be fun, personalized, and affordable. 

When you subscribe to Sips by’s tea discovery box — the only personalized, multi-brand tea subscription! — we match you with a tea expert who learns your tastes and sends you 4 unique teas to try each month.  Each box is truly unique to your preferences.

sips by

How it works:

  • 4 TEAS  chosen for you based on your preferences

  • 15+ Cups -your tea selections make 15+ fresh cups

  • You get to explore tea with Sips by for only $15



Crated with Love is a date night subscription box created to strengthened​ relationships through date night activities. Crated with Love is  $20 monthly box which is pennies when you think about creating a monthly budget to spend on a date night (no matter what). 

Crated with Love

How it works:

  • One new date box every month
  • New themed adventures every month
  • Access to monthly bonus content
  • Free Shipping


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