21 of the best craft subscription boxes in the UK

Why leave the house to get making supplies when you can have the wondrous craft treats of your dreams delivered straight to your door each month? We've rounded up our favourite craft kits for adults that you can subscribe to get in the post to get you started...

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Craftpod embroidery subscription box

If you’re looking for craft subscription box UK ideas, we’ve got you covered! From rubber stamping kits to crochet clubs, we’ve found a range of subscriptions for craft kits for adults to suit makers of every shape and size… from beginner stitchers to sewing addicts to multi-crafters who want to try something new. We’ve even included the best UK craft subscription boxes for kids too to inspire the next generation to get creative (they make a great alternative to plastic toys).

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If you like this round-up you might also like our guide to the Best Stationery Subscription Boxes too, and our ideas for Easy Crafts to Do at Home.

Best craft subscription box 

  • Craftiosity
  • Cosy Craft Club
  • Craft Box Club
  • The Little Box of Knitting
  • Knit in a Box
  • Kelly Connor Designs Quarterly Knitting
  • Toft Ed Bird’s Crochet Club
  • The Little Box of Crochet
  • Mystery Monthly Yarn Club
  • Rubber Stamp Monthly Club
  • Sew Darn Sweet Boxes
  • Box of Delights
  • My Craftine Box
  • Craftpod Embroidery Subscription Boxes
  • The Geeky Stitching Club
  • Scrawler Box Monthly Art Challenge
  • Artful
  • Craft-it Box
  • Sock Creature Craft Kits
  • Makerly Crafts Modern Craft Kits
  • Kiwico Inc

Check out these multi-craft subscription boxes if you want to try new crafts and enjoy making all sorts of things. Or scroll down to find monthly craft boxes that specialise in your favourite hobbies.

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Craftiosity

Not on the High Street, prices start from £26.95 for a one month kit

Treat your favourite crafter or yourself with a subscription to Craftiosity. Each month, you’ll receive all the tools, materials and easy to follow photo instructions to make a beautiful project. It could be lino cutting, book-binding, Japanese shibori dyeing – or something completely different! Buy a subscription and you’re ready for a perfect crafternoon.

Craftiosity subscription box

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Cosy Craft Club Subscription Box

Cosy Craft Club is a monthly UK craft subscription box for adults. Every month features a new craft that’s delivered straight to your door, plus there’s online resources and inspiration to go with it. Whether it’s arm knitting, macrame or weaving, you’ll learn new skills, make something gorgeous and craft along with their Cosy community. There’s been everything from lino printing to jewellery making, tie die to crochet basket making. You’ll never be bored with a Cosy Craft subscription!

Cosy Craft Club Subscription BOx

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Craft Box Club

  • Craft Box Club, £20 a month, Best for: sustainability – all boxes are plastic free

Craft Box Club comes with clear, easy to follow video guides making it super easy to get creative. Plus you’ll receive personalised craft help and advice so it’s ideal for crafting newbies. They aim to keep their projects frustration free by including all the tools and guidance you need to make the project. Recent boxes have included beeswax food wraps, needle punching, artisan salt dough and washi tape coasters. One great benefit of Craft Box Club is you can return your box if it’s not the craft for you –  just box your tools back up, wrap and send them back to Craft Box Club and you’ll get £5 off future subscriptions.

Craft Box Club Subscription Box

Best knitting subscription box

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The Little Box of Knitting

Following on from their success with Little Box of Crochet, Amanda Bloom’s Little Box of Knitting has been launched! This quarterly box, includes the yarn and needles required for the project along with exclusive stitch markers that have been designed for subscribers.

Claire Garland of Dot Pebbles Knits designed this box and it comes with a detailed pattern booklet, technique videos, a bodkin for sewing in ends and even an exclusive postcard and matching notebook by Nic Allen. Plus some extra treats. It’s a box that comes with everything a knitter could dream of!

Little Box of Knitting Subscription

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Knit in a Box

  • Knit in a Box, £21.99 per box – best for knitting for children

Knit in a Box are a family run, monthly knitting subscription service. Every month you’ll receive a mystery knitting kit that’s been carefully curated and packed by the Knit in a Box team.

You never know what you’re going to get but there will be something to knit for a baby aged up to 12 months. You can choose monthly boxes for babies (boys, girls or gender neutral) or children up to the age of six. Yarn, knitting pattern, buttons are all included plus extra surprises! If you’d prefer knitting for adults they have a ladies box too.

One of the loveliest things about this craft subscription box is that you get an exclusive membership to the Knit in the Box VIP customers Facebook Group. This community will allow you to make friends with like-minded knitters, share patterns, views and projects.

Knit in a Box knitting subscription box UK

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Kelly Connor Designs Quarterly Knitting Subscription Kits

Celebrate your talents and knitting abilities with the fabulous Knitting Box from Kelly Connor Designs. Knitting Box delivers you a bundle of goodies every month and it’s more than just yarn. You could receive crafty stationery, neat enamel pins or a stylish knitting bags in your box making it a nice change for knitters who already have tons of yarn!

Kelly Connar Knitting Subscription

Best crochet subscription box

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The Little Box of Crochet

The Little Box of Crochet is a craft subscription box that’s packed with everything you need to make their exclusive projects. Every box will feature an exclusive project by some of the best designers around the world and come with “how-to” photos to help you start making.

The Little Box of Crochet subscription box

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TOFT Bird Club Crochet Subscription

  • TOFT, £30 per quarter – amigurumi fans

TOFT offer a range of fun craft subscription boxes, starting from £14.99 per box, but their most popular craft subscription box is the infamous Ed’s Animal Club, which gives you everything you need to make an adorable array of birds. Their subscription will last 12 months and guarantees you 7 surprise deliveries throughout the year. You’ll get an exclusive crochet amigurumi pattern to create a standard size Edward’s Menagerie animal, along with an additional story postcard. Don’t forget the check out #edsanimalsclub to see all the past animals and what your fellow crocheters think of the box.

They also have this adorable enamel pin subscription club too (just sayin’…)

TOFT Ed Bird's Club

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Mystery monthly yarn box

  • Etsy, from £17.85 per box

These craft subscription boxes are designed for all sorts of yarn lovers because the options are endless! You can go for basic to receive skein of yarn and a stitch marker or choose luxury box if you fancy to treating yourself. Every month will have a different colour schemes with different add on’s and you can choose your yarn type. Choose your preferred yarn type below and leave a note when you order to say whether you’re a crocheter or knitter.

  • BASIX 4-ply – merino or merino/nylon base 100g skein +stitch marker.
  • BASIX DK – merino base 100g skein + stitch marker.
  • ADVANCED 4-ply – merino or merino/nylon base 100g skein + stitch marker + knitting or crochet accesories.
  • ADVANCED DK – merino base 100g skein + stitch marker + knitting or crochet accesories.
  • LUXURY 4-ply – merino or merino/nylon base 100g + 20g skeins + stitch marker + knitting or crochet accessories + gift.
  • LUXURY DK – merino base 2x100g skeins + stitch marker + knitting or crochet accessories + gift.
Mystery Yarn Box Monthly Subscription

Best paper craft subscription box

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Rubber Stamp Monthly Subscription Box

Little Stamp Store, around £10 a month

This monthly craft subscription box is designed by Fran Sherbourne at the Little Stamp Store and comes with two on-trend, seasonal rubber stamps with matching ink. Plus there will be some extra surprises thrown in too! Pick up a 6 months subscription today and you’ll get half a month free, buy a yearly subscription and get one whole month free. What a deal.

Rubber stamp subscription kit

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Crafter’s Companion Monthly Subscription Box

Crafting paradise awaits with Crafter’s Companion Monthly Craft Box. Whether you’re new to papercraft or an old-hand, this craft subscription box will come with everything you need to get you feeling creative. The boxes include exclusive dies,unique blank cards, stamps and loads more. Recent boxes have included pop-up cards, sparkle ink and floral découpage – perfect for papercrafters wanting to improve their stash.

Crafter's Companion Monthly subscription box

Best sewing subscription box

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Sew Darn Sweet Boxes

Oakapple Haberdashery’s Sew Darn Sweet craft subscription box is the box for passionate sewists. Every box contains four beautiful fat quarters (measuring 1/4 metre, each piece 50 x 55cm), as well as haberdashery bits and bobs such as binding, ribbons or buttons. Every box has a new theme and comes with project suggestions for those of you who need a boost of creativity.

Sew Darn Sweet subscription boxes

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Box of Delights

Box of Delights subscription service delivers quality patchwork fabric and pattern surprises every month in one handy box. Curated by the Bramble Babes, the fabric inside may be pre-cuts, fat quarters, fat eighth bundles, or something else but you will always get one from those three categories. It’s the ultimate craft subscription box for seasoned or new quilters.

The Bramble Patch Fabric subscription box

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My Craftine Box

  • Craftine Box, £29.90 per box – best for making your own clothes

Every two months My Craftine Box select fabrics, trims and surprise extras for their subscription boxes. This is the ideal box for those of you inspired by The Great British Sewing Bee and you can trial a box out with a one month subscription. If you’re a fan then why not pay for the year and receive six projects complete with patterns and everything you need to make them.

Craftine Subscription Box

Best needlecraft subscription boxes

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Craftpod Embroidery Subscription Boxes

Craftpod is the craft subscription box for any nature-lovers out there. Each box contains everything you need to complete several, seasonal stitching projects as well as a few extra treats. To try out Craftpod you can buy a single box for £25 and if you decide it’s the box for you then buy a yearly subscription (consisting of four boxes delivered to your door) for £92.

Craftpod embroidery subscription box

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The Geeky Stitching Club

The Geeky Stitching Club’s monthly subscription box is the ideal gift for cross stitch lovers. Every box comes with one full cross stitch kit, two bonus patterns, extra material, fancy trim and even some sweet treats! Summer themes include ice-cream, butterflies and beaches. You’ll also get loads of extras like access to VIP areas on the site, discounted charts and stitchy points.

The Geeky Stitching Company

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Scrawlr Box Monthly Art Challenge

Get handpicked creative tools with Scrawlr’s art subscription box. This box will transform your art and design stash by combining a regular dose of high quality art supplies with inspiration and community challenges. Every month Scrawlr will give you a word or phrase and you’re tasked with creating something within the theme, using only the supplies in the box! You can then share your creations with the ScrawlrCommunity using the hashtag #ScrawlrChallenge. We love this idea and the range of artwork that makers share under the hashtag is inspiring in itself.

Scrawler Box Monthly Art Subscription

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Craft-it Box

• Baker Ross £9.99 a month

Baker Ross is the solution for busy parents, for home schooling parent and for kids that deserve a creative reward. Craft-it! BOX provides children aged 3-9 years with imaginative projects that will help them learn new skills. Watch as they create different themed toys and decorations with each craft kit.

Baker Ross Craft-it box

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Sock Creature Craft Kits

The Sock Creature Craft Kit will be delivered to your door each month with a different sock creature waiting for your little ones to make. Children under 12 will need your help to complete the projects making it a lovely bonding project for crafty parents and kids.

Sock monkey subscription kits

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Makerly Crafts Modern Craft Kits

Best for: teenagers. Makerly Crafts have created a subscription box that’s perfect for teens and adults. Every box comes filled with all the necessary instructions, pattern pieces, materials they need to complete a super creative and crafty project. From jewellery and candle making to crochet and Hama beads, there’s going to be something in every box to keep them entertained.

Makerly Crafts Subscription Box

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Kiwico Inc

Kiwico’s craft subscription boxes are great for kids of all ages. Kiwico allows you to choose between different boxes depending on your child’s age or interest. Pick from science, art, geography, engineering or simply play and you’ll get a box delivered to your door that contains some thought-provoking and imaginative projects. These boxes are all about teaching kids through craft and will keep them entertained for hours.

Kiwico craft subscription box
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