11 of the best stationery subscription boxes

Find your perfect stationery subscription with our round-up! There's everything from cute stationery subscription boxes to more sophisticated boxes.

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!Stationery subscription boxes are the hottest subscriptions on the market because who doesn’t love stationery? There’s lots of different independent brands out there for you to choose from all sending out unique items every month. We’ve rounded up 11 of our favourite stationery subscription boxes to help you find the perfect one. We’ve also given you a few things to consider before you choose your box so that you (or the lucky person you’re buying for) won’t be disappointed!
For more fabulous subscription services check out our craft subscription box UK round-up which features 21 boxes that will get your creative juices flowing.

Which stationery subscription box should you choose?

Before choosing your box, think about what you’re looking for in your box. Do you want solely stationery items such as washi tape, pens and notepads? Or are you looking for a box with extras like pin badges and treats? Many stationery subscription boxes will theme their monthly boxes too so consider if you’d like themed stationery (Christmas, Autumn etc) or if you’d prefer more everyday stationery.
It’s also important to note that different subscription boxes have different costs/delivery dates. All stationery boxes (apart from one) featured below have a three-month subscription service which means you’ll pay a lump sum at the beginning and receive three boxes over three months. However, lots of brands offer one-off boxes so you can try before you buy and annual subscriptions which often save you money in the long run. Think about which subscription finically suits you and check if you can cancel the box anytime in case your situation changes.
All that’s left to do now is shop. Here’s eleven of our favourite stationery subscription boxes, enjoy!

11 of the top stationery subscription boxes


Dear To Me Studio stationery subscription box

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Not on the High Street, £22 for 3 months 


Dear To Me is a super affordable stationery subscription box which is delivered monthly. Dear To Me Studio have created over 150 designs and your box will feature three beautiful notecards and greeting cards from this collection. The boxes are carefully edited by their team to ensure you receive a box that is different but equally as beautiful every month. Your card and writing stash is will always topped up with Dear To Me Studio’s stationery subscription.


Wildflower Seed And Stationery Subscription

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Not on the High Street, £36.99 for 3 months

For all you green-fingered stationery lovers this is the stationery subscription box for you. Sent monthly in eco-friendly wrapping paper, each box will contain an assortment of gardening and stationery items all decorated with intricate illustrations. Past boxes have included everything from seeds and botanical prints to birthday cards and plant markers making it as varied as it is special.


Rose Digital Artist’s stationery subscription box

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Etsy, £44.91 for 3 months

Rosa lovingly handmakes each box in her subscription service and flys them all over the globe from Italy. Sent out on the 15th of every month, this is a truly handmade stationery subscription box which comes with six items inside. From bookmarks to calendars, her box will keep your desk brimming with beautiful stationery.


Três Paper + Co subscription box

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Not on the High Street, £45

Três Paper + Co know how to make a good stationery subscription box. It comes in eco-friendly packaging and brimming with 4-5 stationery bits all designed to make your life more organised and your desk more beautiful. The items inside can add up to £30 per box which means it’s great value for money and a worthy gift for all those stationery lovers out there.


The Paper Bee Monthly Subscription Box

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Etsy, £54.90 for 3 months

Jaclyn Daw is the Candian shop owner behind Jaybee Designs and the creator of The Paper Bee stationery subscription box. If you subscribe to her box you’ll receive a selection of gorgeous items worth the value of $45! Plus every box will include one special item which isn’t currently sold in her shop so if you’re a fan of her work you need this box.


Snail Mail Build Your Own Subscription

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Etsy, £23.79+ for 3 months

Subscribing to a stationery service can be a little daunting as you never know what you’re going to get. Well with Snail Mail’s build your own option you have total control over your box. Pick your favourite themes (there’s everything from Harry Potter to tropical vibes) and the boxes will come with sheets of stationery, washi tape, stickers, patterned paper and a card all in your themes. There’s also the option to let the seller choose if you want a surprise.


Papergang stationery subscription box

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Papergang, £40.50 for 3 months

Papergang is a known and loved brand among stationery fanatics and their stationery subscription box is a thing of pure beauty. Collaborating with hundreds of independent artists, illustrators and designers, your box will include everything from pin badges to notebooks and much, much more. Every box has a theme which is designed by an independent illustrator so keep an eye on their site and subscribe when your favourite theme or artist is featured.


Spotlight Stationery’s subscription box

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Spotlight Stationery, £70 for 3 months

Spotlight Stationery has a more grown-up feel to their boxes and features some incredible artists from around the globe. Every box includes a selection of artisan stationery which can be anything from high-quality pens to professional notepads. Past themes have included Nouveau Deco, European Cities and The Colour Wheel (pictured above).


Zenpop stationery subscription

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Zenpop, £72.37 for 3 months

If you’re looking for cute stationery subscription boxes then Zenpop is your guy. Straight out of Japan, these kawaii inspired stationery boxes include 10 or more of the most adorable washi tape, stickers, pens etc. Past boxes have even included some of Japan’s most famous characters (any Pikachu fans out there?) making it the cutest box on the market.


Artful stationery subscription box

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Artful, £35.00 quarterly one box every 3 months

Artful’s stationery subscription box is the one for budding artists and creative folk. Choose between their quarterly or annual subscription and receive boxes filled with top quality art items such as dual brush pens, lead pencils, Fudenosuke pens and more. Plus every box comes with links to video tutorials so you can expand your skills and learn something new.


Under the Rowan Trees stationery subscription box

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Under the Rowan Trees, £55 for 3 months

The Rowan Berry Box is a lovely letterbox stationery subscription service ran by Danielle from her garden office in Northumberland. Each box will contain 8 to 10 surprise stationery items from some brands we all know and love (Tombow, Pentel & Zebra). You’ll also be able to join their exclusive Facebook group where stationery lovers unite to share tips and access Rowan Berry’s how-to guides, journaling ideas, printables and more.


We hope you’ve enjoyed our stationery subscription boxes round up! If you’re looking for even more crafty activities to be delivered to your door check out our punch needle kits and rug making kits for beginners which are both full of inspirational projects!