The past 25 years has seen a huge range of inventive gift ideas from the Talkboy to the Selfie Stick. The range of gift options becomes bigger and bigger every year, and yet we always struggle with what to get a couple of friends or family members.  Luckily we are here to help!

Do you know you can subscribe for a box full of goodies to be sent to your loved one to receive each month? These boxes come in many forms, are suitable for him and for her as well as kids. Here are our faves this Christmas 2015:

For Her or Him

ZBOX from Zavvi

This is a popular box focusing its contents on sci-fi & comic memorabilia as well as all round geeky swag. The ZBOX has a new theme each month, December being “The Force” to coincide with the new Star Wars release and naturally contains bundles of Star Wars goodies. Prices start at 19.49 per month for the 3 month plan, and you can subscribe for up to 12 months. You can also use our voucher code for 25% off your first ZBox, valid until 13th December.

My Geek Box

This one does what it says on the tin, the Geek Box is filled with stuff that geeks will love. Similar to the ZBOX is contains a range of film memorabilia and other items, including a limited edition T-shirt each month. Prices start at £17.99 for one month, subscribe for up to 12 months. Save 25% on your first Geek Box too right here!

For Her

Look Fantastic Beauty Box

In this box you will find a bundle of beauty and make up treats to make any beauty product enthusiast go weak at the knees. Perfect for nieces, sisters, daughters and more. Our favourite item in the November box is the this gorgeous Bellapierre red lipstick, a hot look for parties over the holidays. You can buy a 3 month, 6 month or 12 month plan, the longer the plan then the better value per box! These subscriptions cost £40, £75 and £135. There is a 2 for £20 on November and December beauty boxes at the moment for extra savings too. It is also possible to sign up for a range of payment methods so that you do not have to pay out in one lump sum. Bonus!

beauty box from Lookfantastic

For Him

Myprotein Black Box

For the fitness enthusiasts, he will love the My Protein Black Box. This is filled with supplement samples, snacks and whey protein shake flavours as well as other useful fitness gear for hitting the gym such as headphones and water bottles. These are available only as a one off buy at £42.89.  Get a free Black Box when you spend £50 at Myprotein up until the 13th December too.

For the Kids

Toucan Box

This is a personalised craft box filled with fun crafting materials for kids ages 3-8. Expect colouring books, paints and much more to keep the kids occupied and learn at the same time. This is a super gift idea to help encourage kids to be creative ! You can choose your size of box, as well as the choice to add in extra supplies for siblings so that no one is left out.