'Meet The Maker' - Bookishly
Today we’re chatting with Louise Verity, owner, maker and designer of monthly book subscription box, Bookishly. Delivering literary delights to your door each month, Bookishly offer a range of classic and vintage book subscriptions - some even teamed with a packet of luxury tea or coffee - so subscribers have everything they need to enjoy their new favourite read!
'Meet The Maker' - Upplement
This week we have the pleasure of speaking with Joey Ceunen, founder of health supplements subscription box, Upplement, who provide a month’s supply of science-based, all-in-one vitamins, minerals and probiotics. Split into four ‘protocols’: essential, beauty, balance and brain - Upplement is designed to deliver subscribers a monthly dosage of essential nutrients, ensuring they have the nutrients their bodies need to function, improve immunity and maintain energy levels.
'Meet The Maker' - Boostbox
We're here with Curt Weston, co-founder of premium fitness and lifestyle subscription box - Boostbox. A monthly subscription geared for individuals who are really looking to invest in their fitness and clean living. Containing a mixture of new and exciting workout products, Boostbox has been designed to help you ‘boost’ your workouts, each month’s box complements each aspect of your fitness and health regime.
'Meet The Maker' - The Grape Reserve
The Grape Reserve is a monthly wine subscription box, specialising in European 'old world' red wine. Today, we caught up with founder and wine enthusiast, Sebastiano Elia, to get the lowdown on The Grape Reserve - where subscribers get to discover new and exciting red wines from independant vineyards across the continent, whilst developing a palette befitting of a sommelier!
'Meet The Maker' - Letterbox Lab!
Today we have the pleasure of speaking with Mia Hatton, co-founder of Letterbox Lab! - a children’s subscription box built around exciting science experiments delivered direct to your door each month. Split into two different series, the ‘Explore’ and ‘Investigate’ boxes, young subscribers get to build knowledge, skills and lab equipment over time as they work their way through each.
4 Subscription Boxes For Your World Cup Journey...
With the much-anticipated FIFA World Cup kicking off later this week, football mania is set to sweep the world once again. We’re expecting armchair shouting, beer guzzling and football shirts galore. Oh, and a serving of anticipation followed by inevitable disappointment (we’re looking at you England)! It’s set to be an exciting few weeks already, but we’re about to make them even better.
Father's Day Subscription Boxes
With Father’s Day just around the corner, what better time is there to treat your old man to a thoughtful gift that will last long after the day is over? Make him smile with one of these fantastic subscription boxes to cover any Dad-type.
'Meet The Maker' - Spotlight Stationery
It’s that time again! In this week’s installment we catch up with Mary Wright, co-founder of Spotlight Stationery, a monthly subscription box that treats customers to a regular, mystery selection of premium and artisan stationery products, or in other words “pens, pencils and paper paraphernalia”! Stationery addicts, come this way...
'Meet The Maker' - TheVeganKind
TheVeganKind is a monthly subscription box that exclusively features the diverse range of vegan products out there. Today, we speak with Scott McCulloch, co-founder and sales & marketing director. Offering both a lifestyle box; which contains vegan food, drinks, household and toiletries, plus a beauty box; with skincare, makeup and other beauty products, TheVeganKind guarantees subscribers a surprise mix of cruelty-free treats each month.
'Meet The Maker' - Willow & Wild Box
Introducing Roz Harvey, founder of nature-inspired children’s subscription, Willow & Wild Box, and our interview guest today. Created for children aged 3-8 years old, the monthly Willow & Wild Box is packed full of growing, crafting, cooking and outdoor activities for kids to play and learn about nature. Following the adventures of characters, Willow the butterfly and Wild the cheeky little worm, children learn about how things grow, the changing seasons, healthy eating and animal/plant life cycles - inspired learning and fun!
'Meet The Maker' - The Willoughby Book Club
This week we talk with Adam Pollard, co-founder of The Willoughby Book Club, a personalised book subscription box, that treat subscribers to a new, hand-selected book every month. Fuelled by a team of literary experts, The Willoughby Book Club handpick a brand new read for you each month, tailored to your own reading tastes, and beautifully wrapped with a personal message. From children’s picture books to contemporary classics, they’ve got you covered.
'Meet The Maker' - The Retro
It’s that time of the week again! This week we sit down with Peter Donoghue of monthly retro subscription box, The Retro, offering a variety of boxes spanning vinyl, cassettes, comics and gaming from the 70’s, 80s and 90s. Based up in Glasgow, Scotland, The Retro delivers a monthly box of nostalgia, enabling you to easily relive the classics of years gone by! Every box is handpicked based on your preferences and accompanied by a handwritten note explaining why The Retro team believe you’ll love it. Now, where did we leave our office Megadrive?
'Meet The Maker' - The Glittery Hands Box
Today we sit down with Emma Jewell, founder and ‘head of glitter’ at craft subscription box, The Glittery Hands Box. As the name might suggest, you can expect glitter, and a lot of it! The Glittery Hands Box is a monthly subscription packed full of subtly-themed surprise craft supplies and, of course, a serving of hand mixed glitter! Designed to help you discover your creativity, each box provides the inspiration to get crafting and making!
'Meet The Maker' - The Dram Team
In this installment, we speak with Chris Borrow, founder of The Dram Team, curators of out-of-the-ordinary whisky tastings delivered direct to your door via a monthly subscription box. Featuring a selection of five 25ml miniatures of of top-end whisky, plus a special 10ml ‘sixth dram’ of a super-premium bottling, The Dram Team box is perfect for individuals looking to try lots of high quality whisky without needing to commit to purchasing expensive full-sized bottles!
'Meet The Maker' - Storimarket
Today we talk with Tom Ellum, founder of Storimarket, an online platform which connects smallholder farmers directly with customers who want ethical, healthy food conveniently delivered by means of a subscription box each month. Created for socially conscious consumers and ethical producers, where positive social impact takes precedence over price. The natural and healthy products featured in the Storimarket box are all sourced from developing countries throughout Africa.
'Meet The Maker' - Boxcitement
This week we catch up with Debi McCormack, creative director of Boxcitement, a monthly box of exclusively designed stationery, accessories, jewellery and homewares. Or in their words, “it’s a gift shop in a box!” Perfect for those looking for something ‘a little bit different’ or as a unique gift, each month subscribers receive a selection of limited edition items that have been exclusively designed for Boxcitement through a combination of modern and traditional techniques - an exclusive collection of surprise products!
'Meet The Maker' - the-stitchery / the-S box
Meet Saira Foden, the owner of ten year old Lewes-based haberdashery and fabric store, the-stitchery, and the creator of the-S box - a monthly craft subscription box packed full of themed creative goodies to inspire you to get making. Describing themselves as your very own ‘personal craft shoppers’, each month the passionate team at the-S box handpick a generous selection of items to get you crafting, sewing, knitting, doing and making - no idle hands here!
'Meet The Maker' - Blue Coffee Box
This time around we catch up with Jon Butt, co-founder of Blue Coffee Box, the speciality coffee subscription box that aims to introduce you to the world’s best coffee, all ethically sourced direct from single-origin and microlot farmers. The team at Blue Coffee Box work with the top 20 of the UK’s 300+ leading roasters to acquaint you with new flavours and coffees from the top coffee producing countries from around the world. One thing’s for certain, you’ll find no instant coffee here!
'Meet The Maker' - Geo Journey
Today, we chat with Christina Armstrong, founder of Geo Journey, the educational kids subscription box and 2018 Made for Mums Gold Award winner. Designed for kids eager to learn about different countries and cultures, Geo Journey guides them around the world through the exciting tales of adventurous characters, Atlas and Geo!