Guy Files: 5 Subscription Boxes That Will Step Up Your Style Game
Standing out in a crowd isn’t easy: It takes time to shop for the perfect clothes, products and accessories to look your best for every occasion. Thanks to the wonders of the World Wide Web, however, you can have just about anything delivered right to your doorstep— so I’ve combed the web for the best style-savvy subscription boxes that are sure to please every fashion-conscious gent. And with Valentine’s Day right around the corner, these boxes make amazing gifts. Single? You won’t be for long after testing out our top subscription box selections:
1/ SprezzaBox: For $28/month, SprezzaBox ships the perfect accessories to complement your seasonal wardrobe. Each box contains three to four fashion-forward finds like socks, ties and shoelaces. You even get a deluxe sample of a great grooming product to perfect your look. Each box is worth up to four times the subscription fee, making it a great value for every guy.
2/ Bombfell: If you aren’t keen on picking out the best threads for yourself, a personal stylist might be a great idea. It’s a good thing Bombfell has your back. Every month, your personal stylist will procure the finest threads to complement your individual taste. You even get to set a budget, and you only keep the items you love.
3/Birchbox Man: Each month, Birchbox will send you 3-4 deluxe samples of the best men’s grooming products, plus one dapper accessory to keep you at your most fashionable. At $20/month, this box is a steal. If you fall in love with a product, you can purchase the full-size product at a discount on their website. Getting groomed has never been easier.
4/ Dollar Shave Club: Let’s face it… shaving is expensive. A box of blades can cost you the price of a meal, and growing boys need to eat. For as little as $1 per month, Dollar Shave Club will bust your stubble and allow you to you spring for the filet mignon on your next dinner date.
5/ Sock Panda: A funky sock can make any ensemble stand out, and Sock Panda will put a spring in your step. Whether your style is mild or wild, these guys have you covered. At $12/month, this subscription is sure to step up your style without any guilt.
Josh Nichols is a 14-year industry veteran who is a nationally recognized expert in hair styling. A St. Louis native, Josh attended Current Trends Academy and went on to become a top revenue stylist at the award-winning American Image Salon in Chesterfield. Josh opened his first salon—Josh Nichols Studio—in 2010. He has since expanded his services, added employees and relocated to Clayton, renaming his salon KINK Salon in 2012. His latest project, Notch, a men’s barbershop concept, opened August of 2014 in The Grove.