We've picked some fun solutions to keep the gift of giving going all year round.
Subscribe to Daunt Books Publishing and receive three or six of its forthcoming titles over the next twelve months, weeks before they’re available in bookshops and delivered directly to your door. Four book subscription £40
An ideal gift for any experienced or novice gardener, where you can you can create your own personal 'my garden' space online. Let Shoot know which plants are in your garden and they will send you care reminders each month by email. £36 for one year's membership.
Each quarter Slightly Foxed offers 96 entertainingly written and elegantly illustrated pages of personal recommendations for books that have influenced, touched or amused the people who write about them. Annual subscription £40 for print and digital.
A classic poetry subscription box of three beautiful poem postcards per month and a stylish wooden stand for display. A unique gift for book lovers, poetry lovers, literature lovers, readers, teachers and people who will relish a monthly subscription treat of poetry.
Membership is akin to an access pass into the back doors of the world's leading beauty manufacturers with products for sale at up to ten times less than regular industry prices. The recipient pays for the products. Three month gift membership £30, twelve month membership £99
Simply select a monthly book subscription and choose from one of several themes, for a truly personalised present. Themes include children's collection, classic collection, new mums' collection, chef's collection, film lover's collection. From £29.99 per month.
Enjoy a pair of brand new socks every month. These socks are funky, fun and available in various colours and patterns - heel and toe, hooped, plain and spots. Three/six/twelve month subscription, from £17.97.
The gift that keeps giving! The Stationery Lovers Club from HoneyTreePost.com. Every month the lucky recipient will receive a carefully curated HoneyTreePost Box containing the best illustrated and designed stationery. From £10.50 per month. Also available YoungHoneyTree.
Enjoy unlimited access to over 700k titles and thousands of audiobooks on any device for just £7.99 a month from Amazon.
This subscription service scours the beauty arena to find your future favourites, delivering a monthly selection of luxe beauty samples from iconic and discovery brands. Six months costs £60 exc p&p
For the discerning traveller, annual memberbship gives access to 300 personalised PDFs containing up-the-minute reports on the best hotels and restaurants, which can be taken anywhere in the world. £95
#paperhaul is a gorgeous monthly box full of high quality, design-led stationery, such as cards, tags, washi tape, postcards, and stickers - with a different surprise theme each month. £10/m + p&p (worldwide)
Gym membership for the mind where you can learn the basics of meditation. Access hundreds of hours of content. For every Headspace subscription purchased, Headspace will donate one to someone in need. From £9.99 a month
Delight someone special with the gift of monthly fresh flowers through the letterbox. Send weekly, fortnightly or monthly flowers from £60 for three months.
You'll be giving a whole year of inspirational garden visits, discounted tickets to RHS Recommended Events, shows and courses, as well as a free monthly magazine, The Garden and personalised gardening advice from the experts. Annual membership, £44.25
Surprise a friend with a subscription to notanotherbill and each month they will be sent a beautifully wrapped and carefully curated surprise present in the post. (Something that is not another bill). Three month subscription £69.
Delicious gardening and foodie gifts, lovingly packed in unique wooden crates and speedily dispatched to deserving friends throughout the land. For the ultimate gardening gift, the lucky recipient can receive the entire Year of The Gluttonous Gardener Gifts. £500
Join the Flower Club and the recipient will receive a seasonal bouquet each month, using the best flowers, all grown in Britain. Choose between a monthly posy (£35) or bouquet (£45)
Add some Scandinavian sparkle to the daily drudgery in the kitchen, with some extra-stylish dishcloths from Jangneus Design. With the dishcloth subscription your gift recipient will receive a new and fresh dishcloth through the letterbox once a month for a whole year! £35.
How about buying a friend or family member a subscription to their favourite newspaper or magazine, with over 2,500 titles to choose from. Working directly with the publishers, iSUBSCRiBE gets the best discounts and magazine special offers for its customers.