Let’s be real: gift-giving is not easy on our wallets. Besides family and friends, you also need to buy presents for your Secret Santa, gift something nice to your next door neighbor, and find something special to impress your in-laws. But that’s okay — you just need to stick to a budget to make sure you don’t go broke this holiday season.
While the thought of cheap Christmas gifts might sound unoriginal or tacky, great affordable gifts do exist. In fact, we found 29 gifts under $10 that are thoughtful and can be catered to different personalities.
These inexpensive gift ideas include personalized presents for adults, best-selling gifts for kids, and plain old funny gifts that are actually useful. Also, a lot of these finds make fun stocking stuffers for every member of your family.
We hope one of these gift ideas below help you find something for everyone on your shopping lists!
1. GIFT FOR Friends – Custom Name Mug
Whether you’re gift shopping for mom, a student, or a new bride, this Amazon seller will personalize your mug with any message you’d like.
All 12 zodiac signs are represented on these little crystal glass constellation magnets. They’re a must for any astrology lover.
Avocado lovers can actually grow their own avocado tree. It takes up to six weeks to see results, but the guac will be so worth it.
4. GIFT FOR ANYONE – Stainless Steel Drinking Straws
Plastic straws are out, reusable straws are in! Everyone’s looking for reusable straws but just don’t know where to get them. At under $4 for a set of four and a cleaning brush, these make the perfect gift for the eco-conscious.
Yes, you can still gift something functional and personal that your loved one will use every day. Since this keychain is a personalized item, expect that it will take up to three days to create.
The beauty lover in your life will adore this unique brush set. Bonus: Reviewers say the bristles are super soft.
7. GIFT FOR GIRLFRIENDS – Personalized Couple Necklace
It’s a pretty reminder of when you two started your romance together. All four sides can be engraved to whatever message you’d like to share.
This lovely rose polish with gold flex makes for a blinding, holographic manicure. Reviewers love that it’s vegan and cruelty-free too.
A silk mask makes coach feel like first class (kind of).
10. TP01A Instant Read Meat Thermometer
Ideal for those who care more than the average person about their meat’s preparation.