The 100 Best Holiday Gifts for $25 or Less


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Tis the season ... for budget-conscious shoppers to find the right gift at the right price for everyone on their list. This roundup includes great gifts for every man, woman, and child on your list (as well as a few for the beloved family pet). And the best part is that while these gifts are certain to bring smiles to faces once the wrapping paper comes off, none of them costs more than $25.  (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

Kenneth Cole Women's Butterfly Full Frame Sunglasses
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Price: $23 | Buy them from Jet
A timeless look for any season, these full frame shades will protect your eyes from glare and turn heads wherever you go -- all year round.

Fisher-Price Spinnyos Giant Yo-ller Coaster
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Price: $22 | Buy it on Amazon
The Yo-ller Coaster from Fisher Price is a curvy, colorful playset containing multiple tracks for yo-yo-like spools to spin down and launch off of. Children put the spinners on the launchers and find fun ways to modify the tracks and change their trajectory. The unique toy takes some assembly but will entertain toddlers to preschool-age children just as well as, say, a marble-run toy.

Blue Sky Hammocks Mosquito Net Hammock
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Price:$20 | Buy it from Walmart
Lightweight and machine washable, this hammock is perfect for a good night's sleep in the great outdoors - even if it's just the backyard!

Wrangler Rugged Wear Relaxed Fit Jeans
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Price: Price: $20 | Buy it from Sheplers
Anyone who appreciates the durability and timeless style of denim will enjoy these hard-working, five-pocket jeans.

Tea Infuser Thermos
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Price: $25 | Buy it on Amazon
The stainless steel, vacuum-insulated bottle is ideal for keeping drinks cold and hot. It comes with a tea infuser basket with removable steeper so you can also use the strainer for fruit infusions.

Conversation starter game
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Price: $25 | Buy it from Table Topics
Getting to know your fellow co-workers can be awkward if you're unsure how to strike up a conversation about non-work endeavors. Get the ball rolling with the Table Topics cube, the ultimate conversation starter. The office holiday party could get significantly more interesting with a little wine and some engaging questions.

ODODOS Interchangeable Sunglasses
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Price: $23 | Buy them on Amazon
For active women and men who love to hike and bike, ODODOS Interchangeable Sunglasses feature five pairs of shatterproof lenses designed for different activities. For example, one enhances color contrast to improve the wearer's vision of the trail ahead. The lightweight frames are designed to be strong yet flexible.

SoundBot Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
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Price: $15 | Buy it on Amazon
A great gift for friends that like to take the party anywhere, this waterproof speaker has universal compatibility, a built-in mic, and high-definition bluetooth wireless connectivity.

Tinkertoy Basic Building Kit
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Price: $25 | Buy it on Amazon
Invented in 1914, Tinkertoys are like many other enduring toys in that they empower children to build things without imposing too much structure on them. Parents can also rest assured knowing the appealingly old-fashioned set of wooden spools and connecting pieces helps children develop fine-motor skills and spatial awareness.

Hyper Tough Cordless Drill
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Price: $19 | Buy it from Walmart
Compact and lightweight, this cordless drill easily handles any task at hand. It comes with a charging station and an LED work light.

Ododos Women's Workout Pants
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Price: From $19 | Buy it on Amazon
If you know someone who likes to hit the gym or yoga studio in style, these fierce workout leggings are sure to inspire. They have a tummy-control top, a hidden pocket, and a variety of fun designs to choose from.

Otterbox Commuter Series iPhone Case
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Price: $16 | Buy it on Amazon
OtterBox is known for its durable cases, but sometimes they're a little too bulky. This series is thin and lightweight, but still provides just as much protection.

Price: $25 | Buy it from Chewy
Pet lovers will appreciate this cushy little bed for their dog or cat. It's ultra soft and machine washable and dryable.

Mermaid Tail Blanket
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Price: $17 | Buy it on Amazon
Keep the mermaid trend alive with this snuggly crochet blanket. Hey, it's better than a Snuggie, right?

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: Illustrated Edition
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Price: $24 | Buy it on Amazon
The newest of J.K. Rowling's illustrated editions of the beloved books, the Prisoner of Azkaban truly comes to life here.

Waiters Corkscrew
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Price: $10 | Buy it on Amazon
Although there are some impressive electric wine bottle openers on the market that do all the work, you have to consider how much counter space they consume. This simple corkscrew is pocket-sized and backed by sommeliers.

Enchantimals Doll Playset
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Price: $11.49 | Buy it on Amazon
Enchantimals are all the rage right now. This set comes with a doll, two bear figurines, and a picnic basket with all the fixings.

Grumpy Cat Desk Calendar
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Price: $9 | Buy it on Amazon
Essentially a more irritable, feline version of Dilbert, Grumpy Cat is the perfect accompaniment to anyone's workplace desk.

NCAA Collegiate Fleece Blanket
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Price: $15 | Buy it on Amazon
Everyone loves to support their alma mater, and this cozy blanket is the perfect gift to do so.

Exploding Kittens Card Game
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Price: $20 | Buy it on Amazon
From the creators of the satirical webcomic "The Oatmeal" comes this fun, fast-paced game that's great for kids and adults.

ViewMaster Boxed Set
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Price: $17 | Buy it on Amazon
View-Masters are stereoscopes that come with corresponding "reels" containing images that appear in striking 3-D through the peepholes. Most reels contain images of animals or natural or historic sites from around the world. Though a virtual reality version has hit the market, the low-tech original is still as fun as ever.

Spirograph Design Tin Set
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Price: $10.49 | Buy it on Amazon
Invented in the late 19th century, the Spirograph is a drawing tool that lets anyone create hypnotic mandala-like designs. Modern Spirograph sets include multiple sizes of drawing wheels and different colored pens that allow children or adults to get creative with this uniquely mathematical design toy.

Harry Potter quiz and game book
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Price: $10 | Buy It on Amazon
So, your kid's seen every "Harry Potter" movie? Perhaps it's time to introduce them to the source. If you think that might be too much at first, make it a game and pick up "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone: Unofficial Quiz & Trivia Book" by Julia Reed. Maybe the fun will lead to reading the actual works that built author J.K. Rowling's empire.

VTech Sit to Stand Learning Walker
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Price: $20 | Buy it from Costco
This popular toy for older babies and younger toddlers has more than 70 songs, sound effects, and phrases. It starts out as an activity panel on the floor and becomes a push toy for new walkers. 

Men's Moccasin Slippers
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Price: $23 | Buy it from Walmart
These super cozy slippers are the perfect way to stay warm during the chilly winter months.

L'Oreal Paris Clay Mask
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Price: $10 | Buy it from Walmart
Enhanced with red algae extract, this clay mask uses natural elements to exfoliate and rejuvenate skin.

iPhone Sports Armband
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Price: $25 | Buy it from Walmart
If you don't want to pay for a Fitbit or an Apple watch, take your smartphone with you on a jog with this armband. It includes a convenient pocket for your keys as well.

Brita Filter Water Bottle
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Price: $7 | Buy it from Walmart
This water bottle includes a filter to clean your water as you drink. It has a built-in carrying loop and easy-sip spout for efficient drinking on-the-go.

Women's Sloggers Rain Shoes
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Price: Starting at $23 | Buy it from Walmart
A great gift for the gardening woman in your life, these waterproof shoes are comfortable and made from 100% recyclable plastic. Users say that they're also great for everyday wear.

Electric Fleece Blanket
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Price: $20 | Buy it from Walmart
Great for that someone who's always cold, this electric blanket has a woodsy flannel pattern on extra soft fleece fabric. It's also machine washable and dryer safe.

Remington Ceramic Flat Iron
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Price: $18 | Buy it from Walmart
You can't beat the price of this best-seller. The professional grade flat iron features 30-second instant heating and anti-static ceramic blades. Plus its sleek and thin design makes it easy to store.

Dry-erase calendar decal
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Price: $24 | Buy it from PBTeen
Keep your important reminders front and center with this large wall calendar. It's perfect for dorm rooms, home offices, or classrooms. 

Tone Fitness Stability Ball
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Price: Starting at $10.49 | Buy it from Walmart
Perfect for building core strength or improving balance, this fitness ball can be used during workouts or at an office desk.

Ozark Trail Tumbler
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Price: $9 | Buy it from Walmart
If you haven't heard about the Ozark Trail Tumbler, now's the time to buy one for a friend. They are every bit as impressive as the Yeti brand, but for a third of the price. Just check out the reviews if you don't believe us.

Gold's Gym Dumbbell Set
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Price: $15 | Buy it from Walmart
For your favorite gym rat, give them some free weights to use at home. It may even convince them to skip the gym membership and save the cash.

Last Jedi Plush Porg
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Price: $20 | Buy it from Target
From Ewoks to BB-8, every new "Star Wars" installment introduces a new character whose sole job is to be adorable. In "The Last Jedi," that title goes to the Porgs. More than just a pretty face, this super soft plush doll speaks phrases and makes sounds.

Veggetti Pro
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Price: $15 | Buy it from Walmart
If you know someone that's trying to pack more veggies in their diet, consider this spiralizer. Reviewers say it's easy to use and definitely worth the price.

Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
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Price: $20 | Buy it from Walmart
This sleek portable speaker is a fun gadget to amplify your music. It's bluetooth compatible, wireless, and features a cool LED light.

Weber RapidFire Chimney Starter
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Price: $15 | Buy it from Walmart
Most barbecue aficionados will tell you that charcoal beats gas grilling any day. Help them get that fire started quickly with this chimney starter.

Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy
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Price: $24 | Buy it from Walmart
With a mildly sweet floral scent, this a great gift for a Juicy Couture loyalist, designer enthusiast, or anyone that can appreciate a lovely fragrance.

Lighted Stand Magnifier 3X
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Price: $13 | Buy it from Miles Kimball
This is a practical gift for anyone finding that reading is a chore. The lighted 3X stand magnifier from can be used three ways: hanging around the neck, standing on four folding legs, or lying flat atop reading material. Four LED lights help relieve eye strain.

nesting wine glass
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Price: $8 | Buy it at REI
For loved ones constantly seeking out new terroir, nesting wine glasses mean no scrounging for cups before a picnic, and no toasting with plastic cups from the bathroom in a bare-bones hotel. Wine tasters can also bring bottles back safely with WineSkins ($3 each at the Container Store).

Better Homes and Gardens Metal Family Tree with 3 Mini Bronze Hanging Frames
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Price:$17 | Buy it from Walmart
For a house decked out in family photos, consider this sweet addition to the collection: a bronze family tree with three photo frames. Tree and frames can also be displayed separately.

Kitchen Gizmo Magnetic Salt and Pepper Shaker Set
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Price:$16 | Buy it from Jet
Upgrade the kitchen table this holiday season with a sleek set of magnetic salt and pepper shakers. The caps pop out and open automatically when the shakers are removed from the magnetic base -- handy at family meals.

Gem Truffles
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Price: $15 | Buy it at Promise Me Chocolate
The perfect gift for the chocoholic jewelry lover, these colorful gem-shaped milk and dark chocolates shine just like the real thing. She’ll get a variety of delectable fillings, including mint, mocha, hazelnut and salted caramel.

Price:$20 | Buy it on Amazon 
For anyone who likes to garden, this wildflower seeds kit from Sproutbrite features more than 50 varieties of seeds to create a small backyard garden, or grow flowers in containers around the house.  

K' Nex Hornet Swarm Roller Coaster Building Set
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Price: $19|Buy it from Target
With 617 pieces and sixteen linear feet of track, this DIY roller coaster will keep a budding engineer busy for hours.

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Price:$24 | Buy it on Amazon
For future family gatherings, give the Rememory game. Players pick cards that indicate a person, time frame, and a loose prompt, and each player shares an associated memory. Consumers have given it solid reviews on Amazon and Uncommon Goods.

Personalized photo mug from Walgreens
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Price: $25| Buy it at Walgreens
Put their favorite mug on this personalized Walgreens mug and they can stare into the eyes of their loved ones while sipping their favorite beverage. 

Remote Control Millennium Falcon
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Price: $24 | Buy it from Walmart
The best thing about the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy is that you can fly it yourself. When you launch the Air Hogs RC Millennium Falcon, you become the commander of the most iconic vehicle in science fiction history. On-board gyro stabilization makes for a smooth flight every time.

Robo Twist Electric Jar Opener
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Price:$22 | Buy it on Amazon
Opening a jar can be a challenge for young and old alike. This device fits a variety of jars and opens them with the press of a button, and customers like it: More than 700 reviews average out to a 4-star rating out of 5.

Tile Mate Tracker
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Price:$25 | Buy itfrom Tile
Everyone loses their keys (and other things) once in awhile. The Tile Mate finds them. Its app is easy to use, and the tile itself is small, with a practical design. Simply attach it to a keychain or anything else you’re prone to lose track of -- a four-pack is $70, and eight go for $130 -- and let the app find it for you. There’s also a find-your-phone function.

Lush Seanik Shampoo Bar
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Price: $12 | Buy it from Lush
For travelers, toting shampoo bars instead of bottles frees up valuable room in a quart-size bag for other carry-on liquids. Lush makes a wide range of varieties including the seaweed-infused Seanik, which promises to add volume and shine to flat, dull hair. A blend of floral oils also leave strands smelling great.

Old Books Soy Candle
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Price:$18 | Buy it from Frostbeard Studio
Elevate the often-expected gift of a candle by gifting one with a unique scent. This book- and vanilla-scented soy candle from Minneapolis-based Frostbeard Studio is perfect for the prolific reader who would happily spend hours in the library stacks.

Corkcicle Stemless Wine Glass
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Price:$25 | Buy it on Amazon
The Corkcicle isn’t your typical wine glass. For one, it’s stemless, and since it’s made of triple-insulated stainless steel, it will keep your vino -- even that perfectly chilled white --  at exactly the right temperature for hours. A spill-resistant lid and a non-slip silicone bottom mean you can enjoy your drink just about anywhere.

Travel Cord Roll
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Price:$20 | Buy it from Uncommon Goods
Give a stylish and tangle-free way to get her electronics from points A to B with this travel cord roll, made from vegan leather. It can hold up to eight charging cords and two plugs, or it can be repurposed for use with other small items like hair accessories.

Northpoint Lightbox
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Price: $15 | Buy it on Amazon 
They'll love this quirky home accent, a battery-operated LED lightbox to personalize with short greetings or messages that’s reminiscent of an old-school cinema sign. It comes with 109 letters, numbers, and symbols, and can be hung on the wall with included hardware.

microwave popcorn maker
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Price:$15 | Buy it from Uncommon Goods
Enjoy the convenience of microwave popcorn without the unhealthy saturated oils. This popper needs nothing more than a handful of kernels - but for those who want to indulge a little...just add a pat of butter on top of the lid and it will melt onto the popcorn as it pops.

Umbra Trigem Jewelry Stand
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Price: $20 | Buy it on Amazon
This sleek Umbra jewelry holder is as affordable as it is elegant. Use it to hang long and short necklaces, bracelets and earrings from the sturdy bars; rings can sit safely on a high-gloss white tray at the base, which has padding to prevent scratching up her dresser. It comes in both nickel and brass.

Captain Phasma Voice-Changing Mask
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Price: $20 | Buy it from shopDisney
When you put on the Captain Phasma mask you can create your own missions -- but you'll do it in the unmistakable voice of the legendary commander. Not only does the helmet belt out the captain's phrases, but any warrior who wears it can also make plenty of authentic sound effects.

Basu eAlarm
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Price: $10 | Buy it at Target
Give her the gift of safety with the BASU eAlarm, a tiny but extremely loud personal alarm that she can put on her keyring, hang from a zipper, or slip in her pocket. The 120-decibel alarm us on par with an ambulance siren, and the included batteries last up to five years.

Price: $19 | Buy it on Amazon
Even pen-and-paper holdouts can go high-tech with the Elfinbook Smart Notebook, which has pages that can be erased with a moist cloth or heat and written on over and over again. Easily send your notes or sketches to a number of productivity apps including Dropbox, Slack, and Evernote to share them or keep them for posterity.

Price: $13 | Buy it from Fat Brain Toys
Have some grown-ups who are bored with all those mandala-filled adult coloring books? Tell them to get out the best markers and take on a bigger challenge with Pirasta's painstakingly detailed 29-by-32-inch posters. Choose from three designs, including landmark-studded maps of the United States, the world, and New York City.

TV Remote Control Organizer Holder
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Price: $15  | Buy it on Amazon
Everything a binge-watcher needs for a successful night on the sofa can be stashed in a handy organizer that sits right over the arm of most couches. It holds the remote, a cellphone, reading glasses, and much more in six pockets. There's even a snack tray for food and drinks.

Sur la Table 8 inch blue steel french crepe pan
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Price:  $20 | Buy it from Sur La Table
The perfect pan for making perfect crepes on a snowy winter morning. Contoured edges and a non-stick surface are also great for sauteing veggies or flipping omelets.

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Create works of art with nothing more than a brush (included) and water. Then, practice detachment as the brush strokes slowly fade, leaving a blank canvas to start again.

Babycakes Mini Donut Maker
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Price:$17 | Buy it from Amazon
DIY Donut delights in under 5 minutes. Non-stick coating makes cleanup a piece of cake.

Price:  $20 | Buy it from Uncommon Goods
Reviewers of this set of 4 stemless aerating wine glasses  overwhelmingly praise the cut-crystal look and the way they help wines "breathe." Wine drinkers like the feel of these glasses in the hand -- neither too fat nor too delicate -- and appreciate that they're dishwasher-safe. Wrap up and present to a loved one, or stock up for holiday celebrations. There are never too many wine glasses.

Price: Starting at $16 | Buy it on Amazon
Airline passengers who try to cram the entire contents of their closets into a suitcase risk steep fees for overweight baggage -- $75 and up on the major U.S. carriers. A luggage scale can alert these stuff-it-all-in packers that they're over the limit before it's too late. The Tarriss Jetsetter digital scale holds up to 110 pounds and comes with a lifetime warranty.

Price: $20 | Buy it on Buff
Buff headwear will look familiar to anyone who's watched "Survivor." This deceptively simple sleeve of moisture-wicking fabric transforms into at least a dozen different accessories. For legions of devoted fans, it's a must-have item worth collecting in multiple prints.

Prank gift card boxes from
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Give give gift of laughter by wrapping the real gift card inside a prank box that advertises a not-so-relaxing massage offered by self-professed foot lover Barry del Greco.

Lee Hanton Sherpa Lined Fleece Hoodie (Grey)
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Price:  $23 | Buy it from Tanga
The same style and comfort as the Ugg hoodie, at 1/3 the price!

You Only Live Once bucket list book by Lonely Planet
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Price: $14 | Buy it from
Lonely Planet's compendium of daily adventures will inspire anyone to seize the day and live life to the fullest.

100 wood blocks from Melissa & Doug
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Price:$13 | Buy it from
The original low-tech toy of choice for letting a child's imagination run wild. This 100 block set with brightly colored blocks provides hours of stimulation for young builders with zero screen-time!

Herrington Play Almost Anywhere Practice Golf Set
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Price: $25 | Buy it from Herrington
Bring the range to the backyard with golf balls that mimic the physics of the real thing, and a target that lets them work on their short game whenever they want.

Mainstays neon heart wall light
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Price: $16 | Buy it from
Add some color with a romantic twist to your home with this easy-to-install neon light fixture.

Power Up 2.0 Electric Airplane Conversion Kit
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Price:$17 | Buy it from
Junior aviators will love this little gizmo that extends the flight time for paper airplanes to keep them aloft for as long as 2 minutes on a single charge.

Zippo 12-Hour Hand Warmer
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Price:$13 | Buy it at Amazon
If gloves aren't warm enough, a Zippo hand warmer will really heat things up. Fill it with lighter fluid, slip it into a pocket, and get up to 12 hours of toasty heat.

Game of Thrones Rose Gold Makeup Brush Set
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Price: $24 | Buy it from Apollo Box
Handmade for that special someone who just can't get enough of G.O.T., these brushes come in a choice of Rose Gold, Silver or Bronze, each adorned with a crest from one of the venerable 'houses' from the series.

Nina Ottosson Dog Worker Treat Dispensing Brain and Exercise Game for Dogs
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Price:$25 | Buy it on Amazon
Keep the family canine engaged with a puzzle that rewards them for their effort with treats. All they have to do is move the levers and unlock the hidden compartments.

Beauty Blender makeup sponge
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Price:  $20 | Buy it on
Promising easier blending with no streaks, this super sponge works with both powder and cream foundations for flawless application and blending with brilliant results. Hundreds of testimonials suggest this may be the only makeup sponge the lucky recipient will ever want to use again.

Rockin' cat laser cat toy
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Price:$7 | Buy it from
A weighted base creates a rocking motion that bounces a laser beam around the room, and engaging and infuriating active cats and kittens for hours. Powered by 2 AA batteries, a motion activated sensors conserves battery life.

Petsafe Drinkwell pet water fountain drinking bowl
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Price: $15 | Buy it on Amazon
Cats and dogs alike will love thoughtful owners who give the gift of fresh water with this fountain with a 40 oz. capacity.

Agloves Grip Touchscreen Gloves
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Price: $12 | Buy them on Amazon 
With touchscreen gloves, people who live in colder climates can operate a smartphone without exposing their hands to the elements. These have 10-finger functionality as well as grippy dots on the palms for easy device handling.

Bottle loft fridge storage strips for opening and holding beer
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Price:  $17 | Buy it on Amazon
Beer enthusiasts will love these super strong magnetic strips. Designed to suspend beverage bottles from the ceiling of your fridge, these clever storage strips help conserve precious fridge space by holding up a six pack of brews. They can hold over 3 times the weight of an average 12-ounce bottle and they leave plenty of room for snacks.

Super Magnetic Putty
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Price: $14 | Buy it at UncommonGoods
Want to give a type-A adult a more creative spot for thumbtacks or paperclips? The iron-based particles in this non-toxic putty can be charged up with magnetic powers to attract all sorts of small objects. Left to its own devices, the putty can even swallow an entire magnet.

GP NextX Magnetic Drawing Board
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Price: $20 | Buy it on Amazon
Invented in 1974, the ever-popular Magna Doodle consists of a display panel where children can make temporary illustrations of tiny magnetic powder using a magnet-tipped stylus, similar to but easier to use than an Etch a Sketch. Newer versions include multicolored magnetic powders as well as stamps.

Marie Sharp's Belizean Habanero Hot Sauce Collection
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Price:$20.48 | Buy it from Amazon
Habanero heat combined with a touch of sweet from carrots makes this Belizean hot sauce assortment both distinctive and delicious. 

Wallet Ninja 18-in-1 Pocket Tool
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Price:$1 | Buy it from Newegg
With six wrenches, two screwdrivers, a fruit peeler and 9 other essential functions, this credit card sized multi-tool easily earns a spot in his wallet.

L.L.Bean Cotton Ragg Camp Socks
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Price: $20 | Buy it at L.L.Bean
Among L.L.Bean's large range of American-made apparel and goods are these soft yarn socks, perfect for keeping feet warm during chilly winter weather. The quick-drying blend of cotton, nylon and spandex wicks away sweat, too.

S.W. Basics Cream Scrub
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Price: $17 | Buy it at S.W. Basics
Made in the U.S. like all S.W. Basics products, this face and body moisturizer is made of just four ingredients: sugar, fair-trade shea butter, coconut oil, and olive oil. Suitable for both the face and body, it's also cruelty-free and certified organic.

Wilson NFL Super Grip Football
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Price: $14.97 | Buy it on Amazon
The official NFL game ball is still made in America.  Wilson manufactures its footballs at a factory in Ada, Ohio -- the oldest leather game ball factory in the world. The NFL Super Grip is official regulation size, but if you're buying for a younger child, there's an easier-to-manage junior size, too.

Zippo Pocket Lighter
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Price: $16 | Buy it at eLighters
This handy Zippo lighter is abundantly clear about where it was made. The embossed chrome finish is scratch- and fingerprint-resistant, and the lighter is backed by a lifetime guarantee. It can be engraved, too.

Badger Sleep Balm
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Price: $9.17 | Buy it on Amazon
An ideal stocking stuffer for insomniacs, Badger Sleep Balm is a blend of essential oils including bergamot, balsam, and lavender that help speed you off to dreamland naturally. It's made in New Hampshire, certified organic and cruelty-free, too.

Jelly Belly 40-Flavor Christmas Gift Box
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Price: $16 | Buy it at Jelly Belly
Satisfy someone's holiday sweet tooth with this 40-flavor Jelly Belly gift box, featuring flavors as diverse as buttered popcorn, Dr. Pepper, and toasted marshmallow. California-made Jelly Belly jelly beans are gluten-free, peanut-free, dairy-free, fat-free, and Kosher, too.

Wikki Stix Mega Pack
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Price: $10.70 | Buy it at Amazon
Bendable and stickable without any special tools, Wikki Stix are a molding toy made from knitting yarn and non-toxic wax that can be shaped into just about anything. They're made from U.S.-sourced materials in Phoenix, and this set includes 96 primary and neon pieces for mess-free fun.

Padauk wood iPhone case for iPhone 7
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Price:$24 | Buy it from Carved
Designed and hand-made in Indiana, Carved Traveler cases are distinctive and practical. Rubber bumpers protect from bumps, scrapes and drops and cases come in a range of styles and sizes to fit a wide range of iPhones as well as popular Android models. 

Darn Tough Merino Micro-Crew Socks
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Price: $15 | Buy them from Campmor

All Darn Tough socks are made in the United States and guaranteed for life -- a cut above the usual cotton-poly blends.

Fish Kicker Cat Toy
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Price: $15 | Buy it from Amazinglycat
Shockingly realistic, these fish toys will fool most cats (and some humans). Cat's love to claw and kick them, and the hidden catnip pouch adds some added incentive for your feline friend. Just be careful trying to take it away - they may not want to give it up so easily.

Infrared Laster Thermometer Gun with Meat Probe
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Price: $18 | Buy it on Amazon 

Just point and shoot for instant temperature readings. Check the grill to see if it's ready for steaks; check the pool to see if it's as warm as the kids say; or check the engine block to see if it's safe to pull that radiator cap. A digital meat thermometer completes the package for a backyard barbecue. participates in affiliate marketing programs, which means we may earn a commission if you choose to purchase a product through a link on our site. This helps support our work and does not influence editorial content.