25 Gift Ideas
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25 Go-To Gift Ideas Under $25 for Everyone on Your List

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25 Gift Ideas
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Your holiday list is full of characters, but your bank account may not be as full of dollars. No problem — no matter who you're shopping for, we've rounded up some of the best inexpensive gift ideas out there. Need some more ideas? Check out our more extensive list of gifts under $25 to find the perfect present for less. If you have a real curmudgeon on your list, we also have 33 Fun Gag Gifts for the Scrooge in Your Life.

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Tile Mate Tracker
Amazon

Tile Sport Tracker

Buy on  $13.99  $18.99

Price: $19 from Amazon
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For: The forgetful friend
If they’re always tearing up their house in search of their keys, purse, or other important items, Tile Sport is perfect. These waterproof Bluetooth trackers have a range of up to 200 feet. Use the Tile app to ring any lost item with a tracker. Lost their phone? Pressing a button on any Tile forces it to ring, even when it's on silent.

WowWee Baby Shark Song Puppet
Amazon

WowWee Baby Shark Song Puppet

Buy on  $14.88  $19.99

Price: $15 from Amazon
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For: The pop-culture-savvy tot
Be the hero in your favorite toddler's life by gifting this plush puppet that plays the "Baby Shark" song (doo doo doo doo doo doo). The tempo slows or speeds up depending on how fast you move the mouth.

JLab JBuds Pro
Best Buy

JLab JBuds Pro

Buy on Best Buy U.S  $19.99

Price: $20 from Best Buy
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For: The hard-to-please teen
Don’t have a big budget for headphones? That doesn’t mean you have to doom your giftee to a wired pair. Bluetooth-enabled JBuds get surprisingly great reviews for the price. Get up to six hours of playback on a single charge. They’re also sweat- and water-resistant.

Hiware Stainless Steel Straws
Amazon

Hiware Stainless Steel Straws

Buy on  $5.99  $10

Price: $6 from Amazon
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For: The eco-conscious friend
Help them cut down on their plastic use with this set of reusable straight and angled stainless steel straws. It includes two lengths sized perfectly for 20- and 30-ounce tumblers. Two nylon-bristled cleaning brushes are included.

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Contigo Autoseal West Loop Travel Mug
Amazon

Contigo Autoseal West Loop Travel Mug

Buy on  $10.24

Price: $13 from Amazon
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For: The busy commuter
This leak- and spill-proof travel mug is a caffeinated commuter's dream. The vacuum-insulated stainless steel keeps drinks hot or cold for hours, and one-handed sipping is as easy as pushing a button.

Table Topics Conversation Starters
Amazon

Table Topics Conversation Starters

Buy on  $24.99  $25

Price: $25 from Amazon
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For: The entertainer
Help break the ice at their next party with Table Topics, the ultimate conversation starter. There are a slew of sets to choose from, including questions for dinner parties, family meals, date nights, girl's night out, and more.

Tarvol Multitool
Amazon

Tarvol Multitool

Buy on  $9.99  $19.99

Price: $10 from Amazon
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For: Mr. or Ms. Fix-It
This stainless-steel multitool is the ultimate in convenience for any self-professed handyman or woman. It has 14 tools, including pliers, wire cutters, a knife, a bottle and can opener, a file, and a screwdriver.

Crayola Magic Light Brush
Amazon

Crayola Magic Light Brush

Buy on  $19.97  $24.99

Price: $20 from Amazon
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For: The pint-size Picasso
Let kids express themselves without fearing the messy aftermath. This mess-free brush lights up to indicate paint color, and colors only appear on special Color Wonder paper.

Philosophy Amazing Grace Shampoo, Bath and Shower Gel
Walmart

Philosophy Amazing Grace Shampoo, Bath and Shower Gel

Buy on Walmart  $33.96

Price: $20 from Walmart
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For: The bathing beauty
Philosophy has long been a cult favorite, and Amazing Grace, one of its most beloved scents, has a clean, fresh floral scent that isn’t overpowering. Bonus: It’s a multitasker that can be shampoo, bubble bath or shower gel.

Cuisinart 12-Piece Color Knife Set
Amazon

Cuisinart 12-Piece Color Knife Set

Buy on  $29.99  $65

Price: $31 from Amazon
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For: The colorful cook
Whether the chef in your life is a novice or a pro, these vibrant knives will liven up their kitchen. Backed by a lifetime warranty, they have a nonstick coating and come with protective slides.

Soundbot Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
Amazon

Soundbot Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

Buy on  $14.99

Price: $15 from Amazon
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For: The social butterfly
A great gift for friends who like to take the party anywhere, this waterproof speaker has universal compatibility, a built-in mic, and high-definition Bluetooth wireless connectivity.

Pictionary Air
Target

Pictionary Air

Price: $15 from Target
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For: The game lover
A classic game gets a modern twist with Pictionary Air. Draw “pictures” in the air with the special pen, and they’ll appear on your smart device or connected TV. You can even save your greatest hits by recording performances in the Pictionary Air app.

Corkcicle Insulated Stemless Wine Glass
Amazon

Corkcicle Insulated Stemless Wine Glass

Buy on  $24.95  $20

Price: $25 from Amazon
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For: The oenophile
The Corkcicle isn't your typical wine glass. It's stemless, and since it's made of triple-insulated stainless steel, it will keep vino — even that perfectly chilled white — at exactly the right temperature for hours. With a spill-resistant lid and a non-slip silicone bottom, a drink can be enjoyed anywhere.

Pop Fashion Travel Infinity Scarf
Amazon

Pop Fashion Travel Infinity Scarf

Price: $13 from Amazon
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For: The frequent flyer
The globe-trotter in your life will appreciate this chic, practical accessory that has a hidden zipper pocket for items such as cash, credit cards, passports, keys and smartphones.

imSTONE Rock Book Notepad
Amazon

imSTONE Rock Book Notepad

Buy on  $15.99

Price: $16 from Amazon
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For: The writer who needs new experiences
The pages in this pad are made from stone powder instead of paper pulp, making them tear-resistant as well as waterproof, which keeps notes safe from rain, coffee, and other spills. Use an erasable pen and you can wash your notes away with water and use the pages again and again.

Bed Buddy
Bed Bath & Beyond

Bed Buddy

Price: $15 from Bed Bath & Beyond
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For: The person with aches and pains
Soothe sore muscles with the Bed Buddy, which provides hot or cold therapy wherever it’s needed. It’s filled with grains, herbs, and flowers, so it’s safe and easy to curl up with in bed.

Anker Power Core 5000
Amazon

Anker Power Core 5000

Buy on  $14.99  $18.99

Price: $19 from Amazon
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For: The smartphone addict
If they’re not going to text you back, at least make sure they can’t use a dead phone as an excuse. A great stocking stuffer, this compact little external battery has enough juice to charge most phones twice.

Kinsa QuickCare Smart Digital Thermometer
Amazon
Drillbrush Power Scrubber Kit
Amazon

Drillbrush Power Scrubber Kit

Buy on  $10.16  $18.95

Price: $15 from Amazon
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For: The compulsive cleaner
The neat freak in your life hasn't lived until they've powered through a shower full of dirty grout with this power scrubber that attaches to a cordless drill. It comes with three nylon brushes that won't scratch tile.

Enno Vatti 100 Movies Scratch-Off Poster
Amazon
Lifestraw
Amazon
Ceramic Greek Coffee Cup
Amazon
Basu Personal Safety Alarm
Walmart

Basu Personal Safety Alarm

Buy on Walmart  $16.99

Price: $12 from Walmart
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For: The after-dark runner
Give the gift of safety with the BASU eAlarm, a tiny but loud personal alarm that can go inside a pocket or hang from a zipper or key ring. The 120-decibel alarm is on par with an ambulance siren, and the included batteries last up to five years.

LumiLux Motion Sensor Toilet Light
Amazon

LumiLux Motion Sensor Toilet Light

Buy on  $12.70  $17.95

Price: $15 from Amazon
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For: The person who has everything
Give them a chuckle, then let it slowly dawn on them how useful this color-changing toilet nightlight actually is. They can choose a fixed color or cycle through 16 shades; there’s also a five-setting dimmer that will make those middle-of-the-night bathroom runs less disruptive.

Couch Coaster
Bed Bath & Beyond

Couch Coaster

Price: $20 from Bed Bath & Beyond
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For: The couch potato
There’s nothing more annoying than settling onto the couch with a drink, then realizing there’s no convenient place to put it. The weighted Couch Coaster solves that problem by easily draping over sofa arms to give your drink the perfect resting spot.