30 Cute and Thoughtful Gifts Under $25
Whether you're shopping for someone you don't know very well or someone you think already has everything, we've rounded up the ultimate list of perfectly priced presents to make gift giving easy.
Surprising someone with a gift is one of the best ways to show them you care. (Gift giving is even one of the five love languages.) Whether you're thanking someone for taking care of your plant babies or celebrating a holiday, we've rounded up the best gift ideas that are less than $25 and work for any occasion.
Make their bed a little more luxurious with a 100-percent mulberry silk pillowcase, which can improve skin and hair. With 19 momme count, Alaska Bear's silk pillowcase is one of the best affordable options we've tested, and we love that it comes with a zipper closure so it won't slip off.
For the beer lover in your life, ensure their favorite brews stay cold by gifting a stainless-steel can cooler from BruMate. The Hopsulator TRíO fits 16-ounce craft cans, comes with a freezable adapter for 12-ounce cans, and, with one quick switch, turns into a 16-ounce pint glass. Pair it with a six-pack from their favorite brewery, and you'll be their favorite person.
For the person obsessed with chess after watching The Queen's Gambit, this two-in-one game set will make their day. A fresh take on two classic games, this colorful set features a vibrant game board and reversible wooden pieces housed in a perfectly giftable rainbow tin.
All the bad girls in your life will delight over this book by Ann Shen that features 100 women who made history. Beautifully illustrated and ultra-practical, the gift recipient would be proud to display this book on their coffee table.
If you're having trouble picking out the perfect puzzle for your recipient who loves puzzles, this roll away mat is the perfect accessory to gift. With slip-free felt as the foundation, the surface prevents pieces from escaping, and if they need to change rooms or tidy up quickly, they can use the cardboard cylinder to roll up and pack the puzzle away without ever disturbing their 1,000-piece or less work-in-progress.
Whether they're an aspiring writer or just someone who likes to journal, give them a place to jot down all of their ideas with a quality hardcover Moleskin notebook. Available in dotted, lined, plain or squared pages, choose their favorite color notebook and pair it with a few nice pens to complete the gift.
You can truly never go wrong with a candle, especially a top-rated favorite like this Capri Blue Volcano scent that has notes of tropical fruits, sugared oranges, lemons and limes. Plus, it comes in a chic vessel that they can reuse as a decorative votive or storage container after burning through the candle.
For the person who sees wearing reusable masks as another chance to accessorize and coordinate with their outfit, gift them a chic tortoise chain that clips onto mask straps as a lanyard. They'll never have to worry about losing or dropping their mask.