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    63 Gifts Under $20 You Still Have Time To Get

    "Waited Until The Last Minute" will be the title of my memoir.

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    1. A calligraphy guide book for anyone looking to improve their penmanship *or* eventually create their own Etsy shop. These easy-to-follow instructions will turn their doodles and scribbles into a work of legible art.

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    Promising review: "I LOVE this book!! I’ve wanted to improve my penmanship and learn modern calligraphy and lettering for a looooong time. I thought I’d give this book a try and I’m so confident in my lettering now. I’m excited to create my own projects and show off my new skills." —KHenderson

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    2. An attachable aerator to make their less-than-$10 wine taste like it was sourced from Napa and aged for 10 centuries. "I'm getting some dry notes of expensive," they'll say after taking that first sip.

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    This attachable aerator deposits oxygen into your wine, which improves taste and allows aromas to EXPAND.

    Promising review: "These wine aerators are FABULOUS! I do wine demos for different wineries and I don't always have time to let a bottle of wine breathe properly before a demo starts. These greatly enhance the flavor and it makes all the difference in the world. My sales numbers increased greatly. And you can't beat the price!" —Ash Bash.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    3. A bullet journal for anyone who has been, well, wanting to take part in the whole bullet journaling craze. This system allows you to detail your past, present, and future: you'll get to keep a record of things that have happened, help tackle daily activities with a sense of calm, and jot down all the goals you'd like to one day accomplish.

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    Promising review: "Love this concept and how it works! This has been life-changing for me. This method helps me get organized in a way that I feel more calm, knowing that everything is accounted for and keeps me accountable. My brain gets to actually relax and enjoy instead of constant worry or doubt. Thank you." —Ragazza

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    4. A satin pillowcase that adds a whole new meaning to the phrase "beauty sleep". Sleeping on this gorgeous thing will reduce bedhead, extend their blowout, and prevent hair breakage — all while you're catching up on some much-needed shut-eye. If you're looking to gift something luxe without dishing out a luxe amount of money, then here 👏 you 👏 go 👏.

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    Promising review: "LOVE THESE! They are a beautiful shade of gray, well-made, and a perfect price! I ordered these to help protect against hair-breakage and I've already noticed a huge difference!" —shawnellnewberry

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $9.99 (available in 16 colors and three sizes).

    5. A bottle of Mike's Hot Honey they'll never want to leave home without! This all-natural honey, chili pepper, and vinegar mixture add the perfect touch of spicy and sweet to any meal. Thought pizza was already perfect? Add some of this on a slice and prepare for your taste buds to explode.

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    This paleo-friendly, gluten-free condiment is truly the cherry on top of any meal.

    Promising review: "I'm in love with this! My entire family (with the exception of my husband, who doesn't like spice) reaches for this bottle of Mike's many times a week. We've tried it on biscuits, cornbread, fried chicken, bacon (AMAZING), and more. Mike's offers just the right kick of heat to balance the delicious sweetness of the honey. I plan on keeping this in my pantry." —MichiganTraveler

    Get it from Amazon for $8.06.

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    6. A ceramic mug for the friend who believes that mermaids are REAL, and being available in mug form is proof enough for them.

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    Promising review: "This mermaid mug is even prettier in person! It came VERY well packaged. After using it for a week or so, I absolutely love this new addition in my beach-themed home. The texture is fun, the handle feels sturdy, it's a bigger cup without the weight, true to color, and just downright cute. I'm picky when it comes to pink (initially I was looking for my fave purple) but IMO, this was worth it." —Nina Nicolosi

    Get it from Amazon for $14.85 (available in two colors).

    7. A cruelty-free EcoTools set packed with five brushes they'll use on the daily: an angled foundation brush, a concealer brush, an eyeshadow brush, an angled liner brush, and a blush brush. All for less than $10? HALLE- and I cannot stress this enough-LUJAH.

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    Promising review: "These brushes are great quality for the price. I use them almost every day and they have stayed in very good shape. It is very easy to apply makeup and it even comes with a little instruction booklet to tell you how to use them." —Jennifer M.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98.

    8. A starter kit that turns growing their own avocados into a foolproof pursuit: All they'll have to do is grab a clean pit, set it into the AvoSeedo bowl, place said bowl in water, and that's it! They're done. Their very own indoor produce will begin to grow in about three to six weeks and not even a finger will have been lifted in the process.

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    Promising review: "If you want to grow avocados easily, this is priceless. Literally set the avocado pit in this vesicle, set it in a bowl of water and forget it. The root emerged in a few weeks and within months, the avocado plant is humongous. Right now the problem is what to do with a huge avocado plant indoors in the winter. its been less than a year and my avocado plant is bushy and tall." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.95.

    9. A wristwatch guaranteed to become their new staple accessory and something they'll never leave the house without. They'll slap this on every morning before sprinting to work, knowing full-well that they look put-together on account of this chic time piece.

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    Promising review: "I purchased this watch roughly two months ago. Last week, I went to the gym and left it in my gym bag. When I got home, I threw my clothes in the washer not even thinking about my watch being in there. When my husband went to put the clothes into the dryer, he found it — and this watch had ABSOLUTELY NO water damage. I couldn’t believe it." —Lesa D.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 10 colors).

    10. Mental Perk: A Friends Quiz Book by Rich Jepson packed with (you guessed it!) trivia surrounding their favorite TV show. While the questions become harder as the quizzes progress, you know damn well that your friend has watched the show a whopping 97 times and therefore will probably breeze right through it. But that's okay! It'll still be an A+ gift.

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    Promising review: "This is not for the occasional viewer, which is exactly what I was looking for! I have seen every episode more than I’d like to admit and these questions really made me think! I will be using this to create trivia for a Friends-themed party." —yamaha742

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    11. A leak-proof champagne stopper that will keep their favorite beverage as fizzy as the day it was popped. This built-in pressure pump preserves bubbles and therefore preserves the champagne, meaning it won't go to waste if they don't finish the entire bottle on the day it's opened. Now without further ado, can I get a mimosa please?

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    This stopper is even equipped with a date tracker so you always know how long the bottle has been sitting in the fridge!

    Promising review: "I purchased this stopper after seeing one being used at a local wine tasting event. I enjoy sparkling wines, but either have to drink the whole bottle myself before it gets flat (ugh) or throw it out (terribly wasteful). This product was the answer to my problem! It is very easy to use and keeps my sparkling beverage fresh and bubbly! Definitely a must!" —MKC

    Get it from Amazon for $8.97.

    12. A fill-in-the-blank journal so mushy, it's basically a foolproof way to put a gigantic smile on their face. Prepare to jot down your favorite memories, their best qualities, and how you plan on being when you ~grow old~ together.

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    Promising review: "These booklets are the best. I bought one for my sister, mother, and two best friends. Each of them cherish this gift and felt it was one of the best gifts they have ever gotten. I must say it is a lot of fun to fill out too. My favorite thing to do was pour a glass of wine, sit in my recliner, and fill out these books while reminiscing about great memories!" —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.19+.

    13. Sterling silver cubic zirconia studs that look like a trillion bucks, but thankfully cost very little and can actually be purchased using even my humble savings account.

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    Promising review: "Really beautiful earrings! They look expensive and not gaudy by any means. I have been considering spending $500 on a pair of different studs, but now I’m not sure they're worth the money. You can get the same look with these earrings for so much less!" —Lauren Carter

    Get them from Amazon for $10 (available in three sizes and finishes).

    14. An R2-D2 version of Bop It with the classic three prompts: Bop it, twist it, and pull it. This easy-to-play game has such a unique design that anyone would assume it's come from a galaxy far, far away.

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    Promising review: "My son and his cousin spent literally hours playing with this together and separately. I became very thankful that it has two volume levels, as the lower sound level is what saved me from 'losing' the batteries." —SusanandJames

    Get it from Amazon for $14.

    15. A 52-week guide to encourage a more positive and appreciative attitude (AKA = I need this). This self-exploration journal is packed with inspirational quotes and prompts that will have them jotting down what they're grateful for on a daily basis, making this the perfect dose of self-reflection to go along with their morning coffee.

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    Promising review: "Just started using this journal after being in a bit of a funk at the start of this year. I researched many different journals but this was the only one that i felt was simple, that didn't make too many 'demands' on my time, that was straightforward, in short, exactly what I was looking for. It's a simple concept and I've only being doing it for a week but I find myself looking for things to be thankful for, find myself adding lines below the three provided and writing in the margins...all because I want to." —silkeymilkey

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    16. A mini skillet that looks like part of a larger, more expensive cookware set featured on many a bridal shower registry. This is large enough to make their favorite meal but small enough to easily store away, is perfect for cooking for a party of one, and won't take up their entire sink when they don't feel like washing it right away.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE this tiny skillet. I am a graduate student, and pretty much live and cook by/for myself. This is the perfect size for baking, and it's also a great cast-iron skillet to learn the feel of cast-iron." —MCP

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99 (available in eight sizes).

    17. A passport case complete with card, boarding pass, and pen slots for the friend who loves to travel and has an Instagram account that is the envy of your friend group. TAKE ME TO PARIS WITH YOU PLEASE!!!!

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    Promising review: "I love this passport holder! It has room for my passport, driver’s license, three credit cards, several hundred dollars in cash (hidden from view in the side pocket adjacent to the passport pocket), and my boarding pass, with a separate pocket/space for each item. I love it. I didn’t even need to bring my wallet with me!" —Victoria Elias

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99 (available in 19 colors).

    18. Crew socks that are like a warm hug for your feet, because who says toes don't deserve a good snuggle? Plus, these will do a good job at keeping their hooves feeling warm without making 'em sweaty...which is no small feat.

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    Promising review: "Comfy, soft, and cute! What more can a person ask for in socks? They have held their shape well and the colors still look great. I love that these are also cozy and warm, but not sweaty and never itchy. Love them!" —J.M.H.

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $14.99 (available in 17 color schemes).

    19. A Ron Swanson Funko Pop to commemorate the best character on the best TV show of all time: Parks and Recreation is significantly better than The Office and I said what I said.

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    Promising review: "What can I say it's freaking Ron Swanson! Lol I put him on my desk in the office so that if I'm ever super stressed I can look down at him and remember to not care so much." —Daveydoh

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    20. A 2020 History Channel boxed calendar for the person who has *only* true crime shows queued on their Netflix account. Each new day will reveal a brief summary of unsolved mysteries, weird occurrences, and inexplicable events.

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    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    21. An Anker wireless charger that one assumes could cost upwards of several trillion dollars, but is surprisingly less than $10. This gives battery power/life to your device (think everything from AirPods to Galaxy phones) and even works through tough external cases!

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    Promising review: "I leave this on my dresser and drop my AirPods on it or occasionally my phone. It’s compact, lightweight, gets the job done, and even charges my devices through their cases." —Mitch

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    22. A BPA-free reusable coffee mug that is way more cost-effective than the paper to-go cups they're currently stocking up on and then promptly throwing away after maybe an hour of use. This handy caffeine holder is designed with an anti-slip sleeve, quality borosilicate glass, and a splash-proof lid.

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    Promising review: "It doesn't leak, the lid *just fits*, it's glass so there's no weird metallic taste, it's super stylish, and everyone is jelly of my morning coffee. If you're not a coffee drinker, this works for any other liquid beverage like tea, water, milk if you want it! And unlike other travel beverage vessels, dairy products are a-ok! I am buying another one of these for my husband because he's nice and deserves nice things." —Elizabeth

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in six colors).

    23. An official BuzzFeed Goodful cookbook packed with over 125 simple, mouthwatering recipes broken down into easy steps that turn cooking into a breeze. It even includes helpful charts to help you determine which ingredients are in season, tips on food storage, and more!

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    Get it from Amazon for $19.32.

    24. Hedbanz Adulting, a game in which they have guess what they are by asking a series of yes or no questions (in only 90 seconds!) to narrow down the options. Said options range from Batman to Eiffel Tower, resulting in guaranteed laughs and loads of fun for three to six players.

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    Promising review: "Such a tremendously fun game. It is great for people who know each other well and even better to 'break the ice' for people who are new friends. Be prepared for LOTS of laughs. The rules are simple and there are a lot of millennial-focused cards." —The Rothwells

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97.

    25. A mermaid tail blanket to transform any abode into a paradise under the sea. Listen to me, the human world is a mess. Let us all pretend to be Ariel, am I right?

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    Promising review: "This blanket is absolutely adorable! It's a generous size and very soft. I ordered one for a gift, and just ordered another two for my daughter and her friend!" —Shopalot

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in eight colors and two sizes).

    26. A vegan Herbivore Botanicals handcrafted soap that enlists the help of pink clay to target dry skin and dullness, cleaning up makeup and oil without drying out your skin. Good quality aside, it's also very pretty AKA the perfect gift to receive and display in their bathroom.

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    Promising review: "I purchased this soap several months ago and noticed that my skin looked clearer and smoother. I didn't give Herbivore Botanicals credit for this amazing transformation of my skin that's been challenged by stress and hormones. Fast forward to July when I noticed my face was breaking out and my skin didn't look as radiant. What happened? I got lazy and substituted other facial cleansers or wipes until DUH, it was the HB Pink Clay soap that needed the credit for my formerly transformed skin. I'm back and here to stay!" —Tmoo

    Get it from Amazon for $12.

    27. A stemless wine glass because your significant other wanted a Frenchie, but that's just not feasible this year. I hope this will perhaps hold your S/O over until you can have the real, barking thing.

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    This glass is dishwasher-safe (just put it on the top rack!) and is shatter-resistant, which is truly heaven-sent for us clumsy folks.

    Promising review: "My best friend loves her Frenchie (named Hula), so i bought two of these to give her on her birthday. The glasses are strong and the perfect weight and height, and she is going to lose her cookies over them!" —Jenny W.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95.

    28. An essential oil diffuser with an auto shut-off feature and seven LED lights. All they'll have to do is add in a few drops of lavender for some ultra-calming aromatherapy before hitting the hay.

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    Promising review: "I recently got a massage and the therapist had me smell eucalyptus oil, which seems to clear your airways and gives a sense of relaxation. So I bought some oil to add to this powerful little diffuser! I was concerned about leaving it on all night, but when the water runs out, it automatically shuts off. I'm very pleased with this product and the alternate light changes alone is soothing!" —Tave

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    29. A Thomas Kinkade 2020 wall calendar packed with absolutely beautiful illustrations that will infuse their daily life with the magic of Disney.

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    Promising review: "These are my absolute favorite calendars. When I look at it, it brings me back to my childhood. The pictures are so beautiful and magical. I buy one every year." —Lwag

    Get it from Amazon for $10.75.

    30. Aimee Song: World of Style, a book packed with so much travel and style inspo, they may need to sit down and take a deep breath after every page. This gorgeous book contains blogger Aimee Song's favorite looks worn around the 🌍, making it the perfect present for the fashion and travel lover in your life.

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    Get it from Amazon for $3.30+.

    31. Reusable metal drinking straws for anyone looking to make eco-friendly choices that cut down on plastic waste *and* prevent their teeth from getting those dreadful coffee stains. These are perfect for both hot or iced caffeine, plus are just really darn pretty.

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    This set comes with four straight straws, four bent straws, two cleaning brushes, and a storage pouch.

    Promising review: "These things are great! Perfect tube size, so you don't drink too fast or struggle to drink more. And I buy an iced coffee EVERY DAY, so this is great for eliminating (straw) waste." —Fernando Rivera

    Get a set of eight from Amazon for $8.49 (available in four colors).

    32. A headphone stand ideal for the office! Let 'em keep their (very important) headphones in sight at all times — instead of overhearing coworker conversations, they'll remember to slip on their Beats instead.

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    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in two colors).

    33. A gluten- and cruelty-free Essence mascara with a clump-free, smudge-proof formula here to up your lash game like whoa. Just a few swipes of this will have everyone asking them the most coveted compliment-in-the-form-of-a-question: are those your real lashes?

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    Promising review: "I got tired of breaking the bank over mascara. My sister suggested Essence Lash Princess False Lash Effect and I IMMEDIATELY fell in love. It provides dramatic length and great volume. I can honestly say I can’t stop looking at my eyelashes in the mirror every single day because of how awesome they look. Also, it is very long wearing. I go from an 8 hour work day right to the gym and sweat like crazy...and this stuff doesn’t budge! I love it!!" —Carrie E. Miller

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99.

    34. A sushi kit equipped with a rice spoon, rice spreader, reusable chopsticks, and two bamboo rolling mats that will bring an at-home sushi dinner into the realm of possibility. No more takeout! Just buy the ingredients beforehand and a California roll can be their in mere minutes.

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    Promising review: "For the price I was worried it would be low quality, but it isn't! Rolled my first sushi roll last night like a pro! The chopsticks are gorgeous as well. This kit is fabulous." —Clyderiver77

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    35. A 2020 week and monthly planner designed with an inner pocket, pen holder, thick paper, and faux leather cover that makes it look like a product purchased from some high-end boutique. Spoiler alert: It wasn't. But they don't have to know that.

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    Promising review: "What do I dislike? Nothing! If I could rate it a six, I would. I'm ecstatic. It is sturdily made, the paper is quality and #2 pencils glide over it and mark richly. I love the elastic band to keep the thing enclosed in my bag. Pah-lenty of note pages. Love the pen holder. Love the realistic looking faux leather cover. Last but not least, THE PRICE!!!!!" —Chris mapham

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in two sizes and four colors).

    36. A silicone popcorn maker capable of making 15 cups of popcorn in under four minutes. They'll just have to add in some kernels, ~pop~ it in the microwave, and BAM! Their movie marathon feast is now ready to be devoured.

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    This popcorn maker is especially fantastic because it acts as a popcorn bowl itself. PLUS! It's collapsible! Which makes this easy to store if you have approximately zero space in your kitchen.

    Promising review: "Absolutely amazing! I am throwing out my old popcorn maker because there is no need for it anymore. I cannot believe how easy it was to make perfect popcorn and use the same bowl to eat it out of. I've already told all of my friends to buy this!" —Cindy Suy

    Get it from Amazon for $15.75 (available in 10 colors).

    37. A game of Trivial Pursuit inspired by 80s pop culture and the ~upside down~. They'll soon begin hosting especially fun game nights with these 1,500 trivia questions ranging from six different categories; movies, TV, music, famous people, tech, and Stranger Things.

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    Promising review: "This version of Trivial Pursuit has some unique game play that makes for a quick and exciting game. The questions are great and one category is dedicated just to Stranger Things trivia." —M. Ledford

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    38. Playing cards featuring gorgeous HP-inspired illustrations: the Sorting Hat, Hedwig, and Scabbers. **takes deep breath** There's also Fawkes, the Nimbus 2000, a Hungarian horntail dragon, the Knight Bus, and so much more!

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    Promising review: "This is such a great card set! There is a different Potter item on each card, but the cards are clear enough to use while playing conventional card games. I purchased two sets: one to play with, and the other to keep sealed as a collectible set." —Michelle

    Get it from Amazon for $6.75+

    39. Tabasco spicy dark chocolate wedges so delicious, it's highly likely you'll end up keeping them for yourself — but if you do decide to gift it, I'm sure the recipient will be super grateful for the treat.

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    Promising review: "First off, the tin these chocolates came in is really cute and definitely makes it look like a nice gift. The chocolate itself was fantastic. I love dark chocolate, and this was a very good dark variety. The depth paired well with the heat from the peppers and I am fairly wimpy when it comes to spicy foods, but this wasn't too hot for me.It gets hotter as the chocolate melts and leaves your mouth tingling for a bit." —TinaTimaMax

    Get it from Amazon for $6.90.

    40. A locket necklace so they can diffuse essential oils wherever they may go. This locket contains felt pads, so all they'll have to do is add a teeny drop of lavender to help feel more calm, cool, and collected on particularly stressful days.

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    This necklace comes with three felt pads you can take out (or keep in) for however long you want. Pro tip: Use each pad to hold a different essential oil.

    Promising review: "Love this locket! I wrap it around twice so that it turns into a short necklace (and so that I can smell the essential oils even more). The felt holds the aroma for days if you use a good oil, the locket hasn't opened up on me yet, and chain is plenty strong. A great bang for your buck!" —smallfryvet

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in three colors).

    41. A ceramic mug for the S/O who refuses to watch conspiracy docs, psychological thrillers, or The Blue Planet with you. Why? They'd rather watch the shenangians going on at Dunder Mifflin for the trillionth time.

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    Psst, this office-appropriate mug is dishwasher- and microwave-safe. *looks into camera*

    Promising review: "This mug is the perfect gift for any The Office fan! It’s super awesome, comes packaged in an easy-to-wrap box, and is a must-have for those who love collecting office memorabilia." —Lauren Deveau

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    42. An ergonomic mirror cube puzzle to give them a piece of art that looks like it was sourced from an upscale modern art museum. They'll be using this on their long train commute from now until forever, because the puzzle itself is super challenging (but also super rewarding once completed).

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    Promising review: "My son is obsessed with Rubik's, and is able to solve the regular cube very well. This was a great next step challenge to him: the algorithm is not different, but the mirror faces to the sides adds just enough difficulty to the solve, without creating excessive frustration. If your kid learned to solve the regular cube and is looking for another challenge, I'd say this is a great next step." —A. Sun

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    43. A magical cookbook they're bound to love if they're obsessed with the wizarding world, because this'll have them sipping on gin and (pumpkin) juice in no time. They hate pumpkin juice? FINE! This also contains recipes for treacle tarts, rock cakes, kippers, and more.

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    Promising review: "I LOVE THIS. I'm no master chef, but this cookbook might change that: I might even become a master wizard chef! Anyways, the recipes are phenomenal. The book has a bunch of cute references, and my younger siblings go crazy whenever I make something from this book. I most recently made the meat and potato pies, which can be found on page 44." —Tigerlily

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    44. A nügg gift set packed with four masks to address all of their complexion concerns: a hydrating gel mask with camellia seed oil; a detoxifying mask with charcoal, oatmeal, and tea tree oil; an exfoliating mask with jojoba beads and cranberry seed oil; and a revitalizing mask with flaxseed and peppermint.

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    Promising review: "I have been trying out different face masks lately and these are by far my favorite. My skin can get pretty dry and many face masks leave my skin feeling dry afterwards, but these do not do that whatsoever and leave my skin moisturized and soft. Each individual formula honestly lives up to its description. Really happy I found these!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    45. An official BuzzFeed Tasty cookbook packed with mouthwatering recipes and insurmountable amounts of sugar broken down into easy steps that turn baking into a breeze. Put your phone down and stop drooling over all those videos, folks. Time to make the damn thing yourself.

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    Promising review: "I'm a dessert lover, so I knew I HAD to have this book. In all seriousness, I'm biased because I'm a Tasty fan, but that aside, I just love that their cookbooks feature new recipes. I've seen nearly every recipe on their Facebook page (and made a bunch), so I'm really excited to try my hand at some new ones. Also I love that the book features step-by-step photography for those of us who need a video, lol! So far, I've made the bark (with saltines crackers - yum!) but I can't wait to try something more complicated this weekend (I'm looking at you checkerboard cake!)" —Emmy Nicole

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95.

    46. A digital watch that's high quality minus the high price tag. This nifty accessory displays time and date, plus is equipped with a stopwatch and alarm functions that perhaps they won't snooze through (*cough* unlike their iPhone every single morning).

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    Promising review: "My brother saw me wearing this watch and asked if it was thew new Galaxy one. I told him it was actually a really cheap watch and he assumed it was $40! I bought this for work but literally wear this EVERYWHERE. It is super light and simple, yet doesn't look cheap." —mera yang

    Get it from Amazon for $9.88.

    47. A Gumby dog toy guaranteed to become your best friends new best friend, so keep that in mind before hitting submit order. Are you ready for that kind of competition? I am personally not, so my dog will not be getting this thing anytime soon.

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    Promising review: "Gumby has been in my home for about two weeks now. My dog grabbed Gumby out of my hand when I took it out of the box and it has become his new favorite toy. Everywhere that he goes in the house, Gumby is hanging out of his mouth. If he is laying down somewhere, Gumby isn't far away. He treats this toy different than the other ones that I have purchased for him. It's not a chew toy to him and he doesn't throw it around. He just holds it in his mouth. All the time. It's just odd but we are going with it because it seems to make him happy." —Lanie

    Get it from Amazon for $3.99.

    48. The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur, a book of poetry that chronicles love in all forms: from the very worst to the very best. Tell them they should be prepared to highlight their favorite passages and reread them about, oh, a hundred million times while lying in bed all damn day.

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    Promising review: "A beautiful read for hurting souls. Rupi Kaur writes from the heart about all things women go through: love, heartache, healing. It's amazing. I can read them over and over." —Sara

    Get it from Amazon for $10.29.

    49. A SkinFood mask packed with black sugar, strawberry seeds, and strawberry seed oil to exfoliate your skin + turn it into the perfect makeup canvas. Plus, it has an instant brightening effect that'll make it look like you *actually* got your beauty sleep last night.

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    Promising review: "I usually use this in the mornings right after washing my face because it leaves my skin so soft and gives it a really nice glow. My makeup also applies a lot smoother as well, my skin absorbs my moisturizer way better than before, and my acne scars are now gone and it’s only been a little over two weeks since I bought it. This gave my skin the perfect boost." —Allisone

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    Check out one BuzzFeeder's review of this SkinFood strawberry mask.

    50. LED curtain string lights for folks who prefer dim ~mood~ lighting while spending their Friday night bingeing the newest Netflix original. Why go outside when you can stay inside, am I right?

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    These string lights are perfect for both indoor and outdoor use.

    Promising review: "These lights are perfect for what I was looking for. They give off a warm and cozy glow, and really add a nice touch of oomph to the room." —Nechama G.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    51. A BuzzFeed The Good Advice Cupcake talking figurine (and booklet) to spew out motivational messages like "I'm here to let you know that it will all be okay" and "I love you so much I could scream". (READ: This item is not edible, but wouldn't it be so much better if it was?)

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    Promising review: "Bought it for Yankee Swap, but I may keep it for my desk at work. She's both funny and scary, totally worth $10." —Lynnie

    Get it from Amazon for $9.32.

    52. A feather pen that turns the mundane act of journaling into a straight-up luxurious experience. Who's currently dorming at Hogwarts and feasting on bottomless buffets every night? With this pen, that would be you!

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    Promising review: "The feather pen was great. The base was a nice detail, fairly heavy and held the pen down in a little bit of wind. Good quality. Worked perfect for the wedding guest book table for Rustic Renaissance-themed wedding!" —AprilB

    Get it from Amazon for $10.72.

    53. A Dash rapid cooker that will take the ~hard~ work out of their morning egg-based breakfast routine. For a gift that is both useful and seems like it would cost a million bucks, this handy gadget is it.

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    All they'll have to do is fill this cooker with water, add up to six eggs, and BAM! When the eggs are done cookin', this handy gadget will automatically shut off. Plus, time won't take forever — the removable parts of this cooker are dishwasher-safe.

    Promising review: "I bought this egg cooker for the first time a year and a half ago, and it is awesome! I usually hate having a single-purpose appliances in my kitchen, but this is totally worth it. This cooker makes PERFECT eggs every single time I use it." —A. M. Hinshaw

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (originally $19.97, available in five colors).

    54. A coloring and activity book packed with ~boss babes~ like Tina Fey, J.K. Rowling, Serena Williams, Malala Yousafzai, and Beyoncé. Not only will they be soothed by the coloring, but they'll also be inspired by the absolute icons lining these pages.

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    Promising review: "YASSS. Absolutely love this. Cute compact size but thick with pages full of cute, quirky drawings and activities. It includes tons of brilliant lady icons! I sent these to my girlfriends for Galentine's Day and they loooved it." —MegLama

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    55. Insulated clear cups because why wear your heart on your sleeve when you can literally gift it to the love of your life instead? In mug form, of course.

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    These cups can be stuck in the microwave and the dishwasher without any damage being done to 'em. PLUS! They come with two bamboo stirring spoons.

    Promising review: "This product is so adorable! I got it for my mom for Christmas and she loves it. If you fill up the mug all of the way, you won't see the heart but if you fill it with 3/4 of the cup, then it shows up very nicely. It is more noticeable with darker liquids as well." —Erica

    Get it from Amazon for $9.97+.

    56. Miracle-Gro food spikes they'll appreciate if they love plants, but a) weren't blessed with the advantage of a green thumb, and b) laziness is one of their defining features. These slowly release micronutrients into soil for up to two months, thus allowing your indoor plants to thrive.

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    Promising review: "I swear by these plant food spikes!!! The package says they are for indoor plants, but I actually use them for all of my outdoor plants, especially my herbs. I first tried these after planting some basil and other herbs that seemed to be taking an eternity to grow. I went to a local home improvement store and searched the garden center for plant food, but many of them were priced much higher than I was willing to spend until I found these spikes. I figured I'd give them a try since they were so inexpensive and wow! Within just a few days, my plants had grown more than double what they had grown in the previous several weeks. One of my friends (who also enjoys gardening) came over to my house and was in awe of how big and healthy all of my herbs were. When I told her about these spikes, she went straight from my house to purchase some and had the exact same growth results." —GatorDO17

    Get a pack of 48 from Amazon for $6.43.

    57. An activity journal filled with illustrations, blank pages, and prompts that will inspire them to embrace their inner weirdo. Suggestion: Write a note inside this book signifying that they don't need a lot of help in the weird department.

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    Promising review: "This journal is not only great for kids, but for adults who want to embrace their their inner goofball. This is a playful workbook with quirky illustrations and fun exercises that help the reader explore what makes them unique. I especially enjoyed the pages that ask 'what were you taught about individuality growing up' and 'what kinds of weirdness are most important to you in a partner'. I really appreciate the notion that individuality and staying true to oneself should be valued and celebrated. Well done!" —Lori

    Get it from Amazon for $12.30.

    58. A Wilton pan to help them make the only dessert they want this holiday season: cookie and milk shots. This non-stick, dishwasher-safe tool will have 'em saying bottoms up in no time.

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    It even comes with a recipe card to make sure your cookie shots come out just right.

    Promising review: "These are so amazing! I followed the included recipe and they came out perfectly the first time. Fun to put ice cream in and serve for a special dessert." —Dana S.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    59. A cotton linen pillowcase for anyone who has several shows they'd like to *eventually* watch, but are way too preoccupied with re-bingeing The Office for the 90th time to bother actually beginning a new series.

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    Promising review: "Bought this for a friend as a gift when she got her puppy. She loves The Office and named her dog Dwight after it! The pillow case was perfect and exactly as described." —MJH

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    60. A Corkcicle glass set to guarantee that their whiskey stays colder than cold: we're talking ice cold. This glass includes a silicone mold to form a perfectly proportioned ice wedge that will keep their drink chilled but *not* watered down.

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    Promising review: "Purchased this as a gift and it was a huge hit. The packaging was really well designed and looked awesome. The product actually works too! It kept my whiskey drinks cold for the whole night without swapping out the cube. Suprisingly, the glass was actually really nice quality as well. The size, shipping speed, and quality were all as advertised." —Loladex

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    61. A one-line-a-day journal that recognizes they *may* be too busy to jot down their entire life story on the daily, but it also encourages them to sum up their day with just a line or two for five years...

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    ...meaning they'll be able to compare where they are right NOW to where they were last year, on this specific date, on the dot.

    Promising review: "You will never regret buying this journal. I have always been a huge proponent of journaling. I journal everyday. I reread my old journals weekly. I love writing. This journal is a great way to ease yourself into journaling if it is an idea you’re exploring but are nervous to completely delve in. It is a huge commitment; I won’t lie, I occasionally go a few days without writing a few words. But being able to compare the years throughout your life is amazing. I wish I’d been doing this since I learned to write. If you’re thinking about getting this journal, do. It is my most prized material possession." —Samantha Bone

    Get it from Amazon for $10.63.

    62. A silicone ice cube tray to give the Scrooge in your life that prefers Halloween to Christmas (#me). These molds make four giant ice skulls to ~liven~ up any mixed drink, and the molds themselves are microwave-, oven-, and dishwasher-safe.

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    Promising review: "Got this as a gift for my cousin and he loved them. The ice molds turned out great and are super easy to use." —Sarah Stinson

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95 (available in two styles).

    63. A portable massage ball that can provide quick stress relief, improve circulation, relieve stiffness, and just feels really darn good when run over sore muscles. It also provides 360 rotation and is comfortable to hold, which means giving your partner a massage will have never been so easy.

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    Promising review: "Amazing. Seriously, buy this. It is the best back massage I’ve ever had. I have trouble with my wrists and hands and can’t massage my husband’s back for very long. This is small and easily fits in my hand. I can give him a great massage without pain. He massaged my back with it as well and it’s phenomenal!" —Mifflinpartyofthree

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    Me showing up to the holiday party, actually bearing gifts because they arrived in time:

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    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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