Updated on Dec 14, 2018. Posted on Dec 12, 2018

    35 Small But Amazing Gifts That Will Leave A Huge Impression

    Including a mini pizza box filled with socks, ~message in a bottle~ birthstone necklaces, iridescent fidget cubes, a pig-shaped (super) mini vacuum, AND MORE.

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    1. A gorgeous birthstone necklace presented in a ~message in a bottle~ jar. Looking for a super personalized, super sentimental, super last minute gift? Consider it your lucky day because BAM! You've found it.

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    This necklace is nickel-free, is designed with a lobster clasp that makes it super secure, and the jar contains a lovely note about the specifics of your birthstone.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.98 (available in 12 colors).

    2. A wine bottle vacuum pumper that removers air from your ~vino~ to preserve freshness for up to a week. Not that a bottle of wine would last a week in your house, but...

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    Just insert this wine vacuum into the bottle, pump until you hear a click noise, and that's it! Just add in a bottle stopper (this set comes with two!) to prevent air from getting in the bottle again.

    Promising review: "Wow! I have had this for about 5 months now and it works great! I drink red wine quite a bit and almost always leave a glass or two in the bottle. Prior to buying this, that glass or two is basically vinegar within one to two days (depending on the type of wine). If you have a half bottle or more remaining, this pump will keep that half bottle tasting like it was just opened." —Red

    Get it from Amazon for $15.45.

    3. A slow rising squish toy you'll want to keep handy at the office. Consider yourself prepared for the next "As per my last email..." situation.

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    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    4. A book of keepsake postcards packed with puns for ~that~ pal in your friend group. You know, the one to snort laugh at their own jokes. It's me. I am that friend.

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    Get a set of 30 from Amazon for $7.64.

    5. A pizza box packed with four pairs of cotton socks that are *le deep sigh* not edible. They do, however, promise to make your feet look delicious.

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    Promising review: "Purchased these as a gag gift for my son and his fiancé who were eloping. Their ceremony was taking place at a local pizzeria. Needless to say, these were a hit. The packaging and presentation were well-done and very witty! The socks were cute. My daughter-in-law immediately claimed the Hawaiian pizza socks. So fun!" —Mary F.

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99.

    6. A dainty friendship necklace encrypted with a super secret, super special message in Morse code. (SURPRISE! I'm a genius and have figured it out! The necklace says BFF.)

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    Just kidding about the genius thing, obviously. I ~know~ that this says BFF because that's what it says on the gorgeous keepsake card that the necklace comes with!

    Promising review: "This necklace is dainty, delicate, and simple, but meaningful with the hidden message. Plus, it's a nice length!" —Eva Scalzo

    Get it from Amazon for $17.98.

    7. A magnifying mirror that folds into a travel-friendly compact OR can be adjusted to stand upright. Plus, this is designed with LED lights to ensure bad lighting doesn't get in the way of your killing the makeup game.

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    Promising review: "This mirror is just what I have been looking for! In fact, I just ordered another one for a gift and may order more. The mirror is sized perfectly for every day use and for travel (since it's so small when it folds flat). Both mirrors are high quality, the lighted portion is perfect for makeup application, and I like the fact that this mirror uses four 'AAA' batteries (which are included) because they are more readily available than button batteries." —Penny C. Tanquary

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

    8. A fidget cube you'll want to keep in your pocket. Bored stiff? Your hands are too cold to scroll Instagram? Need something to get your mind off the fact that your bus is late? I present to you an iridescent solution.

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    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in four colors).

    9. A pop-up card featuring The Beatles in their iconic strut down Abbey Road. This gorgeous keepsake is sure to win "best gift of the year" at your office Secret Santa exchange.

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    Promising review: "This card is perfect if you want a unique gift for your Beatlemaniac friend or family member. The photos don't do it justice. There's a great amount of detail in the cutouts that I didn't even expect! I'm keeping this in mind for future gifts, as well." —Robyn A. James

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    10. A cordless tabletop vacuum to gobble up all the tiny crumbs that have decided to take residence on your desk. This little piggy will be there to clean it all up!

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    Promising review: "This is an adorable little vacuum I bought for my diaper bag! My son grinds his snacks into the carpet of his sister's dance studio (among other places), and I feel bad for the people who have to clean up after us. This is also good for quick cleaning the crumb-covered kids after a meal, benches, etc." —Heather A. Gunnerson

    Get it from Amazon for $11.59 (available in three colors).

    11. A mini essential oil diffuser that will turn your bedroom into an aromatherapy oasis. Add in a few drops of lavender, plug this puppy in, and get ready to relax.

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    Promising review: "I got this little guy because my office has no windows and it's a miserable dark hole. I was getting genuine nosebleeds from the overly-dry stale air. This diffuser has truly helped me feel less like I'm dying throughout the day. The air feels fresher and healthier, and I combine it with eucalyptus oil to odors and helps me feel refreshed. The perfect size for a small office." —Lucy H.

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

    12. The Little Book of Sloth Philosophy filled with fabulous golden nuggets of truth, including that a good nap is ~more restorative~ than an early AM jog. Wink.

    Amazo

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    13. A shaving cream formulated with eucalyptus and menthol, which work overtime to tone, purify, and refresh skin. Razor burn? Consider that a thing of the past. ANCIENT HISTORY, I tell ya!

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    Promising review: "This is hands-down the best shaving cream I have ever used. First of all, the smell and feel is incredible. Second, it lathers up incredibly. Finally, the fact that it's in a toothpaste-style tube is nice since you can squeeze out every drop, plus it's easier to travel with than an aerosol can." —M. Johnson

    Get it from Amazon for $8.46.

    14. Crystal hair pins to add a touch of glitz and glam to your 'do. I won't outright say that Meghan Markle probably owns these, but...

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    Get a set of three from Amazon for $5.99 (available in three colors).

    15. An activity journal packed with fun prompts, diagrams, and checklists to encourage you to take a little ~me~ time — a pretty hard feat considering the hustle and bustle that is life.

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    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    16. A cupholder caddy to give your wine a place to rest whilst you bathe. Just picture it! A fizzy bath bomb, perhaps a good book, and your favorite glass of red loyally by your side.

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    Get it from Amazon for $13.95.

    17. A weighted cell phone stand with an anti-skid bottom to keep your pocket-sized computer upright and accessible at all times.

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    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in four colors).

    18. A jade roller you'll want to add to your skincare routine ASAP. This 'lil facial massager is said to promote circulation, tighten skin, and help with lymphatic drainage to keep your face feeling glorious and de-puffed.

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    Promising review: "I used this product for the first time with my face oil and it’s safe to say that I am obsessed! I put it in the freezer for a couple of hours before using and it was so refreshing. I currently have a head cold and this jade roller really helped relieve some of the pressure in my sinus areas. I suffer sever migraines and am looking forward to seeing if the roller can help relieve some of that pressure as well! My favorite part is the smaller side — I love to use it under my eyes and on my temples." —Karlie Velvick

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95.

    19. A Himalayan salt night light that claims to purify and improve the air quality in your bedroom. Plus, if you're an adult and scared of the dark... this provides a pretty warm glow. No judgement.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in four colors).

    20. A wireless bluetooth speaker modeled after what your S/O REALLY wanted this holiday season. But, hey, at least the sound quality on this little puggerino provides a great consolation gift.

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    Promising review: "This little guy is AMAZING! The sound quality is very clear and I can't believe how loud it can get. It's no bigger than a kiwi or a ping pong ball, so it's great for travel. It's so easy to use, too! Just charge it, sync it to any device compatible with Bluetooth, and turn it on." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in six colors).

    21. A slim wallet to fool everyone into thinking that your paycheck is a lot higher than it actually is. This budget-friendly gift looks way more expensive, thank heaven above.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in 41 colors).

    22. A wall-mounted bottle opener for the new apartment renter who barely remembers to buy toilet paper. A beer bottle opener = one of those obvious things that they'll never really think to buy.

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    This wall mount even contains a tiny magnet, meaning the cap won't drop to the floor — it'll stay right on the opener until you're ready to throw it out!

    Promising review: "Love this bottle opener! I kept misplacing the handheld one when I came across this. I mounted it on the back of one of my lower doors and that's it! Never have to search again." —Troy

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    23. A scalp massager that will make you feel as if you're getting a professional shampoo at the ritziest salon in town. This nifty little thing deep cleans your hair for a commercial-worthy mane.

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    Promising review: "This is amazing! Who knew that such a simple product could help me with my seborrheic dermatitis? I was stressing out and wondering how I was going to manage my horrible dandruff, when I saw this nifty product and figured I’d give it a shot. So glad I did! I can use my normal shampoo/conditioner still, and my scalp is SO much better! So thankful to have found this!" —Jennifer Allenwood

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    24. Foldable flats perfect for that next black tie optional event. These portable shoes can be stashed in your bag, meaning you can slip these babies on when your four-inch heels become too much to bear.

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    Promising review: "I purchased these ballet flats because I hate wearing heels, but sometimes occasions happen where you must wear them. At a recent black tie event, I hid these flats in my clutch. About 45 minutes in, I kicked the heels off my aching feet and put these on. I never took them off. Other women were jealous!" —Phyllis

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 12 colors).

    25. A trinket tray featuring Pusheen as a MERMAID. Is this what the cool kids would call a "thicc" gift?

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    Get it from Amazon for $8.91.

    26. A gift box that contains delicious blends of earl grey masala chai, saffron masala chai, and sweet Himalayan green tea. This is the perfect set for the Kermit in your life!

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    Promising review: "I was formerly a tea buyer, and have tasted hundreds of different teas from all over the world. Now I'm much more casual about it, but still like to have decent quality teas for daily consumption. On a whim I tried Vahdam, and I must say: wow! The tea punches above its weight, definitely. I don't think I've ever encountered anything so fresh, and their commitment to transparency in disclosing how their supply chain works is a real positive." —climberevan

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $19.99.

    27. Template stencils to turn your latte into a full-blown work of art. I'm not outright SAYING that you should create a ~coffee art~ Instagram now, but...

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    Promising review: "This is a very nice way to make your cappuccino a bit more fun! Just remember to hold it very still when you use it." —Maria B.

    Get a set of 32 from Amazon for $7.99.

    28. Velvet scrunchies in the shape of bunny ears. These are perfect for when you feel like putting your ~hare~ up in a ballerina bun/need it out of your face.

    Amazon

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $12.99.

    29. Cotton socks you'll want to give the pal who guzzles away half of their paycheck at Starbucks. Or Dunkin' Donuts.

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    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in three colors).

    30. Seamless undies that look (and feel!) super luxe without completely betraying your tight budget. "I have been faithful," you'll whisper to your savings account.

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    Order one size up for the perfect fit!

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S-L and available in six colors).

    31. An Amazon Fire Stick with the ability to turn any TV into a smart TV. Just plug this puppy into the HDMI port, connect to Wi-Fi, and BAM! You're ready to start streaming.

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    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (originally $39.99).

    32. A vintage matchbox best coupled with a delicious, holiday-inspired soy candle for a gift that's put to fantastic use.

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    Get it from Amazon for $6.95.

    33. A criss cross ring for anyone you need to ~cross~ off your shopping list last minute. Prime shipping = this gorgeous little thing will be at your door within two days.

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    Promising review: "Breathtaking piece! The ring is so elegant and beautiful. It came in a cute jewelry pouch and I could not be more happy with the quality and look." —Elan Rotklein

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes 5-9 and in three colors).

    34. Non-stick silicone baking mats ideal for baking the most delicious bougie dessert on the planet: MACARONS. Who needs a trip to Ladurée Paris when you've got baking mats, am I right?

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    Promising review: "These are every bit as good as mats from high-end cookware stores, but at a fraction of the cost. I used them over the weekend to make macarons (notoriously fussy cookies) and they work great. No burnt bottoms and very even baking. Cleanup was also really, really easy, just a quick wipe with a sponge!" —Lucy H.

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $13.99.

    35. A luggage tag infused with a protective charm, meaning your suitcase won't get lost en route to your next much-needed vacation. Talk about a fantastic deal, am I right?

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    Get it from Amazon for $10.48.

    The ~best things come in the smallest packages~, you say?

    E!

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

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