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    Updated on Jul 13, 2020. Posted on Jul 11, 2020

    31 Products Under $25 From Target That'll Basically Pay For Themselves Over And Over Again

    From vintage-looking Ball jars to high-quality pans and knives, your kitchen is about to bring you so much joy.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A two-piece Calphalon knife set to make food prep easier than ever. Designed specifically for fruits and veggies, these high-quality, stainless steel knives are great for paring, slicing, dicing, and the like.

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    If you're looking for exceptionally sharp knives with a fantastic grip, look no further! There's a reason why this knife set has a permanent home in my kitchen drawer.

    Price: $19.99

    2. A four-pack of Ball glasses that are perfect for cold glasses of water and refreshing iced tea. Unlike many of Ball's jars, these 16-ounce cuties have handles, making them easier to sip from.

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    Promising review: "I love these glasses. They stay cold and the handle makes them easy to hold." –Target reviewer
    Price: $9.99

    3. A fluffy towel that's so soft your guests will never guess how affordable it is. It's made with low-lint, highly-absorbent fabric, making it even more alluring in our book.

    A stack of the towels in white
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    I have a handful of these towels in my linen closet and every time my guests use them, they ask where they're from. In other words, they're well worth the cash.

    Price: $8 (available in 33 colors)

    4. An Oster Blend-N-Go personal blender for folks who like to start (or end) their days with a smoothie. The best-selling blender is made with BPA-free plastic and makes for a mess-free transition between blending and sipping, as you can drink directly from the blending cannister.

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    Promising review: "I love mine. I have had it for three+ years. I use it three to four times per week to make smoothies with ice. I am buying a second one to keep at my office so I don't have to take it back and forth from home to work." –Target reviewer

    Price: $24.99

    5. A KitchenAid splatter screen to keep your counters free of grease when cooking. This top-selling screen fits 13-inch pans and, since it's made with carbon fiber, it absorbs odors to help keep your kitchen smelling fresh.

    The splatter screen on a pan cooking meat
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    Promising review: "I absolutely love this! The product is very sturdy and totally does what it needs to! I cook a lot and I hate when my whole house starts smelling and grease starts flying. This really helps with the smell and splatter. I also have never put this in the dishwasher. I wash it by hand because I want to make sure it lasts longer." –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    6. A Mr. Coffee coffee maker that lets you pause the brew at any point. The fan-favorite appliance brews 12 cups of coffee at a time and is made to fit into the dishwasher if you don't feel like washing by hand.

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    Promising review: "Great coffee maker! Brews quickly, no complicated buttons, just an on/off switch." –Target reviewer

    Price: $18.99

    7. An Igloo portable cooler for anyone who likes to adventure with hydration in hand. This 12-quart cooler can hold up to 18 cans and the lid features two drink holders and a handy little compartment to store keys and other necessities.

    The cooler in teal
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    Promising review: "Perfect for a day at the beach! It kept ice the entire day, even in the sun! Love the color!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $18.99

    8. A Chrissy Teigen Cravings: Hungry for More cookbook to inspire you to switch up your meals. Filled with a variety of flavorful recipes, you won't soon get bored.

    The book cover
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    Promising review: "I bought this after seeing some of the recipes being used in a BuzzFeed video, so it was definitely an impulse buy, but oh my goodness!! No regrets here! The recipes I've tried so far have all been to DIE for! By far my favorite cookbook that I own so far!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.21

    9. A six-piece Pyrex bake-and-store set to keep all your leftovers fresh. The best part about these containers is that you can bake in them and store food in them, making them a versatile addition to any kitchen.

    The three glass dishes with blue lids
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    Promising review: "This was exactly what I needed for the holidays! If anybody is looking to see if they are all safe for the oven, they are!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $20.49

    10. A Coleman flashlight so you're always prepared in case the power goes out. This water-resistant light is made of aluminum and features high and low light options.

    The flashlight
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    Promising review: "WOW!! What a bright light! You'll have to wear sunglasses when you turn this flashlight on. Sturdy, well-made and great gripping as it's rubberized tube provides great protection if you were to drop it, and you can grip it tightly and comfortably." –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    11. A set of Rubbermaid leak-proof food storage containers to keep your leftovers fresh for days on end. The 10-piece set features air-tight lids and BPA-free plastic, making them a total win in our book.

    The containers filled with food
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    Promising review: "I love these containers. You can be green and have quality containers at the same time. It’s a win-win." –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    12. A Tile key chain for anyone who regularly loses their keys. This handy key chain connects to your smartphone so that you can see exactly where you've left your keys.

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    Promising review: "This can be somewhat frustrating to set up. I had to take the battery in and out a few times before the phone recognized it. But it works great once you're all done!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $24.99

    13. A meat thermometer that ensures you're never eating undercooked meat. With a large LCD screen and 10-minute automatic shut-off, what's not to love?

    The meat thermometer
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    Promising review: "Easy to use and works great!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99

    14. A set of Pyrex food containers for convenient (and cute) storage. Each container is decorated with "Treat Yo' Self"—something we should all remember to do (often).

    The bowls with pink or blue writing on the sides and pink lids
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    Promising review: "These are the perfect size for portion control!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99

    15. A square, nonstick Calphalon pan for brownies, cakes, breads, and more. The 8-by-8-inch pan is dishwasher and over safe and comes with a 10-year warranty to boot.

    The baking pan
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    Promising review: "I purchased two of these pans to make an 8-inch square layer cake. They are superb. I did not butter, flour, spray, or prepare the pans in any way. The cakes came out beautifully and lined up well for layering."–Target reviewer

    Price: $11.49

    16. A Simplehuman toilet brush to keep your bathroom tidy as can be. It comes in a discrete stand that makes the typically dirty tool less of an eyesore.

    The white and steel toilet brush
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    Promising review: "I read the reviews and was skeptical. Some said it was difficult to figure out. In my opinion, this is the best toilet brush I’ve ever used! The shape is amazing. Better than the round brush shape. It’s easy to use and cleans every bit of the toilet bowl. I love the magnetic part of it." –Target reviewer


    Price:
    $24.99

    17. A KitchenAid spatula that will keep your pancakes and French toast looking their best. The slotted, nonstick turner easily flips anything you're cooking and the color makes it even more pleasing when doing so.

    The blue spatula next to a stack of pancakes
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    Promising review: "Love the color and the material used. It is perfect for any type of cooking. Easy to wash and easy to handle. Can’t wait until they come out with a small version of this one." –Target reviewer

    Price: $6.99

    18. A Brita 5-cup pitcher to keep water crisp and clean at all times. Since it's relatively small, it can serve as a reminder to drink two full pitchers a day to meet your hydration goals.

    The water pitcher with a teal lid
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    As someone who grew up with a Brita, I can attest to the delish water quality they provide. Plus, who doesn't love a colorful water canister?

    Price: $19.99 (available in three colors)

    19. An OXO pizza cutter for thin crust and deep-dish lovers near and far. This easy-to-grip pizza wheel slices through even the thickest dough, making it a must in any household that takes pride in pizza night.

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    Promising review: "Great quality, especially for the price. The fact that it's dishwasher safe is a huge plus!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $9.99

    20. A four-pack of 32-ounce Ball jars that work as well for large cups of lemonade as they do for displaying your latest bouquet. Plus, this pretty aqua hue is a limited edition you won't be able to get your hands on for long.

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    Promising review: "These are super cute Mason jars. I used them for flower arrangements and the light blue tint is perfect." –Target reviewer

    Price: $9.99

    21. An OXO cookie scoop to create the most symmetrical treats. The spring-loaded handle and nonslip grip make it a must-have tool for any aspiring baker.

    The scooper and a bowl of a cookie dough
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    Promising review: "This is now my favorite baking tool. It is perfect for making cookies, cupcakes and muffins. The sizing is even and I can fill a pan neatly in a quarter of the time. The mechanism is rock solid and the cushioned grip is comfortable." –Target reviewer

    Price: $14.99

    22. A Nordic Ware cookie sheet set that will become your new BFF thanks to its durable, evenly-heated design. The set features a half and quarter sheet, both of which are perfect for baking and meal prepping alike.

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    Promising review: "This is such a great set of cookie sheets! I loved the quarter sheet so much that I went back and bought an extra one! Great brand and value!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    23. An Oster rice cooker for anyone who loves, well, rice. The easy-to-use appliance cooks up to six cups of rice at a time, making it a must for weekly meal preppers near and far.

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    Promising review: "It worked perfect the first time I used it. It’s small but can cook a lot! I even used it to make oatmeal in the morning perfect oatmeal in 12 minutes! I’m in love with this rice cooker! And it is truly nonstick." –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    24. An OXO ice cream scoop that slices through frozen deliciousness with ease. Best of all, it's dishwasher-safe.

    The ice cream scooper
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    Promising review: "Easy to use and dish washer safe. What more could you want?" –Target reviewer
    Price: $8.99

    25. A Calphalon cooling rack to keep cookies and cakes looking and tasting their best. The slated, steel rack allows for air flow, so the bottoms of cakes and cookies won't get soggy while cooling down.

    Cookies on the cooling rack
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    Promising review: "This is a nice, solid cooling rack with a good stick-resistant finish. It is much nicer than any cooling rack I've had in the past." –Target reviewer

    Price: $8.29

    26. A 2-cup Pyrex measuring cup for easy measuring. Like all Pyrex pieces, this cup can be heated and it comes with a silicone lid so you can use it as food storage, too.

    The measuring cup with a red lid
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    Promising review: "Love this measuring cup with the lid! It's just perfect for storing small mixtures." –Target reviewer

    Price: $11.99

    27. A pair of KitchenAid utility shears so you're always ready and able to cut a package open. They're even dishwasher-safe!

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    Promising review: "These utility scissors are really are useful. They let you easily cut packages, strings, and flowers, and you can wash them in the dishwasher." –Target reviewer

    Price: $7.99

    28. An Oster electric wine opener to make popping your favorite vino easier than ever. It even comes with a foil cutter to make the whole process as streamlined as possible.

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    Promising review: "I've had this item for about a week now and love it! It makes removing corks so easy." –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99

    29. A Swiffer duster super extender that ensures you can always reach and remove cobwebs and debris. The fluffy yellow design extends to up to 6 feet.

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    Promising review: "It does what it is supposed to do! The extended pole helps make cleaning in high places a breeze!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $11.99

    30. A mortar and pestle to create delicious guac at home. Made with solid granite, this is a sturdy kitchen accessory that won't only do good, but look good too.

    The mortar and pestle making fresh guac
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    Promising review: "Wonderful. Love the durability and the small size. Makes storage easy." –Target reviewer

    Price: $16.99

    31. And a Magnolia Table Volume 2 cookbook to put forth your best Joanna Gaines impression. With 352 pages of delicious recipes, you're sure to find a few new faves.

    The book cover
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    Promising review: "This cookbook is awesome! I bought this book for a birthday gift and for myself. I love Joanna Gaines and her new cookbook is well-illustrated and easy to follow. I love her desserts!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $24.50

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