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28 Gifts Under $25 So Amazing, You Can Tell The Cashier "No Gift Receipt Necessary"

You'll be a better gift giver than Santa.

What a year! The holidays are finally here! And while we’re doing our best to make sure the products we feature will arrive in time, shipping times are especially tricky this year, so we suggest shopping as early as you can.

Stock and shipping times can vary depending on where you live, which product you purchase, and more. So order earlier than you think you need to and be sure to double-check the retailers’ websites for shipping information to ensure that your gift will arrive in time for when you need it. 

1. A bottle of Mike's Hot Honey, which they'll find theirselves pouring on everything. It's a blend of honey and chili peppers that tastes great on practically every dish — especially pizza!

Reviewer holding a bottle in hand

2. A velvet padded pearl embellished headband which looks like a tiara that's fit for royalty. They'll feel like they're strolling through the halls of Buckingham Palace even when they're just walking down a crowded city street.

3. A sleeved knit sweater that won't look like your grandma picked it out (sorry abuela!). It will fit them like a glove and can be worn with absolutely any bottoms — a skirt, jeans, or slacks.

Model wearing beige sweater

4. Kajal Eyeliner which is perfect because it doesn't cause irritation *and* stays in place all day. The liners come in five beautiful shades and are made with aloe vera and vitamin E, so it'll be super gentle on their skin.

5. A mug warmer to keep their hot beverages HOT. Yup, no more room temperature liquids. Lukewarm?! Never heard of her...they just set their cup on the cute little hot plate. They'll siit tight and sip confidently while they work away unbothered.

Reviewer mug warmer in use with cup on top of it

6. Pre-stretched silky braids that are high quality and come in three colors. They can switch up their look and change their hair without using any dye.

7. A beautiful matte print portrait which goes with absolutely any decor. This piece will instantly spruce up their space and give their apartment that TikTokworthy look they've been trying to nail.

A framed print of an illustrated Black woman wearing a sweatshirt that says "crowned" while standing next to plants

8. A skull ice mold tray for anyone who thinks Halloween is the best holiday, period. These look especially cool in cocktails and even in iced coffee — or you can add juice or liquor straight into the mold!

9. Three-star constellation ear climber with beautiful white gold plating. These showstoppers shine so bright that it will keep all eyes on your loved one whenever they wear them.

a trio of starry crawler earring

10. A handheld frother so they can feel like a coffee artist. This battery powered device makes the cloudiest and yummiest foam from the milk of their choice (psst, it's works great on nondairy milk and can be used to blend powdered drinks, too!).

11. A warm sweater with two slits so they can look stylish and feel warm this winter. Plus, if they want to spice it up, all they'll have to do is slip on a skirt and some thigh-high boots.

Model wearing brown sweater with slits

12. An off-the-shoulder V-neck sweater that will definitely end up on their Pinterest board because this postworthy top deserves a photo shoot.

13. A color-changing flame which can spice up their drab fireplace. They can use it indoors and outdoor, plus it's easy to use — they just have to drop the powder and watch it work its magic.

14. A tunic dress featuring a beautiful printed design on the front that encapsulates the spirit of ✨Black girl magic✨. If they want a comfy dress that makes a statement — add this to your cart! (Psst, this one has deep pockets.)

Reviewer wearing blue printed dress

15. A Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask which will transform lips overnight with just a single use. This moisture packed mask comes in seven delicious flavors (gummy bear, berry, vanilla, apple lime, sweet candy, lemon sorbet, and sweet choco) packed with antioxidants and vitamin C to give your loved ones the lips of their dreams.

16. The Crayon Case Contoursition Palette which turns beauty novices into Michelangelo with their super easy-to-follow face sculpting instructions. Add this to cart and soon your friend will be sporting a contour that'll convince everyone they're a pro-MUA.

17. A quality14-karat gold-filled initial heart necklace for under $15 that can be customized to add anyone's initials. Plus, it comes in a small gift box!

an array of the thin gold necklaces with gold hearts with initials in it

18. An affordable watch so classic and understated, they'll wear it every single day. It's the perfect accessory because it won't clash with anything in their wardrobe.

19. A bamboo ornament for their tree that is completely customizable. They can put a picture of their loved ones or anything they desire on it and, best of all, you can pick it up on the same day!

a bamboo block ornament with a child on it

20. A six-piece dipping powder nail starter kit which is super easy to use and will make them feel like a professional nail artist. Maybe they'll even give you a free mani as a thank you?

21. A 150-deck of conversation starters that can help your favorite couple learn even more about their partner and strengthen their bond. Each card features a thought provoking question.

22. A set of five magnetic bookmarks so they'll never lose their place in a book, ever again. These are gorgeous *plus* won't result in any creases.

open book with two of the slim bookmarks on the page

23. A 10-piece colorful unicorn inspired set which'll convince them to throw out all of their other brushes. These are perfect for applying makeup every day because they blend out foundation perfectly and can take a lot of wear and tear.

a set of makeup brushes with purple handles that look like unicorn horns

24. Fuzzy slippers which combines the best parts of a warm winter jacket, fluffy towel, and plush comforter into one item. They'll feel like they're walking on a cloud.


25. Music coasters that will make their guests feel like they're at a swanky music bar, plus ensure that their tables stay in tip-top shape. Since these double as decor, they can leave them sprawled out so they won't ever have to yell "use a darn coaster!" to anyone again.

26. A microwave pasta cooker which is perfect for the college student without a stove. They can just add water and pasta, put this in the microwave for 12 minutes, and that's it.

27. An Etude House lip tint that's shaped like popsicles and smells like fruit. It's made with minerals, vitamins, leaves a slight blush of color, plus soap berry extracts ensure that their lips will feel moisturized and smooth.

28. A chicken herb infuser for the jokester, but this can also whip up a delicious stew or soup. This is made from food-safe silicone and can be used in temperatures up to 450 degrees!

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