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    31 Of The Best Gifts Under $50 From Target

    Tis the season for fuzzy slippers, waffle makers, candles, and so many more budget-friendly gifts everyone on your list will love this holiday season.

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    While we’re doing our best to make sure the products we feature will arrive in time for Christmas, shipping times are especially tricky this year and can vary depending on where you live, which product you purchase, and more. Shop early and be sure to double check the retailers’ websites for shipping information to ensure that your gift will arrive in time for the 25th!).

    1. A set of flannel pajamas so they can stay comfortable and warm all winter long. And with a set this cute, it's totally acceptable to stay in pajamas all day long. We won't judge.

    person wearing a long sleeve flannel pajama shirt and flannel pajama pants

    Promising review: "True to size, washes well, and so soft! The material is not too thick (as flannel can be) and not too thin. Quality seems good." –Andrea

    Price: $30 (available in sizes XS-2XL and four colors)

    2. A Milani eyeshadow palette featuring 15 hyper-pigmented shades. Use the more neutral rosy tones for a daytime look or add in some metallic shades for a ~daring~ nighttime option.

    milani eyeshadow palette with 15 shades in pink, brown, purple, etc.

    Promising review: "Absolutely amazing! Vibrant beautiful long-lasting color that stand out even when when I have my glasses on which is very hard to find for me. I absolutely love it and now have a favorite go-to palette." –mrsdupre17

    Price: $14.99

    3. A pair of true wireless JBuds earbuds, great for anyone who loves to listen to music while they workout thanks to the sweat-resistant material and the in-ear design that stays secure no matter how much they move around.


    Promising review: "The best earbuds I've ever owned hands-down! The battery life is great and they charge quickly. The sound quality can't be beat for the price!" –Lolly

    Price: $49.49 (available in two colors)

    4. A Keurig K-mini coffee maker for the coffee lover who hates brewing a whole pot of coffee every morning. With this, you just brew one cup at a time, and its slim design takes up barely space on the counter.

    pink keurig k-mini single serve coffee maker with a white mug on it

    Promising review: "I've had mine for a year, and I use it three to four times a day, every day for coffee, and hot water for tea. Still delivering perfect product every time. I love it so much!" –Joanna

    Price: $49.99 (originally $89.99, available in four colors)

    5. An extra-thick yoga mat with a non-slip surface so they can feel comfortable and supported as they transition from half moon to Warrior II pose.

    person in a child's pose while on a black and gold gaiam yoga mat

    Promising review: "Love this mat! Had to be resourceful during the pandemic to begin my physical therapy and Target had this adorable mat! Had no issues sliding on the mat and I’ve already used it a handful of times in the last few days and it worked for me exactly as designed. Love the print as well. I wanted a mat that would match anything." –KimberlyG

    Price: $23.99

    6. A cast-iron skillet for anyone who loves to cook and is looking for a versatile pan that can literally last decades. They can use this on the stove, in the oven, on the grill, and even over the campfire.

    lots of cast iron skillets cooking vegetables while on a grill

    Promising review: "I need two more of these!! I have cooked everything in it since I bought it. I have no idea how I lived so long without it. Chicken, beef, veggies, even a few desserts! Amazing pan." –AliMc

    Price: $24.99

    7. A hand-knit pom beanie to keep their head warm in the cutest, coziest way possible. We love a cute and functional present!

    mannequin wearing a gray hand-knit pom beanie

    Promising review: "This hat is so warm! It’s also super cute and matches any outfit." –mackenzie

    Price: $10.50 (originally $15, available in three colors)

    8. A portable powerbank in a snakeskin print that makes a great stocking stuffer for that friend whose phone is constantly running out of battery. With one USB A port and one USB C port, they could even charge two devices at once.

    green snakeskin portable powerbank with black edges

    Price: $24.99

    9. A copy of Joanna Gaines' new book Magnolia Table Volume 2 to give your favorite cook or baker new inspiration for delicious homemade dishes. Here's hoping they'll share their culinary creations with you!

    front cover of "magnolia table volume 2" by joanna gaines

    Promising review: "Love this cookbook! I’ve been working my way through all the recipes, and they are all fantastic! The book is also sturdy and made well, and looks so cute on my countertop!" –MDutton

    Price: $20.98

    10. A faux fur jacket for that fashion-forward person you know is going to look like a movie star walking down the street wearing this.

    perosn wearing a light blue faux fur jacket over a crop top and blue jeans

    Promising review: "This is absolutely adorable! I have the beige color and I’m going after the black one too. Very roomy with lined almost silk-like material. This jacket falls mid-thigh." –AmandaVA79

    Price: $32 (originally $40, available in sizes XS-4X and four colors)

    11. A nonstick flip waffle maker that cooks diner-quality waffles that are crispy on the outside and airy and fluffy on the inside. Leslie Knope would be so proud.

    person using tongs to lift up a cooked waffle from a flipped waffle maker

    Promising review: "Add a little cinnamon to the mix, and you’ll love it! Experiment with flavors and have a great time! Looked at a lot, but this was the best deal around for the quality and wattage!" –Nattsky

    Price: $39.99

    12. A cozy plush robe literally anyone on your list would appreciate once they put it on and realize how dang soft it is! If they weren't a robe person before, they're about to become one.

    person wearing a burgundy plush robe over pajama pants

    Promising review: "I've been looking for a soft robe like this! It's like wearing a blanket. My husband likes the house cold so this is perfect to keep warm. It's so soft like a teddy bear. So happy with my purchase." –fabmom2

    Price: $30 (available in sizes XS/S-XL/2XL and three colors)

    13. A hot air brush that dries and styles hair at the same time. It'll create bouncy, shiny hair in about a quarter of the time it usually takes someone to do their hair.


    Promising review: I have fine shoulder-length hair. I have never been able to use a round brush and a hair dryer at the same time to do my hair. But with this two in one makes it so easy. My hair dries faster and smoother and has some bounce and volume to it now. I no longer have to use my flat iron after drying to smooth it. I am pleasantly surprised at how well this tool works. I am so glad I tried it. It is definitely a keeper for me." –Nikiblue75

    Price: $41.99 (available in two colors)

    14. A rose quartz facial roller for that friend who takes her skincare routine very seriously. They'll feel extra luxurious using this after applying their fancy serums and moisturizers.

    rose quartz facial roller from Sonia Kashuk

    Promising review: "This roller is a wonderful addition to my skincare routine. It provides a great pressured massage (and cooling if placed in the fridge) as you roll it while applying day- and nighttime serums. My daughter (almost 5 years of age) loves helping with it 'to give mommy a mini spa session.' I do not know if there are any true benefits of using the roller, but it makes me feel a bit 'extra' and pampered when I use it." –MelodyM

    Price: $15

    15. An Amazon Fire TV stick with 4K streaming capabilities so easy to use, even your not-so-tech-savvy grandparents will be able to set it up. Get ready for them to show off their new streaming skills to all the grandkids when they come over.

    black amazon fire stick and remote

    Promising review: "Very easy to use. Easy set-up. I like the voice/microphone button that can type what I speak. Makes it very easy to find programming. Works all around the room and without having to aim at TV." –Raiders15

    Price: $49.99

    16. A chunky knit throw blanket for that person who's always burying themselves under four blankets on movie night. This will soon become the only blanket they need once they feel how thick and cozy it is.

    blue chunky knit blanket draped over a white accent chair

    Promising review: "Love! It’s actually very soft too! I throw it on the end of my bed (queen) and it’s the perfect size! I believe I got the color tan and it’s exactly like the picture! Definitely buying more colors for the seasons! Also, the price is amazing for what you get I’ve seen these blankets go for like $100+. Buy this one first; you will not regret it!" –Target Customer

    Price: $49.99 (available in five colors)

    17. A sleek-looking oil diffuser to keep their house smelling great all day long. It'll make them feel like they're living in a glamourous spa.

    oval shaped oil diffuser with white on the top and wood print on the bottom

    Promising review: "I like how this diffuser holds a lot of water and I really like the intermittent feature. I put it on at dinner time and it still smells nice when I go to the kitchen for breakfast." –Emily

    Price: $27.99

    18. A hammock for anyone who's outdoorsy and active but also understands the importance of sitting back and relaxing in the sun. It's easy to set up between two trees, and when they're done, it folds up and fits into a small pouch for storage.

    person lounging in a hammock while looking up and smiling

    Promising review: "I purchased this item on a whim after we arrived at our campground and saw trees that would be perfect for such an item. It was beyond my expectations! Easy to set up, easy to lounge in." –Happy Camper

    Price: $29.99

    19. A set of 10 makeup brushes for any beauty lover who's looking for an upgrade for their old brushes. They'll have everything they need for blending, highlighting, applying eyeshadow, and more.

    10 pink sonia kashuk makeup brushes lying above a clear pouch

    Promising review: "Brushes are super cute with very soft bristles! Great quality brushes that look very nice on your vanity. These are my new go-to brushes; I’ve been using them for months now. 10/10 recommend! The clear case is a nice bonus for traveling, I use it to store my skincare products." –Sarah

    Price: $40

    20. An electric popcorn maker that'll transform a movie buff's home into their own personal theater (no sticky floors required). It can make up to 24 cups of popcorn at a time, so they can keep snacking through hours of movie marathoning.

    red hamilton beach electric popcorn maker

    Promising review: "We love popcorn! This is the second version of this style popper our family has owned. It's easy to use and we get great results. We've tried just about every recommended oil, but are currently using avocado oil to pop our popcorn. Delicious!" –WI popcorn enthusiast

    Price: $34.99

    21. A craft IPA beer making kit for the person in your life who loves exploring a new brewery every weekend. With this, you're bringing the brewery to them!

    craft beer kit with ingredients and a keg

    Promising review: "Mr. Beer makes it so easy to brew your own beer. I had my first taste at two weeks in the bottle and it is hoppy and delicious. I put the rest away for a month to condition, but they are constantly calling to me!" –James O

    Price: $33.99

    22. The video game Tony Hawk's: Pro Skater 1 + 2 for Xbox One, which is a remastered of the first two games in the Tony Hawk series. They'll feel like they're a kid again as they master trick combos and play all the original game modes.

    box of tony hawk's pro skater 1 + 2

    Be warned: My boyfriend got this game back in August and I have to literally pry the controller out of his hands most days!!!

    Price: $39.99

    23. A Magic Bullet blender set for whipping up smoothies, homemade sauces, and milkshakes in a few seconds flat. Anyone looking to cook more in the new year will absolutely love this useful gift.

    magic bullet with guacamole in it in the foreground and a woman drinking a margarita in the background

    Promising review: "For the price especially, I seriously could not ask for a better set. I can make my smoothies and other drinks in less than a minute, easy to clean, and the options of cup size and portability is so cool. Great buy!" –BKLYNBabe

    Price: $39.99

    24. A weighted sleep mask that blocks out any light and allows them to fall asleep faster and stay asleep longer. It might just be the perfect gift for those sleep-deprived new parents on your list.

    person wearing a gray weighted sleeping mask

    Promising review: "I've been using the weighted sleep mask for about a year now. I am sensitive to light and would wake up even with room darkening shades. Now I don't any more. In fact I can sleep during the day without drawing the shades. This mask keeps all the light out of my eyes and the weight feels wonderful. Sometimes I do need to adjust the interior part a bit before it fits right." –Jadwiga

    Price: $35.99

    25. A portable Bluetooth speaker for that friend who always makes the playlist for parties or long road trips. They'll be able to blast their perfectly curated tunes anywhere they go!

    heyday cylindrical black portable bluetooth speaker

    Promising review: "This is a powerful little speaker. The bass is very good. My husband commented that the bass sounded much better than another Bluetooth speaker we have. It was easy to set up and it's very easy to switch it from my phone to my husband's phone." –cnerland721

    Price: $49.99

    26. A Kristin Ess fragrance set with five different scents for your most indecisive friend. If they feel like smelling fruity one day and floral the next, now they can!


    Promising review: "I’m usually not a huge perfume person but having smelled these scents in the hair care products I just had to try these and I genuinely enjoy each them!!" –Paige

    Price: $25

    27. A wood and metal cheese tray with a slicer that easily cuts through blocks of Manchego, Parmesan, cheddar, you name it. Personally, any gift that's cheese-related is an A+ gift in my book.

    a cheese slicer cutting through a block of cheese on a metal and wood tray

    Promising review: "I love this cheese slicer. It's durable, easy to clean. I bought it for a friend who used it for our dinner party and it was a nice touch. Everyone wants one and I told them I ordered it from Target." –Gil

    Price: $23.49

    28. A two-wick candle in a scent called Holiday Spruce (it smells like a forest!) if you're looking for a universally beloved gift for your office's Secret Santa exchange.

    a lit holiday spruce candle from opalhouse

    Promising review: "Love this candle! It’s the perfect amount of tree scent without it being overbearing. I was a bit hesitant on if it would be strong enough but it’s amazing. I can smell it all around my home." –Macey

    Price: $10

    29. A pair of slide slippers that will keep their feet the perfect amount of toasty. The opening at the front will prevent their feet from overheating and getting all sweaty while the fuzzy fabric will make them feel like they're walking on clouds.

    pink and white slide slipper in a fluffy fabric

    Promising review: "These slippers are the comfiest thing I own right now and are SO warm and soft! I bought them for my stepdaughter and two girlfriends after discovering just how amazing they are!" –mpbarrick

    Price: $10 (available in sizes S-XL and five colors)

    30. A letter board so they can add their own personality to their space by spelling out funny sayings or inspirational quotes.

    long letterboard with the saying "hello weekend" hung up on a yellow-green wall

    Promising review: "I love the layout of this board, I can use for a couple of words or small quote, or use a longer phrase, and switch it up! I like this one much more than my square board." –Lwarren

    Price: $15 (available in two colors)

    31. And finally, an electric wine bottle opener that seamlessly uncorks wine with practically zero effort. It's the gift that keeps on giving!


    Promising review: "I bought this a few years ago for myself and everyone loves it so much that I've bought an additional two for gifts! Works great. Super easy to use! Not fighting with the always comes out intact and completely. Highly recommend!" –shoelove

    Price: $19.99

    You as you watch all your favorite people in the world opening up the expertly selected gifts you gave them:


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

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