back to top
Shopping

35 Inexpensive Gifts You Should Buy In Bulk

Because you're broke and lazy but want to project the opposite.

Posted on

We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.

1. A darling butterfly eye mask — perfect for a pampering sesh while taking a mini vacay from your phone screen.

Get six from Pacsun for $10 (or $1.67 each).
bit.ly

Get six from Pacsun for $10 (or $1.67 each).

2. Or an eight-pack of sheet masks so you and your friends can trade creepy snaps back and forth while you pamper your skin.

Promising review: "I'm obsessed with these masks. I use them once a week to pamper myself and they're seriously the best quality and leave your skin feeling hydrated. My favorite is the lemon mask!" —AsmaGet them from Amazon for $8.99 (or $1.13 each).
amazon.com

Promising review: "I'm obsessed with these masks. I use them once a week to pamper myself and they're seriously the best quality and leave your skin feeling hydrated. My favorite is the lemon mask!" —Asma

Get them from Amazon for $8.99 (or $1.13 each).

3. A 20-pack of slow-rising squishies as a cheerful way to ~safely~ express some of their bottled-up rage instead of in a reply-all email chain.

Get them from Amazon for $14.99 (or $0.75 each).
amazon.com

Get them from Amazon for $14.99 (or $0.75 each).

Advertisement

4. A deck of Harry Potter playing cards because HP is universal and anyone who's not a monster will love these.

Get them from Amazon for $6.92.
amazon.com

Get them from Amazon for $6.92.

5. A minimalist beer bottle opener they may have to hide during their party because it's the best and everyone'll wanna steal it. So why not buy each recipient two? One for each hand!

Get it from Bed Bath & Beyond for $6 (two colors) or Mako for $6 (four colors)
bedbathandbeyond.com

Get it from Bed Bath & Beyond for $6 (two colors) or Mako for $6 (four colors)

6. A fill-in-the-blank book in a variety of options for all the loved ones in your life, like mom, dad, grandma, bestie, and sooooo many more!

Seriously, this is the sweetest gift everrrrr.Get it from Amazon for $9.08+ (20 varieties).
amazon.com

Seriously, this is the sweetest gift everrrrr.

Get it from Amazon for $9.08+ (20 varieties).

7. A monthly subscription to PLAY! by Sephora so they'll always have some new products to avoid beauty boredom.

Each month has a different theme and six items. To get an idea, this is November 2017's box.Subscribe from Sephora for $10 a month.
bit.ly

Each month has a different theme and six items. To get an idea, this is November 2017's box.

Subscribe from Sephora for $10 a month.

Advertisement

8. An infinity scarf in 42 colors to avoid the dreaded "you got us the same thing" complaint. So ungrateful!

Promising review: "Best ever! Soft, warm, inexpensive, great accessory!! Bought several colors for myself and now these scarves are my favorite gift! My friends love them, too!" —Mindy LandsmanGet it from Amazon for $9.99.
amazon.com

Promising review: "Best ever! Soft, warm, inexpensive, great accessory!! Bought several colors for myself and now these scarves are my favorite gift! My friends love them, too!" —Mindy Landsman

Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

9. And a toasty knit cap available in 15 colors for some ~creative coordination~ that'll make their heart *and* their head feel warm.

Promising review: "I love this hat! It's super comfortable and warm enough for Minnesota winters. I wear it folded up, but you can leave it unfolded if you want. My only complaint is that the seam is somewhat noticeable, but if you put it on the back of your head it works fine. Love this hat!" —AmandaGet it from Amazon for $4.29.
amazon.com

Promising review: "I love this hat! It's super comfortable and warm enough for Minnesota winters. I wear it folded up, but you can leave it unfolded if you want. My only complaint is that the seam is somewhat noticeable, but if you put it on the back of your head it works fine. Love this hat!" —Amanda

Get it from Amazon for $4.29.

10. A four-pack of hair coils that won't leave unsightly dents in your friends' hair.

Get a four-pack from Pacsun for $5 (or $1.25 each).
bit.ly

Get a four-pack from Pacsun for $5 (or $1.25 each).

11. A six-pack of junk-food socks that'll look good enough to eat, though that's not recommended.

Promising review: "Got these as stocking stuffers for my coworkers and they totally love them!" —Nikkie AGet a six-pack from Amazon for $8.99 (or $1.50 each).
amazon.com

Promising review: "Got these as stocking stuffers for my coworkers and they totally love them!" —Nikkie A

Get a six-pack from Amazon for $8.99 (or $1.50 each).

Advertisement

12. A funny coin purse as an advertisement for what you'll both have after shopping this list for the holidays this year.

Get it from Amazon for $8.98 and check out more BlueQ coin purses under $10 here.
amazon.com

Get it from Amazon for $8.98 and check out more BlueQ coin purses under $10 here.

13. A trio of gorgeous bookmarks practically made for your book club buds.

Get a three-pack from World Market for $14.97 (or $4.99 each).
worldmarket.com

Get a three-pack from World Market for $14.97 (or $4.99 each).

14. A 17-pack of trendy enamel pins with enough to spare so you can (hopefully) keep a few for yourself.

Promising review: "Size is true to the pictures, some are huge and some are smaller. These are great quality and a great deal because you're getting a bunch at one time. Even if you don't like some of them, they are individually packaged so you can easily give some away as cute gifts." —Bernier331Get a 17-pack from Amazon for $12.97 (or $0.76 each).
amazon.com

Promising review: "Size is true to the pictures, some are huge and some are smaller. These are great quality and a great deal because you're getting a bunch at one time. Even if you don't like some of them, they are individually packaged so you can easily give some away as cute gifts." —Bernier331

Get a 17-pack from Amazon for $12.97 (or $0.76 each).

15. A feisty lil' candle for a sweet deal that'll make you stock up for the winter.

bathandbodyworks.com, bathandbodyworks.com

Get the Fannel, Sleigh All Day, and 15 other scents from Bath and Body Works for 3 for $15 (or $5 each).

Advertisement

16. A pair of leafy earrings in a variety of styles so everyone can feel special in their own little way.

Get them from Amazon for $7.99 (available in nine styles).
amazon.com

Get them from Amazon for $7.99 (available in nine styles).

17. An adorable tote for carrying home holiday goodies now and hauling miscellaneous things around in everyday life later.

Get this bag from Forever 21 for $3.90 and check out more cute totes here.
forever21.com

Get this bag from Forever 21 for $3.90 and check out more cute totes here.

18. A 12-pack of pocket notebooks to jot down their daily inspirations and genius ideas.

Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $12.97 (or $1.08 each).
amazon.com

Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $12.97 (or $1.08 each).

19. A bundle of dark chocolate–peppermint bark candy you can sprinkle in with the rest of the goods, whether that's a tin of homemade cookies or a bunch of random stuff you bought from this list!

Promising review: "I like to add these to my Christmas gifts and put them in stockings! They are delicious and creamy. They are not dairy-free." —Rachel S.Get four bags 7.94 oz. bags from Amazon for $14 (or $3.50 per bag).
amazon.com

Promising review: "I like to add these to my Christmas gifts and put them in stockings! They are delicious and creamy. They are not dairy-free." —Rachel S.

Get four bags 7.94 oz. bags from Amazon for $14 (or $3.50 per bag).

Advertisement

20. A 10-pack of goth-leaning chokers your Insta-obsessed friends will adore.

Get a 10-pack from Amazon for $7.19 (or $0.72 each).
amazon.com

Get a 10-pack from Amazon for $7.19 (or $0.72 each).

21. A 12-pack of colorful bandanas set to become pocket sweat rags, Springsteen-like accents, or camping napkins. Whatever!

Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $10.36 (or $0.86 each).
amazon.com

Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $10.36 (or $0.86 each).

22. A five-pack of multitools as a handy wallet helper that, tbh, everyone will find incredibly useful on a variety of occasions.

Fits in a standard wallet like a credit card. Has 11 functions, including can opener, bottle cap opener, 4-position wrench, 2-position wrench, butterfly screw wrench,direction anxillary wrench, knife edge, saw blade, screwdriver, ruler, and keychain hole (for easy attachment onto your gear).Promising review: "These fit perfectly in your wallet or pocket and have gotten me out of a jam many times. There are 11 functions this card can perform and I have used 8 of them so far with positive results. Whether it's opening a box, tightening a screw, or opening a bottle or can, this is a nice tool to have around. I bought these as gifts for everyone in my family and they all love them. No matter what your daily routine is, there will be a time when one or more of the tools functions will come in handy. I keep one in my pocket and one in my car at all times. It is always good to be prepared. These make a great gifts and you can't beat the price." —Dana BradleyGet a five-pack from Amazon for $9.30 (or $1.86 each).
amazon.com

Fits in a standard wallet like a credit card. Has 11 functions, including can opener, bottle cap opener, 4-position wrench, 2-position wrench, butterfly screw wrench,

direction anxillary wrench, knife edge, saw blade, screwdriver, ruler, and keychain hole (for easy attachment onto your gear).

Promising review: "These fit perfectly in your wallet or pocket and have gotten me out of a jam many times. There are 11 functions this card can perform and I have used 8 of them so far with positive results. Whether it's opening a box, tightening a screw, or opening a bottle or can, this is a nice tool to have around. I bought these as gifts for everyone in my family and they all love them. No matter what your daily routine is, there will be a time when one or more of the tools functions will come in handy. I keep one in my pocket and one in my car at all times. It is always good to be prepared. These make a great gifts and you can't beat the price." —Dana Bradley

Get a five-pack from Amazon for $9.30 (or $1.86 each).

23. Or a legit pocket knife for helping them out in a bind. No, a million binds. (Everyone could use a pocket knife.)

Promising review: "This is a quality product for the price — excellent value. It is heavy and feels expensive. I bought this as a gift for a family member, who loves it. He says it is sharp, easy to hold, the blade flips fast, and it 'looks cool.'" —JenniferGet it from Amazon for $7.50.
amazon.com

Promising review: "This is a quality product for the price — excellent value. It is heavy and feels expensive. I bought this as a gift for a family member, who loves it. He says it is sharp, easy to hold, the blade flips fast, and it 'looks cool.'" —Jennifer

Get it from Amazon for $7.50.

Advertisement

24. A four-pack of patterned Pyrex containers to house holiday baked goods now and make food prep a lil' more appetizing later.

Dishwasher-, freezer-, and microwave-safeGet a four-pack from Target for $5.99 (or $1.50 each).
target.com

Dishwasher-, freezer-, and microwave-safe

Get a four-pack from Target for $5.99 (or $1.50 each).

25. A festive pouch that can do more than hold their fries because, lbh, you both already devoured them.

Get it from Forever 21 for $3.90.
forever21.com

Get it from Forever 21 for $3.90.

26. A soothing coloring book and coloring pencils for maximum zoning out with something to show for it.

You don't wanna see adults fight over coloring books. It can get UGLY.Get them from Amazon: coloring book for $5.59 and color pencils for $8.96
amazon.com

You don't wanna see adults fight over coloring books. It can get UGLY.

Get them from Amazon: coloring book for $5.59 and color pencils for $8.96

27. A set of Stranger Things sticky tabs they'll definitely put to use.

Get them from BoxLunch for $4.83.
boxlunch.com

Get them from BoxLunch for $4.83.

Advertisement

28. A 75-pack of hot sauces so everyone in your inner circle can keep a hot sauce of their choice in their bag at all times.

Includes 25 packets of Cholula, Sriracha, and Tapatio each.Get a 75-pack from Amazon for $17.95 (or $0.24 each).
amazon.com

Includes 25 packets of Cholula, Sriracha, and Tapatio each.

Get a 75-pack from Amazon for $17.95 (or $0.24 each).

29. A Dollar Shave Club subscription to save them tons of money, even when your gift subscription times out.

Get this Daily Essentials Starter Set for $5 or select a gift and duration from Dollar Shave Club here.
dollarshaveclub.com

Get this Daily Essentials Starter Set for $5 or select a gift and duration from Dollar Shave Club here.

30. An eight-pack of ~toasty~ coasters that'll foot their drink where possible.

Get an 8-pack from Nordstrom for $10 (or $ each).
bit.ly

Get an 8-pack from Nordstrom for $10 (or $ each).

31. An Blue Apron subscription because you can feed a table full of loved ones over the holidays, but helping them learn how to cook for themselves will be soooo helpful.

Subscribe to a single-serving plan from Blue Apron for $9.99+ a week.
instagram.com

Subscribe to a single-serving plan from Blue Apron for $9.99+ a week.

Advertisement

32. A compact skin-care kit in expensive-looking packaging that's sure to impress.

Get it from Amazon for $7.91 or Jet for $7.91.
amazon.com

Get it from Amazon for $7.91 or Jet for $7.91.

33. A four-pack of Burt's Bees lip balms that'll ensnare every last gift recipient in its moisturizing web.

Promising review: "I bought a few of these packs as Christmas gifts and they were a big hit. I bought a pack for myself, as well. Good quality and scents."—SmokeyJAGet a four-pack from Amazon for $8.53+ (or $2.13 each).
amazon.com

Promising review: "I bought a few of these packs as Christmas gifts and they were a big hit. I bought a pack for myself, as well. Good quality and scents."

SmokeyJA

Get a four-pack from Amazon for $8.53+ (or $2.13 each).

34. A 10-pack of vibrant bath bombs for delivering some MAJOR fizz and ~relaxing~ drama.

Promising review: "They are all individually wrapped so you could use them as a gift for 10 different people. I used the first one last night on my daughter who has very dry skin and wow! She came out of the bath with her skin feeling very lush. She loved the way it fizzed and the smell was light and lovely. There were actually purchased as a gift for my niece and I will be buying more for my daughter and myself." —TeiaraGet a 10-pack from Amazon for $24.94 (or $2.49 each).
amazon.com

Promising review: "They are all individually wrapped so you could use them as a gift for 10 different people. I used the first one last night on my daughter who has very dry skin and wow! She came out of the bath with her skin feeling very lush. She loved the way it fizzed and the smell was light and lovely. There were actually purchased as a gift for my niece and I will be buying more for my daughter and myself." —Teiara

Get a 10-pack from Amazon for $24.94 (or $2.49 each).

35. And a ~relatively~ inexpensive same-day flower delivery in case you *really* wanna ball out and impress your recipients.

fromyouflowers.com, fromyouflowers.com

Get them from From You Flowers: Flower Fields Mason Jar for $27.99+ or Stunning Lily and Iris Bouquet for $31.99+

And check out all the same-day best sellers here.

Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

Do your holiday shopping with BuzzFeed. Check out all of our gift guides here!

Allison Krausman / BuzzFeed