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    29 Cute Things Cheap Enough So You Can Buy One For Your BFF Too

    One for me and one for you.

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    1. Adorable lil' boba tea earrings that even come with a tiny straw for your main bubble tea–run buddy! When's a good time to sip that stuff? ALL the time for you guys.

    Small earrings that look like a light pink bubble tea with visible bobas

    Get them from Amazon for $1.83+ (available in six colors).

    2. And a four-pack of ~wild~ earrings in case y'all can't stop texting about Tiger King, even though it's been at least a month since your initial watch.

    four pairs of faux-leather animal print earrings with two that are like loops and two that are like drops

    Get them from Amazon for $8.98+ (available in 10 combos).

    3. A smol holographic bag you can wear around your waist or on your shoulder to keep the essentials nearby while keeping it fashion.

    stylish person holding a holographic translucent purse the size of an envelope with a strap

    Get it from Amazon for $8.87 (available in two styles).

    4. Or a slightly larger fanny pack in an equally cute holographic range of colors with a surprising amount of storage room, and with a hidden zippered pocket that lays flat against the body while wearing it. Running in the park will be SO much easier.


    Get it from Amazon for $6.99 (available in two colors).

    5. A bunny-shaped door opener you can attach to your key ring. It'll be far preferable to using your shirt sleeve for the task!

    person using the door opener on a public door
    ImpulsiveConceptsLTD / Etsy

    Get it from ImpulsiveConceptsLTD on Etsy for $5.99 (available in 11 colors).

    Not a rabbit fan? No worries! This shop has lots more animal shapes for the choosing.

    6. Cheap sunnies that'll be worth 10x their weight in compliments, which'll really come in handy for your BFF who can barely hold onto a pair of designer shades. If/when they lose these, it won't be a wild goose chase to recover them.,

    Promising review (for the pic on the right): "Love love love these glasses! The pink is true to color and the shape is flattering on my face. Such great quality for such a reasonable price!" —Ally

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in five single colors or a combo pack of the shown glasses).

    7. A six-pack of sprout bookmarks perfect for holding their place when leafing through a book to see how many pages left 'til the next chapter.

    leaf-like bookmarks sticking out of the top of two books

    Anyone who says they don't do that is a liar.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.03.

    8. A six-pack of macaron-like containers you can split up and distribute amongst the friend group, concentrating on your friend who's forever taking off their earrings and losing them in a purse.

    four-way pic of maracon-looking storage boxes holding pills and small pieces of jewelry

    Get them from Amazon for $7.99.

    9. A flashy lil' watch without the matching price because you're both saving up for that bucket list trip in 2021., Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99+ (available in nine styles).

    10. An adorable coffee spoon they can use to stir in all the stuff they use to make their coffee *exactly* like they like it.

    reviewer pic of a cat shaped spoon in a coffee mug with paws resting on side of mug

    Get it from Amazon for $1.79.

    11. A 16-pack of adorable squishy animals for ~safely~ expressing some of their bottled-up rage instead of in a reply-all email chain. Though that would be the stuff of legend....

    the squishy animals

    Get them from Amazon for $7.49.

    12. A well-dressed pig pin (of no relation to the Peanuts character Pigpen) to keep 'em company on their lapel as they go about their day.

    denim lapel with three enamel pins of pigs wearing colorful rainboots

    Get it from Amazon for $2.49+ (available in three colors).

    13. A tie-dye T-shirt because remember when you and your friends tried to DIY some in your backyard and made a huge mess? Yeah, this'll be a way cuter outcome.

    the tie-dye T-shirt with "HONEY" and a heart design on the breast

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in 37 styles/colors and women's sizes XS-XL).

    14. A five-pack of chopstick-cradling cats you can whip out at your next at-home sushi night. It's already super impressive that you make your own sushi. These lil' helpers will just be the icing on top!

    tabletop with five little cats made for resting your chopsticks

    Get them from Amazon for $8.98.

    15. A pair of lotus-like cotton swab holders that'll make anyone who has an organization method for everything extremely happy. It's cute enough to sway even the messiest of folks too!

    a black holder and a white holder

    Get them from Amazon for $8.48 (available in four color combos).

    16. A palm reading card deck so you and your pal can practice reading each others' lines, even on the go!

    some instructional cards in the deck
    Urban Outfitters

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $9.

    17. A reversible sequin pillow case to update their couch for about the same price as your go-to McD's order.

    purple sequin pillow with blue on reverse

    Get it from Amazon for $6.89+ (available in 12 color combos).

    18. A soap holder that'll cradle their cleansing bar without letting it turn into a glob of goo.

    bathroom counter view with three whale-shaped bar soap holders with slots for draining water

    Get it from Amazon for $2.98 (color chosen at random).

    19. A Selenite skyscraper for any crystal or interior design enthusiasts. It's going to look like you spent close to $50 on it!!! And I say that because I recently saw one in a boutique at that price.,

    Promising review: "This is a lovely piece!! It is larger than I expected and very sturdy. Makes me wish I had more places to put one so I could buy another!" —Charity Youngblood

    Get it from Amazon for $6.49.

    20. A couple of plant watering stakes to split between two green thumbs whose houseplants are still alive. (How?!)

    glass bird-looking bulbs filled with water inserted into a container plant

    Plz teach me your ways.

    Get two from Amazon for $8.90.

    21. A six-pack of succulent votive candles for the aspiring old plant lady whose track record for keeping actual plants alive is less than stellar.

    the candles

    I've killed multiple air plants! So I can relate.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.77.

    22. A 20-pack of fawn-cy hair clips that'll help outfit your pal who somehow always has their hair different or a new hair accessory.

    the clips arranged on a tabletop

    Get them from Amazon for $9.49.

    23. A succulent planter with a romantic pig awaiting a roommate in case they're a total plant dad but like for their planters to be as attention-grabbing as the actual plants.

    the planter with a little pig leaning on the side

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    24. A dainty heart necklace in three finishes that'll be perfect for friendship jewelry, even if you're a little bit country and they're a little bit rock 'n' roll.

    three versions of the necklace in a black, gold, and silver finish

    Get it from Amazon for $5.85 (available in three finishes).

    25. A Water-Meow-Lon Lip Smacker to deliver a delicious, juicy dose of moisture to your pout. Plus there are five cute characters, which'll give you plenty to work with while sharing with friends.

    the lip balm with a cute cat lid

    Get it from Amazon for $2.99 (also available in a bunny, fox, panda, and unicorn).

    26. A makeup brushes set with super pretty marble-print handles to help them swatch that new palette they texted you about during a Memorial Day Sale to which you responded "BUY IT."

    set of makeup brushes with marble-print handles fanned out on tabletop

    Promising review: "The brushes are a good density and there's no fall out hairs. Try are also very soft so they blend liquid and powder products quite nicely! I would definitely recommend!" —Jenna LeCompte

    Get 15 brushes from Amazon for $11.98.

    27. A five-pack of washable mesh shopping totes for a très chic solution to them always having to pay for a plastic bag. I own one and can vouch that these beauts ball up into very little space but have some Mary Poppins-like capabilities.


    Seriously though, I have a beige one and fill 'er up with heavy hardback library books during weekend errands and most anything else that needs to go in there.

    Get them from Amazon for $14.98.

    28. A six-pack of adorable highlighters they'll wanna keep on their person 24/7.

    hand holding a smaller highlighter pen that looks like a pill capsule with more in the background

    Get them from Amazon for $7.99.

    29. A soybean keychain made for squeezing when ya' feel like fidgeting or a little anxious. This is FAR cuter than a stress ball!

    hand squeezing keychain so one of the little peas comes out

    Get it from Amazon for $2.65.

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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