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    25 Cheap Gifts For Your Coworkers (Even The Ones You Hate)

    Treat the people you're forced to spend half your life with.

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    1. A deck of affirmation cards to help you when you're stuck in a meeting and your work spouse needs a lil' positivity.

    Get them from ModCloth for $15 or Amazon for $11.56.

    2. A set of stress-relieving squishies for the cat lady who leans into it really hard.

    Or you can split them up so each person in the cat-lady game has one of their own.

    Get them from Amazon for $6.78+ (available in three varieties).

    3. A neoprene laptop case in five colors as an easy-peasy way to avoid confusing computers when you're on a work trip.

    It has an accessory pocket and a zipper enclosure to secure your laptop, plus a top-loading, easy in and out design.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in three sizes, three color combos).

    4. A travel-size coloring book they'll find a spot for in their filing cabinet when they need to zone out for a bit.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.82 or Box Lunch for $6.99.

    5. A mini desk vacuum for a lil' help during the neatest coworker's requisite tidying breaks.

    Promising review: "Great for picking up staples, etc., off of my desk at work!" —Tammy Mahaffey-McFerran

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99 (available in two colors).

    6. And a colorful keyboard cover as some insurance for the klutz who's forever spilling coffee and water all over their desk.

    Promising review: "Very nice and thin protection for my MacAir keyboard. I bought this because I spilled coffee on my last one and ruined it! Hoping this helps prevent any future mishaps and keeps the dust, etc., out of the hard-drive areas of the laptop. It did take a little getting used to it, but I have had it now for a couple of months and really don't notice the difference anymore." —M. Vitali

    Get it from Amazon for $6.59 (available in 16 color combos).

    7. A HUGE bundle of hot sauce in case the Sriracha goes MIA from the break room.

    Get a 50-pack from Amazon for $11.39.

    8. A ~structured~ notepad that the person who thinks lists are sexy is going to adore.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.85.

    9. A pair of highly rated earbuds so they can finally get some peace and quiet in your open office.,

    This unassuming pair has 50,000+ reviews on Amazon!

    Promising review: "I can't believe these are so cheap! These sound fantastic. I mean I can feel myself getting fitter and more productive already. I put on a 'running' song to try out the quality and I immediately wanted to go running. I don't really run. At least I haven't in a while. I think I'll go now. Or maybe I'll clean the house...something that involves moving. I got purple cause every color is a slightly different price and they were one of the cheapest. I actually ended up liking the color. It comes with three different size rubber tips to fit your size ears." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $9.17+ (available with or without mic, nine colors).

    10. Or a desktop stand as a spot for their huge not-right-now headphones to rest.

    Promising review: "Works as advertised. Looks pretty good, too. It has little rubber pads on the bottom that keep it from sliding around on my desk. Worth the money if you have expensive headphones....or cheap ones ;-)." —Matthew Nelson

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99.

    11. A set of rose gold paperclips to help them win the Best Desk Award this year.

    Get a box of 250 from Amazon for $9.98.

    12. For your colleague who always #tbts their Paris trip, a Eiffel Tower eraser that'll help them reminisce about the champagne toast at the top even more.

    Get it from Box Lunch for $3.99.

    13. A six-pack of notebooks you can split between all your peeps who jot down every last thing.

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99.

    14. A Post-It dispenser to declutter their desk while reminding them to actually eat some fresh food during the day.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    15. A yummy mouse pad to make every hour snack o'clock.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    16. A loose-leaf tea infuser no one'll confuse with their own.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.89 (available in seven types).

    17. And minimalist coffee mug to make beverage breaks *that much* better.

    Get it from H&M for $5.99.

    18. A wordy mason jar as a reminder to save those bookmarks.

    Get it from Smash Craft Studio on Etsy for $8.95.

    19. A pair of fingerless gloves so they won't have to wear a blanket in the office.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.95 (available in eight colors).

    20. A deck of gold cards to joke about playing with Benjamins 'til you can do that IRL at your next poker night.

    Get them from Amazon for $4.99.

    21. A 40-pack of cheerful binder clips that'll incur the envy of everyone else in the office. Sorry!!!!!!

    Get them from Amazon for $2.60.

    22. A four-pack of bamboo back scratchers so they can avoid an awkward shimmy when they've got to get to that one spot.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.25.

    23. A succulent planter can bring a little outdoors inside, even if their view is merely of cubicle walls.

    Get it from WoodlandFever on Etsy for $7.50.

    24. A motion-activated air freshener for the person who's pissed they can't light a candle in the office.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.59.

    25. And a wineglass befitting the colleague who's always talking about their evening glass of vino.

    Get it from Brown Paper Crafts on Etsy for $10.

    OK sorry, this one is *right at* $10 but so worth it!

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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