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52 Practical Gifts Under $25 You’ll Want For Everyone On Your List

This Baby Yoda magnet to help them with their dishes, *perfect* touchscreen-friendly gloves, and handy mug warmer are all a Big Practical Gift Mood.

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1. A Geekey multi-tool, which looks impressive at first glance, but functions as *deep breath* a coring tip, serrated edge, can opener, wire stripper, smoking pipe, file, imperial and metric ruler, protractor, bottle opener, multi-head fit driver, lanyard hole, bike spoke key, screw driver tip, wrench, *and* bit driver all at once. In is a whole lot.

A small steel key-shaped tool with various grooves and measurements
The Grommet

Promising review: "Beautifully made piece out of, appropriately, 420 stainless steel. As a machinist, I certainly appreciate the challenges of machining stainless. Five stars on the engineering and design. These types of tools (including this one) are only so practical for a few of their features usually, but this one will be with me all the time!" —Watt

Get it from The Grommet for $22.95 or Amazon for $22.99.

2. An adorably encouraging daily planner they can fill out throughout the course of each day — a super cute gift for the friend who likes to keep organized.

A blank page of the planner

Each planner comes with 50 tear-off sheets the size of a standard piece of paper.

Promising review: "Love the layout of this, it's the best layout I have seen yet! Bought as a gift but loved it so much I kept it. Sturdy paper, love that it's not so much a year's planner but a fun and organized daily schedule generator. I also use a yearly planner but I will never be without this! I can write out all the details on this that won't fit on yearly planner and rip off the page and take it with me. Love love love it!" —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

3. Plus a set of eye-popping fine-point pens designed for planners and journals that will not only delight them with their easy gliding, but also the way they never bleed through pages.

Fine point pens in 18 different colors

Promising review: "I bought these pens during quarantine, not expecting much, considering they are quite inexpensive. I've used well-known brand marker/pens in the past, and didn't want to pay much for markers I'd use for coloring. I was concerned about the tips bending or bleeding, but I was completely wrong and am very satisfied with this product! They do not bleed, and the tips are strong and thin. I use these pens for coloring, hand-lettering, and note-taking, and they're exactly what I was looking for! The only regret I have is that I did not order the larger pack with more colors!!" —Michael Fanizzi

Get a set of 18 from Amazon for $7.99.

4. A Baby Yoda dishwasher magnet for *that* friend who can't get enough of him. This lil' bub is reversible, so they'll always know whether the dishes in the dishwasher are "clean" or "dirty" and avoid any dirty dish-related mishaps.

A reversible magnet - one side is Baby Yoda holding a mug and says "Clean," the other is baby yoda eating a frog that says "dirty"

Promising review: "We use this everyday, and love seeing the little Baby Yoda in our kitchen! It was nice that it came with its own adhesive magnet, but we didn't end up using it since the magnet stuck to our dishwasher on our own. It's holding up very nicely with daily use. No noticeable scratches or damage to our dishwasher. Would definitely recommend to any Baby Yoda fans!" —Raffi

Get it from Amazon for $9.49.

5. Or a reversible Baby Yoda door sign to let people know when they're taking a lil' nap or when they're ready to charm the universe with their intergalactic cuteness again.


Get it from BoxLunch for $5.45 (originally $10.90).

6. A lovely-smelling Star Wars hand sanitizer so both the Force *and* the germ-killing ethyl alcohol can be with them.

A row of mini hand sanitizers with keychain loops

Available in Darth Vader (black tea), C3PO (amber and ginseng), Chewbacca (coconut), and Yoda (cedarwood and lime).

Get it from Firebox for $8 (available in four characters).

Psst — you can also get a Disney villain hand sanitizer in Ursula, Maleficent, Cruella De Vil, or the Evil Queen!

7. A mug warmer to keep their coffee piping hot long after they brew it, so they can stop drinking it cold every time their morning slips into the time-space-caffeine continuum.

A mug of coffee on top of a black round heated small plate

Promising review: "I am currently working from home and I make tea at every hour of every day. I used to own a Mr. Coffee and had lost it during transition of moving so I HAD to get another one. I’m so glad that I did because now my tea stays warm throughout work. There is no adjustment to high and low but I prefer things simple. You just switch it on and it stays on. The plate gets pretty hot which makes my cup hot at the bottom. No issue for me because I don’t have children. I prefer warm tea over piping hot or freezing cold. This little device is my best friend and it’s great. I would definitely recommend this to anyone that loves a 'just right' cup of anything." —Cecy R.

Get it from Amazon for $15.20.

8. A super popular time-marked water bottle that comes in a bajillion different colors to help motivate them to stay hydrated. Come for the fun colors, but stay for the super handy flip top lid and silicone, leakproof spout that actually makes drinking water seem — dare I say — fun?,

Promising review: "I love the finish on the bottle! I hate holding wet water bottles and this does NOT sweat! It also holds two full bottles of 16.9-oz. packages water bottles so it’s very easy to get my full water intake on the go! Easy to carry, fits in my car's cup holders perfectly (not big at all like some water bottles). I got the ombré purple to teal and it’s very true to color. Easy to clean, wide enough for bottle brushes, and the straw stays put. I also love how I just push the little button by the mouthpiece and it just pops open quick for easy drinking (if you’re driving and don’t need to be messing around opening bottles😉). Highly recommend this water bottle. For the price, it’s amazing! Keeps my water cool for hours too." —Alicia

Get it on Amazon for $16.99 (available in 13 colors).

9. A dainty beaded face mask chain to keep their mask on their person while they're driving in the car between errands.

Firefly Feeling Bright/Etsy

Firefly Feeling Bright is a Florida-based Etsy shop established in 2019 that specializes in artisanal jewelry.

Promising review: "Love this beaded mask chain! Arrived quickly. I get many compliments every time I wear it. Perfect for work where I have to wear a mask while for long periods of time." —Meredith Pollack

Get it from Firefly Feeling Bright on Etsy for $7.

10. A set of 450 (!!) soap sheets in nine compact containers, so they'll be able to pop them in their bag, their car, or wherever they might want a quick hand wash when they're on the go.

A series of images showing small soap sheets in a container with a model taking them out, holding their hands under water, and lathering them

Promising review: "These are fantastic! They work just as described (you truly only need a small amount of water and they lather generously) and really do smell like honeysuckle, as a previous review mentioned. :) They arrived quickly and we were able to test them out on a road trip as we visited two national parks and multiple out-of-the-way places in between. I've generally carried liquid hand soap in my trunk, but it's been messy at times and was hard to take with us when we were away from the car. These solved all those issues, and there are enough in the set that everyone could carry a package in their own day pack, we put one in each glovebox, and we have them in our 72-hour emergency kits as well. So handy!" —EMiller

Get a set of nine for $16.99.

11. A bottle of Drop It, a natural wine sulfate and tannin remover to prevent wine-related allergies and migraines, so they can enjoy that wine advent calendar without powering through a migraine the whole next day.

Reviewer image of glass of red wine with a bottle of Drop It, along with a caption explaining that it's been working

It's also a lot more cost-effective and environmentally-friendly than wine wands or other competitors — a single bottle of this can be used to treat up to 55 glasses of wine, as opposed to wands that can only do a few glasses each before they get tossed. Plus, this is a heck of a lot easier to use if you want to drink out at a restaurant without pulling out a "wine wand" and calling attention to yourself. Drop It recommends 1-2 drops for each glass of white wine, 2-3 for a glass of red, and 7-9 if you're treating the whole bottle at once. Once it's in the glass, swirl lightly for 20 seconds, and you should be raring to go!

Promising review: "For many years, I have been that friend who always says 'no thanks, I can't drink wine.' Even one small small glass would give me the worst migraine. So I gave up. Several weeks ago, I happened across an ad for Drop It and thought I might as well give it a shot. I took a big risk the day it arrived and had two huge glasses of red wine that I knew would give me a massive migraine the next day. It just so happened I had a midterm that next morning too — and so the stakes were high. I woke up feeling fantastic. Since then I have repeated the experiment (to make sure it wasn't a fluke) and found that no matter how much wine I drink, as long as I use the drops, I don't have a migraine the next day. I'm so pleased to have found something that makes wine drinking possible and enjoyable again! I have nothing but great things to say about the product. It's easy to use and very discreet. I visited some friends last week and we spent a few hours at a wine bar. It was easy to add my drops. I took a small taste of the wine before adding the drops and found that it did not alter the taste at all. Thanks for a great product and a great buying experience. I will be back for more." —Mackenzie

Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

12. A toilet night-light so they can navigate to the bathroom without stubbing their toe on 86 things or turning on the overhead light and confusing their poor brain into thinking it's daytime.

A toilet glowing blue

This LED toilet light has 16 colors that can work on a rotation or as a solid color.

Promising review: "This seemingly silly little gadget has turned out to be great! The light level (brightness) can be dimmed down if desired, and the color can be set to whatever you want, but the bottom line is that you don't need to turn on a bright overhead light (which wakes me up and makes me angry, not a good combination) when you need to go into the bathroom at night. Cleaning it is a breeze, too; what seems like it's going to be a problem...isn't. I can't recommend this toilet night light highly enough, and I'm not ashamed to admit it. Could be on the gift list this December." —Lee R. Gurr

Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

13. A chic rose gold rechargeable electric lighter your candle-loving friend can use to replace all their old gas ones. This one is not only pretty, but completely flameless, and made with a long stem so they can use it to light gas burners and larger candles.

Emma Lord/BuzzFeed, Amazon

This also comes in other pretty colors, but I am especially partial to this one because I bought it for my parents (their kitchen is entirely pink and one of my favorite places on Earth), and this was SO EASY to use — not to mention super safe! I'm a big weenie about fire (LOL, self-preservation) so I've always stuck to extended-arm gas lighters, but this is much better for the environment (plus cuter), so I feel a lot better about using it.

Promising review: "Wow. This thing is amazing. Small and so easy to use. My husband kept saying it won’t actually light anything and was blown away when it did. We lit candles and paper to use as tinder with absolutely no effort. No fuel needed. Just a quick recharging. And no waste in throwing away those huge and never-easy-to-use-butane sticks. Love love it. Easy buying process so I would recommend everyone buy one." —Diane Bold

Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in five colors).

14. Plus a rainbow candle accessory set so they can take proper care of their candles while adding some 🌈 🌈 🌈 aesthetic to their living room.


Each set comes with three pieces: a wick trimmer, a candle snuffer, and a wick dipper.

Promising review: "This is such a beautiful set! I bought this after I learned what a wick dipper does, and how when you extinguish the flame with it in the wax, there NO SMOKE! Game changer! I've also been using the wick trimmer and it is really nice. After you trim the wick, the cut off portion nicely sits on the closed blades, so you can easily throw it away. I am really happy that I bought this, and I think it would make a lovely present. It comes with a nice bag, too." —mbecky

Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

15. A pocket-sized Tile Mate so they'll never lose anything to a couch cushion again — they can easily attach it to their keys, purse, or even their pet and easily find them when they're lost. All they have to do is connect the Tile Mate to the Tile app on their phone, and if they misplace something, the app will find it in a snap (and even make the Tile Mate "ring" so they'll be able to hear it under the bed where the cat has hidden it — big mood).

A white square Tile Mate attached to a key ring

Promising review: "Great item for finding my dog when she decides to fall asleep somewhere in the house and we can’t find her (Tile is on her collar). To top it off, she’s lost most of her hearing so she doesn’t hear me calling her. The noise of the Tile is loud enough to wake her up from her slumber and she comes wandering out from her hiding spot wondering what the noise is. Saves from turning the house inside out looking for her. LOL." —Bill

Get it from Tile for $24.99.

16. A dual-sided device cleaner with two sides — one with an antimicrobial-treated cleaning solution to clear off the grime, and another with a soft polishing buffer to make it gleam.

One side dispenses a cleaning solution that kills bacteria, and the other side polishes the surface off so it looks nice and shiny.

Promising review: "Saw a friend at work using this; she showed me and I had to have one. I wasn't disappointed. Gets all the gunk off my phone, iPad, computer screens, and my kids' Kindles. Getting these for gifts this year. Awesome." —kevin

Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

17. A sparkling-wine saver that will keep their bubblies bubbling, so they can pop a bottle any day of the week without worrying about wasting the leftovers. (Psst — this gift pairs well with an actual bottle of bubbly, wink wink, nudge nudge.)

A model securing the stopper on a bottle
Amazon / Via

I purchased one of these at the aggressive behest of a friend, and it's LEGIT. I told myself I was a Red Wine Lady my whole life because it was easier to save for later, but now that I don't live in constant fear of wasting the bubbly stuff, I am an All Wine Lady and have finally achieved my truest form.

Promising review: "I purchased this stopper after seeing one being used at a local wine tasting event. I enjoy sparkling wines, but either have to drink the whole bottle myself before it gets flat (ugh) or throw it out (terribly wasteful). This product was the answer to my problem! It is very easy to use and keeps my sparkling beverage fresh and bubbly! Definitely a must!" —MKC

Check out BuzzFeed's review of the wine saver here!

Get it from Amazon for $10.97.

18. A magnetic Harry Styles bookmark so they can keep their place every time they have to stop reading and chase a watermelon sugar high.

Bookmarks shaped like cartoon versions of Harry Styles in different outfits

Aurum98 is a US-based Etsy shop established in 2020 that specializes in magnetic bookmarks.

Promising review: "PLEASE, these are the cutest bookmarks of harry i’ve ever seen! This is the best thing that i’ve ever bought, like really! And also, really great fast shipping! I would recommend buying from this shop and i will definitely order from it again <333." —joana baeta

Get it from Aurum98 on Etsy for $4.33 (available in eight styles or a three-pack).

19. An all-in-one measuring cube for the baker in your life — this one compact utensil measures 19 different portions, including imperial *and* metric, and also happens to be dishwasher and microwave-safe.

A yellow measuring cube with grooves measuring a

Each cube measures *deep breath*: 1 cup, ½ cup, ⅓ cup, ¼ cup, 2 tbsp, 1 tbsp, ½ tbsp, 1 tsp, ½ tsp, ¼ tsp, 120 mL, 80 mL, 60 mL, 30 mL, 15 mL, 7.5 mL, 5 mL, 2.5 mL, and 2 mL.

Promising review: "First of all I gotta say, I don’t cook much and if there’s something I hate after cooking is having to wash all the bunch of utensils I have to use once I use them. This cube has been amazing, I don’t have to wash a million utensils over and over, it’s very easy to use, easy to clean and it’s very handy to use for when I’m meal-prepping for the week. I bought this out of curiosity and ended up enjoying it a lot. If a regular guy like me it’s enjoying it, I’m sure it would be a great tool for people who cooks or bakes in a regular basis." —Daniel Matajira

Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

20. A purse organizer insert they can easily slide into any bag, from a tote to a designer dig, for instant pockets to organize their life. Another perk? If they're switching out their purse, all they have to do is slide the organizer out and pop it in with all their stuff raring to go.

Bonus: this also stops the inside liner of their purse from getting dirty if anything happens to explode (been there, cleaned the Panera butter packet out of that).

Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this item!!! I love it so much I bought it again, in a different color, for another bag. It keeps your handbag clean, organized and maintains its value!!! They fit perfectly inside all of my bags, and when I want to keep the same color organizer, all I have to do is lift it up and place it in another bag. It already has everything I need and I don’t have to reorganize!!! If you like to keep your handbags clean and organized this is the BEST invention ever!!!" —Jamie R.

Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in five sizes and 16 colors).

21. A five-pack of Old Navy masks you can get in 20 different combinations — including some new QUITE festive new holiday ones.

Emma Lord/BuzzFeed, Old Navy

I held off on buying these at first because I truly couldn't choose a set to save my life (AESTHETICS ARE IMPORTANT TO ME), but after my brother got a set he loved I caved and got them too. These are super sturdy, well-made, SO great for the price point, and come in genuinely cute patterns and solids that make it a lot easier to match something to your outfit or mood. I tied the elastic on mine just for a snugger fit, but the size they come in well-suited for adult faces. The ones I'm holding above are the "Check Mates" mix.

Promising review: "Bought these as extras. Super comfortable and I throw them in the wash after each use. They open up and cover nose to chin. Bought them in colors my husband would use as well. Good purchase." —Old Navy Customer

Type Of Fit: Adjustable elastic ear straps

Pocket For Filter: No

Fabric Type: Cotton

Shipping Time: Standard shipping

Get a five-pack from Old Navy: the regular pack for $12.50 (available in 20 varieties) and the holiday pack for $12.50 (available in 11 varieties).

22. A contoured sleep mask designed to alleviate pressure from their eyes and plunge them into total delicious darkness, while staying put on their head without any Velcro snagging in their hair. A lot of 20-minute power naps are about to turn into three-hour sleep-a-paloozas, y'all.,

Promising review: "BUY IT. Trust me. I haven’t been on a 'sleep mask journey' for the perfect one like many others have but I read millions of reviews and when I saw the one for this mask I was sold. It is the BEST sleep mask. It’s so soft and smooth. It’s like memory foam so when you press on it it comes back up, but conforms to you and your face. Side sleepers: (that’s me) it NEVER MOVES! It stays on great. OH and there’s no Velcro sticking to your hair, YAY! It’s a simple band that can move to make it loose or tighter. The eye part doesn’t look deep, but trust me you CAN open your eyes with it on. It’s pitch black relief. It’s the best mask you’ll get, trust me." —Kendra

Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in three colors).

23. A mini Le Creuset round cocotte perfect for anyone who lives on their own — this makes perfect individual-sized servings, so they can craft their perfect mac and cheese bakes without dealing with a massive cleanup later.

A small ivory Le Creuset cocotte with a lid

Get it from Nordstrom for $20 (originally $26; available in ivory and blue).

24. An adorable key cover for someone who has keys that all look a little bit *too* alike, or needs to differentiate their house keys from other people's (woof @ that one time I took my roommate's keys to work!!).

A black silicone cat on a keychain

Promising review: "Very easy to put on my key. Makes it very easy and fast to find the correct key." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $6.50.

25. A streak-free anti-fog spray they can quickly apply to eyeglasses, sunglasses, and face shields to prevent them from fogging up while they're wearing a mask.

A reviewer image of a person wearing unfogged glasses with their face mask holding up the spray

Promising review: "Since the pandemic we (essential workers) are obviously wearing masks. Now doing so, our glasses are fogging up from our breath so I had to take action for myself and fix this issue. I have followed many ways to try and fix this issue but to avail — I gave up and thought I would give this product a try. I am so glad that I did as this has fixed the problem with my safety glasses fogging up on me. I definitely would recommend this product!" —Glen

Get it from Amazon for $9.55.

26. A cloud-shaped magnetic key holder for an absurdly cute storage option for their keys. I dare them to forget anything that's dangling from this lil' cloud.

A minimalist cloud magnet tacked to a wall holding two sets of car keys

Promising review: "One of the most useful purchases I've ever made on Amazon. I use it every single day to hang my keys. I've had it for at least half a year now. Hasn't lost any magnetism." —Makenah

Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

27. A compact, high-speed portable charger compatible with Galaxy phones, iPhones, iPads, and AirPods that's so light it won't even feel like it's in their bag.

A black charging bank connected to a phone

Promising review: "I ordered this after using my sister's while waiting at an appointment. Now I wouldn't leave the house without it. It is worth the money and small enough to carry in a pocketbook or bag. It goes everywhere with me now and it has saved me. It is worth every penny. I've even been so impressed that I bought four more for Christmas gifts and an extra for me." —Natalie Marrino

Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in four colors).

28. A seat gap filler so they will never again have to sacrifice a beloved french fry and/or their phone to the abyss between the seat and the console.

A black seat filler wedged between a seat and car console

These Drop Stop seat gap fillers were originally featured on Shark Tank!

Promising review: "I have bought about six of these for myself and friends/family. Cell phones, wallets, keys, change, and everything else doesn't fall through. I will not have another car without it. I was in a friend's car, and my phone dropped through the seat. He got a Drop Stop the next day." —kellen

Get a two-pack from Amazon for $22.99.

29. An organic cat grass kit complete with its own kitty-shaped mug so they can grow some healthy hairball-preventing nibbles for their furriest friend — they should see full stalks in just five to seven days 😻.

A white cat shaped mug with cat grass growing out of it that a cat is nibbling

Promising review: "This organic kitty grass kit is the answer to all of my problems. I found that when I would buy kitty grass at the store it was always nearly passed its prime or it just didn't look fresh. This kit changes everything. In just a day I started to see growth and within two days my cats had fresh, dewy kitty grass in front of their furry faces. I ordered the kit plus the replacements and I used one of the replacements in another kitty cat mug I had and it worked just as well. I love it all and can't wait to re-order. This is definitely a hit in my house!" —Carrie Scott

Get it from Amazon for $15.97.

30. A pair of thick touchscreen-friendly gloves with pads to better grip your phone and text from it, so they don't have to risk frostbite every time they text "five min away!!" (which we all knew in our hearts was a lie anyway).

Promising review: "I love these gloves. These fit well, they are soft, and warm. The pads on the palm and fingers give the a sure grip and the nodules on the thumb and two fingers allow me to use my iPhone without taking them off. These are the best gloves I've ever had." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes M-XL and five colors).

31. A silicone Nutella AirPods case partially to protect their tech, but mostly so they can prop it next to an actual full-sized Nutella jar and caption it, "Don't ever talk to me or my son ever again."

An AirPods case that looks like a jar of Nutella

Promising review: "The minute I opened the package I knew I made the right choice. This case is thick and well-made. I get so frustrated when my case falls and the AirBuds go in every direction. Couple of days ago the left ear fell out the case and a car ran over it. That cost me $69+ so I decided to take care of that issue and get a case. I purposely dropped it after I put the case in and everything was in tact.. I’m happy !!" —Karen

Get it from Amazon for $7.97.

32. A rapid egg cooker that I am warning you right now is going to become their only personality trait. It can make soft, medium, *and* hard-boiled eggs in addition to poaching, scrambling, and making omelettes out of them. This gizmo is like a thousand potential brunches in one.


I've owned one of these babies and have faithfully used it every week for upward of two years, and especially love it during quarantine — it simplifies breakfast because I know no matter what weird assortment of groceries I'm working with, there are precooked eggs to add some protein to it (I like mine medium-boiled 🍳). If my dinner is boring or seems like it needs a little extra "oomph" to it, I'll throw in an egg from this too. Some reviews note that the alarm on it is a little loud, but the new models have significantly decreased the volume and sing a little song instead!

Promising review: "You know those objects that are totally unnecessary, but you see them and fall in love and live forever in happiness with your random kitschy thing? This is that thing. I saw this egg cooker on a BuzzFeed list and, even though I am a fully functioning adult who has never had trouble cooking eggs before in my life, I knew I had to have it. I have not been disappointed. It makes especially lovely, perfectly round omelets with minimal cleanup required. Hard and soft boiled eggs cook evenly and taste great. The poached eggs are tender and melt in your mouth over toast." —Sonnet A. Fitzgerald

Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in five colors).

33. A pair of wireless sleep headphones that will play white noise or the music of their choice in a comfy headband, so they don't have to risk their ears getting sore while they snooze.

A model sleeping with the headphone band around her ears

Psst — they can also use these to keep their ears warm during walks or run in the colder months!

Promising review: "I LOVE THESE HEADBAND HEADPHONES! Why did I not invent this myself? This is exactly what I was looking for to use for meditation while I sleep. This item is soft, lightweight and perfect for the side sleeper. The flat earphones are just what I needed to get a more relaxed good night's sleep. I haven't used them until the battery ran down, but I have used them for at least nine hours at a time. What more can I say. BUY IT! You won't be sorry!" —PB

Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

34. A beloved Carharrt beanie (that has over 35,000 positive reviews!!) to help them stave off the cold all winter long, keeping their noggin both super warm and — perhaps most importantly of all — color-coordinated to their other winter gear. This comes in so many colors that whoops, you might just buy one for every person on your list.,

Promising review: "Best type of this hat I've owned. I like this particular hat because it's long enough that, if it's really cold, you can pull the hat all the way down and double the fabric over your ears to keep them warmer. Most types of these hats I find are not deep enough to do that. So this is by far my favorite cold weather hat. Carhartt put some thought into this hat, and it paid off. Superior." —Dave

*Another* promising review: "This is the warmest, best hat ever. I've never really worn hats, living in California, but have had to go to Minnesota and other cold places recently for work, and it keeps my head SO WARM. It's soft (I hate even the tiniest bit of scratchy feeling) and the purple sage color is muted and elegant and lovely. I don't think I will ever buy another kind of hat again!" —Lia

Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in one size and 28 styles).

35. A Beyoncé-inspired coffee mug to take them from "I woke up like this" to "slay all day."

An illustration of Beyoncé on a white mug
The Trini Gee/Etsy

The Trini Gee is a Texas-based, Black-owned Etsy shop established in 2017 that specializes in "products infused with melanin and culture," including drinkware, apparel, and tech accessories.

Promising review: "OMG this mug is AMAZING! Seller is awesome and answered all of my questions right away. Shipping was super quick. My friend is a huge Beyoncé fan and I know she is going to love this! Thank you!" —Yasmeen

Get it from The Trini Gee on Etsy for $20+ (available in two sizes).

Psst — this item ✨ships for free! ✨

36. An ~Invisibobble~, aka a traceless hair tie. It's designed to blend with hair and give ponytails a little extra height without snagging or tangling.

A model stretching a brown spiraled hair tie between their fingers

Promising review: "I have really fine, thin hair. This is one of the few ponytail holders that holds my hair and doesn't tangle it. I love it! I also use it to hold my hair before I twist it up into a bun or put a fancy clip over it. It's my secret weapon for getting my hair to stay up." —Suzanne

Get a three-pack from CVS for $7.99 (available in brown, black, and clear).

37. A gorgeous oversized scarf so cozy it can basically double as an emergency blanket.,

Promising review: "I am not really big on wearing scarves but thought this was cute and I’d try it out. It’s awesome!! It’s so soft easy to wear and you could even use it around your shoulders like a shawl. I got compliments all day when I wore it. I’m going to see if there are different colors and buy a few more!" —KmR

Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in 29 styles).

38. A ridiculously cute microwaveable stuffed animal that doubles as a heating pad. These bubs are also lavender-scented, which may help with anxiety or insomnia if they need a soothing way to calm down.,

These "Warmies" are each filled with all-natural grain and dried lavender, so they can microwave them to use them as heating pads or pop in a sealed bag in the freezer for two to three hours to use them as a cold pack.

Promising review: "When I get my monthly, I use a heating pad to bring down my cramps and mine recently broke. I heard about this through social media and thought why not give it a try. I used it and it was amazing. I have trouble sleeping and the lavender scent really helped me go to sleep and it heats up and it stays warm for quite a while. This is definitely worth buying and worth putting money toward. it looks very cute and is very soft so if you get your monthly and you have a hard time sleeping I would definitely use this. It is not a waste of money or time at all." —Ash Wang

Get it from Amazon for $16.93 (available in 17 animals).

39. A face mask freshening spray to not only spruce up a face mask that might still have lingering sweat smells after going through the wash, but give them a much-needed breath of ~calm~.

face mask sprays in scents called &quot;bliss,&quot; &quot;breathe,&quot; &quot;clear mind,&quot; &quot;calm,&quot; and &quot;lavender&quot;
Pie Town Soap Co./Etsy

Pie Town Soap Co. is an Arizona-based Etsy shop established in 2016 that specializes in handmade soaps and aromatherapy. You can get the spray in Breathe, Shield, Calm, Good Mood, Lavender, Sundew, Clear Mind, and Bliss.

Promising review: "The face mask sprays were a big hit in our small town hospital! Thank you for making wearing a mask for 12 hours better! The sprays smell wonderful!" —Cathy Smith

Get it from Pie Town Soap Co. on Etsy for $7.50+ (available in seven scents and two sizes).

40. A fandom-themed soap, because why get squeaky clean in an ordinary shower when they can get squeaky clean *and* transport themselves to their favorite book worlds at the same time?

Story Scentsations/Etsy

Story Scentsations is a Nevada-based Etsy shop established in 2017 that specializes in fandom-themed soaps, including soaps from Twilight, Harry Potter, Jane Austen novels, and other pop culture phenomenons.

Promising review: "This soap smells amazing!! I purchased Percy Jackson and Ginny Weasley and the scents are spot on. The packaging and ingredients are a 5/5 as well. Definitely will be purchasing more!" —Jenn

Get it from Story Scentsations on Etsy: Percy Jackson for $8.99 and Anne Shirley for $8.99.

41. A Disco Kitten peel off glitter mask to brighten and exfoliate their skin with ingredients like lily, orange flower, elder flower, and magnolia extract — TBH, the ball dropping on New Year's will be jealous of their face.


Promising review: "I really, really like this mask. When you apply the mask to your face it looks like shimmering pearls. What I really like about the product is that it is a peel-off mask. Depending on thickly you put the product on your face it only takes 20-30 minutes to dry. That sounds like a long time but it is worth the wait. When you peel this off your face and then do a final rinse your face feels and looks wonderful." —Grandma Fran

Get it from Amazon for $19.27.

42. A pair of chic period-proof underwear with full leak protection that will be suuuuuch a relief for anyone on your list who deals with heavy periods — these can replace pads and tampons on lighter days, and are excellent extra protection for them on heavier ones.

Models wearing period underwear in blue, white, and pale pink

Ruby Love is a Black woman-owned business established in 2015 that not only specializes in period underwear, but leakproof sleepwear, swimwear, and activewear (check out more designs on Ruby Love's website).

Promising review: "You have a loyal customer here with me, already placed a new order. The leakproof stuff in your products worked for me all day, one day at work. I got caught up doing overtime and worked from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. last weekend and wore the underwear all day. At about 3 p.m. with nothing and then I added the double-sided pad in for the rest of the night. By 8 p.m., I still had no leaks. I am super happy. I did not feel a thing and they were super comfy." —Tanya

Get it from Ruby Love for $18.99+ (available in women's sizes XS-3XL and dozens of colors and styles).

43. A pretty pink, super-soft Makeup Eraser that wipes makeup right off their face with nothing but water and a gentle scrub — and, more importantly, has a microfiber blend specifically designed to clear gunk from pores, so they'll get the freshest, most efficient clean possible.


It's got two sides — one that can wipe off all their makeup with water and a light scrubbing, and another that exfoliates their skin. Plus, all they have to do when they're done using it is wet it and hang it up to dry! No more wasting money on icky washcloths that hurt their skin!!!

Promising review: "THIS. THING. IS. AMAZING. I have literally never had clearer skin. It does exactly what it says it does: erases your makeup. Waterproof or not, it all goes away with just a little water and a little bit of scrubbing. I will forever be amazed by this. Never buying another makeup remover product again." —Brittany

Check out BuzzFeed's review of the Makeup Eraser for more deets!

Get it from Amazon for $20 (available in seven colors).

44. A sleek, compact reusable straw keychain to help them save the environment AND make it that much easier to find their keys when they're rooting around for them in the abyss of their purse.


The container even comes with an itty bitty straw cleaner so you can get even more long-term use out of it — and, more importantly, a silicone tip so you can use it on warmer drinks or hot days that might heat up the metal.

Promising review: "I bought this in an effort to be less wasteful with the plastics and also because I can NEVER find a straw when I need one — and this knocked it out of the park!! The awesome oil-slick coloring on the straw? Amazing! It collapses and opens smoothly and the little telescoping cleaner brush is fabulous! Everyone in my office is jealous and now wants one too." —Ashe

Get it from Amazon for $6.95 (available in 10 colors).

45. A set of three adorable, machine-washable Swedish dish cloths that are super absorbent and designed with a cross-hatch pattern for easier scrubbing. Each one of these can replace over a DOZEN paper towel rolls. The Brawny paper towel man is shaking.


Promising review: "I originally picked these up to use in lieu of nasty, nasty dishrags that invoke my inner THIS IS NOT CLEAN demon. Since then, I have used them for everything from cleaning the kitchen to wiping up spills. After use, just toss in the wash and they are ready to go again. They are the perfect size and do an excellent job on every task to which I have applied them. They come in a variety of fun prints and I have yet to wear one out. Paper towel usage has taken a real nosedive, which is a good thing given its relative scarcity at present." —sandra simpson-kraft

Get a three-pack from Amazon for $13.53+ (available in 12 prints, including holiday ones 🎄).

46. A reusable Taylor Swift-themed Starbucks cup to let them save the planet and swerve from their haters all before having their morning coffee.

Golden Days Goodies/Etsy

Golden Days Goodies is an Arkansas-based Etsy shop established in 2019 that specializes in themed reusable Starbucks cups.

Promising review: "Got it for my Taylor swift obsessed friend’s birthday and she loves it, uses it every day at work lol." —Jordan Naile

Get it from Golden Days Doodles on Etsy for $14+ (available in dozens of colors, including ✨glitter✨, with personalization options).

47. A small Patagonia zippered pouch perfect for holding onto little valuables, whether it's their face mask, ear pods, or even just extra cash they want to tuck out of sight.

An ivory small pouch with a blue zipper and a patagonia logo

Get it from Backcountry for $10.

48. A *super* compact eight-in-one spiralizer that also grates cheese, juices fruits, and cuts ribbons, and more. All they have to do is change out one of the interlocking caps for a new function. Fresh squeezed OJ? Zoodles in the air fryer? Grated Parmesan on their pasta? Done, done, and done. (And they never have to say "when"!!)

Emma Lord/BuzzFeed, Amazon

I recently purchased this because it was my cheapest option for making zoodles, and also because my apartment is the size of a shoebox and there was no room for anything bigger. I LOVE how easy it is to swap out the caps to do other things, too — I've started grating my own cheeses and feel very fancy. But mostly I just love that it's very safe to use (it comes with a finger guard!), super easy to figure out, very compact, and even has measurements on the inside of the cup if you're ever portioning things out for a recipe.

Promising review: "This is the second spiralizer that I have purchased, and by far the best I have used. Its super easy to use and to clean. My other spiralizer that I had was difficult to clean properly and I want to use they as often as possible so the use and cleaning of the product is very important! Fullstar Vegetable Spiralizer is a great product and I will be purchasing more to give as gifts for the holiday season. I would definitely recommend. A+++ item." —Yvonne I

Get it from Amazon for $12.97.

49. A s'mores-themed ChapStick collection to combat winter dryness *and* give them some much-needed summer camp vibes.

A chapstick case with milk chocolate, marshmallow, and graham cracker flavored chapsticks

Each set comes with three flavors: a Milk Chocolate, a Marshmallow, and a Graham Cracker flavor. Basically, it's like a deconstructed s'more for their lips.

Promising review: "My mom and I are ChapStick fans, so I bought us each a pack of these. The marshmallow is clear, the chocolate is brown, and the graham cracker is tan. The color isn’t too extreme, but it will leave a little bit of tint on your lips. The flavors are DELICIOUS. Graham cracker reminds me of Golden Grahams cereal and chocolate is just perfect. I love the marshmallow best because it tastes slightly toasted." —Elle Ardee

Get it from Amazon for $2.99.

50. A whale-shaped pasta strainer that's actually a massive space saver, compared to full-size ones that seem to have a talent for falling out of the cupboard in the most inconvenient moments. It's also dishwasher-safe!

A blue whale-shaped strainer held against a pasta pot to drain water

Promising review: "This item should be in EVERY kitchen — OMG. Beyond useful, as well as cute and whimsical. I use it when I need to strain something but but don't have the sink space to plop down a huge colander. Hard to see in the pic, but the bottom has a lip that snugly hugs onto the curve of a pot or bowl. Also great for when you don't want to strain off all of the liquid, just most of it, like when making ramen. Needless to say, this thing stays within reach of the sink at all times now! :D" —IMP117777444

Get it from Amazon for $19.32.

51. A chic clear umbrella for full visibility, so they can stay dry *and* stay out of the way of the other umbrellas they pass.


Promising review: "First of all I get so many compliments, I am able to cover my face from the rain plus and able to clearly see where I am going, basically a 360-degree view of everything. When In crowded areas it’s very convenient because I doesn't take up so much space like a traditional umbrella but it’s wide enough to cover me and my backpack." —LISA

Get it from Amazon for $19.50 (available in two styles).

52. A breakfast sandwich maker that may be small but can cook an egg, toast bread, warm precooked meat, and melt cheese into the perfect sammie all at once. Dunkin' whomst??


Promising review: "I bought the double size cause even though the cycle is only about five minutes, it is good to have two finished by then. It works well and is easy to clean. I'm careful to cut the cheese and meat to a proper size so there is very little mess. I have not needed to run the parts through the dishwasher yet. We use it fairly often now with the virus keeping us at home and it works well." —Mr. Wayne S. Mergott Jr.

Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

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