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    54 Little Gifts To Get For Yourself

    There's a globe disco ball in here I have a hunch you might want for at-home dance parties.

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    1. Colorful hair barrettes that are all the rage right now and will make your slept-on hair actually seem quite put together.

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    Promising review: "Super cute pieces that are identical to the photos provided. The wide range of styles and designs make it so there is a perfect clip for every outfit. These don’t give me a headache and hold all my hair nicely. I have some thick and curly hair and these do a great job!" —Hannah Wells

    Get a 20-piece set from Amazon for $8.99.

    2. A jewelry cleaning pen to revive any gem you've got and leave it *so* sparkly your roomie will exclaim, "MY EYYEEEES" when they look at it.


    My best friend introduced me to this miracle-worker of a product (ON HER WEDDING DAY!) and I feel compelled to share it with the world. I swear, it's that good. And over 19.3K Amazon customers gave it a 5-star review and agree. I quickly bought my own Diamond Dazzle Stik and never looked back! It keeps my engagement ring and wedding band (in addition to all my other pieces of jewelry) sparkling like the day I got them. I've even used it on cubic zirconia studs to spiff 'em up a little. All you have to do is wet the tip, twist the back of the pen, scrub your gem, and rinse 'em all off (PLEASE KEEP YOUR DRAIN CLOSED). This pen is a game-changer and is my go-to gift for any newly engaged couple.

    Promising review: "I read a lot of Buzzfeed Shopping, because I have to admit that I am an Amazon shopaholic, and they have the best suggestions ever. Anyways, I always encounter this product on almost every article, and I thought that this is just overrated. But, heck, did I have one of the most **dazzling** surprises of my life. This little pen is a game-changer. I followed the instructions on the label, and as I was rinsing my ring under the tap, I just have to gasp. My engagement ring is new; just a little more than six months old but oh the shine. You can really see the difference. How did I live before this stick?!?" —ErikaCH

    Get it from Amazon for $6.62.

    Check out my full Diamond Dazzle Stik review here.

    3. High-waisted bike shorts – pair 'em with your fave oversized sweatshirt and take your chill Princess Diana-style vibes to another level. She was an absolute style queen and you can be, too!


    Promising review: "I’m a runner, and these are some of the best shorts I’ve found. Not having a front seam is a game-changer for me. They don’t rub funny or ride up and are super soft and comfortable. I’ve already ordered more pairs. I’m between a medium and a small, so I have both sizes and wear the smalls on runs and the mediums to the gym." —Kerri

    Get them from Amazon for $19.89+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 45 styles).

    4. A ~disco~ helicopter drone safe for indoor and outdoor use that'll know how to sense objects around it and move to avoid them so you'll basically feel like Harry-freaking-Potter while interacting with it. You'll impress anyone and everyone who you show this gadget off to.

    A child hovering their hands under the ball-shaped shiny disco drone

    This comes with a USB charging cable and remote control, and is recommended for any ages eight and up! The battery life is about 10 minutes.

    Promising review: "My 7-year-old son absolutely loves this toy. He showed it to his 8- and 10-year-old stepsisters who also loved it. All three of them played with it until it died. It was cute watching them try to keep it from hitting the ground (when you put your hand underneath it, it will fly back upwards) and hearing their laughter was priceless. I'm going to start buying these as small stocking stuffer type gifts for the rest of the kids in our family as well as birthday parties. I was also surprised it didn't break because it took a beating from running into walls and such. It also sparked my son's curiosity...he wanted to know how it worked so it quickly turned into a STEM-type lesson...You won't regret this purchase...we loved it!" —Jordan Hebert

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    5. A frame for your peephole for any diehard Friends fans, because you and I both know you always wish you could've lived in Monica's epic apartment. All you'll have to do next is paint your door purple!,

    Handmade with Love by Fatima is a small business.

    Promising review: "Great handmade frame. Used it on my front door and it looks awesome!! The frame comes with adhesive strips on it and it worked very well and it was very easy to put up. Thank you!!! Recommend to all" —Taylor S.

    Get it from Handmade with Love by Fatima on Amazon Handmade for $26.95.

    6. A rechargeable lighter to light every candle in your house to create the *perfect* ambience without concern you'll run out of lighter fluid.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    I'm obsessed with candles, so it was a no-brainer for my husband to gift me this surprisingly super fun gadget. It's really simple to use and charge, and it really works! I'll never have to buy another lighter again.

    Promising review: "This is seriously the coolest device of my winter holiday. It makes lighting candles a breeze. Yes, there is a weird crackling noise, but that's a super minor annoyance. It's a super intuitive device. Plus the lighter with the USB (included), charge for a bit, then pop it open and light ALL THE THINGS; well, candles. I don't know how well it lights cigarettes or whatever. However, for my personal intended use, it's awesome!" —Jee W

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    7. And a ton of tea lights that'll transform any room of your home into a soothing, romantically lit haven you'll never want to leave (you know, just like they do in rom-coms!).

    Several tiny candles aflame

    BuzzFeed writer Mallory Mower has these. She said:

    "These are the candles I use when I need a really relaxing bath. I love that they don't have a scent, so their aroma doesn't clash with the bubbles or salts I have in the water. They last a surprisingly long time and create the most calming atmosphere."

    Get a pack of 100 on Amazon for $11.99.

    8. Mane Club's smoothing hair mask will be the perfect addition to your at-home spa night and leave your hair looking moisturized and healthy for all of your upcoming activities.

    a pink packet of 5-in-1 deep conditioner with a fun font on it that says "babe alert"
    Mane Club

    I will never never get over Mane Club's packaging. It's to die for. I've also had the pleasure of trying out their masks — they've left my hair SO soft and smelling amazing. Anyways, Mane Club is a small business based in California that sells cruelty-free, vegan haircare products.

    Promising review: "Really nice and hydrating hair mask with a generous portion in each pouch. I will be purchasing again." —Philippa D.

    Get it from Mane Club for $3.

    9. A pack of colorful silicone straws, because some drinks just taste better coming out of a straw, don't you think?


    Promising review: "These straws completely changed my life and I can't imagine living without them. You don’t even understand how astounding these straws are!!! I LOVE THEM! Never could go without them !!!!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of 10 from Amazon for $11.95.

    10. A quick-drying liquid glitter eyeshadow that'll transform your standard makeup routine into one worthy of a Hollywood star. You're gonna look FABULOUS, darling!

    a model wearing gold shimmery eyeshadow
    elf Cosmetics

    Promising review: "I bought the shade Flirty Birdy about a month ago and have been getting compliments left and right! It's very easy to apply, but should not be blended with the fingers because it will diminish the glitter. Just blend it out with the applicator. Its actual package is a little smaller than expected but for $5 it's a steal." —Kristen78

    Get it from e.l.f. Cosmetics for $5 (available in 11 shades).

    11. A belt bag, compact but sturdy enough to carry all of your odds 'n' ends during your next outing.

    reviewer wearing black crocodile embossed belt bag

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this bag, great quality, durable, and looks great. Very stylish and doesn’t look cheap. I was scared that the belt part would be flimsy but it is thick and durable just like the bag. Love it! Quick and easy to throw on and accessorize your outfit." —R_Shopper

    Get it from Amazon for $17.89 (available in 18 styles).

    12. Glossier Boy Brow, because you deserve to have nice eyebrows.


    My coworker AnaMaria Glavan is passionate about this product. Here's what she had to say:

    "Believe the hype: this magic bottle is proof that not all heroes wear capes. The creamy formula, which comes in blond, black, clear, and brown (which is what I used!), goes on smoothly and doesn’t require a lot of product to do the job. I used the wand to brush baby hairs in the beginning/middle of my brow upwards, and then brushed the longer, toddler-like hairs at the end of my eyebrows, sideways. And one coat was more than enough! Boy Brow does what exactly what the Glossier brand claims to do; it gives me a filled-in eyebrow that doesn’t look filled in. The finish looks natural, which is exactly what I wanted — my facial caterpillars have never looked better."

    Get it from Glossier for $16 (available in five shades).

    13. A clip-on selfie ring with three brightness settings that'll let you channel your inner Kardashian. Flawless lighting at all times? Check.,

    Promising review: "OH MY GOODNESS! I am obsessed! I bought these for gifts for two of my teammates but I'm keeping one for myself and ordering more. I was seriously shocked at how bright the lights are! I love that there are three settings. I compared it to my expensive ring light and for the price and the size of this its so perfect! Very happy with this order!" —Nichole Jane

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    14. A glass tumbler that'll look absolutely fabulous in the inevitable Instagram pic you'll take of it raised up in the air to show the world they are, in fact, drinking iced coffee.,

    Promising review: "This cup is perfect! The aesthetic is exactly as advertised and the tumbler looks and feels very high quality. It's easy to clean and the lid suctions on nicely so more spills are prevented. I use this everyday for my iced coffee and it keeps it nice and cool throughout the morning. Especially for the price you pay, this cup is a great deal!" —Maddie Bangz

    Get it from Amazon for $11.42+ (available in 40 colors).

    15. A dip powder kit you can use to save TONS of dollars on fancy manis without giving up the joy you feel after getting a long lasting, high-quality manicure.,

    It comes with a base coat, an activator, a top coat, five color powders, a nail file, a brush, and instructions.

    Promising review: "This product is great! As someone who is CONSTANTLY getting their nails done (dipping powder) at salons, it has been hard to do so because of COVID-19. I was looking for an inexpensive kit with neutral colors that I could use. This starter kit has been an absolute lifesaver during these unprecedented times. It is so easy to use! I finished off my nails with a gel top coat and cured it under the UV light that I had from a while ago (I attached a photo on the right). Overall it's an amazing product — very satisfied!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $21.98.

    16. Rifle Paper Co.'s bow scrunchie, a must-have for anyone who wants to add some florals into the mix this spring without buying an entirely new wardrobe.

    Rifle Paper Co, riflepaperco / Via

    Rifle Paper Co. is a wife-and-husband owned business based in Florida.

    Get it from Rifle Paper Co. for $12 (available in six styles).

    17. A book lover's journal created specifically to catalog (and criticize!) each novel you've read. It also includes a place to note your reading wish list, books they've lent out, borrowed, or bought, and inspiration for future reading., Amazon

    My mother-in-law gifted me this for Christmas and it has been sooooo satisfying to fill out. It's been really fun to reflect on each book upon finishing it. It's helped me stay on top of who I've loaned books to as well.

    Promising review: "I do a lot of reading, and it becomes cumbersome sometimes to keep the books straight. This helps me with that. And when I'm talking with someone about a book I really liked, but I can't quite bring up the title, I can consult my notes and find out what I need to know. There are separate sections in this journal. A two-page spread for each book you read where you can put pertinent details (author, number of pages, publisher, where you got the book on one side, and your notes and 'review' on the other side. A table of contents can show the books listed in that section so you don't buy them again (something I have done more times than I care to mention. Another section is just to list the various books you've heard about and want to get later. You can mark them out as you get them. The journal is small enough that you can easily put it in your purse to carry with you. I really like this little book for organizing my reading life!" —Linda Keenan

    Get it from Amazon for $12.83.

    18. A nostalgic set of Nintendo 64 coasters featuring drinking puns that won't need to be blown on in order to function correctly.

    an array of wooden nintendo 64 coasters

    Those were the days, amiright? CuttingBoredom is a small business based out of San Diego that sells punny home and kitchen products.

    Promising review: "The moment I opened the package and saw these I was blown away. The detailing and woodwork is beyond my expectations. I am seriously in love with these. A must-have!" —Jennifer Freese

    Get them from CuttingBoredom on Etsy for $20+ (available in sets of two, four, or six and in six styles)

    19. A Baby Yoda night-light that, for lack of a better term, will become your *guiding light* as you make your way through your hallway in the middle of the night when you'll inevitably have to pee.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    I am admittedly obsessed with "The Child" and can't get enough of him — that includes letting him reign over my bathroom at night in the form of the night-light.

    Promising review: "So cute and I love that it turns on when it senses it is dark. Would also make a cute gift! Could be brighter, but it is perfect for what I was looking for and adds fun to my home." —Julie

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    20. Fuzzy slippers to stylishly keep your tootsies warm and help you channel Sharpay Evans vibes at all times.,

    BuzzFeed writer Allison Faccenda has these babies:

    "I'm so obsessed with these slippers, and they're perfect (and trendy) for wearing around my home. They have a durable bottom as well if you need to pop out of the house to grab the mail."

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes 5–13 and eight colors).

    21. A portable karaoke microphone that'll transform your apartment into a karaoke bar from the moment you connect it to the app of your choosing. Ahem, that's just me clearing my throat to treat you all to my rendition of Aladdin's "A Whole New World.",

    Promising review: "We need something to let the kids sing without having to turn on the whole karaoke system. This works like a charm. The Bluetooth connection helps as well. You can just turn on YouTube and look for any song and they probably have a karaoke version or a song-a-long they can sing to. The range is also great. We were outside and the volume can be heard nicely." —Phong Bui

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in 11 colors).

    22. Decaf coffee from Guatemala for anyone who is tired of feeling jittery despite loving nothing more than starting their day with a cup o' joe — now you can have the best of both worlds!

    a purple bag of decaf coffee
    Bean & Bean

    Bean & Bean is an Asian-owned based in Queens, NY.

    Get it from Bean & Bean for $21+ (available in nine styles and three sizes).

    23. A set of feathery socks, so soft and luxurious you'll feel like you're walking on a cloud.

    a pair of pink feathery soft socks

    If Big Bird designed a pair of socks, these would be them. They're so fuzzy and fantastic, and I definitely need to add them to my wish list.

    Promising review: "Turns out I really hate wearing slippers; I go barefoot in the house all summer, but winter is too chilly for that, especially since I prefer to keep the heater on low, and wear a layer or two if necessary. So, icy feet... (Never wear shoes in the house.) These socks are perfect — I can wear them in the house all day and have warm toes. They’re comfy and they fit well. I have no idea how they’ll hold up, but so far, I love them!" —Katt13

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $14.90+ (available in six styles).

    24. An avocado toast-inspired eyeshadow palette that'll have you looking absolutely fabulous the next time you head out for an over-the-top (and likely over-priced) brunch.

    bhcosmetics / Via, BH Cosmetics

    Get it from BH Cosmetics for $13.50 (originally $18).

    25. A curtain of twinkle lights to make you feel like you've escaped into a beautiful wonderland without leaving your home.,

    If it were up to me, I would leave my Christmas lights up inside my home all year long. These twinkle lights are a great way to create that look without being overtly holiday-themed. Tinker Bell would certainly approve!

    Promising review: "I saw a few pictures online of fairy lights with sheer curtains and loved the look. These lights in particular are perfect for what I was looking for. It gives off a warm cozy glow, and really adds a nice touch of oomph to the room." —NG

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    26. A delectable Vietnamese chili sauce that'll bring some of the flavors of your favorite takeout place to your own kitchen. You can thank me later.

    the jar of spicy sauce
    Me's Way

    Me's Way is a woman-owned business that sells a delicious chili sauce inspired by their mother's own recipe.

    Promising review: "Love this chili sauce! For an authentic Vietnamese cuisine I use this for stir fries especially although this would be good with breakfast eggs to a sandwich, from seasoning burgers to a homemade pho — the choices are endless." —Sa Cha

    Get it from Me's Way for $25.95.

    27. A book filled with poster art you may recognize from the Disney Parks throughout the years — finally, a coffee table book you'll actually want to flip through instead of just leaving it on display.


    Promising review: "This is a great book for any graphic designer or fan of the Disney Parks. The book has a brief introduction to each of the sections (split up by each section of the park) and then goes into examples of posters from various parks. The printing is spectacular and the posters really shine when they are printed in the full page. I almost want to get another copy and frame some of them. Overall, its a beautiful book and will be a great reference for my art!" —Lucas Bennetts

    Get it from Amazon for $28.76.

    28. A hair scalp massager you can use to give yourself a soothing head massage in the shower while also applying shampoo and cleansing your scalp.


    I have one of these babies and it really is wonderful. Not only does it make me feel like I'm really getting in there while I'm washing my hair, but it also re-creates that feeling you get when your hairdresser massages your head while washing it. Ugh, so good.

    Promising review: "Love this product! About five days before I received it I dyed my hair at home. As some of you may know who do the same, it’s difficult to get the hair dye out of your scalp. I scrubbed my hair for days with my fingers and it seemed like everything was gone because the water ran clear. When I received the product I was excited so I am immediately jumped in the shower to use it. To my surprise a ton of hair dye that was stuck on my head came off. Not only that, but my scalp feels breathable and clean. Definitely not greasy 24 hours later like regular shampooing would do for me. I would recommend this product." —Lisa Agro

    Get it from Amazon for $7.58 (available in three colors).

    29. A soothing subscription box from Bespoke Post you can count on to show up at your front door and provide you with everything you'll need to start growing your herbs at home — a must-have for anyone with (or without!) a green thumb.

    Bespoke Post

    The current box comes with a handmade cedar box, an herb kit, herb scissors, soil discs, and a drip tray.

    Get it from Bespoke Post for $55 or subscribe for $45.

    30. A lightsaber umbrella that'll turn you into a jedi every time the skies open up., Amazon

    Promising review: "OMGOSH! I'm a struggling Sith who was able to purchase this awesome lightsaber umbrella for way less than the other more official light saber umbrellas that go for about 80 bucks. Took it out in the field for the first time today and it passed with all flying colors (literally) since I'm able to press the button and emit different colors including my favorite, RED." —daniel ortiz

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in six styles).

    31. An inspirational notebook to use as a journal or planner, a must-have if organization and order soothe your soul (guilty).

    a spiral notebook with "goal getter" written on it in light pink and a person with their hair up sitting in bed with a notebook and a cup of tea
    CopperandBrassPaper / Etsy

    It was *so* hard to choose just one notebook from this shop! It's a Black-owned small business filled with adorable Afrocentric paper goods and gifts. I'd also recommend the the file folder set and their keychains — so pretty.

    Get it from CopperandBrassPaper on Etsy for $10.

    32. A foot file that'll transform your scaly dragon-like heels into soft soles that'll be so smooth your partner won't even recoil if you accidentally touch their leg in bed.


    Promising review: "This thing is pretty amazing. I was skeptical for sure, since I've tried all kinds of lotions, balms, and stone-based products, none of which helped my heels whatsoever. I've worn socks to bed for years, because if I don't the sheets hardly last a week before they have holes rubbed through them. My wife ordered this thing that looks like a mini cheese grater, lol, and after two minutes — two minutes! — of rubbing it on my heel, it's a complete 180. I never would've believed it until I tried it myself. This is well worth double what it costs." —LBK

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99 for two.

    33. Pearl velvet headbands for a fancy addition to your typically messy hair. You'll thank me later.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    One of my coworkers purchased this four-pack and was kind enough to share with the rest of us! I love how easy this headband makes it to make a fashion statement without taking up too much time in the morning — and I was able to wear it all day without getting a headache!

    Promising review: "I live in headbands as a stay-at-home mom with two small kiddos. They make your messy bun actually look like you're decent-looking and like you got yourself together 😂 definitely a great pack for cheap. They are made very well, great quality!" —Misty Flota

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $9.99.

    34. A chic faux leather belt to act as the finishing touch on every outfit that just seems to be missing *something*.,

    Promising review: "So excited about this belt for the price. Good quality for the price, fits well, and it's got a designer look without really being a tacky dupe or knockoff. I give 5 stars!" —kalyjo

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in women's sizes XS–XL and 12 styles).

    35. Retro heart-shaped sunnies sure to have even your most stylish friend saying "wow, these are fabulous!"

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed,

    One of my friends actually bought a pair of these for her entire bachelorette party a few years ago. We all have very different face shapes and they were shockingly flattering on every last one of us!

    Promising review: "Constantly asked if these are YSL sunglasses. You can tell they’re cheaper when handling but apparently no one else notices when they’re on. Highly recommend, especially if you’re someone who loses or breaks your sunglasses easily." —Katie K.

    Get them from Amazon for $10.91+ (available in 17 styles).

    36. A stainless-steel ring that doubles as a fidget spinner and can help keep you a bit more calm, cool, and collected in stressful times.


    Promising review: "I've had this ring for about two weeks now and just had to write a review. I've had the nervous/bored habit of picking at my fingers since I was a kid. I can't remember the last time I've not had at least one nail bed torn up and bloody. For people with similar habits, I can't recommend this ring enough. It's a great, non-distracting way to redirect fidgety behaviors. I've worn it every day since receiving it and for the first time in years I have intact nail beds! Every time I catch myself starting to pick at a dry patch of skin or uneven cuticle on my finger, I rotate the ring a few times and the impulse disappears." —KGL

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes 4–11 and seven styles).