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    41 Fun And Useful Gifts Under $15 Anyone Would Love To Receive

    Keep gift-giving cute and pocket-friendly.

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    1. These colourful cotton socks featuring famous painting designs that are perfect for the art nerd in your life.

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    The socks fit sizes 5-10 in men's shoes, and 6-11 in women's shoes.

    Price: $12.99 for five pairs.

    2. A stunning gilded feather bookmark with a leather string, so they can have the ultimate bougie bookworm experience.

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    Price: $9.99 for a pack of three.

    3. A water-resistant bluetooth shower speaker, to make sudsy time a whole entertainment experience.

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    It's wireless, has crisp sound quality, comes with a strong suction cup so it won't fall in the bathtub, and comes with a one-year warranty!

    Price: $14.99+ (available in five colours).

    4. A pack of six beautiful galaxy-themed phone sockets so they can jazz up their phone.

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    TBH, I would personally keep a couple for myself and give the other four as gifts. 🙃

    Price: $6.90+.

    5. A little metal herb grinder for your friend who likes to, you know, "grind herbs."

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    This nifty grinder comes with a carrying pouch, and has four layers, super sharp grinding teeth, and a very sturdy build quality. Great for anyone who enjoys cooking, or uh, baking. 👀

    Price: $13.99.

    6. A Burt's Bees skin care gift set with five products that will leave them moisturized and soft like a baby.

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    This set includes deep cleansing cream, hand salve, body lotion, lip balm, and foot cream.

    Price: $14.97.

    7. Chilling rock cubes that are perfect for keeping their drink cold without diluting it.

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    Seriously, an A+ dad gift.

    Price: $13.99+ (available in two colours).

    8. Give back to those who love to host you by getting them these kitty wine glass markers so glass mix-ups aren't a thing anymore! (DO YOU REALIZE HOW USEFUL THIS IS FOR HOSTING, OMG.)

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    Now, instead of trying to gauge which glass is mine based on how much wine is in it, I can just remember that my glass has the blue cat on it! Much easier, especially if you’re a bit tipsy.

    Price: $12.57.

    9. A pair of satin pillowcases so their skin and hair are always in perfect shape.

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    Also, it makes sleeping a more ~luxurious~ experience.

    Price: $12.99+ (Available in 11 colours and standard, queen, and king pillow sizes).

    10. A suede jewelry display/organizer that'll make any earring or ring collector's life 1000x easier.

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    Price: $12.86+.

    11. This book filled with comics, anecdotes, and stories that'll leave any cat lover cracking up.

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    How To Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting To Kill You seems to have left everyone in fits of laughter. Seriously, read the reviews.

    Price: $13.83 for paperback (also available for Kindle).

    12. An easy-to-use coffee dripper so their java is always top-notch.

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    Easy to use, great to travel with, needs no electricity, and can be used to make just one cup.

    Price: $10.37+ (comes in three sizes and seven colours).

    13. A set of hilarious prescription shot glasses for someone who's studying or working in the medical field.

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    Price: $14.99 for a set of three.

    14. A powerful magnetic phone mount that will make using Google Maps in the car, or watching a show in the kitchen, both a breeze.

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    Who ISN'T tired of placing their phone on the kitchen counter strategically when trying to follow a recipe?

    Price: $14.99.

    15. A cookbook that may seriously save their day on many, many occasions.

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    A "choose your own adventure" style, no. 1 bestselling cookbook that guides you as you wonder What The F🍽🍽k Should I Make For Dinner?

    Price: $13.51 for hardcover-spiral (also available for Kindle).

    16. A dedicated inner-truth journal so they can chronicle their feelings, vent when they want to, and affirm themselves when they have to.


    Price: $11.57+. (available in eight other titles, including I’m Doing My Best, My Dysfunctions, I'm So Freaking Freaked Out, It's Gonna Be Okay, Okay Fine, I'm Grateful, In My Humble Opinion, I'm Lovable, and My Pet Peeves).

    17. A healing clay mask that has literally THOUSANDS of five-star ratings.

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    One whole pound of this pore-cleansing stuff at that! Some BuzzFeeders even tried it, and said it worked.

    Price: $11.69

    18. A silver snowy peaks necklace, which would be especially thoughtful for someone who loves snow and wintertime.

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    A great, affordable holiday season gift!

    Price: $6.60+ (Also available in gold and black.)

    19. A 125-sheet box of rainbow scratch notes that any kid will love (and frankly, this is cute for adults, too).

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    The pad comes with 125 sheets. All you do is use a wooden "pen" (it's a stick) to write or doodle whatever you want to, and watch it show up in rainbow print. Yay for no more boring notepads!

    Price: $10.39

    20. A best-selling makeup brush set so they have every tool they need to put their makeup on.

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    Face brushes, eye brushes, lash brushes — you name it, this set has it. And washing brushes is a pain, so they'll thank you for the multiples! The entire set comes with 16 individual pieces.

    Price: $14.99+ (available in two colours).

    21. A set of water-activated makeup-removing cloths so they can conveniently take off the makeup they applied with those brushes earlier.

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    I use these all the time and, trust me, they're a blessing for lazy makeup-wearers. You don’t even need cleanser, just water!

    Price: $14.99 for four cloths.

    22. Give yourself the gift of a bamboo tissue box, because allergy season can be cute too.

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    Price: $11.21+.

    23. A set of wooden Scrabble fridge magnets that'll bring joy to any fan of the classic game.

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    The set has 112 magnets, which is more pieces that you'd find in a regular, playable game of Scrabble.

    Price: $12.95.

    24. A nifty sectioned felt insert that fits into most handbags, and makes organizing a hassle-free experience for your friend who has to dig for 10 minutes to find something.

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    Price: $13.99+ (available in nine colours and six sizes).

    25. A set of five heavy-duty, extra long, nylon-braided iPhone cables.

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    No more curling up right next to the power outlet because your charging cable is too short! There are two 3-foot cables, two 6-foot cables, and one 10-foot cable. They won't need to buy a new one for years.

    Price: $11.89.

    26. A nice little bluetooth audio receiver for their car, so they can listen to music wirelessly any time they want.

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    The eight-hour play time and two-year warranty make it a lasting and useful gift. Buyers love it.

    Price: $13.99.

    27. A set of reusable, easy to clean stainless steel straws, if they're all about that sustainable life.

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    This set has five straws in a variety of shapes and sizes, as well as a bristled cleaner, all convenient to carry in a soft pouch. Nearly everyone whose bought the set is in love.

    Price: $9.99.

    28. A letter pendant (which is honestly a timeless gift) to help them look more put together in a flash.

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    It comes with a 22-inch chain. (There are limited letters available, so do check out if they have the one you need!)

    Price: $12.99+.

    29. An adoooorable sloth tea infuser so they can steep the most calming cup of tea of their life.

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    It's made of heat-resistant and molded BPA-free. Comes as other cup-clingy animals too!

    Price: $13.30+.

    30. A best-selling, inspirational feminist read.

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    Price: $10.20 for paperback (also available in hardcover, mass market paperback, and audio CD).

    31. For the autumn-obsessed friend, a pumpkin spice candle so it always smells like fall.

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    This one's a 13-ounce paraffin and soy wax blend.

    Price: $12.95.

    32. A sleek and basic alarm clock that's a charming, old-fashioned way to wake up anyone whose phone alarm won't.

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    It’s got a nightlight, a snooze button, a backup battery, and comes with a one-year warranty.

    Price: $13.98.

    33. A set of high quality sketch pencils so they can improve their artistic skills.

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    Comes with eight graphite pencils, three charcoal pencils, one sketch stick, and two charcoal sticks.

    Price: $11.92.

    34. A stylish dog rain coat to ensure their pooch remains dry, happy, and insta-ready.

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    Price: $14.99+ (comes in four sizes and five colours).

    35. A water-resistant travel organizer for all their cable and cord needs, so they never forget to pack a charger again.

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    Made of nylon, this versatile bag is highly water resistant, and padded for impact so your things don't break.

    Price: $9.99+.

    36. An adult coloring book for someone who’s in need of a stress-relieving activity away from their screens.

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    This is a bestseller because it's actually beautiful, kinda trippy, and oddly stress-relieving.

    Price: $8.23.

    37. This squirrel neck pillow for the most comfortable (and cute) flying experience.

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    Price: $14.79.

    38. A bestselling set of addictive magnet balls that cling together so they can form any sculpture they want.

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    The product description warns that it is not suitable for children under 14 years.

    Price: $7.49.

    39. An elegant, gilded photo frame that stands out.

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    It can easily be placed on a desk or mounted on a wall.

    Price: $11.20+ (comes in five sizes, and five colours).

    40. How about some gel nail polish for a brilliant, lasting manicure?

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    Note: Requires drying under an LED/UV lamp.

    Price: $13.99 (for a set of six).

    41. A Hogwarts house-themed tie for someone who wants to show off they're a Potterhead, and adult simultaneously.

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    You can find all four houses!

    Price: $13.99 for one tie.

    Nothing's better than affordable gifts! Happy shopping!

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