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23 Thoughtful And Fun Birthday Gift Ideas That Are All Less Than $20

Bookmark this list because it's always someone's birthday.

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1. A mini waffle maker they can use to make baby waffles, because all food is better when it's tiny.

Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in six colors) or Urban Outfitters for $18 (available in three colors).
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Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in six colors) or Urban Outfitters for $18 (available in three colors).

2. A One Line a Day journal they can fill out over five years so they're able to easily look back at special moments.

Read a BuzzFeeder's review here. Get it from Amazon or Jet for $11.04.
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Read a BuzzFeeder's review here.

Get it from Amazon or Jet for $11.04.

3. A set of vintage-style coffee spoons for your regal friend who feels cheated that they weren't born into a royal family.

Get them from Amazon for $9.99.
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Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

4. A beautifully illustrated book filled with incredible women for the badass woman in your life.

Get it from Barnes & Noble for $17.81 or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.
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Get it from Barnes & Noble for $17.81 or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

5. A pretty set of makeup brushes, because no beauty fanatic can ever have too many.

Get them from Amazon for $16.99.
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Get them from Amazon for $16.99.

6. A fill-in-the-blank book that you complete to show just how much you love 'em.

Get it from Amazon for $9.95 or Uncommon Goods for $10.
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Get it from Amazon for $9.95 or Uncommon Goods for $10.

7. A scratch-off poster for the movie fanatic so they can keep track of all the iconic films they see.

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $18.
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Get it from Uncommon Goods for $18.

8. A soup mug they can take to work or on-the-go because everyone needs to pack a lunch sometimes!

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $8. Available in three colors.
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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $8. Available in three colors.

9. A pretty bar of clay soap because they deserve to pamper themselves.

Get it from Amazon for $15. Also available in blue.
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Get it from Amazon for $15. Also available in blue.

10. A beverage warmer for the slow drinker friend so they can keep their tea and coffee nice and hot.

I am famous in my friend group and family for drinking my coffee extreeeemely slooooow. I received this as a gift one year and I use it daily! Get it from Amazon for $14.95.
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I am famous in my friend group and family for drinking my coffee extreeeemely slooooow. I received this as a gift one year and I use it daily!

Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

11. A pack of gold playing cards for your fanciest friend, because regular ol' cards won't cut it.

Game night just became so g-l-a-m-o-r-o-u-s.Get it from Amazon for $7.69.
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Game night just became so g-l-a-m-o-r-o-u-s.

Get it from Amazon for $7.69.

12. A hot dog toaster, because I don't know one person who wouldn't be excited to get this as a present.

Get it from Amazon or Jet for $14.99+, or Walmart for $14.92. Available in two sizes.
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Get it from Amazon or Jet for $14.99+, or Walmart for $14.92. Available in two sizes.

13. A deck of affirmation cards, so they can get a daily dose of whimsy and inspiration.

Get it from Amazon for $13.90 or Knock Knock for $12.
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Get it from Amazon for $13.90 or Knock Knock for $12.

14. A beer flight set that you and your brew-loving bestie can use for tastings.

Get it on sale from Amazon for $19.99 (originally $25.99).
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Get it on sale from Amazon for $19.99 (originally $25.99).

15. A stellar mug that'll match their zodiac sign and make their mornings ~out of this world~.

Get it from Anthropologie for $12.
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Get it from Anthropologie for $12.

16. An electric wine bottle opener, perfect for the friend who can never find theirs.

Get it from Amazon for $19.99.
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Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

17. A cool puzzle that's ideal for rainy days, chilly afternoons, or times when they just want to chill the eff out.

Get it from Amazon for $16.99.
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Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

18. A 10-pack of sheet masks so they can treat themselves and enjoy soft and rejuvenated skin.

Get it from Amazon for $9.60.
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Get it from Amazon for $9.60.

19. A soothing, silk eye pillow with a removable pouch so they can fill it with lavender or flax seeds.

It also comes with a free gel mask. 😍Get it from Amazon for $16.95. Available in three colors.
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It also comes with a free gel mask. 😍

Get it from Amazon for $16.95. Available in three colors.

20. A trendy lil' soy candle they can light at the end of a long day to unwind and relax.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $12 (available in three scents) or from P.F. Candles for $8+ (available in 17 scents.)
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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $12 (available in three scents) or from P.F. Candles for $8+ (available in 17 scents.)

21. An incredibly fun cocktail recipe book for your friend who's obsessed with literature.

Get it from Amazon for $9.66, Barnes & Noble for $10.82, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.
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Get it from Amazon for $9.66, Barnes & Noble for $10.82, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

22. A sleek AF cold-brew maker, so they can always have fresh coffee on hand.

Get it from Amazon for $13.99+. Available in two styles.
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Get it from Amazon for $13.99+. Available in two styles.

23. And a super helpful book that covers practically everything home-related.

Seriously, this book is amazing! Read a BuzzFeeder's review on Home Comforts here.Get it from Amazon or Barnes & Noble for $15.93, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.
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Seriously, this book is amazing! Read a BuzzFeeder's review on Home Comforts here.

Get it from Amazon or Barnes & Noble for $15.93, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

That's it, folks!

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