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    30 Cool And Random Things Under $30 You Won't Want To Live A Day Without

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    1. A pair of leggings that'll keep you looking stylish while you're working on your fitness. They're high waisted, so you won't feel like they're sliding down or cutting you off at your hips.

    A person wearing a sports bra and patterned leggings
    Joe Fresh / Via joefresh.com

    Get them from Joe Fresh for $29. Available in sizes XS—1XL and in two colours.

    2. A playlist sticker that you customize with the name and album cover of your favourite bop. You can use it to jazz up your laptop, phone case, or water bottle, and it has little tabs on the side that'll make it easy to remove the sticker when you're ready.

    A pile of stickers with different song titles and album covers on them
    DilsLittleShop/Etsy / Via etsy.com

    DilsLittleShop is a Toronto-based business.

    Ge it from DilsLittleShop on Etsy for $2.25+. Available in two sizes.

    3. A cute Snorlax-themed carrying case that'll protect your Nintendo Switch from getting damaged while it's in your bag. It has one large compartment for your console, along with four small pockets in front to store a few games.

    "I have and love this case! It's super cute and feels well made. It comes with four slots for your game cartridges. The flap has magnet snaps so everything can stay in place." —Bek O'Connell

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Funlab Ultra Slim Carrying Case for Nintendo Switch (#22 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $23.99.

    4. A pillowcase that'll look adoughable on your bed. It’ll add a little personality to your bedspread, and it's made with a soft, but durable blend of cotton and polyester that'll feel oh-so soft against your skin.

    A pillow on a bed that has an illustration of a donut and a message that says donut worry be happy
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $9.50.

    5. A copy of That's What She Said that you'll probably read cover to cover. There are over 50 illustrations of your favourite feminist icons, and each page features a short biography and famous quote.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $24.77. Also available for Kindle.

    6. A face tint that'll add a little colour to your lips, cheeks, or wherever you want to add a little rouge. It's made with green tea and aloe vera to keep your skin looking dewy and hydrated.

    Six compacts of blush in different colours
    @tower28beauty / Via instagram.com

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $26. Available in six colours.

    7. A tiny vase that'll make your plant look like it's a growing science experiment. It's the perfect size for a small plant or cutting that you're trying to propagate.

    A small glass vial filled with water suspended from a metal holder with plant trimmings inside
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $7.50. Also available in black.

    8. A reusable shopping bag that'll help you cut down on how many plastic bags you use. Each one can hold up to 50 pounds and folds into a tiny square, so you can easily store it in your purse or backpack.

    A person holding a large shopping bag from their arm
    Indigo / Via chapters.indigo.ca

    Get it from Indigo for $14.50.

    9. A tray that'll make round ice cubes for your drinks. You can add fruit and herbs to the moulds, so your ice spheres have a little extra flavour. Plus, the silicone material makes it easy to pop the ice out of the tray.

    A silicone ice cube tray with a round block of ice in one slot
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $11.

    10. A pair of glasses holders that'll attach to your visor, so your shades are always within reach. It's large enough to fit two pairs of sunglasses, and reviewers also use it to keep track of bank cards, receipts, another other small items they don't want to lose.

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    I put these in my mom's car because she was sick of me cluttering up her console with my sunglasses and other accoutrements. And since I refuse to carry my small items to and from the car, these holders have saved us from a few arguments. They're easy to install and they can hold a surprising amount of things. The little clamps can hold everything from bank cards and receipts to sunglasses and earphones. Plus, they're lined with foam so I don't have to worry about my things getting scraped.

    Get a set of two from Amazon Canada for $13.99+. Available in three colours.

    11. A set of shower steamers that'll fill your bathroom with the soothing scents of mint and eucalyptus. They're kind of like bath bombs, but they only need a little bit of water to dissolve, making them perfect for anyone who has a shower stall instead of bathtub.

    A square-shaped shower steamer on a large rock
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of six from Amazon Canada for $25.99.

    12. A package of granola mix that'll add a little crunch to your yogurt or smoothie bowl, but is so tasty that you'll probably just eat it out of the package. With a combination of fruits, nuts, coffee, and white chocolate chunks, it'll make the perfect base for a batch of homemade granola bars.

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    Get it from Indigo for $8.50. Available in five flavours.

    13. A fancy-looking candle that'll look like a piece of art until you're ready to use it. It's super tall, so you'll get hours and hours of burning time.

    A tall thin spiral shaped candle
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $14.

    14. A set of ceramic measuring cups that you'll use for any and every baking project. You can use for both wet and dry ingredients, and they have measurements in both cups and ounces printed on the inner lip.

    Three measuring cups of different sizes next to each other and another one on large wooden stool
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    The set comes in sizes 1 cup, 1/2 cup, 1/3 cup, and 1/4 cup.

    Get a set of four from Amazon Canada for $22.84.

    15. A cosmetic organizer that'll keep all your beauty items in plain sight. It comes in two pieces that you can stack on top of each other and has a rotatable base, so you can easily find what you're looking for.

    A round cosmetic organizer that's filled with small makeup and skincare products
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $26.

    16. A pair of adorable towel scrunchies that'll suck up all the excess water from your tresses, so you won't have to go to bed with wet hair. They're made with a soft microfibre material that won't pull on your follicles or make your hair frizzy.

    Kaysey Davis/BuzzFeed

    I have very thick hair to begin with, but I normally wear it in long braids that hold onto water like no one's business. I don't use heat styling tools, so after washing my hair, it can take a whole day for them to air dry — and sometimes I'll even wake up with damp hair. These scrunchies are absolute game changers. I just snatch my hair into a ponytail, bun, or a pair of space buns (if I'm feeling cute), and wait for the magic to happen. After a couple hours, my hair is basically dry. And as you can see from the GIF, the scrunchie absorbed most of the moisture.

    Get two from Simons for $29. Available in two colours.

    17. A strawberry-scented lip balm that'll react to the pH level of your skin and tint your kisser a unique shade of pink. It's packed with argan oil and beeswax, making it super hydrating.

    A lip balm lying on a satin blanket
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $4.99 (as an add-on item).

    18. A reusable tissue box that's actually cute. It'll better suit your home decor vibes and it has a removable lid, making it a breeze to refill.

    A tissue box on a wooden stool
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $7.50.

    19. A pair of tiny, but sturdy hooks that'll give you a place to hang your bag, so you won't have to leave it on another seat or the floor. They'll fit over the bars on your headrest and each one can hold up to 18 pounds.

    A purse hanging from a hook that's attached to a car head rest
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    You can also rotate them inward when you're not using them.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $15.99+. Available in two colours.

    20. A set of popsicle sticks that'll help you label your growing plant babies. They're coated in chalkboard paint, so you can use them over and over again.

    A small garden plot labelled popsicles sticks next to four growing plants
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    The popsicle sticks come with a piece of chalk.

    Get a set of 12 from Simons for $7.50.

    21. A collapsible silicone bowl that'll make a batch of fluffy popcorn in a couple minutes. It comes with a lid to keep all the kernels inside and has handles on the sides, so you can easily and safely grasp it.

    The silicone popcorn maker filled with delicious looking popcorn
    Kaysey Davis/BuzzFeed

    All you need is a container of kernels!

    "Making a batch is so easy: Throw in the kernels, butter, and salt (or whatever seasoning you like), cover the bowl with the lid, and pop it in the microwave for a couple minutes. It only took a minute and a half to pop all the kernels and I didn't have to throw out a paper bag afterward (we love a reusable product). I really like this popcorn maker because I don't have to transfer my popcorn to another bowl. My movie marathons at home just got a little tastier." —Kaysey Davis

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Brensten Collapsible Silicone Popcorn Popper Bowl (#5 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $18.95. Available in seven colours.

    22. An itty-bitty case that's the perfect size for your travel-sized bottle of hand sanitizer. It has a key ring to clip onto the side of your bag, so you won't have to rifle through your belongings to get it.

    A person holding a hand sanitizer bottle that's in a fabric case
    @itzyritzy / Via instagram.com

    Get it from Indigo for $14.95. Available in three colours.

    23. A coffee dripper that'll brew a single cup of joe right into your mug. It'll fit over most mugs, and it has measurements on the side, so you'll know exactly how much water is in it.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca, Bek O'Connell/BuzzFeed

    "How many times has this happened to you: You make a big pot of coffee and then realize you're the only one drinking it. You end up drinking the whole thing and get so wired you consider just sprinting to work on foot. Well, dear reader: I suggest you just make a single cup of coffee with a simple pour over coffee maker. I prefer this bad boy over a French press simply because it's way easier to clean and works just a smidge faster (every second is crucial when you're waiting on caffeine)." —Bek O'Connell
    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the OXO Brew Single Serve Coffee Dripper (#3 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $24.38.

    24. A bottle of scented spray that'll refresh your space with a spritz or two. It'll get rid of any lingering odours in your home and replace them with a fruity and floral scent.

    A bottle of room spray with the lid off
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $12. Available in four scents.

    25. A foldable cup caddy that'll hang over the spout of your favourite laundry detergent to prevent dripping or spilling. It'll lock in place to keep it from moving and you can fold it up when you're not using it.

    A small plastic shelf hanging from the nozzle of a large bottle of laundry detergent
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    26. A bath mat that'll save you from taking a dive when you're getting in and out of the bathtub. Plus, the bumpy texture will add a little padding to your tub, so you'll be extra comfy during your next soak.

    A bath mat stuck to the bottom of a bathtub
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $9.99 (originally $14).

    27. A super-cute Popsocket phone grip with a built-in lip balm compact, so your smackers are always moisturized and you'll never drop your device. We love a 2-in-1 product!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca, Kaysey Davis/BuzzFeed

    I can't go anywhere without lip balm — it's an absolute necessity for me. But there are times where I've either forgotten to take one with me, or just straight up lost the one I was using. This phone grip actually solved my problem, because I literally take my phone everywhere. And it's so convenient to have it there: I don't have to go digging through my purse or pockets to find a tube of lip balm, because I just flip the lid on the back of my phone and apply. Plus, the lip balm is actually really nourishing and leaves behind a subtle gloss finish. As a bonus, the container is removable, so I can swap it out with a new one when it's empty.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $23.10+. Available in two flavours.

    28. A fuzzy blanket that'll help you assume your true identity as a human burrito. It's made of a lightweight, super-soft fleece material, and it’s so warm that you’ll want to wrap yourself in it forever.

    A fleece blanket lying on the edge of a bed
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $25.

    29. A sleek water bottle that'll encourage you to drink enough agua every day. There are time markers printed on the side to help you keep track of your water intake, and it also has a removable filter that'll catch any food pieces, if you like to add fruit to your drink.

    A person drinking water from a water bottle
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $19.99+. Available in nine colours.

    30. And finally, a little storage box that’ll give you a practical, yet stylish place to store a bunch of random objects in your bedroom. It’s has a removable bamboo divider that'll keep your things neat and tidy.

    A small rectangular basket with makeup and a phone nestled inside
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $16. Available in two colours.

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