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    47 Inexpensive Gifts You'll Probably Want To Buy Two Of

    Everything's less than $20, so you can buy one for them *and* one for yourself.

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    1. A deck of The Golden Girls playing cards; each of our favorite ladies has her own suit (Blanche is hearts, DUH!) to give your next game night a little extra pizazz.


    Stan is one of the jokers, too!

    Get them from Amazon for $12.95.

    Promising review: "These are exquisite! The care and thought that clearly went in to designing them is just so so wonderful to see. I wasn't expecting them to be very good quality and just decided to purchase as a little novelty item for my Golden Girls collection. But wow! The cards feel really good in hand. I can't convey just how happy I am with this deck of cards. They are beautiful and I love them. The Joker card was a funny surprise." —Angela

    2. A Dash mini waffle maker in a favorite color so you can enjoy all the perks of a brunch out in the comfort of your own home. Now you & your bestie can make waffles, Facetime each other and gab — without having to put on real pants or go outside.


    You can even make it a DIY gift set by adding in a waffle mix. I'd recommend my personal favorite, Birch Benders buttermilk pancake and waffle mix — just need add water and oil (aka you don't need to have eggs in the house!).

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in eight colors, plus heart-shape and pumpkin-shape waffle makers).

    Promising review: "Definitely one of the best purchases I have made on Amazon so far. Just as described, it is a mini waffle-maker. Because of its size, it works quicker than a normal-sized one so even though you can only make one small waffle at a time, each waffle should be done in about a minute or two. The interior is also non-stick so it is really easy to clean, which was a huge bonus for me. On top of that, it comes with a little instruction pamphlet that tells you how to use it and and includes recipes and recipe ideas! Personally, I love it; it’s what I wanted and more." —Cristal M.

    3. A 2020 Jeopardy desk calendar for the trivia buff who wants to prepare for their eventual game show domination. Each day has a different question and wager amount, so you can keep track of your ~score~ throughout the year.


    And you're going to want to buy it for decades to come — according to an Amazon question answerer, "I cannot tell you exactly how many years we’ve been using/enjoying this calendar—perhaps 30—and don’t recall any repeats."

    I bought the 2019 version and L O V E D it all year long! Check out my review for more info.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.76.

    4. An 18K gold–dipped initial necklace hung on an angle for a fashion-forward addition to your outfit — you can find expensive versions of this necklace at tons of high-end stores., Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in gold, rose gold, and silver and all 26 letters).

    Promising review: "I love this necklace it looks just like the famous clothing store who sells the same thing. It’s a fraction of the price and seems to be good quality." —Mrs Hill

    5. A 10-pack of sheet masks packed with vitamins, minerals, and Icelandic glacier water to refresh and hydrate your skin after you've been thoroughly stressed — after all that gift shopping, you deserve these. You can even split the pack up for easy stocking stuffers!


    You get two of each of the five kinds: peach (for moisture), papaya (for exfoliation), litchi (for brightening), mangosteen (for calming), and almond (for nutrients).

    Get the set of 10 (plus the silicone puff) from Amazon for $10.98 (available in two sets).

    Promising review: "I bought these on a whim and I fell in love. I have really dry skin and these soften and hydrate my skin. I have turned all my girlfriends to these masks as well!" —Christine Sunny

    6. An iridescent Snitch fidget spinner you can play with wherever you go, just like James Potter in days of yore.


    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    Promising review: "This fidget spinner is a hefty little toy! I was expecting a cheap toy for my son but it was so much more! Great quality and spins really well. We have all really enjoyed this spinner!" —Awesterlund87

    7. A minimalist print of Elaine's iconic and hilarious moves for anyone who dances to the beat of their own drum — and looks darn good doing it.


    Get it from The Film Artist on Etsy for $10.20+ (originally $12+; available in eight sizes and 20 background colors).

    8. A stylish and compact crossbody bag with built-in credit card slots (that are also RFID-protected) and a main compartment for your phone, glasses, and lipstick so you can find everything you need at a glance.

    That friend who can never find their things? This is for them (and also you).

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 22 colors and patterns)

    Promising review: "It is a great little bag to just throw on and go!! It can hold my cell phone, my credit cards plus the little extras like lipstick and keys. This bag is great for errands and running around to my kids' sporting events. The feel of the bag is great and seems quite durable. I will be buying a couple of these bags for my teenage daughters!!" —zammama

    And btw, this was one of Oprah's Favorite Things in 2018 — check out our selection of Oprah's Favorite Things You Can Afford Even If You Aren't A Billionaire for even more great ideas from last year.

    9. A pair of custom socks for anyone who is thinking about creating an Instagram account just for their dog (or has done so already), because filling our feeds with their furry friends deserves to be rewarded.

    Just upload a clear image of the pup's face and you're good to go!

    Get them from Amazon for $15.59 (available in 34 colors).

    Promising review: "I ordered a pair of socks for a friend who worships her dog. I was not sure if the socks would be fabulous, but I figured for $15, it wouldn't be the end of the world if they weren't. LOL! These socks are so fabulous! The picture of puppy Sophia Loren came out perfect on the socks. Creating doggie socks will now be the gift I give everyone who has a dog!" —Kathy Posner

    10. A llama-shaped duster to serve as a reward for cleaning the house from attic to basement regularly this year (...or vacuuming just once, I don't know your life!).


    Practical gifts that bring you joy? That's a win-win, folks.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    11. A Breakfast at Tiffany's-inspired eye mask for anyone who's either a big Audrey Hepburn fan, Big Little Lies fan, or both!


    Or at least a big fan of looking glam while sleeping a full 10 hours.

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

    Promising review: "Comfortable, soft and cute! Gives enough darkness for a peaceful sleep without feeling suffocated like I have with other sleep masks. The elastic is secure but not too tight." —K. Garrett

    12. A decoder ring you'll basically *have* to buy two of so you and your bestie can pass secret messages only you can crack.


    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in ring sizes 6, 8, 10, and 12).

    Promising review: "Very sturdy and yet beautifully made ring. My teen daughter loves wearing it and leaving secret messages for us to decipher. It fits her well, and is easy to manipulate to solve the codes." —Jessica

    13. A two-in-one facial cleansing brush with one silicone side for deeper exfoliation and a gentle bristled side for gentle cleansing. It's like giving a facial over and over (and over and over) again — for under $10.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.45 (available in three colors).

    Promising review: "This brush is just what I needed! My skin type is mixed dry/oily, sensitive to lotions and soaps, and I’m about 70. Both sides of this brush are very soft but cleanse and lightly massage my face and neck, leaving my face feeling even softer. It is easy to grip, easy to store/pack and well worth the price! Highly recommended!" —LR

    14. An elegant Bodum pour-over coffee maker for a fancy five-star hotel room service style brew in the comfort of your own home.


    Get it from Amazon for $15.50 (available in two colors and several other sizes/styles).

    Promising review: "Super easy to use, makes a mean cup of joe, and is nowhere near the price of a Chemex. I use mine on a daily basis and would absolutely recommend this product to any of my coffee loving friends." —Brad Lemons

    15. A Game of Thrones bottle opener shaped like the emblem of the Hand of the King, meaning it's the perfect gift for anyone who lives by the quote "I drink and I know things." Or anyone who still needs a drink after *that* last season.


    And there's a magnet on the back so you can keep it ~handy~ on your fridge.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    If you're looking for something a little extra, you can get a Hand of the King bottle opener, plus a beer glass printed with the above Tyrion quote and the Lannister sigil from Amazon for $25.97.

    16. A pair of socks to wear with your Hallmark film buddy so everyone knows not to interrupt you guys — unless they're bringing you sustenance to complete your weekend-long movie marathon


    Get them from Amazon for $8.99 (available in three colors).

    Promising review: "A soft cute socks. I bought it for fun but I like it very much! The front is like a normal socks, the colors designed well, and the back are the sentences. It’s soft, the material is better than I thought." —Paul

    17. And a cozy pair of Bluetooth headphone earmuffs so you can jam out to your favorite songs while taking long winter strolls so you can feel like you're in the most dramatic part of said Hallmark holiday film masterpiece.



    Get them from Amazon for $19.94.

    Promising review: "I wear these when I run on cold days. They stay on over my ears. Never needing adjusting. Have never had an issue with Bluetooth connection. Very warm. The volumes highest level is very loud. I usually listen to music with half the volume. Doesn’t take long to recharge. Easy recharging as a small cord is hidden inside one of the ear muffs" —Jason B.

    18. A miniature Bluetooth speaker masquerading as a retro radio to prove your "R-E-S-P-E-C-T" for your giftee.


    It charges via USB and has an up to three hour playback time!

    Get it from Amazon for $17.98+ (available in five colors).

    Promising review: "The speaker is very cute. A perfect little speaker. This is exactly why you will get surprised how good this little guy sounds. The bass is very deep for the size of the speaker, yet the bass does not overwhelm the treble, so the speaker sounds clear. The sound this small speaker puts out truly is amazing. It charges quickly and with Bluetooth tech it is truly portable. A rich full sound, totally satisfied. I LOVE THE COLOR!!Highly recommended." —jingyuan jiang

    19. A pouch of prosecco bath bombs that'll give your next soak in the tub an extra dose of luxury.


    They'll turn the water gorgeously shimmery so you can pretend you're bathing in molten gold itself.

    Get a pack of 10 from Firebox for $10.99.

    20. A pack of generous-sounding ceramic coasters for anyone who appreciates a good pun *and* keeping their precious furniture safe from water marks — these bbs are absorbent to catch any condensation.


    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $10.99.

    Promising review: "When I had guests over they kept commenting about the funny/unique design! LOL! Will most likely buy these again because they work great at absorbing the condensation from cold drinks! I like that it goes with any décor too." —Grecia Ayon

    21. A handheld electric milk frother that'll basically transform any kitchen into a schmancy little coffee shop. It even works to create cold foam!

    It's battery operated — just run it in some soapy water for an easy cleaning!

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in two colors).

    Promising review: "Love this little thing! I have every thing you can think of at home for making coffee and espresso... Well I love the Starbucks pumpkin cream cold brew with foam. I set out to make my own. Well I can now make cold foam thanks to this little tool. Love it!" —Gav's mama

    22. A pretty 22-ounce water bottle with a textured silicone sleeve and handle to ~get a grip~ on staying hydrated in 2019.

    And it has a slim profile so you can slip it in your purse or briefcase, no problem.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in nine colors).

    Promising review: "Great little guy to have in your water bottle arsenal! It's lightweight with a nice grippy side. My favorite part is the size. While it doesn't fit in traditional water bottle sleeves on the side of a backpack, the shorter, slimmer design makes it perfect for a messenger bag or a purse. It sits flat and doesn't roll around like a traditional bottle. Plus, I like that you can see the bottom to make sure it's clean!" —Charlie W.

    23. A gorgeous textured travel wallet for anyone with first class taste but a coach budget. This'll store your cash, boarding pass, passport, credit cards, and more — all while looking like a chic mini clutch.


    It's made of Rfid-blocking material too.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 34 colors).

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this wallet. I needed a new travel wallet, and this holds everything I need all in one place, and it still closes nicely and stays flat! Boarding pass, passport, ID and credit cards, money, checked baggage tickets, receipts, etc! Yet it doesn’t bulk up or look like an overstuffed mess. Just amazing. The description says it only holds US money, but I just used the boarding pass flap to hold all my Japanese Yen (¥), which are larger. I didn’t use the zippered pocket for coins as I much prefer a separate coin purse for that sort of thing. I definitely recommend to anyone who travels a lot!" —Anthony Luu

    24. A pair of hairy-good slippers you're basically contractually obligated to wear while binge watching the whole extended edition of the Lord of the Rings trilogy.


    They're so cozy, you might get in the ~hobbit~ of wearing them on the regular.

    Get them from Amazon for $18.95 (they fit up to a size 8.5; also available in a size up to men's 11).

    Come for the LoTR puns, stay for this delightful Amazon review:

    Promising review: "Got these for my mom during her hospital stay. We had fun with the nurses and doctors, hiding my mom's slippered feet under the sheets, and then complaining of swollen feet. When they pulled back her sheets, most of them gasped and then laughed and laughed. Its nice to have some humor during difficult times." —Wendy Salerno

    25. Other-Wordly, a beautifully illustrated collection of unique words from languages around the world any bibliophile would love to ~check out~.


    Get it from Amazon for $11.78.

    Promising review: "Gorgeous meandering wander through words that describe with simplicity and sincerity the little treasures of the human condition and make us feel more connected to each other regardless of culture or native language. And the illustrations are perfectly complimentary. Beautiful little escape :)" —Amazon Customer

    26. A wedge ice cube set that'll perfectly chill any libation WITHOUT watering it down — and it also happens to look really cool.


    The set comes with a double old-fashioned glass and a silicone mold to make the wedge of ice.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    Promising review: "We absolutely LOVE these whiskey wedge glasses. They are simple to use, durable, and are such a hit at dinner parties and cocktail hour. The wedge stays solid for a very long time and melts at the appropriate pace so as to not water down your drink. The bourbon drinkers around here are very pleased with the water melt ratio in this glass and we have since ordered three more to add to our first purchase! Highly recommend!!" —Haley E.

    27. A screaming goat figurine that'll help them release all that stress. Just press the button on the stump he stands on to hear those bleats that can't be beat.


    And it comes with a 32-page, illustrated booklet all about goats, making this product the G.O.A.T. itself.

    Get it from Amazon for $6.75.

    Promising review: "This little piece of screaming plastic has created an excellent outlet for resolving frustrations in our home. Every time a conflict or struggle arises we push the little goat, get a gratifying screech, chuckle and move on throughout our day. No regrets on purchasing this. When you get one, get four or five because you're going to want to share with family and friends." —Amazon Customer

    Learn more about the brilliance of this in If You Need A Quick And Easy Gift, This Screaming Goat Is The Answer.

    28. An adorable enamel pin featuring the most iconic line from holiday classic Elf. If you disagree, congrats on your wrong opinion.

    If you're looking for something bigger, they also make a sweatshirt version for $27.99 (which I myself own and love).

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    29. A Moira Rose tea towel that would make a great hostess gift for any Schitt's Creek fan.


    Get it from Harper Kayes on Etsy for $13.99.

    30. A toasty *fleece(-lined beanie to finally put an end to that frustrating forehead itch from 100% wool hats. Cuteness, comfort, and warmth — we really *can* have it all.


    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 13 colors, and in packs of two at a slight discount — how *convenient*.)

    Promising review: "This is the best, cutest hat. And so warm with the fleece inside. I got so many compliments in the sub-zero weather. My head is large (not disproportionately, however I don't like hats that are too tight) and the fit is perfect. My friend even wanted the link so she could order one in a different color! I recommend this, two-day shipping, arrived just in time. I would buy from this seller again." —April Johnson

    31. A gift box of scrumptious chocolate-covered pretzels, because even if you've been ~salty~ all year, you can make up for it with a sweet treat.

    James Candy Company

    My fam has ordered Bayard's chocolates every Christmas my whole life — over 26 years I've eaten a lot of these pretzies. Also recommend their chocolate-covered grahams and marshmallows.

    Get a box of about 18 pretzels from James Candy Company for $17.21 (originally $21.99; available in all milk, all dark, or a combo, or add $3 for the ~gourmet~ assortment)

    32. The Extraordinary Book of Useless Information, a fun fact–filled volume of only the best (and least useful) tidbits for small talking like a champ and winning every single pub trivia night.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.90.

    Promising review: "How did they manage to marshal all these factoids without including any that you've heard 50 times before from less capable researchers? Buy all ten in the series!" —Minnesotan

    33. Tonymoly Pantone-inspired lip care sticks to nourish dry winter lips (and fit into your aesthetic), thanks to a blend of camellia/rosehip/peppermint oils, shea butter, and manuka honey.

    Get them from Amazon for $10 each (available in three shades/scents, or a set of all three for $25).

    Promising review: "I have NEVER used a chapstick or lip moisturizer that works as well as this does. My lips have never felt and looked so soft and smooth as they do after using this. It’s completely worth the cost, no question. I love the rose scent too, it smells like an actual rose, but it’s not overpowering. I’m never using any other chapstick again!" —Allison

    34. A ~Bad Girls~ tee that's sure to be the perfect ~fit~ for anyone who's always felt that the villains were the best part of Disney films.


    Get it from Boohoo for $12 (originally $30; available in sizes 14–20 and in black).

    35. An extra large skull ice cube mold for the ~coolest~ drink of all time — and like a "king cube," you only need one per glass!


    Each silicone mold makes two at a time, so you and a ghoulfriend can enjoy your scotches together.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95+ (available in black and grey).

    Promising review: "I was looking just to make fun ice cubes for parties and came across this. I was a little skeptical at first but followed the directions and wow! The ice came out in skull shapes perfectly. Removal from the silicone tray was simple. These are great for parties or for everyday use as they last longer than regular ice cubes." —RJM 73

    36. An anglerfish reading light who is just there to support your whole book club group of friends when you all say "one more chapter.... ok only one more..... I'll be done after this next one." Sleep is overrated.

    Urban Outfitters

    It'll lure you into not sleeping a wink, just like it lures little fishes to their deaths.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $15.

    37. An 18-shade eyeshadow palette that'll deliver Sephora name brand–results, for a "wait, you only spent HOW much?!" price.


    We're talking five matte, nine shimmer, and four duo-chrome shades, all super pigmented and with minimal fall-out.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in two color sets).

    Promising review: "I AM BLOWN AWAY BY THE QUALITY. There's almost zero fallout, extremely pigmented colors, blends creamy like butter, and the colors are beautiful. This rivals any of my Too Faced palettes — in fact far less fallout. These are the same quality if not better than my Urban Decay. Seriously not kidding. AND rivals my Kat Von D palettes. I rarely review anything, but this deserved a review." —Chandra

    38. A book of RuPaul's Drag Race paper dolls to gift the person you've watched every season with. And then also give to yourself, because "if you can't love yourself, how in the hell are you gonna love somebody else?"


    It includes 10 punch-out paper dolls from the first eight seasons, plus 64 pages of outfits!

    Get it from Amazon for $13.72.

    Promising review: "This book has exactly what it says it does. All your favorite crowned queens seasons 1 - 8 and All Star winners seasons 1 & 2 (sorry Sasha Velour). The dolls are made of sturdy cardstock paper and the outfits are some of their best iconic looks. An awesome collectable for any drag race fan." —Brittany Gummer

    You can also get a Drag Race–themed book of MadLibs for even more fun.

    39. A mega-pack of acrylic, golden, and pearl hair clips for immediately improving any bad hair day. No one will ever guess the last time you washed your hair.


    Get a set of 20 from Amazon for $12.89 (or a pack of 30 for $15.98)

    Promising review: "This might be one of my favorite Amazon purchases to date! These clips are adorable, the quality of each is so great for the price, and there are so many options that are perfect for mixing and matching. I usually put two clips in my hair and they stay in great all day. I've been wearing these clips for weeks and none of them have broken or tarnished in any away. They are the perfect accessory! I highly recommend." —Madison Meehan

    40. A Stassi Schroeder–inspired wine glass for the person who is not allowed to watch the new season of Vanderpump Rules without you.


    Get it from Gold Half Moon on Etsy for $17.99.

    Looking for more? They also have an "It's not about the pasta!" version and more Vanderpump faves.

    41. A pair of cushiony inserts that'll transform any pair of shoes into Uggs.


    Get them from Amazon for $18.49+ (available in sizes 5–12).

    Promising review: "These are the best. I discovered these insoles about four years ago when I was desperately trying to find a way to keep my feet warm in my Sorel boots, I had thought at first that my boots were leaking because my feet got so cold in them it seemed like they had to be wet, but it was literally just the cold of the pavement coming up through the soles of the boot. OH MY GOODNESS these made all the difference. Now I buy these for any cold weather boots I buy. They are true to size and have fit perfectly in any brand of boot I've purchased, so long as that boot has a removable insole that can be replaced with these. Brands I have used them in thus far Ugg (Obviously), Sorel, L.L. Bean, and Kamik." —S Wingo

    42. A throwback-style Caboodle to *finally* organize all those beauty products — and do touchups, thanks to the built-in mirror.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $18 (also available in lavender).

    Promising review: "I love this Caboodle!! I got it to organize my very messy dresser. I wanted something with lots of space, but also looked cute. I love the color and it looks great in my room. It holds so much stuff! It is also fairly sturdy. Would definitely recommend!" —SofiaStar

    43. A mega-lengthening Vivienne Sabo mascara for your makeup-enthused friend — but also one for yourself, because their lashes can*not* look better than yours. Not fair.

    It's cruelty-free, smudge-proof, and removes easily at the end of the day with water.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    Promising review: "I never write reviews for things, but this mascara was just so great I felt like I had to! I love lashes, and my friends are used to me wearing thick coats of mascara at all times. Despite this, I got complimented on my lashes basically every time I wore this mascara this week. Multiple people even asked if I had extensions! This mascara isn't clumpy at all, and makes your lashes super long and defined without sticking them together. I've never had any problems with flaking, and although it isn't waterproof, I've definitely used eyedrops, shed a tear, and gotten stuck in rain without them smudging or running down my face. All in all this is my new holy grail mascara, and I'm thrilled!!" —Sophie Johnson

    44. BuzzFeed's Tasty Everyday Cookbook for anyone who's TIRED of recipes with too-darn-many steps. It's chock-full of one-pot, slow cooker, and other no-fuss recipes they can *actually* handle.


    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    45. A cashmere-esque blanket scarf that'll basically be like giving the gift of the coziest warmest hug — but this'll last longer and won't make your arms fall asleep.


    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in 33 colors).

    Promising review: "Extremely impressed with the high quality and great price of this scarf. DOES NOT look cheap...I own an Acne Studios wool scarf ($250 retail) and would say while this one is a bit lighter weight (still super warm and cozy) it is comparable in style, color and quality to my Acne scarf. Would definitely buy again—both for myself and as a gift." —Natalie

    46. A travel journal designed in lists so any experienced wanderer or wanderlust-filled beginner can create bucket lists, document the places they've been and want to go, etc., and look back on it in the years to come.


    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    Promising review: "Love this! Bought one for myself and ended up buying two more as gifts. This is SUPER fun to travel with and journal ideas and gets me in the mindset of dreaming BIG! You seriously can't go wrong gifting this to the adventurous person in your life. And checking off the places to go as you actually do it is the best! It is a lot more pages and ideas than I even expected." —Jessica

    There are a ton of Listography journals available for documenting your life in all sorts of ways. Check them all out to pick the perfect one for you!

    47. Werewolf, a sneaky party game you need to order for your friend group ASAP — especially if you love the game Mafia.


    It works a little bit like mafia — you draw a card and play the role assigned to you (if you're a werewolf, you're trying to destroy the village; if you're a villager, you're trying to save it, etc.). You can play with up to *35* people, so it's great for even larger gatherings — though warning, your friendships will be tested.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.95.

    Promising review: "My group of friends love game night. We've tried all sorts of games, and when I brought this game out, everyone was skeptical. Now no one wants to play any other game but this one. Super fun! The fact that it comes in a simple deck of cards makes it so easy to carry around and bring to any party occasion just in case. With the different characters you can mix it up so no two games are ever the same. The witch character has truly tested some friendships already. The game also gives you extra cards for you to create your own characters with their own unique roles and powers. We are looking forward to creating some interesting new roles and throwing them in the mix. If you have a loud group of friends, this is the game for you!" —Amazon Customer

    When you turn shopping for others into a treat-yourself moment:


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