Skip To Content

    32 Incredibly Cool Gifts You Won't Believe You Can Get At Walmart

    These gifts are gonna make Wally World look like Disney World.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A basket of snacks carefully curated for movie connoisseurs.

    This cinematic set includes two microwave pop-up popcorn bowls, a bag of Skittles, two bags of Cracker Jacks, a mini bag of Chex Mix, a Twizzlers packet, Kit-Kat bar, Chocolate bar, Raisinettes box, two boxes of M&M's (plain and peanut), a mini bag of Famous Amos chocolate chip cookies, a bag of Snyder's pretzels, an Oreo cookies packet, a Red Box gift card (worth six movie rentals), and that snazzy director’s chalkboard.

    Price: $62.99

    2. A Himalayan salt lamp that just may be what your frazzled friend needs to breathe easy.

    It's also just really beautiful, if you're not into buying it for salty air reasons.

    Price: $11.88

    3. A pair of matte gold headphones to give a lavish gift of good music.

    Unfortunately, you won't be able to control how much Nickleback you know your best friend will play through them. But they're working on that.

    The Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones includes a carrying case, a 3.5 mm RemoteTalk cable, and a universal USB charging cable. The new design features Bluetooth connection, up to 40 hours of battery life, and an adjustable fit, with the ability to take calls, control your music, and activate Siri.

    Price: $299.95+ Colors: eight

    4. A chunky knit blanket so warm it could melt the ice between Taylor Swift and Katy Perry.

    Price: $68.99 Colors: 6

    5. A rather direct coffee mug to end all early-morning arguments.

    6. An unbelievably adorable unicorn bike helmet someone convinced manufacturers to make in adult sizes, which means we're gonna have to thank the bronies for the rest of our days.

    Personally, I'm a Twilight Sparkle.

    Price: $24.99

    7. A mid-century–modern end table to give to your boyfriend's apartment (actually yourself).

    Not that you haven't loved the stack of useless DVDs he's using as a table right now. You love that.

    Price: $59.99 Colors: six

    8. A Frenchie throw pillow to give your actual French bulldog the brother he has always wanted.

    9. A popsicle float for Christmases in the sun (or for making the most ironic sled ever).

    10. A piggy bank that'll make you actually want to save your pennies, for a kitten.,

    This crafty cat runs on two AA batteries (not included).

    Promising review: "I bought this for my daughter and she loves it! The kids love to watch the kitten pop out, and there's a button you can push if you don't want to use a coin." —Christi

    Price: $14.99

    11. A faux-leather bag so chic you can definitely justify keeping it for yourself.

    12. A sushi maker for your friend who needs to stop spending their paycheck on all-you-can-eat sushi nights (while still letting them eat all the sushi).

    I am this friend. Buy me this.

    Price: $8.38

    13. A game of Social Sabotage complete with 500 playing cards that are a bit like truth or dare...but on social media.

    You'll need a smartphone to play this, plus three or more players!

    Price: $24.97

    PSST...We make money when you buy this!

    14. A VR bundle to buy for them but play yourself.

    This PlayStation VR bundle features advanced VR display and 3D audio technology, with wireless and move motion controllers for a precise interactive experience.

    Promising review: "What a great bundle! It comes with everything you need to get started in the VR world. I'd definitely recommend this to anybody. A+." —Drew Scott

    Price: $349

    15. A 10-piece Pioneer Woman bakeware set you can give as a gift while not-so-subtly hinting that you want some homemade gingersnaps in the near future.

    This set includes a loaf pan, a rolling pin, 4-piece measuring bowls, and 4-piece measuring spoons.

    Price: $31.97

    16. A coloring book your one friend who is secretly hella foul is gonna love.

    17. A wooden chalkboard sign made for friends who love to host Pinterest-worthy parties.

    Because you're never gonna one-up them, so you might as well help them be the best.

    Price: $8.29

    18. An 11-piece set of nourishing sheet masks that'll cover everyone on your list this season (depending on how well you know their skin type).

    19. A hanging fish bowl to make you the king of white elephant gifts, the literal king.

    20. A game you've seen so many videos of that you think you hate it, but you're still gonna laugh out loud the second you see your dad get a pie to the face.

    And we know you're gonna film and share the whole thing.

    Price: $5.88

    21. A cactus light to add some desert warmth to your brother's arctic apartment.

    Because even chionophiles like a little light.

    Price: $9.95+ (available in three shapes).

    22. A modern sunbeam clock for the person whose decor is always on point.

    23. A book about Bill Murray for anyone who needs a little laugh in their life.

    "Nothing prepared me for being this awesome. It's kind of a shock. It's kind of a shock to wake up every morning and be bathed in this purple light.” —Bill Murray

    Price: $9.90

    24. Or a book by Bill Nye, because every '90s kid is gonna have a hard time deciding if they prefer Science Bill or Movie Bill.

    "As you may know, I am a mechanical engineer." —Bill Nye

    Price: $9.48

    25. A box of bath bomb bonbons as the perfect gift for your girlfriend, since she told you she doesn't want a box of chocolates again this year.

    26. A mod winter coat that may be the most loved gift you give all year — those massive pockets are a girl's best friend (after you, of course).

    27. A snuggly sock monkey for keeping your roommate company while you're home for the holidays.

    28. A pretzel knot pillow for your foodie friend who is always right on trend.

    Price: $15 Colors: eight

    29. A practical gift that's sure to help help you espresso your self.

    30. A bright, shock-absorbing cell phone case to save the life of your little sister's (third) iPhone 6.

    31. A 2018 typography calendar for everyone who appreciates a good saying and a great typeface.

    32. And a literal Polaroid drone that'll give the most epic selfies your Instagram-addict friend could ever hope for.

    The Polaroid PL100 drone is iOS- and Android-compatible with up to seven minutes of color video up to 98 feet. It has a 6-axis gyroscope flight stabilization system, headless, auto-return, one-key take off and landing, and altitude-hold mode. It also comes with a battery and includes a smartphone adaptor, a USB charge wire, and an extra set of blades.

    Promising review: "I can't believe such a small drone can take picture and video!" —dny

    Price: $41.67

    Walmart Christmas shopping got me like:


    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

    Do your holiday shopping with BuzzFeed. Check out all of our gift guides here!

    Allison Krausman/BuzzFeed

    Need A Shopping Buddy?

    Get great products - from pros in the fine art of buying stuff online - delivered to your inbox!
    Newsletter signup form