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    24 Products Under $30 That Are Both Useful And Really Dang Pretty

    The best of both worlds.

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    1. A water-resistant sleeve that'll keep your precious laptop or tablet from getting scuffed up in your bag. It has resistance padding that’ll protect your device from minor bumps and bruises, and the geometric print with gold accents will make you want to show it off to everyone.

    A person holds a laptop inside a geometric printed sleeve with gold accents
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $19.99 (available in seven colours).

    2. A glass soap dispenser that'll add a floral touch to your bathroom or kitchen. You’re probably washing your hands a dozen times a day right now, so your soap holder might as well be cute.

    A soap dispenser decorated with flowers
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $19.95.

    3. A super-absorbent microfibre dish drying mat with an elegant marble design that can hold up to four times its weight in water. It's cushioned to protect your breakables (like those fancy wine glasses your mom gave you!) and it has over 4,000 five-star reviews.

    A marble dish towel with cutlery and dishes on it
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    Just throw it in the wash when you're done using it!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $14.90.

    4. A set of reusable straws that'll make your beverage look Insta-worthy, while also being a pal to the environment. The straws are wide enough to suck up boba, so you can ditch the plastic alternative next time you treat yourself to your favourite beverage.

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    It comes with four straight straws, four angled straws, two brushes and a carrying bag.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    5. An apron that'll keep you looking cute while protecting your clothes from the spills and messes that inevitably happen in the kitchen. The front pocket will keep your cellphone or recipe safe, and the waist tie will keep it snug on your body.

    An apron hands in a kitchen

    Get it from Simons for $18 (you can also get matching mittens and a potholder).

    6. An edge brush made of natural boar bristles that'll help you style, shape, and finish your edges. The bristles are gentler on the fine hair than toothbrushes, and they’ll stimulate your scalp and help to spread your hair’s natural oils.

    A person brushes the edges on another person

    Get it from AtomicGoldLA on Etsy Canada for $13.85.

    7. A reusable face mask with a pretty floral print that’ll help keep everyone safe, while also making you look super stylish. It has elastic bands with an adjustable hook around the ears to keep it flush against your face, a pocket for a dust filter, and a nose clip, so it’s both pretty and functional.

    A person wears a face mask with elasticized bands on the ears
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    Reviewers say the mask is lightweight, comfy, and that the nose clip prevents their glasses from fogging up.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $14.99 (available in 37 prints).

    8. A no-flame electric lighter that's safer and easier to use than traditional butane lighters. It’s USB rechargeable, and the holographic rainbow colour is pretty enough to be displayed with your candle collection.

    An electric lighter beside a laptop
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $22.99 (available in three colours).

    9. An essential oil diffuser and humidifier that'll keep the air around you smelling fresh. It has four mist settings and seven colour options it can cycle through, and even when it’s not on, it’ll look great as a decor piece in your home.

    An essential oil diffuser with a pretty hammered pattern on a table
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    You can pick up some essential oils here!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    10. A set of Sailor Moon makeup brushes that might just help you look as flawless as Serena. You'll definitely want to show them off on your vanity, because look at how dang cute they are.

    A set of makeup brushes with gems and symbols from Sailor Moon
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    It comes with a powder brush, eyebrow brush, eyeliner brush, lip brush, gloss brush, an eyebrow comb, and a velvet pouch for travelling.

    Get a set of eight from Amazon Canada for $18.99.

    11. A set of stainless steel gold utensils that are coated in titanium. They’re a pretty upgrade from that old scratched-up set that’s been passed down to you.

    A set of gold cutlery on a table

    Get it from Simons for $20.

    12. A pair of scissors with rose gold filigree that'll help you make the prettiest crafts. You can use it for snipping threads in your cross-stitch, trimming washi tape, and cutting out patterns.

    Two pairs of crafting scissors with ornate filigree

    Get it from BellaLoveDesigns on Etsy Canada for $12.50+ (available in four colours and with a tip cap).

    13. A set of dainty hair clips that'll help keep your hair out of your face and look fabulous while doing it. They’re made of durable alloy and are an easy way to jazz up your ’do, especially if it’s been a few days since you washed it.

    A set of clips in a persons hair
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    Get a set of nine hair clips from Amazon Canada for $9.99 (available in thee colours).

    14. A mermaid mug with whimsical scales and a gold tail handle, for when you basically want to ~swim~ in your morning coffee. You can also use it as a little home for succulents or flowers!

    A mug with scales and a gold tail for a handle
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $22.95 (available in two colours).

    15. A pair of socks that'll keep your tootsies warm as the weather starts to dip. One foot has little love kisses and the other has flirty eyelashes that might let your special someone know that you're in the mood for some cuddles.

    A pair of socks one with kisses and the other with eyelashes

    Get it from FridaySockCo on Etsy Canada for $18.02.

    16. A case for your AirPods, so you never have to root through the depths of your bag to find them ever again. It has shock-absorbing technology that'll protect them from damage if you drop them and reviewers say it's very durable.

    A hand holds a case with AirPods in it that has marble patterns and gold foil accents
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    They work for both first- and second-generation AirPods.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.99+ (available in six styles).

    17. A set of no-tie shoe laces with a blingy metallic accent that'll never come undone while you're mid-workout. Just lace them through the eyelets of your shoes, adjust them to your preference, and you'll be able to slip your feet into them every time, while still having a snug and secure fit.

    A pair of runners with no tie laces

    Get it from Hickies for $19.99 USD (available in four colours).

    18. A keyboard cover decorated with sweet pastel swirls. It’ll protect your device from spills and dust, as well as scratches to the keys that occur over time. It’s also super thin, so you’ll be able to shut your laptop like you always do.

    A keyboard cover with soft pastel colours
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    It's compatible with the 13 inch MacBook Air 13 from 2018, 2019, and 2020.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $6.74.

    19. A floral pocket calendar that’ll hopefully bring better things in your future. It features monthly overviews that’ll help you see everything you have going on at a quick glance, and the paper is ink resistant, so you won’t have to worry about it bleeding through.

    A pocket calendar with a flower design for 2021 to 2022
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    Get it from Amazon Canada $13.71.

    20. A pencil cup that'll keep your desk organized, once and for all. The rose gold will add a bit of luxe to your room and would also look great holding your makeup brushes.

    An open rose gold pencil cup with pencils in it
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $19.37.

    21. A coffee spoon that'll measure out the perfect amount of grounds for your morning caffeine fix and then keep the bag sealed when you're done. The pretty gold colour will make your coffee bag look like you meant to leave it on your counter, when really, you just keep forgetting to put it back in the cabinet.

    A coffee spoon doubles as a clip to keep a coffee bag closed
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    Get a set of two from Amazon Canada for $14.95+ (available in three colours).

    22. A roll of floral duct tape that’s a whole lot cuter than the traditional grey stuff. It'll stick to cloth, vinyl, leather, plastic and metal, and reviewers say it's a great way to jazz up crutches, walkers, or suitcases.

    A person cuts floral duct tape
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.44 (available in 46 options).

    23. A striped wristlet that'll hold your phone and bits and bobs while you're out and about. The wording says “you, me, oui,” so it might be the perfect accessory when you’re flirting with that cutie at your local coffee shop.

    A wristlet with stripes and a hair that says you me oui
    Old Navy

    Get it from Old Navy Canada for $18.

    24. And lastly, a silky sleep mask covered in golden stars, so you can shut out the world when you desperately need some shut-eye. It has an adjustable strap and is also totally breathable, which means you won't wake up all hot and sweaty.

    A sleep mask with stars dors and crescent moons
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.99 (available in eight prints).

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