Too often cheap presents get confused with "throwaway gifts" or generally poor choices, but there are so many options to buy on a budget that aren't destined to be re-gifted or immediately donated. Ahead, 15 of the best gifts to shop this season that they'll actually use, most well under $25 (because you know you've got to save up for all those post-holiday sales, anyways).
Neckerchief in Mixed Pattern, $16
Wear it bandanna-style, knotted on your head, or like an ascot.
Porcelain Toothbrush Stand, $5
A prettier way to store your toothbrushes.
Llama Feather Duster, $15
It won’t look as cute when it’s covered in dust, but just think of it as a nice wooly jacket for your li'l dude.
Work It Out Exercise Mat, $24
A cushy exercise mat to practice yoga poses or lay out for a disco nap.
Daschund Dog Shaped Ice Cube Tray, $10
The coolest way to chill your drink.
Acai Duo, $33
A handmade raffia bag with two delicious-smelling Açaí body products straight from Brazil.
Petalpress Rolling Pin, $18
Pretty enough to leave out on the counter all year long.
Popegranate Art Print, $28
An Instagram favorite in art form.
Rose Gold Mermaid Makeup Brush Set, $12
An extremely on-trend makeup brush set.
Spacepak Compression Packing Bags, $42
A space-saving compression bag in which you can stuff all your many outfit combinations (up to two weeks of clothing—count ‘em).
Chi-Chis Iphone Case, $28
To ensure that you never have trouble picking your phone out in a lineup.
kate spade new york Lunch Tote, $30
It might actually convince you to quit your midday takeout habit.
Lanolips 101 Ointment Multipurpose Superbalm, $17
An award-winning all-purpose ointment crafted from sheep's wool grease (yes, really). It's a skin essential for the winter since it tackles ashy everything: elbows, lips, cuticles, and everything else.
Mini Medley Soft Cover Notebooks, $20 for set of 10
A rainbow set of notebooks that will always come in handy for grocery lists and thought collecting.
Urban Outfitters Disposable Camera, $10
A marbled disposable camera with 24 different exposures and the option to switch up prints and backgrounds.