Chances are, you’ve found yourself in a mall or shopping online quite a bit lately.
It’s that time of year, when you want to show the special people in your life a little extra love with something tangible — which also might mean that your bank account is feeling a little overwhelmed and/or underfunded.
So, we’ve rounded up our list of 10 holiday gifts that are as affordable as they are awesome. And no need to spend any change on a gift to thank us…a virtual high five is just fine.
For Your Long Distance BFF ($30)
Sure, you’ve seen candles that smell like baked goods or pine needles, but have you seen any that give you a whiff of the Lone Star State? This website is perfect for your friend attending an out-of-state university or your relative that lives a little too far away. These candles, the highest price tag on our list at just $30, are available here.
Everyone <3s Avocados ($8)
Avocados and socks make a dream team, and together they can rule the world…or at least your feet. This is a great gift for the one person on your list you may have no idea what to get, or simply your avocado-loving lad. Pick up this gift here.
We’ve Got Time for Neil deGrasse Tyson ($8.02 – on sale!)
The one and only Neil deGrasse Tyson has created a book with us non-physicists in mind! The sultry words of Tyson would be a perfect gift for the bookworm in your life, or the curious intellectual that is always asking the big questions. Grab this book quickly while it’s still on sale here.
Because You Know They’re Going to Have a Busy 2018 ($20)
Business school can make one feel like a busy, busy bee. This planner is a perfect gift for your friend that can use a little organization in their life, or the already organized friend that needs to re-up on a planner for the New Year. Snag this find here.
BauerMerch.com – Everything!!! (Prices vary)
Don’t forget about our BauerMerch online store, where you can find the perfect gifts for your classmates or alumni looking to show off their #UHBauer pride! From polos to Bluetooth speakers, we’ve got it all! Check out all the cool items here.
Sweet Relaxation ($19.95)
What better gift can you give someone other than a sweet, sweet reason to relax? Pick up these bath bombs for that special someone in your life that really deserves a break (or 12) in this set of 12 vegan bath bombs here.
Cheer Up, It’s Coffee ($16)
For anyone who can use a daily dose of encouragement with their morning coffee. Plus, who doesn’t love mugs? Find this mug here.
The Great Wave Throw Pillow ($15.99)
Bring this beautiful piece of artwork to life and in one of your loved ones homes. This throw pillow can fit in just about any kind of décor, and it adds an artistic flare to any simple or eccentric space. This throw can be found here.
Spotify Gift Card (Prices vary)
Know a friend who is oh so tired of the commercial interruptions? They would more than appreciate you for giving them a few months of sweet, sweet interruption-free music time. Grab a gift card here.
Artificial Bonsai Desk Plant ($14.99)
Every office space can be transformed with a little greenery. What better than some greenery that doesn’t actually need to be maintained? Let your gift receiver sit back and enjoy this artificial desk plant without any hassle. Find it here.
By Catty Galan