40 Surprisingly Chic Gifts Under $25

So fun, you won't even need a gift receipt.


You don't have to spend all your money to show your loved ones that you appreciate them. These budget-friendly and totally thoughtful gift ideas are guaranteed to be some of the best birthday, anniversary, or "just because" gifts they've ever gotten.

Zodiac Catch-All Dish
Urban Outfitters

This little trinket dish features their zodiac constellation on the lid and the positive traits of their sign inside.

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Kitchen Essentials Herb Planter

Foodies will love these herb planters that will help them always have fresh flavors on hand.

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Merlot Infused Coffee

Because why choose between wine and coffee? These coffee beans are infused with merlot, for the best of both worlds.

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Floral Journal Set

For the friend who's always writing everything down, these floral journals are a stylish and thoughtful gift. 

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Mobile Photo Lens Kit
Urban Outfitters

Your Instagram-obsessed friend or family member will love this mobile phone lens kit that will help transform their photos.

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Beer Soap

$11.81, Etsy

This soap, made with beer and olive oil infused with hops, is the perfect gift for beer lovers.

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Rose Quartz Wine Stopper

$24, Etsy

Whoever owns this natural stone stopper will actually want to resist drinking the rest of the bottle so they can show off their stylish accessory.

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City Trinket Dish

$16, Anthropologie

These city trinket dishes are the perfect gift for anyone with a sense of wanderlust.

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Urban Outfitters
Rosé Carry-On Cocktail Kit

$25, W&P

Rosé all day, even on a plane, with this carry-on cocktail kit complete with roseé gummy bears and elderflower syrup.

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World Market
Gold Sentiment Servers

$19.99, World Market

These gold servers are as stylish as they are honest, stamped with the phrases "fork it over" and "I'll take seconds."

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Himalayan Salt Candle Holder

$8.99, Amazon

The soothing color is only half of this candle holder's beauty — it's crafted from natural crystal salt.

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Personal Library Kit

$15.99, Amazon

Just the thing for the person in your life who's always lending out their books.

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Monogram Keychain

$18, Anthropologie

A stylish keychain that's personalized, like these enamel monogram key rings, are always a fun idea.

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Urban Outfitters
Travel Shave Kit

$15, Urban Outfitters

For the person who deserves a luxurious-feeling shave, even on the go.

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Floral Keepsake Box

$9.99, Modcloth

This floral box is perfect for stashing away jewelry or keepsakes in a safe, chic place.

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Urban Outfitters
Daily Questions Journal

$16.99, Urban Outfitters

Inspire your loved one with this five-year journal that prompts them with a new question every day.

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Zodiac Sign Candles

$7.15, Etsy

Astrology fans will love these horoscope candles that are personalized for their zodiac signs.

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Urban Outfitters
Grow Your Own Cactus Kit

$4.99, Urban Outfitters

A cute little grow kit, made just for the aspiring green thumb in your life.

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Variety Face Masks

$17.60, Anthropologie

Give your loved one a little bit of self-care help with a variety pack of soothing sheet masks.

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Uncommon Goods
Mindfulness Cards

$16.95, UncommonGoods

Speaking of self-care, these mindfulness cards will remind your loved one to do something nice for themselves whenever they need a pick-me-up.

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Llama Jewelry Dish

$12, Modcloth

What's cuter than a little ceramic llama that holds jewelry? Nothing, that's why this gift will be a hit.

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Tonic Eye Mask

$20, Anthropologie

A sleep mask is a thoughtful self-care gift, especially for the loved one that's always traveling and sleeping on planes.

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The Little Book Of Cacti

$9.99, Modcloth

This little book contains everything you need to know to successfully grow cacti and succulents — certainly not a succ-ky gift.

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Typography Soap

$10, Etsy

These fun little typography soaps are the perfect gift for a celebration (particularly the "yay!" bar) or for your sassiest loved one.

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Uncommon Goods
Scratch-Off Travel Log

$25, UncommonGoods

Frequent fliers will love this travel log that will let them scratch off all the places they've been to on the map.

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bath bomb
PinkParchmentSoaps on etsy
Rose Bath Bomb

$4.99, Etsy

Not only are these bath bombs filled with skin-loving butters and oils, but the added rose petals will make the next soak a romantic one too.

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Initial Necklace

$15, Etsy

Gift this personalized and dainty necklace to your most stylish friend and we guarantee you'll see her wearing it all the time.

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Rabbit Super Wine Aerator

$13.93, Amazon

Speaking of wine, make Olivia Pope proud with a perfectly-aerated glass of red. Instead of waiting for the bottle to breathe, just pour (and pour again) a good-sized nightcap.

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Chalkboard Cheese Markers

$15, Etsy

Next time your hostess sets out a gracious spread, everyone will know the difference between the cheddar and the Swiss.

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Herbal Tea Gift Box

$19, Amazon

If your gift wrap skills leave something to be desired, just tie a bow around this colorful box — mission accomplished!

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