Gifting season is right around the corner, and whether you're shopping for a birthday, holiday, or just a cute thank-you gift that you hope will brighten someone's day, don't stress about overspending. Yes, it's possible to pick out an adorable gift for less than the price of that almond milk latte you got this morning. While it seems like the only thing $5 will get you anymore is a pack of gum, these 17 options make a strong case otherwise. From cute little coin purses and key chains to the face masks you buy in bulk, there's a sweet and simple gift for everyone on your list. Find the perfect under-$5 gift item or at least get inspired by these cute and incredibly affordable ideas.
Go on to shop 17 of the under-$5 gifts you can get for all of your friends.
Earrings that will always get you compliments.
Who doesn't love a chic key chain?
The perfect tote bag for the farmers market or Spin class.
Simple gold hoops that everyone actually needs.
This eye mask smells so good.
An offbeat mug to mix up your morning coffee routine.
This warm cinnamon shade is an unexpected nail color but so cool for fall.
We're also suckers for good packaging.
We'll take 10 of these, please.
These add a perfect touch of athleisure to any outfit.
Iron-on patches are perfect for personalizing a denim jacket or jeans!
Makes for a cute little coin purse.
For all our L.A. people—you understand the depth of this sentiment.
Is it just us, or is the value of a good pen lost on most people?
For the ultimate dog person in your life.
These hand-stitched tags are great for so many uses, from thank-you cards to birthday and luggage tags.
Lavender is a great essential oil to start if you're not familiar with them. Rub it into your wrists or behind your ears for an instant de-stressor.