The Under-$5 Gifts You Can Give All Your Friends

Holiday gifts under $5


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Gifting season is right around the corner, and although the list of events seems endless, your budget may not be. Whether you're shopping for a birthday, holiday, or just a cute thank-you gift 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 steamed 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 say au contraire. 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. The items are also great to mix and match. Treat your friend to a spa-inspired arrangement with a mini candle, bath bomb, and body scrub, or split the items up among a few friends. Keep on reading to see our under-$5 gift picks.

On-trend earrings that will always get you compliments.

The perfect tote bag for the farmer's market or spin class.

An offbeat mug to mix up your morning coffee routine.

This mauve shade is an unexpected nail color but so cool for fall.

These add a perfect touch of athleisure to any outfit.

Iron-on patches are perfect for personalizing a denim jacket or jeans!

For all our L.A. peopleyou understand the depth of this sentiment.

Is it just us, or is the value of a good pen lost on most people?

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 destressor.

Next up: 21 gifts ideas your best friend will absolutely love.

This post was published at an earlier date and has been updated by Andy Karp.