Updated: Dec 20, 2021
By: Laiba Lakhani ('23)
The holidays, though festive and exciting, are often clouded by the stress and chaos of what to buy family, friends, and loved ones; especially within a reasonable price range. The clock is ticking to purchase holiday gifts, and many people are still looking for the perfect present.
Junior Mahek Prajapati, said,t “Christmas gifts shopping for all my family members and my friends can be such a challenge, it’s hard to get that personalized feeling without overspending on a gift”.
Compiled is a list of Christmas gifts that are under $25, perfect for recipients children to grandparents. From trendy to classics, this is the ultimate gift guide for 2021. Note that prices listed are subject to change as prices are listed at the time of publication.
Bananagrams is a fun board game that would make a great gift for friends and families.
Society6 has trendy phone cases, starting at $18.00, that add individuality to any outfit or aesthetic.
And for those who love video games, giving them a Steam gift card might be the best gift ever. This Steam gift card is for video game lovers. This online gift card can be used for credit for purchasing games, downloading content, and buying in-game content. The amount on the gift card ranges from $20 to $100.
Nominal makes hometown country anklets, that are great for parents and those who are missing home. They are available for Algeria, Africa, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bosnia, Egypt, Ethiopia, Indian, Iraq, Jordan, Kashmir, Kenya, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, and Yemen. As of right now, these bracelets cost $20.00 each.
Winky Lux PH Color Changing Lip Balm adds an eclectic touch at they are only $16.00 which is a steal!
Emma Chamberlain's Coffee products are sure to warm anyone’s heart!
Never Coffee Lab makes adorable aesthetic coffee bean bags that are essential for those who gained a coffee addiction over quarantine. These aesthetic coffee beans from Never Coffee Lab, are essential for those who gained a coffee addiction over quarantine. These coffee bean bags start at $18.00 and come in six different colors.
For all you female shoppers looking for something to buy your spouses, brothers, or friends, Target has a Goodfellow Spiced Ginger & Rum Cologne.
Urban Outfitters has press-on manicures that are great for on-the-go people and for those who need stylish nails.
A personalized Harry Potter mug is a must for all of your Potter-obsessed friends!
Society6 also has some cute tote bags that book fanatics will love. The one linked is under $20.00.
And for those who love books, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid is great for young adults. The book is in paperback for $17.00.
Etsy again, has a Harry Styles love on-tour digital print, that is perfect for room decor and can be paired perfectly with any frame ($3.50).
Nina Berenato makes beautiful gold minimalist earrings that are a perfect addition to any gift. These earrings are $22.00.
ASOS makes a cute plaid bucket hat that adds a pop of color to any neutral-toned outfit. These hats cost $24.00.
For fans of Taylor Swift, she sells "All Too Well" tissues for $10.00.
And finally, for all sports lovers, Fanatics has NFL hats on sale for under $25.00.