It’s the most wonderful time of the year, especially if you love buying gifts for friends and loved ones. However, we understand if you’re working with a tight budget this year. That’s why we’ve rounded up 10 gifts that deliver a ton of value for just under $25.
With the Bando Slim Utility Wallet, keeping your cash and cards safe has never been easier. This slim canvas wallet features two quickdraw slots for the cards you most often, plus an elastic band that acts as a money clip for easy access. Underneath, you’ll find a pull tab slot that accommodates up to 10 additional cards, plus a secret compartment to stash important items.
Get a Dash Bando Slim Utility Wallet for $13.99 (Reg. $25).
Glue has been the go-to for crafts and simple repairs for years, but it dries quickly and can get messy if you make a mistake. BONDIC is like glue, but better. It’s a plastic cement that doesn’t harden until you want it to. All you have to do is apply it and shine the included UV light to activate it. You can use BONDIC to weld items shut, stick pieces together, or even dry it and file it into shape.
Get a BONDIC® Starter Kit + Extra Refill for $14.99 (Reg. $24).
Single-use plastics like straws impose massive amounts of waste on our environment, but something as small as a reusable straw can help tremendously. The nOcean is a reusable straw made of medical-grade silicone and surgical steel, but it can connect as one to make a cute little bracelet when not in use. On top of that, 50% of nOcean’s profits go towards ocean cleanup efforts, so you can reduce your plastic usage while contributing to a great cause.
Get a nOcean Wearable Reusable Silicone Straw for $15.99 (Reg. $20).
Most power strips aren’t made with USB devices in mind; you usually have to plug in a power brick for that, which consumes an outlet. The SURGE DUO solves that by offering two outlets and USB ports, so you can charge your mobile devices, laptop, and more at the same time.
Get a SURGE DUO Dual USB & Dual Surge Charging Station for $18.99 (Reg. $49).
Everyone has a powerful, HD camera in their pocket these days thanks to advances in smartphone camera technology. However, phones don’t handle like a traditional camera would, so taking stable photos can be tough. The Splat 3N1 Flexible Tripod is an affordable solution that allows you to angle your phone, compact camera, or action camera to just about any angle. Plus, its feet can be adjusted to fit around surfaces like round railings for selfies, or to your bike handles and rearview mirrors to use your phone as a GPS. The possibilities are endless!
Get a Splat 3N1 Flexible Tripod for $18.99 (Reg. $24).
Don’t you hate it when someone trips on your power cable and sends your laptop flying? PLUGIES has a simple solution with the MagTech, a cable that quickly detaches from your USB-C port whenever it’s tugged on, without impacting the port’s charging or data transferring capabilities. The MagTech is bidirectional, so it can be plugged no matter which way your cable is coming from.
Get a PLUGiES™ MagTech: USB-C to MagTech Cable for $11.99 (Reg. $39).
This fun, Avengers-themed bottle opener can remove bottle caps in a snap. Whether you’re at a party, a barbecue, a camping trip, or a bar, this Thanos bottle opener is a perfectly balanced way to entertain friends (or yourself) anywhere you go.
Get a Thanos Bottle Opener for $10.95 (Reg. $14).
Shaving hard-to-reach places has been an irksome endeavor for as long as humans practiced shaving, that is until we met the Bakblade. The updated Bakblade 2.0 comes with detachable blade cartridges that are suitable for both wet and dry shaving. The Bakblade itself is well-contoured for a close, clean shave, and it even folds in half for easy storing. With 4.5 out of 5 and over 11,000 reviews on Amazon, Bakblade 2.0 is one of the best gifts you can buy for loved ones with more demanding grooming needs.
Get a BAKBLADE 2.0 Plus DIY Back Hair Removal & Body Shaver for $15.99 (Reg. $39).
When it comes to midnight camping treks, late-night jogs, or even reading in dimly lit rooms, this Bright Basics hands-free neck light is a must for any low-visibility activity. It emits a cool white light with three different lighting modes to give you the perfect amount of illumination no matter what you’re doing. Plus, its flexible and collapsible design makes it comfortable to wear and easy to store.
Get a Bright Basics Hands-Free LED Flexible Neck Light for $19.99 (Reg. $49).
When it comes to smart home assistants, few compare to Google Home and it’s ecosystem. The Google Home Mini is an affordable way to bring smart functionality into your home, allowing you to control your smart devices, play music, get answers to questions, set reminders, and so much more. You can even ask Google Assistant to remember your voice for a more personalized experience. As Techradar puts it, “The Home Mini is the cheapest way of buying into the Assistant yet for those looking to buy into Google’s smart home ecosystem.”
Get a Google Home Mini for $19.99 (Reg. $49).
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