HOLIDAYS 2008: GIFTS UNDER $25
Not all Holiday Gifts have to Cost an Arm and a Leg to be Great!
If you’re looking for the perfect Christmas gift that won’t break the bank, we’ve found the best gifts under $25. Whether you need to buy for a friend, coworker, or a gift exchange, one of these items is sure to suit your needs.
1. Oxford Scarf in Black and White Plaid
Every girl needs something to help her stay cozy this winter season. This cute, checkered black and white scarf will definitely keep you warm and most importantly, fashionable! $12.00
2. Tarte Holiday Cheek Set
This sparkly cheek set is made for the “blush queen” in your life! She will love the 3 moisturizing cheek stains (loaded with super-fruit extracts) that will give her that warm holiday glow throughout the season! Comes in a metallic kisslock pouch. $25.00
3. Mayfair Lane Stylish Notepads, frames and clippers
These Mayfair Lane products are both fun and functional and will bring a smile to anyone’s face with their cheerful prints and patterns!
- Happeez clipper 3 pack $15; 1 pack $6 with 35+ patterns to choose from
- Prettypleez notepads $7
- Happeez photo frame $15
4. Buttoned Up Collision Kit
This nifty little Collision Kit will be all you need when you find yourself in one of life’s mishaps. It comes complete with a disposable camera, pen and clipboard with pages detailing important information needed from both parties and witnesses. $24.90
5. ITO En Tea Canister
These tea canisters make a great stocking stuffer! The tasty teas are authentic and a great gift for any of your health-conscious (or just tea-loving) friends or family members. $12-21
6. Shemergency Survival Kit
Every girlfriend or female family member will appreciate this handy survival kit! This kit contains all they need for any little “oops” that might arise throughout the day. $20.00
7. Williams-Sonoma Pure & Green Cleaning Caddy
This cleaning caddy is the perfect gift for the clean freak in your life! It includes hand soap, dish soap, hand lotion and countertop spray. All four products are green and eco-friendly and smell delicious! Available in 3 scents: Pumpkin Spice, Winter Forest and Peppermint Snow. $24.95
8. Martha Stewart Collection Recipe Box
Friends who love to cook and bake will love this adorable recipe box! They can stash all their family recipes and secret ingredients into this charming box and keep it organized with pre-printed dividers. $8.99
9. Green By Nature Beauty Kit
This little green kit contains body wash, lip butter, cuticle cream, coco butter, lip glaze, and body lotion. The best part? It’s all bio-renewable ingredients! $15.50
10. The Curious World of Christmas by Niall Edworthy
Friends and family will love learning about the history and joys of Christmas in this book. Filled with fun recipes and facts about the holiday season, this book is a great gift and conversation piece! $16.95
Article/Graphic Work By: Yvonne Cao; Yvonne is a writer and graphic designer from Irvine, Calif. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles, Calif. and is currently working towards a Digital Arts Certification. She enjoys biking on the trails of Orange County, shopping, and learning more about self-awareness and enlightenment.