'Tis the season for gift guides! To save you time & money, I created this massive list of amazing gift ideas for pretty much anyone in your life & they're $50 & under. Yep, you read that right. $50 & under. Because we're all on a budget, amiright? From the wanderlusting world traveler to the up-to-date gadget lover, there is something here for everyone. Do some searching & you'll find something for yourself or something you care about.

For the cool friend

These gifts are perfect for the cool friend. We all have that friend who has a je ne sais quoi quality to them. They're one-of-a-kind & awesome. You hold them with high respect & you're happy to have them in your life.

I Want to Believe T-Shirt // got my boyfriend this, he loves it. Also great if you're an X-Files fan!
Backless loafer mules // affordable version of the trendy $600+ Gucci loafers
Chunky knit sweater // can never go wrong with a chunky knit sweater
Enamel pin set // your friend can put it on a bag, shirt, vest, hat, backpack, etc.
Laboratory beaker mug // the coolest mug for the coolest friend

For the World Traveler

These gifts are perfect for the person who loves to travel the globe. These presents can make their travels more comfortable & memorable. This friend is always ready for a trip, near or far. Adventure awaits! 

Travel journal // your friend can jot down all their adventures in this rad journal & pen
Plaid infinity scarf // a comfy scarf is a plane essential - trust me!
Los Angeles art print //  if your friend is home sick or itching for their next journey
Packing cubes // helps to compact & organize all packing needs
Active noise-canceling headphones // comes with microphone, airplane adapter, & carrying case

For the Badass Blogger

These gifts are perfect for the badass blogger in your life. They're looking for some cool ways to elevate their blog posts, Instagram photos, online presence, & office. Take a look at these blog-friendly goodies.

Faux fur rug // a great way to spruce up the office corner or use as a blog prop
Diptyque Roses candle // this teeny tiny candle is photo-friendly for any post
Changeable felt letter board // personalize your next event, photo, blog post, or post it on your Insta
Light up phone case // get Kim Kardashian-quality selfies with this rad case
Clip-on phone lens // add a little oomph to the average phone photo

For the Gadget Lover

These gifts are perfect for any gadget lover. What do you get to the person who owns every little gizmo & gadget? How about another gizmo? These items are totally useful, so they won't forget it in the back of the storage closet.

Bluetooth in-ear wireless headphones // who needs headphones with wires these days?
Portable Bluetooth color changing LED Speaker // a cool gadget to take it pretty much anywhere
PopSocket // they'll wonder how they ever used their phone without one
Aluminum laptop stand // thin, sleek, functional
Cactus headphone audio splitter // because we've all needed one at some point

For the Beauty Fiend

These gifts are perfect for all the beauty hoarders out there. Holla! Grab these holiday gift sets before they sell out. Gift sets tend to give you a better bang for your buck, which is why I love them. Oooh, so shiny.

Fenty Beauty Killawatt Freestyle Highlighter Trophy Wife // glow on, my friend!
Tarte Goddess Essentials Color Collection // a three-piece set of goddess essentials
Fresh Sugar Lip Beauty Box // a gift collection with six lip treatments
Tarte Make Believe in Yourself Eye & Cheek Palette // this palette is stunning

For the cooking master

These gifts are perfect for the cooking master who enjoys spending time in the kitchen. Professional or not, they're always experimenting with new recipes & could use some up-to-date kitchen necessities. 

Double mezzaluna // for quick chopping
Veggie spiralizer // their kitchen isn't complete without a veggie spiralizer
Bamboo single turntable // a great tool to organize/display foods & spices
Nut hammer // this just looks really cool
9 Piece professional knife set // oooooh aaaah knives

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