Are you looking for Inexpensive Christmas Gift Ideas this year? I know that there have been so many times I wanted to give gifts to someone but the budget was tight so I am always on the lookout for inexpensive gift ideas. Here are 10 Gift Ideas Under $5 that you can give to just about anyone from Teachers, to Friends, Co-Workers, Neighbors and more!
Here are my Favorite Gift Ideas Under $5
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Plus here are some other items you can look for in stores that are normally under $5 or that you can make for around $5:
:: Hot Chocolate Mugs – Grab a Cute Coffee Mug from your local Dollar Tree and fill it with a few Hot Chocolate Packets and Chocolate Dipped Spoons for a fun and festive treat! Get this set of 6 Mugs for only $12.59 + FREE Shipping with Prime! That’s just $2.10 each!
:: Card Games – You can get a Deck of Cards for under $5 at most stores – Then print out rules for several popular games from online, or pick up UNO, Phase 10 or another Card Game for around $5-$6 at Walmart, Target or on Amazon Here.
:: Earbuds – You can find Colored Ear Buds at the front of most stores by the Checkout Counter, or check the electronics section at Walmart. Prices typically start around $5! Amazon has these J-Lab Earbuds for only $6.75 + FREE Prime Shipping and they come in 8 colors.
:: Bake a Homemade Pie – If you are looking for a gift that never disappoints try baking a Homemade Pie! You can find simple recipes online that don’t cost a fortune and everyone loves a Home Baked Pie! You can also pick up these Le Creuset Stoneware Pie Birds for just $9.95 on Amazon, these are an adorable gift that’s name brand for under $10!
:: Cookie Cutters – Bake a batch of Fresh Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies, Bag a few and tie them up with a Ribbon and a Cookie Cutter for an adorable gift that’s under $5 per person. You can get a set of 18 Wilton Holiday Cookie Cutters for just $11.86 – That’s just $0.66 per cookie cutter.
:: Soup in a Jar – You can mix up your own homemade soups in a Mason Jar for under $5 each! This Potato Soup Mix looks delicious and easy + You can grab a set of 6 Half Gallon Canning Jars for only $13.24 on Amazon which is just over $2 each!
:: Homemade Soap in a Mason Jar – You can make your own liquid hand soap using a bar of Ivory Soap and then give it as a gift in a Cute Mason Jar with a lid! These sets of 3 Mason Jar Soap Dispenser Lids are priced at just $10.95 making them only $3.65 each! You can get 3 bars of Ivory Soap for around $1 at Walmart and try this How to make Liquid Hand Soap Recipe! It’s my favorite!
:: Puzzles – If you are looking for gifts for Kids under $5 then make sure you look at the store or search Amazon for Puzzles, I’ve found Disney Character Puzzles at the Dollar Tree and you can wrap up several and give as a gift for under $5! Or check out these Disney Frozen Puzzles on Amazon, You can get a set of 2 for $7.85 + FREE Shipping with Prime! That’s just $3.92 each!
:: Sidewalk Chalk – You can get Sidewalk Chalk at almost any Dollar Store, or you can grab this 16 piece set of Crayola Sidewalk Chalk on Amazon with any $25 Purchase for only $3.99! My kids love playing with Sidewalk Chalk and it’s a great gift idea that kids will still be playing with for weeks and months to come.
:: Stainless Steel Vegetable Cutters – Here’s something that I haven’t seen much, You can get these set of 4 Mini Cookie Cutters for Vegetables for only $4.69 + FREE Shipping with Amazon Prime. These are prefect for hostess gifts, birthday parties, wedding showers or anywhere you want mini sandwiches, shaped vegetables or mini cookies! Such a cute and unique gift idea!
:: Reusable Travel Starbucks Coffee Cup – You can get these Mock-Reusable Starbucks Travel Cups for only $4.89 + FREE Shipping! These would be adorable with a Starbucks Gift Card included or just with your favorite Coffee blend!
:: Large Chocolate Bar – If you love giving Chocolate but you can’t afford nice boxed chocolates why not opt for a large Chocolate Bar with a sweet note of Christmas Cheer! You can get a 12 pack of Lindt Chocolate Bars for just around $25 on Amazon when you use Subscribe and Save. That’s just over $2 per bar! Add in a sweet note of thanks to make this gift extra special!
:: Recipe Cards & Sampler Box – Give your favorite Holiday Recipes to your friends and neighbors with a Christmas Card. You can find Free Printable Recipe Cards on Pinterest, Just download and Print then fill in your favorite recipes and share with your friends! You could even include a few of your favorite treats, or create a sampler box with 4-5 different treats and the recipes for each item. I am also loving these Adorable Simple Stories Recipe Cards on Amazon (Set of 36) for just $6.75 + FREE Prime Shipping
:: Chalkboard Labels & Liquid Chalk Pens – You can get a set of 40 Chalkboard Labels for just $10.97 on Amazon (That’s 5 Sheets for $2.19 each) and get a Set of 4 Liquid Chalk Markers for just $11.49 + Free Prime Shipping (That’s just $2.87 each). Give one sheet of labels + a Liquid Chalk Marker for just around $5! Such a fun gift idea for teachers or neighbors!
:: Kindle Books – Did you know that Amazon runs Kindle Daily Deals that are frequently under $5 per book! You can schedule Kindle Gifts to be delivered on a set day and time. My husband did this for me last year, he had a book scheduled to show up in my Amazon Account with an Email on Christmas Morning! It was such a fun surprise. So wait for a good deal on a book you think they will like and go ahead and buy the book as a gift and schedule delivery. Check the Daily Deals Here, I’m seeing several books priced around $2.99 each day!
What are your favorite Gift Ideas under $5??? I would love for you to leave a comment and share, we’re always looking for new ideas to add to the list!
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