Holiday Gift Guide: $50 and Under

Holiday shopping on a budget might be difficult, but it’s not impossible. If you’re looking for gifts with a budget of $50, this list can help you find the perfect present or the sweetest stocking stuffer.

If you have a friend who needs a cute and functional phone case, head over to Kate Spade for some beautiful designs available for the iPhone 4,5, and Samsung Galaxy S4 ($35-$45)


Kate Spade also carries mini iPad and iPad cases ($45-$50).

Gloves keep you warm during the winter, but using touchscreen phones with gloves on can be annoying. Echo’s tech gloves ($32) allow your phone to sense touch and allows your fingers to stay warm. has a wide selection of beanies and winter hats that your friend will appreciate. Plus, the hats start at just $8!

If your friend is a makeup junkie, she’ll love the Naked palette! Technically, this item isn’t $50 or under, but it is $52 which is pretty close to the budget. Plus, if you order off you can get free shipping.

Triple C iBoost Backup batteries are only $35.50 at and are perfect for your friends who are always on the go.

Feel like your stressed-out college student friend needs a day of pamper and relaxation? Lush has a variety of gift packages full of cosmetics and bath products starting at $8.95.

Remember that most websites have gift guide sections if you’re still looking for inspiration for the perfect gift. Happy holidays!