15 Gifts Under $15

The season of giving is upon us! However, this can put a huge dent in the already low bank account of a college student. Here’s a guide for 15 gifts under $15 so you can still #TreatYoSelf after the season of giving is finally over.

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1. A new coffee mug

Via Target

Who doesn’t love getting new coffee mugs? Target sells these stackable mugs for just $5.99! They are the perfect size to add a few extra goodies in before gifting them!

2. ​Facemasks


Via Ulta

Freeman masks are my absolute favorite because they work incredibly well without breaking the bank. My personal go-to is the anti-stress mask (pictured above). It works super well on acne prone skin!

3. Bath and Body Works mini gift sets

Via Bath and Body Works

Japanese cherry blossom is one of B&BW’s best selling scents, and for good reason because it is ~*amazing*~. These bottles are the perfect size for someone who loves to travel because the 3oz sizes are TSA friendly!

4. A feminist wall hanging

Via Etsy

For the activist in your life, you can get this beautiful print inspired by The Handmaid’s Tale!

5. A cozy sherpa throw

Via Walmart

There is absolutely no such thing as “too many” blankets. This throw is only $10.88 so brb, I’m headed to Walmart to get one for me and one for my bff!

6. A new phone case to level up mirror selfies

Via Etsy

This monogrammed phone case from Etsy is so cute! Help your bff step up her mirror selfie game with a personalized case!

7. A memoir by their favorite author

Via Amazon

Yes Please by Amy Poehler is just $10.97 on Amazon. You’re welcome.

8. A puzzle of their favorite movie

Via Barnes and Noble

This Totoro inspired stained glass puzzle is perfect for the collector in your life. Imagine how cute this transparent puzzle would look in front of a window.

9. An eye mask for the day napper

Via Charming Charlie

Every sleepy girl understands the struggle of wanting to nap during the day but having the light shine directly in your face. Help solve this problem by giving the sleepy girl in your life this sleep mask that will also let everyone know she is the ~*Nap Queen*~ of your #GirlGang.

10. A new wine glass

Via Charming Charlie

This wine glass is perfect for the plant mom in your life who needs a little pick me up after a long day at work or school. Plus, it’s just $10!

11.  A bath bomb with a special surprise

Via Pearl Bath Bombs

Not only will your secret Santa get a bath bomb for her next spa night, but there’s a unique ring inside each one!

12. A very relatable block sign

Via Altar’d State

“Sorry! I can’t make it, I already have plans!” *sits on couch with dog watching movies and drinking wine*

Every dog mom can relate to this.

13. A handmade scrunchie

Via Bunhead

I’ve been following Bunhead on Instagram for a while now and I am OBSESSED. This rose velvet scrunchie is definitely at the top of my list! These scrunchies are all handmade by a mother/daughter duo in Vancouver that uses all locally sourced materials, so you’ll feel good about buying from them!

14. A photo frame collage full of pictures

Via Walmart

This is the perfect gift for your bestie, parents or grandparents! This collage is just $10.99, leaving you with some cash left over to print out pictures with your favorite memories of whoever you are giving it to.

15. When in doubt, a gift card is always the way to go


Nothing on this list that caught your eye? You can never go wrong with a gift card for someone, no matter their age.

Happy holidays, collegiettes! And may you find the perfect gift for everyone on your list this year!

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