Whether You’re Stingy Or Just Forgot: Under-$25 Gifts That Will Have Everybody Fooled
As December 25th approaches, what's a girl to do when she's spent all her money on party dresses for all those friggin' holiday parties? If you have a long-ass gift list, but a short cash flow, we've got you covered with even more under-$25 gifts that looks way more expensive than they really are: These Kate Spade Adhesive Notepads ($25) are a definite step-up from traditional post-it notes, and a whole lot chicer. Marc by Marc Jacobs Sealed With a Kiss Stud Earrings ($22.90, from $35) are an adorable and a fun alternative to the classic stud. Plus, your designer-obsessed pal won't ever guess they weren't way more pricey. Have a friend who is constantly touching up her makeup? This Sonia Kashuk Dripping in Diamonds 8-pc. Cosmetic Brush Set ($21.99, from $24.99) is the perfect thoughtful (and still wallet-friendly) gift. Not sure what to get your guy? This Victorinox Swiss Army Classic Pocket Knife ($18) is a foolproof choice- practical and masculine. This metallic LeSportsac Electric Blue Mini Wallet ($25) is the perfect gift accessory for your friend who needs a new wallet. She'll think you spend big bucks - even though you didn't break $25. This Sephora Collection Mono Eyeshadow Set ($20, a $40 value) features five high-impact eyeshadows that are sure to please any makeup maven. Philosophy's Candy Ribbons Set ($18) features a shampoo/shower gel and glossy lip shine that will keep her smelling sweet all year-round. And, of course, the too-cute packaging is a nice bonus. Check out more great under-$25 gift ideas, then find the best gifts for your party girl friends, reality TV-obsessed friends, and passive aggressive gifts for your frenemy.