Style

Top 5: Gifts That Look Expensive--But Aren't

December 11, 2009 by Jeanine Edwards
shefinds | Style

The key to buying gifts on a tight budget is to pick things that look really special (and then wrap them really nicely). All of these five picks for your budget are under $30, but they don’t look it. Some of them are so enticingly priced, you can even afford to buy an extra– for yourself, of course.

Know a girl who never leaves home without an arsenal of beauty products? Gift her with this sparkly Sonia Kashuk cosmetic bag ($12.99), so she’s always packing in style.

kate landry jeweled beret

After spending half an hour blow drying your hair, no one really wants to wear a hat. But this jeweled beret ($28) is so precious, she’ll never want to take it off.

Kate Spade posy vases

Your brand label obsessed friend (we won’t name names) will flip for these brightly colored Kate Spade vases ($25) to dress up her digs.

too faced to go palette

What beauty junkie wouldn’t want six lip glosses and four eyeshadows all in a makeup palette ($18.50) that actually fits in your pocket?

charlotte russe rhinestone charm bracelet

Charm bracelets ($4) are having moment. This one from Charlotte Russe is so affordably priced, you can give your favorite trendsetter a few of them to layer.

If you’ve got more people to check off your list, see our picks for the best gifts for foodies, workaholics and people who have everything.

 

Tags:

fashion, gifts

Author:

Vice President
Jeanine Edwards is a writer and editor covering fashion, beauty and shopping. She never misses a sale and is committed to good skincare. Prior to joining the SheFinds team, Jeanine worked at XO Group and InStyle. You can reach Jeanine at [email protected]

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

Fashion

This $21 Maxi Dress Is Perfection--Get One In Every Color Before It Sells Out

If you're looking for a summer uniform that will ...

Fashion

Be Quick--These $39 Suede Ankle Boots Are Selling Fast At Nordstrom's Spring Sale

Nordstrom kicked off their Spring Sale a few days ago ...

Fashion

Psst! Nordstrom Just Put These Bestselling Black Leggings On Sale For 40% Off

Consider this my way of sounding the alarm. Whether it'...

Fashion

You're Going To See These Comfortable Pants *Everywhere* This Spring

Keeping up with the trends and looking stylish doesn't ...

Fashion

These Are The 5 Dresses *Every* Woman Should Own For Spring

Sound the alarm! Spring is finally here and we couldn'...

Fashion

This Is The Best Bralette For Almost *Every* Cup Size (Yes, Really!)

I probably own more bras than most women. Not only ...

LOAD MORE
+
LOAD MORE POSTS