‘Tis the season to show your best friend forever how much you appreciate them. However, what happens when you don’t have the funds to show how much fun you have as friends? While the season isn’t about gifts and all about love, we found 12 presents to show your token of appreciation (that won’t break the bank). If you have gift ideas, as always, share with us in the comment section!
1. HASHTAG PIN
Is your friend the next big influencer or is always selfie-ready? Give your blogstar a hashtag pin. This will be perfect on her denim jacket amongst her other pins. Get a similar pin like the one in the photo at UncommonGoods.com, $18.00.
2. BOURBON INFUSED COFFEE
Bourbon + Coffee, need we say more? These 100% Arabica beans are infused in small batches with just a touch of Kentucky’s signature spirit. UncommonGoods.com, $19.95.
3. ADULT COLORING BOOK
Coloring is a known stress reliever and adult coloring books are becoming increasingly popular. For your pop culture loving BFF, gift her this Trap-A-Bets: Something For The Culture (Volume 1). Created by a Black woman, you are also supporting Black businesses! Amazon.com, $12.00.
4. LIPSTICK LOVER
Your best friend a makeup lover? Get her these mini lipsticks so she has 4 new colors. Urban Decay Cosmetics Little Liquid Vices, $15.00.
5. BROOKSTONE SWIVEL SPEAKER
Be dance party ready at all times, the Brookstone Swivel Speaker can last up to four hours at one time. Brookstone.com, $20.00.
6. HAVE YOUR COCKTAILS SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED (OKAY, MIXED)
The Rabbit Electric Cocktail Mixer mixes a drink like no other (and looks cool doing it, too!). Spend more time chatting with friends than in the kitchen with the help of this electronic mixer. Amazon.com, $8.00.
7. TEA-YONCE MUG
Your BFF always come with the tea? Here’s a mug to put it all in. Etsy.com, $6.59.
8. LIGHT UP HER WORLD
The White Company makes candles that smell absolutely delightful and really get your home in the holiday spirit. Gift your bestie with this signature smell-good. It smells richer than it’s price tag. TheWhiteCompany.com, $20.00.
9. FOR THE FASHION GIRL
This book is full of timeless fashion tips ranging from what to wear to a wedding to how to walk with grace. BarnesAndNoble.com, $12.99.
10. SAY IT WITH (CHOCOLATE COVERED) STRAWBERRIES
Give her a gift that tastes as good as it looks! Shari’s Berries will deliver a half dozen gourmet dipped swizzled strawberries directly to your best friend! Her stomach will thank you. Berries.com, $19.99.
11. GRILLED CHEESE TOASTER BAGS
Always wanted to make a grilled cheese sandwich in the toaster vs. the stove? Well, now these grilled cheese toaster bags will do just that. UncommonGoods.com, $9.99.
12. SO FRESH AND SO CLEAN
Soap might seem like a gift that’s similar to socks (who wants that?!), but I find this is a gift that people will actually use. Fresh has lovely smelling, creamy soaps that your friend will love. They come in multiple scents. My personal favorite? Fressia Oval Soap, Sephora.com, $15.00.