The 50 Best Gifts on Amazon Under $50—Including Ones You’ll Want to Get Yourself, Too

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You’ve made a list and checked it twice, but you may still need a little help when it comes to holiday shopping, which is why we rounded up the very best gifts on Amazon for the 2022 holiday season that are Prime-eligible (hello, free shipping!) and won’t cost you more than $50.

Before you spend hours shopping at a store or sifting through thousands of options online, take a look at this curation for every interest, hobby, or passion, like an easy donut maker for the sweet-lover in your life or an under-$50 digital instant-print camera for the friend who’s always snapping photos when you’re together. 

With options for everyone (women, men, kids, teens, grandparents, and even pets) you’ll find something special for every person on your holiday list—even the pickiest of people. There are also tons of stylish and thoughtful gifts for you too, so we say, go ahead and share this assortment with your friends and family—or feel free to treat yourself (we won’t tell)!

And we know most folks are also searching for stocking stuffers, cheap gift ideas (preferably under $10), and white elephant presents, too, so those are all included. We even broke it down by recipient, so you can quickly find a thoughtful thank you for the hostess and an impressive gadget for the tech aficionado.  

Since everything is Prime-eligible, you can get what you need with free and fast shipping. Prime members or anyone who signs up for a free 30-day trial will score free, two-day shipping on everything, ensuring even last-minute shoppers can get thoughtful and unique presents in time for the holidays.

Ready to shop? Here are the best Christmas gifts on Amazon right now (with 40 more options below). And if you don’t find something perfect, you can browse more options at various price points through Amazon’s Holiday Gift hub, or you can always send them a Prime subscription.

Best Overall

Yeti Rambler 20 oz Tumbler

Yeti Rambler 20 oz Tumbler

Rei

Coffee and tea-drinkers will appreciate this top-of-the-line insulated tumbler that’s designed to keep their favorite beverages at the perfect temperature for hours. 

Best White Elephant Gift

Jorbest Burrito Blanket

Jorbest Burrito Blanket

Amazon

Kids, teens, and adults will all get a kick out of this double-sided burrito blanket. There are patterns resembling waffles, cookies, and pizza, too, in case they’d prefer to be wrapped up in a different, equally delicious food.  

Best Stocking Stuffer

Caudalie Hand Cream Lip Balm Duo

Caudalie Hand Cream & Lip Balm Duo

Amazon

We can’t think of anyone who doesn’t suffer from chapped hands and lips during the cold and dry winter months, making this hydrating duo the perfect stocking stuffer. Even guys will appreciate the relief this combo offers. 

Best $10 Gift

Zoppen Passport and Vaccine Card Holder Combo

Zoppen Passport and Vaccine Card Holder Combo

Amazon

Even if the recipient plans to stay local in the coming months, they’ll likely appreciate having a safe place to store their vaccine card. And once they’re ready to hit the road, sky, or sea, this passport cover is sure to come in handy. 

Best Hostess Gift

Dynamic Gear Bamboo Cheese Board Charcuterie Set

Dynamic Gear Bamboo Cheese Board Charcuterie Set

Amazon

Gift your holiday host this serving tray and they'll have everything they need to serve up tasty treats for years to come. And you can make it feel a bit more personal by including some of their favorite foods.

Best Funny Gift

Lavley If You Can Read This Funny Socks

Lavley If You Can Read This Funny Socks

Amazon

Ice cream, bacon, donuts, and pizza—let the world know what you're craving every time you put your feet up to relax with these funny socks that are sure to make both kids and adults laugh.

Best Tech Gift

Apple AirTag

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Apple Air Tag

Amazon

We all misplace items from time to time, which is why this genius product would be a great gift for almost anyone. Recipients can place this locator in, say, a piece of luggage, or attach it to their key ring with a silicone case, and track the item with their phone. 

Trending

Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask

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Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask

Sephora

This lip sleep mask from Korean beauty brand Laneige has achieved best-seller status and racked up 12,000 five-star ratings, and it continues to sell out, so you better grab it while you can. You’ll score brownie points with hip teens and stylish ladies alike. 

Editor-Loved

Voluspa 18 oz Rose Otto Large Jar Candle

Voluspa 18 oz Rose Otto Large Jar Candle

Voluspa

All of the candles from this brand smell decadent and high-end, but this Rose Otto scent, which combines various floral notes, is especially dreamy. And once the wax has been burned, this pretty vessel can be used to hold fresh flowers or trinkets. 

Customer-Loved

Amazon Basics Enameled Cast Iron Covered Dutch Oven, 4.3-Quart

Amazon Basics Enameled Cast Iron Covered Dutch Oven, 4.3-Quart

Amazon

Both beginners and seasoned cooks will appreciate this high-quality cast iron Dutch oven that costs a fraction of what higher end options go for while offering the same look and durability. Our shopping editor has gifted the 4.3-quart one to several loved ones who all rave about it. 

K. Carroll Kelsey Crossbody

K. Carroll Kelsey Crossbody

Amazon

This bag is both functional and fashionable, ensuring it will be a timeless piece they reach for again and again. And since it comes in 12 colors—from classic black to punchy pink—there’s bound to be one to suit their personality or style. 

Anker PowerCore 5000 Portable Charger

Anker PowerCore 5000 Portable Charger

Amazon

We all rely on our devices to communicate, navigate, pay for purchases, work on-the-go, and more. This affordable little find is like gifting someone peace of mind. The useful power bank provides extra hours of power, and it’s about the size of a tube of lipstick. 

Vlando Small Travel Jewelry Box

Vlando Small Travel Jewelry Box

Amazon

This elegant bauble organizer will look gorgeous displayed on a dresser or a nightstand. Plus, she can easily zip it up and throw it in a gym or travel bag to ensure she always has her favorite accessories on hand.

Thoughtfully Gourmet, Large Cookie Skillet Baking Kit

Thoughtfully Gourmet, Large Cookie Skillet Baking Kit

Amazon

If they love chocolate, then they’re sure to love this sweet treat, which comes with its own cast iron skillet.

Costa Farms O2 For You Live Indoor Plant and Succulent-Cactus Mix Subscription Box

Costa Farms O2 For You Live Indoor Plant and Succulent-Cactus Mix Subscription Box

Amazon

Those with a green thumb will love receiving beautiful new additions to add to their collection every month while new plant parents will get everything they need to care for a variety that are specially selected to improve the air quality in your home.

Dash Mini Donut Maker Machine

Dash DDM007GBAQ04 Mini Donut Maker Machine

Amazon

The only thing better than a donut is getting to snack on a fresh one whenever a craving strikes—and that's exactly what you get with this sleek little gadget. In just a few minutes, seven mini homemade treats are ready to go.

Homesick Premium New York Scented Candle

Homesick Premium New York Scented Candle

Amazon

There's nothing quite like the smell of home, which is what makes these inspired scents so special. We're sure any Rhode Islander would appreciate the smell of the seashore, while Louisiana natives will be delighted by notes of magnolia.

RITUALS Sakura Renewing Gift Set

RITUALS Sakura Renewing Gift Set

Amazon

If you know someone who would love to indulge in a little pampering, then you need to add this spa gift box to your cart. The assortment comes with all sorts of goodies, including a body scrub, soap, cream, and a relaxing oil reed diffuser. 

The Comfort Book

The Comfort Book

Target

If you can't be there to give a loved one a big, warm embrace this holiday season, this book is the next best thing. WiIth pages of uplifting messages, encouragement, and some funny stories, this is the perfect selection for anyone who's in need of inspiration, or going through a tough time.

Crocs Unisex Adult Classic Clogs

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Crocs Unisex Adult Classic Clogs

Amazon

There’s a reason why Crocs are so popular. These slip-on clogs have earned 330,000 five-star ratings, and are described as the “most comfortable shoe you'll ever wear.” Plus, they come in 35 fun colors.

Bean Box Coffee + Chocolate Tasting Box

Bean Box Coffee + Chocolate Tasting Box

Amazon

Encourage your friends and family to indulge their cravings with this sampler box containing four delicious brews and an array of gourmet chocolates. Plus, these treats go even better together and beautifully complement each other's flavor profiles.

Elago Silicone Case AirPods Case with Keychain

Elago Silicone Case AirPods Case with Keychain

Amazon

Make AirPods look as fashionable as they are functional with these fun, colorful cases. Recipients will never worry about losing their precious earbuds again thanks to eye-catching hues and a handy clip, which makes them easy to attach to bags and keys. There’s a specially designed case for the Air Pods Pro, too. 

Kodak PRINTOMATIC Digital Instant Print Camera

KODAK Printomatic Digital Instant Print Camera

Amazon

Snap and print away with this sleek instant camera from Kodak. The small point and shoot comes in six shades, from classic black to peppy pink, and features a built-in printer, allowing you to enjoy your photos as soon as you take them.

Monopoly Friends the TV Series Edition

Monopoly: Friends the TV Series Edition

Amazon

We found the lobster of gifts for Friends fans. Players can expect plenty of fun references (hello, holiday armadillo and relaxi taxi) featured throughout the classic board game.

JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth Speaker

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JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth Speaker

Amazon

The adventure seekers, music lovers, and shower sirens in your life will all appreciate this lightweight, waterproof speaker that can be used just about anywhere. This top-rated speaker makes it easy to blast tunes everywhere, whether you clip it onto a backpack to take hiking or hang it in the shower.

Goodthreads Men's Sherpa Fleece Fullzip Jacket

Goodthreads Men's Sherpa Fleece Fullzip Jacket

Amazon

All the guys in your life will appreciate this cozy jacket that's covered with warm and soft teddy bear-like fleece. You can't go wrong with any of these colors, which are easy to mix and match with just about anything already sitting in his wardrobe.

Deco Beer Tasting Flight Sampler Set

Deco Beer Tasting Flight Sampler Set

Amazon

Replicate the brewery beer tasting experience at home with this sleek flight. Pair the gift with a series of ales and they'll have everything they need to enjoy a few brews with their pals.

Exploding Kittens Card Game

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Exploding Kittens Card Game

Amazon

Amazon reviewers love this quirky game, which is incredibly easy to play and has earned nearly 43,000 five-star ratings. Currently Amazon's best-selling card game overall, it's sure to be a hit with friends and family.

Mobot Firecracker 18oz 2-in-1 Foam Roller Water Bottle

Mobot Firecracker 18oz 2-in-1 Foam Roller Water Bottle

Mobot

A two-in-one gift, this giant water bottle doubles as a foam roller and is sure to thrill the gym fanatic in your life. The roller, which comes in nine colors, is perfect for soothing sore muscles and increasing circulation.

Ekouaer Women's Lounge Pajama Set

Ekouaer Women's Lounge Pajama Set

Amazon

These pajamas come in solid or printed sets, both of which are sure to become a part of her regular loungewear rotation. They're so soft, you'll likely be tempted to keep them for yourself, so you may want to go ahead and grab two.

Furhaven Orthopedic CertiPUR-US Certified Foam Pet Bed

Furhaven Orthopedic CertiPUR-US Certified Foam Pet Bed

Amazon

This fuzzy memory foam bed will comfort and support furry friends while keeping them warm and cozy during the winter months ahead. Pet parents are sure to love the machine-washable style, too.

Rifle Paper Co. Recipe Box

rifle paper co recipe tin

Rifle Paper Co.

The best chef or baker you know will love filing away their favorite creations in this colorful tin that's pretty enough to leave out on the counter. With included dividers and recipe cards, it's the perfect way to start a collection of recipes they can turn to over and over again.

Amazon Echo Dot (5th Gen)

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Amazon Echo Dot (5th Gen)

Amazon

Even the pickiest of people (or the person who already has everything) will find endless ways to use Amazon's latest Echo Dot. The fifth-generation smart speaker with Alexa dropped in October and comes with even more features to love, like an improved speaker and fresh colors.

Tea Forte Jardin Presentation Box Tea Sampler

Tea Forte Jardin Presentation Box Tea Sampler

Amazon

This curated collection features unique flavors like chocolate rose and vanilla pear. It's the perfect assortment to have on hand if you're planning to host friends and family this holiday season.

Amazon Collection 14k Gold-Filled Letter Charm Pendant Necklace

Amazon Collection 14k Gold-Filled Letter Charm Pendant Necklace

Amazon

Whether it's your mom, sister, daughter, or best friend, just about anyone will appreciate this timeless and simple necklace that can be worn with both casual and polished ensembles.

LAGHCAT Mermaid Tail Blanket

4.3
LAGHCAT Mermaid Tail Blanket

Amazon

This mer-tastic blanket, which comes in nine colors, is sure to make any mermaid-loving child (or grown-up!) smile upon unwrapping.

Furhaven Pet House for Cats

Furhaven Pet House for Cats

Amazon

Don't forget your furry friend this holiday season! Both cats and small dogs will enjoy cozying up in this felt hideout, which comes in three sizes and even more colors.

Dream Pairs Women's Faux Fur Micro Suede Moccasins Slip

Dream Pairs Women's Fuzzy House Slippers

Amazon

Gals of all ages will live in these comfy slippers year-round. And don't fret, guys—there's a similar style for you, too.

Kids will ooo and ahh over this multi-color lamp, which they can use as a nightlight, timer, and more. Set it to change color according to your routine, so kids know exactly when to do their homework, get ready for dinner, and more.

Baggu 3D Zip Set

BAGGU 3D Zip Set

Amazon

Machine-washable and expandable, these colorful bags are easy to clean and have plenty of room for the essentials—even devices. The medium bag is large enough for Kindles and mini iPads.

Catan Strategy Board Game: 5th Edition

Settlers of Catan 5th Edition Board Game

Bed Bath & Beyond

Make game night even more fun with this wildly popular option for kids 10 and older. Whether you gather up three to four friends and family members or play in teams, this exciting civilization-building board game is easy to learn, but will challenge groups every time they play.

Half Baked Harvest Super Simple Cookbook: More Than 125 Recipes for Instant, Overnight, Meal-Prepped, and Easy Comfort Foods

Half Baked Harvest Super Simple

Amazon

Folks of all skill levels—even beginners—will love this inspiring cookbook filled with creative but simple recipes and stunning photography from renowned food blogger Tieghan Gerard of Half Baked Harvest. With simple ideas, as the name implies, for fast family dinners, decadent desserts, and easy entertaining, it's got a little bit of everything.

Borgasets Women's RFID Blocking Wallet/Card Holder Organizer

Borgasets Women's RFID Blocking Wallet/Card Holder Organizer

Amazon

You can't go wrong with this super-functional wallet, which features tons of pockets and compartments and comes in 14 gorgeous shades, from classic black and navy to punchy pinks.

Nostalgia Hot Air & Kettle Kit

Nostalgia Hot Air & Kettle Kit

Amazon

With popcorn kernels and three seriously delicious seasonings (nacho cheddar, white cheddar, and ranch seasoning), this kit has everything needed to whip up a tasty treat in just a few minutes.

Crayola Super Art Coloring Kit

Crayola Super Art Coloring Kit

Amazon

You don't have to be on top of the latest toy trends to get a fun gift for the cutest kiddo in your life. Kids of all ages and interests will love this over 100-piece set they can use for coloring, crafts, school projects, and rainy day fun.

Happy Socks Unisex 3-Pack Classic Multi-Color Gift Set

Happy Socks Unisex 3-Pack Classic Multi-Color Gift Set

Amazon

With tons of fun and festive patterns to choose from, there's a sock set for every guy in your life—though we can pretty much guarantee that this breakfast-inspired trio is sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Amazon Essentials Women's Polar Fleece Lined Sherpa Vest

Amazon Essentials Women's Polar Fleece Lined Sherpa Vest

Amazon

Over 1,900 shoppers gave this cozy fleece jacket a five-star rating, so there’s a good chance everyone who receives it will love it, too. What’s more, you can get similar cozy jackets and fleece vests for men.

Maps International Scratch The World Travel Map

Maps International Scratch The World Travel Map

Amazon

Anyone with a bad case of wanderlust will enjoy scratching off sections of this map after every trip they take and using it to dream up their next destination.

Knock Knock Why You Make Me Smile Fill-in-the-Blank Gift Journal

Knock Knock Why You Make Me Smile Fill-in-the-Blank Gift Journal

Amazon

Use this book to jot down sweet messages and memories, or choose from one of 14 more editions designed especially for gifting to your mom, dad, bestie, grandma, grandpa, and other loved ones.

Honest Get It Together Eyeshadow Palette

Honest Get It Together Eyeshadow Palette

Ulta

With both glittery and matte eyeshadow shades (crafted with hypoallergenic formulas free of parabens and other icky ingredients), she'll have endless amounts of fun experimenting and creating all kinds of looks.

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