Trying to come up with inexpensive gift ideas can be difficult when you’re on a tight budget. You never want to gift a loved one something of low quality, but you don’t really have the money to spend on anything extraordinarily amazing either. Getting them something handmade is a great idea in theory, but not everyone has the talent of arts and craft. But not to worry! Because here at Society19, we’ve come up with a list of 5 inexpensive gift ideas for a loved one.
1. Adorable Fruit Embroidery Socks
Who doesn’t love a pair of cute socks? And fruit embroidery ones, at that! Not only are they adorable and affordable, but of particle use as well. Getting them cute, inexpensive socks is a surefire way to stay within budget, while also getting your loved one a gift you know they’ll like and use. They come in four different designs, and you can find these adorable fruit embroidery socks on YesStyle, for US$4.90 (or less, depending on seasonal sales).
2. A Personalised Monogram Umbrella
Personalised items are always the perfect gift, especially a personalised umbrella. Not only are they practicle, but they can be unique to the person you’re gifting this to. And to make things even better, your loved one will no longer have to worry about mixing up their umbrella with someone else’s! While this gift idea may be slightly more on the pricier side, selling at US$20.76 on Etsy, they’re available in an diverse array of colours and the customisable aspect makes it worth the price. Personalised gifts are also a great way to show your loved one you’ve put thought and effort into choosing them their gift.
3. A Retro Radio Bluetooth Speaker
A retro radio bluetooth speaker is the perfect gift for music lovers. They’re easy to use, and you can jam to your favourite songs while making your room look so much more aesthetically pleasing at the same time! Yeah, I know what you’re thinking: “something this nice can’t possibly be inexpensive, right?” But fear not- this item isn’t on this list just for show. You can get yourself a retro bluetooth speaker on Apollo, for the simple price of US$22.96 (much cheaper than your regular bluetooth speaker). They come in 6 different colours, with their pink version available with its own pink box as well!
4. Personalised Coffee Mug
Here’s another inexpensive personalised gift you ould give a loved one! Mugs are a great, practicle gift to give just about anyone (I mean, who doesn’t love a good old mug?). So why not get one personalised with your loved one’s own name?! The mug is clear, and you can choose from four different colours for your text! You can find this item on Etsy, for US$13.50.
5. Magic Wand Notebook
Calling out all Potterheads! If you’re trying to come up with inexpensive gift ideas for someone who loves Harry Potter, why not get them a magic wand notebook?! If they love reading, chances are that they love writing, too! And even if that isn’t the case, notebooks are useful for anyone and everyone. Not only will your potterhead loved one appreciate you for getting them something within their interests, but you’ll be doing this while staying within your budget as well! You can find this magic wand notebook on Prezzy Box, for US$14.