50 Amazing Last-Minute Gift Ideas Under $50

December 13, 2016

50 Amazing Last-Minute Gift Ideas Under $50

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You swore you were going to do your Christmas shopping early this year. Yup, this year, everything was going to be taken care of weeks before the big day; you weren’t going to need any last-minute gift ideas this year…nope, not this year.

Yet, here we are. How did that happen? If you’re still chipping away at your Christmas list, don’t panic. While time’s a ticking, it hasn’t completely run out. These last-minute gift ideas are perfect because they work for just about everyone on your list (well, maybe not for the kiddos) and they’re all under $50!

Thanks to “get-it-by-Christmas” shipping schedules with most retailers as well as free 2-day shipping with Amazon Prime, you can have Christmas wrapped up with a little time to spare. If you do not already have Amazon Prime, consider taking advantage of their free 30-day trial membership. Now is the perfect time to sign up!

Here are 50 last-minute gift ideas under $50. 

The Gift of Scent

Candles and other scented gifts may be predictable, but these options won’t elicit any eye-rolling from their recipients. Hint: The Capri Blue Jar Candle in “Volcano” is the BEST candle ever! You’ll want one for yourself!

Something to Drink, Please

Gifting drinking glasses is a no-brainer because just about everyone could use some new ones. These options are perfect for anyone on your list.

Say My Name

Put the personal touch on your gifts with these monogrammed gift ideas, especially when you’re not sure what to get! The mugs here are my go-to frugal gift for any occasion!

Do it Yourself

Got a DIYer on your list? These kits make for fun and unexpected gifts!

Foodie Fun

Food-related gifts are fun to give AND get. The pie mentioned here really is the most amazing pie!

Get Techy

These affordable tech options will be welcomed by everyone on your list.

Subscribe Me

Subscription gifts are a perfect way to introduce something new or to be sure you’re giving a gift that will be used.

Fun + Games

Give the gift of fun with these unique activities and board games.

Gift Cards

Can’t really go wrong with a gift card…

Plan Ahead

Help others start off the new year right with these planners and journals.

Do you plan to give any of these last-minute gift ideas, or maybe pick up one or two for yourself? Let me know in the comments!

Are you looking for affordable last-minute Christmas gifts? These frugal gift ideas are under $50 and will work for everyone on your list.