Christmas has come to town again! The streets are buzzing with Christmas markets, hot cocoa, gingerbread houses, and ice skating rinks.
You notice that Santas are starting to appear on storefront windows and suddenly it hits you – it’s time to start planning what you’re going to get your family, friends and loved ones.
But there’s no need to panic! You don’t need to max out your credit cards to make everyone happy! There are lots of really great gifts that look expensive but are really under $50.
These 12 Christmas gifts that look expensive are also fun, functional, and practical, and of course, budget-friendly.
1. MEN’S GROOM ON-THE-GO SET
Give the man in your life a facial fuel energizing moisture treatment to start off their day with the Men’s Groom On-The-Go Set from Kiehl’s. This vibrant and seasonal set contains:
- Ultimate Man Body Scrub Soap (exfoliates and purifies skin)
- Facial Fuel Energizing Face Wash (caffeine and vitamin-infused to make skin smoother)
- Ultimate Brushless Shave Cream White Eagle (provides a smoother shaving experience)
- Facial Fuel Energizing Moisture Treatment (cleanses and alleviates rough skin)
The key ingredients in this set include caffeine which reduces redness while the menthol provides a refreshing sensation on the skin. Vitamin E is known to neutralize free radicals and provide antioxidant protection.
2. LUXURIOUS EGYPTIAN BED SHEETS
This luxurious Egyptian Microfiber Bed Sheet Set is made from soft and silky materials that is fade resistant and out-of-this-world comfortable.
The sheets are hypoallergenic, stain and wrinkle-resistant, so whoever gets this lavish set of sheets will finally say goodbye to wrinkles!
Best of all? They come in a variety of colors such as white, black, brown, burgundy, coral, lavender, and yellow. This Christmas, your loved ones will get to snuggle up in style with this beautiful and cozy gift.
3. FIRE 7 TABLET
The Fire 7 Tablet was designed for pure entertainment and fun. So, whoever you get this for will enjoy millions of movies, TV shows, games, eBooks, songs, and apps. They can either stream directly or download thousands of videos from Netflix, STARZ, Showtime, and more. There are over 570,000 apps and games as well as 475,000 audible titles and millions of songs waiting to be discovered. They can even look up recipes or ask Alexa for help.
One thing about technology that most people can agree on is that it is unpredictable, especially when it comes to the devices themselves. Therefore, it is very important to read more about how to properly take care of them and when to see a professional when you need some help with your device.
4. DELUXE COLD BREW COFFEE MAKER
If you know someone who spends a bit too much time on their morning brew, then get them this Deluxe Cold Brew Coffee Maker. It comes with a Tritan pitcher, an airtight lid, and a non-slip silicone handle. It produces 4 servings of smooth cold brew with any type of coffee grounds.
The fine-mesh filter also ensures there won’t be any grounds in the brewed pot. This creates a cold brew that is smooth-tasting and less acidic. Plus, the maker is super easy to use. It’s so slim, it can fit on a shelf without taking up too much space.
5. ROKU STREAMING STICK & STREAMING DEVICE
The Roku Streaming Stick+ can turn your basic TV into a smart TV capable of streaming Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu, Apple TV, and Disney+. The picture quality provides sharp and vivid colors with stunning detail and clarity. It’s also Alexa-enabled which means it is voice-controlled. What more could anyone ask for?
6. BREAKFAST SANDWICH MAKER
The Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker will give your loved ones an extra special reason to hop out of bed every morning. This multi-layered device allows them to cook their eggs, ham, and cheese together while heating up their bread, bagel, or English muffin. Whoever gets this gift will be thrilled to make fresh home-made bagels for the whole fam. Plus, they’ll think of you every time they make their breakfast.
7. DOUBLE SAPPHIRE CHAIN EARRINGS
These Double Sapphire Chain Earrings look really lavish, but don’t worry! They’re well within your budget. The mineral stones used in the earrings are legit AAA grade gemstones and the earrings themselves are made of vermeil, which is a thick layer of 18k solid gold on sterling silver, which makes this a super light, lovely, and dainty gift just for her.
8. FACIAL FAVORITES FOR ALL
Is there a seasoned skincare aficionado in the family? Well, it’s safe to say that soft, moisturized, and flawless skin is the ultimate gift! The Facial Favorites For all from Kiehl’s contains:
- Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Face Wash
- Calendula Herbal-Extract Toner
- Rare Earth Deep Pore Cleansing Mask Deluxe
- Ultra Facial Cream
The key ingredients in this set include Squalane, which is a lipid derived from olives and replenishes the skin’s natural moisture barrier. Another vital ingredient in this collection includes Amazonian white clay which is rich in minerals and absorbs excess oil while detoxifying skin.
9. THE IDEAL BAMBOO CHEESE BOARD
This unique bamboo cheese board is perfect for a picnic or as a serving tray for wine, cheese, cured meats, nuts, you name it. The board also includes a knife set and an internal cutlery drawer so guests will have everything they need at their fingertips.
But most importantly, the bamboo surface makes it easy to clean things up afterward and it’s also non-absorbent and odor-free, so you won’t have to worry about the board smelling like blue cheese the next time you take it out of your cabinet.
10. WATERPROOF ACTION CAMERA 1080 FULL HD
The Crosstour Action Camera is a perfect gift for YouTube enthusiasts, social media influencers, TikTok enthusiasts, and travel bloggers. Not only does it capture high-quality pictures and videos with the 170° wide-angle lens, but it also acts as a PC Web Cam so you can have online meetings or chat with friends. It’s also waterproof for up to 30 meters for all those snorkelers out there. It’s suitable for different sports and comes with every accessory you could possibly need.
11. 5-PIECE WINE BOTTLE ACCESSORY SET
Know someone’s who’s a total wine connoisseur? Well then gift them this elegant 5-piece wine bottle accessory set. It’s shaped like a wine bottle, but the inside contains a couple of wine essentials like a foil cutter, a stopper, a bottle opener, and more. You simply can’t go wrong with this item.
12. LED FLAME SPEAKER LAMP
This LED flame atmosphere speaker lamp has 96 LEDs that flicker warm yellow lights and gives off a natural-looking illusion of flames. It also connects to smartphones and tablets through Bluetooth so you can listen to music through its 5W high-power speaker.