The 50 Best Amazon Gifts Under $50

Amazon's got everything you need to make their holiday season special this year.

Getting someone a holiday gift they're sure to love is tough enough as it is, and when you're buying on a budget, the job gets a whole lot harder. Luckily, there are tons of Amazon gifts under $50 that will not only make their day—they'll actually get here in time for the holidays. Whether you're shopping for your favorite amateur chef, an avid gardener, home décor enthusiast, or your toy-obsessed nieces and nephews, we've rounded up the best Amazon gifts under $50 for everyone on your list. And if you want more ideas on presents they're sure to love, These Are the Most Popular Holiday Gifts of 2020, According to Google.

Best Life's editors have scoured the internet to bring you the best products out there, and we're hoping you'll love them as much as we do. Full disclosure: we may earn a commission for anything you purchase through links on this page, but that doesn't mean you'll pay more for them (we'd never do that to you!). Pricing and availability are accurate as of the piece's initial publication date, but it's the internet and we can't guarantee that these sweet, sweet deals will last forever, so scoop them up before someone else does!

1
This set of Himalayan salt lamps

two himalayan salt lamps
Amazon

Have a home décor enthusiast to buy for this year? They're sure to light up when they receive this double set of Himalayan salt lamps, which cast a gorgeous rose gold glow and are even said to help relax users.

$25 at Amazon
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2
This indoor herb seed starter kit

herb starter kit
Amazon

No space to garden? No problem! With this indoor seed starter kit, your giftee can grow basil, cilantro, parsley, sage, and thyme right in their own home.

$19 at Amazon
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3
These wireless earbuds

green wireless headphones
Amazon

You don't have to break the bank to get someone a great pair of wireless earbuds. Not only does this set come in five stunning colors, they've got over 3,000 five-star reviews.

$24 at Amazon
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4
This cast iron skillet

black cast iron skillet
Amazon

There are few kitchen tools more versatile than a cast iron skillet. Luckily, you don't have to spend a fortune to get one for someone special on your list—this pre-seasoned one from Lodge, which comes with its own silicone handle holder, will set you back just $28.

$28 at Amazon
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5
This fairytale Barbie set

barbie doll with blonde hair and fairy wings and a mermaid tail
Amazon

The doll enthusiast on your list will flip when they see this adorable Barbie set with their name on it this year. In addition to a Barbie doll wearing a candy-print gown, the set comes with a change of outfits, including wings, high heels, and a removable mermaid tail!

$20 at Amazon
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6
This clear bird feeder

clear bird feeder with a red and yellow bird inside
Amazon

Any amateur ornithologist on your list is bound to find themselves plenty busy after receiving this handsome bird feeder. While it packs plenty of room for birds and birdseed, its opening is small enough to keep any sneaky squirrels out.

$35 at Amazon
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7
This play tent

pink play tent
Amazon

If the kids on your list are stuck at home, why not help make home a whole lot more fun? This pink play tent is perfect for inspiring imaginative play in children of all ages.

$34$23 at Amazon
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8
These comfy black Crocs

black crocs sandals
Amazon

Whether they're just wearing them around the house or actually brave the outside world with them on their feet, these comfortable black Crocs are the kind of gift nobody asks for, but everyone secretly wants.

$45$34 at Amazon
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9
This stainless steel knife set

multi-piece knife set
Amazon

From slicing steak to julienning vegetables, this stainless steel knife set has everything your favorite home chef needs to make their favorite meals. It even comes with a pizza cutter for those nights when they can only muster the energy to order takeout.

$50 at Amazon
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10
This leather crossbody bag

leather messenger bag
Amazon

Gorgeous, practical bags don't have to cost an arm and a leg. Case in point: This handsome leather crossbody bag is roomy enough to fit their work essentials, works well for a night out, and will set you back just $50.

$50 at Amazon
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11
This Bluetooth karaoke microphone

rose gold bluetooth microphone
Amazon

If they can't hit their favorite karaoke joint right now, why not bring the fun right to them? This Bluetooth karaoke microphone lets users easily connect to their phone, computer, or TV and belt out their favorite tunes.

$31 at Amazon
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12
This marble makeup bag

white and gray marble-look makeup case
Amazon

By this time next year, we may have parties and dates to get dressed up for once again. And when that time comes, make sure your giftee is prepared by giving them this adorable marble-inspired makeup case, perfect for keeping all those beauty essentials organized.

$30$20 at Amazon
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13
This antibacterial cutting board

wooden cutting board
Amazon

The home chef on your list is sure to be thrilled when they see this handsome handmade cutting board under the tree. Not only is it easy on the eyes, the camphor laurel it's made from makes it extra resistant to germs and warping.

$40 at Amazon
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14
This soprano ukulele

wooden ukulele and black case
Amazon

Sure, they may have given up on their German lessons and abandoned that needlepoint, but your hobby-happy friend is sure to love learning to play this ukulele—for at least a few weeks, that is.

$50 at Amazon
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15
This Moscow mule mug set

set of four copper mugs and a shot glass
Amazon

It's the most wonderful time of the year—for cocktails! Anyone who enjoys a well-made drink by the fireside will sure to delight in this Moscow mule kit, which comes with four copper mugs and a jigger.

$50 at Amazon
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16
This personalized house sign

black home sign reading "stokes est 2018"
Amazon

You can never go wrong with a heartfelt gift. This year, wow someone on your list by giving them a customized sign for their home—it's a present as thoughtful as it is practical.

$50 at Amazon
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17
This set of flameless candles

set of nine off white flameless candles and remotes
Amazon

Looking for something to get your significant other who insists they don't want anything? This flameless candle set is sure to come in handy when they're setting the mood for date night.

$24 at Amazon
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18
This rustic toiletry organizer

mason jars full of toiletry products and makeup on wooden board
Amazon

Your giftee doesn't need Joanna Gaines on speed dial to add some rustic charm to their home. With this charming glass jar and wood toiletry organizer, they're one step closer to the farmhouse of their dreams.

$42 at Amazon
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19
This reed diffuser

nest reed diffuser and red box
Amazon

Even if they're not much of a baker, your giftee can still fill their home with warm holiday scents with this reed diffuser from Nest. The fetching gilded glass bottle comes filled with a scent that combines cinnamon, cloves, orange, pomegranate, vanilla, and pine, making for a fragrance that's festive, but not overly sweet.

$48 at Amazon
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20
These faux fur memory foam slippers

gray slippers with faux fur lining
Amazon

Face it: the folks on your list are more likely to be wearing slippers this year than real shoes. So instead of getting them some outdoor accessory they'll have to wait forever to use, get them what they really want: warm, comfy toes while they're working from bed.

$20 and up at Amazon
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21
These screen printed beer glasses

pint glasses with trees on them
Amazon

Pint glasses that not only hold their beverage of choice, but look great doing it? We'll toast to that!

$28 at Amazon
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22
This countertop spice rack

metal rotating vertical spice rack with black lids
Amazon

Help someone on your list nix that clutter in their cabinet for good with this handsome spice rack. With room for 20 spices, it's ideal for organizing everything from coriander to cardamom.

$45 at Amazon
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23
This 56-piece set of brush pens

colorful set of brush pen markers
Amazon

Have a budding artist on your hands? This 56-piece set of brush pens has everything they need to create the masterpieces they've dreamed up.

$16 at Amazon
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24
These gourmet cookies

chocolate covered cookies in brown box
Amazon

Anyone with a sweet tooth will love unwrapping these chocolate-dipped cookies this holiday season. With toppings like peppermint, chocolate chips, and dried strawberries, they're the perfect treat for any occasion.

$25 at Amazon
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25
This patterned weekender

large black and white patterned shoulder bag with brown bottom
Amazon

With a COVID vaccine likely to be available soon, it may not be long before travel's back on the table. If you've got someone on your list who's been itching for a getaway all year, this stylish weekender is sure to please.

$40$31 at Amazon
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26
This canvas rod and reel carry case

green bag for fishing rod and gear
Amazon

Even if you've never tied a fly or worn a pair of waders yourself, you can wow the fishing enthusiast on your list this year with this rod and reel carry case. With room for five rods and reels and an adjustable shoulder strap, it's perfect for keeping all their fishing essentials organized and accessible.

$40 at Amazon
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27
This gardening tool kit

purple case full of floral patterned gardening tools
Amazon

Just because your giftee doesn't have a shed doesn't mean they can't keep all tools they need for a lush garden right at home. With this adorable 10-piece gardening kit, they've got all the tools necessary to plant, water, dig up weeds, and prune their prized plants.

$40 at Amazon
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28
This trio of succulent pots

three white ceramic pots that look like owls with succulents in them
Amazon

Naturally, not everyone has a green thumb. For those who love plants, but aren't the type to remember daily waterings, this trio of succulent pots is perfect for helping them start a windowsill garden of low-effort greenery.

$27 at Amazon
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29
This 3-in-1 device charging stand

rose gold device charging stand with apple watch, earbuds, and iphone
Amazon

Make cluttered nightstands and desks a thing of the past with this attractive 3-in-1 device charging stand. With room for earbuds, a smartphone, and a smart watch, it can help anyone neaten up their space in seconds.

$50$27 at Amazon
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30
This leather travel journal

journal with leather cover
Amazon

This year's travel plans may have been put on hold by the pandemic, but that doesn't mean they're off the table for 2021. Give the world traveler on your list something to look forward to with this handsome leather travel journal, perfect for jotting down details about all their future adventures.

$23 at Amazon
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31
This tortilla blanket

round blanket that looks like a tortilla
Amazon

The weather outside is frightful, but being a human burrito is, of course, delightful. If you've got a jokester on your list, they're sure to crack up when they open this hilarious tortilla blanket.

$26 at Amazon
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32
This grilling spice set

five glass jars with spices for grilling
Amazon

It'll be grilling season again before you know it, so help the pit master in your life get prepped with all the spices they need to create culinary magic on the grill. The five flavors of organic spice blends in this kit are perfect for grilling, but the brand also makes packs of smoked spices, hot and spicy flavors, seasoned sea salts, barbecue rubs, and even keto-friendly spices, depending on their preference.

$25 at Amazon
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33
This 20-piece grill kit

attache full of silver barbecue tools
Amazon

Want to wow them with a bigger present this year? Add this 20-piece set of grilling tools to the set of barbecue spices above and you've got your holiday gifting covered.

$40 at Amazon
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34
This Unstable Unicorns card game

white box reading "unstable unicorns" in rainbow letters
Amazon

Move over, Monopoly. This year, delight your friends or family members by getting them Unstable Unicorns, a highly-rated card game that pits players against one another in a battle of wits—and narwhal torpedoes.

$20$13 at Amazon
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35
This Art of Shaving beard kit

black toiletry bag and bottles of beard products
Amazon

If your favorite beardo's facial hair has gone from cute to "creatures may be living in there" in quarantine, it's time to help them out. Fortunately, this Art of Shaving beard kit has everything they need—including beard wash, beard conditioner, and beard oil—to help them tame that wild look once and for all.

$40$32 at Amazon
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36
This personalized jewelry dish

white jewelry dish with gold half moon shape on one side
Amazon

They'll never have a precious piece of their jewelry collection go MIA again with this sweet jewelry dish on their nightstand. It can even be personalized with initials, an anniversary date, and a heart, perfect for when you want to get them something special without spending a fortune.

$19 at Amazon
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37
This ring light and stand

multicolored ring light on black tripod
Amazon

The budding influencer in your life needs something a bit more flattering than your kitchen's fluorescent overhead lights to start growing those subscriber numbers. With this ring light and stand, they can make every photo and video look polished and professional.

$37 at Amazon
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38
This 10-piece set of essential oils

bottles of essential oils and black case
Amazon

Looking for a great stocking stuffer? This 10-piece set of essential oils, which comes with scents including lavender, sandalwood, eucalyptus, peppermint, and chamomile, is perfect for perfuming their home all year round.

$25$17 at Amazon
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39
This glass essential oil diffuser

blue glass orb essential oil diffuser on wooden base
Amazon

Of course, it doesn't hurt to get them something to diffuse those oils with, too. If you want a bigger gift to go along with those essential oils, this gorgeous diffuser is the perfect complement.

$33 at Amazon
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40
This piano play mat

infant crawling on toy piano floor mat
Amazon

Your kids may not know the joy of watching Tom Hanks go wild on a toy piano in Big, but that doesn't mean you can't replicate that fun at home. With this piano play mat, they can perfect their own rendition of "Chopsticks"—or just crawl around and make noise.

$40$27 at Amazon
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41
This bedside shelf

white shelf with coffee and phone next to bed
Amazon

Having coffee in bed is a whole lot more enjoyable when your morning pick-me-up doesn't spill everywhere in the process. This convenient shelf, which attaches to the side of the bed, is the ideal way to keep all those essentials close by without making a mess.

$37 at Amazon
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42
This half-moon necklace

gold half moon necklace with black jewels
Amazon

You don't have to spend a fortune to get someone special a piece of jewelry they're sure to love. This gold-plated half-moon necklace with cubic zirconia accents adds the perfect hint of glitz to any outfit.

$18 at Amazon
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43
This personalized recipe book

book with wooden cover reading "favorite recipes"
Amazon

Personalized gifts don't get much more heartfelt than this gorgeous cookbook. Whether you fill it with recipes passed down from generation to generation or leave it blank to provide room for new favorites, it's sure to become a treasured possession.

$28 at Amazon
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44
This LED makeup mirror

pink led makeup mirror
Amazon

Have a Jackie Aina or Robert Welsh devotee on your list? Help them fine-tune their favorite looks with this LED makeup mirror, perfect for ensuring everything is blended and baked to perfection.

$30 at Amazon
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45
This smart garage door opener

garage door opener set and iphone
Amazon

What do you get for the person who has everything—except an extra set of hands to open the garage door when they get home? This Wi-Fi-enabled smart garage door opener, of course!

$40$30 at Amazon
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46
This felt succulent crafting kit

black box with pictures of colorful felt succulent plants on it
Amazon

With winter on its way, there's no time like the present to get the crafty folks in your life some accessories to help them pass the time at home. With this felt succulent kit, they can grow their own hassle-free garden without ever picking up a seed packet or watering can!

$20 at Amazon
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47
This heated cat bed

white and gray cat on tan bed
Amazon

Don't forget the furry friends on your list this year! If you want your cat to finally leave your laptop alone, this heated bed is the purrfect gift.

$25$23 at Amazon
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48
This Animal Crossing Nintendo Switch controller

nintendo switch controller in blue
Amazon

Have an Animal Crossing fanatic to buy for? This Animal Crossing-print Nintendo Switch controller promises to make those hours of island cultivation that much more fun.

$25 at Amazon
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49
This personalized Scrabble wall decor

oversized wooden tiles interspersed with picture frames on blue wall
Amazon

Whether you have a Scrabble lover on your list or are looking for something for your favorite amateur decorator, this personalized set of wall-hung tiles is a thoughtful gift they're sure to treasure for years to come.

$35 at Amazon
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50
This microwavable pillow

felt pillow that looks like an avocado with a smiley face on pit
Amazon

Cramps? Muscle strain? Cold feet? Who needs 'em? With this adorable microwavable avocado pillow, you can help make anyone feel like they're guac-ing on air once again.

$40 at Amazon
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