Gift Guides

Last Minute Gifts for Everyone on Your List

December 14, 2014


Still looking for just the right thing for someone on your holiday shopping list? We gathered 20 of our favorite last minute gifts under $50 with all types of giftees in mind. So, whether you’re a secret Santa searching for something special, trying to stuff that last stocking, or just looking for a few final perfect presents, we can help!

Crumple the Make-it-Yourself Bear | UncommonGoods

1. Your favorite DIY-er will get a kick out of Crumple–The Make-it-Yourself Bear. A. Because he’s fun to make and B. because his name is Crumple. How adorable is that?

Faux Boise Sticker Clock | UncommonGoods

2. The punctual decorator on your list will love the Faux Bois Sticker Clock. The sleek shape and bold numbers make it a hit with fans of modern designs, while the “wood grain” gives it a nice, homey feel. Oh, and since it’s made of self-adhering vinyl, this gift is sure to stick with them.

Soup and Sandwich Ceramic Tray Duo | UncommonGoods

3. We all know someone who has “a thing” about their food touching. Give them this thing to deal with that thing. | Ceramic Soup and Sandwich Tray Duo

A Grand Adventure Activity Set | UncommonGoods

4. How do you put hours of fun, bonding, and memories into Grandma or Grandpa’s stocking? With A Grand Adventure Activity Set.

Camera Puzzle | UncommonGoods

5. This Camera Puzzle should get double exposure. It makes a great gift for any puzzle person, but a photographer will also love to take a shot at putting it together.

Love Story Journal | UncommonGoods

6. Need a mushy (in a good way) gift for the lovebirds on your list? Give them this chance to tell their story, with prompts to make sure they don’t miss any of the details of their epic romance. | Our Love Story – A Journal

Popcorn Kernels and Seasoning Sets | UncommonGoods

7. Whether they prefer sweet or savory, your favorite foodie will find gourmet Popcorn Kernel and Seasoning Sets irresistible.

Foldable Market Basket | Uncommongoods

8. It might be just a bit to big to fit into the typical stocking, but a fashionable on-the-go-getter will prefer stuffing a Foldable Market Basket to a big, fuzzy sock anyway.

Tortilla Baby | Uncommongoods

9. The perfect gift for a baby so cute “you could just eat him up!” | Tortilla Baby 

Wishing Ball | UncommonGoods

10. It’s not just wishful thinking to imagine that an introspective dreamer might enjoy a beautiful hand-blown glass accent piece that serves as a vessel for little messages of hope and gratitude. | Wishing Ball

Reclaimed Bike Gear Bottle Opener Coaster | UncommonGoods

11. Know a cyclist who likes to enjoy a refreshing beverage from time to time? This Reclaimed Bike Gear Bottle Opener Coaster is ride up their alley.

Constellation Mug | UncommonGoods

12. These days, “geek” is a compliment. Give an amateur astronomer something to geek-out over with the Constellation Mug. 

Tea Party Soap Set | UncommonGoods13. Tea drinkers expect to get leaves, bags, and cups for the holidays, but they’ll feel like they really cleaned up when they open this  Tea Party Soap Set.

Lunchbox Car | UncommonGoods

14. By grade school, most kids know better than to play with their food. Many, however, still like to play with toy cars. | Lunchbox Car

The Mug with a Hoop | UncommonGoods

15. Teenagers, on the other hand, might benefit from taking a break from teen angst to give the playing with food thing another try. | The Mug with a Hoop

Blacklight Putty | UncommonGoods16. Older kids, and kids-at-heart, will also love Black Light Putty. You’ll be able to tell by the way they glow when they open it. (Even before turning on the black light!)

Make Your Own Body Butter | UncommonGoods

17. The woman who loves to treat herself can be tricky to shop for, but she’ll love the chance to give her skin a treat with a Make Your Own Body Butter Kit.

Old Fashioned Kit \ UncommonGoods

18. Wow a whiskey drinker with a good ol’ fashioned great gift. | Old Fashioned Whiskey Kit

Beer Pop Chart | UncommonGoods

19. Impress a beer-loving guy or gal with this infographic that doubles as decor. | Beer Pop Chart

Ceramic Pin Cushion | UncommonGoods

20. Finding the perfect little gift for someone who loves to sew has never been so easy. | Ceramic Pincushion 



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  • Reply Connie Blair @ Mouse Dolls January 15, 2015 at 2:47 am

    Hi, Cassie! Really your selection of last minute gifts would cater to every age group, from tiny tots to elderly people. Every item is exceptional and under $50 means these are affordable. I love all of them, especially crumple bear, constellation mug, the mug with a hoop, etc. Thanks for sharing these gift ideas!

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