Holiday gifts for $25 or less
When your holiday shopping list is a mile long, sometimes you need to get more bang for your buck. These gifts for everyone on your list will only cost you $25 or less.
Crabtree & Evelyn Best Sellers Hand Trio Tin(Credit: Crabtree & Evelyn)
Crabtree & Evelyn's Best Sellers Hand Trio Tin features the most popular ultra-moisturising hand therapy creams in Gardeners, Rosewater and La Source; $20 at crabtree-evelyn.com.
Monogram smart screen gloves(Credit: Jeremy Bales)
Monogram smart screen gloves; $19.99 at Write Stuff and More, Melville.
Just-in-case essentials(Credit: Pinch Provisions)
Checked bag filled with just-in-case essentials -- lip balm, earring backs, safety pin and more; $18 by Pinch Provisions at Nordstrom and nordstrom.com.
Whiskey Wedge ice maker(Credit: Corkcicle)
The Whiskey Wedge ice-maker set by Corkcicle is a new take on rocks. Just pour water into the glass, insert its silicone mold, and freeze. The wedge won’t melt as fast as regular cubes, and its shape keeps your drink just as cold; $15 at The Milleridge Village, 585 North Broadway, Jericho.
TOY STORIES: Photos of Children From Around the World, by Gabriele Galimberti(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
If there is a sweeter book this holiday season, I haven't seen it. Photojournalist Gabriele Galimberti hopped from Texas to Haiti to China to Malawi, capturing kids with their favorite playthings. "Toy Stories: Photos of Children From Around the World and Their Favorite Things" is a sly cross-cultural documentary masquerading as a feel-good crowd-pleaser. $24.95 from Abrams Image.
Big Skinny Wallet(Credit: Big Skinny)
As phones grow in size, it makes sense to reduce the dimensions of money and credit-card holders. Enter the Big Skinny Wallet. The nylon, well-designed Big Skinny wallet is a slender, comfortable alternative to bulky leather versions; the bi-fold can carry up to 25 credit cards and is only 1/8 inch when folded; $25 at bigskinny.net.
"David Bowie: Nothing Has Changed"(Credit: Legacy)
The three-CD set (Legacy) features 55 Bowie tracks from 1964 to his new single "Sue (or in a Season of Crime)"; $21.99.
ManCans(Credit: ManCans via Facebook)
Help your guy spruce up his man cave with ManCans, aromatic candles that come in scents he'll love, including Bacon, Hot Cocoa, New York Pizza and New Mitt; $9.50 at man-cans.com. Bonus? Every ManCan is made out of a real soup can and before they're made, the soup is donated to help feed the hungry.
Chandelier Christmas ornament(Credit: Jeremy Bales)
Chandelier Christmas ornament; $9.99 at Once Upon a Christmas, Port Jefferson.
Minecraft games(Credit: Microsoft )
The wildly popular Minecraft game is available in many forms, from the less expensive app version in iTunes, to the Xbox version, which is pictured here. This version costs $17.54 on Amazon.
Christian Siriano flats(Credit: payless.com)
Christian Siriano Leopard Flats, $19.99, payless.com.
Nate Berkus dessert plate set(Credit: Target)
Nate Berkus dessert plate set, $19.99, Target.
Statement necklaces(Credit: Target)
Statement necklaces; $19.99 each at select Targets and target.com.
Give this MonkeyOh charging dock to the tech-lover on your list; $14.99 at felixbrand.com.
Philosophy holiday handbook(Credit: sephora.com)
The Philosophy holiday handbook lotion set comes in a variety of scents; $20 at Sephora.
Savor Cube Trays(Credit: Ramsey Studios)
Freeze homegrown herbs, fruit and vegetable purees and pestos in these clever silicone Savor Cube Trays and use the perfectly sized portions in sauces, soups, pasta, stews and smoothies. They're dishwasher-safe and BPA-free. Available in two sizes, each $12.99, at homegrowngourmetproducts.com.
Work Search coffee mug(Credit: Fred )
Now you can have your coffee and keep your mind sharp at the same time. Use the included washable red marker to play the 23-word word search game, then wash it and start anew tomorrow. $14 at fredandfriends.com.
Travel shoe bag(Credit: theknot.com)
Travel shoe bag; $14 at theknot.com.
Kate Spade notebook(Credit: katespade.com)
Take Note Mini Notebook; $14 at katespade.com.
Bottle Breacher(Credit: bottlebreacher.com)
Bottle Breacher bottle opener made from dummy ammunition; $25 at bottlebreacher.com.
Stoneware bowl set(Credit: redenvelope.com)
'Yours' and 'Mine' stoneware bowl set; $21.99 at redenvelope.com.