Awesome Christmas gifts under $25

When it comes to Christmas gifts, not only do you have to buy for family and friends, there are colleagues and kids to take into consideration too. It’s those smaller gifts that can add an extra pinch to the budget and be harder to find.

I’ve created an “under $25 Christmas gift guide” to help alleviate stress. You can spend more time thinking about the delicious food you’re going to eat, fun times with family and friends and of course, the presents you’ll get yourself!

Gifts for Kris Kringle

If you know a fella who’s travelling during the Christmas break, a toiletry bag is a great gift. This Nivea Men sensitive skin gift pack is from Target for $17.50.

In Australia, we love a good shrimp on the barbie, especially in summer. This Women's Weekly cookbook is from the AusPost shop for $19.99.

Wool & Willow have gorgeous prints for $12 each or selected sets (x2) for $20. My top picks for the single prints are pink peoniesless drama more coffee, and ocean view

Stocking stuffers

You can find some fabulous gifts for less to put in your family and friends' Christmas stockings this Christmas. They will think you spent a fortune!

Candles

A handmade vanilla scented soy candle from Sisterworks ($15) will look beautiful in any space. 

Pampering

This cute coconut treats gift set from The Body Shop is great value for money at only $10.

Scents

For a different way to experience a nice scent in the home, these melting pieces of perfume from Zanui $19.95 will delight. Scents include: cotton flower, lavender harvest and more.

Jewellery

Kitty’s Sweet Creations stocks some super-fun statement earrings from $6.

Travel case

A lot of family and friends go away over Christmas time, grab them a travel case from Typo for $14.99. 

Perfume

These MOR perfume Oils from Myer for $19.99 include Belladonna, Blood Orange and Marshmallow fragrances. 

Makeup

There’s a lipstick for every occasion with this Designer Brands Kiss & Tell 5 Matte lipsticks palette from Adore Beauty ($12.99).

For the blokes

Grooming

Eddie’s Groom Room Bath Gift from Target for $10 will spruce up any man. 

Keychains

There is always that one person who can never find their keys, these keychains from Made by Danni are only $8.

Socks

Lots of men’s novelty socks can be found at Typo for $9.99.

For the kids

Magic sand

For 2 years+, this mouldable kinetic sand from Crayons is a must-have childhood experience ($24.95).  

Construction kits 

Future engineers will enjoy Lumi Bricks Construction Kits ($19.99 from the AusPost shop). Kids can build a 3D race car or space ship.

Lego super hero set

Lego

You can never go wrong with Lego. There’s Lego Duplo (2-5yrs); Lego juniors (4-7yrs): Lego friends (6-12yrs); and Lego DC Superhero (7-12yrs). Priced from $19.95 to $24.95 from Myer.

Activity sets

Inkredibles Activity Sets ($24.95 from the AusPost Shop). 4 sets to choose from: Cars, Disney Princess, Paw Patrol and Barbie.

Hair bows

The biggest craze for girls this summer, big and small, are these JoJo Siwa Hair Bows from Target for $10 in various designs. 

Bracelets

If you know a fashionable little person, these bracelets from Jst Cuff Designs from $8.00 are a great stocking stuffer.  

Personalised book

Get any name you want featured as the main character in these cute picture books from Tiny Me from $20 to $25.

Play tents

For some fun indoor play that feels like you’re outside, these colourful play tents from Cotton On Kids hit the mark ($20 - online price).

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