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Top 10 Best Gifts Under $25

By Mark Yeong - 28 Nov 2022

Top 10 Best Gifts Under $25

You don't have to spend too much on a gift for it to be meaningful. Whether you're on a budget, need a small gift for a friends' Christmas gift exchange or the office Secret Santa, here are some practical and useful gifting ideas that everyone on your list would love. The best part? Everything here is below $25.


1. For your work colleague: Audio-Technica ATH-AVC200

The Audio-Technica ATH-AVC200 has a newly designed 40 mm driver that reproduces clear mid-low frequencies. Of course headphones might also work as a Do Not Disturb sign, signalling to others that one is hard at work and should only be interrupted for important reasons.

Buy it now for S$18.53 (U.P. S$21.31)


2. For the friend who's into astrology: Mattel Games Retro Edition Magic 8 Ball

Know someone who has a hard time deciding? Get them this Magic 8 retro ball toy. Ask the ball a yes or no question, turn it around and wait for the answer to be revealed through the window. Definitely a fun gift for those hard-to-answer questions in life.

Buy it now for S$11.08 (U.P. S$17.05)


3. For the Gen X Nintendo lover: elago AW5 AirPods 1 & 2 Case

For your mate who plays a lot of Ninendo games and owns an iPhone, gift them this cute retro case that's compatible with Apple AirPods 1 and 2.

Buy it now for S$19.37


4. For the person with a sense of humour: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F***: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

This is not your standard self-help book, but you already knew that from the title. Author Mark Manson keeps it real in his bestselling book. "Not everybody can be extraordinary--there are winners and losers in society, and some of it is not fair or your fault," he writes. This book details what to really care about, and what to leave behind, to live a fuller life.

Buy it now for S$16.99


5. For the whiskey lover: Felovr 3-Pack Set of Silicone Ice Trays With Lid

This set of three ice trays contains everything needed to make any variety of iced drinks and frozen desserts, from whiskey, cocktails and iced fruit tea to fruit popsicles or jelly. Every silicone ice tray is BPA -free, non-toxic and odourless. You’ll get a tray that makes six large round ice balls, another for six large square ice cubes, and a final tray that makes 37 honeycomb ice cubes.

Buy it now for S$14.90 (U.P. S$19.99)


6. For the person who packs lunch from home: POWERPAC PPRC09 Portable Rice Cooker with Stainless Steel Food Tray, 0.6L 

When going to the office, most of us would usually eat out for convenience. As we become more health conscious, having a portable rice cooker gives the option of preparing simple healthy meals at the office 

Buy it now on Amazon for S$17.90
Buy it now on Shopee for S$19.90


7. For the street-style star: Fila 7573 Stray Series Tote Bag 

Who doesn't love a tote bag? This functional bag is ideal for everyday casual use, and is a stylish way to carry all your devices, gadgets and more. 

Buy it now for S$24.52 


8. For the person who's into wellness: Loyah Natural Soy Candles (Juniper & Cedar)

If ever in doubt, you can't go wrong with a scented candle. These are great for relaxation, and makes an ideal gift for those who enjoy moments of stillness. 

Buy it now for S$11.89 (U.P. S$16.99)

9. For the kawaii lover: Cute Toast Night Lamp


This super kawaii toast lamp has been making the rounds on TikTok, and is the perfect present for those who love to decorate their desk. Cute and functional, the LED toaster light comes with a rechargeable battery that gives 120 hours of illumination at low brightness. 

Buy it now  for S$14.90


10. For the one who always has a drink at their desk: Table Matters Taikyu Double Wall Drinking Mug


Whether working from home or office, this double-walled mug will keep drinks hot or cold, making it a present that is highly functional and practical.

Buy it now for S$12.03 (U.P. S$18.50)

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