This listing is part of Forbes 2022 Holiday Gift Inspection GuideWhere you can find handpicked gifts for every budget.
Somehow, the holiday season seems to be creeping in faster than it was the year before and before you know it—homosexual– It’s time again to start the festivities. Among the biggest challenges? Find a thoughtful gift for everyone in your life while keeping your savings account intact. That’s where we come in: This year, the editors at Forbes Vetted and some of our favorite industry experts got together to curate a list of the best gifts under $30. From hand-harvested sea salts to decadent hot chocolate mixes, to a practical gift or two (bluetooth label maker, anyone?), these ideas run the gamut—and they’re all very affordable while still bringing holiday cheer.
Read on to check out the best affordable gifts for $3 or less, from The New York Times Bestselling author’s favorite kitchen gadget for the tried-and-true wellness gift of celebrity makeup artist Gucci Westman. And while you are in the spirit of giving, feel free to check out the other Forbes Audited Holiday Guides We created it for 2022, where you can find the best gifts we recommend at every single price point.
Ultra-textured slides feel like clouds under your feet
Micro tech gift to help find anything
Daily use fanny pack
Enthusiastic Organized Lover Coming Soon
Elegant measuring cups with a little sparkle
An aromatic home scent in a unique package
Notebook for all their ideas
Practical drinking glasses for anyone on your list
An adventure story to develop brains
Comfortable crew socks that won’t easily tear (or be gifted)
A traditional cooking tool with tons of versatility
Affordable entry point for Gua Sha-Curious
Handy charger for juice on the go
A timeless drink opener that any host will appreciate
A travel-inspired puzzle for the whole family
Hot chocolate with a little spice
Environmental Consciousness Reusable Eye Masks
A refreshing gift for health lovers and others
A staple of a classic kitchen, enhanced with a few notches
Moisturizing lip balm in multiple colors