5 gift ideas that cost $5 or less

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By Julie Pennell

There's no denying it: Holiday shopping is well underway.

And whether you're trying to not drain your bank account buying gifts, or if you need a little inspiration for those on your shopping list, we're here to help!

When it comes to buying inexpensive stocking stuffers or small gifts, we have five gift ideas under $5. Happy shopping!

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Smooth Sphere Lip Balm, Eos, $3.29


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With plenty of yummy flavors to choose from (think Blackberry Nectar, Sweet Mint and Strawberry Sorbet), this lip balm is a great stocking stuffer addition.

Ampersand Cork Coasters, The Path Less Traveled, $4.20

The Path Less Traveled

These handmade cork coasters will liven up your recipient’s coffee table, or you can make them into ornaments just by adding a simple ribbon (option available at checkout for an extra 52 cents).

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Necklace with Pendant, H&M, $3.99


Looking for a small, simple and sweet gift? This inexpensive necklace is a great option!

Battleship Grab & Go, Hasbro, $4.99


A gift for your favorite opponent, this travel version of Battleship includes two game units, ten ships, red pegs and white pegs to battle it out anytime, anyplace.

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Wallet Size Magnifier, Kikkerland Design, $3

Kikkerland Design

With fun and colorful designs, these handy magnifiers fit easily into your wallet — cute and convenient!