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Are you ever in the situation where you’d like to give an acquaintance a present for the holidays, but don’t know what’s appropriate? Well we’re here to help you! We know you don’t want to break the bank by acting like Old Saint Nick, but there are tons of options for you to show someone that you’re thinking of them at this festive time of year. Spread the joy and spirit with these Krrb finds for $25 or less!
For the Host or Hostess
If you’re going to somebody’s home for a big meal, then you can make the assumption that they like to cook and entertain guests. These salad servers are an adorable gift to bring to a party. They can be used at the party that night or saved for the next shindig.
Staying the night at someone’s house? Maybe even for an extended period of time? Don’t show up empty handed! A nice candle is always a safe bet. Bring one with a relatively neutral scent that is soy based. This will be the best choice since some people are sensitive towards certain scents!
Tea towels are a necessity and also a cute accent to any kitchen! This cotton towel printed with the word “coal” is the perfect little gift for someone during the holidays. It can be left at the place setting of whoever made the naughty list this year!
For the Teachers Your Kids Adore
There always seems to be one teacher that particularly stands out in a child’s school day. Well, if this teacher happens to be for social studies, then this vintage globe is the ideal gift to put a bow on and leave on their desk.
If your child’s favorite teacher is someone teaching english or maybe an art class, this vintage Wallace Motif tin box and pencil set would be a great gift. If someone has inspired your child to love writing or drawing, then show them they’re appreciated with this gift.
Is it a science teacher that you’re searching for a gift for? Look no further! These vintage mushroom prints come straight out of a botany book from the 1800’s! Whether they will be used in a lesson or just as a decoration in the science lab, they’ll definitely be loved.
For Your Co-Workers
Does your co-worker spend a lot of time talking about their hometown pride? Have they been missing home as the holidays approach? Show that you’ve been listening by giving them a print of their home state or city. They can prop it up on their desk and look at it whenever they’re feeling homesick.
Is your desk mate constantly fanning themselves off with papers when they’re hot and flustered? Set this vintage fan up on their desk and they’ll be forever grateful! It’s functional and will add some character and style to their workspace.
If you know that your co-worker drinks a lot of tea, then this is mug is a cute stocking stuffer for them. The umbrella that the wolf is holding up over Little Red is actually a lid and tea-strainer that come with the mug! This adorable mug will definitely help get anybody through a long day at work.
For your Pals
Shopping for friends will definitely be easier than the rest! While you may want to shower them with everything you see that reminds you of them, let’s try not to go bankrupt this year! This notebook is awesome and I already know exactly which one of my gnomies I would give it to.
Do you have a friend that’s a music lover? Vintage records are a great option to give them. They’ll love that you put the thought into finding them a record from one of their favorite artists. Being reasonably priced the majority of the time, you can get a few for them to add to their collection.
Perfect for the sporty friend – these vintage tennis rackets are seriously cool! Knowing your friends hobbies and interests is a big helper when it comes to gift giving. While you can’t exactly use these gems, they’d be great for a tennis lover to keep in their home as decoration (and inspiration)!