Gah! The gift exchange period is here. Whether you are at the office, or part of a community, the gift exchange tradition always has to happen. If you’re playing Secret Santa then you’d probably know what the person wants already but if it’s played in anonymous mode, well, we better start thinking up ideas to not come out looking like the Grinch.
Geeky gifts are all the hype these past few Christmases and if you have stumbled upon this post, you are probably looking for suggestions. For your safety, do not get these gifts for your loved ones (at least break the USD$10 limit for them).
For the rest of us, here are 30 ideas of what to get for that gift exchange part, for under USD$10.
Enhance your G.I. Joe collection with the Funko POP! Retro Toys G.I. Joe Sgt. Slaughter 4.27-inch Vinyl Figure, a 2022 New York Comic Con Exclusive. This figure epitomizes the iconic Sgt. Slaughter, ready to take on Cobra adversaries. Standing at 4.27 inches, it’s a collector’s gem with either the New York Comic Con 2022 Exclusive sticker or the 2022 Fall Convention sticker. Limited to one per household, this item is a collector’s dream.
Stay active with the Virgor Running Pouch, designed for runners who need comfort and convenience. It features a large storage capacity, night safety reflective strip, and an earphone hole.
Ideal for DIY fans, the Keychain Screwdriver Tool is a 4-in-1, portable, and durable option for everyday repairs. Its lightweight design makes it a practical and thoughtful gift.
Create delicious hand pies and dumplings effortlessly with the Multifunctional Dough Press Set. It offers a stylish crimped edge design and a backside circle cutter for added convenience.
The Stainless Steel Butter Spreader enhances your kitchen with its 3-in-1 functionality for slicing, cutting, and curling butter and cheese. Its safe, durable, and compact design is perfect for daily use.
Enhance your device experience with the Lamicall Phone Stand. Compatible with all 4-8 inch smartphones, it offers a stable, anti-scratch design with a comfortable viewing angle and easy charging access.
Upgrade your car with the Flat Magnetic Cell Phone Holder Kit. Its strong magnetic mount and sturdy design ensure secure smartphone positioning, without obstructing air vents or the windshield.
Experience effortless citrus juicing with the Lemon Squeezer. Made from durable, food-grade stainless steel, it features a long handle for easy use and is suitable for a variety of fruits.
Add elegance to your home with the Lovers Shaped Hook, a versatile stainless steel solution for hanging items. It’s perfect for doors up to 2.5cm thick and ideal for various rooms.
The Utili-Key 6 in 1 Multifunctional Outdoor Survival Tool Wrench is a sleek, portable solution for everyday needs. Made from corrosion-resistant steel, it’s a must-have for your keychain.
Add a twist to your parties with the Gun Shaped Beer Bottle Opener. This unique, durable tool is perfect for opening bottles and launching caps, making it a great party gift.
Pizza lovers rejoice! The Bicycle Pizza Cutter, with its food-grade stainless steel dual blades and easy-to-clean design, is a fun and practical gift for pizza enthusiasts and cyclists alike.
The Egg Yolk White Separator simplifies healthy cooking. Made of food-grade stainless steel, it’s perfect for separating yolks from whites, fitting most bowls, and is dishwasher safe.
Create stunning beer cocktails with the Black and Tan Beer Layering Tool. Made of stainless steel, it’s a unique accessory for beer lovers and a great conversation starter at parties.
Store and transfer data effortlessly with the Type C Flash Drive. Boasting 128GB capacity and a 2-in-1 USB C and USB 3.0 interface, it’s ideal for high-speed data management.
Streamline your day with the Organization Notebook, a versatile A6 pocket companion for list-making, note-taking, and sketching. Filled with blank list and dot grid pages, this eco-friendly notebook uses soy ink on recycled FSC-certified paper and is bound with cotton thread. Its clever design includes a bookmark-ruler and a back pocket for small items. Designed to fit in Nest’s valet tray, it’s perfect for organized, eco-conscious individuals.
Stay warm and powered up with the Pebble USB Hand Warmer + Charger. This dual-function device warms hands in just 3 seconds and doubles as a mobile power source with its 5000 mAh battery. It’s safe, maintaining a constant temperature with an auto-off function at 60°C. Perfect for those chilly days out, its portable design makes it an indispensable companion for warmth and power.
Embrace your creative side with the ‘Write Drunk, Edit Sober’ Bangle, inspired by Peter De Vries’ novel ‘Reuben, Reuben.’ Available in gold-effect, copper, and silver finishes, this adjustable, 6mm wide bangle fits most wrists comfortably. With its hand-stamped design and included gift bag, it’s the perfect present for writers and literature lovers who appreciate a blend of style and literary wit.
Discover your inner artist with the Bob Ross By The Numbers Painting Kit. This mini art set, perfect for beginners and enthusiasts, includes three pre-printed canvases, a seven-color paint pot, mini paintbrush, and easel. The 32-page instruction book offers tips and fold-out sheets for creating serene landscapes. A great way to relax and explore creativity, it’s a tribute to Bob Ross’s calming art style.
Bring the court to your desk with the Desktop Basketball kit. This fun set includes a miniature basketball, hoop, post, suction-cup base, backboard, and a 32-page rule book. Easy to assemble and ideal for office breaks or home fun, it turns your desk into a mini basketball court. A great gift for basketball fans of all ages, it adds excitement to your daily routine.
The One-Minute Gratitude Journal for Women offers a simple, yet powerful way to cultivate gratitude. Tailored to help women combat stress, it includes space for writing and visual expressions of joy. Regular use enhances optimism and happiness, transforming daily moments into treasures. This journal empowers women to reflect and find joy in the little things every day.
Fidget and focus with the ARTISHION Nylon Infinity Cube, a durable toy made from skin-friendly NYLOY. Its compact size makes it portable, and it’s great for stress relief and concentration enhancement. Ideal for those with ADD, ADHD, anxiety, or autism, it’s a versatile tool for work, school, or relaxation. It comes in a stylish case, making it a thoughtful gift.
Showcase your memories with the UO INSTAX MINI Photo Album, an Urban Outfitters exclusive. This trendy plastic album, adorned with kitschy icons, holds up to 28 INSTAX MINI photos. It’s lightweight, easy to clean, and features a front pocket and stretchy cord for secure storage, measuring 4 long, 2.75 wide, and 0.8 high.
Pamper your skin with the Essential Burt’s Bees Kit, the perfect natural skincare gift. This travel-sized set includes five products to cleanse, moisturize, and revitalize skin on the go. Ideal for birthdays, holidays, and Mother’s Day, it offers a touch of self-care and wellness.
Celebrate the holidays with the Coca-Cola Santa Vinyl Figure by Funko Pop! A festive addition to your Christmas collection, this figure brings the joy of Coca-Cola Santa to your home. Suitable for ages 3 and up, it’s a perfect piece to uplift your holiday spirits.
Dive into relaxation with Musee Bath Bombs, each infused with nourishing oils for a soothing bath. Discover surprises in each scent: ‘Dancing Queen’ unveils a disco ball, ‘You Are My Sunshine’ reveals body glitter, ‘Butterfly Kisses’ presents a butterfly trinket, and ‘Do You Believe in Magic’ hides a unicorn bracelet. Ideal for self-care or as a charming gift, these bath bombs turn bathing into a magical, rejuvenating adventure.
Eco-friendly and versatile, the Stasher Reusable Silicone Snack Bag in lime is perfect for storing a variety of items. It’s safe for use in dishwashers, microwaves, and ovens, and helps reduce plastic bag waste.
Fashion meets function with the Black Wristband 64GB USB Flash Drive. Its stylish, practical design ensures easy file storage and transfer, compatible with various systems, and makes a perfect gift.
Organize your space with the 16-Pack Cable Clips set. Offering various sizes and a sturdy adhesive pad, it’s ideal for managing cables around desks and TVs, ensuring a neater environment.
The Barnacle Phone Handle provides a secure way to attach your phone to various surfaces. It’s perfect for hands-free viewing and usage in homes, cars, and more.
Personalize your baking with Auntie Mims’ Wooden Spoon. Available in two sizes, it’s a unique, engraved accessory for both adult and child bakers, making baking sessions more enjoyable.