14 awesome gifts under $100 for your shopping list this holiday season

The holidays are getting closer every day. It’s time to celebrate with delicious food, fun games, and of course, presents. Considering the year we’ve all had with inflation, it may be time to set a budget for your gift shopping, but that presents its own unique challenges. You’re not just finding the perfect thing to show you care for the people around you. You also want to find something that isn’t unreasonably expensive — but there’s help. Here are 14 gifts, each under $100. Get the wrapping paper ready and take a look. 

Altec Lansing ALT-500 Turntable

Make some noise with a modern turntable that combines the old with the new. Play your old vinyl or connect a device through Bluetooth and enjoy the dual built-in stereo speakers. This turntable could be a great gift for a long-time collector or a new music lover, and it’s only $74.95 (reg. $150).

Nix Mini Color Sensor V2

This versatile color sensor can scan painted walls, vinyl, leather, plastic, and virtually any other surface and match the color to paints from major brands or to its sRFG HEX, CMYK, or LAB colors. Portable, sturdy, and Android- or iOS-compatible, Nix could be an excellent gift for artists or DIYers, and it’s on sale for $59 (reg. $99).

WonderCube Pro: All-In-One Mobile Keyring

Bring a charger, flash drive, flashlight, phone stand, and more anywhere you go, and all it takes is hanging the WonderCube Pro from your keys. This compact utility device is compatible with all Android and iOS devices, and it folds into a one-inch cube you could take practically anywhere. Gift shopping for college students may be a challenge, but this easy-to-use multi-purpose keychain is only $39.95 (reg. $70).

Legra Cordless Air Compression Hand Massager

Hand pain is one of the most common workplace injuries, but this massager uses air compression and shiatsu heating to help soothe away the pain. If you know someone who spends too much time at a keyboard, give them a hand with this long-lasting personal hand massager. It has five modes with five intensities, and you can get it for $69.99 with code RELAX49.

JetWAVE Sonic Toothbrush Double Set

Give a gift that’s worth smiling for. This two-pack of electric toothbrushes produces 30-second pulses to let you know when it’s time to move to a new area of the mouth, and after cleaning at 48,000 sonic motions per minute, you may feel the difference quickly. Waterproof with a longer battery life, these toothbrushes come with eight interchangeable brush heads, and they’re on sale for $57.95 (reg. $269).

Angle Pro Knife Sharpener

Breathe new life into your old knives with this professional-quality knife sharpener. This sharpener setup can put a new edge on a blade, then refine it with ceramic and diamond sharpening wheels. Convenient and compact, this knife sharpener could be a great gift for a new home chef, and it’s only $69.99 (reg. $199).

The MeatStick X: Wireless Meat Thermometer

Don’t let the heat out of the oven when you go to check the turkey this year. Instead, use this Bluetooth thermometer that has a range of up to 260 feet and a temperature resistance of up to 572ºF. Just connect via the MeatStick app and start using this deep fryer and dishwasher-safe thermometer for your next big dinner. The battery may even last up to 24+ hours on a single charge, and it’s $97.99 (reg. $99).

OMNIA Q5 5-in-1 Wireless Charging Station

A gift for the tech enthusiast, this modular charger can power an iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, AirPods, and Apple Pencil at the same time. Stream while you charge using the 15-20º ergonomic stand and power the whole Apple device ecosystem. You can also pop off the charging pad if you want to use it separately, but the whole thing is $99 (reg. $120).

FLÎKR® Fire2: Personal Fireplace

It’s always s’more season with a smokeless fire you can keep in your living room. This personal fireplace only needs five ounces of isopropyl rubbing alcohol to produce up to 60 minutes of burn time. Warm up the room and create some cozy campfire vibes with this discounted fireplace, only $89.99 (reg. $99).

Star Wars Electronic Helmet with Voice Distortion (Silver)

Give your favorite Star Wars fanatic a way to immerse themselves even further in the stories they love. Great for your Mandalorian cosplay or just sitting around the house, this premium helmet also comes with a built-in voice changer. Pop in some AA batteries and get ready to experience a galaxy far away for $79.99 (reg. $134).

Kiru Knife™ Kitchen Master 8″ Chef Knife

Get your loved one a kitchen masterpiece they can use. This beautiful precision-forged knife is made from 67 layers of high-carbon VG10 steel, sharpened to eight to 12 degrees. Grab the G-10 Garolite handle for comfortable, heat- and moisture-resistant control as you cook up a storm. Lightweight and beautiful, this all-purpose chef knife is on sale for $69.99 (reg. $156).

Cortex Beauty 3-in-1 Hot Air Brush

This hot air brush has three heat settings and interchangeable heads for quick and easy styling while you’re on the road. If you’re shopping for someone who is always on the move and has to budget their time, this detangling, nourishing brush could be a huge help for $74.99 (reg. $249).

4-in-1 Wireless Charging Station with Cup Warmer and Mug

Keep the coffee hot and the battery full with this space-saving desktop organizer. Charge Qi-enabled devices and keep your drinks at an even 131°F. The ceramic mug is included, and you can get the whole station for $84.99 (reg. $99).

Ninja Dragon Phantom Z 4K Dual Camera Drone

Kids 13 and up can stay on their phones and enjoy nature at the same time. This easy-to-fly drone has one key takeoff and landing and a built-in 4K HD camera that can give you a first-person view of the world from above. Fly for up to 10 minutes on one charge with this discounted drone, for only $86.99 (reg. $169).

Prices subject to change.

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