2009 Holiday Gifts: Last Minute Gifts Under $25

No need to break the bank this year – check out this collection of great gift ideas that are all under $25.


1. When we think, we write. And when we write, we grow. That’s the idea behind the Think & Write & Grow Journals ($24.95). With a plantable cover and 150 pages of lined, eco-friendly inner pages, this journal invites you to put pen to paper and grow as you write.

Botanical Paperworks
Visit www.botanicalpaperworks.com for a list of retailers

2. Give the gift that gives back. Consonant Body‘s Help Somebody Soap ($12) smells great, is all natural, and 100 per cent of the proceeds go to Sleeping Children Around The World (www.scaw.org).

Consonant Body
Available at the Bay and Sears flagship locations, and online at www.consonantbody.com

3. A perfect gift for the handbag lover. Adapted from Anna Johnson’s bestselling book Handbags, 365 Days of Handbags Calendar 2010 ($16.99 CAD / $12.99 USD)is a delightful celebration of this most beloved of accessories.

Workman Publishing Inc.
Available at
Indigo/Chapters stores across Canada and Barnes and Noble stores in the U.S

4. Who doesn’t love the gift of soft, moisturised skin? Treat her to this holiday fave – The Body Shop‘s Merry Cranberry Body Butter ($20).

The Body Shop
www.thebodyshop.ca www.thebodyshop.com
Available at The Body Shop locations across North America

5. The Quo Precious Tools Brush Collection ($22) set includes a blush brush, foundation brush, and three double ended eye shadow brushes in a gorgeous and conveneinet case.

Available exclusively at Shoppers Drug Mart

6. Featuring 18 individually wrapped 15g chocolate bars, the The Green & Black’s Organic Seasonal Edition Miniature Bar Collection ($22.59) includes: Organic Dark 70% bar, Milk bar, Milk Chocolate and Almond bar, Dark Chocolate and Ginger bar, Milk Chocolate and Butterscotch bar and Dark Chocolate and Cherry bar.

Green & Black’s
Available at major drug stores and supermarkets in North America

7. She can add a unique touch of winter wonderland to her brow grooming routine, with a sprinkling of angelic snowflakes. The Tweezerman Mini Snowflake Tweezers ($22) are a fun and affordable gift.

Available at select drugstores across North America

8. Available in silver or sassy burgundy wine, she’ll be thrilled to receive this stylish Reitmans croco wallet ($9.99), for those nights out on the town.

Available at Reitmans locations across Canada

One Response to "2009 Holiday Gifts: Last Minute Gifts Under $25"

  1. Kelly  Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at 12:27 pm

    Never heard of Green Backs but am definitely going to try some now

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