They say it's better to give than it is to receive. What they don't tell you is how to do all that giving when you're on a budget. Instead of wandering crowded malls and streets hoping for inspiration, we've got dozens of gift ideas for everyone on your list. From spouses to co-workers and everyone in between, these creative ideas range from the economical to the over-the-top splurge.


Feeling the need to wow that special someone? These luxe items will be sure to help you achieve gift-greatness this holiday season.

Tate Triple-Marquise Studs
Lagos Caviar Diamond 'O' Bracelet
iPad Pro
Pappy Van Winkle Gift Set
Movado Chronograph
Vizio 55" 4K TV
IO HAWK Personal Mobility Device
Bauhaus Table Lamp
Louboutin's J-String


Clichè gift cards, the standard sweater. Been there. Done that. Surprise even the pickiest recipient with these unique gifts.

Coach Gloves
Star Wars Collection
Crystal Venus Flytrap Necklace
30 Years of Fashion at Vogue
Bose Soundsport Earbuds
Parrot Mini-Drone Rolling Spider
Phililps Hue Go
Olloclip Lens for iPhone
See's Chocolates Gift of Elegance


Have a friend who always misplaces her rings? Or that brother that can't seem to let go of his retro t-shirts. These fun, creative gifts will get plenty of use for years to come.

Sephora's Formula X Nailpolish
Peanuts Lucy Tree Ornament
Cards Against Humanity Expansion Pack
Iron Man USB Drive
"Star Wars" Socks
Rainbow-Hued Tea Light Holders
"Star Wars" Decal Sticker
Ring Holder
Vacu Vin Wine Saver Pump
1980's Movie T-Shirts


Whether you're searching for fun stocking stuffers for the kids, gifts for their teachers, or trinkets for friends, these $1 gifts make it easy to give even on the tightest budget.

Christmas House Tic-Tac-Toe
Compact Mirror and Brush
Wet-n-Wild Silk Finish Lipstick
Christmas Mug With Candy
Infectious Disease Stress Balls
Space Odessy Bookmark
Holographic Rubix Cube
Mini Mobile USB Fan
Holiday Travel Activity Packs
Macaron-Shaped Trinket Box
Credits: Danielle Abreu, Cynthia Andrews, Nelson Hsu, Cathy Rainone, Daniel Sircar/NBC