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Guest Picks: 20 Gifts for the Home for Under $40
Ampersand Jr., Fancy - $8
For under $10, add an ampersand to any gift — perhaps a large photo of you "&" that special someone.
Letterpress Print 'AEIOU' - $15
This is the perfect art print for your English-loving friend.
Star Wars Typography Art Poster by ReStyle Shop - $15
Here's a perfect geeky gift that's not so geeky. I'm not a huge Star Wars fan, but I would love this in my home.
'Eat' Hand-Printed Letterpress Poster - $20
Here's a great gift for the foodie or type-obsessed on your list.
Nudesign Branch Espresso Cup Set, White - $25
I'm in love with this espresso cup set. The branches are useful and beautiful and remind me of snow-tipped trees in winter — the perfect time for a hot drink.
Three-Piece Colorful Servingware - $28
I have the white-dipped serveware set, and I love it. The pieces are so classy and funky, and they'd be the perfect gift for practically everyone on your list this year.
Avva Salt & Pepper Shakers - $35
These magnetic, stackable salt and pepper shakers are perfect for the minimalist on your list.
The Plank Bamboo Cutting Board - $23.99
Here's another great foodie gift. Buy some fancy cheeses (cave-aged Gruyère and smoked cheddar are my favorite) for a fancy and thoughtful gift.
Memory House Small Wooden Bowl With Spoon - $13
This would be a fantastic gift to give to the foodie on your list. Perhaps make it more meaningful with a few recipe cards of your favorite one-bowl meals.
Large Perrier Mineral Water Drinking Glass Tumblers - $26
This is a really neat tumbler set made from Perrier bottles. It's perfect for the "green" person (pun intended) on your list.
Mojave Coasters - $10
Here's a sweet gift to give to the trendsetter on your list. Tribal and geometric prints have been the craze this year.
Tiny Set of Bottles - $10
Give a more thoughtful gift of tiny vases with fresh flowers in them. This little vintage cart is just $10 — how awesome is that? Plus, these are perfect for fresh buds.
Gold Glazed Dauville Pebble Dish - $19.99
This is the perfect inexpensive gift for the glamorous friend on your list. The small dish is perfect for holding dinner mints, small jewelry or fancy appetizers.
Rabbit Tape Holder - $18
Do you have washi tape lovers on your list this year? Get them this adorable dispenser for under $20.
Leather Mouse Pad - $35
Dress up your desktop with a modern and masculine mouse pad. It's available in a variety of colors from black to neon.
His and Hers Catnap Pillow Case Set - $32
His and hers catnap pillow cases are for the cat lover on your list.
Red Squirrel Serenade Throw Pillow Cushion Cover - $22
These illustrated pillows are adorable for both kids and adults alike.
P'kolino Book Buggee, Natural - $35.99
Here's something perfect for that kid (and parent of that kid) on your list: a fun toy that's not an eyesore.
Dark Blue Tiger Pillow - $28
I love this 3-D pillow. I could see this working well in a family room or teens' room.