With the holiday season approaching, it’s time for small business owners to start thinking about what gifts to purchase for clients, partners, employees and more. And you don’t need to have a huge budget to purchase business gifts. These 20 options all cost $10 or less.
Best Business Gifts for Under 10 Dollars
Engraved Business Card Holder
It is possible to purchase a relatively inexpensive business gift that’s also personalized. This small business card holder from Vistaprint is a great gift idea for a client or colleague. And you can even have it engraved with the person’s name and the year.
Tea Ball Infuser
For the tea drinkers on your gift list, this ball infuser can help them enjoy some loose leaf tea without any complicated measuring or mess. It’s also easy to clean and comes in both pink and white plastic.
Small Hanging Chalkboard
A small chalkboard can make a great addition to any office or home. So you can buy these little hanging chalkboards with wood frames to help your clients or colleagues customize their own spaces.
There’s a good chance that many of your clients and colleagues like to enjoy a nice hot cup of coffee or tea in the morning. So mugs can be a great gift. Pick out a really unique one this map mug that changes color to make it look like day and night.
Sorting everyday mail can be a bit of a hassle. But for those who want to keep their home or desk tidy with a stylish accessories, this inexpensive letter sorter can be a great option.
Tealight candles give you the ability to liven up any space without spending a ton of money. For under $10, you can get a whole set of tealight candles and even pick out different scents based on the preferences of everyone on your list.
This simple cube alarm clock is a really inexpensive option that can work for a variety of different people on your gift list. It comes in a variety of colors and has a really minimalist design.
For anyone who regularly watches video, live streams, or just needs a hands-free way to prop up their smartphone, this simple phone stand can make a great unique gift. It comes in a variety of colors and works with a variety of different devices as well.
Mini Potted Grass
Little plants can liven up any desk or office space. But if you’re on a budget, you can opt for something really small and simple like this pot of faux grass from Crate & Barrel.
Brass Picture Frame
A small picture frame can also help anyone liven up their desk, home or office space. This simple brass frame is an option that could work with any space or décor style.
Dog Bottle Stopper
If you have any dog lovers on your list, this bottle stopper is a cute and inexpensive gift option. The bottle stopper works to preserve any bottled wine while featuring a silver metal bulldog figurine.
Touch Screen Gloves
The tech enthusiasts on your list still likely want to use their smartphones and mobile devices even when it’s cold outside. So these smartphone gloves offer the ability to use those devices even while wearing warm gloves.
A small calendar can make for a great desk decoration and a way to stay organized. This mini desk calendar is a really affordable and customizable option for almost anyone on your gift list.
Coasters can also be a simple but cute gift for those on a tight budget. These chalkboard coasters allow your gift recipients to customize their coasters by writing names or adding other details to them.
You can also opt for a sort of novelty gift that might interest your clients or colleague. This ice cube mold, for example, might interest anyone on your list who has an interest in space or science.
Exfoliating Bar Soap
Regular old soap probably isn’t the greatest gift idea. But if you opt for a fancy exfoliating soap, you can offer your recipients a simple item that’s great for pampering themselves.
When it comes to clothing and accessory items, scarves can be easy gifts since they don’t require a specific size or fit. This solid scarf is an inexpensive option that is also likely to go with a variety of different outfits.
If you want to give the people on your list a small item that can liven up their space, this simple glass bud vase can make for a great desk accessory or home décor item.
Peppermint Bark Tin
Peppermint bark is a tasty seasonal treat that can serve well as a gift for a variety of different people. If you want to buy gifts for a number of clients and colleagues that celebrate the season while still allowing you to stick to your budget, this tin of peppermint bark can be a great option.
You can also opt for a simple and inexpensive set of notebooks to allow your gift recipients to jot down notes, keep organized or even start their own creative projects.
Editor’s Note: For a look the the previous picks for business gifts under $10, see Best Gifts Under $10 for 2015.
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