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Gifts $50 and under for everyone on your holiday list

Gift-giving is supposed to be fun, though around the holidays it can feel like a chore — especially if you have a lot of people on your list. But don’t settle for less-than-stellar gifts as you cross people off of it.

These items, all $50 and under, are sure to excite friends and family of all ages — and at any price point.

'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' socks

Fans of the Eric Carle book will eat up these socks. $10/adult, $12/toddler four-pack; outofprintclothing.com

Tacos key tag

It's Taco Tuesday every day with this leather key tag ("avocados" also an option). $14.95; seltzergoods.com

Snail ornament

This artful, handmade glass ornament will be a unique addition to any Christmas tree. $24; abchome.com

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Girls glitter critter crossbody bag

This little purse is super-cute and perfect for winter. $39; landsend.com

Sequin bow pillow

Jazz up her room with this exclusive pillow by Emily and Meritt. $49.50; pbteen.com

Hawaiian shaved ice machine

We bet the person who seems to have every kitchen appliance doesn't have a shaved ice machine for making snow cones and slushies. $32.49; amazon.com

'Can I Eat That?'

Food critic Joshua David Stein's humorous book will delight young and old readers alike. $16.95; phaidon.com

Shark blanket

Mermaid tail may be all the rage lately, but this creation from Blankie Tails is simply funnier. $36.95/kid, $39.95/adult, amazon.com

Domino set

They'll be seeing stars with this playful, all-ages set from design studio Fredericks & Mae. $38; westelm.com

Winosaur mug

The utmost perfect gift for the wine- and T-Rex-lover in your life. $19; lookhuman.com

Shah Jahan coaster rugs

These clever coasters will be a welcome addition to any home. $19.95; store.metmuseum.org

Mini cinema light box

This mini LED light comes with 72 letters and symbols, so "good vibes only" is just a suggestion. $34; urbanoutfitters.com

Snowman pepper mill

This little guy is so cute, you'll want to use him year-round. $49.95; crateandbarrel.com

The Oregon Trail card game

Relive the classic computer game -- and try not to die of dysentery this time. $14.99; target.com

BFF emoji pin

Get one for yourself, too, and you and your BFF will really be twins. $8; valleycruisepress.com

Temporary tattoo

You're sure to find something they like -- deer head or otherwise -- from temporary tattoo maker Tattoorary. $5; tattoorary.com

Flannel drawstring sleep pants

You can never have too many flannel PJs -- the llamas are just a fun bonus. $16.94; oldnavy.com