Let Pearl River Be Your Secret Santa: 17 Gifts for Under $20
You probably have all your big ticket items. But how about these smaller gifts perfect for Hanukkah, Secret Santa, or stocking stuffers? Check out our recommendations for some unique and economical ways to celebrate the holiday season.
$20 AND UNDER
Bruce Lee Figurines
Kick butt with this set of four Bruce Lee figurines for just $19.80. Made of resin and in four different positions, the figures stand about 4.5 inches tall.
Lucky Coin Enamel Pin
Add a touch of lucky to any outfit. These metal and enamel pins from Pixiu, a small jewelry design shop in NYC, are a modern take on ancient Chinese coins, believed to bring the wearer good fortune and prosperity. Available in onyx color and gold color. $20.00 each.
These delicate and pretty porcelain bangles are available in butterfly blue and cherry blossom pink. You can get beaded bracelets in amethyst, rose quartz, and agate varieties, as well as “power” bracelets symbolizing peace, harmony, and cohesion. $12.50 to $16.50 each.
Cat Eye Mug
Meow! For cat lovers everywhere, these kitties are perfect company for your morning coffee or afternoon tea. $13.50 each.
Blossom Design Ceramic Tea Set
Tea lovers will love this pretty set of a teapot and four cups. Comes in a gift box. $16.50 for the set.
$10 AND UNDER
These Japanese mini modelling block kits are all the rage! Check out the ramen, phoenix, and giant panda. $10 each.
Chinese Zodiac Ornament
Know someone who loves Christmas ornaments? Help them decorate their tree differently this year with these ornaments featuring the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac. $6.50 each.
Spread a feeling of peace this season with a colorful crystal Buddha. $9.95 each.
Lotus Flower Lamp
In some Asian cultures, the lotus represents purity, rebirth, and spiritual enlightening — and this lotus flower lamp will surely enlighten any room. Available in 4.5-inch and 5.5-inch sizes. $6.50 and $7.50 each.
Pusheen Backpack Clips
Meet Pusheen, a chubby gray tabby cat that loves cuddles, snacks, and dress-up. These backpack clip Pusheen plushies are cute enough to eat! $10.00 each.
Black Patterned Chopsticks Set
Can chopsticks be too cool for school? These almost are. A set of five black chopsticks in two pattern varieties, blue and gold and all gold. $5.50 for the set.
An all-purpose ointment in a very cool jar. Might be used for everything from aching muscles to mosquito bites to a stuffy nose. Learn more about this pungent balm. $7.25 each.
$5 AND UNDER
Lucky Cat Figurine
No Pearl River gift guide would be complete without at least one lucky cat. These manekineko or "waving" cats are believed to bring good fortune. Plus they're just darned cute. $3.95 each.
Chinese Opera Mask Bottle Opener
Red on one side and green on the other, these bottle openers add some operative flair to your bar paraphernalia. Plus they're magnetic for easy storage. $4.95 each.
Kawaii Luggage Tags
Help the frequent traveler stand out on the baggage carousel with a super-cute luggage tag. Pick from a lucky cat, ninja, kokeshi girl, and frog. $2.50 each.
Peach Slices Sheet Masks
Treat your face with these cotton sheet masks from premier K-beauty line, Peach Slices. $2.99 each.
Sassy Nylon Coin Purses
Get sassy with these nylon coin purses. Made with 95% recycled post-consumer material. Also great for credit cards, ID, and lip balm. $4.00 each.Want even more gifts? Check out gift guides for Mom, the gadgety guy in your life, and much more. And don’t forget about gift wrap and bags!