The Dilemma Diva's $15 and Under Gift IdeasAttention, all gift givers… The Dollar Tree Dilemma Diva’s Holiday Gift Guide is now live!

Hi there – The Dilemma Diva here!

I know that preparing for the holidays can be stressful sometimes, dashing here and there to find, purchase, and make gifts for all the friends, family, and acquaintances in your life. Check off your list with a little bit of help from me! I’m sharing my best gift ideas for coworkers, personalized gift ideas for women, useful gift ideas for men, and a variety of other homemade gift baskets. Since everything in stores and online at is just $1 (or less) each, my affordable gift ideas are sure to fit your budget!

Follow along this week as I share my top budget-friendly gift basket ideas for $5, $10, $15, $20, and less! Complete with supply lists and other homemade gift inspiration, I can help you transform your long list of gifts to purchase into a page full of check marks.

I’m sharing my top picks of $1 items you can include to create gift baskets for the holidays… and both of these gift ideas only cost you $15 or less! This will come in handy when you’re shopping for teachers, mentors, coaches, sports fans, and anyone else you may want to cheer on this Christmas. Shop online or in stores for everything you need to create affordable, personalized gift baskets filled with items your recipients will love.

The Dilemma Diva's $15 and Under Gift IdeasAn A+ gift for a top-notch teacher doesn’t have to cost you a fortune! With just fifteen $1 items, you can put together a thoughtful themed gift for your teacher friends or your child’s teacher or mentor… complete with stationery, sweets, and treats they can enjoy every day.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Storage Container with Lid
  • Colorful Filler
  • Scarf
  • 3-pk. Travel-Size Hand Sanitizers
  • Double-Wall Tumbler
  • 2-pk. Black Ink Pens
  • 2 Packs of Colorful Pens
  • 3 Rolls of Craft Tape
  • 1 Activity Book
  • Colorful Notebook
  • Chocolate Candy Bars
  • Bag of Mints

Get top marks from everyone on your list! Shop in bulk or find your local store and fill up for less.

The Dilemma Diva's $15 and Under Gift IdeasDo you have basketball lovers on your shopping list this year? Whether it’s a coach, player, or fan, you only need fifteen $1 products from Dollar Tree to create this slam-dunk gift basket. If your fanatic prefers a different sport, this gift idea is easy to customize for baseball, football, soccer, and more!

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Orange Storage Container
  • Container Filler
  • Rubber Basketball
  • Mini Basketball Set
  • Basketball Peg Game
  • Basketball Team Photo Frame (with your team photo!)
  • Water Bottle
  • 2 Propel® Flavored Waters
  • Box of Nutrition Bars
  • 2 Black Sharpie® Markers
  • 2 Sticks of Beef Jerky
  • Chocolate Candy Bars

Make your holiday shopping even easier and purchase gift supplies online in bulk, or visit your local store to pick up just a few supplies at a time.

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