The Dilemma Diva's $20 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!

Preparing for the holidays can be stressful, dashing here and there to buy or make gifts for your friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors. I’m here to help you check off your list with a little bit of help — and a whole lot of savings! — with my picks for the best gift ideas for coworkers, thoughtful gift ideas for women, useful gift ideas for men, and a variety of other personalized gift baskets. Don’t forget, everything in stores and online at is just $1 (or less) each, so these affordable gift ideas are sure to fit any budget!

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

Are you working within a $20 gift budget this holiday season? I have you covered with two awesome ideas for budget-friendly holiday gifts for men and women! Whether you’re shopping for your significant other, close friends, family, or coworkers, check out these gift ideas for $20 or less… using $1 supplies from Dollar Tree! From handy tools for men to pampering supplies for women, fill gift baskets to the brim with items he or she is sure to love.

The Dilemma Diva's $20 and Under Gift IdeasI have the perfect gift idea for the special women in your life! Give them the gift of much deserved relaxation by filling decorative baskets with must-have spa day essentials. For $20 or less, you can create a gift basket overflowing with health and beauty basics for every lucky lady on your list.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Decorative Basket
  • Basket Filler
  • Slippers
  • 2 Scented Candles
  • 3 Bottles of Nail Polish
  • Manicure Set
  • 2 Pedicure Supplies
  • Lotion
  • Eye Mask
  • 3-pk. Tissues
  • 3-pk. Hand Sanitizers
  • 2 Chocolate Candies
  • 2 Propel® Water Bottles

Shop in bulk or find your local store to check out all the supplies you can find for a buck!

The Dilemma Diva's $20 and Under Gift IdeasFor the handy men in your life, I recommend filling a bucket (instead of a gift basket) with up to 20 products they’ll love. From tools to snacks and more, you’re sure to get a happy reaction when they discover all the goodies in this gift… and no one will guess that you only spent $20!

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Plastic Bucket with Handle
  • Work Gloves
  • 4-pk. Batteries
  • Utility Knife
  • Duct Tape
  • Disposable Filter Mask
  • Precision Screwdriver Set
  • Loctite® Super Glue Gel
  • Paint Brushes
  • Handy Shammy
  • Plastic Ice Scraper with Brush
  • Rockstar® Energy Drink
  • Gatorade® Thirst Quencher
  • Nissin® Cup Noodles
  • Snyder’s® Pretzels
  • Beef Jerky

Make your holiday shopping even easier by shopping gift supplies in bulk or visiting your local store. The men and women in your life will thank you!

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