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10 Unisex Christmas Gift Ideas Under $25

10 Unisex Christmas Gift Ideas Under $25

One of my favorite Christmas family traditions is exchanging White Elephant (also known as Dirty Santa) gifts. But some of the challenges of this fun gift exchange is that you don’t know the gender of the recipient and you also have a set budget. So if you don’t have a clue what to get for your White Elephant gift, check out this list of 10 Unisex Christmas gift ideas under $25 that everyone will fight for! 

10 Hottest Gadgets for Christmas Under $25

This year’s hot picks are Gadgets. And these gadget gift ideas are not only affordable but also super convenient. You might just want to keep them for yourself!

*Prices are subject to change.

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1. Smart Alarm Clock Radio with USB Charging Station

This Electrohome smart alarm clock radio with USB charging station sells for around $25
This Electrohome smart alarm clock radio with USB charging station is a great unisex christmas gift for around $25

This alarm clock does more than just tell the time. It features smart-set technology so you don’t even have to set it manually. It also has a convenient USB charging port so you can charge your phone while you sleep. And if you want to wake up to music, you can digitally tune in and program up to 20 of your favorite radio stations. No more fussing around with dials trying to get the best reception. 

This Electrohome smart alarm clock radio with USB charging station sells for around $25 on Amazon.

2. Electric Wine Opener Set with Pourer and Foil Cutter

This 4 pc Vremi Electric Wine Opener Set with Pourer and Foil Cutter sells for around $20
This 4 pc Vremi Electric Wine Opener Set with Pourer and Foil Cutter will please any wine connoisseur.

The wine lovers in your life will thank you for getting them this sleek 4pc electric wine opener set. This kit includes an electric cork screw, counter top charging stand, foil cutter, and even a handy pouring spout.

This 4 pc Vremi Electric Wine Opener Set with Pourer and Foil Cutter is a steal at only $20 on Amazon.

3. Blue Tooth Speaker With Night Light

This Ovevo Blue Tooth Speaker with Multi-color LED Light sells for around $25
This Ovevo Blue Tooth Speaker with Multi-color LED Light can even be programmed using an app on your phone, making this an excellent unisex Christmas gift.

Seriously this bluetooth speaker has so many bells and whistles! It’s perfect for people who love to stream music. It has a changing LED light, and you can even use it for hands free calling. But for old fogeys (like me), who just want to use it as an Ipod speaker, this will definitely suit their needs too.  Check out my video review below.

Ovevo Bluetooth Speaker Smart Night Light Review

Watch this video on YouTube.

You can find this Ovevo Blue Tooth Speaker with Multi-color LED Light on Amazon for around $25. 

4. Programmable 12-Cup Coffee Maker with Glass Carafe

This Black and Decker 12-Cup Coffee Pot sells for around $20 and works as well as the more expensive brands.
This Black and Decker 12-Cup Coffee Pot sells for around $20 and works as well as the more expensive brands.

This 12-Cup Coffee Maker with Glass Carafe has a programmable timer, removable basket, and pauses brewing so you can sneak a cup while it’s running. This coffee pot from Black & Decker is the one we have in my home and we love it! It’s lasted longer than more expensive models we have tried and is such a bargain.

This Black and Decker 12-Cup Coffee Maker is an awesome unisex Christmas gift under $25 – it’s only $20 on Amazon!

5. Breakfast Electric Sandwich Maker

Create your own Egg McMuffin at home with this portable electric breakfast sandwich maker.
Create your own Egg McMuffin at home with this portable Hamilton Beach electric breakfast sandwich maker.

Because what’s better with coffee than breakfast? This unisex Christmas gift will be a hit with anyone who loves to create their own delicious sandwich in 5 minutes! You just choose from a muffin, biscuit, or bagel, then layer on the ingredients of your choice. It cooks all of your fillings evenly and is ready to eat in five minutes.  Makes a great unisex Christmas gift for college kids.

You can get this Hamilton Beach Electric Breakfast Sandwich Maker for around $24 on Amazon.

6. Retro Pop-Up Hot Dog Toaster

How cute is this Hot Dog Toaster! Who wouldn't love this as a gift?
How cute is this Hot Dog Toaster! Who wouldn’t love this as a gift?

Now that you’re hungry, check out this adorable retro Pop-Up Hot Dog Toaster!  What’s so cool about this gadget is that it cooks the hot dogs at a separate temperature then the bread so you don’t burn your buns. It even includes mini tongs so for easy removal of your hot dogs and a slide out drip tray for easy cleaning.

You can find this Retro Hot Dog Toaster on Amazon for around $20. 

7. Electric Pencil Sharpener with 6-Pencil Hole Selector Dial

This Electric Pencil Sharpener from Ohuhu sells for around $24.99
This Electric Pencil Sharpener from Ohuhu sells for around $24.99

I personally own one of these pencil sharpeners and I love it! This thing is huge and has suction cups on the bottom to keep the sharpener from slipping around. It can work on graphite or colored pencils and has 6 different sizes to fit practically any size pencil. The plastic tray makes cleaning up a breeze. Just pull out the drawer, dump out, and slide it back in. Great for families or students. Watch it in action below!

Ohuhu Electric Pencil Sharpener Review

Watch this video on YouTube.


This Ohuhu Electric Pencil Sharpener sells for around $25 on Amazon.

8. Personal Electronics Portable Travel Charging Bank

Cell Phone Power Bank Travel Charging Gift Set
Never leave home without this Personal Portable Electronic Power Bank. Perfect for your car or purse.

Your Dirty Santa will never run out of power with this Cell Phone Power Bank Travel Charging Gift Set. This gadget comes with a 2000mAh Power Bank, Car Charger, Wall Charger and Multi-Cell Phone Power Cord. You can charge 3 devices at once! It’s compatible with Androids, Iphones, and IPods. They even throw in a handy little travel case.

This Personal Electronics Portable Travel Charging Bank is a smart buy for only $20.

9. Digital Counting Coin Bank

Don't drop your change in just any old bowl. This digital money jar will help keep track of your change!
Don’t drop your change in just any old bowl. This digital money jar will help keep track of your change!

Get a jump start on your Christmas budget for next year with this digital counting coin bank. Empty out your purse or pockets in this jar and it will keep a running tab for you. This little gadget accepts all US currency: Quarter, Nickel, Dime, Penny, Half Dollar and Dollar Coins and makes a smart Unisex Christmas gift.

This M&R Digital Counting Coin Bank includes batteries and sells for around $15 on Amazon.

10. Personal Chair Massage Pad with Heat


Perfect gift for men or women. Spoil them with a chair massage pad.
Perfect gift for men or women. Spoil them with a chair massage pad.

Whether you are stressed about finishing up that report at the office or screaming at traffic in your car, this portable massage pad will be just the thing to help you relax. Talk about a smart gender-neutral gift! Because who couldn’t use a little extra TLC?

The Relaxzen 6-Motor Massage Seat Cushion with Heat currently sells for $29.99 but you can save 15% right now with this code 15OFF2926 on Amazon! (Discount applies at checkout. Valid through Jan 8, 2018).

What do you think of these gender neutral gift ideas? What was the best Dirty Santa gift you ever got? Leave me a comment and let me know!

Disclosure: Some products in this post were received complimentary for review, but all opinions are my own. I was not compensated for writing this post, but it does contain affiliate links which means I may be compensated a small amount if you click through and purchase. Full disclosure policy here.**

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  1. These are all great items that can be used for a long while and I can think of three people already I could gift some of these to.

  2. You have great gift ideas! I love that all of these suggestions can be good for both male and female. I especially love that they are all very useful and inexpensive!

  3. I love the alarm clock idea! It’s a wonderful unisex gift and great for everyone in the family!

  4. These are all great ideas. I like the nightlight but counting money would be great for my kids!

  5. I love the coin counting bank. Pretty neat.

  6. Woah these are some amazing picks. Few are very unique which i would not have thought of at all ,like the last one digital counting coin bank. Pretty cool!

  7. There are so many great gift ideas here – and I love that the guide is unisex. Strangely, of all the cool gadgets it’s the pencil sharpener I want the most! I’m endlessly sharpening the kids’ colouring pencils.

  8. I had no idea that it was possible to purchase any decent gift for under $25. I especially like the power bank and fan…although all of my shopping is done.

  9. I don’t think you can ever go wrong with giving the gift of coffee-making. 🙂 Great ideas!

  10. Amber Amber

    What great gift ideas! I really like that breakfast sandwich maker. I think I’d love to make these!

  11. Omg. I love the electric breakfast sandwich maker! I’m adding this to my personal Christmas list. Lol.

  12. i love the hotdog toaster? Haha I know for sure my husband would love this for christmas!

  13. Onwildwings Onwildwings

    Great list darlin! Would also make great gifts for college students too!

  14. lovelysilvia lovelysilvia

    These are some great gift picks! I can use a lot of these for white elephant parties I have coming up for the holidays! I really like that alarm clock!


  15. I’m eyeing for that electric wine opener and programmable coffee maker. Gez I’m indeed a writer! hahaha

  16. staciesayzso staciesayzso

    You’ve got some good ideas here. I’d take the hot dog toaster and breakfast maker. My family would love these!

  17. This is exactly what I needed to read! I literally was just browsing the “under $25” sections on various websites! Thanks for the suggestions, honey!

  18. Oooooo so many awesome gift ideas!!!! I’ve been wanting one of those hot dog toasters forever

  19. I did the White Elephant Gift Exchange last year and it was fun! My gift was a popcorn maker.

    I love all of your gift ideas!


  20. I have to buy the breakfast sandwich maker. It’s so cute and hAndy. GOING now to check Amazon

  21. Thank you so much. As an avid wine drinker, I believe the wine opener would be an excellent gift =)

  22. I love the coin counter! My husband carries more change wound than anyone I know. I think I will be getting this for him.

  23. livelaughhlovee5 livelaughhlovee5

    These are actually really good gift ideas for people who are doing family Pollyanna this year. I love the clock fan that is so awesome.

  24. I would honestly love to receive each and every item you listed, they look and sound really good.

  25. Serena Lissy Serena Lissy

    I’ve never seen that breakfast sandwich toaster before. I’m not excited about one more gadget, but I kinda love the concept ?

  26. These are such great gift ideas! I love that they are all under $25 perfect for our teachers where we can only spend a certain amount.

  27. These are all such great gift ideas! Personally, i’d love the breakfast sandwhich maker but that hot dog one seems fun as well!

  28. Yes! I love my Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwhich maker. Best purchase I’ve mad in a while!

  29. Love al these ideas. I need that chair massage pad.

  30. I like that these gifts are actually things people could use not just junk to regift!!

  31. Tara Holland Tara Holland

    These are some great ideas, maybe I can finally finish shopping for those difficult people on my list!

  32. Great ideas! I need Coffee Maker. Hope someone will buy me for Christmas ?

  33. I like that these are unisex ideas… ? thanks for that interesting list!

  34. Andrea Andrea

    These are all really great and fun gift ideas. I like the coin jar counter, I feel like my grandpa would really like that. Thank you so much for the inspo

  35. I think I would choose #8. Its very useful especially when traveling.

  36. Omg the electric sandwich makers and hot dog toaster just made my wishlist! LOVE IT!

  37. johnny @ johnny @

    Great list of gifts!! I might have to share this post with partner as a hint for that electric wine opener.

  38. In keeping with the nature of the season these are some nice gift ideas. Moreover, these items could be given to anyone. In particular I like the Electrohome smart alarm clock radio with USB charging station as I find it hard to get up on time to get to my job. At $25.00 the price is also reasonable.

  39. Wow what a great list! I love them all! I’m so curious about that Breakfast Electric Sandwich Maker, since I don’t really eat breakfast cause I don’t have time at home before work, this might be a solution for me. Hopefully my hubby will buy this for me (haha) nice list by the way!

  40. Amazing items and I love the list put together! Thanks for sharing!!

  41. Jen Walker Jen Walker

    The breakfast sandwich maker is a little excessive….that being said, I strangely REALLY want one! Ha!

  42. anniesnomsblog anniesnomsblog

    Thank you for this! It’s super helpful as there’s always a few people who are difficult to buy for, but you want something that they can actually use; then there’s Secret Santas where you might not have a clue what someone is into! I can already think of a few people this list will help me buy for!

  43. Wynne Katherine Wynne Katherine

    Thank you for the gift ideas. I have been stressing about what to give as presents myself, so this post is a great help

  44. All of these are perfect unisex gifts! I would absolutely love all of them, especially the alarm clock. That looks really neat!

  45. So many neat gift ideas on this blog, and I love the price points! I need that breakfast sandwich maker in my life, like right now!

  46. Savannah Pham Savannah Pham

    Thank you for these unisex gift options! All the gifting blogs I usually see are aimed towards either women OR men. I’m liking the idea of the bluetooth night light.

  47. This article important and really good the for me is.Amazing write-up,Great article. Thanks!

  48. These are really great gift ideas! I`m inlove with Number 9

  49. Nice and Wonderful’s so useful post,thank you so much for sharing….

  50. Good idea for the gifts

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