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11/29/2017 11:25 am ET Updated Nov 30, 2017

21 Useful White Elephant Gifts Under $20

Practical gifts don't have to be expensive!

Don’t get us wrong, we love white elephant gifts that are so bad they’re good. But sometimes you want to give a gift that you know will actually get used at some point or another. In honor of practical gift-giving, we’ve searched the internet for these 21 useful ideas for gift exchanges.

Take a look below at these under-$20 white elephant gifts for anyone who’s down with practical purchases:

  • 1 Cable yoyo
    A sleek way to keep your headphones and other charging cables from knotting. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01979
    A sleek way to keep your headphones and other charging cables from knotting. Get it here
  • 2 Electric car blanket
    This heated travel blanket is a must-have for drivers, especially those in cold-weather states. Just keep it in your trunk fo
    This heated travel blanket is a must-have for drivers, especially those in cold-weather states. Just keep it in your trunk for emergencies, to store it up front for everyday use during the winter months. Get it here
  • 3 Portable phone battery/charger
    Literally everyone can use one of these. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Upgraded-Anker-Candy-Bar-High-Speed-Technolog
    Literally everyone can use one of these. Get it here
  • 4 Portable wireless speaker
    Features FM radio, handsfree calling, HD audio, enhanced base and bluetooth capabilities. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.
    Features FM radio, handsfree calling, HD audio, enhanced base and bluetooth capabilities. Get it here
  • 5 Go Anywhere travel guide
    With tips like "Choose the longest way today," and "Find the highest point of this city accessible by walking," this travel g
    With tips like "Choose the longest way today," and "Find the highest point of this city accessible by walking," this travel guide is perfect for jetsetters. Get it here
  • 6 A travel wallet
    This wallet stores everything -- credit cards, cash, boarding passes, a passport, and even&nbsp;a phone. Get it <a href="http
    This wallet stores everything -- credit cards, cash, boarding passes, a passport, and even a phone. Get it here
  • 7 Phone storage workout bottle
    This clever water bottle holds your iPhone (5, 6 or 7) and other gym essentials -- while keeping you hydrated. Get it <a href
    This clever water bottle holds your iPhone (5, 6 or 7) and other gym essentials -- while keeping you hydrated. Get it here
  • 8 Movie theater gift card
    Don't overthink it. A movie theater gift card is a gift that you know will get used. Get one <a href="https://www.fandango.co
    Don't overthink it. A movie theater gift card is a gift that you know will get used. Get one here
  • 9 Succulent planters
    You can never have too much greenery in your living spaces. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06W51WBFK/ref=strm_pla
    You can never have too much greenery in your living spaces. Get it here
  • 10 Mini garment steamer
    Perfect for travelers, space savers and, well, basically everyone. Get it <a href="https://www.target.com/p/joy-mangano-garme
    Perfect for travelers, space savers and, well, basically everyone. Get it here
  • 11 Universal travel charger
    A traveler can never have too many. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00Y6NXU18/ref=strm_travel_nad_1_4?tag=thehuffi
    A traveler can never have too many. Get it here
  • 12 Dog bowl water bottle
    Keep your canine BFF hydrated on the go. Get it <a href="https://www.uncommongoods.com/product/dog-bowl-water-bottle" target=
    Keep your canine BFF hydrated on the go. Get it here.
  • 13 Headphone wrap
    For the commuter whose headphones are always in an incomprehensible knot. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B017M7G2B
    For the commuter whose headphones are always in an incomprehensible knot. Get it here
  • 14 Travel nail kit
    Why is it that you can never find a pair of nail clippers when you need them? Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01I7
    Why is it that you can never find a pair of nail clippers when you need them? Get it here
  • 15 Waterproof phone bag
    This isn't something needed everyday, but when you need one, you&nbsp;<i>need</i> one. Ideal for the outdoor adventurer in yo
    This isn't something needed everyday, but when you need one, you need one. Ideal for the outdoor adventurer in your life. Get it here
  • 16 Outdoor wine glasses
    Spill no more. Get&nbsp;get a set of 2 <a href="https://www.uncommongoods.com/product/outdoor-wine-glasses-8211-set-of-2" tar
    Spill no more. Get get a set of 2 here
  • 17 Mini tool kit
    Literally everyone can use a mini tool kit because, chances are, pieces of the one they bought years ago are lost or missing
    Literally everyone can use a mini tool kit because, chances are, pieces of the one they bought years ago are lost or missing over the years. Get it here
  • 18 Collapsible water bottle
    Stay hydrated and save space. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01N4K674S/ref=strm_everyday-carry_nad_10_2?tag=thehu
    Stay hydrated and save space. Get it here
  • 19 Mini food processor
    Once you have one of these, you don't remember how you lived without it. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/BLACK-DECKER-
    Once you have one of these, you don't remember how you lived without it. Get it here
  • 20 Six-pack cooler tote
    Keep your favorite brew cold while traveling. Get it <a href="https://www.uncommongoods.com/product/six-pack-cooler-tote" tar
    Keep your favorite brew cold while traveling. Get it here
  • 21 Wine wipes
    For the wino in your life. Get it <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Wine-Wipes-compact-15-wipes/dp/B002VYT6JE/ref=sr_1_2?amp=&i
    For the wino in your life. Get it here

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