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I need gift ideas for men that cost around $5.00

I have a lot of people to buy for, and have set a budget of $5.00 per person. The women and kids are easy, but what the heck can I get men? Please give me ideas!!!!

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wmjsease

Asked by wmjsease at 2:01 PM on Nov. 11, 2011 in Holidays

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  • Walmart/Target/K-Mart all have cologne/aftershave gift sets for $5.00. You could also get a car care kit. Maybe a small set of tools or one of those "multi-tools". Maybe a theme t-shirt ... these are the ones that have the "classic" look to them ... Walmart and Target have them.

    Kids ... kids are easy. Hit the dollar section of stores or even go to your local dollar store. You can get them 5 small gifts and make little gift bags. =)
    SpiritedWitch

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 2:07 PM on Nov. 11, 2011

  • aftershave, nail clippers, a new coffee mug, a box of favorite candy, flashlight, a new key chain, wallet, gloves, a new scarf, if single then maybe things like pot holders, kitchen towels, cologne, a 5.00 gift card, cookie in the jar where you put in the dry items then they add the wet ones, bake them their favorite goodie,
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 2:26 PM on Nov. 11, 2011

  • Most of the things listed above are going to be poor quality and look really cheap if you are buying them in the five dollar range. I'd stick with a gift card to a local coffee shop, or something edible - a gormet chocolate bar or something. Beer is often a good chocie too - maybe a six pack from a local brewer (will go a bit over five though).
    happymama110

    Answer by happymama110 at 3:05 PM on Nov. 11, 2011

  • For the coffee drinker........coffee mug filled with candies or pastries
    For the beer drinker.............Beer mug filled with nuts or pretzels
    Fisherman..................stocking with lures and fishing line
    Hunter.............togogan, hand warmers, gloves, thermal socks
    Likes to grill.....................apron decorated to suit personality, grill tools, grill seasonings, etc.
    Baked goods (cookies, brittle, candy, hot chocolate on a stick, pumpkin bread, pumpkin butter, candied nuts, soups in a jar, etc)
    Grandparents, family, etc. Photo calendars, photo mousepad,
    Professional, nice pen, paper weight, desk organizer
    Football/sports enthusiast: team calender, key chain, window clings for the car, liscence plate holder, koozie,
    Random/young..........body spray and deodorant

    To help save even more.......give couple gifts...........works especially well with the baked goods, just put in a pretty basket and done!
    Kimedbs

    Answer by Kimedbs at 3:18 PM on Nov. 11, 2011

  • Home Depot has a display full of miniture tools that work on keychains. My brother loved the tiny wrench one year. And I got one for hubs and pops and a tiny tape measure which were stocking stuffers. They run between 1.99 to 5.00 each.
    skitNbearsmom

    Answer by skitNbearsmom at 8:07 PM on Nov. 11, 2011

  • And the men love grill stuff. marinade, tools, accessories, goofy grill novelties.
    skitNbearsmom

    Answer by skitNbearsmom at 8:09 PM on Nov. 11, 2011

  • That is what we are doing with my mom and stepdad this year. We are doing $5.00 gifts with them. If i cannot find a $5.00 gift each, i will get a $10. gift for mom & stepdad together for the house.
    mamabear484

    Answer by mamabear484 at 5:40 AM on Nov. 12, 2011

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