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20 Last-Minute Gifts Under $20 Found at Walmart

It’s not too late (or too expensive!) to find great gifts for everyone on your list at Walmart. Snatch up these eleventh-hour ideas ASAP.

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It’s not too late (or too expensive!) to find great Walmart gifts for everyone on your list. Snatch up these eleventh-hour ideas ASAP.

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Waterproof Backpack and Phone Bag


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The outdoor adventurer in your life will appreciate this waterproof backpack and phone pouch. It will keep their phone and other belongings dry on fishing trips and winter hikes. Check out these beautiful holiday gifts that give back.


WoodWick Candle


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You can never go wrong with candles as gifts. They don’t take up much space, and everyone loves a fresh-smelling home. WoodWick candles feature a wooden wick, which adds a subtle crackling sound to the ambiance of candlelight. Here are some deals you can only get on WalmartPlus.

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Baby Bottle Drying Rack


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Save new parents from kitchen clutter by giving them a bottle drying rack. This kitchen gadget will let baby bottles dry quickly without clogging the regular dish drying rack. These last-minute gifts have free overnight shipping.

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Measuring Cup Set


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Baking supplies are gifts that keep on giving. This measuring cup set is dishwasher safe so it cuts down on the dreaded post-baking cleanup time. If you’re lucky, your friends and family will thank you with home-baked goods. Everyone will love these holiday food gifts.

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Bike Tool and Repair Kit


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Even the most experienced cyclist will run into bike problems at some point. Keep them prepared with this compact bike repair kit. It will get them back to riding in no time. Here are some great gift ideas for grandparents.

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Double-Wall Vacuum-Sealed Stainless Steel Coffee Mug


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Coffee mugs always make excellent gifts. They inevitably get broken, ruined, or lost, so backups are welcome. This insulated coffee mug set is great for those who are on the go. Here’s the ultimate gift guide for every zodiac sign.


Go-To Hammer


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You can’t really go wrong with this Stanley 16-ounce fiberglass rip-claw hammer. This everyday tool will come in handy for a myriad of projects around the house—and it’s less than 20 bucks! These are the best stocking stuffer ideas for men under $25.

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Heavy-Duty Duct Tape


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If you’re already a fan of the classic Gorilla Glue, then it’s time you try the brand’s Tough and Wide Duct Tape. It features a double-thick adhesive that grips smooth, rough, and uneven surfaces, and has a weather-resistant shell. These are the hottest Christmas toys to buy before they sell out.


Grilling Apron and Utensil Set


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Grill up some burgers with this affordable and fun BBQ apron and utensil set. On sale for just $17, these grilling accessories are a steal. Here are some cool tech gifts you’ll want to keep for yourself.

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Funny Bathroom Wall Art


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Spice up bathroom decor with this hilarious bathroom print. Give it to the men in your life as a not-so-subtle reminder regarding bathroom etiquette, or to friends as an unusual housewarming gift. Those new homeowners probably won’t get duplicates of this!

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Picture Hanging Strips


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Enjoy damage-free decorating with these iconic Command picture hanging strips. Inexpensive and well-reviewed, they’re great for hanging pictures without nails or tools. And when it’s time to redecorate, these hangers leave no marks behind. Try them for mounting individual wooden letters on the wall; creating a gallery wall; or hanging acoustic foam boards. These are the best gifts for her under $50.


Heat Resistant Barbecue Gloves


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Gloves are overlooked grilling tools. But if you’re the type of person who likes to play with fire, it’s time to slip on the right pair. These genius heat-resistant gloves feature an advanced material the manufacturer swears will protect you from wrist burns, singed forearm hair, etc. up to 932 degrees F.


Long-Lasting Lantern


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A battery-powered lantern is your best friend in a power outage. Most put out lots of light, but some suck your batteries dry faster than others. Of all the battery-powered lanterns on the market, the Ozark Trail LED Lantern receives excellent marks. The LED light pumps out 400 lumens. These funny gag gifts will get the whole family laughing.

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Magnetic Knife Strip


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A magnetic knife strip allows you to move that heavy, bulky knife block off the counter to free up more work space. This 16-inch magnetic knife bar can also be used to hang certain kitchen utensils.

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Garden Tool Set


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For those who like to spend Saturday in the garden, this handy garden tool set is the perfect gift. Here are some gift ideas for mom that she’ll actually love.

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Year-Round Windshield Cover


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Your garage-less friend may not want to completely cover their car every night, but this windshield cover will be a welcome gift. It’s designed to protect the windshield from snow, ice, and damaging UV rays from the sun. And the elastic straps fit inside the closed car doors for security.

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Off-the-Counter Fruit Basket


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Lift fruit off the counter with this wall-mounted fruit basket. Use one or several for storing everything from fruit to onions, even utensils. The basket can be hung from a screw, nail, or hook. These are the best stocking stuffer ideas for kids.

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For the DIYer who needs more self-care, this hand cream is the perfect gift under $20. It creates a protective layer on the skin’s surface that instantly boosts moisture levels and prevents further moisture loss. So a DIYer can get back to doing what they love without the discomfort of dry, cracked hands.

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Trunk Shovel


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A snow shovel is a must in the winter months, especially if you don’t have a garage. This collapsible snow shovel is a thoughtful gift. Once snow removal is complete, it stows easily in a trunk. Here are some other incredible snow removal tools you need to try.

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