Finding the perfect gift for white elephant parties or the invisible friend (Secret Santa) is an art . It has to be comical enough to like it and be a success among those present but at the same time it must be kept under a price that is often symbolic. After all, it is a gift that is not usually associated with a sentimental value.
If you are looking for a gift that meets that delicate balance, we have the definitive list. From R2-D2 measuring cups to a Bob Ross Chia Pet, these 20 ideas are going to make everyone laugh and enjoy the party . And if you are looking for more ideas, check out our guide with the best rated gifts on Amazon.
Measuring cups 'Star Wars' R2-D2 ($ 5.97; gamestop.com )
Help your friends bake dishes from another galaxy with these measuring cups that resemble your favorite "Star Wars" character. The set includes four measuring cups and spoons of different capacities.
Wacky Wavy Mini Tube Guy ($ 12.95; urbanoutfitters.com )
The ultimate office toy, a mini desktop party with the famous inflatable doll from car dealers.
The smallest One deck ($ 4.99; target.com )
Any lover of this famous card game will enjoy this mini pocket version, with cards that are only slightly larger than the thumb.
Fried Egg Mold ($ 9.99; worldmarket.com )
Transform ordinary mornings into perfect "miauñanas" with this mold for fried eggs in the shape of a cat.
Bacon strips ($ 6.25; amazon.com )
Because the bacon heals everything, even the small cuts and wounds.
Money socks ($ 12; nordstrom.com )
To be well prepared for work meetings.
Bob Ross Chia Pet ($ 15.97, $ 20.99 originally; amazon.com )
Forget the hedgehog and make the famous Bob Ross your new pet Chia
Zodiac Soaps ($ 9; anthropologie.com )
The favorite aromas of your friends are written in the stars, discover them with this variety of soaps inspired by the signs of the zodiac.
Nachosaurus Dip Set ($ 14.95; uncommongoods.com )
This container for chips and sauce is transformed into an epic and edible stegosaurus.
Smoko dumpling lamp ($ 16; urbanoutfitters.com)
What is adorable? This giant dumpling emits yellow or pink light and there is a good chance that someone in your life will love it (even if you don't recognize it in public).
Hodor door stop ($ 19.97; amazon.com )
Any fan of "Game of Thrones" will laugh, cry and laugh again when you see this door stop with the name of the famous character of the written series.
Customizable light box ($ 18; store.moma.org )
If you are looking for a gift that does not end in a forgotten drawer, this is it. The small light box that can decorate shelves, desks and much more.
Sriracha Mini Keychain ($ 3.30; ebay.com )
Have hot sauce in your bag anytime you need it with this handy Sriracha practical keychain (shipped empty).
Serial Chiller Throw Pillow (starting at $ 22.49, $ 29.99 originally; society6.com )
"Netflix and Chill," literally.
Central Perk Mug ($ 16.98; walmart.com )
The perfect cup for the friend who considers "Smelly Cat" the best song ever created.
Neck support for cell phone ($ 10.99; amazon.com )
It may seem silly as a gift, but you will be surprised at how useful it is when you are lying on the couch.
Emergency Mustache ($ 7.99; worldmarket.com )
You never know when one may be needed.
USB cup heater ($ 9.95; urbanoutfitters.com )
You can choose between a kitten or a daisy and the two will keep your coffee hot in the morning.
Beauty Products Cleaner ($ 12.95; urbanoutfitters.com )
to clean sponges, brushes and all kinds of makeup products.
Terrarium Candle ($ 25; uncommongoods.com)
Everyone likes a candle and these, which reveal a small terrarium as they are consumed, even more.
Note: The prices above reflect the price at the time of publication of the article.