The holiday season is here and as college students, it can be hard to think of the perfect gift for all the important people in your life. Thankfully, Fresh U has you covered. This year, you can nail the holiday season with these (mostly) affordable gifts for all of your loved ones.
Gift for Your Friends from Home
1. Matching Bracelets
Feel connected to your BFF even when you're (thousands) of miles apart. Keep one and give him or her the other! Get it here.
2. Bath bomb set
No more communal showers! Being home from college means being able to take a bath! Get this set here.
3. String Lights with photo clips
Take some polaroids over winter break and to include along with these cool lights! Get them here.
4. A Polaroid Camera
Speaking of pictures, give your best friend this camera and compare pictures at the end of the school year. Get it here!
Gifts for Your New College Friend
1. Hot Chocolate Set
Your new friend will appreciate this sweet gift! Get it here.
2. Fuzzy socks
This low-key gift is thoughtful without being over the top. Get this set here!
3. A travel mug
No one wants their coffee to go cold while walking to class! Get this cute travel mug here.
Gifts for Your Roommate
1. Light Box Sign
This light box sign comes with 109 letters, numbers and symbols so your roommate can customize it with a message as often as possible. Get it here and light up your dorm!
2. Homesick Candle
3. Fuzzy Blanket
For long study sessions and cold nights, this fuzzy blanket will meet all of your roommate needs for the rest of the school year.
Maybe you haven't been the quietest roommate this semester. You can make it up and gift your roommate with these rocking headphones.
5. Succulent Set
Small, stylish and succulent; this set will fulfill your roommate's decorative needs.
Gifts for Your Significant Other
1. A picture of the two of you
You can't go wrong with printing out your favorite picture of your s/o, especially if you're long distance. Get this picture frame here!
2. A throw blanket with their college logo
Everyone can use a fuzzy blanket in their dorm. Keep your s/o warm at night even when you're not there. Get this one here.
3. A Set of Letters
Make their day/month/year by giving them a set of written letters, especially if you're long distance. Get them here.
4. A Fit-Bit
If you're willing to splurge, help them reach their fitness goals with a new fitness tracker. Get one here.
Speaking of fitness...
Gifts for Your Workout Buddy
1. Nike Dri-Fit Hat
Gym hair can be a nightmare. Spare your workout buddy the trouble with this Nike hat.
2. Bluetooth Music Headband
This workout headband is great for those days you can't make it to the gym. Gift your workout buddy with the perfect accessory to keep the music (and motivation) flowing.
3. Yoga Mat with Carrying Strap
Equip your workout partner with a stylish, practical mat for yoga.
4. Motivational Water Bottle
The only chemical bond to focus on at the gym is H2O. Make sure your workout buddy has a water bottle to keep this bond together.
5. Gym Armband Case for iPhone with Key/Card Holder
For your friend who always drops their phone on the treadmill. Get it for only $9.99!
Gifts for Your Study Buddy
1. This clean MUJI stationery set.
Everything you need for a polished workspace. Get it here!
2. This set of colored pens
Make your notes a little more interesting! Get these pens here.
3. A Moleskine (or any) notebook
One can never have too many notebooks! Your study buddy will definitely appreciate this simple gift. Get it here.
Gifts for your Mom
1. Slippers + Throw Blanket
2. Essential oils + Diffuser
3. A Candle
You can never go wrong with a nice candle. Get this here!
Gifts for your Dad
1. Wooden Charging Dock
Get this thoughtful gift for under $20!
2. A Kindle
If your Dad is a bookworm, split this gift with your siblings and get him a Kindle Paperwhite for $119. Get it here.
Gifts for Your Grandparents
1. Picture Frame
Your grandparents might not see you as often now that you're in college, and a picture frame is a great way for them to display pictures of you, your siblings and your cousins around the house. Get it here – bonus points if you include a picture of yourself with it!
If your grandparents enjoy gardening, flowerpots are a great way to bring some of their plants inside for the winter. Get this set here.
3. Throw Blanket
Perfect for the house that needs a little sprucing up, throw blankets are also a great way to stay warm. Get it here.
4. Photo Albums
Whether your gift is big or small, remember that it's the thought that counts. Happy holiday shopping for all your loved ones!
Lead Image Credit: Pexels
Note: As part of Amazon's Affiliate program, Fresh U may receive a small portion of sales resulting from this article.