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Under $50 Gift Guide

November 22, 2015

The Bird Nest has a variety of artworks for sale at many different price points for every budget. This holiday, we want to highlight some of our more affordable gifts within the $50-and-under range. Read on to see some of our suggestions this holiday season!

 

Under $20:

These gifts are perfect hostess gifts, stocking stuffers, teacher gifts, and co-worker presents on a budget.

 

Treefort Naturals Soaps

$6 each

Treefort Naturals is a line of handmade all-natural vegan soaps. They come in 14 different varieties including holiday favorites such as Apple Cinnamon, Woodland Sage, and Rosemary Lavendar as well as a Sea Salt bar with Eucalyptus and a revitalizing Mineral Mud.

 

 

Icicle Ornaments

Artist: Peggy Russell

$20 (small size)

These gorgeous beaded ornaments are perfect for hanging on your tree or in a window where they can catch the light.

 

Hand-painted Holiday Signs, Cards, and Ornaments

Artist: Lisa Fatone

$12-$18

These cute signs are great for sprucing up an entryway or anywhere else in your home for the holidays. ($12-$18)

Intricately painted ornaments sparkle as they catch the light. Perfect for co-workers, neighbors, and teachers. ($12)

Beautiful hand-painted cards are great for adding a personal touch to giftcards and cash gifts! ($5)

 

Heart Shakers

Artist: Jill Lohse

$10

These earthy clay hearts make a whimsical tinkering sound when shaken.

 

Bird Nest Note Cards

Artist: Sylvina Rollins

$15

The cute notecards are a favorite here at The Bird Nest! Each set comes with four cards and envelopes.

 

$20-30

These gifts are great for the special people in your life without going overboard on your holiday shopping budget.

 

Terracotta Sunflower Bowls

Artist: Sharon Hosley

$24 (small size)

These intricately painted bowls are perfect for anyone who loves pops of color and geometric floral patterns.

 

Seaglass Pendants and Earrings

Artist: Kathy Picard

$25

Unique pendants and earrings for the beach lovers in your life.

 

Cups and Mugs

Artist: Jamie Marigold Page

$20-25

The mug (far left) and cup (far right) make great housewarming gifts. The bowl ($35) and juicer ($45) are also great for first apartments or newlyweds!

 

Crystal and Metal Pendants

Artist: Emily Grigsby

$25-$27

These artsy quartz or melted wire necklaces are great for trendy teens or crystal-healing enthusiasts.

 

Functional Thrown Pottery

Artist: Alice Chittenden

$22-$32

 

One of The Bird Nest's newest artist, Alice Chittenden has a variety of vessels in earthy tones with rich, glossy, glazes. Shown above clockwise from left: Purple Mug ($31), Ox Blood Glaze Tumbler ($27.50), Grey Vase with Ox Blood Accent ($32), White/Shino Glaze Mug ($31), Ox-blood glaze bowl ($22).

 

$30-50

These gifts are perfect for close friends and family members who appreciate hand-crafted items.

 

Nature-inspired Mugs

Artist: David D. Wilson

$35

These unique mugs are great for coffee or tea lovers as well as anyone who has their head in the clouds. Also pictured: Bunny ornament ($25)

 

Island Paintings

Artist: Day Moore

$35 each

These tropical paintings work great alone or as a trio in any home that needs an ocean breeze all year long.

 

Rhinestone Bracelets and Beaded Earrings

Artist: Peggy Russell

$24-$38

 

Jewelry artist Peggy Russell has a variety of affordable yet classic pieces including this Rhinestone Bracelet ($38), Freshwater Pearl Wire Earrings ($24), Beaded Double Hoop Earrings ($28), and Netted Bead Earrings ($32).

 

Stacked Slab Mugs and Curved Dishes

Artist: Lauren Young

$35-$45

These pieces of pottery combine cozy colors with sleek shapes for functional yet unique mugs and dishes. Dish ($35), Mug ($45)

 

Ceramic Jewelry

Artist: Kiara Matos

$30-$49

Kiara's beautiful porcelain pendants and earrings are unlike any other pottery or jewelry but instead have their own delicate yet extremely well-made quality. These nature-inspired shapes and designs have a variety of textures and colors that work well with any outfit. Pictured: Pendants ($49), Large Earrings ($35), Small Earrings ($30).

 

Cozy Crocheted and Knitted Garments

Artist: Bianca Steinfeld

$25-$51.90

Bianca Steinfeld is a talented fiber artist who has a variety of beautiful scarves and headpieces at very affordable prices. Single scarves range in price from $25-$49. Pictured headband and scarf sets in Walnut and Rose are $51.90.

 

Stop by The Bird Nest this holiday season to check off your gift list and maybe add some things to your wishlist!