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    25 Cheap Things To Treat Yourself To Right Now

    Funny enamel pins, a cute coloring book, a leopard sweater, and more under-$25 delights you absolutely need in your life.

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    1. A soft and lightweight leopard cardi here to help keep you the purrfect temperature, even during this time of year when the weather is hella unpredictable.,

    Promising review: "This may sound serious for a piece of clothing, but this cardigan took my breath away. The quality of everything is impeccable; beautiful pattern, the fabric, hems, sturdiness, overall craftsmanship. Not one loose thread. It's perfect to add a stylish pop to any solid outfit. Also, POCKETS! It's versatile too, as you can button it for a more fitted look. Absolutely NO WRINKLES! I even scrunched it up tightly to test and it came out smooth as before. It's lightweight, so not for freezing weather, but perfect to throw on in fall or spring or for wearing in chilly shops/restaurants/classrooms. If you like cardigans loose or plan to layer over thicker clothing, I’d consider ordering up. I highly recommend this as a staple piece for any wardrobe." —LadyJean

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in two colors).

    2. A Prison Mike enamel pin that'll bring you so much joy, it just might be able to shield you from the Dementors.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    3. An adorable plush friend who's more than just a cute face — it's got reversible sequins on the back for something soothing to do with your hands, plus it's weighted for an extra comforting experience.


    I have OCD and a love for hippos and all things purple, so you can bet I'm already planning on ordering one of these little buddies for myself!!!

    Promising review: "I can’t say enough good things about this dream toy that is soothing for all ages. The quality is beyond impressive and their customer service can’t be beat!!! I gifted this to a favorite member of the Wolfpack (parents of children who suffer from the rare disease, Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome) but the whole family took to the comforting weight, feel, and sensory stimulation. I ended up having to contact the company directly for a bulk discount and was so pleasantly surprised to be met with such kindness, knowledge, and generosity. I even got a mini narwhal for myself after being told how therapeutic it was for my friend who needs all the relaxation a person can get. Best purchase I’ve ever made." —Victoria

    Get it from Amazon for $8.59+ (available in five animals).

    4. Super fun statement earrings that look like they could easily be double the price.


    Promising review: "These are original-looking and stylish. I get compliments every time I wear them. If you were to make an equation of cost versus compliments, these earrings are a super good bargain." —Mitzi in Maryland

    Get them from Amazon for $8.69+ (available in three colors).

    5. Or if you're in a more minimalist mood, a cool, stackable criss-cross ear cuff to help you throw the chicest ear party of the season.


    Get it from TakeOnMe7 on Etsy for $4.20+ (available in three metals and two sizes).

    6. A majestic Fawkes the phoenix Funko Pop! figure you can keep on your desk to remind you that you, too can rise from the ashes...or at least rise from your bed and get to work.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    7. A protein and collagen hair mask that hundreds of reviewers swear by for getting damaged hair back to its absolute softest. Because you've gotta be ready for a Lizzo-worthy hair toss at any moment.


    Promising review: "Caution: results in impossibly silky hair. My hair used to be really soft, and then I discovered hot tools and hair dye. While my hair looks good, I really missed the soft texture. This works so well. There are no instructions on the box but I washed my hair with my usual shampoo, towel dried it, worked about two quarter-sized dollops through my hair, let it sit for 20 minutes, and then rinsed it out. I went to bed with wet hair, which usually results in my hair being kind of tangled and rough-looking, but I woke up and my hair was as soft and silky as it was before I started coloring it. I'm totally in love with this product. I have long, fine hair but this doesn't leave it greasy or weigh it down. I'll definitely buy again." —Ellie

    Get it from Amazon for $7.50.

    8. A badass feminist cat enamel pin who clearly believes mew can do it.


    Get it from Punkypins on Etsy for $9.63.

    9. A pretty polka dot dress with POCKETS, because pockets should be a legal requirement for dresses, amirite?!?,

    Promising review: "I love this dress so much I just brought another one in yellow. I wear a size 12/14 and the large fit me just right. The neckline isn't too low and neither are the arm holes. I’m a teacher and I can wear this dress to both school and church. Great dress and even better price!" —Team JHBN

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in seven colors).

    10. A chic set of rose gold pineapple pens to bromeli-add a glam touch to your workspace.


    The set also comes with four refills!

    Promising review: "I'm obsessed with pineapples and I love rose gold and these are EXACTLY WHAT I ORDERED. Now nobody can steal my pens AND I have the best pens in the office! They also have surprisingly good ink flow." —Caitlyn

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $8.97.

    11. Or a fine-tipped gel pen that's otterly adorable.


    Get one for $1.99 (available in three colors) or a set of three for $5.50, both from SaucerMankathy on Etsy.

    12. A wonderfully ridiculous Danny DeVito sequined pillowcase with reversible sequins you can move around to your heart's content to slowly reveal Danny himself. I love your work!!!!!


    Promising review: "I got this as a gift for my friend who loves Always Sunny and now I want one for myself. Pair this with a cheap 16 x 16 pillow and you have it made with Danny DeVito in your house. You can't tell what it is with the sequins flipped, which surprises everyone and it's a hit. Great pillow cover." —Connor

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (available in six colors). Get an insert to fill it with from Amazon for $7.39.

    13. A ~dino~-mite tee featuring a charming prehistoric pal that every Land Before Time stan needs in their life.


    Get it from freesbeeClothing on Etsy for $10.96+ (available in sizes S-XL and in five colors).

    14. A precious cat spoon that can perch on your cup and is sure to ~stir~ up some paws-itive feelings., Amazon

    Promising review: "Love this little spoon! It fits perfectly on the edge of my coffee mug. Now I no longer have to go searching for spoon to stir my morning coffee! Since it sits on the edge of the cup, my fingers don't get sticky from a wet handle. Plus, it's absolutely adorable and makes me think of my own kitty while I'm away at work. This spoon has become an essential part of my morning routine." —Brianna S

    Get it from Amazon for $1.07.

    15. A fabulous shade of Ella + Mila polish, which isn't a regular nail polish, it's a cool nail polish. I'm talking vegan and cruelty-free, made in the USA, AND free of seven major chemicals, like formaldehyde, camphor, and DBP. You've really ~nailed~ this whole ethical beauty thing.


    Promising review: "I am seriously, SERIOUSLY impressed with this nail polish! Not only is it free of harmful chemicals, but it lasts forever! I'm a hairdresser, working on up to 10-12 clients a day, with my hands in water doing hair and laundry all day long and this stuff chipped on ONE nail, after three full days of work. It dries super quickly even without the quick-dry top coat, but I have to say I got the top coat and love it as well! I just got myself two more colors and I will be recommending this stuff to anyone who will listen!" —Stephanie V

    Get it from Amazon for $11.39, and find more colors here.

    16. And some super fun and trendy nail stickers to get you mani ready for all the selfies during any occasion.

    Sally Beauty

    Get a pack from Sally Beauty for $4.29.

    17. A downright delightful mini Pusheen coloring book that's super small and easy to take with you when you need a cute stress-reliever on the go. And it's under $10, so you don't have to worry about it ~pusheen~ the limits of your budget.,

    Promising review: "The cutest little book ever! I'll definitely be buying an extra, because I’m probably gonna end up coloring the whole thing in less than six months! It has just about every page that the larger book has, but I noticed some different ones. It’s perforated, and the backs of the pages are blank so you can use markers, but I would suggest that if you use permanent markers to put a couple pieces of paper behind the page so you don’t bleed into the next photo. The pages are not thick but are good enough. It can fit in your purse and is perfect if you're in a car and going on a trip and have nothing to do. It’s a little smaller than my hand, but I love how tiny it is — it’s perfect." —Faith Kay

    Get it from Amazon for $6.79. Get some top-rated colored pencils to use with it from Amazon for $3.93.

    18. A beautiful wooden mini music box that'll play an iconic movie song when you turn the handle, and also might make you get a little farklempt., Amazon

    *Hears two bars of "Beauty and the Beast"* *Sobs*

    Get it from Amazon for $9.66+ (available in 16 songs).

    19. Quirky burger socks your feet probably can't wait to ~meat~.

    Forever 21

    Get them from Forever 21 for $3.90.

    20. An adorable sloth jewelry holder who's more than happy to just hang out and keep an eye on your precious baubles.


    Upon further inspection, it appears both of his eyes are closed. But I think he's still up to the job!

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    21. A sleepy Pikachu eye mask here to help ensure you catch 'em all...all the z's, that is.


    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in two Pokémon).

    22. Glossier's Generation G sheer matte lipstick, a lippie that's worth the few extra $$$ but still within your budget. It's designed to let a little bit of your natural lip color poke through for a look that's low-key and unique.


    Promising review: "I'm someone who doesn't like wearing lipstick because of the feel and heaviness of it, plus it always bleeds. I like a little color on my lips though, and these are absolutely perfect for me! In the past I've tried tinted balms, and they never leave much color. These deposit just the right amount of color, feel great, and last. Plus they're easy to reapply without having to go through a lot of fuss such as blotting. I bought two colors, and I'll be buying the rest of them!" —BO

    Get it from Glossier for $18 (available in six colors).

    23. Grab Life by the Balls, a new book of wisdom from BuzzFeed's Good Advice Cupcake, Cuppy. Why should you take advice from a sugary, frosted character, you ask? Well, have you ever seen a cupcake that's not doing a great job at life? There you have it.

    Rebecca O'Connell/BuzzFeed, Amazon

    Check out our full write-up on the book here.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+.

    24. A LOL-worthy bucket of fried chicken erasers that have finally found something that stans of all chicken establishments can agree on — that these are clucking cute.


    Get a bucket of six from Firebox for $9.99.

    25. A precious, lavender-scented mini heating and cooling pad in a whimsical shape that'll not only help soothe headaches and soreness, but also provide a much-needed mood boost.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14 (available in five designs).

    You and all your treats:

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