5 Personalized Gift Ideas for under $50

Giving a personalized gift is always a great idea, especially around the holidays. Customized gifts can include a sweet photo, a personal message, or an engraved or monogrammed item. If you’re looking to provide that extra special touch to a gift this holiday season and not break the bank, check out these 5 personalized gifts for under $50.

Custom Story Book

Shutterfly allows you to personalize practically anything with a photo. Choose from mugs, blankets, candles, and more. Take a look at this adorable kid's storybook you can customize with a child’s photo and name for $39.99. Book topics include Out of this World Manners and My Jungle Adventure.

Granny tip: Shutterfly frequently runs sales and promotions. Check their website for a promo code before purchasing to save even more or get free shipping.

Embroidered Wine Bag

If you’re looking for fine monogrammed gifts, visit Mark & Graham. Department categories include bags, tech & office, and jewelry. For those who consistently hold holiday gatherings at their home, surprise them with a bottle of wine inside a custom embroidered wine bag. Choose from 4 unique designs and add personalization for less than $40. The recipient can use the bag for holidays to come.

Wood Pallet Sign

Personalization Universe is a member of the 1-800-Flowers family of brands. Visit their website to see a variety of custom gifts for all budgets. We loved this Personalized Gather Wood Pallet Sign which includes a custom message and up to 5 family member names. If you select the 12 x 12 size, it’s just $43.20. This would make a memorable gift for new homeowners or a family member.

Personalized Ornaments

Tree ornaments always make a sweet gift during the holidays. Shop at Hallmark for a wide variety of personalized ornaments that includes popular movie and cartoon character ornaments, new baby, and in remembrance ornaments. Prices range from $12 - $25. The recipient will always be reminded of you and your gift every time they hang the ornament on their tree.

Pet Storage Caddy

For the pet lover on your list, check out Petco for personalized gift options for both pet and owner. For $34.99 you can get this personalized pet storage caddy that holds everything from treats to toys. Choose the color you want and have the pet's name engraved on the wood caddy for a cute, custom pet gift this holiday season.

In short, you can find a personalized holiday gift for under $50. Whether you choose any of the items listed here or visit the retailer's website for more ideas, you can place a custom gift under the tree this year.