12 gift ideas for the home under P500

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These lovely pieces don't scrimp on style!

You don’t need to break the bank to make your family and friends feel special during the holidays. Ahead, we’ve gathered beautiful home gifts under 500 pesos that aren’t just stylish but useful as well.

Looking for gifts under 500 pesos in Metro Manila? We’ve got you covered

1. Throw pillows

Pillows can serve as great home accents. They can make a neutral couch feel more relaxing. It can elevate the style of any living room.

This Faux Fur Throw Pillow Case, for instance, is available at Robinson’s Department Stores’ Curated Home section for only. P399.75

2. To-do list frame

The holidays can be very hectic and what better way to help ease this stress than to give gifts that help organise one’s days.

Like this to-do list frame (30 x 60 x 2.5 cm), for instance, available at Mandaue Foam for only P500 (okay, we went a little over budget, but the extra peso is totally worth it.

3. Textured vase

One of the most stylish additions to a home is a beautiful textured vase that complements your overall colour palette.

Take for instance, this Beehive vase by Robinson’s Department Stores, which retails at only P399.75.

4. Decorative tray

A decorative serving tray is a great pick for those who love entertaining at home.

This stunning gold leaf decorative tray is only P399 at Curated Home.

5. Cozy blankets

Who wouldn’t want to snuggle up with some soft blankets? These particular taupe ones, which are made in India, retails for about P250 at the Metro stores.

6. Geometric boxes

You can never have enough beautiful boxes to keep trinkets and such organised. That’s why decorative boxes in fun shapes always make for a good present. Best of all, they’re pretty budget-friendly, too, like this lovely strawberry topped piece which you can find at Robinson’s Department Stores for only p349.

7.  Cute candle holders

For those who want to make their space more homey and relaxing, these would make great gifts.

You can get various kinds of pastel candle holders at P199 at All Home Philippines.

8. Patterned plates

If you’re shopping for gifts for someone who loves to cook and entertain at home, getting them new plates, with quirky designs can help them up their hosting game and switch things up.

You can get this entomology plate, for instance, at Robinsons Department stores for only P249 to P299.

9. Light boxes

If you’re looking for a gift for someone who likes changing wall art often, then this gift will go a long way. You can get statement light boxes (medium, P499) and speech bubbles (P499) at the SM Store Stationery department.

10. Ceramic canisters

These charming canisters aren’t just pretty , they’re also great for storing dry goods in your pantry. You can get it at Robinsons Department stores for P159.75 to P249.75.

11. Placemats

Beautifully printed placements that can easily be cleaned are a great choice for practically anyone, be it someone who just moved to their first own home, or someone looking to shake things up in the table decor department.

Best of all, you can get lovely placements at affordable rates, like the ones below which are only P79 at Landmark Alabang.

12. Utensil holders

When it comes to gift ideas under 500 pesos, these utensil holders deserve a spot on the list because they help keep the kitchen organised while serving as beautiful home decor.

Get them for only P349.75 at Landmark Department stores.

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