Amazon has plenty of cool things. But where it really gets cool is that, even for under 5 dollars, you can find quirky, funny, useful and – most importantly – cool stuff. Check out our favorite, cool things under 5 dollars on Amazon:
1. This Deck of Eco-friendly Cards
This deck of cards from the classic Bicycle brand is way cooler than your average deck: the paper and box are 100% from sustainable sources, the ink is vegetable-based and the laminating glue is starch-based.
2. This Felt Cover for your Phone
This cover is perfect to protect your device and to keep it cool. The material is 100% felt and protects front and back of your phone.
3. This Apple Slicer
An apple a day… is boring. This stainless steel, dishwasher-safe slicer let’s you carve up your favorite fruit in cool shapes.
4. This Beanie
A classic: the heavy-weight red beanie never runs out of style. For under 5 dollars, a beanie will keep you warm all winter and let you look like the famous Captain Steve Zissou. A must-have.
5. This Keychain
The infinity keychain is pretty cool: it lets you slip keys on and off easily thanks to its carabiner clip, and looks great with its simple design.
6. This Iron-On Patch
A simple iron-on patch is a great way to customize all your favorite bags and jackets. With this iconic NASA logo and friendly price-tag, some things under 5 dollars are just too cool to not have.
7. This Hanging Polaroid Frame Set
Instant pictures are back, and what better way to display those snaps than with a simple bit of rope and a few kraft envelopes in which to place them. You can put all your coolest pictures up on the wall and keep putting up new ones with this hanging frame set.
8. This Recipe Book
Compiled by the critically acclaimed chef Jamie Oliver, this recipe book features all his favorite meals to whip up on the spot over the weekend. A great gift for any gourmet.
9. This Pencil
Designed by the Japanese brand Muji, this mechanical pencil combines simple design, comfortable writing, and great price at only 5 dollars. Pretty cool.
10. This Mug
Amazon is home to some of the coolest, most unexpected products. This mug is definitely one of them. Its color and pattern change as it warms up: from black and asleep when cool, the mug turns white and smiley as it heats up.
11. This Pillow
We all have that one friend who communicates exclusively in emoji. This pillow is perfect for that friend: based on the classic poop emoji, it is one of the coolest things under 5 dollars on Amazon.
12. This Book
This is one for all the pessimists: a book listing 14,000 reasons to be happy. That should be more than enough to keep cool in all circumstances.
13. This One-of-a-Kind Pyramid
Hold up, what? This perfectly shaped pyramid is made from natural quartz, meaning that no two pyramids are alike. A great, unique desk accessory.
14. This Cool Notepad
This Quattro notepad is slick, handy, and under 5 dollars. And we find that pretty cool.
15. This Coloring Book
It’s supposed to be perfect for kids. But it’s also great for grown-ups! This coloring book by Herve Tullet, famous for his drawings in the New Yorker, is a cool way to unleash creativity in children and adults alike. And, for less than 5 dollars, Amazon has really out-done itself.
16. These Sushi Erasers
Amazon is a great way to discover cool things… like these sushi erasers! There just like normal erasers, but shaped like your favorite sushi. Definitely one of our favorite cool things under 5 dollars on Amazon.