The best graduation gifts from Nordstrom for under $50

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The class of 2020 isn’t exactly having the graduation that they’ve always envisioned.

Even though the end of senior year for students around the world was cut short due to the global pandemic, it’s still important that we celebrate this milestone and the graduates’ accomplishments. After all, we know it wasn’t easy.

If you need a little extra inspiration on what to get the graduate in your life, we’ve got you covered. And since these students have gone above and beyond this year, these nine gifts from Nordstrom are sure to put a much-deserved smile on their faces. From a special piece of jewelry to chic treats from Sugarfina, we have a feeling you’ll end up keeping one of these gifts for yourself.

Shop: Nashelle 14k-Gold Fill Initial Necklace, $45

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Add a personal touch with this piece of monogrammed jewelry. The dainty gold-fill necklace is perfect for everyday wear and you can even add additional charms to further customize the necklace.

Shop: Sugarfina x Alfred’s Caffeinated Gummy Bears Set, $42

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Let’s face it, all of those late nights studying mean you pretty much survive on sugar and caffeine. Alfred Coffee and Sugarfina teamed up on three yummy flavors of caffeinated gummy bears for a quick little pick-me-up.

Shop: Fringe Studio Worth the Hassle Mug, $17

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We love this witty mug that proves those four long years were totally worth it.

Shop: Nordstrom Treat Yourself Gift Card, $50

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Unsure what to get the graduate in your life? You can’t go wrong with a gift card and they’ll have the freedom to pick out a little special something for themselves. It’s guaranteed to be a successful gift.

Shop: W&P Design Porter Reusable Glass Water Bottle, $35

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Gen-Zers are all about sustainability. This premium glass travel bottle is wrapped in a protective matte silicone so we can kiss wasteful plastic bottles goodbye.

Shop: Kendra Scott Tessa Stone Stud Earrings, $50–$65

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These black and gold stone earrings by Kendra Scott make the perfect gift of affordable luxury. With over 400, 4.8-star reviews on Nordstrom, shoppers agree that the studs go with just about everything.

Shop: Sugarfina Congrats Candy Bento Box, $28

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What better way to say “congratulations” with an assorted box of sweet treats?

Shop: Serene House Cool Mist Cosmos Scentilizer Ultrasonic Aroma, $39.99

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This aromatherapy diffuser not only makes for totally chic decor but it also helps to fill your space with scents you love with the use of essential oils.

Shop: Little Words Project Fearless Beaded Stretch Bracelet, $20–$25

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There’s no doubt that the class of 2020 is fearless. After navigating through these trying times, add a touch of inspiration with a bracelet that says it best.

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