I usually love going through the Amazon 4-for-3 section for kitchen gift ideas, but they have done away with that promotion. Instead, I've found some great but affordable deals.
Some of these, I think you could break up sets and make a few gifts.
Divide these up, pair with some cookie mix in a jar or bag:
It's $28 for the three items, divided by three is under $10 each.
These three bamboo cutting boards are only $12.99! Add in a cheese knife and some good cheese, and it's an affordable but nice gift. The multi-colored knife set and the single cheese knife are both under $10.
Just a few other nice inexpensive home gift ideas under $15: