What would you put inside your Christmas stocking this year?
It’s time to start thinking about what you’d like to receive from Santa Claus this holiday season and what you’re buying for family and friends. If you’ve already started shopping, then you might want to check out some of these ideas before you get too far along.
There are plenty of things you can put into your stockings this year. From toys to books, treats to games, and even electronics, there are lots of options. Check out our suggestions for great Christmas stocking fillers below to make sure you get the perfect gift.
Christmas Stocking Fillers for kids
In children’s stockings it’s a good idea to have an assortment of gifts to keep their interest. Classic games like Top Trumps are always popular with children and are a fun family game. These card games are small enough to fit in any stocking. Also, you can buy them relating to just about any subject even a favourite movie or book character like Harry Potter.
If you have a young child who is still learning how to read, then getting them a book will be a great way to help them learn. Little books which fit in a stocking are perfect for tiny hands to hold.
Another option for kids stocking fillers are toys. Small dolls or action figures, bath toys, miniature cars and puzzles are ideal.
Classic gifts to also include as children’s stocking fillers are a small pack of chocolate coins, a tangerine and some sweets. A tube of Jelly Beans are fun for children as they can see the bright, coloured beans poking out of the top of the stocking!
Christmas Stocking Fillers for Beauty Lovers
There’s a wide range of beauty lovers gifts that are suitable to be put in a stocking. A beautifully scented product is always a joy to receive such as this orange , bergamot & lemongrass hand wash and lotion gift set. Also, this scented candle will fill a room with beautiful aromas. A mini lip balm, lip crayon set or fragrance gifts are also fab stocking fillers for any beauty fan. Who doesn’t love a bottle of their favourite perfume of aftershave?
Christmas Stocking Fillers for Food Fans
Have you a budding chef or foodie in your life? Food gifts in stockings are the perfect present. For a delicious, high-quality festive treat why not buy a chocolate stocking filler such as this Hotel Chocolat chocolate gift box. If a person is king or queen of the dinner table then a small recipe book is a great idea. Then, they will be able to perfect a new recipe and add to their kitchen skills.
Also, boozy gifts like miniature wine or spirit bottles are a good choice of gifts for the food and drink connoisseur in your family or circle of friends. They can enjoy a festive tipple on you during Christmas Day!
Christmas Stocking Fillers for Teens
Teens are gift recipients that will be looking for cool stocking stuffers on Christmas morning. If you can get your hands on one, a bottle of the latest popular sports drink Prime will go down well. They will be the envy of all their friends! Gadget gifts such as ear pods or small speakers to connect to a phone are brilliant for listening to music or podcasts. Afterall, teens can never have a big enough collection of tech gifts. Bonus-these gadgets can easily fit in a stocking!
Another option is some of their favourite body gifts. Adding a travel sized perfume or aftershave is a good idea. Also you could add gift cards for the teen in your life’s favourite eatery. Perfect for when they are out with friends. Greggs, Subway, Starbucks or Costa are all places teens like to grab a snack.
Then, there’s sweet treats. Even though they are no longer little kids, teens will still like to enjoy some of their favourite chocolate and sweets while chilling in their room.
We hope you have found lots of amazing gifts which are perfect for stocking fillers.
You can also find lots of Christmas events and things to do as a family during the festive season.