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200+ Christmas Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Every Member of Your Family

By Kyrie Collins, Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock-Lone Tree Publisher December 12, 2020
"The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that Saint Nicholas soon would be there."

Christmas stockings have been a key part of the holiday tradition for centuries.

Whether you hang an athletic sock, a homemade knit stocking, or a classic red-and-white one, it will surely be full of treats and tchotchkes on Christmas morning.

Need ideas?

MOM & DAD

  1. Paperback book & bookmark
  2. DVD or Blu-Ray movie
  3. Ear buds
  4. Event tickets (theater, concert, sporting events, movies)
  5. Massage oil (with a promise to use it)
  6. Lip balm
  7. Travel-sized hand lotion or hand sanitizer
  8. Bath salts and bath bombs
  9. Specialty soaps
  10. Makeup palette
  11. Manicure or grooming supplies
  12. Body wash and lotion set
  13. Aromatherapy candle
  14. Sleep mask
  15. Chillable eye mask
  16. Car charger for phone/tablet
  17. Car organizers
  18. Car decal
  19. Travel mug
  20. Hiking/camping/sports accessories
  21. Key finder key chain
  22. Hat and gloves
  23. Scarf
  24. Slippers or slipper socks
  25. Fun socks
  26. Fun or fancy underpants
  27. Belt
  28. Earrings
  29. Lindt truffles
  30. Ghiradelli squares
  31. Candy cane
  32. Gum or mints
  33. Novelty candy (Lemonheads, Fun Dip, Pop Rocks)
  34. Specialty coffee or tea
  35. Snack-size packages of nuts
  36. Beef jerky
  37. Water enhancer
  38. Refrigerator magnet
  39. Favorite color items (scarf, mug, pen)
  40. Stationery
  41. Christmas tree ornament
  42. USB flash drive
  43. Pocket puzzles or brain teasers
  44. Desk accessories
  45. Mini flashlight
  46. Gift card to a coffee shop (Starbucks, Caribou, Teavana, Lost Coffee, Dazbog)
  47. Gift card to a bakery or ice cream/frozen yogurt store
  48. Gift card to a favorite retail store (Nordstrom, Kohl's, Target)
  49. iTunes gift card
  50. Lottery scratchers

BABIES

  1. Teethers
  2. Bath toys
  3. Sippy cup
  4. Soft books
  5. Board books
  6. Stacking/nesting cups
  7. Stacking blocks
  8. Soft toys
  9. Small stuffed animals
  10. Small toys that make noise (rattles, crinkly paper)
  11. Car seat and stroller accessories and toys
  12. Socks
  13. Onesie
  14. Bib
  15. Beanie
  16. Cheerios, puffs, and other baby snacks
  17. Hypoallergenic body wash
  18. Hypoallergenic body lotion
  19. Hypoallergenic sunscreen
  20. Gum massager and fluoride-free toothpaste

TODDLERS & LITTLE KIDS

  1. Crayons and coloring books
  2. Color Wonder markers and Color Wonder books
  3. Finger paint
  4. Watercolor paint and paintbrushes
  5. Foam stickers
  6. Play dough and accessories
  7. Silly putty
  8. Sidewalk chalk
  9. Snow paint
  10. Art smock
  11. Bath paint or bath markers
  12. Bath toys
  13. Bubble bath
  14. Character toothbrush
  15. Character training toothpaste
  16. Sponge capsules (animals, vehicles, etc.)
  17. Expandable washcloth
  18. Matching mittens and beanie
  19. Hair accessories
  20. Character underwear
  21. Character t-shirt
  22. Slippers or slipper socks
  23. Character bandages
  24. Stickers
  25. Temporary tattoos
  26. Character dishes
  27. Snack-size packages of cookies or crackers
  28. Animal crackers
  29. Single-serving box of sugary cereal
  30. Fruit cups or fruit pouches
  31. Santa-shaped chocolate
  32. Christmas-themed PEZ dispenser and candy
  33. Candy necklace
  34. Ring pop
  35. Crazy straws
  36. Shakers or rattlers
  37. Musical instrument
  38. Kazoo
  39. Books
  40. DVD or Blu-Ray movie
  41. Toys for fine motor skills
  42. Travel toys
  43. Wooden puzzle
  44. Plastic animals
  45. Plastic bugs
  46. Doll clothing Dollhouse accessories
  47. Dress-up clothing
  48. Dress-up jewelry
  49. Glow-in-the-dark necklace
  50. Finger puppets

BIG KIDS

  1. Craft supplies (chenille stems, craft sticks, googly eyes)
  2. Art supplies (colored pencils, sunprint paper)
  3. Play dough and accessories
  4. Origami paper
  5. Modeling clay
  6. Decorative duct tape
  7. Art smock
  8. Bath paint or bath markers
  9. Bath toys
  10. Bubble bath
  11. Mittens and beanie
  12. T-shirt
  13. Fun socks
  14. Slippers or slipper socks
  15. Favorite character clothing
  16. Snack-size packages of cookies or crackers
  17. Single-serving box of sugary cereal
  18. Gummy candy or fruit snacks
  19. Sour candy
  20. Santa-shaped chocolate
  21. Christmas-themed PEZ dispenser and candy
  22. Novelty candy (Lemonheads, Fun Dip, Pop Rocks)
  23. Crazy straws
  24. Favorite character dishes
  25. Favorite sports team dishes
  26. Slap bracelets
  27. Temporary tattoos
  28. Kazoo
  29. Harmonica
  30. Musical shakers or rattlers
  31. Books
  32. DVD or Blu-Ray movie
  33. Action figures
  34. Hot Wheels cars
  35. Trading cards (Pokemon, baseball)
  36. Mini LEGO® kits
  37. Jump rope
  38. Frisbee
  39. Snowball maker
  40. Silly string
  41. Card game
  42. Travel game
  43. Dice
  44. Flash cards
  45. Yo-yo
  46. Activity kit (craft, science, model airplane/car)
  47. Pocket puzzles
  48. Glow-in-the-dark ceiling decals
  49. Gift card to ice cream or frozen yogurt store
  50. Gift card to movie theater for snacks

TWEENS & TEENS

  1. Keychain
  2. Cell phone case
  3. Cell phone or table screen protector
  4. Novelty flash drive
  5. Handheld electronic game
  6. Backpack or purse accessories
  7. Wallet or coin purse
  8. Calculator
  9. Ear buds
  10. Diary
  11. Book
  12. Comic book
  13. Magazine subscription
  14. Bookmark
  15. Stretchable book cover
  16. Reusable water bottle
  17. Water enhancer
  18. Gum
  19. Mints
  20. Novelty candy (Lemonheads, Fun Dip, Pop Rocks)
  21. Santa-shaped chocolate
  22. Gloves and hat
  23. Fun socks or tights
  24. Slippers or slipper socks
  25. T-shirt
  26. Lip balm or lip gloss
  27. Makeup palette
  28. Body wash and lotion set
  29. Body spray
  30. Perfume or cologne
  31. Hair accessories
  32. Watch
  33. Earrings
  34. Bracelet
  35. Necklace
  36. Binoculars
  37. Card game
  38. Hacky sack
  39. Dominoes
  40. Rubik's cube
  41. Movie tickets
  42. Hiking accessories
  43. Stress ball
  44. Pocket puzzles
  45. Magnetic mirror (for school locker)
  46. Hand sanitizer
  47. Gift card to favorite store
  48. iTunes gift card
  49. Gift card to bowling alley or batting cage
  50. Movie tickets or gift card to movie theater

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