25 Supremely Good Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Everyone on Your List

Lauren Caruso
Stocking Stuffer Ideas
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The idea of buying a stocking stuffer to throw it in an actual stocking is pretty outdated at this point: I’m almost certain that my mom, an agnostic, is one of maybe seven people that hang large, personalized socks on our makeshift mantle during the winter holidays. Still, that doesn’t mean the merits of a good stocking stuffer should go unnoticed: Typically reserved for cutesy knick-knacks and, well, socks, they’re perfect for smaller gifts—in both size and price.

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And while we’re not talking about the same big-ticket items that usually take the spotlight, the only thing worse than giving a boring gift is one that’s so decidedly useless that it’ll end up in the trash within 24 hours. Luckily we have 25 genius stocking stuffer ideas, including a mini hair straightener, a hair accessory that’s almost too pretty to wear, and a very cheeky pin, to give this year—and there’s not a single sock in sight.

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Zara Checked Handbag, $19.90; at Zara

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BOOSTCASE iPhone 6 Hybrid Power Case, $100; at Barneys New York

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Drift/Riot Tiny Gold Hoops, $35; at Need Supply

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Rodin Lip Balm, $34; at Barneys New York

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Laura Mercier Almond Coconut Milk Souffle Body Crème, $60; at Bluemercury

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Mango Retro Sunglasses, $29.99; at Mango

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Vapour Multi-Use Palettes, $46; at Credo

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Topshop Fur Makeup Bag, $22; at Topshop

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Amika Mini Downtown Styler, $29; at Amika

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Chloe + Isabel Bun Cuff, $45; at Chloe + Isabel

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Morihata Binchotan Charcoal Eye Mask, $23; at The Line

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Shawna X Butt Pin, $10; at Tictail

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H&M Glittery Scarf, $12.99; at H&M


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Herbivore Beard Tonic Sampler, $22; at Herbivore


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MAAPS Heartwood Incense Sticks, $18; at Need Supply

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Madewell Suede Fringe Bag Tag in Cider, $15; at Madewell


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Deborah Lippmann Limited Edition Family Jewels Gel Lap Pro Color Set, $24; at Deborah Lippmann


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Le Labo Santal 26 Candle, $65; at Le Labo

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The Style Club Babe Baseball Cap, $15; at The Style Club


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J.Crew Cashmere-Lined Leather Tech Gloves, $98; at J.Crew


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DIY Push Jewelry Bowl, $22; at MoMA Store


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StudioSarah Luxe Notebook, $29; at Club Monaco


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Article & Goods No. 20 Wallet, $38; at Article & Goods


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Estée Lauder 16-Pc. Gloss Go Round Set, $70; at Macy’s

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ASOS Natural Earmuffs, $18.50; at ASOS

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