15 Practical Stocking Stuffers Everyone Will Want—for $15 or Less

Looking for stocking stuffer gift ideas this holiday season? These 15 cheery and practical choices—all $15 or less—will delight anyone on your "nice" list.

Little kid looking inside stocking on Christmas

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While many people focus on the big-ticket items under the Christmas tree, you can't ignore the appeal of stocking stuffers. These smaller items tend to be practical (think lip balm or socks), but they can also be just as memorable as wrapped presents. If you're stumped on ideas, check out our round-up of stocking stuffers for kids and families—all under $15. They can easily be purchased from your favorite online retailers!

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Unicorn Lippy Pal Lip Smacker

Lip Smacker

You might be just as obsessed over this adorable and moisturizing Unicorn Lippy Pal Lip Smacker as your child.

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Disco Ball Tumbler

disco ball tumbler

Anyone sipping from this festive, fun, rainbow Disco Ball Tumbler will steal the show during all your holiday celebrations.

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Burt's Bees Gift Set

Burts Bees

Pamper your recipient with five travel size Burt's Bees favorites: Soap Bark and Chamomile Deep Cleansing Cream, Hand Salve, Milk & Honey Body Lotion, Coconut Foot Cream and Beeswax Lip Balm.

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Sherpa Socks

Womens Sherpa Winter Fleece Lining Knit Animal Socks Non Slip Warm Fuzzy Cozy Slipper Socks

Give the gift of comfort and coziness this season with these fuzzy holiday socks. They're sure to put anyone in the holiday spirit.

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Holiday Scented Pencils

Holiday Smencils
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This five-pack of holiday-themed scented pencils adds an element of fun to arts and crafts time. They are decorative and useful, too.

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Holiday Mad Libs

Christmas Mad Libs
Courtesy of Amazon

Mad Libs have been a hit amongst kids for years. Get the whole family laughing this holiday season with the Christmas Fun Mad Libs: Deluxe Stocking Stuffer Edition.

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Grump Stress Relief Putty

Grump Stress Relief Putty
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Our take on a gag gift has to be this Grump Stress Relief Putty. The moody kid in your life could use an energy outlet, and this playful putty is the perfect solution.

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Schylling Classic Tin Kaleidoscope


This classic tin kaleidoscope puts on a magical show that will mesmerize kids and adults alike.

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Mermaid Bath Bomb

Mermaid Bath Bomb

Take bath time to the next level with this Mermaid Bath Bomb that includes surprise jewelry inside.

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Coogam Wooden Blocks Puzzle


This tangram jigsaw puzzle is a perfect, soothing activity that also challenges the brain.

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"Why You're So Awesome" Book

Why You're So Awesome
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Tell your child all the reasons you love them by filling out this Why You're So Awesome book and sticking it in their stocking. The effect it will have on someone is priceless.

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Doxie Desk Pen

Doxie Desk Pen

An option for the dog fanatic in your home is this cute Doxie Desk Pen. It stands up all on its own, adding charm to any desk.

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Top Level

Levi's Knit Cuff Beanie with Woven Label
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Braving the winter cold doesn't mean you have to compromise style to keep warm. This well-reviewed knit beanie comes in several fun colors.

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Typewriter Note Cards

Typewriter Note Cards
Courtesy of Amazon

Gifting boxed notes is always a good idea because they come in handy on all occasions. These sweet Typewriter Note Cards are versatile for any scenario.

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Duracell 8 Pack of Batteries
Courtesy of Amazon

Batteries are one of those items you always need but likely never have on hand. This eight-pack of AA Duracell batteries will add a level of convenience to any person's life.

Updated by Maressa Brown
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