40 Cheap Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Everyone on Your List

From clever gadgets for tech lovers, DIYers, pets and more, shop these creative gifts under $25.

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December 06, 2021

Don't get me wrong, candy and gift cards are nice too, but these clever and useful gifts, all under $25, will come in handy all year long and some might just win "favorite stocking stuffer" at your family Christmas this year. From tech finds to little luxuries for the beauty and wellness lover, shop our favorite budget-friendly stocking stuffer ideas.

Stocking Stuffers for Tech Lovers


This is the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone who's always taking selfies. Wherever they go, so does the perfect selfie lighting. The phone attachment provides a LED flash ring for stellar selfies every time.

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Stocking Stuffers for DIYers

$16.99 $8

Here's a gift that any handyperson will seriously appreciate. No more dropping nails and screws or holding them in your mouth while working on projects. Ten strong magnets on this best-selling wristband will keep hardware secure, freeing up both hands to tackle the project.

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Stocking Stuffers for Their Kitchen


Chopping teeny, tiny sprigs is maddening. Cut cooking prep time with a pair of herb scissors. These nifty shears feature five blades to instantly slice through herbs and greens for cooking and garnishing. And at less than $16, they’re easily worth the investment.

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Is there anything worse than being eager to pop open an interesting new wine you just bought at the store but having to wait for it to chill? This clever little stick takes care of that by cooling wine right in the bottle after just 15 minutes. It also serves as an aerator so you can enjoy that brand new bottle right away instead of decanting first.

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Stocking Stuffers for Beauty + Wellness Lovers


Add a colorful splash to their tub with this bath salt soak that will transport them to a relaxing spa. Handmade in Texas by the shop Live by Being, available on Amazon Handmade, this bath soak is a blend of Himalayan pink and Dead Sea salts and organic essential oils that hydrates the skin and makes for a subtly scented, relaxing soak. The soak comes in a reusable glass jar and will last for 4-6 uses.

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A portable humidifier, a mini Himalayan salt lamp and a compact diffuser… give the gift of relaxation with one of these soothing stocking stuffer ideas.

Stocking Stuffers for People Who Find Cleaning Satisfying


This retractable lint roller is a game changer! It unscrews like lipstick, locks in place and rolls to collect lint onto the adhesive paper roll. When you're finished using it, twist it to retract it back in the case until your next use. The case ensures you won't collect dust when you're not trying to, so the adhesive rolls of paper, which you can buy separately as refills, will last longer than a typical lint roller.

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Stocking Stuffers for Pets and Pet Lovers

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Most dog owners have tons of blurry photos on their camera roll from when their pup looked so cute but just moved too fast for a quality photo. This clever attachment is here to help you get that perfect photo. It clips to the top of a smartphone and holds a tennis ball that captures a dog's attention to look at the camera. It works for both selfies and solo dog portraits.

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