33 Editor-Approved Stocking Stuffers That (Almost) Beat the Gifts Under the Tree
Every holiday season, you hang your family's special stockings along the mantel and fill them with small, but mighty gifts. Those stocking stuffers may be tiny, but that doesn't make them easier to shop for. Finding options that feel thoughtful and intentional is where we come in. Ahead, you'll find plenty of stocking-friendly presents for every member of your family.
On our master list of stocking stuffers, you'll find a broad array of little treasures, from plumping lip balm and artisanal chocolate to ultra-sharp paring knives and the Apple AirTag (for that special someone who always, without fail, loses everything). This list even has gifts to suit the time of year, like super-cozy socks and a deeply moisturizing hand cream to combat dry skin. Keep reading to ensure that every person you love is delighted when they dip into their stocking this year.
BrüMate Insulated Champagne Flute with Flip-Top Lid
We love this genius tumbler, which holds two glasses of Champagne (or any carbonated beverage!) and prevents the bubbles from going flat.
Jones Road Miracle Balm
This moisturizing balm—the hero product from Bobbi Brown's new-ish beauty brand—can be used as an all-over tint or highlighter. Either way, they'll get a great glow. And with so many works-for-everyone hues to choose from, you truly can't go wrong, though we're partial to Flushed (the perfect pink with the right amount of opacity!) and Bronze, which hides redness and delivers a wash of back golden-tan.
Stasher 1-Cup Bowl in Blue
Designed for all things bite-sized, these reusable bowls are perfect for someone who loves to keep a few snacks in their tote.
Compartes Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bar
High-quality chocolate that comes in a stunning wrapper is the perfect elevated sweet for anyone's stocking. Choose a holiday-appropriate flavor, like peppermint bark, for good measure.
Tower 28 Beauty MakeWaves Lengthening + Curling Clean Mascara
AquaflexⓇ Technology means this mascara visibly lengthens and defines lashes. Don't take our word for it (though, one of our editors tried it, and it quickly became one of her go-to formulas)—just check out the before and after photos.
Baggu Standard Bag
This reusable bag will instantly become an everyday staple. Available in a range of colorways and patterns, it's perfect for grocery store trips, overnight stays, and everything in between.
Martha Stewart CBD Tropical Medley Wellness Gummies
While you can't fit a vacation inside a stocking (although, a plane ticket isn't a bad idea!), this medley of CBD gummies has all the flavors of a restorative trip to a far-flung beach: The alphonso mango, coconut, and pineapple bites offer transportive calm.
Dr. Lara Devgan Scientific Beauty Platinum Lip Plump SPF 30
The best of all the plumpers, this one is packed with hyaluronic acid and protects your lips from the sun, too.
Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask Intense Hydration with Vitamin C
The iconic best-selling lip mask we all know and love now comes in a festive peppermint flavor. Yum.
France Luxe Wavy Tooth Chignon Pin
These luxe chignon pins offer an elegant, yet easy way to get your hair into an effortless updo. The two prong accessory is made of durable cellulose acetate and was designed to keep your bun secure all day long.
Caudalie Hand Cream
Ultra-hydrating, non-greasy, and made from clean ingredients—what more could you want from a hand cream?
Bare Hands Dry Gloss Manicure Kit
Looking for a gift for a low-maintenance friend or a partner who doesn't have time for regular manicures? This at-home nail care kit, which nourishes, strengthens, and adds shine, is the answer.
Kuhn Rikon Straight Paring Knife Set of 3
These knives are small, but effective—the blade is made of Japanese stainless-steel and is ultra-sharp and long-lasting.
Burlap & Barrel Cinnamon
This cinnamon hails from the mountains of Vietnam and will spice up any latte, bowl of oatmeal, or baked treat.
Skims Slouch Sock
These warm, cozy socks are perfect for those winter days where you just want to stay in your pajamas.
Kaweco Classic Sport Fountain Pen
Anyone can appreciate a high quality pen, and this one is an editor favorite. The compact design fits perfectly into your hand and the cap screws securely on to keep your pocket or bag ink-free.
Madhu Rose Pistachio Dark Chocolate Bar
Looking for another cocoa option? Based in Austin, this BIPOC- and LGBTQ+-owned company makes truly delicious chocolate in inventive flavors like vanilla fennel and lemon coriander.
Big Picture Farm Brown Butter Bourbon Goat Milk Caramels
An interesting twist on a classic candy, these goat milk caramels are super-smooth and irresistible thanks to a hint of salt.
These tags are the perfect gift for your favorite loser of keys, wallets, tablets, and, well, everything else. Simply complete the one-step set-up, and it keeps track of any item it's tucked into via the Find My App on your phone.
Derma E Vitamin C Bright Eyes Hydro Gel Patches
Instantly brighten and hydrate tired eyes with these miracle patches. They're packed with antioxidants and phytonutrients.
Yves Durif Petite Brush and Comb
In this set, your giftee will find a small rubber resin comb and brush that will help them tend to their scalp and hair every day (both tools work across multiple hair types and are great for detangling!). They come in a gray velour pouch (a stocking of their own!), which is convenient for travel.
Hot Girls Pearls Sterling Gray Cooling Bracelet
For the person in your life that always runs hot, these beads are the ultimate gift. Designed to stay cool anytime she's feeling overheated, each pearl is filled with a non-toxic gel that, when frozen, provides calming relief.
Craighill Wilson Enameled Key Ring
Here's a minimal, chic brass keyring that's perfect for the person who doesn't like keychains.
Pear Nova Dianna Boss Classic Lacquer
Isn't this the most perfect shade of creamy light rosy pink? Plus, the polish formula is 10-free!
Moodeaux Worthy SuperCharged SkinScent Dry Oil Perfume Spray
This luxury scent plays nicely with the body's natural pheromones. The fact that it's a Black-owned brand that makes clean products is another bonus!
HAY Cap Bottle Opener
A chic, gold-tone zinc bottle opener will look great on any bar cart.
MUEROSA Reusable Bamboo Makeup Remover Pads
These machine washable and reusable pads are a sustainable substitution for cotton balls and rounds—and the gorgeous wooden box they come in is a prettier-to-look-at swap for the old plastic container in their makeup drawer. That's what we call a win-win.
Maison Margiela Replica Candle Set
Tuck one of the tiny candles in this set into each of your family's stockings—it's up to you to match up the scents with their personalities. Lazy Sunday Morning has pear, iris, and white musk notes; By the Fireplace has clove, chestnut, and vanilla notes; and Bubble Bath has rose, jasmine, lavender, and musk notes.
Free People Velvet Petite Bow
For a festive upgrade to an updo, tuck in this petite velvet bow, which has an easy-to-use clip. It's the ultimate holiday accessory.
Maude Soak Bath Salts
Made with ingredients like magnesium, potassium, sulfur, and zinc, this salt crystal soak will aid anyone's relaxation.
Stems Ribbed Lux Cashmere Socks
Soft to the touch, these cashmere socks, with an allover ribbing design, are a comfy addition to a holiday stocking—and, come to think of it, they mirror their shape, too.
Pottery Barn Dated Enamel Framed Ornaments
This picture frame ornament will become an instant keepsake—it allows your loved one to spotlight a moment from the year, one they'll back on each and every holiday season. Its sturdy steel composition ensures this treasure will last a lifetime.
evolvetogether Monaco Hydrating Body Cream
With the winter holidays comes cold weather—and dry skin. Help your loved ones combat any flakiness with this hydrating lotion, complete with argan and avocado oils and shea butter.