Sometimes the last gifts we think about at Christmas are the stocking stuffers. You do not need to spend a lot of money on stocking stuffers for your family. Here are over 50 Cheap Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Everyone on your list! Most of these cheap stocking stuffers are from the Dollar Store or discount store! If you want a printable checklist, scroll to the bottom to download the Stocking Stuffer Checklist to take with you to the store!

Cheap Stocking Stuffer Ideas that are $1 #christmas #budget #dollartree

Cheap Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Everyone

Are you like me and you wait until the last minute to purchase stocking stuffer gifts? I am usually an early shopper for Christmas. But I tend to procrastinate on buying stocking stuffers for my husband and kids.

This year, I am vowing to buy stocking stuffers a lot earlier. There is no reason to put off shopping when you can get so many fun stocking stuffer ideas for around $1.

Everyone can have different ideas on what should be put in Christmas stockings. For me, when it comes to shopping for Christmas stocking stuffers, I try to stay within a budget and to save the big gifts for under the Christmas tree.

I include a few things everyone might need along with a few inexpensive things that everyone likes.

Now is the time to gather up your stocking stuffer gifts for Christmas. Here is a big list of Stocking Stuffer Ideas that you can find for $1! Be sure to grab the Printable $1 Stocking Stuffer Shopping List to take with you to the store!

The Best $1 Stocking Stuffer Ideas

Most of these stocking ideas can be found at the Dollar Tree. However, if you do not have a Dollar Store near you, similar options are often available at Target, Amazon and other discount stores.

I have categorized all of these ideas by each family member. Download the Printable $1 Stocking Stuffer Gift List and bring it to the store to shop!

Stocking Stuffers for Dad

It can be tough to find stocking stuffers for Dads! They prefer practical items, so fortunately there are a lot of gift options for $1!

  • Car Wash Supplies Check out these inexpensive Car Wash Idea for Dads!
  • Batteries
  • Socks
  • Coffee Mug
  • Candy
  • Beef Jerky
  • Key Chain
  • Chapstick
  • Tissue Pack


Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids

Since your kids are sure to get a lot of bigger gifts, you can keep the stocking stuffers cheap! There are a lot of $1 stocking stuffer ideas for kids!

  • Army Men
  • Bouncy Ball
  • Set of Jacks
  • Glow Sticks
  • Deck of Cards
  • Winter Gloves
  • Silly Putty
  • Journal
  • Bookmark
  • Christmas Headbands or Hats
  • Light up Necklace
  • Stickers
  • Bubbles
  • Miniature Toy Cars
  • Individual Snack Bags
  • Candy Canes
  • Bath Toys
  • Foam Blaster
  • Coloring Book
  • Crayons
  • Holiday Craft Kits

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Stocking Stuffers for Tweens

These $1 Christmas stocking ideas are sure to please your favorite tweens. 

  • Deck of Cards
  • Suduko or Crossword Book
  • Toothbrush *Good for the sleepover bag
  • Mini Toiletries
  • Candy
  • Gum *Always a favorite with kids!
  • Bag of Microwave Popcorn
  • Trail Mix
  • Journal
  • Pens
  • Pokemon Cards
  • Socks
  • Silly String
  • Can of Favorite Soda
  • Breath Mints

$1 Stocking Stuffer Gifts for Her #moms #teengirls #girls

Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Mom and Teen Girls

Are you looking for some inexpensive stocking stuffer ideas for mom or teen girls? There are so many great $1 stocking stuffer gifts for women!

Whether you shop for yourself or Santa does the shopping for you!

  • Nail Polish
  • Nail Manicure Kit
  • Socks
  • Slippers
  • Scarf
  • Journals
  • Pens
  • Planner Stickers  *Great for moms who love their planners!
  • Hot Cocoa Packets
  • Box of Chocolate
  • Packets of Tea
  • Magazine
  • Bookmark
  • Gum
  • Favorite Candy
  • Candle
  • Mug
  • Note Cards
  • Washi Tape

stocking stuffer ideas for Teens #cheap #creative #list

$1 Stocking Stuffer Idea List

It is a lot of fun to pick out stocking stuffers especially when you shop at the Dollar Store. It is easy to get a lot of inexpensive and fun gifts to fill your family’s stockings. Print out the list of over 50 $1 Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas and take it on your next holiday shopping trip!

What goes in your family’s Christmas stockings?

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  1. Holly Breton @ Pink Lady on December 9, 2020 at 7:35 am

    Such cute ideas Jaclyn- thank you so much for putting together these lists-very helpful! 🙂

  2. Dara on December 9, 2020 at 8:30 am

    Definitely love the ideas for moms!

  3. Tiffany on December 9, 2020 at 9:23 am

    So many great ideas!! I’m proud of us for being on top of these this year. I say “we” because I also procrastinate on getting stocking stuffers ?

  4. Brittany Boyce on December 10, 2020 at 7:23 am

    These are great ideas! My girls love the dollar store, so they’d be happy with basically anything from there!

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