The Good Stuff: Unique & Useful Stocking Stuffer Gifts They’ll Love

It’s inevitable. You get down to the end of your gifting list when it—the sight of the mantle—hits you. You forgot stocking stuffers. A last-minute dash to fill stockings can result in some less-than-awesome finds. Put in a little bit of planning with thoughtful and unique stocking stuffers gift ideas that will rival the goodies waiting under the tree.

A claddagh symbol is seen depicted on a pewter good luck bell from Guardian Bells, clipped to a keyring

Good Luck Bells

Pewter Guardian Bells come in many intricate designs that can match just about anyone’s interests and hobbies, and they all have one thing in common: extra good luck to whoever receives one. And who wouldn’t want good luck in their stocking?

A pair of glasses is seen clipped to a shirt with a ReadeREST eyeglasses holder

Never Lose Your Glasses

The perfect gift for the person who is always losing their glasses, this strong magnet-and-steel-clip combo works through clothing to hold glasses right where you want them, so you always know where they are. It works with earbuds and ID badges, too.

A scoop of hazelnut spread sits on a PBSpoon next to a croissant

A Spoonful Of Nut Butter

Looking for a unique stocking stuffer for a foodie? PBspoon gets the most out of a near-empty jar of nearly anything and serves as a spoon and spatula all-in-one. The pointed tip gets into hard-to-reach curves and a flat backside smooths on peanut butter and other spreads.

3 pairs of knitted cupcake socks from Sukeno Socks sit next to a muffin tin

Knitted Cupcake Socks

Still hungry for ideas? Sukeno Socks feature playful, realistic-looking designs perfectly presented as a cupcake, Popsicle, and doughnut. The socks are made on state-of-the-art Japanese knitting machines which helps keep colors looking crisp after washing.

A lime green staple-free stapler from PLUS America sits on a desk

A Staple-Free Stapler

The biggest drawback of a stapler is when it runs out of staples, which seems to happen mysteriously often. This paper cinch stapler sidesteps the metal and inter-folds pages together to keep things secure and staple-free. It’s a desktop staple for sure.

A woman is seen putting a pair of earrings into a teal Lion Latch keychain jewelry holder

Key Chain Jewelry Holder

If you’re giving jewelry this year, get a Lion Latch to go with it. This travel jewelry case keeps rings, necklaces, and other small items secure. The lid is locked in place by a key ring that attaches the holder to a bag or backpack, keeping it close at hand and safe all at once.

Yellow & green pure catnip bags from Dr. Pussums Cat Company sit on a table

Pure Catnip Toy Set

Include a feline friend in the gifting spirit with sweet catnip cat toys handcrafted in Maine. They’re filled with pure, natural catnip sourced from Canada. A rabbit fur mouse rounds out the playful set.

A lime green PodPocket is seen hooked to a purse, keeping AirPods within reach

Protection for Your AirPods

Keep an Apple AirPods case safe and sound—and in an easy-to-reach spot—with the handy holder from PodPocket. Made of flexible silicone, it fits snugly over the AirPods case and can be attached to a belt, bag, or key chain.


Fill a stocking with finds that are so useful, so helpful, and so appreciated. These unique stocking stuffer gifts prove that good things come in small packages.

Now that you’ve found unique stocking stuffer gifts, find the perfect Christmas gift. These are the top Christmas gifts for 2019.


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