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Fun Stocking Stuffers For Women: Candles, Soaps, Socks & More


Stocking stuffers can sometimes be the hardest gifts to buy. You want them to be fun, cute and useful, but also affordable. Stocking stuffers used to be tiny trinkets or items that didn’t break the bank, but over the years they have gained serious attention with many spending a lot of money on ‘trendy’ items. If you’re looking for fun and affordable stocking stuffers for women, you’ve come to the right place. Check out our list below for some good ideas (all sure to be big hits on Christmas morning).

Colourful Theme Socks – Socks are an easy stocking stuffer, but the ones we suggest add a twist to the standard look. Why not go retro and pick up a pair of Ruby Slipper Socks for your loved one? Or how about a pair of silly Skeleton Socks? For under $10 a pair, you really can’t lose.

Hunger Games Chocolate – Big fan of The Hunger Games? You’ll be sure to love Hunger Games Catching Fire chocolate. These gourmet chocolates by Vosges start at 4.99 and are perfect for Katniss fans everywhere.

Beer Savers – These reusable silicone bottle cap charms for beer bottles are durable and stretchy. Designed to keep your beer fresh and safe the multi-colored set of six retails for $7.49. It makes a great stocking stuffer or hostess gift.

Pinch Provisions Minimergency Kit For Her – You can never go wrong with a Sephora gift and this kit of mini female must-haves is sure to be a hit. The $15.00 kit includes deodorant, stain remover, lip balm, dental floss, hairspray and a lot more.

Travel Spice Kit – Love to cook? This 20-piece set of herbs and spices is perfect for the foodie or avid cook. Retails for $14.99

Scented Candles – You can get scented candles in a wide variety of sizes, but the mini size makes a perfect stocking stuffer. Companies like Bath & Body Works and Yankee Candle offer a wide variety of scents with prices that start at about $4.50.

Keep Calm and Carry On Bandages – For the fun, whimsical gift, take a look at these bandages. The 20-piece kit offers up four shades of bandages and is sure to inspire pure optimism (even in the face of injury).

Eos Lip Balm – A celebrity favourite for years, eos lip balms are the perfect size for stockings and great for both men and women. With a variety of flavours including lemon drop and sweet mint, their a sweet choice for under $3.50.

Scented Soaps – Who doesn’t love a classic bar of soap? You can play it safe with scents like vanilla, lavender and coconut, but if you’re willing to be a little more adventurous, there are plenty of options. Bar soaps we found especially amusing include the vast collection at ManHands Soap Company (top scents include bacon, cash, cedar log cabin, fresh cut grass and zombie repellant) and soaps from Lush (our favourites include Red Fun and Melting Marshmallow Moment).

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