25 of the Best Cheap Stocking Stuffer Ideas Under $20

Christmas is just around the corner! Stocking stuffers are an essential part of any holiday season but finding the perfect one can be tough.

We've compiled 25 stocking stuffer ideas that will make anyone happy--each idea is under $20 and perfect for anyone on your list. These ideas will make your loved ones feel extra special this heliday season.

The Best Inexpensive Stocking Stuffer Ideas For Everyone On Your List

If you're looking for stocking stuffer ideas that are both useful and affordable, here are 25 of our favorites.

1. Gift Card

When people are shopping for stucking stuffer ideas,gift cards can be a great option. No matter what someone likes to do in their free time, they can always use a gift  ard to their favorite store.

You also won't have to worry about them returning your gift--since it's a card, there are no issues with size or the ability to fit into a stocking. Gift Card Granny has tons of great gift cards for everyone on your list. 

Check out this features where you can build your own gift card or choose from one of the hundreds of stores on our website to find the pergect gift.

2. ChopSabers Light Up Lightsaber Chopsticks

These lightsaber chopsticks are a great novelty gift for Star Wars fans. They add somefun to any meal and make eating more enjoyable.

However, they are not dishwasher safe, so only handwash them. These chopsticks make a great stocking stuffer idea, and you can find them on Amazon.

3. Portable Battery Charger

Portable battery chargers make great practical gifts for anyone on your list. They can help keep your phone charged during hikes and camping trups or charge electronics when the power goes out. You can even take them on vacation.

This portable charger option is perfect because it comes with two of them. It's just the right size to fit into any stockings.

You can also get chargers that are compatiblle with many different types of phones and gadgets, so you're sure to find one for everyone on your list.

4. Yoocaa Portable Reusable Silicone Drinking Straws

These straws are a great way to reduce your carbon footprint. They're perfect for anyone who likes to drink cold beverages on the go, but they also make a great stocking stuffer ideas because of their compact size.

This set comes with two reuable straws, and each has its own small case to make them easy to carry. They even have their own cleaning brush.

5. Hair Clips

Hair ties and clips are a great stocking stuffer idea because they're useful but still small in size. These Celtic Hair Clips are elegant and come in a set of four.

You can also find these pretty acrylic clips at Target. They come as a three-piece set with neuteral colors that go with everything. 

Each of these hair clips is an inexpensive yet elegant gift. 

6. PopSockets PopGrip Cell Phone Enamel Grip and Stand

These PopSockets PopGrip Cellphone grips and stands come in all kinds of designs like this vintage solar system one. The top is swappable, so they can always change designs easily.

It may be the favorite gift of any teenager on your list. 

7. LottoLove Scratch Off Tickets

These scratch-off tickets are a fun way to get your family involved in the holiday spirit of giving. They're also a great stocking stuffer idea because they can beused as an activity on Christmas afternoon or evening when everyone is relaxing from all their gift opening and cooking.

These LottoLove tickets are an amazing charitable gift so make gifting more impactful and are a fun, interactive way to give back. 

8. Crayola Colored Pencils

These Crayola Colored Pancils are one of the best stocking stuffer ideas for the artist in your family. You can get pencils in many bright colors for under $10, so they make the perfect stocking stuffer.

9. Uno Card Game

Uno is the perfect inexpensive gift because the whole family can play ths classic card game.

If you're looking for a fun adult card game, Cards Against Humanity is hilarious, but it's a little over $20 and would be a great Christmas present you can put under the tree.

10. Lily's Chocolate Bars

Sweet gift ideas make awesome presents for stockings. This Lily's Dark Chocolate Bar Sampler makes a great gift for  family members watching their blood sugar. They have no added sugar and are low carb and Keto-friendly. 

11. Holiday Chapstick

ChapStick has some great holiday lip moisturizers in Candy Cane, Hot Cocoa, Sugar Cookie, Pumpkin Pie, and Vanilla Latte. These ChapSticks also come in cute Christmas bundles shaped like stockings, Christmas trees, and Christmas ornaments.

12. Warm and Fuzzy Socks

These Zando Women's plush slipper socks make one of the best stocking stuffer ideas forthe person in your life who is always cold. they come in fun colors and styles and make the perfect everyday wear. We're sure there is someone in your household who has warm slippers on their holiday wish list.

13. Wet-n-Wild Liquid Catsuit Lipstick

If you have someone on your gift list that loves lipstick, this Wet-n-Wild liquid lipstick comes in , vibrant colors like Fuchsia, Missy and Fierce, Satin Sheets, and more.

Plus, this lipstick is inexpensive and the right size for stocking stuffers.

14. Punderdome Card Game

This unique game is fun to play with family and friends. Each card gies a prompt to players who have 90 seconds to come up with one funny pun that combines two prompts. 

Punderdome is a game that is perfect for family game night. 

15. Lagunamoon Essential Oils

This essential oil gift set is great to use for aromatherapy in an oil diffuser or humidifier. Each fragrance has a different purpose, like lemongrass for calmness and clarity and lavender for alertness and cognitive functions. Essential oils make wonderful Christmas stocking fillers.

16. Dual-Tips Fine-Point Colored Pens

These dual-tip fine-point pins are great stocking stuffer ideas for people who like to journal or love creating art. This set comes with 24 markers in a variety of color options.

17. Scratch Art Rainbow Mini Notes

These mini-notes are a fun way to leave notes for familiy members or doodle on. They are square sheets, kid-friendly, and come with 4 stylus sticks to write on them. 

18. Personal Alarm

Addind a self-defense keychain to any stocking is a great ideas because you can never be too safe. When you press the button, it activates a loud alarm and SOS LED lights. A personal alarm is a great gift for anyone but especially children and elderly adults

19. Sleep Balm

Did you know that 70 percent of adults say they don't get enough sleep at least one night month?

This Badger Sleep Balm smells like Lavender and Bergamot, and the aromatic smell helps you go to sleep naturally. You can even find aromatherapy body lotion at plaes like Bath & Body Works that promotes better sleep.

20. Bob Ross by the Numbers

Everybody remembers Bob Ross, right? He's the famous painter who appeared on TV in the 1980's. This fun Paint by Numbers kit is perfect for any aspiring artist who likes to paint. 

21. Amco Rub-A-Way bar

Cooking in the kitchen means you get a lot of nasty odors on your hands that won't go away, like garlic and fish. These Rub-a-Way bars make a great gift for the cook in your life.

This set is a 2-pack of silver odor absorbers.

22. Grill Brush and Scraper Bristle

Grill brushes make great gift ideas for adults who love to grill. This grill brush and scraper bristle set would make anyone who loves firing up the grill happy.

23. All Out Of Pad

Keeping up with everything you run out of in the kitchen is a big job, but with grocery list, now your family can lend you a hand. the Knock Knock All Out Of Pad comes in several colors and hongs on your refrigerator so people can check off what you run out of.

24. Glade Seasonal Candles

Most people like condles that make their home smell like the holidays, so these Glade Candles make great stocking stuffer ideas. Some of these candle sents include Apple Cinnamon, Cashmere Woods, Tree Lighting Wonder, and more. 

25. Knock Knock Affirmators!

Help your family ring in the new year right with these Affirmator cards that help even the worst pessimist view things in a better light. The set comes with 50 cards that combine positive affirmations with some horoscope fun.

Final Thoughts on Stocking Stuffer Ideas

We hope this handy gift guide gives you plenty of stocking stuffer ideas for family and friends. Sometimes, finding fun and unique stocking fillers is difficult. So, this list of stocking ideas can provide you with neat presents for everyone on your Christmas gift this holiday season.

And don't forget to check out Gift Card Granny's large selection of gift cards for the perfect present for the person who already has everything.