20 Nov

Written by Lizzie on November 20, 2013


Stocking fillers have started to change. Gone are the days of clementines, gold coins and bouncy balls, these days it’s all about gadgets, phone accessories and hi-tech toys. It can be a struggle to keep the tradition up, with prices rising and places to look for bargains getting smaller in their numbers. We’ve put together a guide to show you how to put smiles on faces come Christmas morning, all for under £25 per stocking. These examples are inclusive of all ages and tastes, so you can pick and choose to suit your own needs. Only got £15? It’s still easy! With plenty of treasures from as little as 59p, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Plus, we might even have a code in store to help you save that little bit extra!

For Girls 

These Penguin Magic Movers Slippers £5 from The Works move around at the squeeze of a button and are a lovely festive gift the little lady can slip right on. This DIY Sequin Piggy Bank £2.99 from The Works will keep her busy on Christmas afternoon when the grown ups are napping – try the Little Miss Picture Match Puzzle or the Marvel Super Heroes Puzzle Book too, both £2.99 from The Works. For sassy girls who are growing up quickly, pick up this LOL Phonecase £3.29 from Find Me A Gift. A Panda Hat £2.99 at The Works adds a fashionable touch which is practical too and she’ll love you for it. For the little ‘uns this Minnie Mouse LED Torch is only £1.99 from The Works and is a fun little extra, perfect for adventuring. Finally, this Strawberry Shopping Bag provides a place to keep all her new treasures! Total = £25.23

For Boys

These Bathtime Ducks from The Works are a steal at 59p, guaranteeing to make bathtime a little edgier than usual. A Mini Crocodile toy adds instant fun for £1.99 and these Plastic Rattle Snakes keep the reptilian theme for just 99p, both from The Works. The Lego Sticker Book is a real treat at £4.99 and bound to keep the little one entertained all afternoon. Wooden Dice add a nod to days gone by for 99p and the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse LED Torch £1.99 makes a touch of exploring over the festive season a lot easier! This Set of Dinousaur Figurines is the most expensive buy of the lot for £7.99 but for 6 different dinos, that’s a pretty good deal, if you ask me. Finally, add a bit of festive cheer with these animated Rudolph Magic Movers Slippers for £5 from The Works. Total = £24.53


For Women

A stocking for an adult should be the perfect mix of fun, sweet and practical. For the ladies who love to relax, we’ve got the Jelly Belly Fragranced Candle from PrezzyBox for just £4.95. This Willow Heart Decoration £1.99 from The Works should make her home pretty too. These Salt & Pepper Lovers are £4.95 from PrezzyBox and are super cute, and a Polkadot Shopping Bag should make those long walks house with the groceries a bit easier – for only 99p! The Origami Sticky Notes bring a welcome distraction from work while she’s at her desk and USB Mug Warmer (£5.95) and individual Hand Hottie (99p) should make winter that little bit warmer. Total = £23.81

For Men

When it comes to a stocking for a man in your life you can have some serious fun. Start with Bacon Toothpaste from Find Me A Gift for £4.99. Disgusting… or is it? Make de-icing the car a laugh all the way through to March with this Yeti Ice Scraper £5.95, sure to bring a smile to it’s user’s face on dark Monday mornings. A classic Bond never goes a miss, and the whole collection is going for just £2.99 each at The Works. We’ve picked Diamonds are Forever, an oldie but a goodie. This Rugby Coversion Game is £4.99 and bound to cause some laughs at his desk, it might even get him ahead with his boss. On a practical note, grab the Robot Headphone Cable Tidy (£2.99) to keep his headphones safe and snap up the Money Holder Keyring (£3.99) – the only thing fit to hold his change. Total = £25.90

Save even more with codes from all the stores we’ve shopped with in this post. Buy from PrezzyBox and save £5 on all orders over £30 (ends 30/11). The Works has so many festive deals on it’s hard to keep track! Right now you can save 15% on all orders with no minimum spend (ends 30/11) and get free UK delivery on all your orders (ends 22/11). Shop at Find Me A Gift this Christmas and save 5% on all orders over £20 (ends 22/11) and 10% over £40 (ends 22/11). Happy shopping!

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