With Christmas coming quickly, now is probably a good time to start getting those stocking stuffers. There are so many things that you can get to put in a kid’s stocking that want run you broke. Dollar Tree and Dollar General are great places to purchase stocking stuffers for kids. Below you will find some ideas on things to buy for Christmas stockings.
Pencils – Pencils always make a great stocking stuffer. Who doesn’t need pencils? Christmas pencils come in a pack usually 8 – 10 a pack. You can buy the Christmas pencils, or regular pencils.
Erasers – Erasers are another great Christmas stocking stuffer. You can buy Christmas erasers from Dollar Tree and Dollar General. Both places normally have them for a dollar.
Candy – Don’t forget the candy. Many kids look for candy every year in their stockings, and every year, stores seem to come out with new candy items. The same ole candy, but in new containers. Some great candy for stockings are the candy canes with candy inside, the books of life savers, and other cute little toys with candy.
Playing Cards – Playing cards are another great hit for stockings. You can get many types of playing cards like Old Maid and Go Fish from the Dollar Tree. Some of the playing cards are Christmas themed, and others are regular cards.
Coloring Books – At the Dollar Tree, you can find the small coloring books that will fit in stockings. These coloring books are great for travel, especially if you have to travel on Christmas day. That will give the child something to do on that drive. Don’t forget the crayons.
Hair Bows – If you are buying for girls, check out the hair bow section in the Dollar Trees. There are some really cute hair bows that would make great stocking stuffers.
Small Cars – If you are buying for boys, check out the car section in Dollar Tree and Dollar General. You can find some really cool cars that boys are sure to love. And these fit great in stockings.
Playdough – If you have a playdough fan, consider buying playdough for their stocking. At the Dollar Tree, you can usually find two to three packs of playdough for a dollar. These work great for stocking stuffers.
Here are some other items you may want to consider buying to stuff stockings with.
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