Best Stocking Stuffers 2018 // Gifts under $40

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide 2018

I’ve been asked by many of you to pull together gift guides from places like to help you shop for the holidays… this gift guide is full of stocking stuffers and gifts under $40 to help you shop for your family, friends, neighbors, coworkers, and more. I researched a lot on the hottest stocking stuffers of the season, and I know what I would love to receive. I’ll be sharing more gift guides over the next few weeks.. so make sure to check back!

Check out my Holiday Gift Guides:

  • Click here for the Best Men’s Gift Guide 2018.
  • Click here for a Gift Guide for the Cozy Girl/Homebody.
  • Click here for the best Tech Gifts 2018 – Jeff approved!
  • Click here for the Best of Beauty Gift Sets.
  • Click here to shop my HOLIDAY CANDLE COLLECTION!

More Holiday Content You’ll Love:

  • Click here for my favorite Holiday & Christmas Home Decor page with sources & links.
  • Click here to see my Pastel Christmas tree and Christmas Bedroom Decor {Tips on how to prepare for guests!}
  • Click here to see my favorite artificial Christmas trees.
  • Click here for my Simple & Neutral Christmas Mantel (and other Mantel styling tips!)
  • Click here to see my cozy Christmas family room decor.

Best Stocking Stuffers & Gifts under $40:

1//. Cozy Socks – I always stash a pair of cozy socks in everyone’s stockings the night before Christmas. Everyone loves them and puts them on first thing in the morning. It keeps us cozy as we open presents! This is also a great gift for friends to stash in their gift bag along with their bigger gift. You can get a pack of 3 for $25. Click here for the socks.

2//. Tory Burch Deluxe Mini Perfume Set – I always love anything Tory Burch.. and Emma wears these two scents all the time. I loveeee beauty gift sets (stay tuned for that gift guide!) and this mini set is perfect as a stocking stuffer or for a friend. Click here to shop the Tory Burch perfume set.

3//. Leopard Makeup Bag – The second I saw this adorable makeup bag, I knew it would make the perfect stocking stuffer. The colors are darling, and leopard print is one of my favorite prints.. + it’s huge this season! You could fill this makeup bag with little candies or mini makeup samplers as a gift.. so cute for any girly girl. Click here to shop the leopard print makeup bag.

4//. Rose Gold Ring – This ring is only $40, and it’s so dainty and beautiful. Stackable rings are a trend that I’m loving right now! Click here to shop the rose gold ring.

5//. Kate Spade Thermos – I’m addicted to blush everything, and this thermos is no exception! Whenever I’m on the go – I’m wishing I had a cute “to-go cup”. Everyone can appreciate this as a gift..maybe with a $5 starbucks gift card! Click here to shop the thermos.

6//. Hostess Book – Another Kate Spade favorite.. but this book is INCREDIBLE. I’ve read it cover to cover, and this coffee table book includes recipes, anecdotes, and more on hostessing. It’s adorable and I think every modern day woman should read it. Perfect to leave out on a coffee table, table, bar cart, and more. Click here to shop the kate spade hostess book.

7//. Tarte Lasting Lippies – Tarte always comes out with adorable little kits of their best selling lip products… most of them include full size versions like this kit does! I love giving them as gifts, and my friends and family always LOVE them. This specific kit has many high quality products and fun colors. Click here to shop the Tarte set.

8//. Tech Gloves – Ok how cute are these gloves!? I love the color and the style.. plus you can use your iPhone while you’re wearing these! The price is hard to beat – this is a perfect stocking stuffer! Click here to shop the gloves.

9//. Sugarfina Christmas Candy Box – If you haven’t heard of Sugarfina… you need to. It’s basically candy for grown ups. The themed boxes will make anybody smile, and I’ve given a few of these “bento boxes” as gifts – they always are a hit! Click here to shop the candy box.

10//. Adorable Floral Calendar – This gift is perfect for anyone… would look so cute on a desk, is great for a coworker or a teacher, and if someone is in school – they’ll love to use this calendar as a reference! It’s so pretty and every month has a gorgeous new color scheme. I love this gift. Click here to shop the calendar.

11//. Chunky PomPom Beanie – This adorable beanie would make a great gift for anyone this winter season! The blush pom pom on top gets me.. and it’s under $20. Must-buy! Is a fabulous gift for someone else, or even yourself. ;) Click here to shop the beanie.

12//. Knit Pom-Pom Slippers – These slippers are darling, and are under at the perfect price point! The color and pom-poms make this slippers a must-buy stocking stuffer for numerous friends and family. Click here to shop the slippers.

13//. Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate – Have you ever had this Hot Chocolate? In my opinion, it’s the best of all time. DELICIOUS and makes a great gift! It comes in the cutest little tin, and I’ve given this mix as a gift for years.. everyone loves it! Click here to shop the Salted Caramel hot cocoa.

14//. NightBright Duo Set – Drunk Elephant is one of the top skincare brands in the country! It’s one of those brands with a cult-following, and for good reason.. it transforms people’s skin. Buying a gift set is a perfect starter to this brand – people swear by it.. click here to shop the duo set.

15//.Travel Set – Don’t you just love this travel set? It comes with a luggage tag and a passport holder. The saying on this set is adorable – this is definitely a great stocking stuffer gift! Click here to shop the travel set.

16//. Sugar Cookie Eyeshadow Palette – Too Faced always comes out with the cutest themed palettes.. both Emma and I have given our friends and family tons of the holiday sets from Too Faced over the years, and they are always a hit. This small eyeshadow palette is perfect for on-the-go, and the theme is adorable. It’s definitely a great gift. Click here to shop the eyeshadow palette.

17//. Pink Glitter 10ft. Charger – This is such a fun & easy gift.. adorable for any teen/anyone older. Something to pop in the top of the stocking! Click here to shop the glitter charger.

18//. Glitter Pop Sockets – Emma and I both use pop sockets on our phones every single day! They are a game-changer.. and these glitter colors are adorable. Perfect stocking stuffer to throw on top of someone’s gift. Click here to shop the pop sockets.

19//. Faux Diamond Studs – These little diamond studs are so cute, and have 3 options of the surrounding metal (gold, silver, or rose gold). They are a great pair of earrings to wear on a daily basis – they make a great stocking stuffer. Click here to shop the studs.

I hope this gift guide helped you pick out a few stocking stuffers for friends or family today!

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