Opening stockings may perhaps be the most exciting part of Christmas morning. Even as adults, there is something quite charming about little gifts, bundled into a stocking to get the Christmas spirit flowing! This year we have collected some super gifts fit for any stocking!
American Originals Electric Hot Air Popcorn Maker (£19.99, from Argos)
A super fun gift for any movie lover this Christmas! The American Originals Air Popcorn Maker allows you to make the classic cinema snack in seconds, at home!
A delicious treat and ideal for the stocking at under £20, simply add kernels and wait 3 minutes for the wonderfully warm popcorn. It’s non slip on the base and cleverly designed with a spout, so that all of the hot popcorn fires straight into your bowl. Ideal for family film nights – your stocking needs one of these!
Top tip – make gorgeous bowl of toffee popcorn by melting butter, brown sugar and golden syrup in a pan then pour over the fresh warm popcorn. Available exclusively to Argos.
Hawkin’s Bazaar His & Hers Pre-Filled Stockings
Don’t fancy filling a stocking yourself or stuck for ideas? Why not try these Filled Stocking on for size? They come pre-filled with gifts for adults (see below) one for males and one for females. They are a cheeky mix of risque jokes and sophisticated goodies! You will find great gifts in here, including mini games, glassware, we even tried a set of ear muff headphones!
They are great value too – each stocking contains at least £50 worth of gifts, 50% off the price if the gifts were bought separately!
Find out more here.
Lynx YOU Anthony Joshua Gift Pack (£7.00)
You may have heard a lot of Anthony Joshua this year – his rise to world dominance has been nothing short of astonishing! This year, Lynx, the UK’s leading male grooming brand, has launched a super limited-edition collection of knockout grooming essentials with its Ambassador and World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua. The range has been designed to celebrate a decade since first stepping into ring.
The Lynx YOU Anthony Joshua range includes a body spray, body wash and Christmas gift pack, which are set to smash into British guys grooming routines and stocking everywhere throughout the Christmas season. The range is a classic masculine scent, featuring sensual woods and aromatic herbs!
The limited-edition range is available this autumn/winter in stores nationwide.
Lynx YOU Anthony Joshua Body Spray (150ml) RRP £3.65
Lynx YOU Anthony Joshua Body Wash (250ml) RRP £2.84
Lynx YOU Anthony Joshua Gift Pack (includes 150ml Body Spray & 250ml Body Wash) RRP £7.00.
I heart Prosecco Mini ♥ (£2.99)
A little bundle of bubbles! For under £3, why not add the classic taste of Prosecco to a stocking this Christmas. Bursting with acacia flower aromas and delicious apple on the mouth, this is a great sparkling treat for any time of the Christmas celebrations!
Did you know, the grapes for I heart Prosecco were grown in the renowned and beautiful Prosecco area in the Veneto region, located in the north of Italy close to the city of Venice.
RRP £2.99. Available at Bargain Booze, Nisa and other local newsagents
I heart Asti from i heart Wines (£8.99)
Another sparkling offering from I heart wines, this Asti is bubbly, vivacious, fresh and full of sparkling fruity flavours. Dangerously drinkable and a steal at under £9.
RRP: £8.99 Available in leading retailers nationwide including Bargain Booze and Nisa.
Stokes Tea & Coffee (from £4.30)
Founded in 1902 by Robert William Stokes, Stokes sells the finest original tea and coffee blends you can find. With more than 30 specialist loose-leaf teas to pick from and a stunning range of luxury coffees, they have all you need for the perfect stocking filler this year.
We would highly recommend the Costa Rican, Kenyan Thirik and Ethiopian Hunda Oli coffees for any coffee lover this Christmas. Wonderfully full of flavour, beautifully balanced and exciting for the palate, the coffees are to die for.
Buy yours here!
Zippo Windproof Lighter
One of the most iconic lighters in the world – the Zippo windproof lighter is the perfect stocking filler this year.
Available in an array of colours and graphic designs. With a lifetime guarantee, it makes the ideal gift for the adventurer in your life! Reliable, memorable and a companion for life, in our opinion!
Find out more here.
Rinkit Christmas Knitted Hot Water Bottle (RRP £7.99)
The first of two beautiful stocking fillers from RinkIt! These knitted hot water bottles from Harbour Houseware are the perfect gift for the cold and bitter season.
Available in a range of designs and colours, including Grey and Red Reindeer, the knitted finish is soft and durable. What could be better as the temperature hits zero than. Super warm and stylish hot water bottle!
Get one here.
Rinkit Classic Men’s 12 Piece Grooming and Manicure Set – Brown (£5.99)
There must be someone in your life who is always checking their nails and ensuring they are groomed to perfection? If so, this handy 12 piece travelling set from Harbour Housewares would make for a fab stocking filler!This kit includes a stylish quilted faux leather-covered hard case to protect the tools. Inside you will find 12 stainless steel tools ideal for manicure, pedicure and general grooming. For under £6 this most certainly comes with our high recommendations!
Available here in brown, also in black.
Are you looking for a crisp, refreshing beer to sit back and relax with after a long hard week at work? If so, Goa Beer is the beverage for you!
Available in bottle sizes of 340ml, 500ml, and 650ml, Goa Beer is made from malt and maize, making it gluten free, and is also perfect partner to a heavily spiced meal.
The packaging is inspired by the Portuguese ‘azeljos’ art form of Arabic origin that is now widely see in Goan churches and homes.
Located in South West India on the Arabian Sea coast, Goa is famous for its beached and attracts tourists from across the globe, with many discovering excellent Goa Beers.
Fine Sterling Silver Christmas Tree Bracelet
Are you looking for the perfect stocking filler? Meet this cute Fine Sterling Silver Christmas Tree Bracelet by jewellerybox.co.uk. Presented well in a decadent cardboard box and bow, this fine piece of simple jewellery will surely put a smile on someone’s face this Christmas. Get yours for a RRP of £7.05.
By James Kent