101 Stocking Stuffer Ideas For a Wife or Mom

101 of the Best Stocking Stuffer ideas For a Wife or Mom - a huge list of different small gift ideas for a young or old woman, broken into categories (crafter, beauty guru, athlete, etc.).

Christmas stockings on a mantle

Let's kick off another day of my series of great stocking stuffers! Yesterday, I shared over 100 stocking stuffers for infants, helping you shop for the really little ones. Today, I've got a revamp of one of the most popular from this series - 101 great stocking stuffer ideas for a mom or wife.

Over the years, this stocking stuffers for women post has been one of the most popular in my stocking stuffer series (and for my whole blog, for that matter). The majority of readers on this one aren't regulars on Lamberts Lately. So if you've stumbled upon this post from Pinterest or Google and you're new here, welcome! Thanks for stopping by.

Different Categories for Different Women

I tried to write this list of stocking stuffers for women to help out those Christmas shoppers who might be looking for the perfect gift for a girlfriend, wife, or even mom/grandmother. You're not going to find a lot of big-ticket items on this list - these are mostly small gifts and fun trinkets.

I think that this list of stocking stuffers will work perfectly as small gifts for many different kinds of women in your life.

When I was making this post, I kind of tried to think of what I might like to receive as a stocking stuffer or a small holiday gift. It ended up going well beyond my particular interests. This collection of stocking stuffers encompasses so many different interest categories. From cooking to working out, I hope you can find a category that fits the special woman you're shopping for.

There are stocking stuffer options for lots of different age groups too. From teens to older women, you'll find something on this list that the lady in your life would love to receive in their Christmas stocking. Everyone from a girlfriend to a grandmother would love something from this list as a Christmas gift!

Woman's Christmas Stocking

You'll see all of the different interest categories below. I've got the whole list organized by what the woman in your life might love. No matter the recipient, this list of stocking stuffers for women will give you exactly what you need to wow her on Christmas morning!

Bonus: I've tried to link most of these items to readily available (and fast-shopping) stores like Amazon. Even if you're a last-minute shopper, these stocking stuffer ideas for women should help you find the perfect Christmas gift for the woman in your life, no matter their lifestyle.

Let's get this party started!

101 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for A Wife or Mom

Stocking Stuffer Ideas for the Foodie/Home Cook

Have a woman in your life who lives for the kitchen? I've got some great cooking devices and small foodie treats on this list. There are even a couple of ideas for a woman who loves a good drink!

  1. Misto Sprayer - ditch the cooking spray from the store and use any kind of oil in this bottle!
  2. Perfect Pod - reusable coffee pod
  3. Freeze Cooling Wine Glass
  4. Snap n Strain - super handy kitchen gadget to drain and strain pots easily
  5. Spiralizer - make zoodles with ease
  6. Capabunga Wine Bottle Caps - save those open bottles of wine with these rubber bottle caps!
  7. Lemon/Lime Spritzer - this goes right into a lemon/lime to spritz the perfect amount of juice
  8. Cookie Cutters
  9. Tea Infuser
  10. Pineapple Corer/Slicer - I have one of these tools and I love it!
  11. Thermal Mug
  12. Gourmet Candy
  13. Joseph Twist Silicone Whisk - easy-to-store whisk that comes clean easily
  14. Sticky Measuring Cup - get sticky ingredients like honey out of this cup with ease!
  15. Lavender Honey Drops
  16. Sriracha 2 Go - a Sriracha keychain...funny gag gift for those spice lovers
  17. Pasta Measure - measure out the perfect serving of pasta before boiling
  18. Avocado Slicer - easy way to get the most out of an avocado!
  19. Granulated Honey
  20. Beer Saver - similar idea to the wine caps, but for beer bottles

Stocking Stuffers for the Techie Woman

Below, you'll find some of the best products to give a tech-happy woman on Christmas morning. These unique stocking stuffer ideas contain a few fun gadgets for the techie woman, from phone accessories to cameras.

  1. Cord Ties - I love these small cord organizers! These bind cords around the house.
  2. Nightstand Charging Station
  3. Slim Surge Protector - fits tightly against a wall to maximize a power outlet
  4. Retractable Mobile Phone Cable
  5. Mist Screen Cleaner
  6. Apple Gift Card
  7. Flash Drive Keychain - nice to have on hand to save files easily!
  8. Magicfiber Cleaning Cloth
  9. Beats Flex
  10. Charging Phone Case - keep your phone protected and charged!
  11. Camera Strap Cover
  12. Phone Screen Magnifier - for those with sight issues
  13. Cord Clips - great way to hang onto charging cords
  14. Bluetooth Speaker

Looking for a great gift for a teacher this year? Check out this post on teacher survival kit ideas!

Stocking Stuffer Ideas for the Fashionista

Does the woman you're shopping for love fashion? Check out this list of wearable stocking stuffer ideas for women.

  1. Kendra Scott Ari Heart Pendant Necklace
  2. Duster Earrings
  3. Keysocks - thin, low-profile socks that are great for a no-show look
  4. Infinity Scarf
  5. Apple Watch Bands
  6. Microfiber Socks
  7. Tory Burch Logo Stud Earring
  8. Coin Purse
  9. Inexpensive Hair Clip Set
  10. Winter Gloves
  11. Tartan Scarf

Stocking Stuffers for the Athlete/Competitor

Have an athlete in your life? This list is full of some of the best stocking stuffer ideas for athletic women, from socks to sport-safe jewelry.

  1. Hickies Elastic Shoe Laces - keeps those running shoes from coming untied!
  2. Fitness Tracker - This gadget is under $30.
  3. Hydration Tablets - perfect for on-the-go activity
  4. Running Headband
  5. Jump Rope
  6. Zippo Hand Warmer - if she's into lots of outdoor sports, this is a great gadget to have around
  7. Resistance Bands - easy way to weight train without bulky weights
  8. Athletic Socks
  9. Hydro Flask
  10. Card Game
  11. Qalo Ring - silicone ring; a wonderful alternative to wearing real rings while doing sports

Stocking Stuffers for the Beauty Guru

Add a few of these beauty-inspired small gifts to your shopping list! These are fun and creative ideas that include some of the latest and greatest beauty supplies.

  1. Beauty Blender - my favorite makeup applicator!
  2. Chapstick Holiday Set - great lip balm scents/flavors for a stocking stuffer
  3. Matte Nail Topcoat - give any nail polish a matte finish
  4. Naked Mini Palette - I'm a huge naked palette fan, and this one has the perfect number of colors.
  5. Satin Pillowcase
  6. No-Crease Hair Ties
  7. Lip Mask
  8. Tinted Lip Oil - and give your lips a little bit of color, moisture, and gloss!
  9. Wetbrush Speed Dry - a must-have for tangly hair
  10. Nail Buffer
  11. Eyelash Curler
  12. Blendercleanser - great for cleaning beauty blenders
  13. Tangle Teezer - another wonderful small gift for women with tangly hair
  14. Dry Shampoo - this brand, Batisse, is my go-to
  15. Reusable Makeup Remover Cloth - I've used these for years and love them!
  16. Moroccanoil Soap
  17. Sephora Favorites Mascara Set
  18. Airbrush OMG! Foundation Brush - very popular makeup brush
  19. Hope in a Jar Smooth-Glow
  20. Vitamin C Serum
  21. Moroccanoil

Stocking Stuffers for the Homebody

If the woman you're shopping for loves everything home, check out this list of stocking stuffers ideas. A homebody recipient would love these small holiday gifts! These are great for those who love great scents throughout the home.

  1. Scented Wax Melts - I've tried so many scented wax cubes, and these are my favorite.
  2. Self-Inking Address Stamp - personalize to your home state!
  3. Vanilla Sky Scented Candle
  4. Essential Oil Kit
  5. Charcoal Sachets for Drawers - great way to keep clothing odor-free
  6. Herb Garden Kit - perfect set to try your hand at indoor gardening
  7. Favorite Movie
  8. Gardening Tools

For the Crafter

If the woman you're shopping for this holiday season is crafty, check out the stocking stuffers in this list. No matter the craft (sewing, scrapbooking, even painting), there are so many small gift options for a crafter. Several are fairly cheap stocking stuffer ideas!

  1. Mini Sewing Kit - includes thread, scissors, needles, pins, and more
  2. Scrapbook Paper
  3. Thread
  4. Mod Podge - This craft paste is a crafter essential!
  5. Engraver - a tool to engrave lots of different mediums
  6. Sharpies
  7. Paint Brush Set

For the Organizer

If you're shopping for someone who loves to organize, she will absolutely love these organization gadgets. The options with organization tools are endless. There are so many creative, handy organization gadgets out there that are perfect to use as stocking stuffers.

  1. Printable Planner - I'm a big fan of this one. 🙂 Get over 100 printable planner pages!
  2. Coupon Wallet - Know a couponer? Those coupons can be tricky to sort. This is an amazing tool for organizing a coupon collection!
  3. iPad Organizing Case
  4. Packing Cubes
  5. Car Organizer
  6. Makeup Case
  7. Damp Duster Sponges
  8. Cleaning System - my tried-and-true cleaning routine. I've used this for years.
  9. Foldable Pocket Door Organizer - great for organizers with limited home space

Merry Christmas and happy stocking stuffer shopping! 

xo, Leslie - signature at the end of blog post.

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3 Comments

  1. Donna Reidland says:

    What a helpful list. Pinning for later.

  2. frugal hausfrau says:

    I can see why this is such a popular list. Me, I'd be all about the first category! I love that Snap on the Pan Strainer!!

    A person might not be wrong if they were to print this out and leave it where an interested party might find it, maybe a husband or boyfriend! Just sayn'

    Thanks for sharing with us at Fiesta Friday!

    Mollie'!

  3. Helen Fern says:

    I think there were some good ideas but I didn't want to click on every link. Pictures would have been really helpful.