We should start by saying we don’t literally mean stocking fillers here — that journal isn’t going to fit in anyone’s stocking! — rather more affordable gifts that you can give which will actually be liked!
So whether you’re looking for a small gift for a colleague, something extra to bulk up a gift, or a Secret Santa present the recipient will actually like, check out our top stocking fillers under $20 below.
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1. Maison Blanche soy wax candle from $19.95
Who doesn’t love receiving candles?! And when they smell as heavenly as those from Maison Blanche, we’re confident the answer is NO ONE!
2. A5 kikki.K journal $19.95
A store brimming with great stocking stuffer ideas is kikki.K — there are literally hundreds of items under $20 so you’re spoilt for choice! We love the dusty pink colour of this journal, which you can also personalise by monogramming for an added cost.
3. Reusable bamboo cup $14.99
We’re all about reducing single use items and this bamboo cup let’s you do that in style! Featuring an original artist print, you can shop more from the range including a lunch bag, water bottle, eye mask and even hair scrunchie.
4. Cheese knife set $19.95
For the foodies and entertainers, this gourmet cheese knife set is made from quality stainless steel and natural wood. It also comes gift boxed, giving you one less thing to worry about!
5. Bottle of wine from $10
Let’s be honest, a bottle of wine is always a people pleaser and Virgin Wines has made a name for itself as a destination to find boutique-quality, handcrafted wines from Australia and around the world. Why not pick up a few extra bottles to have your festive season sorted?
6. Kindu tote bag $19.95
From beach trips to picnics or just as an everyday carry-all, this tote bag is versatile and stylish. While it might not fit in a stocking, it sure is a great buy!
7. Sisal body brush $16.95
Dry body brushing has so many health benefits and the brushes from Biome are vegan, use FSC certified timber, have not been chemically treated, and are responsibly made under fair trade conditions.
8. ‘Three Little Teas’ from T2 $18.00
Tea gift sets with popular tea collections in gorgeous gift boxes make perfect gifts for tea lovers and tea-newbies too. T2 has a huge range to choose from.
9. Leather luggage tag $19.95
Many people had holidays cancelled this year but with travel starting again soon, a leather luggage tag makes a great gift idea. Available in a range of colours and styles, and with the option to add monogramming, it’s a gift we’d love to receive!
10. Rudolf slippers $14.99
Because Christmas attire is just so fun, we had to include these sweet Rudolf slippers in the round up. Let your hair down and embrace the silly season!
If you’ve found any other stocking fillers under $20, share a link to the item in the comments below!
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