Stocking stuffers are normally the gift you think about as a last resort. You are so busy focussing and planning for the main Christmas gifts you forget about the stocking! Don’t worry I have you covered with over 35 best stocking stuffers for boys.
These cool stocking stuffer ideas are all aimed at boys aged 8-14.
I have only included the best Christmas gifts for boys below, but we also add in a tangerine, an apple, and some gold coins too! If I am really struggling I will also add in some toiletries, like shower gel, and deodorant!
We have always added an orange to our stockings, it is a family tradition that has been passed down through the generations. In fact one year we put in an apple instead and there were tears! So ever since we add both!
Carry on reading for 35 of the best stocking fillers for boys that they will actually love.
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What to put in a boy’s stocking?
Knowing what to put in a boy’s stocking can be as daunting as buying the main gift. It is the first thing they open on Christmas morning, and you definitely don’t want disappointment. So don’t forget that orange!
But that is not the only dilemma with what to include as a stocking filler. It needs to be small enough to fit in to the stocking, but also, it needs to be cheap!
You have spent probably too much as it is on making sure this is the best Christmas ever. The stocking stuffer really doesn’t need to be expensive. Just enough to fill it.
I have broken these stocking fillers into the following categories:
Toys that will fit in a stocking
Educational stocking stuffers
Unique stocking stuffers
Best Christmas gifts for boys
Finding the perfect Christmas gift for boys can be both exciting and challenging.
Whether you’re shopping for a curious 6 year old or a tech savvy teenager, our handpicked gift guides cover a wide range of ages and interests.
From toys and games that ignite imaginations to options that foster creativity and self-expression. Our collection of gift guides offers thoughtful and memorable ways to celebrate their individuality.
Explore our recommendations for each age group and discover the ideal present to light up their holiday season.
I just love fidget gifts, they are absolutely great for ADHD, and in fact for anyone who has difficulty concentrating. These are perfect for Christmas too, as they can play with them while they are waiting for Christmas dinner!
Add a twist of cognitive fun to stockings with the Jurnwey Stickerless Speed Cube. With included tutorials, this brain-teasing 3x3 puzzle offers speedy turns and hours of enjoyment for boys of all ages.
Ignite creativity with the Duct Tape Engineer: The Book of Big, Bigger, and Epic Duct Tape Projects. This guidebook is your gateway to crafting everything from big to epic using the versatile power of duct tape!
Electronic stocking stuffers
My son is a gamer, he just loves all things electronic. He got the color-changing mouse and mouse pad for Christmas last year, and they were a HUGE HIT.
They were also cheaper than I was expecting at less than $20, so I think these would make great stocking stuffers if they don’t already have them.
Elevate auditory experiences with these Bluetooth Wireless Earbuds. These waterproof stereo headphones deliver premium sound and deep bass, complete with a wireless charging case for hassle-free convenience.
Unleash imagination with the LCD Writing Tablet. Perfect for kids, home, and office, this 8.5-inch electronic drawing pad lets you sketch, write, and doodle with ease, offering a digital twist to traditional creativity.
What games to include in a Christmas stocking?
We absolutely love board games, but most of them are either too expensive or too big as stocking stuffers!
But I have managed to find these which we love, all under $20.
Embark on a laughter-filled adventure with the Exploding Kittens card game. This Russian roulette-style game is perfect for family fun, with 2-5 players aged 7 and up. Who knew exploding kittens could be so amusing?
Ignite hilarious conversations with the SUSSED Wacky Conversation Starters Card Game. Ideal for kids, teens, and adults, this family-friendly game brings on the laughs and sparks engaging discussions.
Useful Stocking Stuffers
I don’t know about you, but we already have LOADS of stationery, in fact, enough for a lifetime. However, that being said, kids love it! The more the better, and at Christmas, we always try and add some educational gifts.
Embark on scientific journeys with the Pocket Micro LED Lighted Zoom Field Microscope. Its aspheric lens system and LED lighting reveal intricate details, making it a perfect tool for nature enthusiasts.
Embrace the allure of the dark side with the Funko Pop! Star Wars Darth Maul Vinyl Figure. A nod to the Clone Wars saga, this collectible figure adds a touch of intergalactic intrigue to any collection.
What are your favorite stocking filler ideas for boys? Please let me know in the comments below.