Christmas is a delight when you have a small child, especially when it comes to opening the stockings — and that’s why it’s important to get the best stocking stuffers for toddlers. These gifts might be tiny, but they can bring a serious amount of joy and fun to your child. The trick? Finding items that will surprise and delight your child. You might choose a special treat that you only allow at the holidays, or go with something that’s designed just for fun. Or, go for useful items that can benefit your child beyond the holidays. No matter what you choose, your little one will have a blast pulling them out of the stocking on Christmas morning.
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1. Durio Knitted Baby Hat
Help your toddler stay cozy even on the cold days of winter with this Durio baby hat. Made from soft, stretchy fabric, this adorable hat stretches easily to streamline the getting-ready process. With its knitted construction, this hat allows ample airflow and prevents your child from getting too sweaty. We love the sizing, which is designed specifically for small heads to ensure a comfortable fit. Plus, with three hats per pack, you can find the right fit for any jacket.
2. Make it Up Pretend Play Makeup Set
Do you have a little one who’s always getting into your expensive cosmetics? Get them their own with this Make it Up pretend makeup kit. It comes with a variety of play makeup items, each packed into a fun cosmetic bag for easy carrying. Don’t worry about messes — these cosmetics are made from brightly colored EVA foam, so they look realistic but they don’t get all over your carpet.and walls. With products ranging from makeup brushes to nail polish, this kit is sure to delight your little diva.
3. Jofan 6-Pack Musical Egg Shakers
When you have an active child, this pack of six musical egg shakers from Jofan makes one of the best toddler stocking stuffers. It contains six small wooden eggs loaded with black beads that create a fun rhythm when shaken. The compact size fits easily into tiny hands, but it’s big enough to prevent swallowing. Each egg comes in a different brightly colored pattern to make playtime more fun; the paint is durable and non-toxic for safety. Tuck all six of these affordable eggs into one stocking, or spread them out between multiple children.
4. Carson Dellosa First Words Flash Cards
Help your toddler learn to read with these First Words flashcards from Carson Dellosa. These cheap cards are printed with a word on one side and a word and a picture on the other side. That way, your child can use the images as they’re learning to recognize letters — and when they’re ready to move on, they can switch to the word-only sides. With 100 cards, this set gives you a jump start on vocabulary. Each one has rounded corners for safety.
5. Stephen Joseph Toddler Socks
If your child loves fun clothing, these toddler socks from Stephen Joseph are the perfect stocking stuffer. They’re printed with brightly colored cars, planes, and motorcycles, so they make any outfit more fun. The adorable styling looks cute on tiny feet, and the contrasting cuffs, heels, and toes add a finished look. Made from a cotton-blend fabric, these socks are stretchy and comfortable. Slip them on under your child’s shoes, or put them on while you’re playing at home for extra warmth.
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6. FUN LITTLE TOYS Construction Toy Cars
Turn your playroom into a construction site with these toy cars from FUN LITTLE TOYS. This set includes five different trucks, each equipped with a different construction tool — you’ll find a bulldozer, excavator, road roller, and more. Each of the toys is friction power; all your child has to do is push them forward and let them go for an automatic burst of power. This, plus the moving parts, creates a fun and realistic experience that keeps kids engaged and excited for hours. Plus, since each one is made with recycled plastic that’s free of BPA, you can let your little one play with confidence.
7. WikkiStix for Doodlers
Keep your child entertained for hours with this pack of WikkiSticks for Doodlers. Made in a variety of vibrant colors, these sticks delight small kids. They’re also flexible, so your child can bend them into works of art. The secret? The food-grade wax and knitting yarn, which are non-toxic and safe for little ones to play with. When you’re done, simply straighten them back out for easy storage in the included container. Or, tuck a few in your bag to pull out as a distraction in the car, in church, or in a public place.
8. Play-Doh Party Bag
Encourage creative play with this Play-Doh party bag. It’s packed with 15 different 1-ounce cans of Play-Doh, each in a different bright color. That way, your little one can build people, creatures, and more. Each color comes in its own tiny container for easy storage. Give these Play-Doh cans out as party favors, or use them to stock your playroom for extra fun.
9. Not Your Ordinary Crayons
Does your child love arts and crafts time? These Not Your Ordinary Crayons are a fun addition to your collection of art supplies. Made from super-pigmented colors, these crayons enable tiny artists to make vibrant masterpieces. The magic is in the formula — made with a crayon/pastel/watercolor hybrid, these gel crayons can create a variety of art effects. Use them on dark or light paper, and rely on the no-mess design to keep your home clean.
10. Plum Organics Jammy Sammy
Satisfy your little snacker with this pack of Plum Organics Jammy Sammy treats. Each organic snack bar in this pack of six is individually wrapped, so you can slip them into a stocking for a delicious Christmas morning treat. Each one is made with 100-percent whole grains and stuffed with organic fruit jam, so you can give them to your kids with peace of mind.
The holidays are fun and exciting when you have little ones in the family. With a selection of great gifts and the best stocking stuffers for toddlers, you can ring in Christmas with a splash.
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By BCR Staff