10 stocking stuffer ideas
Christmas is a time of giving. So why not give the very best? We've chosen 10 stocking stuffers to help you get inspired to get started on your holiday shopping. Check out our 10 fabulous stocking stuffers that will warm the hearts of everyone on your list.
1 Pomegranate and raspberry scented candle
With a pleasant pomegranate and raspberry scent, this candle will lift the spirits of anyone who uses it. Not to mention the fantastic scent that will permeate through the house. This environmentally-conscious candle is paraffin-free and made with responsibly-managed palm oil. $16, The Body Shop.
Fashion and function in the palm of your hand. This Kate Spade New York case will protect someone's precious iPhone from bumps and scratches while showing off their own personal style. Perfect for the fashionista on your gift list. We love the feminine allure of the turquoise case. $39.95, Apple Store.
3 Bodum stainless steel travel press
This gorgeous and functional tea mug is great for the gal or guy on the go. This travel press allows the user to steep their tea en route to wherever they're going. All you have to do is pour hot water over tea leaves and off you go. The combination stainless steel and colourful rubber grip (available in various colours) keeps it stylish and functional. $35, David's Tea .
4 Green & Black's organic chocolate
Any chocolate lover would thank you for this thoughtful, fair trade and organic chocolate. Green & Black's Organic uses the finest organic cocoa to make their delicious - and socially conscious - chocolate. This company was only established in 1991 and has quickly become known as one of the world's leaders in organic and fair trade chocolate. Did we mention it's also delish? $3.89, Green & Black's. Available at most major grocery retailers and natural health food stores across Canada.
5 Hot chocolate
Who doesn't love hot chocolate in the winter? We think you can't go wrong with this combination of hot chocolate and peppermint hot chocolate, exclusive to Williams-Sonoma. This is the real deal: Just add hot milk and the delicate shavings of premium bittersweet chocolate melt, making the most luscious and delectable hot chocolate you've ever tasted. You might not want to give this one away. $19.50, Williams-Sonoma .
6 Snowman ornament
Trimming the tree with this lovely crystal ornament will be a treat for the lucky recipient. The gorgeous crystal look will complement any decor. $35, Tiffany.
7 Spanish glass bud vases
These adorable little bud vases are the perfect stocking stuffer, both in size and in style. Made in Spain from recycled glass, these vases stand out when displayed in groups. The muted colours will complement any decor. $6 US, West Elm .
8 Grapefruit guava hand cream
We love the smell of the sweet almond oil in this hand cream. This gift will be welcomed by anyone who washes their hands frequently as this cream leaves hands feeling soft and nourished. The fresh scents of grapefruit-guava and sweet almond oil leave hands smelling irresistible. $4.50, Fruits & Passion .
9 Classic dragon pearl jasmine tea
The ideal stocking stuffer for the busy tea lover. The delicate floral scent is sure to calm the senses. This tea is perfect to sip on while winding down at the end of the day with a good book. Each pretty sachet includes dainty pearls of hand rolled tea and the packaging is just as delightful. $9.99, Indigo .
10 Swedish ginger cookies
Ready to give in a festive tin, these ginger cookies are a delicious Swedish holiday tradition. These crisp and dainty treats, spiced with cinnamon, ginger and cloves, remind us of the warmth of the season. They are the perfect holiday stocking stuffer for young and old alike. $12.95, Crate & Barrel.