Last Minute Stocking Stuffer Ideas

Dec 20, 2019

As the holidays quickly approach, discover affordable stocking stuffer options for everyone on your list at Dollar General. Whether they love to find gift cards or the latest beauty must-haves in their stocking, find a variety of ideas to fit your budget and needs. Here are a few to get you started:

Gift cards:

Gift cards are the perfect gift to give for those who may love to eat out, do some retail therapy or stay up on the latest trends. Plus, it can be a great gift for those who have everything. Find a wide variety of gift cards from a large number of your favorite stores, restaurants and brands at Dollar General. Pair with a homemade gift tag for an extra touch.

Makeup and Toiletries:

Consider giving the people on your list something practical! From eyeshadows and eyeliners to lip glosses and lipsticks, Believe Beauty is a comprehensive makeup line with nearly 150 products all priced under $5Plus, many of the products can fit perfectly in most stockings. Affordable and small toiletry items from the Studio Selection line of skin care, hair care and soap and shower solutions are also a great consideration. Gift a hydrating facial mist or a small moisturizering beauty lotion to treat them to refreshing skin care solutions. 

For him, consider a DG™ Body Men’s Ridgeline Razor Kit and Replacement Cartridges. Those who sign up for the DG™ Shave Crew are eligible to get a free handle with their first subscription. To sign up, head to A subscription for the essentials can be a great gift for those who enjoy having what they need delivered. 

Small electronics:

If they love staying up-to-date on the latest gadgets, consider small electronics for their stocking like headphones or this GPX mini projector. For commuters, a Vibe Cup Holder Cell Mount can help them to drive safely with an adjustable phone cradle that can fit most cell phones.

Small toys or crafts:

Discover exciting toys and trinkets to keep the kids entertained. This holiday tic-tac-toe game set is a festive version of the classic game. Word searches and coloring books like the Frozen Activity Book Word Search can be excellent activity additions. Add tie dye slime to their stocking for a gooey surprise! Consider toys from LEGO®, Hot Wheels® or Play-Doh® that can easily fit in any stocking.

Snacks and candy:

For those who love treats during the holidays, consider adding their favorite snacks or candy. Now through Christmas Eve, Dollar General customers instantly can save $2 when they spend $10 on select M&M’s® items. Consider adding healthier options with Dollar General’s Good & Smart private brand that offers a variety of options like trail mix, nuts and dried fruit.

With more than 16,000 conveniently located Dollar General stores, shopping for stocking stuffers can be easy and affordable! Be sure to check out Dollar General’s Digital Coupons for additional savings. Sign up today by clicking here, by visiting or accessing coupons on the Dollar General mobile app. Customers can load coupons to the account and redeem at checkout.