Stocking Stuffers for Kids – Ideas on a Budget (Starting at Under $5)!

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Stocking Stuffers for Kids on a Budget

Stocking Stuffers for Kids – Ideas on a Budget (Starting at Under $5)!

If you are looking for affordable Stocking Stuffers for kids, here is a list of items that will be a great fit if you are on a budget,  that you can get without even having to leave the house! We will updated this post throughout the holiday season, as we find more things in this price range, so be sure to pin it, or bookmark it so you can check back regularly!

To make the list easier to use, we have separated it into Stocking stuffers for kids and then tweens & teens!  The image will show you the current price, but always verify the price in your cart before you checkout. Amazon prices are always subject to change.

Another thing I like to do, is add things my kids need (so I don’t have to buy it later) like pretty razors or special beauty products). And of course there is always candy too.

Stocking Stuffers on a Budget, Including Stocking Stuffers Under $5:

Here are a couple of spots to look for great deals on stocking stuffers in general, before we get into specific ideas:

Black Friday Stocking Stuffers for Kids Ideas::

We have sorted this list by some of the hot Black Friday deals first (these are limited time deals and price can change at any time), then more ideas that are all $5 and under, and some additional ideas after that!

Mattel Disney Pixar Lightyear Space Ranger Alpha Darby Steel Figure – $2.49

Disney Junior Firebuds Action Figures Gift Pack with 3 Collectible Kids Toys – $3.99

Farkle for $4!

L.O.L. Surprise! Remix Rock Dolls Lil Sisters with 7 Surprises – $4.49

Funko Pop! Snapsies: Wave 3 Gems – 2 Pack – $4.49

Disney Jr T.O.T.S. Surprise Nursery Babies, Series 2 – $4.99

Lots of Funko Pops for under $5. Olaf is just $3.99!

Unicorn Initial Jewelry Box for $4.99 when you use promo code  50FSXQKM AT CHECKOUT (THROUGH 11/27)

LEGO Marvel Shuri’s Lab, 76212 Black Panther – $4.89

Paw Patrol, Aqua Pups Coral and Seahorse Action Figures – $5

Barbie Princess Dolls (lots to choose from) for $5.73

My Squishy Little Dumplings – Interactive Doll Collectible With Accessories – Dee (Pink) – $5.96

My Squishy Little Dumplings – Diva Dee – $5.96

LEGO City 4×4 Fire Engine Rescue Truck just $5.99

PJ Masks Nighttime Heroes Figure Set – $5.99

Moose Toys Space Jam: A New Legacy – $5.99

LEGO DUPLO My First Growing Carrot For $5.99

LEGO Super Mario Frog Mario Power-Up Pack 71392 Building Kit for $6.99

Matchbox Cars, 9-Pack Die-Cast – $6.49

Tamagotchi Bunny Toy Story x Nano Friends – $6.49

5 Surprise Toy Mini Brands Series 3 by ZURU (2 Pack) – $7.49

Polly Pocket Playset, Travel Toy – $7.99

DC Comics, 12-Inch Action Figures on sale – Shazam is just $7.99 right now. 

$7.99 for this 2 pack of LCD Writing tablets after sale  (Makes them just $4 each!).

More Stocking Stuffers Under $5::

Find a big list of under $5 stocking stuffer ideas here.

We have a big round up of Cute Airpod Cases here, starting at as low as $1. These make fun stocking stuffers if your kids have a pair.

Not available yet – we will update again once this sale is live! Ulta has tons of beauty items on sale for $1 in their 5 for $5 sale here.

Lots of Pop It options under $5 here.

Barbies under $5- Find a pretty nice selection here (and find more here)

And these fun Lego Bracelets in different colors and styles for just $4.49 too, perfect for stockings.

Lego Mini Figurines starting at under $5

Lego Sets starting at under $5! 

Nee Doh Color Changing Stress Ball, Squeeze and Squish Ball Fidget Toy

Nerf Gun & Darts

Playdough Set

Butter Slime here. 

2 Pack Butter Slime Kit – $6.98

Hot Wheels Cars 5 Pack

Spiderman Coloring Book $0.97

More Kids Toy Ideas:: 


Wikki Stix

There are a handful of different Melissa and Doug Decorate your Own Sets

There is also this paint your own racecar set for $7.20 here.

Dogman Books

Blind bags are always popular, and start at $5.85 here, as well as more options here too.

Funko Pop Toys start at under $10at Walmart right now.  Select in store pick up to save on shipping. These are fun for many ages, depending on characters they like.

Min Jenga Game and more mini game options here too

Some ideas of places you can get $5 gift cards to put in kids or teen stockings include:

  • $5 Dollar Store Gift Cards
  • $5 Baskin & Robins Gift Cards
  • $5 Starbucks Gift Cards
  • $5 Robucks Gift Cards (if they like this game)
  • $5 iTunes Gift Card
  • $5 Ulta Gift Card
  • $5 Amazon Gift Card
  • $5 Target Gift Card


*Remember that Amazon prices are subject to change at any time. Make sure the price is current before you purchase the item. 

Find more Amazon deals on Thrifty NW Mom.  And don’t forget to check out our Toys Deal resource page for lots of ideas on how to save the most on this years hottest toys!

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