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Stocking History and Gifting Guide

As far back as the early 1800’s, families all over the world have put out their stockings to be filled for Christmas morning. The tradition is said to be inspired by the legend of St. Nicholas, a widowed husband who slid down the chimney of his poor neighbor’s home and placed gold coins in their freshly washed “socks” that were hanging to dry by the fireplace. It was a way for St. Nick to give back to his community and fill the void of his first Christmas without his family which has continued to inspire others to give back during the holidays for centuries to come!

Stockings were traditionally filled with items such as coins, oranges, candy canes, and small toys. As time went on, the stocking stuffing tradition persisted and the gifts inside continue to evolve with the times. There are more options than ever before to wow your friends and family with useful and unique items!

We’ve checked out several top-retailer lists to create this 2022 gift-giving guide! With hopes to take off some shopping pressure and spread holiday cheer, we wish you peace and health this Christmas season. Happy Shopping!


Beard Grooming Kit

Whiskey Ice Mold

Car Dash Camera

Compact Tools

Novelty Dress Socks

Mini Theragun

Gourmet Hot Sauce/Spices


Customized Pocket Knife

Money Clip

Shower Beer Holder


Magnetic Auto-Flashlight



Silk Pillow Case


Stationary Kit

Tea Towels

Jade Facial Roller

Edible Champaign Glitter

Skincare Products

Bath Bombs

Parfum/Roller Balls

Lip Kits

Self Defense Keychain



Rapid Smart Phone Charger

Wireless Headphones

Gift Cards to Local Shops and Restaurants


Novelty Facemasks

Tile Mate – Item Finder

Rechargeable Handwarmer

Coffee + Espresso Machine

Streaming Service Subscriptions

Portable Speaker

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