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Cheap stocking fillers for teenage boys - please help, I am at my wits' end.

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I have three dses - 17, 19 and 21 (technically not a teenager, but still likes his stocking).

I always put the following in their stockings - new novelty socks, boxers, hot chocolate powder, mini marshmallows and squirty cream, some grooming product (Lynx shower gel, or some hair styling gunk), chocolate coins, smarties and a clementine.

This year, I have got them a jar each of white chocolate spread, and a pack of Top Trumps cards - and I am wondering if there is anything else inexpensive I could add to these, and the things above.

I don't know if they'd care if their stockings had basically the same stuff in each year, but it is bothering me - so I either need a grip (just for me) or some MN inspiration for them.

Leviticus Tue 25-Nov-14 10:49:14

I'd have been disappointed if I didn't get 'the usual' in my stocking as a teenager. Everything you've listed sounds great.

What you've already got sounds pretty good.

I have iron man cufflinks, a slytherin scarf and tie and some little figures of jawas from star wars for my Dp (24). All off ebay and under £4 each.

I also have a set of moleskine notebooks, some whiskey miniatures and some moisturiser and shaving cream from lush.

choccyp1g Tue 25-Nov-14 10:57:01

Tob of TwigletsTwiglets or Pringles?

Noellefielding Tue 25-Nov-14 10:57:35

That's loads!
you're fabulous, enough already they're v lucky imo!

choccyp1g Tue 25-Nov-14 10:57:42

Twiglets! So good I typed it twice!

Cuff links are a good idea - they all have posh shirts which need them, I think. Off to ebay I go!

Lush shaving cream sounds good too - I don't think I have done shaving cream before.

You are all lovely!

Badvocinapeartree Tue 25-Nov-14 12:23:35

Lush stuff is great smile
Cheap DVD? Amazon have some 3 for £10 ATM

clr2014 Tue 25-Nov-14 12:32:20

I've bought ds astronaut food - it Was £4 or £5 on ebay but has great novlety value (IMO!)

cosmetic lad moisturiser
Prince shaving cream I've bought these before. Dp loved them and I got to use them too.

There are usb cufflinks around too. I'll try and find a link.

Thanks to your suggestion, NotEven, I now have three pairs of car emblem cufflinks for the dses and a set of sixpence cufflinks from the year dh was born, for his stocking. And I have found Minion socks - so they are each getting a pair of those, too. I was going to trail round Primark, but since delivery costs a total of £2.25, and I'd spend more than that in petrol, I am happy to do my shopping from the comfort of my computer!

8gb usb cufflinks

A little pricey but do also wants this pocket lock picking tool

smile happy to help SDT. I love finding stocking fillers, it's my favourite bit of Christmas shopping.

NetballHoop Tue 25-Nov-14 12:42:30

Emergency phone charger?

Spotify gift card?

5446 Tue 25-Nov-14 12:44:10

What about those Jelly Belly car air fresheners?

About £2 on Amazon and, even if they don't have cars, they make bedrooms smell nice!

I've bought DBro (22) one and a phone charger key ring for £5 as little stocking fillers.

Also bought him an Xbox game of all the Sega classics we used to play as kids for about £10.

If they like football, the Class of 92 is about a fiver on DVD at the moment.

My DMum has gone quite old school and bought DBro a football annual for his stocking. He got one every year when he was younger.

Smallish presents I've bought for various male friends:

pop vinyls there are tons of various sizes. Geeky friend has agent Coulson from Shield.

victorinox credit card small credit card sized multitool.

Another friend has gotten a scrabble mug with his initial like Qs in skyfall.

wild and wolf scrabble mug.

More from me. I promise I'll stop after this.

Darth Vader Mr potato head

stormtrooper Mr potato head

DS1 has a Dr who (Matt Smith) one.

I definitely asked the right people! You are all inspired. thanks

I know I said I'd stop blush

But these guys are fab. posteritty. You could probably split the multi offer between recipients.
I've got the Sherlock and watson set.

thegreylady Tue 25-Nov-14 17:12:50

Key ring
Joke book
Novely tissues
Daft dvd
Pocket sized diary

DramaAlpaca Tue 25-Nov-14 17:17:26

Marking place for a few ideas to steal. Your stockings are similar to the ones I do for my three DSs, SDTG, and I could use some more inspiration too.

NorbertDentressangle Tue 25-Nov-14 17:24:39

Novelty USB memory stick

JellyBelly do joke flavours in various sized packs (think "Russian Roulette with Jelly Beans) - a good sweet shop should sell them. Beanboozled

Dr who where's wally?

Disclaimer - I buy for a lot of geeky men.

death star juggling balls

There's loads of stuff on truffleshuffle generally.

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