35 Easy Stocking Stuffers

Skip the mall - these affordable DIY bath salts, ornaments and seasonal mixes are fit for everyone on your list.

Part of: Holiday Central: Gifts

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Creamy Hot Chocolate Mix in a Jar

"This hot chocolate tastes way better than the kind from the packets! Instead of water, I used half milk and half cream to make it nice and thick — a super-cute homemade Christmas idea!"

-Ashley S.

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Cake Pops

"These cake pops were great. There was enough for my daughter to take some to school and for our family party!"

-Chef #1063227

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Coffee Caramels

"This was an excellent recipe! These came together very well, and tasted great."

-mummamills

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Spicy Cocoa

"I am always looking for mixes to put in my gift baskets so I had to try this one. It could not have been easier to put together."

-mums the word

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Rose Hip & Lemon Tea Blend

This beautiful tea makes the perfect homemade winter gift. To package it for gift-giving, use tins or cellophane bags tied with bows.

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Candy Cane Bath Salts

"This is such a pretty little gift to give at Christmastime. My daughter and I made these this morning and we had so much fun doing it!"

-mums the word

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Brown Sugar Body Scrub

"This is almost good enough to eat. I just love it! I packaged it in some nice containers and gave them away for Christmas presents."

-atlfitgirl

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Cider Bars

"I made a batch of these for gifts and of course I had to try one. Yum! These are going to become a tradition in our house."

-EmmyDuckie

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Cocoa Lip Gloss

"This is awesome, and it's such a fun thing to make! It'll make a cute gift for girls."

-Charishma_Ramchandani

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Marshmallow Swizzle-Sticks

"I'll be waiting with these for Santa...along with a little mistletoe."

-gailanng

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Herbal Milk Bath

"This is fabulous, and it's simple to whip up. I used home-dried herbs from my garden, including lavender, thyme, rosemary and mint."

-French Tart

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Christmas Jam

"This is a wonderfully simple recipe to prepare. It's really helped me when I'm in a pinch and need some last-minute Christmas gifts!"

-~Paula~

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Lavender Bath Salts

"This is very nice! I gave some as gifts and kept some for myself. It's perfect for the busy, stressful holiday season!"

-Mama's Kitchen (Hope)

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Body & Hand Cream

"WOW, I’m impressed! This isn’t greasy at all. I added a bit of sandalwood oil and it smells beautiful."

-Tigg

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Cappuccino Mix

"This recipe is FANTASTIC as a gift. For gift-giving, attach a card to the jar with the serving instructions."

-Mama's Kitchen (Hope)

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Marshmallow & Caramel Rice Krispies Treats

"If you like caramel, these are the perfect snack. They're easy to make too!"

-stacyj

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Chocolate-Dipped Coffee Spoons

"This is an amazingly simple idea that adds a real dash of decadence to an otherwise ordinary beverage."

-Noo

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Fizzy Bath Bombs

"These bath bombs are so simple to make — and so pretty! I plan to give some away as gifts for Christmas."

-Just Call Me Martha

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Flavored Sugar

"I used the vanilla sugar in my morning cup of tea and it was delicious. I'm going to make some more to give out as gifts!"

-Crafty Lady 13

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Homemade Caramels

"These are just wonderful. Add a second teaspoon of fleur de sel at the end for a salty crunch. These are perfect for holiday gifts!"

-BarbryT

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Mocha Coffee Mix

"I gave this as a gift, and it was such a hit. The cinnamon and nutmeg really add depth."

-rnmommy02

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Edible Glitter

"I love the look of the red and green for the holidays. I can see this recipe really getting a lot of mileage!"

-Mommy Diva

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Gingerbread Scone Gift Bags

"I put these in gift bags and they got rave reviews."

-JillAZ

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Marshmallow Popcorn Balls

"I will definitely make these often — they’re easy, quick and the kids loved them."

-SuzieQutie

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Brownie Mix in a Jar

"I thought I'd try these before I made them for gifts and they were very yummy and easy to put together."

-Jewelies

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S'more Lollipops

"I love the wrapping ideas along with this recipe! These are a crowd pleaser and they're super easy."

-desiloufreebush

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Black Licorice Caramels

"I am making these for my candy bags during the holidays. They are my new favorite!"

-Shakin Bake

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Orange Cafe Au Lait Mix

"This mix makes a beautiful and inexpensive gift. Double the recipe and put it into a jar tied with a pretty ribbon."

-Brenda.

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Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments

"My little boy and I just made these ornaments as Christmas gifts for the family, and they turned out so nicely. The dough was really easy to work with. They smell wonderful!"

-carwashgirl

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Friendship Tea Mix

"I added this to my Christmas gift baskets and people appreciated it as much as I did. The tea smelled like the holidays and it tasted so good."

-Bonnie G #2

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Shining Star Cookies

"These looked beautiful and were a lot of fun to make!"

-Sharon123

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Orange-Cinnamon Coffee

"This is easily my favorite coffee drink. The coffee is rich and mellow with a hint of orange and cinnamon."

-Baby Kato

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Chocolate-Covered Caramels

"These are so fun and easy to make. The topping decorations are limitless."

-LUv 2 BaKE

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Toffee-Flavored Creamer Mix

"I actually made this for Christmas gifts, but I had to sample it first. This is an A+ recipe."

-Shirl (J) 831

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Crystallised Rose Petals

"My Christmas dishes are looking better already because these are gracing my table."

-A Good Thing

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