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Amazing and Cheap Stocking Stuffers

  • Super Snow

    Give the gift of a white Christmas with magical snow that expands to more than 100 times its size and lasts for weeks by just adding water. 

    Instant Super Snow, $4, available at perpetualkid.com

  • Tube Toys

    The imagination-driven push-along toys' eco-friendly packaging transforms into the toy itself. Kids will love assembling and decorating these mini mobiles. 

    Tube Toys, $15; available at uncommongoods.com

  • Sunprints

    Place a fern, flower (or anything, really) on the sunprint paper and set it in the sun. After you rinse the paper in water, a beautiful image will appear, just like film development. Think of all the prints your budding artist can make!

    Sunprint Kit from lawrencehallofscience.org, $4.95

  • Doll Craft Kit

    Kids will love to DIY their own wooden ballerina, with pretty pencils, glittery paints and sparkly gems. This tiny dancer is two sided, so there's double the opportunity for creativity.

    Ballerina Toy Craft from gummylump.com, $3.99

  • Dr. Seuss's Amazing Alphabet Book

    Arguably the most important subject of all time (the ABCs) meets arguably the most important children's book author of all time (The Seuss Himself) for a little board book your kid will want to read over and over. Seuss' zany writing style makes the letters come to life, from Aunt Annie's Aligator to Zizzer-Zazzer-Zuzz and everything between.

    Dr. Seuss's ABC Amazing Alphabet from amazon.com, $4.99

  • Piggy Paint Nail Polish Sets

    These festive and fem hypo-allergenic polishes are non toxic, odorless, and sure to please any little diva.

    Missle Toes Polish Set, $20.00, available at piggypaint.com

  • Cupcake Bandages

    What's sweeter for a boo-boo than a kiss from mom? Maybe (just maybe) these dessert-inspired bandages.

    Cupcake Bandages from baronbob.com, $4.95

  • Origami Squares

    Let your kids try their hand at the art of paper folding with this basic origami kit, which includes 18 sheets of colorful and foil origami squares, plus instructions for easy designs.

    Origami Squares from alextoys.com, $1.74

  • Changeable Silly Putty

    It's true -- Silly Putty is still around and still as entertaining as ever. This kind changes colors with the warmth of your hands, so the fun will last even longer.

    Changeable Silly Putty from crayolastore.com, $1.99

  • Temporary Tattoos

    Kids will love channeling their inner rebel with these fake tattoos -- just make sure you take the Christmas family photo before they plaster their bodies with tats.

    Temporary Tattoos from tattosales.com, $3.99

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    Paper Dolls

    Paperdolls will never go out of style, and these cut-outs are perfect for fans of Madeline, our favorite little French troublemaker.

    Paper Dolls from walmart.com, $5

  • LEGO Minifigures

    There are so many awesome LEGO Minifigures (we especially love the Vampire and Maraca Man!), we want them all. And at two bucks a pop, you can afford quite a few.

    LEGO Minifigures from minifigures.lego.com, $1.99

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    Quick Milk Magic Straws
    Normally kids wouldn't go nuts over milk—or straws, for that matter—but we bet these
    magic straws will get them sipping. They're filled with flavor pellets that turn a regular
    glass of milk into a fun treat. (Especially convenient if Santa didn't finish his glass of
    milk.)
    $2.19 from Buy.com
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    Quick Milk Magic Straws

    Normally kids wouldn't go nuts over milk—or straws, for that matter—but we bet these magic straws will get them sipping. They're filled with flavor pellets that turn a regular glass of milk into a fun treat. (Especially convenient if Santa didn't finish his glass of milk.))

    $2.19 from buy.com

     

     

     

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    My Little Pony
    Girls will be thrilled to find My Little Pony in her stocking. This set comes with a special
    animal friend, an accessory to tote their friend along, and a brush.
    $4.99 from Hasbro
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    My Little Pony

    Girls will be thrilled to find My Little Pony in her stocking. This set comes with a special animal friend, an accessory to tote their friend along, and a brush.

    $4.99 from Hasbro

     

     

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    Rainbow Monkey Bandages
    Kids don't have to be injured to have fun sticking these monkey bandages all over their
    bodies, and they'll definitely make treating a boo-boo less of a drag.
    $3.99 at Perpetual Kid
    http://www.perpetualkid.com/rainbow-monkey-bandages.aspx
    Rainbow Monkey Bandages
    Kids don't have to be injured to have fun sticking these monkey bandages all over their bodies, and they'll definitely make treating a boo-boo less of a drag.
    $3.99 at Perpetual Kid

     

  • EyeDoll Chatter Beauty Sets

    These scented mineral based make up sets are perefct for a tween's stocking

    American Eye Doll, $25.00, available at eyedollchatter.com

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    Fake Tattoo Sleeve
    It doesn't have to be Halloween for kids to dress up! Kids can pretend to get inked up
    with this fun, fake tattoo sleeve. And won't Grandma be surprised?
    $4.99 from Perpetual Kid
    http://www.perpetualkid.com/tattoo-sleeves-kids-size.aspx

     

    Fake Tattoo Sleeve

    It doesn't have to be Halloween for kids to dress up! Kids can pretend to get inked up with this fun, fake tattoo sleeve. And won't Grandma be surprised?

    $4.99 from Perpetual Kid

     

     

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