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    38 Stocking Stuffers You Shouldn't Wait Until December To Treat Yourself To

    Socks with your pet's face on them? Yup, it's the little gifts that are simply the best.

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    1. Socks you can customize with your pet's face. Once you get a pair for yourself you'll want to shower all your loved ones in these cuties. That's it, your holiday shopping is complete!

    A reviewer's dog, and the socks customized with the dog's face from the photo
    amazon.com

    Just select "customize now" and upload your photo — they'll do the rest. They ship within 10 days, so get cracking!

    Get them from Amazon for $24 (available in two sizes: small (Men's 4-7/Women's 5-9) and large (Men's 8-12/Women's 10+) and 10 colors).

    Promising review: "Easy to do and came in time for Christmas! I messaged vendor worried they wouldn't get here in time and they took the time to look into where my socks were in production and were very kind. They turned out great and everyone I showed loved them!" —Breanna T

    2. A quad of mini Fenty lip glosses, because these bbs are so comfy, wearable, and look amazing on everyone, so you might just want to have one of these tucked in all your bags.

    The glosses: one hot pink, one golden, one light pink, and one rose golden
    Fenty Beauty

    Get the set of four from Fenty Beauty for $36.

    Promising review: I recently purchased this Sexy set and I just have to say I'm in LOVE ! I love that every color goes beautifully with my skin tone (chocolate). Thank you soo much RiRi you're A BADGAL." —Anonymous

    3. An LED ring light that'll clip right to your laptop, smartphone or any other device. And with three different brightness intensities, you can customize your selfie or foodstagram like a profesh photog — or just look a little better on your next work Zoom.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    Promising review: "I just received this a few days ago and I have used it so much. It has improved the quality of my photos and added brightness to my videos. It is still operating on the initial charge from when I first fully charged it. It is USB rechargeable which is a must for me. Very light and easy to stick into my work bag pocket or side of my purse. I was not disappointed. Highly recommend to anyone wanting to get ride of those harsh shadows when taking selfies, photos in low light, or videos on their phone." —Connie

    4. An adorable cupcake container filled with white chocolate pretzel balls that are so poppable, I don't know how you're gonna stop at one handful. And then when you're done, reuse the container for a very sweet storage idea!

    A plastic cupcake container with the balls covered in rainbow nonpareils inside
    Dylan's Candy Bar

    Get it from Dylan's Candy Bar for $28.

    5. An Amazon Fire TV stick you can simply plug into they existing TV and stream all the shows, movies, and music you want.

    The Stick, with an HDMI plug, plus the remote and text "simplify your streaming with convenient TV controls"
    Amazon

    You can use the voice button to find shows, launch apps, search for type of movie ("Alexa find suspense thrillers") OR EVEN ORDER A PIZZA from Dominos!

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    Promising review: "I love it! It’s my first Fire TV Stick and since I lost my remote for my LED TV this replaces it. Best purchase in awhile :) Fast response and the sound is great! Oh and Alexa responds so well on here! I enjoy being able to whisper to her at night to go to Hulu, Netflix, YouTube, Disney etc lol so my hubby can keep sleeping! I feel like whispering to her is faster than me click click clicking..." —Melody

    And if you have a 4K TV, upgrade to the 4K Fire TV stick for $49.99.

    6. A screaming goat figurine that might help you release just a teensy bit of all that stress. Just press the button on the stump he stands on to hear those bleats that can't be beat — feel free to join in, too.

    The goat figurine, plus the box it comes in and the booklet
    Amazon

    And it comes with a 32-page, illustrated booklet all about goats, making this product the G.O.A.T. itself.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.01.

    Promising review: "This little piece of screaming plastic has created an excellent outlet for resolving frustrations in our home. Every time a conflict or struggle arises we push the little goat, get a gratifying screech, chuckle and move on throughout our day. No regrets on purchasing this. When you get one, get four or five because you're going to want to share with family and friends." —Amazon Customer

    Learn more about the brilliance of this in If You Need A Quick And Easy Gift, This Screaming Goat Is The Answer.

    7. A liquid shadow (or a set of 'em) you can dot on and blend out with your fingers — truly the easiest and most mess-free way to get a sparkly, glitter look with no fallout.

    Glossier

    Get them from Glossier for $18 each (available in six shades).

    Promising review: "This eyeshadow is lovely! The color intensity is easily adjusted by how much you dab on. It goes on smoothly and easily and really does last absolutely all day with no powdery eyeshadow falling under your eyes/on your face throughout the day. It’s subtle yet enhancing. I love it!" —Reenie

    8. A Baby Yoda mug you can clasp as tightly as The Child clasps his own hot beverage while watching the new season of The Mandalorian.

    The green handle-less mug shaped like The Child
    Toynk / Quinn Lacasse - Qlc Creative / Photo Credit: Quinn LaCasse of w

    Get it from Toynk for $27.99.

    9. A canister of Cadbury drinking chocolate ideal for curling up with during the cozy marathon of your choosing, whether you're catching up on the most recent Peak TV series or revisiting an old fave (::cough 2005 P&P cough::).

    The canister of drinking chocolate
    Amazon

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $14.23.

    Promising review: "We drink this almost nightly and we do it year round. When I die, cremate me and put me in a Cadbury Drinking Chocolate tin." —Majombaszo

    10. A trio of mini Pat McGrath MatteTrance lipsticks for makeup enthusiasts looking for luxury at a less-than-splurge price — and they come in an adorable glitter-filled bag for a fun 'n' fancy unwrapping experience.

    The lipsticks in reds, dark pink, and burgundy with the gold sequin packaging
    Sephora

    Get the set of three from Sephora for $25 (valued at $45; available in two sets of colors).

    These are our pick for best $$$ matte lipstick on BuzzFeed Reviews too!

    Promising review: "This lipstick stayed on well after Thanksgiving dinner. Through greens, beans, potatoes, tomatoes, chicken, lamb, ham YOU NAME IT. I wore the color Elson from the Lust mini lipstick trio and the formulation is super velvety and stays velvety, not like your typical matte lipsticks that dry out the lips. I only had to reapply seven hours later. This lipstick is the real deal, Holyfield." —Rubysinclair

    11. An external battery that'll be like giving yourself the gift of an always-charged smartphone for years to come.

    The phone-sized external battery, plugged into a phone, in a hand, and being put into a purse
    Amazon

    This has two USB ports to charge two devices at a time, and it holds enough juice to charge THREE iPhone 8s — so it's OK if they forget to charge *this* bb all the time too.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    Promising review: "This thing is amazing and I’d give it 20 stars If I could!! You will NOT be disappointed! My phone was at 48%, I plugged this in, and in 45 minutes it was up to 100% with plenty of charge left in the charger bank!! I plug it in at night after I use it and it’s fully recharged in a couple of hours — and it has awesome light to show you how much it’s charged. It’s flat and fits in my purse or pool bag perfectly. The quality is fantastic and better than any other bank I’ve owned!!" —shayk

    12. A dressy plaid cashmere-feel scarf so you can look put together while staying bundled up all fall and winter.

    The plaid scarf in black with red and white accents
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $12.98 (available in 28 colors).

    Promising review: "Looks just like the pictures. Beautiful color and super soft, like cashmere on your skin, which I love. It's medium-heavyweight so not too heavy and annoying and not too light where you would still be cold. Love this scarf and I have one in the neutral colors as well. Glad I purchased them and I can't believe I got them for under $10, great purchase." —Rhonda H.

    13. A spiral-bound compilation of 50 New York Times crossword puzzles, because you're basically obligated to complete these under a blanket...on the couch...while reclining at a 45-degree angle.

    The cover of the Will Shortz-edited book
    St Martin's Griffin

    These range from Monday to Friday puzzles, so you can choose your level of difficulty while hunkered down on the couch. And you know a mid-crossword nap is one of the best kinds of naps! You might even wake up knowing a few more answers.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    Promising review: "I got this for a shut-in who does the NY Times crossword puzzle faithfully. I was so happy to find this book for her. She was very happy to get it and said that it comes in handy late at night when she can't sleep. So glad I bought this!" —Dee Cee

    14. A pair of cushiony inserts that'll transform any pair of shoes into Uggs.

    The insoles
    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $19.95 (available in women's sizes 5–12). They're also available in men's sizes 7–15 for $19.95.

    Promising review: "Move from slippers to loafers to boots — cannot be without. Just bought a second pair and will probably get a third pair. I use them in my Ara loafers and sneakers, my well-worn Ugg slippers and boots, anytime I want to feel dreamy, soft comfort. They can be trimmed if needed, you know; and you can remove the existing insole to use as a pattern." —Frozenaddict

    15. A set of velvet scrunchies in a variety of jewel tones to keep your hair out of your face while dressing up your all-black-everything WFH outfits.

    The scrunchies in reds, pinks, blues, and greens
    Forever 21

    Get the set of eight from Forever 21 for $9.99.

    Promising review: "Fantastic quality! Nice vibrant colors. Perfect with any outfit!" —V.H.

    16. A ~breathable~ nail polish with color and treatment alllll rolled into one (it's infused with argan oil and vitamins B5 and C) so you can enjoy an at-home mani without worrying about chipping, flaking, or damage.

    The bottle of polish in a metallic bronze
    Orly

    Get them from Orly for $9.99 each (available in 73 colors).

    17. A lightweight and breathable sleep mask that won't weigh heavily on your nap plans. You might even forget you have this bb on. Reviewers note it's as soft as a T-shirt.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $8.48 (also available in black).

    Promising review: "This eye mask is fantastic! I love that it's cotton, so it's very comfortable and breathable. The back strap adjusts to fit your head so it stays put when you roll around at night, and there's a soft wire in the nose piece so that the mask can adjust to the shape of your nose to provide maximum blackout coverage. You can't beat the price for this eye mask — great quality and super comfy." —Paula

    18. A set of six eye makeup brushes housed in a dramatic glittery red bag so you can recreate all the stunning and colorful eye looks you've seen on TikTok — in the height of style.

    The brushes and case
    BH Cosmetics

    Get it from BH Cosmetics for $18.

    19. A jade rolling face massager that'll be like an at-home facial treatment, but for way less $$$. Pro tip: toss it in the fridge for a few minutes for a ~cooling boost~.

    The green double-sided roller
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $25.17 (available in green and pink).

    Promising review: "I'm totally obsessed with my jade roller. I waited a long time to buy one and have been following the witty company on Instagram for awhile. When they announced they were coming out with jade rollers I bought one immediately. The packaging was super cute and really informative, and the roller itself is gorgeous. The quality is great, I haven't run into any issues and I've been using it daily (over a month now) along my jaw to help relieve tension, it's a lifesaver." —Kit's Picks

    20. A sheet mask — FOR YOUR BUTT, because why should your face have all the fun? This bb'll moisturize and tone (hello aloe and chamomile), with one sheet for each cheek. 🍑

    The four masks with galaxy packaging
    Amazon

    They're available in four varieties:

    * Slap It (pictured; retexturing & detoxifying with caffeine)

    * Squeeze It (brightening & rejuvenating with citrus)

    * Shake It (firming & illuminating with marine algae)

    * Bite It (hydrating & toning with plant-based collagen)

    Get them from Amazon for $9.95 each.

    21. A set of cat gel roller pens that are A) stupid cute, B) work incredibly well, and C) waaay better than boring ol' pens.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $6.39+.

    Promising review: "These adorable pens are a hoot! I can now ensure the pen thieves stay away from my desk. The point is very fine. It writes smoothly with black ink. The colors, and the tiny faces are too cute. My favorite part is the little tail on the cap." —Amazon Customer

    22. Rainbow stainless-steel straws — they're not only environmentally-friendly, but simply darling. I love pretty, practical things, I sure do.

    Reviewer holding rainbow metallic reusable straws with a cleaning brush. There are both bent and straight straws.
    amazon.com

    Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $6.99.

    Each set comes with four bent straws, four straight straws, one cleaning brush, and a canvas pouch.

    Promising review: "Got them to eliminate the use of plastic straws for environmental purposes, and they’re great, I love them! They’re beautiful and feel very durable and honestly make my cold beverage taste crisper." —STINAXOXO

    23. A large sideways initial necklace you can pair with literally any outfit for a dainty but statement-making accent. I don't know how those two things go so well together, but they do.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+.

    Promising review: "This necklace is more pretty in person. I love the large size of the letter pendant, chain length, and how it's attached to the chain to give it a offset angle once you put it on. It looks really trendy and personalized once you match it with a cute outfit." —Erin Delancy

    24. A seasonal mug to get, like, NOW because Hallmark released their 2020 holiday movie preview and you need to be prepared for all the cheesy wonders ahead!

    Holiday themed mug with an old red truck and trees in the bed, with text that says, "This is my Hallmark Christmas Movie Watching Mug"
    Custom Curated Crafts / Etsy

    Get it from Custom Curated Crafts for $15.99+ (available in two sizes).

    I've been waiting for this glorious moment since January because nothing makes me feel cozier than curling up with coffee and binge-watching cheesy holiday movies!!! It's the best, don't fight me on this.

    Custom Curated Crafts is an Etsy shop based in Chicago.

    25. A suuuuper hydrating lip balm made with hyaluronic acid to moisturize, ceramides and squalane for protection from environmental aggressors, and wakame algae to plump up the appearance of lips. This = everything you'd want in a wintertime balm.

    Biossance

    Get it from Biossance for $18.

    Promising review: "It's really hydrating and gives you a very subtle plump. I saw changes in my chapped lips the very next day." —Maytheli M.

    26. Pumpkin pie sauce (UMM, yes please?!) so you can save some $$$ and make your own PSL in the comfort of your own home.

    Bottle of Torani's Pumpkin Spice sauce next to slices of pumpkin pie
    instagram.com

    Get it from Amazon for $13.94 (available in five sizes and seven flavors).

    Promising review: "I am thrilled with Torani's Pumpkin Pie SAUCE. I'm addicted to this particular flavor, and when I ran out of it for a few weeks I had to order a large one. I'll make sure never to run out again, because every morning I have a special treat when I drink my coffee. This actually tastes identical to the Dunkin' Donuts flavor that they only use during the autumn/Halloween time, but you have to remember to order the SAUCE, not the syrup. Big difference, I found." —Lizzy Tish

    27. Aaaand! a handheld milk foamer to give you cafe-quality lattes right in your kitchen. Saving money, drinking fancy — what is better than that??

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $7.21 (available in black and silver).

    Promising review: "This is the best thing since sliced bread! No need to spend a small fortune drinking lattes from overpriced venues. A bit of warmed milk, half and half, cream or dairy substitute, and I am my own successful barista. It takes only a few minutes to create your highly valued, frothy latte. It takes the same or sometimes less amount of time to clean it. I am in love with this frother. No need to pay for multiple, expensive attachments that you don’t need. Warm your dairy/nondairy source, add your spices, and froth away — light, heavy, just right. You make it your way, and for a lot less." —SMP

    28. A cleaning putty that will use its oh-so sticky powers to get in every nook and cranny of your ride to remove dust, dirt, and every McDonald's french fry crumb.

    Model using the putty to clean out an air vent
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    Promising review: "I was skeptical about this product, but it worked really well! Especially on the little crevices around the emergency brake and gear shift. I’d recommend this cleaning gel to everyone." —Panda H.

    29. Jibbitz — aka charms for your Crocs because your comfy, cozy cloud shoes (if you're a Croc owner, you know) can now be a reflection of your soul. Tell me a shoe that can do that.

    instagram.com, instagram.com

    Get a charm (aka a Jibbitz!) from Crocs starting at $3.99 each.

    And if you don't own a pair yet (you must, they are life changing!!!), browse their entire collection here.

    30. A Prison Mike car air freshener so bad smells stay far, far away from your BFF's ride...as well as the dementors. Yo, that really is the shizzle.

    An air freshener of Michael Scott from "The Office"
    fandomreads / Etsy

    Get it from fandomreads on Etsy for $5.99.

    Fandomreads is an Etsy shop based in Murphy, North Carolina and sells all the The Office merch of your dreams.

    31. A pair of on-trend sunnies because one can never own too many sunglasses. It's statistically impossible*.

    Diff Eyewear

    Get the Stevie pair (left) for $60 and the Lenox (right) for $105, both from Diff Eyewear.

    I know nothing about statistics, so do not quote me on that.

    Promising review: "There is no glare with these and they stay on great. I love the color!" —Brittany T.

    32. A skull ice mold, because why (WHY!!!) use boring ice cubes to chill your cocktail when you could be using THIS? Fancy, but make it dead.

    A skull-shaped ice cub in a whiskey glass
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95 (also available in a heart and alien head mold).

    Promising review: "These are awesome! Love to use these with friends when you have a few drinks. I would recommend filling these with purified water for a clear transparent skull. Look great and adds something different to your drinks." —Jesse

    33. A set of pyramid tea infusers you may never end up using, they're just that cute.

    instagram.com, instagram.com

    Get a 15-count box from Tea Forte for $19.50 (available in six flavors, plus other gift sets and flavors here).

    Promising review: "I received a sample gift box of Tea Forte teas at a local function. Within an hour of trying the white ginger pear tea I ordered about 100 tea pyramids for Christmas presents for all of my friends and family. It’s the best and the iced version is spectacular!!!" —Carrie K

    34. A ~bloody~ adorable garlic chopper even Dracula himself would approve of. This little cutie chops, minces, and dices to do all of the dirty work for ya. Thank you, Gracula!

    Gracula garlic chopper next to a piece of garlic bread
    buzzfeed.com

    Get it from Amazon for $17.20.

    Promising review: "I love fresh garlic but I HATE chopping it! I got this little vampire garlic crushed to do the job for me and he looks super cute sitting on my stove when not in use!" —mandy_mercury33

    35. A car vent dip clip so you can dip 👏 those 👏 fries 👏 without fumbling with the barbecue sauce and spilling it all over your car. May your commutes home be tolerable and filled with endless chicken nuggets.

    Two reviewer images of the clip, with one photo showing the clip attached to the car vent and a reviewer dipping fried chicken into barbecue sauce
    amazon.com / amazon.com

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $10.05 (available in three colors).

    Promising review: "Very useful! I love that the cup is removable so if you have one of those giant Chick-fil-A ketchup cups, it can sit within the holder without the added cup, but a smaller sauce like from Wendy’s can sit inside the additional cup so it won’t fall through." —catherine

    36. A chili powder palette featuring 12 chili powders from around the world that'll ~spice your their life and the people of the world.~

    A palette of spices that looks like a makeup eyeshadow palette, but each little container is filled with a different chili powder
    Marvling Bros. Ltc / Etsy

    Get it from Marvling Bros. Ltd on Etsy for $26.95+.

    The set comes with Carolina reaper, Bhut jolokia (ghost pepper), kashmiri, ancho grande, chipotle, guajillo, cayenne, habanero, de arbol, pasilla, Hungarian noble sweet paprika, and hot oak smoked paprika.

    Promising review: "Great packaging and came in a sweet bag. As soon as opened the smells were there and I can tell they will be flavourful when used. So happy and worth every penny. Partner loved as a bday present." —Kiran

    Marvling Bros. Ltd. is a UK-based Etsy shop. Be sure to check out the shop's home page for other fun gifts like this!

    37. A beyond comfortable boyshort with a spOOOoooktacular skeleton print, because the time to get in the Halloween sprit was yesterday.

    Black boyshorts for women with a black and white skeleton print
    MeUndies

    Get it from MeUndies for $18 (or $14 for members; available in XS-3XL and 18 prints).

    Promising review: "I kept seeing rave reviews in all the ads and I was skeptical, but I really do think that they're the most comfortable underwear ever." —Tina T

    38. And a set of blue bandana-print face masks so you can continue to grow your adorable collection.

    Three masks in different bandana style prints
    Gap

    Get a set of three from Gap for $15 (available in 17 print/pattern sets).

    Promising review: "These are the most comfortable masks I've found! Usually I have issues with tightness around my ears throughout the day but not with these masks! They fit perfectly and was really well." —Layne

    Type Of Fit: Elastic Ear Loops

    Pocket For Filter: No

    Fabric Type: Cotton

    Shipping Time: Immediately

    Ahhh, the holidays have arrived early.

    NBC

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