50 Best Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Babies - Unique Gifter

50 Best Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Babies

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Sometimes it’s tough figuring out stocking stuffer ideas for babies. After all, they don’t really understand Christmas and can’t exactly open their own gifts. But that doesn’t mean babies should be left out of the festivities, especially when you have older kids at home.

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Cute and Practical Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Babies

A lot of these ideas are perfect stocking stuffers for baby’s first Christmas or are practical gift ideas for babies. After all, if they don’t understand Christmas, you might as well add things they need to their stocking.

NUK Orthodontic Pacifier Value Pack, Boy, 0-6 Months (Pack of 3)


If your baby is obsessed with their pacifier Christmas is a great opportunity to add to the always shrinking collection. Santa knows what baby loves!

Nerdy Christmas Onesie

Baby onesies are usually small enough to fit into a stocking! Pick up a cute (or nerdy) Christmas themed one to tuck inside so baby can wear it Christmas day.

Luvable Friends baby girls Cozy Fleece Booties Slipper Sock, Light Pink Dark Pink, 6-12 Months Infant US

Soft Booties

Keep baby’s toes warm all winter long with a soft pair of booties. If they’re starting to stand or walk, get some with grips so they don’t slip.

First Christmas Ornament

Baby’s first Christmas ornaments are great keepsakes that you can pass down to baby when they grow up and move out. Even better, start a tradition giving an ornament in their stocking each year. 

Munchkin® Float & Play Bubbles™ Baby and Toddler Bath Toy, 4 Count

Bath Toys

Even if the baby is small, they won’t be long before they’re all about playing in the bath. Make it even more fun by slipping some cute bath toys into baby’s stocking for Christmas.

Pacifier Clip

These are a lifesaver if you have a baby who’s always losing their pacifier. No more searching around as baby screams while you look for the misplaced soother.

earhead Babyprints Christmas Ornament, Baby's First Christmas Holiday Keepsake, Newborn Handprint or Footprint Clay Kit, Easy No-Bake DIY Clay Impression, Gender-Neutral Christmas Baby Gift

Ornament Kit

This is a great stocking stuffer idea for a baby and their parents! Make your own keepsake ornament so everyone can look back on baby’s first Christmas and remember how tiny they were.

Hair Accessories

Just because they’re a baby doesn’t mean they don’t want to glam it up on Christmas too! Hair accessories are perfect stocking stuffers for babies.

Baby Touch and Feel Merry Christmas

Little Books

Little board books fit perfectly into most stockings and babies love them. It’s never too early to start reading to your kids!

Bloobloomax Baby Rattles Toys for 0-12 Month, Infant Girl Boy Toys for Babies 3-6 Months, Newborn Hand & Foot Toys for 0 to 9 Months, Baby Shower Gifts Set with Wrist Rattle Socks

Baby Toy Socks

These socks are not only cute, but they are also hours of entertainment for a baby who’s recently discovered they, in fact, have feet. The toys have textures, bright colors, and rattle to keep baby entertained.

Baby Holiday Socks and Hats or Headbands with Bows for Christmas, Age 0-6 Months – 2 Piece Sets (My 1st Christmas)

First Christmas Set

Baby’s first Christmas is something to celebrate! Pick up this little hat and bootie set as a stocking stuffer for babies and then they can wear it all day.

Aveeno Baby Welcome Little One Gift Basket, Baby Skincare Set with Baby Body Wash & Shampoo, Calming Bath Wash, All Over Baby Wipes, & Daily Moisturizing Lotion, 5 Items

Bath Supplies

Lotion, bubble bath, soap, shampoo, and all those other things a baby needs day-to-day are great stocking stuffer ideas for babies.

Christmas Outfit

How cute is this? You can even personalize it with the baby’s name.

Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Baby Learning Toy, Puppy's Remote Pretend TV Control with Music and Lights for Ages 6+ Months

Remote Control Toy

Babies love playing with anything they can’t have or that has buttons, like the remote control. Get them their own so they stop trying to get at the real thing… Hopefully.

RATIVE Non Skid Anti Slip Cotton Crew Baby Babies Infant Infants Socks for Boy Boys 6-9 6 9 12 Month Months Old With Walker Grip Grippers (6-12 Months,12-pairs/RB-71218)


Socks are a good stocking stuffer idea for any age, but baby socks have a distinct way of disappearing. (Check your washing machine filter, by the way.) Don’t waste time looking for that one missing sock and just buy a few more pairs.

Gerber Snacks for Baby Arrowroot Biscuits, 5.5 Ounce Pouch (Pack of 4)

Baby Snacks

Snacks in stockings is kind of a Christmas tradition for many people. But since you can’t put treats in baby’s stocking add something they can eat: baby-friendly snacks.

Baby Moccasins

Babies need soft shoes before they can walk and these handmade moccasins are perfect. Plus they’re super cute and will go with any outfit!

Bright Starts Grab & Spin Baby Rattle & BPA-Free Teether Toy, Ages 3 Months+

Rattle Toy

There’s a reason rattles have been the classic baby toy since forever! They’re a great first toy and perfectly sized to fit in a stocking.

Tag Crinkle Blanket

Babies love these little crinkle blankets! The ribbon acts like tags, which for some reason babies love to play with.

Munchkin® Fresh Food Feeder, Coral/Purple, 2 count (Pack of 1)

Food Feeder

When a baby is ready for self-feeding, but not quite able to chew a variety of foods these are a lifesaver. You put food inside and baby can gum it down without a choking risk.

Mitten Clips

How do babies manage to get their mittens off so easily? Regardless, this will save many trips back through the parking lot to pick up a lost mitten.

iProven Thermometer for Adults Forehead and Ear - Fever Alarm, 1 Second Reading, Color Temperature Indicator, 20 Readings Memory Recall, Medical Thermometer for Adults Kids and Babies - DMT-489

Temporal Thermometer

Trying to take a sick baby’s temperature with an under the arm or even ear thermometer isn’t much of a good time. A temporal thermometer just needs to be pressed to baby’s forehead which is going to make everyone’s life so much easier.

Fisher-Price Pretend Food Baby Toys Taco Tuesday Gift Set of 3 Rattle Crinkle Clacker Sensory Toys for Newborns

Taco Tuesday Toy Set

There won’t be many things in your life that are cuter than watching baby chew on this stuffed taco set.

Santa Booties

Such a cute way to keep those baby toes warm in the cold winter weather. Plus they’re festive, perfect for Christmas and as a stocking stuffer.

Sprout Organic Baby Food, Stage 2 Pouches, Homestyle Veg Pear & Chicken Broth, Butternut Carrot Apple & Beef Broth Variety Pack, 3.5 Oz (Pack of 12)

Baby Food

This is a great stocking stuffer for older babies! If you’re looking for something to fill out a stocking, stick some pouches of baby food in.

Hat Gift Set

These super soft sets would be a perfect stocking stuffer for a brand new baby. They’re made of wool and alpaca yarn for a super soft texture.

Nuby Soothing Teething Mitten with Hygienic Travel Bag, Grey, 1 Count (Pack of 1)

Teething Mittens

Instead of gnawing on their hands baby can chew on these teething mittens to help soothe those upcoming pearly whites.

Simple Joys by Carter's Baby Holiday Fleece Footed Sleep and Play, Pack of 2, Red Santa/White Penguin, 3-6 Months

Christmas Pjs

It’s nice how tiny baby clothes can easily be rolled up and used as stocking stuffer ideas for babies! Pjs are always nice for baby (let’s be real, they wear them all day long) so pick out a cute pair to add to baby’s stocking.

Bearington Baby 1st Christmas, 5.5 Inch Teddy Bear Plush Stuffed Animal, Soft Baby Rattles and Plush Rings

First Christmas Rattle

Get baby a toy that also celebrates this special occasion: their first Christmas! This classic rattle is easy for baby to hold and shake.

Disney Baby Minnie Hair Brush and Wide Tooth Comb Set

Brush and Comb Set

Even though they don’t have much hair babies still need to have it brushed or combed. A cute set like this is a perfect stocking stuffer idea.

Chunky Teething Rattle

This isn’t just cute, it’s also made out of food-grade silicone and beechwood so it’s super safe for baby to chew on.

Bearington Baby Lil' Reindeer Snuggler, 15 Inch Christmas Plush Stuffed Animal Security Blanket Lovey for Babies

Santa Lovey

This little Santa lovey is perfectly sized for baby to hold and snuggle with. It’s also perfectly sized to fit in a baby’s stocking.

My First Christmas Baby Girl Outfit, 3-6 Months Christmas Tree Print Long Sleeve Romper + Pants + Hat 3Pcs Outfit Set

My First Christmas Outfit

The stocking is a great opportunity to tuck in a cute first Christmas outfit for baby to wear. That way it’s opened first and you can put it on baby while you enjoy the rest of the festivities.

Maiwa 10-Pack Dinosaur Bandana Bibs for Baby Boys for Drooling Feeding and Teething

Bandanna Bibs

These bibs are practical, but also really cute. Baby can wear them all the time with different outfits which is perfect when they’re teething and drooling. Trust me on this one.

Pickle & Pumpkin Pack and Play Sheets - Premium 2 Pack Mini Crib Sheets Fitted for Pack N Play Mattress & Playard Mattress - Buttery Soft Organic Cotton - Safe & Snug Jersey Knit Woodland Sheet Set

Crib Sheets

If you unwrap and jelly roll them crib sheets should fit inside most stockings. They’re a great, practical stocking stuffer for a baby!

Bear Hat

It’s winter themed, instead of Christmas, so you won’t feel weird wearing it on baby until spring.

Home Alone Onesie

Who can resist a baby onesie with this classic Home Alone quote on it? It’s even styled like a holiday sweater, so cute.

Tylenol Infants Liquid Pain Relief & Fever Medicine, Oral Suspension, Acetaminophen for Sore Throat, Headache & Teething, Pain Reliever & Fever Reducer for Kids; Cherry Flavor, 2 Fl. Oz.; Pack of 1


Yep, it’s cold and flu season. Also, babies seem to always be miserable from teething. Throw some medicine into their stocking so you have some extra around the house.

Nuby Ice Gel Teether Keys

Freezeable Teether

Teething hurts! Teething toys, like this set of keys, that can go in the freezer can be a real lifesaver with a teething baby.

Premium Muslin Baby Swaddle Blankets (4 Pack) | Large 47 x 47 inch | Grey and Mint | 100% Cotton Muslin Newborn Infant Swaddling Blanket Wrap | Unisex

Swaddle Blankets

A great stocking stuffer for newborns! These swaddle blankets are not only stylish, but they’re also really practical for keeping young babies happy.

Deer Rattle

Who doesn’t love cute, handmade baby toys? These rattles are irresistible and are perfect for baby’s Christmas stocking.

KIDS PREFERRED Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer On The Go Teether Book, Soft Crinkle, Mirror, Christmas Holiday Toy, Boys & Girls 0 and up, 5 Inches

Rudolf Soft Book

This is a perfect first book for babies! They can chew on it, feel the textures, and you can read the Christmas themed pages to your little one.

Flappy the Elephant Stuffed Animal Plush

There is nothing more adorable than a stuffed animal sticking out of a stocking. 

HIPHOP PANDA Hooded Towel - Rayon Made from Bamboo, Bath Towel with Bear Ears for Newborn, Babie, Toddler, Infant - Absorbent Large Baby Towel - Bear, 30 x 30 Inch

Hooded Towels

These are so practical to have on hand to dry off baby and cute enough to add to a stocking. They’re thin, too, which means they should fit nicely.

Christmas Cloth Diaper

If you cloth diaper Christmas is a great excuse to add to the stash! This holiday themed diaper cover is so cute and perfect for baby’s stocking.

N'Ice Caps Baby Toddler Mittens Kids 2 Pairs Fleece Gloves Winter Warm Sherpa Lined Pack (Black/Navy Pack - Infant No Thumbs, 6-18 Months)

Warm Mittens

December is the start of freezing cold temperatures in most places so it’s probably not a bad idea to stick some mittens in baby’s stocking, even if you already have some. 

upsimples Baby Swaddle Blanket Unisex Swaddle Wrap Soft Silky Muslin Swaddle Blankets Neutral Receiving Blanket for Boys and Girls, 47 x 47 inches, Set of 4 - Fox/Elephant/Giraffe/Dinosaur

Swaddle Blankets

A great stocking stuffer for newborns! These swaddle blankets are not only stylish, they’re really practical for keeping young babies happy. 

Deer Rattle

Who doesn’t love cute, handmade baby toys? These rattles are irresistible and are perfect for baby’s Christmas stocking.

Simple Joys by Carter's Unisex Babies' Washcloth Set, Pack of 10, White, Elephants/Dots, One Size

Wash Cloths

A practical stocking stuffer idea for babies, washcloths always come in handy and are only going to become more invaluable as baby grows.

BIG ELEPHANT Unisex Baby 1 Piece Warm Christmas Long Sleeve Romper Pajama with Hat 6-12 Months, Red

Santa Outfit

Is it really Christmas if there isn’t a baby wearing a Santa outfit? This adorable set can be squished into a stocking easily and will be so, so cute for Christmas day.

Macrame Teething Ring

For the bohemian baby (or family), this macrame teething ring is super cute and stylish, but also practical. 

Now that you have plenty of stocking stuffer ideas for babies it’s time to get your Christmas shopping done! Let’s just hope the baby doesn’t cry or sleep through all the holiday action!

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