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50 Clutter-Free Stocking Stuffers for Minimalists

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Ah Christmas – the time where we celebrate by giving each other loads and loads and loads of things. Many things – the anti-thesis to minimalists, who put deliberate thought into which things they do and do not own. That’s why I love these stocking stuffers for minimalists; they’re all clutter free while sill being fun and practical.

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Whether you are a minimalist yourself, looking to eschew the overwhelming quantities of stuff often associated with Christmas, or you are gift buying for a minimalist, we’ve got your back. Here are over fifty clutter-free stocking stuffers to help you bridge the gap between celebrating a holiday with its traditions and filling your home with worldly possessions.

This is one piece of our gift guide for minimalists, aiming at a particularly troublesome spot: stocking stuffers!

Please visit our lists of Stocking Stuffer Ideas For Adults &  the Most Incredible Stocking Stuffer ideas for literally everyone on your list, if you don’t find what you need here! 

Clutter-Free Stocking Stuffers for Minimalists

Cause the last thing they need is “stuff.”

Starbucks Gift Card $50

Coffee Shop Gift Card

Not just avoiding clutter, a coffee shop gift card is an excuse to spend time with a friend.

Sereniseed Certified Organic Herb Seeds (10-Pack) – Non GMO, Heirloom – Seed Starting Video - Basil, Cilantro, Oregano, Thyme, Parsley, Lavender, Chives, Sage, Dill Seeds for Indoor & Outdoor Planting

Gardening Seeds

Garden seeds are practical and encourage dreaming about summer in the midst of winter. We also have more gift ideas for herbalists here

Bachan's Japanese Barbecue Sauce 3 Pack - 1 Original, 1 Hot and Spicy, 1 Citrus Yuzu, BBQ Sauce for Wings, Chicken, Beef, Pork, Seafood, Noodles, and More. Non GMO, No Preservatives, Vegan, BPA free

Gourmet BBQ Sauce

Gourmet BBQ will be put to good use and there are hundreds of amazing choices out there.

Cholula Hot Sauce 5 fl oz Variety Pack (Great Hot Sauce Lover Gift Set), 6 count

Hot Sauce

Looking to spice up their life a little bit? Find a hot sauce with an entertaining name for their stocking.

Pop Weaver Extra Butter Microwave Popcorn, 24ct

Microwave Popcorn

This is one of my favourite-ever stocking stuffers... I am a popcorn addict. This is another clutter-free stocking stuffer – once it’s consumed, it’s gone! A whole box will give you stocking fillers for many people!

Lindt Classic Recipe Milk Chocolate Bar, 4.4 Ounce, Packaging May Vary

Chocolate Bar

Does this delicious idea need more explaining? Look for organic and fair trade to make this an even better gift.

Minimalist Earrings

It’s not always the most practical gift but earrings are compact enough that even an avid minimalist can keep a decent-sized collection. These ones are also minimalistic in style for a modern look.

Nature Valley Granola Bars, Sweet and Salty Nut, Cashew, 1.2 oz, 6 ct (Pack of 6)

Granola Bars

Be ready for tobogganing, skiing and generally adventuring by restocking everyone’s granola bar supplies.

Green Jay Gourmet Cherry Salsa - Cherry-Flavored Fruit Salsa - Medium Heat Picante Salsa - Gourmet Salsa Dip - No Preservatives - Gluten-Free, MSG-Free, Small Batch Natural Salsa Sauce - 2 x 17 Ounces


More delicious consumables to fill up a minimalist’s stocking this year.

Kimberly-clark Corp 11975 Kleenex White Facial Tissue (Pack of 16)

Mini Kleenex

Another great consumable that’s perfect for wallets and cars.

OTO Money Clip for Men,RFID Blocking Carbon Fiber Wallet,Minimalist Slim Wallet with Front Pocket,Aluminum Metal Credit Card Holder

Money Clip Wallet

Minimalism extends to all areas of life including keeping a clutter free wallet. These are great for folks who don’t keep a lot of cards (hello digital wallets!) and need just a little room for carrying cash.

SOJOS Small Square Polarized Sunglasses for Men and Women Polygon Mirrored Lens SJ1072 Gold Frame/Grey Lens


You really can’t go wrong with sunglasses since even the most avid minimalist will appreciate having an extra pair or two to leave in the car or take on vacation.

5-Star Aluminum Portable External Solid State Drive SSD 2TB, Read up to 500MB/s, USB-C, USB A 3.2 Gen 2, Waterproof, Dustproof (IP68), Shockproof, Pressure Resistant

Portable Hard Drive

This is one of my favorite stocking stuffers for minimalists because it’s so practical! If they reduce clutter by keeping things digital this is an additional storage option and great backup for important documents and photots.

Canvas Tote Bag

Tote bags are all-purpose making them a practical gift for a minimalist. They can easily be rolled up and stucked into a stocking too.

Crest Pro-Health HD Toothpaste, Teeth Whitening and Healthier Mouth via Daily Two-Step System


We all go through toothpaste, making it a perfect stocking stuffer. This will definitely get used up throughout the year, so no clutter left behind!

All Natural Paleo Spices ALL-PURPOSE Set - No MSG, No Artificial Preservatives And Gluten Free - Perfect For Grilling, Baking, Roasting, Sauteing - 4 Pack Blend - By The Cave Gourmet


The shelf life of spices is surprisingly short – renew the collection this year by putting spices into stockings.

Trident Sugar Free Gum (Spearmint, 18-Piece, 12-Pack)


Gum is a great treat for a lot of people – especially for kids. If they don’t like gum thendelicious mints are a practical idea too.

Amazon Brand - Happy Belly Tropical Trail Mix, 1 pound (Pack of 2)

Trail Mix

Trail mix will be perfect for your upcoming snowshoe adventures or movie nights in.

Bulletproof Original Medium Roast Ground Coffee, 12 Ounces, 100% Arabica Coffee Sourced from Central and South America


Will you have Bailey’s ready to go for Christmas morning? It pairs well with a gift of coffee beans!

Taylors of Harrogate Assorted Specialty Teas Box , 48 count (Pack of 1)


Sip on some tea and enjoy the holidays.

Pantry Labels

Part of why people are drawn to minimalism is because it’s so easy to stay organized. Help them take things one step further in their minimalistic pantry with these simple labels.

Tipi Toe Women's 20 Pairs Colorful Patterned Low Cut/No Show Socks WL07-AB


Raise your hand if you never lose a pair of socks to holes during the year. No one? New socks are practical and also in keeping with minimalist stocking stuffers!

Scunci, No Damage Elastic Hair Ties, Blonde

Hair Elastics / Bobby Pins

Hair elastics and bobby pins also have a tendency to disappear and break throughout the year.

[4-Packs] Cord Holder Clips Cable Management Cord Organizer Clips Self Adhesive for Desktop organizing USB Charger Cable PC Office Home Car Desk Nightstand,12-Pcs Reusable Cable Ties Straps

Cord Organizers

Taming the chaos is a big theme in minimalism. As much as we’d love them not to, electronics come with a host of cords.

ChicoBag VITA Reusable Shopping Bag with Attached Pouch and Carabiner Clip, Compact, Designer Shoulder Tote, Boysenberry

Compact Reusable Bag

Keep clutter out of the house by never needing a plastic bag. Reusable bags that fold up into a tiny pocket fit into handbags, cars and jacket pockets easily, so you always have one on hand.

Hydro Flask Water Bottle - Stainless Steel & Vacuum Insulated - Wide Mouth with Leak Proof Flex Cap - 18 oz, Cobalt

Water Bottle

Eliminate the junky water bottles collected with free logos and get one, good quality bottle per person.

KRAVE All Natural Beef Jerky, Sea Salt - Protein Packed Snacks Roasted for Maximum Flavor - 100% Grass Fed Beef - Gluten Free - 2.7 Ounce (Pack of 8)


Delicious! Plus, there are all sorts of fun types out there now, like bison jerky.

Moleskine Classic Notebook, Hard Cover, Large (5' x 8.25') Ruled/Lined, Black, 240 Pages


The classic notebook, simple with clean lines, to hold all of their thoughts and dreams.

DI ORO Silicone Spatula - 600°F Heat-Resistant Rubber Kitchen Spatula for Baking, Scraping, & Mixing - BPA Free Nonstick Cookware Safe Flexible Utensil for Cooking - Seamless & Dishwasher Safe (Black)

Heat Resistant Spatula

They can toss out the old, crumbling, melted spatulas when they get a brand new, heat resistant one in their stocking this Christmas.

Montsho Publishers Adjustable Measuring Spoon, Conversion Chart and Apron!

Adjustable Measuring Spoon

Why have five measuring spoons when you can get by with one or two that are adjustable?

Humbee Cuisine Pro 8-Inch Chef Knife High Carbon Stainless Steel Razor-Sharp Blade Comfortable Grip Dishwasher Safe NSF Certified

Chef’s Knife

THE culinary tool that everyone needs.

First Aid Only 59695 Clean & Protect Everyday Emergency First Aid Kit for Home, Work and Travel, 175 Pieces

Mini First Aid Kit

A mini survival kit is a clutter-free way to be prepared for the unexpected.

Shirayuki Japanese Kitchen Cloth KYO-YUZEN. Made Layered Fine Mesh Cloth. Dish wipe, table wipe, hand wipe. Made in Japan (Blue, meow meow)

Japanese Furoshiki Wrapping Cloth

Furoshiki wrapping cloths are a wonderful invention, eliminating the waste and clutter of wrapping paper during the holidays. They come in dozens of styles and designs, so you can find the ones that suit you best.

Tile Mate 1-Pack. Black. Bluetooth Tracker, Keys Finder and Item Locator for Keys, Bags and More; Up to 250 ft. Range. Water-Resistant. Phone Finder. iOS and Android Compatible.

Tile Tracker

Do you know someone who has a habit of misplacing their keys or their wallet? A key finder is the perfect way to solve that problem for good.

Casio Men's MQ24-1E Black Resin Watch


Time for a new, long lasting time piece? They make an excellent stocking filler, too.

Google Nest Learning Thermostat - Programmable Smart Thermostat for Home - 3rd Generation Nest Thermostat - Works with Alexa - Stainless Steel

Nest Thermostat

Nest thermostats take science and technology to the unsexy things that affect our every day. These thermostats can be infinitely programmed, learn, and can be controlled from your smart phone.

Fitbit Versa 3 Health & Fitness Smartwatch with GPS, 24/7 Heart Rate, Alexa Built-in, 6+ Days Battery, Pink/Gold, One Size (S & L Bands Included)

Fit Bit

Watch, fitness tracker, sleep tracker and bracelet all in one, this is a very handy piece of wearable tech.

Beer Loft Magnets for your Refrigerator Beer Bottle Storage (Grey)

Bottle Loft

For those who wish their fridge was more organized, a bottle loft is the perfect gift. Use this magnetic strip to hold jars and bottles up off the shelf, stuck to the top of your fridge.

Everusely Mini 3x1.5oz Leakproof Salad Dressing Container To Go, Stainless Steel Small Condiment Containers with Lids, For Lunch Box,Dressing Cups with Lids,Dip Containers,Sauce Cups

Mini Lunch Container

These lunch containers are perfect for storing things in your fridge and using up leftovers for your packed lunch.

The Fellowship of the Ring: Book One in The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

Audible Subscription

Audible is a perfect minimalist gift – it leaves no trace! Audible is the audiobook platform developed by Amazon, turning commutes and time at the gym into reading opportunities.

Chap-Ice Assorted Lip Balm, 0.15 Ounce (Pack of 24)

Lip Chap

Whether you opt for Burt’s Bees or a bulk pack to give to everyone, it’s an affordable stocking stuffer idea that’s also practical.

JA-RU Fake Lottery Ticket Scratch Tickets (5 Tickets / 1 Pack) Pranking Toys for Friend and Family Scratcher Jokes and Gag Winning Tickets Surprise. 1381-1A

Lottery Tickets

Know what a perfect minimalist gift is? Cash. Come close with some lottery tickets.

Bottle of Wine

Bottle of Wine

This is a consumable that I can really get behind. PLUS, one bottle of wine will fill up most of a stocking, so you can keep to a minimalist number of gifts!

Proraso Shaving Cream, Sensitive Skin, 5.2 Oz, 1 Count

Shaving Cream

Try a good quality shaving cream on for size this year, or refill with a brand you know they love and use.

sodastream 60 L Co2 Carbonator, No Exchange or Gift Card. Quick Connect ONLY (Only works with Soda Stream machines that use Quick Connect)

Soda Stream Cannister

The absolute highlight of purchasing a soda stream, for me, has been not carrying the heavy club soda bottles home from the store, keeping them on hand, then taking them to the recycling depot. All of that storage, hassle and mess eliminated thanks to a soda stream!

Minimalist Shirt

Minimalist Shirt

If you want to fill up a big stocking quickly a t-shirt is always my go-to. Love this minimalist design!

Reusable K Cups for Keurig 2.0 & 1.0 - Pack of 4 (Purple) - Easy to Clean - Keurig Compatible Reusable Coffee Pods by Delibru (NOT FOR KEURIG SUPREME COFFEE MAKER)

Reusable K Cups

Eliminate the waste of making too much coffee and of making oodles of mess by purchasing reusable k-cups. They also let you enjoy your favourite fancy coffee brands.

Fownes Women's Cashmere Lined Black Conductive Lambskin Leather Gloves 7/M

Conductive Leather Gloves

Combine fashion and function with conductive leather gloves. The fingertips on leather gloves do not generally let you work your smart phone, but these gloves are treated, so they will keep you warm, stylish and still able to text.

With over fifty inspiring clutter-free minimalist stocking stuffer ideas, there’s more than enough things to help you fill a minimalist’s Christmas stocking but not leave them wishing they weren’t gifted with all sorts of “stuff” that they would rather not have. And if you need more, we got you

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