Stocking stuffers can be hard to find. We want something that the person will enjoy, but some items are just too big for our stockings! What are our options? Spend money on a bigger stocking or get some helpful ideas online? I would say you are off to a good start!
Here is a quick list of some good choices and if these are too specific you can still get a good idea on what perfect stocking stuffer to get for that sports fan of yours!
1. Sports Illustrated Subscription
This is a must give to any sports fan and perfect for a stocking stuffer! SI covers many different sports including NFL, NBA, soccer, tennis, and more. There is even a Sports Illustrated made specifically for kids called SI Kids. This leaves a perfect sports bonding opportunity between you and your child without the stress of adult content in a magazine! These come as weekly issues and for 28 of these amazing reads you only spend $26.00! That is two entire magazines free!
2. Premium Sports Pennants
These are great on your wallet and make for great decorative pieces on the walls! Most pennants can range from $10.00- $30.00 depending on the size you would like to gift. Wal-Mart, specifically online, can be a great place to find these cheap stocking stuffers!
3. Super Bowl XLV Champions – Green Bay Packers
Is there a Packers fan in the home or a fan of Cinderella stories? If so this is a very fitting stocking stuffer! Any sports fan can appreciate a DVD copy of their favorite Super Bowl game and the 45th Super Bowl game is one to treasure! It had been over a decade that the Packers had won a Super Bowl and at their stand they were going against one of the toughest defense teams known; the Steelers. This DVD package not only includes the game, but highlights of the season and information on the players. Under $20.00 this can be found at your local Barnes and Noble or at Barnesandnoble.com.
4. Paintball Rounds
Ammo as a stocking stuffer? You heard right! This makes for a perfect gift for your family paintballer! This is not only fitting for a stocking stuffer, but also very helpful to the one you are gifting to! Ammo can run out, but by placing this in the stocking they have 200 Rounds of 11 MM paintballs! This is extremely generous and will only cost $7.00-$13.00 at your local sports store. Sportsauthority.com also has these prices! A perfect AND useful gift!
5. ‘A League of Their Own‘
This classic DVD is a must have for any sports fan! During World War II most men were not able to play baseball as they were overseas fighting. In 1943 as response to the lack of baseball, the All-American Girls’ Professional Baseball League for formed. This DVD creates a story line of the very first season including the ups and downs of the team with their estranged coach played by Tom Hanks. Numerous award winning actors such as Madonna, Geena Davis, Rosie O’Donnell and more create an absolutely fantastic cast in this historical and hilarious film!
6. Swoosh Flex Cap
Everyone should have the classic cap to match their favorite team! College, professional, even high school teams all need to show team spirit! Show your support with this wonderful stocking stuffer!
7.’The Blind Side’
Michael Oher was a young and poor man living on the streets. It wasn’t until a wealthy family took him in that his athletic abilities were realized. In this true story Michael is given a second chance at life. He goes from becoming a nearly homeless man and becomes the first pick at the NFL draft! The Blind Side takes the viewer through this young man’s challenging life up until his dreams come true. This is a wonderful and meaningful gift to give at a listing price of 9.99 online at baresandnoble.com.
8. Jump Rope
It’s the small gifts that matter! Do you have a young athletic one at home? This is a great gift! Even in winter kids love to jump! This gift will keep them busy and give them a great workout! Beyond perfect for that young sports fan and can be found for under $15.00!
9. Fleece Ear Warmer
Give the gift that can be used over and over! Ear warmers are a great help during the winter and even better when they have a favorite team on them! From NFL to NCAA, any team can be found! Sportsunlimitedinc.com has a variety to choose from for only $9.99!
10. Gift Card
We’ve all gone for it; the last resort! But don’t make this an awful gift! Gift card can be just as perfect as any gift! Don’t just pick up a gift card from any store. Get the gift card from your local sports store! This becomes quite handy for your sports fan and can be great on your wallet as you decide the amount!