Men often say their wives are tough to buy for, but as one of them, I promise, it’s easier than you think. We love all kinds of little thoughtful things that let us know you actually care – and none of them should involve cooking or cleaning. Since women are constantly told that good things come in small packages, your wife’s Christmas stocking gives you the perfect opportunity to prove that it’s true. That’s why we’re here to help you with your mini-sized holiday conundrum with a list of fun, sweet, special, cute and romantic gift ideas for women that will make your wife swoon, smile and perhaps shed a sentimental tear or two. These might even get you a few extra smooches under the mistletoe (or wherever) if you do it up right.
Because great Christmas gifts for your wife come in all sizes, these smaller options will be all the more meaningful for the thought you put into them. Check out our recommendations for the Top 5 Best Stocking Stuffers for Wives.
1. Best Stocking Stuffers for Wives: Rejuvelle – Essential Oil Ultra Lush Handmade Spa Bomb Fizzies.
Fizzy and fun, this deluxe set of six ultra lush bath bombs will make her feel super-pampered. Handmade, with essential oil aromatherapy blends, plus cocoa butter and shea butter, these luxurious bath bombs will leave even the driest skin soft, supple and moisturized. The aromatherapy mixtures are great for boosting energy and making her feel good both day and night. Special bombs include:
*Yoga Sunrise, with lemon, lime, orange and bergamot oils
*Garden of the Gods featuring lavender, geranium and lime oils
*Sinus Congestion Relief with eucalyptus, peppermint, lavender, pine and cypress oils
*Pink Energizing Grapefruit containing grapefruit essential oil
*Stressed Moms featuring lavender, marjoram and ylang oils
*Vanilla Surprise with vanilla essential oil
Surprise her the day after Christmas by drawing her a luxurious bath, putting some romantic music on your mini-speaker, and delivering a glass of bubbly to celebrate the love of your life.
Price: $26.95 (51 percent off MSRP)
2. Best Stocking Stuffers for Wives: Sterling Silver Black and White Diamond Angel Wings Pendant Necklace
Diamonds can be a guy’s best friend…if he’s smart enough to buy them for his wife. This beautiful necklace is the perfect way to say she’s your angel. Cast in shimmering sterling silver, set with sparkling black and white diamonds, this necklace feels luxurious without breaking the bank. At 59 percent off the list price, it’s a terrific buy, meaning you can afford a second stocking stuffer for your wife to go along with it. Consider adding a black and white diamond ring to the ensemble or some sparkly angel wing earrings (or both.)
Price: $179.56 (59 percent off MSRP)
3. Best Stocking Stuffers for Wives: Saferin® Soft Luxurious Cashmere Pashmina Wrap
Nothing tops off your sweetheart’s Christmas stocking like a gorgeous, red Pashmina. Made from 70 percent cashmere and 30 percent wool, this beautiful shawl will envelope her in cozy warmth and style. Soft, silky and amazingly light, she’ll want to wrap, tie or drape her new signature style-statement and wear it everywhere. Don’t worry if red’s not her favorite color. This beauty comes in many color options from grey to purple to rosy pink. Get her a cashmere hat and cozy cashmere gloves to go with. To help her create that fashion worthy look with her wrap, share this step-by-step guide to perfectly wrapping, tying and twisting scarves for a wide variety of looks.
Price: $55.99 (53 percent off MSRP)
4. Best Stocking Stuffers for Wives: Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment SPF 15 Sugar Coral Tint
If you love to kiss her beautiful lips, but you hate wearing her lipstick afterward, Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment is the perfect stocking stuffer for both of you. This delicate lip balm offers a tantalizing hint of color and a sweet tasting finish. Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment, with SPF 15, blends reparative oils and waxes with real sugar, a natural humectant, for delectable and dependable moisture. Sweet and tart black currant oil, rich in plumping essential fatty acids, cushions the lips while antioxidant grapeseed polyphenols and vitamins A, C, and E provide protection from wrinkle-causing free radicals. It might seem a little spendy, but she’s worth it, right? For a more delectable selection of colors you could get her a Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment seven stick sampler. If you’re not sure about her best lip colors, just buy one or two options like Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment in Rose. If you think she’d rather go color free, get her the Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment Advanced Therapy.
5. Best Stocking Stuffers for Wives: Kate Spade New York Wallet
For a perfect surprise on Christmas morning, slide this vivid red Kate Spade New York wallet into your wife’s Christmas stocking. Made from soft, supple, textured leather, it features zip around styling with the Kate Spade logo nameplate on the front and an open slip pocket on the back. The interior is leather and fabric, with 12 card slots, multiple full-length bill compartments and a center zippered coin compartment. If you want to hit a real home run with your woman, put an Amazon gift card inside her new wallet and put a matching Kate Spade New York leather purse under the Christmas tree.
Price: $107.93 (26 percent off MSRP)
Need more help finding great holiday gifts? Visit our Gifts page for thoughtfully curated gift guides, or check out our Toys page for gift ideas for your kids.