Stocking Stuffer Guide 2019: A Grownups Wish List

The child in me never outgrew a love of small things. My tastes however, did mature. Were Santa still inclined to fill a stocking for me, heres what Id wish for.

No. 30 Ganbei Bottle Opener

Above: Rock on top, bottle opener on the bottom. Made from a zinc alloy in a matte finished,the No.30 Ganbei Bottle Openerresembles a perfectly polished beach stone. But underneath features a unique 360-degree design that opens bottles from any angle. Cheers to that! Available at Ode to Things; $65.

Oversized Safety Matches Schoolhouse Electric

Above: A winning combination of form and function, SchoolhousesOversized Safety Matchesare perfect for all your holiday illuminations; $16.

Frama Otto Egg Cup White

Above: During a recent stay at Numeroventi (see: Numeroventi in Florence: A Modern Guest House in a 16th-Century Palazzo), I fell in love with Framas Otto Cup in White. Small, yet substantial, it was the perfect vessel for my afternoon espresso. A bit of a stocking splurge, but worth it; 60 for set of two.

Tomotake linen coasters

Above: From Japanese design duo Tomotake,Linen Coasters come in 22 charming designs that can be mixed and matched; $20 each at Moth.

Best Made Solid Brass Snuff Box

Above: Store lifes smallest necessities in style with Best Mades Solid Brass Snuff Box; $38.


Above: Classic utility, updated; FullSwings Wood Clothespins come in beech wood, ash, oak, or maple; $25 for two at Ode to Things.

linen sachet with lavender

Above: Freshen up your linen closet or lingerie drawer with these festive Lavendar Sachets, made from 100 percent linen; $7.75 each at June Home Supply.

Mino X Mini Bluetooth speaker

Above: Stylish sound on-the-go, Lexons Mino X Floating Bluetooth Speakerfeatures a water resistance silicone housing in khaki, black or orange. On sale now at Need Supply; $32.

Natural Wool Sponges

Above: Fashioned from the fleece of California-raised sheep, unbleached Natural Wool Sponges,are both eco-friendly and attractive; $12 for two and Alder & Co.

Wooden Gold Star Ornament from Germany

Above: Made in Germany, this woodenPointy Gold Star Ornament is designed to make your tree sparkle; $16.

Got a few grownup stockings to fill? Check out our past guides:

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 15 Stocking Stuffers for Under $15 (ish)

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Stocking Stuffers, 2017 Edition

Gift Guide: 10 Stocking Stuffers to Outlast Christmas Morning