23 Stocking Stuffers For Dad That He'll Love In 2021

Article by Jennifer Lee. Last Updated: Monday, Jan 18, 2021.

Dads can be hard to shop for in the best of circumstances, when there aren’t any of the price and size restrictions you tend to find with stocking stuffer gifts. How do you find something useful, delicious, or just plain fun that he doesn’t already have?

That’s where we come in!

We’ve compiled a list of the best Stocking Stuffers For Dad that’s got a little something for everyone! Put a smile on his face this Christmas with these small gifts!

Looking for more Christmas Gift Ideas for Dad? We’ve got you covered there too!

Best Stocking Stuffers For Dad

There are some truly amazing Stocking Stuffer Ideas For Men out there, and these are but a few. Be sure to check out the full guide for more inspiration!

  • Cold Beer Coats
  • Your beer's pouting. Made in an underground Boise brewery from the trendiest hops (Citra? So two years ago), it's all, “Collegiate neoprene cozy? As if!” Instead, let it wear this little puffer jacket—soft nylon on the outside, metallic fabric inside lining–and stay as cool as it knows it is. (Keeps your hands warm, too.) Clip it to your backpack or belt loop with a carabiner (not included), and use the notch to open your bottles. It also makes a fun stuffer for ardent fans of the latest brews.


  • A Camping Multitool
  • Are you still looking for that perfect stocking stuffer for dad? If he likes camping, hiking, picnic, fishing, climbing and other outdoorsy sports, the multi-functional tool is a perfect gift idea. Of course, it is also practical for daily home repairs. Every man needs this multi-purpose tool. when he uses it any time, he will never forget your love!


  • Meat Shredder Claws
  • Bear Paws are the answer to perfectly shredded meat without the mess and headache of knives and forks. Easily grasp and shred pork, chicken, beef, and more with the ultra-sharp “claws.” They're meltproof and diswasher safe, and made of BPA-free nylon so they're heat-resistant up to 475 degrees. Never worry about your shredding tools melting near the grill or in the dishwasher.


  • Brew House Chillers
  • If your dad likes beer, this is one stocking stuffer you won't want to pass up! Now he can enjoy a refreshing drink cooler and crisper with no worries about the warm, foamy end! Because this time it will be COLD! Brew House Chillers are built with high quality stainless steel & have a technologically advanced cooling liquid inside, these two key components make your drink stay colder, longer! The neck is a strong rubber which allows the Chiller to seal tightly around most bottle tops, leak free!


  • Shulaner 6 in 1 Multifunction Tech Tool
  • The tech tool pen comes with 6 very handy functions: A ruler, a spirit level, a ballpoint pen, a stylus, a flat-head and phillips screwdriver. It has everything dad will need while working around the house or out at a job site. The pen body is aluminium, and the pen tube is copper, while the refill and screwdriver are iron.


  • Beer and Bourbon Nuts
  • Beer, booze, and nuts—the bar snack besties meet again in their Christmas morning surprise. Kettle-cooked cashews, peanuts, and almonds are generously infused with Irish stout, Jamaican lager, and bourbon respectively, giving each one a potent punch. Salty, sweet, and spirituous, this gift set will delight the bar fly, sports nut, or avid snacker in equal measure. Alcohol free. Made in Pennsylvania.


  • Heavy-Duty Wrap-It Storage Straps
  • Dads tend to accumulate tons of cables and other items that are best organized with straps for neat storage. These heavy-duty wrap-it straps will help him keep a neat and tidy garage, while still keeping things accessible and easy to find. It's an excellent stocking stuffer that he may not even realize he needs!


  • Food Dice
  • A fun new way to shake up your cooking routine, Foodie Dice provides inspiration for creating simple, seasonal meals. Simply select the five primary dice, add a seasonal veggie die and roll. Then shop, cook, and eat! Over 186,000 possible meal combinations to inspire creativity in the kitchen. The set includes 5 primary dice (protein, cooking method, grain/carb, herb, bonus ingredient) and 4 seasonal veggie dice. Dad will love finding this at the bottom of the tree!


Stocking Stuffers For New Dads

  • Dad Jokes: the Good. the Bad. The Terrible
  • With over 600 knee-slappers, head-shakers, and groan-makers, Dad Jokes is packed with enough witty quips and cheesy-but-grate jokes for even the most embarrassing of pops. Perfect for new dads, and all the fathers-to-be, this is the gift from any daughter, son, wife, friend or partner that celebrates how great (terrible) their jokes truly are!


  • Darth Vader and Son
  • What if Darth Vader took an active role in raising his son? What if "Luke, I am your father" was just a stern admonishment from an annoyed dad? In this hilarious and sweet Star Wars® comics reimagining, Darth Vader is a dad like any other—except with all the baggage of being the Dark Lord of the Sith. Celebrated artist Jeffrey Brown's delightful illustrations give classic Star Wars® moments a fresh parenting books twist, presenting the trials and joys of parenting through the lens of a galaxy far, far away.


  • I Make Cute Babies Cap
  • Some finely embroidered dad humor on a unisex low profile hat. Stitched with pride and gratitude in Ann Arbor, Michigan, it'll fit perfectly in his New Dad Stocking on Christmas morning and tell the world the simple truth: that he in fact, does, make cute babies!


  • Hands Free Magnet Light
  • Professionals, including automotive technicians, electricians, plumbers, and HVAC contractors will want to have one on hand, as it is small enough to fit into tight areas and aim a powerful beam of light where it is needed most. Because of its 12 neodymium magnets, it also works as a pick-up tool for dropped screws, nails, and hardware. Do-it-yourselfers and homeowners will also find hundreds of uses for the Striker Magnetic LED Light.


  • Snowflake Wine Bottle Stopper
  • Let's face it, new Moms and Dads need to have a few bottles on-hand for the holidays. But, it can be hard and unpredictable to take care of your bottle and a new baby at the same time, so odds are high that they won't make it all the way through. That's where these handy snowflake stoppers come in! Just stick it in and it'll stay fresh till tomorrow!


  • New Dad Beer Chillers
  • It's important for new fathers to take a bit of time to relax for themselves as well. What better way to do that than with an icy cold beer thanks to these amazing cooling sticks! Just put them in the freezer, then when you're ready for your drink insert them to bring a room temperature beverage down to a nice cold temp.


  • A Toilet Timer
  • The bathroom can be a tempting spot for a new Dad to hide away with some privacy and er... relaxation. If your husband, friend, or co-worker spends just a little too much time in his safe space, then this is a hilarious stocking stuffer he'll get a real kick out of! Let the sand run, and make sure you take care of business before it all flows out!


  • Darth Vader Apron
  • Another awesome small sized gift that's great for new dads! He'll be using the dark side of the force to whip up all manner of foods with this galactic apron! If he's a big Star Wars fan, be sure to check out our list of Mandalorian Merch and Gifts as well!


Stocking Stuffers For Mom and Dad

  • Full Size Candy Bars
  • Mom and Dad deserve a treat in their Stocking, and what better one than a box of full size candy bars you can stuff it to the brim with! If they love chocolate as much as you, then this is a tiny gift that packs a huge punch!


  • Airheads Candy
  • Candy is a staple of the Christmas sock, and Moms and Dads everywhere love air heads! Bring them back to a simpler time in life with the fruit flavors of these yummy treats! This box comes with 60 pieces, so you can load it to the brim!


  • Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Miniatures
  • Seriously, is there anything better than the chocolate and peanut butter combo of Reese's cups? Definitely not right? Put a huge smile on their face this Christmas when you fill their stocking with a bunch of these divine classic treats!


  • Phase 10 Card Game
  • Phase 10 is the rummy-type card game from the makers of UNO with a challenging and exciting twist! And this version of Phase 10 comes in a decorative tin that's great for storage and ships in its own container. The object of the game is to be the first player to complete 10 varied phases with two sets of three, one run of seven, or seven cards with the same color. The twist is that each Phase to be completed is specific for each hand dealt. Perfectly sized for a stocking stuffer!


  • Standard Playing Cards
  • If your Mom and Dad love a good game of cards, then a new deck or 2 can be a great idea! The list of games they can play is practically endless, and the compact size mean it's a stocking filler they'll love! Pick up a couple packs and get to work!


  • Monopoly Deal Card Game
  • Get a handy way to play the classic property-trading game! Be the first collect 3 full property sets of different colors, and you’ll win the Monopoly Deal Card Game. You’ll pick up cards when it's your turn and play Action cards to charge players rent, steal their cards or demand money for your birthday. Build up property sets, gather piles of money and keep wheeling and dealing until you're the Monopoly Deal winner!


  • Dad and Mom Wine Glass Set
  • The couple that drinks together stays together, and these Mom and Dad wine glasses are great for the couple that loves to do just that! Pick up a pair, and they fit nicely in (or next to so they don't break) their stockings! They'll think of you each time they reach for the glass!


  • Mom and Dad Travel Tumbler Set
  • If your Mom and Dad don't already have a set of insulated stainless steel tumblers (or the ones they have don't match), then you need to run and not walk to grab this set! They keep drinks of all kinds at the perfect temperature, whether hot or cold, and do it for hours longer than traditional mugs and glasses. They'll love it!


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