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#1 Moneypenny2014

Posted 22 December 2012 - 01:59 AM

I would love some ideas, under $10, for stocking fillers for my son.
He is getting one main present but I would like him to have a few little things to open as well (no socks or undies though!).
I have bought him stationary for school for next year and a handball.
Any other suggestions?
Thought lego but would probably go over the $10 mark and I'd like a few little things....

#2 Mrsbright

Posted 22 December 2012 - 03:12 AM

You could try:
Lego mini figurine - about 5.95
National Geographic shop has great stocking fillers for boys under $10- eg they have pens with invisible ink and mini volcano kits
I saw that Target had Lego head pencil cases which are very cute
A book in a series he loves eg Zac Power, Wimpy Kid or similarBag of lollies or a big candy cane
Sunglasses or cap
Trashpack figures - can pick these up at Woolies
Card game
Cheap kite - Aldi have some this week
Beach towel, can find these for about $10 on sale sometimes ( pillow talk etc)
Puzzle - Kmart usually has a good inexpensive variety

#3 Lokum

Posted 22 December 2012 - 03:33 AM

Electric toothbrush (not a great one though)Fave junk food itemITunes voucher or cd single) as approp, or fave older movie on DVD - JB hifi and big w have heaps of specials

#4 notorico

Posted 22 December 2012 - 05:48 AM

My 12yo DS stocking will have:

movie tickets

Other suggestions would be:
magic tricks
slime/goo or similar
diary of a wimpy kid book
rubiks cube or similar
playing cards or uno


Posted 22 December 2012 - 10:33 AM

drink bottle
swimming goggles
card game
earplugs (if he has something to use them with)
shower gel
tee shirt
water pistol

#6 emma_jean

Posted 22 December 2012 - 10:39 AM

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little squeezie torches (Big W has snowman / santa ones)
Frosty mugs

#7 Coffeegirl

Posted 22 December 2012 - 10:50 AM

The Reject shop had lots of great ideas.   I got a plastic cup with straw and lid (we make lots of slushies and milkshakes here). M&Ms in a tube with a personal fan on it.  Lots of different American candies too.

Snagged myself some Dr Pepper  wink.gif

#8 #tootired

Posted 22 December 2012 - 11:24 AM

My DS 9 has

pen torchlight
minnow net
surf cap
surf tee
times tables cd

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