COSTS can rack up fast at Christmas time, so we’ve checked out the best gifts for under a fiver to keep you within budget.
We scoured the internet for the cheapest deals for the whole family including B&M and Next and the big supermarket chains as well.
26We’ve checked out the best stocking fillers for under a fiver
But while we’ve done our best at spotting the best bargains, you should always shop around and compare prices.
You might find the deal for cheaper elsewhere and could save yourself some money.
Similarly, all of the products were in stock when we checked but they might not available when you go to buy them.
Another thing to consider is that most of these items will be available in-store as well, but if you do buy online, make sure you factor in delivery costs to the overall price.

1. Paw Patrol Mini Figure Rescue Team six-pack – £3.99 (B&M)
26Paw Patrol Mini Figure Rescue Team
Kids can re-enact scenes with Skye, Marshall, Chase and the rest of the Paw Patrol gang with this six-pack set.
However, they’re not suitable for children over 36 months and parents are warned of small parts that could cause choking.
You can’t shop online with B&M so you’ll have to find your nearest store.

2. Hot Wheels Themed Rally Cult Racers – £3.49 (B&M)
26Hot Wheels Themed Rally Cult Racers
Hours of fun can be had with this Hot Wheels toy which costs £3.49.
Again, there’s an age-limit on the product, and it should only be given to children aged three and above.
You can get different coloured cars within the range – from pink to green.
The toy is 17cm by 11cm wide and long.
3. Animal Bathtime Friends – £3 (Poundland)
26Animal Bathtime FriendsCredit: POUNDLAND
At just £3, these toys will be keep your little ones occupied at bath time.
You won’t be able to buy them online but you can get them in-store.
To find your nearest one you can use Poundland’s store locator.
4. Faux Fur Throw Blanket – £4 (Primark)
26Primark’s Faux Fur Throw BlanketCredit: Primark
This £4 Primark blanket will help keep you warm throughout the colder months and on the cheap as well.
You can get it in pink and “natural” colour, and is 100% polyester.
It doesn’t look like you can get it online so you’ll have to check out your nearest store to see if they have them on sale there.
5. Faux Mixed Succulents – £4 (Primark)
26Faux Mixed SucculentsCredit: Primark
Why not spruce up your home with this fake £4 Primark plant – ideal if you don’t have the time to water a live one.
The pot, which is 50% plastic and 50% common pottery, comes with pebbles and stones inside and in two colours.
Again, you’ll have to check out your nearest store to see if they’ve got one available.
6. Magnetic Drawing Board – £4.99 (Home Bargains)
26Magnetic Drawing BoardCredit: Home Bargains
This £4.99 magnetic drawing board is ideal for youngsters who want to practice their writing skills.
It comes with two magnetic stampers and one magnetic pen.
It’s only suitable for children three and over.
You can buy it online, although it looks like you might have to pay a delivery fee.
7. Festive Fun: Christmas Bear – £4.99 (Home Bargains)
26Christmas BearCredit: Home Bargains
This teddy bear comes under the £5 bracket and is made out of 100% polyester.
There’s a fire hazard on the toy and is not recommended for children under three due to small parts.
Again, you can buy this online.
8. Mug Painting Set – £3 (The Works)
26Mug Painting SetCredit: The WOrks
This set comes in at just £3 and includes a mug, paint brush and six different paints. The mug is 11.5cm x 9cm in size.
It’ll be perfect for kids, but adults can join in too and should keep both occupied for hours.
You can get the gift online, and if your order adds up to more than £25 you get free standard delivery.
If it’s less than that, you’ll pay £2.99.
9. Colour Your Own 3D Christmas Tree – £1 (The Works)
26Colour your own wooden tree for £1Credit: The Works
Colour in your own wooden tree for just £1 with this kit.
The kit comes with three different felt pens and a 3D wooden Christmas tree.
You’ll be able to order it online as well.
10. Christmas Applique Patches Long Sleeve Top – £3.25 (George at Asda)
26Christmas Applique Patches Long Sleeve TopCredit: ASDA
This girl’s top features festive deer, Father Christmas and candy cane.
It’s currently available for all ages from one up to six and you can order online.
Click and collect is free and standard delivery costs £2.95.
11. NX Lipliner – £4 (Next)
26NX Lipliner from NextCredit: Next
Help your lipstick last longer with this £4 product.
It’s designed for shaping, lining and filling your lips.
You can buy the product online but bear in mind you cannot return it if it’s been unwrapped or unsealed, unless it is faulty.
The lipliner is part of a 3 for 2 deal as well.
12. Basic leggings – £3-£5 (Next)
26Girls leggingsCredit: Next
These leggings for children three months to seven years are selling fast on Next’s website.
They come in plenty of different colours including dark green, red, white and pale pink.
They’re 92% cotton and 8% elastane and machine washable.
If you want to pick up a pair without leaving the couch, you can get them online.
13. Guild 230mm Spirit Level – £3.50 (Argos)
26Guild 230mm spirit levelCredit: Argos
This is an ideal stocking filler for your partner if they’re a builder or just need to do some DIY around the house.
It’s well-reviewed as well, with 10 customers giving the product five stars.
You can order it online via click and collect or you can get it delivered to your home.
If you don’t know where your nearest Argos is, you can use its store locator.
You can pick up three Nectar card points when buying one as well.
14. Helix Oxford Blazer Buddy Stationery Set – £4 (Argos)
26Helix Oxford Blazer Buddy Stationery SetCredit: Argos
This gift is perfect if your kids are heading back to school for the new school term without stationery.
It comes with a ruler, two pencils, two pens and a sharpener.
Again you can order online and get it delivered or collect it at your nearest Argos store.
15. Petface Tennis Ball Wreath Dog Toy – £3.99 (Argos)
26Petface Tennis Ball Wreath Dog ToyCredit: Argos
For £3.99, this dog toy is a great stocking filler and will keep your pooch entertained for hours.
It’s got five stars out of five and is made from latex.
You can order it online or you can pop into your nearest Argos store.
16. The Hospital Dog by Julia Donaldson – £4.50 (Tesco)
26The Hospital Dog bookCredit: Tesco
You can grab this book for just £4.50 or £3.50 if bought alongside another selected kids book and you’ve got a Clubcard.
The book focuses on Dot the Dalmation, a brave dog who has to save the day.
You can buy the book online or in-store. Check here to see where your nearest Tesco store is.
17. Wilko Functional White Mug – £1.50 (Wilko)
26Wilko Functional White MugCredit: Wilko
Plain and simple, but everyone needs one.
The mug comes as part of a 4 for £4.80 range of selected products as well so you can save even more.
The product is only available to buy in-store though, so you’ll have to find your nearest Wilko to see if they’ve got it in stock.
18. Wilko Printed Tea Towel – £2.50 (Wilko)
26Wilko Printed Tea TowelCredit: Wilko
Wash up your dishes for just £2.50 with this tea towel.
It’s made from 100% cotton, is 45cm by 65cm and is machine washable.
Wilko advises keeping the product away from fire.
You can buy the tea towel online, but you’ll have to fork out £4.95 for sta19ndard delivery.
So it might be worth visiting your nearest store to see if they’ve got it.
19. Black Jeans Belt – £4.50 (Matalan)
26Black Jeans BeltCredit: Matalan
This £4.50 belt comes in four different sizes and can be ordered online.
It comes with a gold prong buckle and the belt itself is made out of 100% Polyurethane.
Overall it’s got a 4.6 out of 5 star rating as well – so customers like it.
You can return the product to store if you’re not happy with it for free.
20. Yankee Candle Filled Votive – £3.50 (Boots)
26Yankee Candle Filled VotiveCredit: Boots
This candle is an ideal Christmas stocking filler priced at just £3.50.
You can order it online to click and collect for £1.50 as well.
The product is also part of Boots’ Christmas 3 for 2 range so if you’ve got the budget you can add two more items and save some extra cash.
21. The White Collection Winter Spice Hand Wash 250ml – £4.50 (Boots)
26The White Collection Winter Spice Hand Wash 250mlCredit: Boots
This product is also part of Boots’ 3 for 2 offer so you can make some extra savings bagging it.
It’s the perfect size to fit into a stocking and will leave hands feeling cleansed and lightly scented.
Again, there are a number of buying options, including click and collect, delivery and purchasing in-store.
22. Pet Collection Rope Lead – £4.99 (Aldi)
26Pet Collection Dog LeadCredit: Aldi
This dog lead is finished with real leather joints and stainless steel clip and ring.
It weighs around 155 grams, is 120cm long and comes in three different colours.
The product’s an online exclusive, so you won’t be able to get it in-store.
That means you’ll have to fork out on £2.95 for free standard delivery unless you spend over £30 on other products or food.
23. Glass jar scented candle – £3.50 (Primark)
26Glass jar scented candle
This candle from Primark comes in six different scents all for £3.50.
And it last for up to 36 hours so you’ll get plenty of use out of it.
If you want to grab one, you’ll have to check if your nearest Primark store has one.
24. Chocolate Brownie Skillet – Creme Egg – £2.99 (B&M)
26Chocolate Brownie SkilletCredit: B&M
You can make Creme Egg brownies with this set.
It comes with brownie mix, three creme-filled chocolate eggs, a cast iron skillet pan and mini marshmallows.
It’s not just available in creme egg flavour either – you can also make your brownie a malteser, kinder or biscoff flavour as well.
The product is subject to availability and is reduced from £5 so you might have to rush to get it. You can only get it in-store.
25. Three Mills Reserve Red Wine 75cl – £3.49 (B&M)
26Three Mills Reserve Red Wine 75clCredit: B&M
Bag a bottle of wine for £3.49 and keep your stocking boozy.
The bottle’s on sale down from £3.99 as well so you’ll have to be fast to get it at a discount.

Again, the wine is only available in-store and is subject to availability.
There’s a number of other white, red and rosé wines on sale for under £5 at B&M currently as well.