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We want to shout about Hartlepool’s success stories and introduce you to the new kids on the block. You’ll find behind the scenes articles about local businesses alongside regular updates and news from the Shop Hartlepool team. 

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Stocking Filler Gift Guide

It’s not Christmas Day without a stocking stuffed with goodies hanging by the fire. We’ve found the best stocking fillers from local businesses to treat the whole family!


Totes Eco

Totes Eco offer a range of environmentally friendly products, plenty of which would be perfect stocking fillers. Their make-up remover pads and wash bag are the perfect starter kit for making a swap for the environment. They even have festive ones for only £3! Their festive Unpaper Towels would also make a great stocking stuffer. 

Lily & Faith

Lily and Faith have a range of Wax Melts for only £5 with scents that everyone will love, including some inspired by the Christmas Season. They also offer a range of accessories, the perfect gift for any candle or wax melt lover. 


Little Bear Things

Little Bear Things are a family run business creating amazing prints for home and business. They offer a range of prints which can be bought in an A5 size from as little as £3.50. They’ve even got a Christmas range if you are looking for something particularly festive.

To The Moon

If you are looking for a personalised stocking filler, To The Moon offer the perfect keyrings. Pick the letter, style and colour to create a personalised stocking filler. To The Moon are often showcasing at local Christmas Markets with their keyrings and many more products. Find out more on their Facebook page. 


Knit & Knot Designs

Starting at just £3.99, Knit & Knot Designs have a whole range of products that would make amazing stocking fillers. There are a range of bows in different colours and patterns perfect for young girls and hair clips suitable for adults. There are also a range of Christmas decorations and keyrings that wouldn’t break the bank, but will add some colour and fun!

Mellow Thyme

The reusable teabags from Mellow Thyme can be used multiple times before being composted into the ground making them a great purchase for a friend or family member as well as the environment. Just shake out the contents, rinse and use them again. Gift a Herbal Tea to go with the reusable bag by selecting one of their 4 teas that are just £6.


Nutty Little Luxuries

If you know someone who would love vegan, cruelty free and handmade bath products then look no further. Nutty Little Luxuries ticks all the boxes, including a huge range of products. All their bath bombs are £4, making them the perfect stocking filler for adults and kids alike. You can purchase from their website, or pop by their shop at Bovis House. 

La Ama De Casa Spanish Cleaning

A lovely little stocking filler or end of term teacher gift from La Ama De Casa Spanish Cleaning. You’ll get a hand cream, sanitiser and candy cane in a festive bag. Handbag essentials with a festive twist.


Daisy & Beas

Give the gift of a relaxing coffee whilst the kids play at Daisy & Beas. They are a cafe located in the centre of town, offering a place for parents to enjoy a drink and a bite to eat and a place for kids to have fun. Their gift cards start at just £5, making them great for the stocking of any parent with young kids. 

Morbidia Nails

If you know someone who loves to have their nails done, why not include some aftercare in their stocking this year. Morbidia have limited stock of these gingerbread cuticle oil pens, perfect for on the go. They’ll also have other scents if you would like something different. 

There are so many more Hartlepool-based businesses filled with great gifts ideas and Christmas Events this year. Head to our social media pages to keep updated and browse Shop Hartlepool to start your Christmas shopping. 

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