Stocking Stuffers for the Sports Fanatic

20 Stocking Stuffers for Sports Fanatics at

One thing I love about Christmas is stockings. They are a fun way to add a little treat and give small gifts. Sometimes it may be hard to find just the right stocking stuffers for the right person. I’m here to help you out on some of those people. I’m sharing with you stocking stuffers for the sports fanatic. 

Mini DIY Sports Balls

Mini DIY sports balls are perfect to have as stress balls, toys for animals or babies. Rust & Sunshine shares a free pattern to make them yourself.

Volleyball Monkey Knot Necklaces

For the volleyball lover in your life, stuff their stocking with one of these adorable volleyball monkey knot necklaces by Happiness Is.

sport sock ipod case

Recycle old or new hockey (or any type of sports socks) by whipping up this easy iPod case. Grab a pair of socks for your favorite hockey team and follow the instructions from Mashable.

Baseball Bracelet

Baseball bracelets are always such a fun and neat gift. Use a special baseball or add team colors to the strands. Find out all the details from Dukes & Duchesses.


Being a sports fan can be adorable, like these Burlap Football Coaster from SNAP!

Basketball Arcade Game

This basketball themed stocking stuffer is perfect for the sports and game fan alike. Create this really neat cardboard basketball arcade game using the directions from Instructables.

Clay Golf Magnets

Clay golf magnets are a perfect way to show a sports fan that you love them. Stuff their stockings with this easy craft from Apartment Therapy.

Turf Coasters

These adorable turf coasters work for so many sports fans. Baseball, football and golf! Perfect for entertaining and for the sports room. Find the details over at My Cup Runneth Over.

Softball Ribbon Key Fob

Create a custom key ring using sports ribbon. Use team ribbons or just use a sport like baseball, basketball or football. Learn how to make it over at Texas Monkey.

Ping Pong Paddles

Create custom ping pong paddles for your table tennis lover. Paint them in your favorite colors and patterns using the tutorial over at Plaid Online.

Tennis Ball Charging Dock

Make a tennis ball charging dock. Perfect for the tech sports fanatic from Tutorial Geek.

Football Infant Hat

I just love this adorable football infant earflap hat by Repeat Crafter Me. Perfect for winter and for the little sports fan.

golfball keychain

I would love to have one of these adorable golf ball key chains. Use a favorite type of golf ball, color or brand to make this simple tutorial from Olive Bites Blog.

Football Potholder

Isn’t this a fun way to prep for the super bowl? Give the gift of a football potholder in your stockings. Learn how at Sugar Bee Crafts.


For the girly sports fan, make this adorable leather, rope and chain headband in their favorite teams colors. Get all the details over at MaKenzie.

Golf Towels

Make these easy grommeted golf towels for the golf lover or golf fan. SZ Interiors shows how in her easy tutorial. Pick a fun towel to show off their sports fanatic style. 

Tennis Ball Picture Frame

Use a tennis ball to display photos, notes, business cards, etc. by filling a sports fanatic’s stocking with one of these easy to make tennis ball picture frames by Greenbean Crafterole.

Vintage Felt Ice Skates

Create these cute vintage ice skates to use as a key chain, earrings or anywhere you can hang them. Find all the fun for your ice skaters stocking over at The Gunny Sack.

Soccer Washer Necklace

These washer necklace are simple to make but are so adorable. Use any sort of ball sport and get crafty. Thank Crafty Confessions for all the details.


Give a little sugar in the stockings this year, personalized with a sporty touch like these Football Candy Pouches by Craftaholics Anonymous.

Sports Sleeve Scrunchies

Sleeve scrunchies are prefect for girls who love sports. They will keep their sleeves out of their way and they are adorable. Find the instructions on Growing up Gabel

For more stocking stuffer ideas check out these:

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