Stockings hanging on the mantlepiece often brought the first bit of excitement on Christmas morning. It was like lots of little of presents in one.
And that was before you got to your actual presents!
No matter what age you are, the thrill of getting something small and lovingly wrapped in a Christmas stocking remains a joy. From sparkly bits to beauty essentials, we've rounded up some perfect presents inspiration - if Santa and his elves need a little help this year.