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14 Holiday Items You Should Always Get at IKEA

From candles and ornaments to wrapping paper and stocking stuffers, there's a lot you need to stock up on for the holidays. Here are 14 holiday items you should always get at IKEA.

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Holiday Placemats, Table Runners, Tablecloths

Each year, IKEA has a variety of holiday-inspired placemats, table runners, tablecloths and paper napkins. And all are easy-to-clean and add a festive look to your Christmas tablescape.
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This traditional Swedish Christmas drink can be served hot or cold. It is flavored with cinnamon, cardamom and ginger and it just wouldn't be the holidays without it! Photo: Courtesy of IKEA
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IKEA stocks a wide variety of Christmas ornaments, including decorative glass pieces and traditional shiny globe ornaments. And some ornaments are sold separately while others are sold as sets. Photo: Courtesy of IKEA
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Artificial Plants

For those with allergies or those who just don't want the mess, IKEA is the place to find artificial Christmas plants such as poinsettias and even Christmas trees. And the FEJKA line of artificial plants are easy to clean and store away for the next season.
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Whether you need candle sticks or LED candles that leave no mess behind, IKEA has you covered. The store stocks candles in all sizes and colors, scented and unscented.
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Gift Tags and Ribbon

Gift Tags and Ribbon

Put the perfect finishing touch on that wrapped present with some ribbon and a gift tag. IKEA has traditional and non-traditional holiday-inspired ribbon, twine and single-color ribbon for the perfect look. And gift tags come in a variety of styles. Photo: Courtesy of IKEA
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Wrapping Paper, Gift Bags, Candy Bags

IKEA carries wrapping paper, gift bags and candy bags in several Christmas designs. And paper is sold individually or in sets.
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Advent Calendars

The Christmas season is more fun with an Advent calendar! The 24-piece sets allow you to fill the boxes with small presents or candy to be discovered each day in December.
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LED Decorative Lights

LED Decorative Lights

Add some battery-operated LED decoration lighting for a soft glow and warm, welcoming atmosphere. And they are recommended for indoor use only and have an LED life of about 20 hours. Photo: Courtesy of IKEA
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Whether you're looking for beaded garland, shiny retro-inspired garland or some artificial evergreen garland to decorate your home this season, look for it at IKEA. And the store sells several varieties in various colors and styles. Photo: Courtesy of IKEA
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Stuffed Animals

From pigs and rabbits to dogs and owls, IKEA has stuffed toys, at reasonable prices, for every young animal lover. And some smaller ones—including the finger puppets—are great stocking stuffers.
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Salty Licorice

Salty Licorice

There's a good chance someone on your holiday gift list is a licorice lover. Godis Lakrits is a salty-sweet licorice that is perfect as a stocking stuffer. Photo: Courtesy of IKEA
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Pastry Cutters

Want to make some gingerbread people? How about some tree-shaped cookies? IKEA has you covered with sets of pastry cutters for all that holiday baking.
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Decorative Tins

Decorative Tins

Store all those holiday goodies in some decorative tins. IKEA carries several styles and sizes—whether you use them at home or give them as gifts. Photo: Courtesy of IKEA

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