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4th annual Redbird holiday shopping guide

2015 has been a big year for Illinois State University—in the classroom, on the field, and around the world. Whether you have a longtime diehard, a brand new Redbird, or an actual baby on your shopping list this holiday season, we have you covered.

Welcome to the fourth annual Illinois State holiday shopping guide. With Redbird Nation growing by the day, there are many new products to explore this year.

For more ideas, you can also view last year’s favorites or browse our Gear Up board on Pinterest.

Redbird bags

Redbird bags (cornhole) from Victory Tailgate.

The Tailgater

What better way to prepare for a Redbird playoff run than with the latest Illinois State tailgating gear? Victory Tailgate has you covered with cornhole games and outdoor apparel.

Also available from Victory Tailgate: fan apparel, fashion accessories, mobile device cases, and canvas wall art.

ISU diploma frames

Diploma frames from Barnes & Noble-Illinois State University Bookstore.

The Graduate

Every Redbird leaving the nest needs a great way to show off their new degrees. The Barnes & Noble-Illinois State University Bookstore has plenty to browse.

For those recent graduates (or longtime alums) looking to gear up on professional Redbird apparel, A Perfect Promotion offers custom dress shirts, polos, performance pullovers, and jackets.

Hancock panoramic

The Hancock Stadium panoramic by Blakeway Panoramas.

The Man Cave Enthusiast

You cannot create the perfect Redbird “Man Cave” without some of the newest ISU decorations out this year. The Hancock Stadium panoramic by Blakeway Panoramas highlights the Redbird victory over UNI this season and is the perfect addition to any room. You can find it at the Alamo II in Normal or online direct through Blakeway.

The Illinois State Sign Jock looks just as good in your home as it does at Redbird Arena. Each 3D design is custom built to your order. Also available at the Alamo II or at

Our updated Heritage Banners by Winning Streak commemorate the tradition of Illinois State Athletics as well as the promising present and future of the Redbirds. Pick yours up at Barnes & Noble, ProImage, or Weibring Golf Club in Bloomington-Normal or online through Amazon.

replica jersey from Ebbets Field Flannels

The Illinois State Redbirds 1969 replica jersey from Ebbets Field Flannels.

The Baseball Fanatic

Remember Illinois State’s only national championship with this authentic white wool flannel 1969 baseball jersey from Ebbets Field Flannels. All Ebbets Field Flannels jerseys are made-to-order, so order early to ensure on-time delivery.

The limited-edition replica hat, also created by Ebbets Field Flannels, honors that national championship while also raising money for the local McLean County Museum of History.

Spirit jersey and scarf

The women’s spirit jersey and infinity scarf.

For Her

Redbird Nation isn’t just for the guys. Women can #BackTheBirds with all-new infinity scarf options, available at Barnes & Noble and Alamo II.

The hottest style item of 2015 is also available at both bookstores. The women’s spirit jersey can be found at Barnes & Noble and Alamo II.

Redbird jewelry

Find new charms, necklaces, bracelets, and earrings from College Bead Inc.

The Proud Mama Redbird

Mom loves to accessorize, too. Give her a break and get her something she will love to show off with her Redbird pride with all new charms, necklaces, bracelets, and earrings from College Bead Inc.

For those winter trips to Redbird Arena or just to look stylish around town, the reversible Ponella can keep her trendy.

ISU golf bag

The new Illinois State-branded golf bag.

The Golfer

It’s never a bad season to give golf gifts. There are plenty to choose from at Weibring Golf Club, including a new Illinois State-branded golf bag.

Weibring also carries Redbird golf apparel for male and female fans, headwear, and gift certificates for those less decisive members of your holiday list.

Baby Redbird onesie

You’re never too young to spread the red.

The Future Redbird

Don’t forget about the newest baby Birds joining the Redbird family! Shop styles for infants, toddlers, and all your Redbird kids at both bookstores and on

You can always browse other Redbird gear at any of our online and brick-and-mortar partners.

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