2017 has been a big year for Illinois State University—in the classroom, on the field, and around the world. This year Illinois State’s shopping guide is here to give you a few ideas for those Redbird stockings. Most should fit, but some you can add as a stocking “accent piece.”

Redbird Jewelrybraclet and cuff links with Redbirds

Bracelets, cuff links, charms, earrings, and necklaces from Collegiate Bead Inc. can be topped with a little bow and fit easily into any stocking this holiday. Consider even that Redbird money clip holding a few extra dollars as a fun ideawine bottle with Redbird head.

Etched Wine Bottles

Say cheers to the new year, celebrate a recent Redbird graduation or give a toast with that special Redbird with these customized Redbird wine bottles by Mano’s.

A Good Readcover of the book Illinois State University in the Campus History Series.

Something new for those Redbird historians (or anyone that loves the story of ISU). The Arcadia Publishing’s History Series, Illinois State University, delves into the rich story of ISU, explores campus buildings, and gives a captivating glance at more than 200 pictures of the campus from the beginning to the present. Purchase it through Amazon.com.

Golf Course Gift Card

For the golf lovers in your life! The Weibring Golf Course gift certificate is good to use for golf, merchandise, breakfast or lunch at Illinois State’s 6,915 yard, par 71 golf course.

Desktop Cornholeminiature cornhole set

Tailgating may be over but Redbirds need to keep that cornhole game on point. Challenge co-workers, hold indoor competitions, and brag about how great your alma mater is the whole time. Stocking-stuffer for the win.

Infinity scarfInfinity Scarf

This Redbird accessory is the perfect piece to add to the top of your stocking. A great fashion statement to get ready to #BackTheBirds,  the Illinois State infinity scarf is available at the Alamo II, Weibring Golf Club, and Barnes & Nobles.


statue with Redbird head on top

We’ve all heard of diplomas, but what about an Uploma™? Thanks to Jostens, you can put this unique Redbird product in a stocking and let your new (or older) graduate be the talk of the office.

Stay Hydrated

two water bottlesA stocking-stuffer for that active Redbird thank to Barnes & Noble. If  you think these water bottles will take up too much room in that stocking, you can always fill it with another sweet treat!

For the Dogsdog wearing Redbird shirt

You can’t forget the fur friends in your life or their holiday stockings. Have your dog be the talk of the town (or your daily walk) with these dog jerseys available online through the Alamo II.

For more ideas, check out our Gear Up board on Pinterest. You can also browse other Redbird gear at any of our online and brick-and-mortar partners.