Finding the perfect holiday gift for a loved one can be hard. Luckily for us, Nebraskan natives are incredibly passionate about our home state, so Nebraska-inspired items are always a safe bet!
Etsy is a great place to find unique items made by small businesses and independent artists. Plus, because you work with the shop owner one-on-one during every order, items are easy to personalize for one-of-a-kind gifts you can’t get anywhere else! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite Nebraska-inspired items on Etsy, so you can find the perfect holiday gift for your loved one. Enjoy!
By Arch Travel
Photo courtesy of Arch Travel
This minimalistic Omaha map is a great addition to any home. The retro font and finish add a touch of vintage flair. This print comes in several different sizes and colors, and you can choose to have it rolled or stretched before delivery.
By Simply Crafty 2010
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This adorable pillow will remind any Nebraska lover of their hometown roots. The pillow is an off-white cream color, but the decal can come in any color you desire! Printed on 100% cotton fabric and measures 18”x18”, this pillow it the perfect piece for any couch, bed or chair.
By Stag & Peach Co
Photos courtesy of Stag & Peach Co.
This is the perfect shirt for those on your holiday shopping list. Unisex and offered in several different sizes, this soft, cotton Nebraska-inspired t-shirt would make a great gift for anyone who’s heart is in Nebraska. It comes in different colors like gray, navy, black and red, so you could buy one for (almost) every day of the week!
By The Uncommon Green
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For the beer lovers in your life, you can’t go wrong with these pint glasses that feature a map of the campus, streets and neighborhoods of the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Printed with crisp detail and vibrant Husker colors, these are the perfect gift for students, alumni or Lincoln locals!
By Hello You Candles
Photos courtesy of Hello You Candles
Even the best of us get homesick. Be transported back to the Cornhusker State with the scent of wide open plains, cottonwood trees and denim. This candle is 100% soy, making it eco-friendly and also includes a custom message on the back so you can really make this gift personal.
By Bison Hill Stonecrafts
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This marble plate from Bison Hill Stonecrafts can be used as a cheese-plate, serving tray or cutting board — making it a great addition to your next party, family gathering or Tuesday night dinner. They also offer personalized etching so you can add names, initials or anything else you can think of to this unique and useful gift!
By Erice’s Socks
If you are tired of people talking during the big game or know someone who is, these socks are the perfect gift. This Etsy sock shop uses sublimation printing to make their socks, which means the print will never crack or fade and is guaranteed to last for many Husker games to come!
By Hop Skip Jump Paper
Photos courtesy Hop Skip Jump Paper
This environmentally-friendly bag is perfect to use for carrying groceries, library books, farmers market finds and more — all while showing off our wonderful home state! It comes in two sizes, 13”x13” or 16”x16”, and comes in a multitude of colors.
By St. Croix Routing Design
For a rustic and original gift, check out this solid wood Nebraska wall hanging that is made from ¾” thick select grade lumber and covered in a finish of your choice. Plus, you can add an engraved heart in the location of your choice at no additional cost.
By Elly Laurel Co
Photo courtesy of Elly Laurel Co
Dress your favorite little Huskers fan in this Go Big Red onesie! This item is printed on high-quality fabric and available in several different sizes, so you can find the perfect one for your little football lover.
By Martin and Rose
Photos courtesy of Martin and Rose
Some say stationery is a lost art — but with amazing tools like this custom return label stamp, you can bring it back again! It’s perfect for adding a personal touch to wedding invitations, holiday cards, thank you notes or everyday postcards.
By A Tea Leaf
Photos courtesy of A Tea Leaf
Hold a piece of Nebraska close to your heart while adding a perfect finishing touch to an outfit or look. This gorgeous piece is made of lightweight raw brass and hangs from a delicate cable chain.
We hope you find the perfect Nebraska-inspired gift for a loved one — or yourself!