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Searching for the ideal Michigan-themed gifts for your loved ones?

Introducing our comprehensive guide to Michigan gifts, featuring items crafted in Michigan or offered by local Michigan vendors. Our extensive selection of Michigan gifts is organized by gender, age, interest, and theme for your convenience.

This list is more than just a collection of gifts made in Michigan; it represents a carefully curated selection of the top Michigan gift suggestions available. Remember to revisit, as we frequently update this guide with new finds!

Use the table of contents to navigate directly to the Michigan gift ideas that align with your recipient’s interests, or simply begin scrolling to explore our full list of Michigan gifts for a dose of inspiration.

Michigan Gifts for the Home

While most of our Michigan gift guides have been condensed to 3-5 items per category, we found it difficult to choose so few Michigan-themed gifts for the home. Here are a few of our favorite Michigan home decor gift ideas…

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Mackinac Bridge Grate Display

Handcrafted in Michigan, BlueWater Icon repurposes original Mackinac Bridge steel grates into a variety of one-of-a-kind pieces for your home, like this laser-etched wall display.

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Michigan HOME Pillow

This handmade Michigan HOME Pillow pays homage to the state’s natural beauty by incorporating fabrics that feature Petoskey stones, river stones, sand, and restored barn wood.

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Petoskey Stone Coasters

These Petoskey stone coasters allow you to bring the breathtaking beauty of the Lake Michigan shoreline right into your living room. Handcrafted with premium lakeshore Petoskey stones, these coasters are a labor of love.

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Michigander Sign

Designed in the farmhouse style, this piece of Michigan wall art features the definition of a Michigander. It would make the perfect addition to any Up North cottage.

Up Pillow

Peninsula Pillow

Is today a UP kind of day? Or a mitten kind of day? Just flip the pillow over to represent whichever Michigan peninsula you’re feeling…and then relax.

Great Michigan Gifts for Him

If you’re looking for an amazing Michigan gift for your husband, brother, father, son, or boyfriend, our choice of “best Michigan gifts for him” are sure to please!

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Best Husband Michigan Mug

Is your husband the best husband in Michigan? Tell him with this mug broadcasting his awesomeness to the world!

Pick It Up Hat

“Pick It Up” Dad Hat

If your is like any other self-respecting midwesterner, he’ll always be down for a game of euchre. And every euchre player knows, if you see a “jack”, you “pick it up”.

Unique Michigan Gifts for Her

Looking to give a one-of-a-kind Michigan gift to a woman in your life? Whether you’re shopping for your wife, girlfriend, mother, or sister, our picks for the “ultimate Michigan gifts for her” are sure to win your way into her Michigan-loving heart!

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Great Lakes Necklace

Need a simple, yet beautiful, piece of jewelry to remind your girl of her favorite Mitten State? This necklace is a great statement to add to any outfit.

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Michigan Wrap Ring

Add this subtle ring to your gift list for the Michigan girl you know who needs

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Michigan Cosmetic Bag

This Michigan gift idea is ideal for anyone who loves to travel to the various lakefront towns in the state. It is a small canvas pouch with a Boho Michigan design, and it could be used for makeup, as a pencil case, or for storing small items.

Unique Michigan Gifts for Kids

Don’t forget to pick out a Michigan gift for the kids on your list! We love these sweet Michigan gifts for kids that are perfect for baby showers, birthdays, Christmas, or any occasion!

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Marvelous Michigan Coloring Book

With 24 pages to color, this Marvelous Michigan Coloring Book is a wonderful gift for any little ones in your life who are about to embark on their first road trip throughout the Great Lakes State.

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Great Lakes Kids T-shirt

Simple, stylish, and available in multiple fun colors. Let your child take pride in their home state by wearing the great lakes on a shirt made just for them!

Perfect Michigan-Themed Gift Ideas for the Family

For the kids or the kids at heart, these Michigan-themed gift ideas for the family are sure to bring your family together as you share your love of the Mitten State!

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It Happened in Michigan

Get to know more about Michigan with this little book all about the history of this Great State!

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Euchre Box Set

Euchre is a time-honored Michigan tradition, and this gift set includes not only a custom, handcrafted wooden Euchre box but also a deck of cards. It’s recommended for ages 10 and up.

Michigan Sports Fan Gift Ideas

Whether you’re shopping for a Michigan college sports fan or a professional sports fan in Michigan, there are lots of unique Michigan sports fan gift ideas out there. Here are a few of our favorites…

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U of M Three Piece Grill Set

Grill in style while repping your favorite school.

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MSU Three Piece Grill set

This is the perfect gift for MSU Spartan Fans who love to grill and share their love of Michigan State with friends and family.

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Detroit Sports Trivia

The Detroit version of the You Gotta Know sports trivia game is the best Michigan gift idea for that dedicated fan in your life who follows all of the teams — including the Tigers, the Red Wings, the Pistons, and the Lions.

Hail Apron

“Hail” Apron

Every Wolverine fan knows that the University of Michigan has one of the most iconic fight songs in all of college sports. This reference to “Hail to the Victors” will be a hit at your next barbecue.

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Perfect Michigan Gift Ideas for the Outdoor Adventurer

Michigan is the most adventurous state with an endless array of seasonal activities! No matter which of the four seasons you prefer, there is always a reason to stay active.

Michiganders are known for spending lots of time in the great outdoors – and these Michigan gift ideas for the outdoors enthusiast are perfect for anyone who loves to explore nature in our Mitten state!

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Stormy Kromer

What began as one man’s solution to losing his hat is now a highly recognizable, Midwest style that’s popular among Yooper residents. The Stormy Kromer is a perfect surprise for the rugged, outdoorsy type on your list.

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Michigan Mittens

Warm winter mittens featuring our signature “maps” of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula printed on one mitten and the Lower Peninsula on the other. Always have a “map” on hand with Michigan Mittens!

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Camping Mug

Camping is one of the most common Michigan summer and fall activities. Grab this mug for your next trip to bring a piece of home wherever you go.

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Drink Koozie

Gift these Michigan leather drink koozies to the Michigan lover on your list – perfect for anyone who loves to camp or entertain outdoors!

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Michigan State Park Checklist

For an adventurer who is filled with pride, this Michigan State Park Checklist is the piece of decor that they are likely missing. This wall hanging features all of the state parks in Michigan and includes a pen for checking off the list along the way.

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Michigan State Parks Gift Card

Camping and boating are two of the most popular summer activities in Michigan. The Michigan State Parks gift card allows the outdoor enthusiast in your life to make reservations at state parks and purchase items at DNR-run concession stands.

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Michigan Fresh Coast Distressed Hat

A cool hat supporting a great state! The unique style of this hat sets it apart from the typical baseball cap and the Fresh Coast logo lets everyone know your passion is only for pure Michigan! A great accessory to give to anyone this holiday season!

M22 Shirt

M22 T-Shirt

Keep Michigan in your heart and on your back with this fun t-shirt by M22! This is the perfect gift for anyone of all ages who has a passion for Michigan!

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Green Glove Dryer

Every home in Michigan needs one of these! This awesome product sits on top of your air vent allowing gloves to neatly be organized while quickly drying! A great gift for anyone spending time outdoors in Michigan since this product is so useful.

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Cellphone Drybag

This is a must for almost any Michigan exploration! This gift will work wonders for anyone because it will protect their gear from the elements allowing them to be carefree when adventuring! Let the joys of going to the pool, beach, boating, skiing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, golfing, and any other activity be stress-free with this waterproof dry bag!

Waterproof Bag

Waterproof Drawstring Backpack

Keep your valuables protected from the elements with this great waterproof backpack from GeckoBrands! A great stocking stuffer or gift for anyone since it can be used in such a large variety of ways. Now enjoy the pool, beach, team sports, boating, skiing, hunting, fishing, kayaking, golf, and every other outdoor activity in Michigan stress-free with this product!

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Michigan Counties Scratch Off Poster

Challenge yourself to visit as much of Michigan as possible and chronicle your journey across the mitten with this fun poster. Perfect for hanging in your RV or home and helping you decide which new part of the state to explore.

Michigan Made Knife


This innovative product by Victorinox Swiss Army is fully loaded and lightweight to ensure it takes up as little room as possible in your pack! This product is made with the most high quality and durable tools.  A smart gift for anyone who spends a lot of time in the Michigan wilderness!

Paddling Michigan Book

Paddling Michigan

This is the ultimate book for canoeists and kayakers looking for endless adventures in Michigan! it covers over 70 of Michigan’s best lakes, streams, and coastal waterways with each journey built for specific interests such as beautiful scenery, awesome fishing, relaxation, historical wonders, and marine wildlife. This gift will be thrilling for both beginner and expert paddlers looking to take their next journey!

Hike Michigan Book

50 Hikes in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

There are so many beautiful places to hike in Michigan and many forget that includes the U.P.

This book, by Thomas Funke, is an awesome gift to inspire anyone to seek adventures in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula! The variety of trails allows every skill set to enjoy hiking through Michigan’s profoundly beautiful backcountry!

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Venison Snack sticks

Protein on the go! These snack sticks by Michigan Brand are a great gift for those who enjoy venison, especially Michigan’s whitetail venison!

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ERG! Energy Bars

Stay energized with these delicious and nutritious nut and fruit bars in a variety of flavors! This is a great gift for on-the-go. Either way, this healthy snack is absolutely delicious wherever you choose to snack! Give this to anyone to boost their day, and don’t forget to buy some for yourself!

Michigan Camping Decal

Michigan Camping Decal

Michigan is for campers! This beautiful state encompasses thousands of amazing places to camp, each individually unique!  For all the campers in your life, give them this fun gift to show off their pride for camping and Michigan!

Michigan Gifts for the Great Lakes-aholic

While many of our Michigan gift ideas are great for anyone who loves the Great Lakes, these Great Lakes themed gifts are perfect for the lake-a-holics on your shopping list!

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Cribbage Board

Does your favorite Michigander love to play games? This Great Lakes cribbage board is a perfect Michigan gift idea for any game-loving Michigander!

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Great Lakes Notecards

Want to send a little Michigan to a friend? Grab a pack of these Great Lakes notecards from SnowAndIvy, a Detroit-based crafter. They would look great in a frame, too!

Black And Red Tee

Great Lakes 3/4 Tee

The classic style and suitable for all seasons, especially some summertime baseball. Join the Great Lakes Teem!

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Lake Life Tote

In addition to the Great Lakes that surround the state, Michigan is home to more than 11,000 inland lakes — meaning that nearly anyone could get use out of this Lake Life canvas tote bag.

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Great Lakes Proud Sticker

This simple sticker shaped like the Great Lakes would be the perfect Michigan stocking stuffer. With more than a dozen colors to choose from, you can find one for everyone on your list.

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“More Than Good…” Hoodie

They’re GREAT! Classic and witty; this hoodie will keep you warm during the chilly seasons and tell the world what you think of the greatest lakes found anywhere in the world.

Michigan Gifts for the Holidays

Michigan-themed gifts are great for any time of the year, but we’re excited to share some holiday-themed Michigan gifts with you!

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Michigan Cities Ornament

The perfect Michigan gift idea for the holidays, this lower peninsula Michigan cities ornament would look great on any tree this Christmas! (P.S. If you find an upper peninsula Michigan cities ornament, let us know!)

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Twelve Days Of Xmas in MI Book

Do you know someone who needs a new book for this holiday season? Here’s the perfect gift for any family looking for a Michigan themed holiday book.

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Mitten Christmas Tags

Give the gift of a Merry Michigan Christmas with these mitten holiday tags. Crafted from heavy-duty cardstock and cut into the shape of the Lower Peninsula, these gift tags will surely brighten the holiday season.

Grand Rapids Ornament

City Map Ornaments

Totally unique and fantastic for an even more local tribute. Available for a variety of beloved Michigan cities including Grand Rapids, Jackson, Ypsilanti, Lansing, Ann Arbor, and Detroit.

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Visit to Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland

The Christmas season is far too short, but fortunately, in Michigan, there’s a place where it’s Christmas all year long. For the person in your life who lives every day like it’s Christmas, a trip to Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth will never go out of style.

Best Michigan Gifts for Foodies

Do you have a Michigan foodie on your holiday shopping list? There are lots of tasty treats to enjoy that are made in Michigan and produced by local Michigan companies. Here are a few of our favorite Michigan foodie gift ideas…

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Dave’s Sweet Tooth Toffee

Love Toffee? You’ll love gifting this Michigan-made sweet treat. You can choose a one-time gift or sign up for a recurring gift subscription.

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Germack Pistachio & Coffee Co Gift Certificate

A fourth-generation company based in Detroit Michigan, Germack produces delectable nuts and coffees. If you can’t make it to the retail store in the Historic Eastern Market in downtown Detroit, we recommend purchasing a gift certificate to their online store for the Michigan foodie on your gift-giving list.

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American Spoon Pancake Box

This Michigan gift gives you the opportunity to support Michigan farmers while sharing the sweet and delicious flavors of the Great Lakes State. The American Spoon Pancake Box includes pancake mix, two types of jam, and a jar of maple syrup.

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I’d Rather Be Fresh… Apron

Whether they prefer to stay behind the grill or in the kitchen, this apron is a humorous yet practical Michigan gift. With the saying “I’d Rather be Fresh Than Salty” and the shape of Michigan printed on the front, it is suitable for any occasion.

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Coney Kit

The only thing better than going to a coney restaurant is making your very own authentic Coney Dog in your own home. This coney kit is the best way to give the flavor of Michigan this holiday season.

Gift Ideas for Coffee Lovers in Michigan

More and more local coffee roasters are popping up in Michigan, and we’re loving all the aromas in towns across our great Mitten State! Coffee lovers in Michigan will love receiving a gift of locally-roasted coffee from their favorite Michigan coffee roasters, and these are a few we recommend…

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Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co Bundle

Locally roasted coffee in Detroit makes a great gift for a Michigan coffee lover.

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Cherry Cheer Gift Box

Spread some cheer and show how big your heart is with this huge assortment of Cherry Republic goodies! Comes packaged in a gift box with pine cone, birch bark, greens, and a card.

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Upper Peninsula Mug

Far too often, everyone focuses on the Mitten — or the Lower Peninsula. But Michigan’s Upper Peninsula deserves love too! This ceramic mug features the outline of the Upper Peninsula and a rustic tree design. It comes in a variety of colors.

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Michigan Tumbler

If you are looking for a Michigan gift for someone who is always hydrating while on the go, consider this Michigan tumbler featuring a floral design. It keeps both hot and cold beverages, making it a versatile and useful gift.

I Heart Euchre Mug

I ❤️ Euchre Mug

Michiganders DO love euchre. In many midwestern circles it is the ONLY card game worth playing. Share the love while you sip your morning brew from this timeless mug.

Michigan Gifts Ideas for Beer & Wine Lovers

Perhaps the individual you’re looking for the best Michigan gift idea for likes something a bit stronger than coffee in his/her cup. These Michigan gift ideas for beer and wine lovers are sure to make him/her smile!

Top 50 Michigan Breweries Map - An Michigan Gift Idea

Top 50 Michigan Breweries Map

Perfect map for those who love beers and breweries and want to display how many of the top 50 breweries in Michigan they have been to!

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Michigan Home Glasses

Set of 4 glasses etched with a Michigan Home design of your choosing.

Pick It Up Coozie

“Pick It Up” Koozie

This clever triple entendre is the only way to keep your beverages cold during a round of your favorite card game.

Petoskey Stone Michigan Shaped Wine Glass - An Michigan Gift Idea

Petoskey Stone Michigan Shaped Wine Glass

The perfect Michigan souvenir to add to your wine glass collection.

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Michigan Outline – Glassware

A classy way to show off the unique Michigan state shape!

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Michigan Wine Rack

Show off the love of The Mitten while also displaying your favorite bottle of wine!

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Michigan Wine Glass Charms

These silver wine charms make a perfect indulgence or gift for Michigan lovers.

Great Lakes Wall Beer Bottle Opener - An Michigan Gift Idea

Great Lakes Wall Beer Bottle Opener

Stunning and extremely unique beer bottle opener in the shape of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

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Southwest Michigan Brewery & Winery Tours

Southwest Michigan has earned a reputation for being a beer and wine destination, so why not give the gift of an experience with a brewery and winery tour from Grape and Grain Tours? It’s a safe way to taste the best of this region.

Best Michigan Gifts for Detroit Lovers

There’s a special kind of love people have for the city of Detroit, and a list of the ultimate Michigan gifts wouldn’t be complete without a section dedicated to the best Michigan gifts for Detroit lovers!

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Detroit Coordinates Wall Sign

Have a Detroit-lover on your holiday gift list? Gift this Detroit wall art with the city’s coordinates displayed!

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Retro T-Shirt

Retro t-shirts are all the rage, and Detroit-lovers will be eager to wear this retro Detroit t-shirt highlighting the 313.

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Detroit Hat

This “DET” trucker hat is the perfect Michigan gift for the Detroit lover on your gifting list.

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City Skyline Wall Hanging

What a unique and fun piece of wall art showcasing the skyline of Detroit – perfect for gifting to the person on your holiday shopping list who loves Detroit!

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Detroit Map Canvas Print

A tasteful, artistic decorative addition to any Detroit residence. The black and white looks great in any room and showcases the distinct layout of this lakeside metro.

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Detroit History Tours

Detroit History Tours offers boat, bus, and walking tours, allowing you to give the gift of history that best suits your recipient’s style. Gift certificates are available and can be applied to any of the company’s tours.

Favorite Michigan Gifts for Pets

Do you have a pet in your life who loves Michigan as much as you do? Here are some of our favorite Michigan gifts for pets…

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Wolverine Hoodie

Your pet deserves to have its own Maize and Blue wardrobe, and this U of M dog hoodie is the best option for game day. It comes in various sizes for different dog breeds, and can even be personalized with your pet’s name.

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UofM Catnip Toys

That precious kitten in your life needs some love around the holidays as well. These catnip toys are sure to fascinate your pet, and their University of Michigan fabric will remind everyone of your allegiance to the Wolverines.

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The Kitten Mitten

If you are shopping for someone who loves cats as much as they love their home state of Michigan, then this screenprint is exactly what you have been searching for. Featuring a kitten motif in the shape of Michigan, it is a wonderful piece of wall art for any cat lover.

Great Michigan Gifts for Gardeners

People who love to garden will enjoy receiving or experiencing these uniquely Michigan gifts...

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Belle Isle Conservancy

Sometimes, the best way to honor your passion for Michigan is to give the gift of support to a local organization. A donation made in honor of someone you love at the Belle Isle Conservancy is a gift that protects the natural beauty of Belle Isle for generations to come.

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Michigan Garden in a Can

This Michigan item allows you to give the gift of natural beauty. The Michigan Garden in the Can is a shaker can filled with native Michigan wildflower seeds, and will cover a 150-square-foot area.

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

The Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is one of the most picturesque places to visit in Michigan. Purchase tickets to this attraction for anyone that you know who loves the surround themselves with Michigan plants, flowers, and art.

Unique Gift Ideas for Michigan Artists

If you have an artist on your holiday gift-giving list, don’t miss out on these unique Michigan gift ideas to inspire their creativity…

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Detroit Institute of Arts

Featuring one of the most extensive and exhilarating art collections in Michigan, the Detroit Institute of Art is one of the most dazzling places to visit in the city. For a unique Michigan gift idea, consider a DIA membership.

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ArtPrize Donation

ArtPrize is an open, independently operated art competition that takes place throughout the city of Grand Rapids each fall. The gift of an ArtPrize Donation ensures that this event can continue year after year.

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Michigan Journal

With 120 pages and a design featuring all of the best attractions in Michigan, this notebook can be used for meal planning, shopping lists, journaling, and more.

Gifts for Michigan Fishermen

If someone in your life loves to fish, these Michigan fishing gifts are perfect this holiday season!

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Fishigan T-Shirt

This comfortable yet stylish shirt is the clothing item that the fisher in your life has been missing. It is a cotton T-shirt featuring a Fishigan label, making it an awesome choice for a day of fishing on a Michigan lake.

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Michigan Fishing Shirt

For those chilly mornings out on the boat, this long-sleeve T-shirt showcasing the Lower Peninsula catching the Upper Peninsula is the right choice.

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Fish of Michigan Print

This gift idea is a wonderful option for anyone who loves to go fishing in Michigan. It is a screen print that features hand-drawn designs of native Michigan fish.

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West Michigan Charter Fishing

Give the gift of adventure with a trip on a West Michigan Charter Fishing tour. These boat tours take participants out into the deep waters of Lake Michigan to try their hand at fishing.

Gifts for Michigan Music Lovers

Michigan is home to some amazing music, and these Michigan gift ideas are perfect for the music lovers on your list…

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Motown Museum

The Motown Museum allows you to visit the place where the Motown scene first began in the city of Detroit. You can purchase a membership for or make a donation in honor of someone that you know who loves both Michigan and music.

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Third Man Records

Launched in 2015 by music legend Jack White, Third Man Records is one of the best places to grab vinyl records and immerse yourself in the local music scene. Grab a gift card to give to someone in Michigan who is passionate about music.

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Michigan Musicians T-Shirt

The list of rock stars that hail from Michigan may seem endless, but many of the biggest legends in the music industry are displayed on this shirt in the shape of the state. This shirt is a must-have for any Michigander who is proud of their rock-and-roll roots.

Even More Michigan Gift Ideas

Our goal with this list of Michigan gift ideas wasn’t to be the most complete list of Michigan-themed gifts you could find. We just wanted to showcase some of the more unique Michigan gifts for the people on your shopping list who LOVE our Mitten State.

Be sure to browse some of our other Michigan gift ideas lists here on Awesome Mitten: