The holidays are the perfect time to share the Yale spirit. From ornaments to outerwear, we've gathered our top picks from The Yale Collection and The Shops at Yale that are sure to bring cheer to anyone on your list this year. 

Periodic Table of Yale Tray

“Periodic Table of Yale Tray”This 14” white porcelain tray includes 28 “elements” of Yale, each a fun hand rendered depiction of a famous Yale icon. Decorated in Illinois by Dishique. Via The Yale Collection.

Plush Bulldog Beanie

bulldog beanie toyBring Handsome Dan home for the holidays with this plush bulldog beanie toy. Measuring about 8" in length, this soft and cuddly pup is wearing his very own Yale t-shirt. Via Yale Bulldog Blue (Campus Customs). 

Yale Pizza Life T-Shirt

Yale Pizza ShirtIf you know you know... this Yale Pizza Life shirt is perfect for the connoisseur of all things cheese, sauce, and dough! No matter who makes your favorite pie, this t-shirt says it all. Via Yale Bulldog Blue (Campus Customs). 

Yale Holiday Ornaments

Yale ornamentsThe exclusive Yale Porcelain Ornament depicts Yale landmarks, with gold painted accents and ribbon. The Handsome Dan Disc Ornament includes Dan all-ready for the holidays, with a coordinating ribbon. Both measure 3” in diameter and are decorated in Illinois by Dishique. Via The Yale Collection. 

Yale Striped Scarf

Yale striped scarfThis classic navy and white striped scarf is the perfect cold weather accessory. It features a sporty, embroidered "Yale" emblem and is made of 100% acrylic fiber. Via Yale Bulldog Blue (Campus Customs). 

Yale Bulldogs Can Coolers

can coziesThese full color wrap-around can coolers fit a 12 oz can and are made of high density 1/8" foam to keep your beverage cool. Show off your Yale spirit the next time you are in need of a can cooler. Via dwell New Haven. 

Oatmeal Yale Bulldogs Half-Zip Pullover

Oatmeal pulloverThis long sleeve mid-weight pullover is a great way to stay warm year round. Featuring an embroidered bulldog logo and a zipper pocket on the sleeve, the attractive oatmeal color will complement any outfit. Available in Men's/Unisex and Women's styles via The Yale Bookstore. 

New Haven Map Coasters

Yale coastersGreat for entertaining, these 3-3/4" X 3-3/4" hardboard coasters with a cork back make a beautiful gift and conversation piece. Each set includes 4 coasters, with a map of New Haven, CT and Yale University. These coaster sets are handmade by women in Columbus, Ohio. Via dwell New Haven.

Harkness Memorial Tower and Memorial Quadrangle Framed Print

Harkness Memorial Tower and Memorial Quadrangle Framed PrintThis print taken from Yale’s collection of historic photos dates back to the early 1920’s, illustrating one of the most iconic locations on the Yale Campus. Measuring 21” X 25 1/2”, it is framed with 100% reclaimed wood, glass covered, and manufactured in Illinois by Second Chance Art. Via The Yale Collection.

Yale Skyline Pom Knit Hat

Pom hatWeather you're heading to the Whale or just braving the cold, this Yale skyline pom hat is a classy and clever way to show off your love of all things Yale. The knit design features a skyline of Yale's most famous landmarks plus an embroidered emblem on the front cuff. Via The Yale Bookstore. 

Yale Framed Vintage Pennant

Yale pennantThis Replica 1950’s era wool felt pennant makes great addition to any Yale fan’s den of office. Each piece is encased in a mahogany wood frame and covered with UV protectant glass. Pennant is 9 ½” X 3 ½”, with a frame size of 14” x 9”. Assembled in Connecticut. Via dwell New Haven. 

Yale Themed Silk Scarves

Silk scarvesA perfect accessory for any outfit, these Yale themed silk scarves feature campus motifs and decorative shields. Choose from J. Campion Collection scarf in blue and white or Rah-Rah scarf in blue and gold. Both measure 24" x 24" and are 100% silk. Via Yale Bulldog Blue (Campus Customs).

Custom Yale Alumni Hat

alumni hatGive the gift of class pride swag with this custom Yale alumni hat. Each order is custom-made to represent the desired class year on a chino twill navy cap. Via Yale Bulldog Blue (Campus Customs). 

Yale University Minimalist Framed Print

minimalist artThis illustration features a birds eye view of the most iconic buildings on the campus of Yale University. Artist Josh Seubert researched these campus icons before illustrating this unique artwork. White matted 8x12 print inside 11x14 black wood frame. Via dwell New Haven. 

More Ways to Share in the Holiday Spirit

If you're in the New Haven area this December, be sure to stop by the Shops at Yale to visit the independently owned businesses that make downtown special. Don't miss holiday events like the wintertime Chapel Street Open House on December 8 at 4:30 pm ET. 

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