We’ve got nine Shakespeare-themed Christmas gift ideas for you, selected from the Folger shop and all under $20. Find something for your friend, your sibling, your favorite English teacher, or yourself!
1. A Shakespeare quotes mug
2. Christmas tree ornaments
3. Shakespeare playing cards
“Come, sweet, we’ll go to dinner / And then we’ll play at cards.” (The Two Noble Kinsmen) These playing cards feature quotes from Shakespeare’s plays.
4. First Folio poster
5. Lady Macbeth soap
Your house guests will definitely get a kick out of this cleverly packaged soap. “What, will these hands ne’er be clean?” (Macbeth)
6. Shakespeare Christmas cards
This set of notecards features a delightful riff on the “Twelve Days of Christmas” song.
7. Globe Theatre model kit
Get the whole family involved with building this model of The Globe.
8. Shakespeare action figure
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9. Shakespeare audiobooks
Shakespeare’s language is meant to be spoken aloud. These Folger audio editions of Shakespeare’s plays are perfect for long car trips or plane rides this holiday season.