Marla Cichowski, spokesperson for the Illinois Office of Tourism

Items Featured:

Flags for Heroes—States, $125–$275; (Springfield)

Zodiac Candles, $32; (Chicago)

Handmade Glass Ornaments, $35–$45; (Monticello)

Large Pizza Paddle, Herb and Vegetable Knife, Wooden Tumblers, $20-$55 (Moline)

Unbroken Vodka, $25; (Columbia)

Handmade Honey Goat’s Milk Soap, $3–$6; (Anna)

Cocoa Blue Chocolates, truffles, caramels, turtles (Rochester) prices vary

Cherry Rustic Edge, Cherry Edge Grain, $139, $198; (Effingham)

Ropp Jersey Cheese – gift box with variety or Illinois made cheeses (Normal); prices vary