If you know me, you know I'm a bonafide Minnesota girl; I love any and everything having to do with my home state; including swag. Bags, hats, tanks; you name it. If it has Minnesota on it, I want it.

And if you or the Illinois girl in your life are anything like me, then you have a similar obsession; you'll buy anything that will allow you to let your Illini flag fly.

Here are 18 products you definitely need in your life if you want to do that; or want to distract yourself from work by doing some shopping for Valentine's Day...or just because.

So, how many items will you be getting? Need some help?

Here's the complete list of gift items for you: