Cool gifts for the obsessive Hamilton fan
So there’s this little show play on this place called Broadway — maybe you’ve heard of it? Called Hamilton? Most awarded Broadway show ever? Those who see it are obsessed. (With good reason.) If that describes someone on your list, we tracked down the coolest gifts for Hamilton fans. And if they haven’t seen it? Well, got a few hundred bucks and a lot of patience to spare? We’ve got that covered too.
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All gifts have been editorially determined by our staff, there is no compensation in exchange for picks. CMP is an rstyle and Amazon affiliate. Discount codes expire 12/31/16.
Hamilton Peg Doll Set
Watch as the kids go from playing Elsa and Anna to playing John Laurens and Aaron Burr.
$36, Maiden Kentucky
Hamilton Mixtape (squee!)
Wait until you hear these Hamilton soundtrack remixes featuring The Roots, Busta Rhymes, Alicia Keyes, Usher, Sia, Regina Spektor and more. Whoa.
$14.49 preorder, Amazon
Hamilton Character Candles
This NC basd shop offers a dozen scented candles, each honoring a different character. Like Eliza, “a beautiful, elegant blend of dusty rose, vanilla, cashmere and amber, mixed with a subtle underscent of paper smoke, because Lin-Manuel wants to break your heart.” Hamilton smells like Caribbean teakwood, tropical fruits and spices, sugarcane, rum, and new money.
$16, Enthusiastic Candle Co
Hamilton, The Revolution Book
The book by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter, For the truly obsessed. Which is basically everyone.
$27 on sale, Amazon
Hamilton Handmade Plushies or Ornaments
We’re totally smitten with this shop. If she looks sold out, convo her and see if she’s taking orders. Maybe beg a little.
$34.99, Bobeena Shop
How Lucky We Are… Hand-Stamped Aluminum Bracelet
Can be worn outside of Manhattan, too.
$16, Emery Drive
Alexander Hamilton’s Guide to Life
Gretchen Rubin calls it an extremely entertaining, lighthearted bio. So we’re in.
$13.47 on sale, Amazon
Patience, grasshopper. Or, scalping.