WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)--Presidential Inaugurations are typically very chilly. So how about wrapping yourself in an official Inauguration throw blanket for $165?
This is just one of the items you can purchase from the Presidential Inaugural Committee's (PIC) online store. PIC says itemscan also be purchased at select hotels--the Mayflower, the Holiday Inn and Capital Hilton--as well as at the official retail storeat 1155 F Street, N.W.
You can begin ordering merchandise online now. The hotels will begin selling items during Inauguration weekend. The F Street store will open within the next week, says PIC.
In addition to a blanket, other items on the PIC website include on the high end a $7.500 medallion set with the images of President Obama and Vice President Biden. On the lower end there are several buttons for $5--including a Bow Paw Button in honor of the First Pooch. There are also coffee mugs ($25), a pen ($30), champagne glass for $30 and Obama tube socks for $15. In total, there are 50 items on the website, including a special edition poster designed by Chuck Close for$100.
All the merchandise reflects the theme for the 57th Presidential Inauguration: "Our People. Our Future."