10 best tea towels, mugs and gifts to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
This year, the Queen will celebrate her 70th year on the throne on February 6, 2022. While the official Platinum Jubilee bank holiday is happening on June 2 and 3, 2022, it’s never too early to celebrate the monumental occasion, especially as it is the Queen’s 96th birthday today.
There are several royal warranted brands and companies that have released special edition merchandise to celebrate the event and according to research from eBay, demand for jubilee plates have have risen by 383 percent on its site.
Whether you’re after a traditional tea towel, collectibles or mug, there’s plenty of homeware to suit what you’re looking for.
There’s also special memorabilia you can buy including the 2022 Platinum Jubilee coin and Royal Mail stamps.
Here is a guide with the best tea towels, mugs and gifts you can buy to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022.
Emma Bridgewater Queen Elizabeth II 70 Years Platinum Jubilee Half Pint Mug.
Celebrate the Queen’s reign with this beautifully illustrated mug by Emma Bridgewater.
Printed with her ascension and 70th year on, it’s also patterned with the heraldic lion, unicorn symbols and crown motifs.
Buy on John Lewis (£22)
Cartwright & Butler The Platinum Jubilee Collection.
Enjoy this delectable collection of teatime treats and celebrate the royal event with this set from Cartwright & Butler.
Including shortbread, Ceylon black tea and bergamot and chocolate biscuits, it also comes in a beautiful tin box.
Buy on Cartwright & Butler (£16)
The Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen 2022 UK 50p Brilliant Uncirculated Coin.
For the first time, the Royal Mint has created on a UK 50p coin to celebrate a royal event.
Featuring a portrait of Her Majesty the Queen and a design by agency Osborne Ross, this is a beautiful keepsake with a lot of special value.
Buy on The Royal Mint (£7)
Harrods Large Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Shopper Bag.
Carry around your belongings or groceries in this stylish shopper bag from Harrods.
Embroidered with a graphic of the Platinum Jubilee, it’s a memorable item that you can use for long after the event.
Buy on Harrods (£30)
Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Cotton Tea Towel Commemorative Memorabilia.
Made from pure cotton, this tea towel is a traditional design and customers can choose between a relaxed or formal image of the Queen.
Sure to be displayed for years, it looks great in any kitchen.
Buy on eBay (£10 up)
Fortnum & Mason Jubilee Blend 25 bags.
Drink this beautiful blend of teas from India, Ceylon and China to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.
Brew and enjoy with cucumber sandwiches and biscuits.
Buy on Fortnum & Mason (£5.95)
Emma Bridgewater Queen Elizabeth II 70 Years Platinum Jubilee Half Pint Mug Green.
A simple, bold design, this elegant mug is staking with a green colour and has 70 glorious years illustrated on.
It also makes a wonderful gift for a loved one.
Buy on John Lewis (£22)
The Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen 2022 UK £5 Brilliant Uncirculated Coin Cover.
This limited-edition coin cover is the perfect item to buy to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.
With a beautiful decorative design by artist John Bergdahl, it features the coin alongside eight new stamps by Royal Mail.
Buy on The Royal Mint (£19.99)
Queen Platinum Jubilee Purple Union Jack Bunting Banner.
Decorate your home with this bunting banner that has a Union Jack style design with the Platinum Jubilee dates on.
Perfect for indoors and outdoors, you can also reuse it for every royal occasion.
Buy on Amazon (£4.95)
Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Cup and Saucer 2022.
Elegant and traditional, this cup and saucer set features the Queen’s portrait on a porcelain design.
It’s perfect for royal fans and serve the Jubilee Blend tea in it.
Buy on Amazon (£15.99)
Emma Bridgewater Queen Elizabeth II 70 Years Platinum Jubilee Round Tray.
Striking as both tableware and house decor, commemorate the Jubilee with a plate and this stunning Emma Bridgewater design is perfect for any setting.
Made from steel, it’s dated 1952 – 2022 to signify her long reign.
Buy on John Lewis (£10)
Gibson Our Glorious Queen Jigsaw Puzzle.
Perfect to also play with children, this popular jigsaw is full of royal smiles and has been specially reissued for this year’s Jubilee.
Through the jigsaw, see the queen’s many expressions and when you’ve finished piecing it together, hang it in a beautiful frame.
Buy on John Lewis (£15.99)
Ginger Ray Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Garland.
Ideal for a family gathering or party, adorn your home with this royal Union Jack garland to enjoy Platinum Jubilee celebrations.
Plus, you can reuse the decorations throughout the summer for outdoor events.
Buy on John Lewis (£8)
Joyous Jubilee Bag.
If you’re looking to treat with a hamper, the Joyous Jubilee Bag from Virginia Hayward Hampers is filled with scrumptious British treats including Reids All Butter Shortbread, Cherry Bakewell Tart Popcorn from Popcorn Shed and more.
Perfect for afternoon tea, other condiments and snacks in it include Claire’s Handmade Strawberry Extra Jam, Choc-Affair Best of British Milk Chocolate Bar and it comes with a stunning tote bag.
Buy on Virginia Hayward Hampers (£32.50)
Queen Elizabeth II & Corgi Platinum Jubilee Salt & Pepper Set Ceramic Figure.
According to research from eBay, searches for ‘queen salt and pepper shakers’ saw an uplift of 200 percent and this set is the perfect, adorable gift to celebrate the Jubilee.
Picturing the queen with her beloved corgi, it’s a great gift that’s sure to bring a smile every time it gets used.
Buy on eBay (£11.95)