13 WEIRD AND WONDERFUL ROYAL ITEMS YOU NEED FOR THE PERFECT JUBILEE PARTY
This year, Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first British Monarch in history to celebrate a platinum jubilee, after serving the commonwealth for 70 years!
From 2nd – 5th June a special extended bank holiday has been granted, allowing celebrations to be held to mark this momentous royal occasion.
And while numerous official events will be staged, Brits across the nation are gearing up to host their own street parties, garden parties, and in general get ready for a grand ol’ royal knees up!
So, in anticipation of the big weekend, online marketplace OnBuy has compiled a list of 13 weird, wonderful, and downright wacky jubilee items that are bound to impress your friends – and complete any regal celebrations.
Queen and Corgi Salt and Pepper Shakers
A garden or street party essential, these fun Queen and corgi salt and pepper shakers are the perfect tabletop addition.
Made from high quality ceramic, plus painted, and glazed, these shakers add the royal touch to any dinner table
They even come in a presentation box, so are perfect for any collectors of royal items!
2pc Queen Elizabeth II & Corgi Ceramic Shaker Set, £14.95, buy from OnBuy
Union Jack Costume Dress
Geri Halliwell may have worn it first, but that doesn’t mean you can’t also don a Union Jack dress.
Perfect for any jubilee garden or street parties, channel your inner ginger spice with this fantastic costume.
Union Jack Costume Dress, £8.35 – buy from OnBuy
Union Jack Cocktail sticks
Nothing says British garden party like cheese and pineapple on cocktail sticks.
So, why not upgrade your cocktail stick game this jubilee with these royal crown Union Jack sticks.
Of course, they are not limited to cheese and pineapple, and can be used to decorate all manner of party food – like cakes, sandwiches, and miniature sausages! Yum!
Union Jack Cocktail Sticks, £3.60 – buy from OnBuy
Queen and Corgi Air Freshener
With a scent inspired by the royal gardens, and an illustration of the Queen and one of her beloved corgis, this air freshener is the perfect novelty gift for any fan of the royals.
Have you been roped into ferrying subjects (AKA your partner or the kids) back and forth between street parties on the jubilee weekend? Adorn your car with this Queen and corgi air freshener and get into the celebratory spirit – even when stuck in traffic!
Queen & Corgi Novelty Air Freshener, £2.75 – buy from OnBuy
Queen and Corgi Solar Pals
Move over Funko Pops, solar pals are the OG novelty collectables. Coming in a range of themes and characters; place a solar pal in direct sunlight and watch them dance the day away.
So, for that upcoming jubilee street party, why not grab yourself a Queen and Corgi Solar Pal Set.
While you’re enjoying tea and sarnies, place the Queen and her corgi on the table and watch them dance a merry jig. Guaranteed to put a smile on everyone’s face!
2pcs Queen & Corgi Solar Pal Set, £8.54 – buy from OnBuy
Royal Plant Markers Garden Ornaments
Prepare your backyard for any upcoming jubilee garden parties with this four-piece novelty plant marker set.
Standing at 5cm tall, and made of durable plastic, the mini plant pot royal gardeners include four unique designs.
Ensure your garden is watched over by Her Royal Highness this jubilee!
4pc Royal Plant Markers, £14.49 – buy from OnBuy
Rule Britannia Light-Up Keychain
Everyone has been in a situation where they’ve struggled to get their keys in the door at night-time. Usually, this means fumbling for your phone in the dark, but it doesn’t have to be that way …
The Rule Britannia Light-Up Keychain is the perfect fun jubilee gift for the royalist in your life.
Hang a miniature Her Majesty on your keys and press a button for the Queen’s eyes to light up. The keychain also plays Rule Britannia with every press, so you can feel especially patriotic when coming in at night!
Rule Britannia Light-Up Keychain, £7.95 – buy from OnBuy
Platinum Jubilee Edible Icing Cake Topper & Ribbon
No jubilee celebration is complete without a slice of cake and a cup of tea.
This Platinum Jubilee cake topper and ribbon is 100% edible, in addition to being pre-cut and easy to use.
A simple way to impress friends and family, plus guaranteed to earn you the title of cake King or Queen at the local garden party. Now, get the kettle on …
Platinum Jubilee Edible Icing Cake Topper & Ribbon, £9.00 – buy from OnBuy
Platinum Jubilee Paper Cups
Another jubilee celebration essential, these branded purple cups are ideal for a street party where lots of people will be in attendance.
Available in a gorgeous regal purple colour, these cups present a fuss free way to enjoy the festivities.
Because let’s be honest, no one wants to be washing up hundreds of glass cups!
10 Platinum Jubilee Purple Paper Cups 9oz, £6.31 – buy from OnBuy
Union Jack Bunting
The iconic accessorily for a street party, no jubilee celebration is complete without bunting.
In fact, it could be argued you can’t have an official street party without bunting…
Well, it’s a good thing OnBuy has you sorted!
20ft Union Jack Bunting, £3.97 – buy from OnBuy
Royal Platinum Jubilee 2022 Balloons
Now you have your bunting, all you need is balloons.
These Platinum Jubilee balloons come in four different designs, in red, white, and blue of the Union Jack.
Made from quality latex, these balloons can be inflated up to 30cm!
20pk Royal Platinum Jubilee 2022 Balloons, £9.92 – buy from OnBuy
Union Jack Temporary Tattoos
Continuing the Union Jack theme, why not decorate your body with these temporary Union Jack tattoos
Each pack includes 40 high quality temporary tattoos, and two sets of different sized flags.
The tattoos are easy to use, and transfer to the skin with just a little water!
40pk Union Jack Flag Temporary Tattoos, £17.04 – buy from OnBuy
Union Jack MorphSuit
For an alternative jubilee costume idea, why not try a Union Jack MorphSuit?
Made from polyester & spandex for a tight and comfy fit, this costume has two zips, so it is easy to get on and off.
Comfortable and lightweight, you’re bound to be the talk of the street if you wear this to the jubilee
Meroncourt Union Jack MorphSuit, £28.97 – buy from OnBuy