Best Jubilee souvenirs

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60 years of Queen Lizzie, who’d have thought it? A jubilee weekend gives us the chance to indulge in all things red, white and blue, and we have tracked down a trio of royal souvenirs that you’ll be happy to have around, long after the street party remains have been swept into big black bin liners…

Best of red, white and blue

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Red, white and blue fabrics. Very royal, very nautical, and very patriotic (that’s if you live in the UK, US, or, um, France). We’re not that up on our flags of the world, but we do know it’s a classic colour combo. It’s the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee this weekend and we’re getting in the mood. To get things started, here’s some Fabric Friday inspiration to prove that red, white and blue looks cool. Don’t just save it for high days and bunting days…

Best of Jubilee stitching

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If you’ve an ounce of British spirit about you, you can’t have failed to notice something red, white and blue and regal is afoot this weekend. Come on, there’s an extra bank holiday, that must have made you sit up and take notice. Yes, it’s finally here, the Diamond Jubilee is upon us, and, you know what…? It’s inspired designers to come up with some beautiful stitching. Here’s our pick of the best Jubilee stitching…