Whether you’re a die-hard Royalist or just like to party, the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee is sure to see plenty of street parties and garden parties.
But now that you’ve sorted out the essential decorations, cake, food and drink for your barbecue or afternoon tea, your attention may turn to what to wear.
After all, it’s not every day that a monarch reigns for 70 years. So if there was ever a time to put on your rags and wave the union jack, this is it.
Retailers like Next, Matalan, New Look and George have all brought us great options for the occasion, so no matter how you’re celebrating, there’s something for every style. From red, white and blue dresses to corgi t-shirts and more understated jumpsuits, all available to buy, there’s a huge range to choose from.
Keep reading to discover our selections of essential jubilee outfits that will get you in the party spirit.
George Womens Jubilee Royal White Corgi Graphic T-Shirt: £15, Asda.com
While the Queen is obviously the star of the show for the Platinum Jubilee, Corgis are a very close second. Dog lovers and royalists alike will love this cute printed t-shirt from George at Asda, featuring a royal pooch sitting front and centre.
Pour Moi bella slinky recycled stretch tie-sleeve tea dress: was £39, now £35.10, Forme.co.uk
For a more subtle nod to Jubilee celebrations, this red polka dot dress is a great option for a patriotic outfit that’s not too hardcore. The tea dress style gives it a vintage look while the red is a great pop of color for the summer months. And the best part is that you can wear it well after the big day.
Next red, blue, white jubilee abstract lightweight scarf: £14, Next.co.uk
Want to jump on the jubilee fashion trend but not ready to take the plunge for the total look? Then this scarf is made for you. Subtle enough to work outside of the Jubilee hype, this red, white and blue accessory will turn any outfit into a platinum Jubilee party piece in seconds.
George blue ribbed jumpsuit: £16, Asda.com
For more casual celebrations, it’s hard to go wrong with a jumpsuit. With comfort in mind, perfect for chasing after little ones or sitting on the grass, this jumpsuit is sure to be a welcome addition to any picnic or garden party full of fun and play . And again, this will last long after the Jubilee celebrations are over.
Women’s Amazon Ted Baker pyford heeled sandals: from £46, Amazon.co.uk
Amazon’s list of brands never fails to amaze us, and you might not know that Ted Baker is one of them. These heeled sandals are sure to see you from day to night, however you choose to celebrate the Jubilee. And they work with everything from jeans and t-shirts to dresses and jumpsuits.
New Look Union Jack Lips Crew Neck White T-Shirt: £10.99, Newlook.com
Another tee, but this time in a slightly sexier print than the cute corgi, is this Union Jack lip top from New Look. Pair it with jeans for a more understated look or a red skirt or shorts for a real patriotic punch. And, even after the jubilee is over, it would make a great pajama t-shirt.
Short sleeve cotton pajamas next: £25, Next.co.uk
Speaking of pajamas, this corgi set from Next is not to be missed. You may not be celebrating the jubilee at all, but even as a dog lover, it’s quite the buy. Rabbits, Labradors, wellies and buntings also feature in the print, so this isn’t just a collection of corgis, but it’s a great set for summer.
Women’s Amazon Sequin Union Jack Dress: £24.99, Amazon.co.uk
For anyone looking to dress up, few things could be better than a sequin union jack dress, Spice Girls style. Of course, you don’t have to wear it with the gogo boots unless you really want to, but it will make you the star of the party.
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After a non-Union Jack themed outfit? Take a look at our Roundup of the best summer dresses