Treat Your Loved Ones Like Royalty With These Gifts For Fans of The Crown
Netflix's The Crown is stunning on every count. From the visuals to the acting, this series about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II has stolen the hearts of royal watchers everywhere. If you know someone who has watched the first four seasons of the show multiple times, has strong feelings about the casting of Elizabeth Debicki as Princess Diana, and can't stop daydreaming about Diana's revenge dress, then the gifts on this list are sure to be just what you've been looking for. Whether the Crown fan in your life dreams of holding extravagant dinners in Buckingham Palace or can't stop squealing whenever a corgi appears on screen, there's a gift on this list that will delight their inner royal.
— Additional reporting by Kelsey Hurwitz
Best For Breakfast Time: Rainbow Queen Mug
Your Crown-loving friend will smile each morning as they brew their favorite hot drink and serve it in this colorful Rainbow Queen Mug ($14). Queen Elizabeth has worn some wonderful outfits, and this fun, brightly colored mug is the perfect way to add a dash of British fashion sensibility to their day.
Best For Decorating: Queen Elizabeth II Art Print
Spruce up their home with a little homage to Queen Elizabeth. This adorable Queen Elizabeth II Art Print ($30) shows her in her happy place — at home with the corgis. And if that's not relatable, we don't know what is.
Best For Diana-Lovers: I'm a Luxury Sweater
Any lover of Princess Diana knows her fashion sense to a T. Diana was famously photographed wearing this Gyles & George I'm a Luxury Sweater ($221, originally $295), and if your friend is lucky, they could be photographed wearing it, too.
Best For Whimsy: Porcelain Teacup and Saucer Earrings
These adorable Porcelain Teacup and Saucer Earrings ($21) are the perfect accessory to add a bit of whimsy to any outfit. Afternoon tea is important to a monarch, and even if your loved one doesn't have time to schedule an afternoon tea into their day, they can make up for it by adding a little dash of tea to their outfit.
Best For Kids at Heart: Funko Pop! Queen Elizabeth II Collectible Figure
Whether or not your friend has joined the Funko Pop! craze, this Funko Pop! Queen Elizabeth II Collectible Figure ($21) is a must have for their desk. It even comes with a corgi.
Best For Readers: The Crown: The Official Companion
Delve deeper into how The Crown is made with The Crown: The Official Companion ($15, originally $28) by Robert Lacey. The book tells all about young Elizabeth as she made her transition into queen and all of the behind-the-scenes information a lover of The Crown might not have known.
Best For Setting the Mood: Vintage Teacup Candles
An adorable vintage teacup and a relaxing scented candle? Sounds heavenly. These Vintage Teacup Candles ($28) come in a variety of scents and unique cup designs. Best yet, the sadness that usually comes up after finishing burning a favorite candle is replaced by joy when your friend finds themselves with a beautiful new teacup!
Best For Dressing Up: Blush Pink Fascinator
Could a royal occasion be complete without an equally festive hat? We think not. Help your friend channel their inner royalty with this Blush Pink Fascinator ($85). They'll feel so special wearing it, and hey, they might even be able to sneak into the next royal wedding.
Best For Historians: Royal Sisters
Anne Edwards's Royal Sisters ($19) focuses in on one of the show's most compelling dynamics: the relationship between Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret. Most sister dynamics are tricky at one point or another — add in a couple royal titles and a huge sense of duty, and the relationship gets even more complex.
Best For Indulgence: Teabloom Buckingham Palace Teapot & Flowering Tea Gift Set
The stunning six-piece Teabloom Buckingham Palace Teapot and Flowering Tea Gift Set ($70, originally $80) is perfect for anyone who loves both The Crown and a delicious cup of tea brewed with a teapot that even the queen herself would appreciate. They'll feel like true royalty each time they brew themselves a pot of tea.
Best For Learning More: Behind the Throne
If your friend has ever found themself wondering about the people in charge of keeping the household together as all of the drama unfolds around Elizabeth and Philip, then they'll love Adrian Tinniswood's Behind the Throne ($19, originally $32), which looks at the domestic history of the British royal household.
Best For Accessorizing: Tidoo Jewelry Women's Queen Crown Pendant Necklace
The coronation scene in season one of The Crown is downright iconic. With the Tidoo Jewelry Women's Queen Crown Pendant Necklace ($13, originally $20), fans of the show can wear their own, far less demanding, crown around their necks.
Best For Background: Prince Philip: The Turbulent Early Life of the Man Who Married Queen Elizabeth II
Season two of The Crown touches on Prince Philip's early years, but Prince Philip: The Turbulent Early Life of the Man Who Married Queen Elizabeth II ($24) by Philip Eade will take readers even deeper into his past. Having been raised all around Europe and with highly complicated family relationships, Prince Philip's life is definitely one worth digging into.
Best For Building: Lego Architecture Buckingham Palace
Forget puzzles — anyone with a case of royal fever will be obsessed with the idea of building their own royal abode with the Lego Architecture Buckingham Palace ($145) set. Legos are always fun, but Legos that turn into a literal palace? Don't mind if we do.
Best For Monarchists: Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family: A Glorious Visual History
As The Crown has proven time and again, the entire British royal family is fascinating. Help your friend learn more about all of their favorite royals with DK's Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family: A Glorious Visual History ($40).
Best For Their Home: Queen Elizabeth II Original Painting
This Queen Elizabeth II Original Painting ($90) is the perfect mix of vintage and modern. It will stand out as decor in any home, and it's a great way to display a love of all things British monarchy.
Best For Artists: Secret London: Color Your Way to Calm
London is a character unto itself in The Crown, and the next best thing to a plane ticket to the vibrant city is the beautifully illustrated adult coloring book Secret London: Color Your Way to Calm ($16). Coloring books are a great way to de-stress, especially around the holidays, so encourage your loved one to bundle up by the fireplace and get to work with their favorite colored pencils.
Best For Organizing: Crown Catchall
The upkeep of an actual crown simply isn't practical, but the Crown Catchall ($27, originally $30) jewelry dish from West Elm is definitely the next best thing. It's almost as shiny as the real deal, and it's great for a friend who could use a little help keeping all of their odds and ends in one place.
Best For Design-Lovers: Buckingham Palace: The Interiors
The Crown's attention to detail is unparalleled, but fans of the show can go even deeper into Buckingham Palace with Ashley Hicks's Buckingham Palace: The Interiors ($41, originally $58). If your friend has ever wondered what it would be like to roam the palace's corridors unattended, this is their chance to find out.