With Kate & William’s wedding looming, I’ve been interviewed a fair few times over the past few weeks about what royal wedding memorabilia I like, and which ones I think will be collectable in the future. I don’t collect royal memorabilia, and I knew few people in their 20s or 30s that do, however it is an extremely popular area across the world with more mature generations, and I’m sure the commemoratives industry will go into over-drive in the next few months. So my answer has been the only range of ceramics that I have seen and liked – a series of plates developed by contemporary design store KK Outlet, based in trendy Hoxton in east London. I think that they have put a perfectly fantastic 21st century spin on this centuries-old collecting area, producing modern, appealing and witty printed designs on traditional English made blanks. You can see three examples here, but there are more. I’m particularly fond of the example above, which shows what I’m told is the most important aspect for many …

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