Contact us
contrado logo

Bone China Mug

From $35.00. Ready same day.

  • Quantity Discount

    Automatic for 10 sq metres or more. Add dimensions / quantity to see price.

    Start design >

  • Wholesale Discount We want to give makers and small businesses the best price to help their business grow. Available to selected makers and traders. Apply for your wholesale account.

Shipping:$8.25

Design your own bone china mug in 3 sizes and bring character into your personal space. The non-porous surface pings and prevents the build up of brown film, so they're a hygienic option for the home or office. Bone china mug printing on demand is a specialist process, resulting in vivid, bold & aesthetically driven mugs.

  • Glossy, white fine bone china
  • Choose between 3.15" x 3.54", 3.54" x 3.54" or 2.75" x 3.93"
  • Printed full length
  • Your design won't rub off
  • 1 year guarantee if care instructions are followed

About Bone China Mug Printing

    Made from fine bone china, your custom mug is thinner and more elegant than other types of porcelain. It's a naturally strong material with a beautiful glossy non-porous surface, perfect for displaying your art and designs. You can design your own bone china mug in 2 equally sophisticated styles. They are all straight edged with slightly different handle shapes, so you can choose the right one to suit your personal preference. 

    The non-porous surface prevents the build up of brown stains, making it more hygienic and safe for everyday use. We all have different tastes, that's why it's so good to design your own bone china mug and stand out from the crowd.

  • At a glance

    • Fine bone china
    • Non-porous surface
    • Glossy finish
    • 1 year guarantee
    • Beautiful print
  • Bone China Mug Sizes

    • Regular: 3.15" x 3.54", 13 fl oz capacity (approx)
    • Large: 3.54" x 3.54", 15 fl oz capacity (approx)
    • Tall: 2.75" x 3.93", 11.5 fl oz capacity (approx)
    • Approx 6.3 oz

Sizes helpmechoose

The regular and large bone china mugs have a different handle style as well as content capacity. Please note, fluid capacities are approximate.

How It's Made and Printed

Your custom mugs are expertly handmade to order. Our specialist bone china mug printing process ensures your designs, logos or patterns are bright, vivid and resist fading away. We wrap your design around the face of the mug using digital printing. Because the base tone is a brilliant white, colors really pop and the finished product has a high definition effect. To keep your mug looking brand new for years to come, please follow the care instructions and do not place in the dishwasher. 



Care Instructions

Your bone china mug is not dishwasher safe. Please wash by hand to preserve the life of the print and keep the china in pristine condition. Bone china mug printing comes with a 1 year guarantee if these care instructions are followed.

  • Hand Wash

Design Tips

Bone china mug printing involves printing your design directly onto the mug, so there will be a slight gap at the handle. We print the whole height of the mug for maximum impact, and this gap is very minimal. If your design features an important detail, we recommend that you place this at the front and not near the handle to guarantee the best results. 

Whether you have an aztec pattern, a floral design or landscape photography, it'll print brilliantly on a bespoke bone china mug. If you're looking to cultivate a consistent aesthetic around your home, design your own bone china mug and impress your family and friends with flawless style. They also work really well as finishing touches to business board rooms. Impress clients with your own logo mugs that showcase sophistication and professionalism. Because colors are so intense and bright, they make an alternative 'canvas' for artwork; use bone china mug printing to feature your original pieces.

As we hand-make our items, slight deviations are possible when centering your logo. Therefore we would recommend to repeat your logo with our design tool.

Reviews of Reviews of Bone China Mug

Rated 5/5 based on 2 customer reviews

  • Great Product! Great Service! The custom bone china mug was printed beautifully, shipped and delivered on time, as promised. I could not be happier with Contrado. In fact, I am preparing art for another item now.
    Rated 5 / 5 stars - by
  • Quality amazing, want reseller pricing I'm incredibly pleased with how beautiful these came out. I want to be able to order in quantities at a price point that would allow me to resell them.
    Rated 5 / 5 stars - by

How does this product enhance my...

  • Home

    Creating your perfect home interior shouldn't be limited to what is in the shops, so design your own bone china mugs for total style control. Whether you feature them in a glass cabinet, or simply want unity across your home, these are simply lovely to look at and use.

  • Business

    We see loads of customers design bone china mugs to feature their business' logo. It's a great way to extend your branding and showcase a higher level of professionalism. When clients come for meetings, greet them with a cup of coffee in a branded mug. They're also a favorite corporate gift idea.

  • Design Brand

    Selling your artwork doesn't have to mean standing in a gallery with frames hanging from the walls. These mugs can be your artistic medium. Print your illustrations, paintings or sketches onto bone china mugs and combine your art with products people want to use everyday.

Frequently asked questions:

What makes bone china special?

It is a more elegant and refined type of porcelain developed in 1748, and is claimed to genuinely improve the taste of a cup of tea or coffee.

What does non-porous mean?

The non-porous surface means it's entirely smooth, so no bacteria can build up creating that unpleasant brown film you sometimes get.

Can I put it in the dishwasher?

To preserve the print and lifespan of your china mug, we advise to only wash by hand. A 1 year guarantee is offered if care instructions followed.

Browse Designer China Mugs

Take a look at the mugs #ContradoCreative artists have designed exclusively for you. There's such an eclectic mix of artistic styles so you might just find the perfect one here.

Print Guideline

  • DPI-Print Guideline Icon

    What's the best resolution to print in?

    We print at 200dpi, which is a good combination of quality and file weight. Ideally your image should be scaled to 100% at 200dpi, this means that no resizing of your file occurs stopping any interpolation.

  • Jpeg-Tiff Print Guideline Icon

    Should I save my file as a TIFF or JPEG?

    For multi-colored or very detailed files we recommend using a tiff format, but they must be flattened. For simple colors and low detail files, a jpeg is fine.

  • RGB-CMYK Print Guideline Icon

    Which color model should I choose? RGB or CMYK?

    We advise providing images in the RGB color space. Specifically using the sRGB image profile, to achieve best color results. What does this mean? In your editing software, choose RGB as the working space and assign the image profile as sRGB (full name sRGB IEC61966-2.1)

  • GSM ICON

    What does GSM mean?

    Grams per Square Meter (GSM) is an international standard for measuring the weight of paper or fabric. GSM uses the weight of a square meter (1000 x 1000mm) as an indication of the weight and thickness of a given fabric. We class 20-100gsm as light (summer fabrics, gauzes and fine silks), 101-249 gsm as medium (most clothing fabrics) and 250+ gsm as heavy (upholstery fabrics, and other specialist fabrics).

  • Fill Bleed Areas ICON

    What are bleed areas?

    When designing your product, it’s best to make sure that your image is slightly larger than needed. In printing, the extra printed image is referred to as a “Bleed Area” or margin, and it is removed from the finished piece. A bleed area acts as a buffer for slight inconsistencies in the manufacturing process. however, it’s important to fill your bleed areas completely, or you may end up with white, unprinted strips along the edge of your finished product.

  • Transfer-Print Guideline Icon

    Do you print on garments a customer supplies?

    Unfortunately not. All our garments are printed on flat fabric, and sewn into finished products, which gives a better finished result and all-over print. We test meticulously so that we know what gets best results on our fabrics, and our facilities cater perfectly to them. We do however print sublimation paper to order, so if you have access to a heat press you can press your fabrics or flat garments easily.

  • Pattern Alignment Across Seams ICON

    Can you Align a Pattern or design across panels of a garment?

    We always strive for the greatest accuracy when printing and constructing your garments. However, due to unavoidable stretch or movement of the fabric during the stitching process, we cannot guarantee perfect pattern registration across garment seams. We are generally accurate within 2-3mm, which Is close enough for most patterns, but may show slight issues with detailed geometric patterns.

  • print label option icon

    Can I print my own Labels?

    Most of our garments now come with printable label space for you to add your own company information and branding! If you would like to sew in your own labels, we also offer Printed Fabric Labels here.

  • Eco friendly Printing

    How is your fabric printing eco-friendly?

    With environmental consciousness in mind, our fabrics are all printed using completely water based inks. This means no chemicals or solvents are used. Our heat fixing procedure fixes the colors and prints, avoiding the downsides of steaming, such as excess or contaminated water returning into the waste system. We have one facility in London where we conduct all the printing, production and fulfillment.

Please note: As we make everything by hand, all sizes may vary slightly.

Delivery time & Costs.

At Contrado, we personally commit to our customer satisfaction with a wide product selection hand-made in our premises, a great quality, dedicated service as well as fast delivery

We're fast

  • Ready in 1 - 2 day(s).

We print and make everything in-house

  • Low shipping fees
  • Express shipping available

If you need peace of mind or are in a rush, use our tracked 1-2 working day delivery service (after manufacturing time)

Make use of our Manufacturing and Worldwide Shipping Experience

At Contrado, every product is handmade on site to ensure the highest quality. We provide a dedicated production service as well as a range of fast delivery options. Since 2003, we have printed and hand-made countless personalized products for a wide range of customers all over the world and many of them have become loyal customers who love not only our products but also the care, knowledge and dedication from our staff.

Here is how it works. We first hand-make your item on average within 1-3 days depending on the product manufacturing timeline and quantities. After production time, we ship your order so you can receive it very quickly, subject to the delivery type you select in your basket. You can then enjoy or resell your hand-made products with your very own designs.

You can also read more about our terms & conditions and refund policy.
We hope to start working with you soon.