Civic Headwear

Civic Headwear

Manufacturer Of Specialist Garments

Michaels Tricorns, Bicorns, Town Crier Hats are hand crafted in the UK. Michaels are also able to manufacture bespoke Tricorns, Bicorns & Top Hats for Macebearers & Alderman.

Bicorns, also known as “Cocked Hats” and Tricorns have been worn since 17th Century. The Mayoral hat changes shape depending on the gender of the Mayor. If the Mayor is female a tricorn hat is worn, and if the Mayor is male, a bicorn hat is worn.

Traditionally the Lord Mayors’ Hat is a Tricorn Hat with Ostrich plume feathers.

As a UK manufacture of unique and traditional headwear, Michaels has the capability and experience to manufacture high quality Bicorns & Tricorns that are made to measure and bespoke for the wearer.

Civic Robes

Michaels also manufacture the Bicorn & Tricorns Hats, Jabots and Laced Sleeves.

The Michaels Difference


Bespoke Manufacturing

Michaels Civic Robes are a bespoke manufacturer of Mayoral & Civic Robes, Headwear and Accessories.
As the leading manufacturer to local authorities, we understand customer requirements and have the capabilities to make robes for all wearers.


Specialist Cleaning

Sometimes a brand-new robe isn’t always feasible, Michaels specialist cleaning and repair process can increase the longevity of the robe and also make it more pleasant for the wearer to wear.

& Refurbishments

Alterations & Refurbishments

Every wearer of Civic Robes is different and have different heights, Michaels have the understanding and capabilities to alter and refurbish existing and new robes to make them suitable to for the elected wearer.


Free Inspection

A free inspection is greatly received by customers.
Customers will receive a detailed report explaining the condition of all Civic Wear and advising a cost-effective solution to increase the longevity of the Robe, Bicorn or Tricorn.

Contact Michaels

T: 0117 909 9988

Leicestershire Office
Michaels Civic Robes
Windsor Lodge
56 Windsor Street
LE10 2EF

Cheshire Office
Michaels Civic Robes
Suite 1 Ashfield House
12 Ashfield Road

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