What To Wear For The King’s Coronation

As the world eagerly awaits the coronation of King Charles III, you may be wondering what to wear to celebrate this historic event! Discover the best clothing to wear for the King's coronation along with accessories made right here in Britain!

Taking place on Saturday 6 May 2023, get ready for a real royal celebration with the perfect outfit. From elegant dresses and stylish suits to exquisite hats and accessories, we've searched high and low to find the best of the best.

Here at Make it British, we have searched high and low, amongst all of the faux-British paraphernalia, to bring you the most fabulous clothing and accessories that are actually made in the UK.

If you're looking for commemorative items to celebrate this event, make sure to check out our Best Made in Britain Products to Celebrate the Coronation post!

Coronation Clothing and Accessories

Whether you fancy dressing up or keeping it casual, make sure to do it in made to last clothing made right here in the UK.

Maude & Fox

Patriot Collection From Maude & Fox, clothing to wear for the King's coronation
The Patriot Collection From Maude & Fox

Dress yourself in head-to-toe red, white, and blue with this range of authentic country chic clothing from Maude & Fox. Made from British tweed, these items sport an eye-catching Union Jack and are fully lined to keep you comfortable all day.

Shop the Patriot Collection from Maude & Fox here


British-made Queen's Jubilee clothing from Maquien
Chloe British Blue Waistcoat from Maquien

This Chloe Blue Waistcoat from Maquien with Red Trim is a very British waistcoat. With its' beautiful navy velvet top collar and quilted red lining, this waistcoat can be worn anytime, for a perfect layer in unpredictable weather!

Shop the Chloe British Blue Waistcost from Maquien here

INCE Umbrellas

British-made king's coronation accessories from Ince Umbrellas
Union Jack Double Cover Umbrella from INCE Umbrellas

Be prepared for whatever the weather may be with this British-made, sturdy Union Jack Folding Umbrella from INCE Umbrellas. Lovingly made and handcrafted in their factory workshop in East London using traditional skills acquired over time since 1805.

Shop the Ince Umbrellas Union Jack Umbrella here

Waring Brooke

Royal collection from Waring Brooke clothing to wear for the King's coronation
Union Jack Accessories from Waring Brooke

For the royal ladies, the Waring Brooke candy stripe hairband is sure to make a statement, and you can wear it all day long. Comfort 100% and match your favourite accessories. And for the men, a pair of patriotic monogrammed luxury boot socks. Made from a blend of Merino wool yarn, these hard-wearing socks have a cushioned foot with a ribbed leg.

Shop the Collection from Waring Brooke here


Mini Holly Leather Bag From Tusting
Mini Holly Leather Handbag From Tusting

The Alabaster Mini Holly is Tusting's most popular style and it's guaranteed to make an appearance at the coronation. Tusting have the pleasure of creating a stunning custom-made version with a blue panel, exclusively for Susan Lousada, the Lord Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, to carry at the event.

Shop the Mini Holly Handbag from Tusting here

Blue Eyes Bow Ties

clothing to wear for the King's coronation and Accessories from Blue Eyes Bow Ties
Union Jack Bow Tie from Blue Eyes Bow Ties

A very funky bow tie with a Union Jack flag design. Perfect for a royal occasion or a good old British knees-up!

Shop the Union Jack Bow Tie from Blue Eyes Bow Ties here

Tatty Devine

Tatty Devine Crown Charm Earrings - Coronation Gifts
Crown Charm Earrings from Tatty Devine

Calling all Kings and Queens, rule in these Crown Charm Earrings from Tatty Devine. Laser cut from acrylic by their team of expert makers, this pair of miniature crowns are your go-to subtle statement.

Shop the Crown Charm Earrings from Tatty Devine here

NPS Solovair

clothing to wear for the King's coronation from NPS Solovair
Union Jack Gibson Shoe from NPS Solovair

Strut around in these truly authentic British-made Union Jack Gibson Shoes from NPS Solovair to express your patriotism.

Shop the Union Jack Gibson Shoes from NPS Solovair here

Roundabout Childrenswear

clothing to wear for the King's coronation Children's Outfits by Roundabout Childrenswear
Reversible Jubilee Dress from Roundabout Childrenswear

Help your little ones celebrate the royal event in style by wearing this gorgeous cotton pinafore dress. A fun pattern of pageantry, including the royal golden carriage, which shimmers with a shiny metallic finish. You'll be the smartest one at the party!

Shop the Reversible Jubilee Dress from Roundabout Childrenswear here

Johnstons of Elgin

Johnstons of Elgin - King's Coronation Scarf
Limited Edition The Coronation Cashmere Scarf from Johnstons of Elgin

This exclusive silver accessory is embroidered with the official emblem of the historical event, which will feature throughout May’s celebrations. Honouring The King’s love of the natural world, the motif unifies the flora of the four nations of the United Kingdom; the rose of England, the thistle of Scotland, the daffodil of Wales and the shamrock of Northern Ireland.

Shop the Coronation Cashmere Scarf from Johnstons of Elgin here

Highgrove Gardens

Trooping the Colour Coronation Commemorative Scarf from Highgrove
Trooping the Colour Coronation Commemorative Silk Scarf

The ideal accessory for a royal occasion, this sumptuously silk scarf features a charming depiction of The King's Birthday Parade (Trooping the Colour) moving down the Mall.

This beautifully lightweight scarf is made in England from 100% pure silk and makes a lovely accessory. It can be worn day or night, with jeans and casuals or a smart linen suit.

Shop the Coronation Commemorative Silk Scarf from Highgrove here

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