Ancient cardboard templates and a pair of scissors start the process of robe making, using traditional methods of laying and chalking fabric, Ryder & Amies produces hundreds of robes a year. Sourcing good quality fabric, the traditional wool and cotton mix superiour quality Russell Cord is always popular.
Recognising the need for a more affordable product our high quality polyester is also a good choice. Our seamstresses machine sew individual gowns and hoods to a high standard of quality. Many of our gowns are made to order but also readily available in store and online. Our iconic new (2017) label, celebrating British Made manufacturing can be found on all of our British made robes and scarves.