Mitchell Kilt Hire and Highland Pipers
of Scottish and Irish kilts and Welsh cilts, in New
KILT HIRE for USE IN The NORTH Island
NOT for OVERSEAS or SOUTH Island use.
2015 Holiday Period closure:
We are closed 26th Dec until 5th January 2016.
No outfits are available for Hire for this period.
Can you see yourself?
Can she see you?
At your Wedding,
at the theatre,
Kilted attire is suitable
for any occasion!
Bagpiper hire details can be accessed from this web-page.
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Hire or rent a complete kilt outfit or as only the
pieces or accessories you need to complete your kilted appearance.
We can help advise how to enjoy your heritage whether you're following
your Scottish, Irish, Welsh or Cornish lineage.
Hire from us
or plan ahead and
have your own kilt
made for that
hire tartan images click here
Black Watch (Mod.)
Campbell of Argyll (Mod.)
Campbell of Cawdor (Mod.)
Cameron of Erracht (Mod.)
Flower of Scotland
Fraser (Htg.,Mod. )
Fraser (Htg., Anc.)
Gordon (Clan Mod.)
Galbraith (see Mitchell)
Grant Hunting (see Black Watch)
Hunter (see Mitchell)
Irish, National tartan
Irish Plain Green
MacDonald, (Clan, Mod.)
MacDonald of the Isles ( Mod.)
MacFarlane (Htg, Anc.)
MacKenzie / Seaforth MacKenzie (Mod. & Anc.)
MacLeod (Htg. Mod.)
MacPherson (Red, Mod.)
Robertson (Red, Mod.)
Royal Stewart (see Stewart, Royal)
Russell (see Mitchell)
Scotlands National Tartan (Mod.)
Scott (Red - mod.),(Green - mod.), Red - mod.)
Sinclair, Red (Anc.)
Stewart, Royal (Mod.), Green (KGVI - Mod.)
..... National, Pride of Wales, Thomas.
..... National, Plain Green, Waterford.
Others added from time to time..... . ASK
MacNaughton, Stewart [Hunting
Irish National, MacBean, MacKenzie, Stewart (Green)
hire tartan images click here.
Also kilts for youngsters & Bairns:
Black Watch [Youngster & Bairn sizes]
Fraser Hunting (Anc.)
Gordon (Clan & Dress)
National Tartan of Scotland (Mod.)[Bairn]
Stewart, (Royal,& Black)
At various times additional tartans,and/or kilts are added to our range.
The page of tartan images
is kept updated regularly but only shows tartans
available in adult size kilts.
Our kilt hire service is now ONLY available within
the North Island of New Zealand,
Hiring for international use is
Hire arrangements for international customers to USE
WITHIN the serviced area of New Zealand are welcomed.
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Standard Hire Outfit
Our standard Outfit consists of:
Kilt, Craill Jacket, Waist Belt, Dress Sporran, Hose
& Garters, Bow Tie.
or you can hire individual items: Request hire rates
Prince Charlie outfits are also available, and cost slightly more to hire.
View different Jacket styles
Highland Attire - outfit hire
offer a hire service for the North Island of New Zealand.
Kilts.................Adult, Youth, Small Pageboy and Bairn
Jackets............Argyll/Craill, Montrose, Prince
.......................(Most of our jackets are the
Craill/Braemar or Gleann style)
Sporrans..........Dress, Day, Horse Hair (Military
Style), Small Boys
Hose & Garters with plain colour or tartan
Long Ghillie Brogue style Shoe Laces.
Dirk (for specific occasions)
*Swords (only with a piper, or for special and
.......................Dress Officers Sword*
.......................Basket Hilted Broad Sword*
Plaids (Full or belted & Brooch)
Ladies Sash & Shoulder Brooch
offer a kilt hire service for use only within the North Island of New Zealand.
Hire period for kilts and attire can be flexible, but relates to time gear is away from our premises.
The base period is assumed to be a weekend. Fri-Sun return Mon. (or Tues. if a long weekend).
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Piper Service ~
Scottish & Irish Tunes.
Also tunes from the Cambridge & Districts Pipe Band
available for Weddings
and other functions.
Bryan Mitchell, a piper with over 47 years experience is the primary bagpiper, but
we are supported by other capable pipers.
If more than one piper is required this can
be arranged. However if the pipers are always required to play together, this may reduce
of tunes available for playing on the day. If able to play solo at times,
then it may increase the repertoire of tunes.
Our Highland bagpipers can wear
different styles of attire to match your event or occasion and
the kilt worn can be from our hire tartan range if available.
Refer to our
Pipers are available for Weddings, Funerals, Anniversaries, and
any formal or informal occasion.
Book a Piper.
An outline of what the
piper can do
for your wedding.
The Piper's role within New Zealand's culture.
We can also provide contacts for
, Highland dancing, singing (Scots, Irish, Welsh),
Scottish Country dancing, Scottish and Irish set and
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It is necessary to book outfits in advance. No booking fee is required.
Please supply the following information at time of booking.
Name(s) and Address(es)(domicile street address and courier delivery address)
Contact details: Phone, Cellphone, Fax, e-mail
Date & Day required.
Whether you intend to collecting the gear or it is to be couriered
For each person requiring gear:
.... the items required,
.... Sizes (if you require details on how to determine
sizes please ask. )
..... (height is useful as on average, kilt length is 1/3rd of height).
Pickup/Courier delivery details
Type of function for which required
Payment in full is only required on collection or prior to dispatch by courier.
Currently the ONLY payment options are Cash, Cheque or Direct Banking. (NO cards).
MADE ITEMS FOR YOU.
A personal kilt for your wedding? This is a growing
trend, and a kilt so procured is likely to be used
regularly in the future too. These days a kilt is
perfectly reasonable attire for going out in the
evening, to restaurants, theatre, the races, family
get togethers, etc. Kilt styles.
Our standard design is the Feilidh Beag (the small
kilt, which is the most common form of kilt today),
but you can also have various forms of Feilidh Mor
(the great kilt).
Leather Sporrans to your design, or one of my
Brogue shoes conversion
into Ghillie brogues can also be
made to order. Many pipers in NZ pipe-bands wear our
ghillie brogue conversions. These have been done for
customers in Australia and the USA too. Request info'
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Buttons, three sizes (sm, med, lge) in two
.............Celtic (Square shape), Thistle (diamond shape)
Kilt Pins, Sporran cantles, Thistle badges, Waist Belt Buckles,
Kilt strap buckles
Other accessories, Kilts, tartan cloth, cummerbands, waistcoats,
sashes, belts, sporrans, clan badges etc.. may be procured from
or through us. Request info'