Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
We consent to the incorporation by reference in the following Registration Statements:
of our reports dated March 7, 2017, with respect to the consolidated financial statements of The Michaels Companies, Inc., and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting of The Michaels Companies, Inc. included in this Annual Report (Form 10-K) for the year ended January 28, 2017.
/s/ Ernst & Young LLP
March 7, 2017