Decades Serving Those Who Serve
At Claymore Clothes, it’s all about you. We are here to help you look smart both on the job and on formal occasions. Fit is everything when it comes to bespoke clothing, so we’ve made it our mission to manufacture perfectly tailored apparel for you to wear with pride and confidence!
Claymore Clothing has been in existence since 1962 and is one of the few remaining Canadian owned and operated apparel manufacturers of high-quality uniforms and custom apparel for front line workers, service providers and the Armed Forces across Canada. We specialize in made-to-measure mess kits and dress uniforms. We are the preferred clothier of choice for many police departments, fire departments, and military branches across Canada.
We Serve those Who Serve!
We are pleased to offer you a complimentary fitting at our facility to ensure that your custom made item fits you like a glove. In addition, our friendly and experienced tailors are happy to answer any questions you may have about fabrics, styles, and accessories.
Our Products and Services
- Custom Uniforms – Made to Measure (MTM)
- Bespoke Dress Suits and Tuxedos
- Custom Costumes for Film Industry
- Embroidery and Printing
- CMT – Anything Custom
The rich tradition of Embroidery has evolved into an even more intriguing craft as technology has advanced. Our prices are competitive, and we aspire to provide the best embroidery service available in Vancouver.
We create Custom Badges for Government Agencies, Military and Corporate Brands. They are sometimes known as cloth badges, uniform badges, woven patches, sewn on patches, badge patches, and iron-on-badges, to name a few – but whatever you call them, we can make them!
Tailoring Family Heirlooms
Sometimes service runs in the family. If service uniforms are well maintained, future generations can make use of them. We understand the significance of such a family heirloom and are honoured to tailor this precious garment for the next wearer.
Besides altering family heirloom uniforms, we have also been entrusted with converting precious First Nations blankets into uniforms.
Suit Tailoring Service
Your suit will be handcrafted to fit your exact measurements. Using the finest quality fabrics available, our master tailors will construct your bespoke suit in a way that will ensure it is comfortable, long-lasting and never loses its shape.
Whether you need a wedding suit, a business suit or tuxedo, we will make sure that you walk out looking and feeling like a million dollars!
The highly skilled team at Claymore is led by Farid Rohani, an Honourary Lieutenant Colonel for the British Columbia Regiment. We are excited to provide our customers with a custom tailoring experience that will not be forgotten.
“Looking towards the future, I am encouraged by the possibilities and inspired for Claymore to provide opportunities and services to the culturally diverse communities that I have spent many years serving“, said Farid Rohani.
Naz Abadi joins the team with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. She has had a 15 year career as a Business Development Executive. Her experience with both Business Development & Economics makes her well equipped to assist our customers with their brand requirements. “I love Colours, Artwork and Idea’s that help businesses add a spark of elegance to their products or services.”
Dave Whittier recently retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Canadian Army after 38 years of Regular and Reserve service. In his civilian career he helped put on the 2010 Olympics and Paralympics, managed the City of Vancouver’s Tactical Training Centre and worked as the Executive Director of BC/Yukon Command of the Royal Canadian Legion. We are excited to have Dave work with us to support and develop our special projects sales initiative.
To provide the level of service and quality in the products and services we provide to our clients that reflect the pride and professionalism of those we serve.
Our shared responsibility is to support the diverse communities in Canada by creating divisions that will serve as a vehicle to promote awareness and drive business opportunities their way.
WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY ABOUT US
“I have been very pleased with the professionalism and quality of the tailors at Claymore Clothes for many years, while a serving member of 12 Service Battalion and now as the regimental Secretary of the 39 Service battalion Regimental Council.”
– Lieutenant Colonel L.A.R. Will Watkins, CD
Who We Serve
We are the registered clothier of choice for various police and fire departments and the RCMP’s full dress uniforms. We are also the go-to tailor for Honour Guard, Pipe Band and Drill Team uniforms.
Due to a long history of manufacturing military mess kits and full dress uniforms to military personnel throughout Canada, we are recognized as a leading manufacturer of fine military attire.
We can provide branded corporate or casual wear for your employees & apparel for your sports team by adding embroidered logos, text embroidery, and high-quality printed logos and designs for a smart and consistent look.
Custom School Uniforms is about the right fit, look and fabric. We can help create your School Uniforms for the kind of wear and tear required while still using sustainable materials.
If you are looking for custom branded sports apparel for your team, staff, school or promotional event, look no further. We can embroider or screen print your brand on anything your team may need to ensure they look sharp and professional at every event.
Support First Nation’s Designers and Artists to showcase their work and sell their merchandise. In conjunction with the above we will work together with them to support their causes and spread their message loudly and clearly.
Support LGBTQ+’s Designers and Artists to showcase their work and sell their merchandise. In conjunction with the above we will work together with them to support their causes and spread their message loudly and clearly.
Show appreciation for donors, volunteers, collaborators and more while creating more exposure for your cause with cool, branded custom gear. Call to check out our many catalogues of high-quality apparel and embroidery options for every budget.