By Appointment to
HM The Queen
Manufacturer of Insignia,
Buttons And Accessories
Firmin And Sons Ltd,
Birmingham
By Appointment to
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Manufacturer of Insignia,
Buttons And Accessories
Firmin And Sons Ltd,
Birmingham

From design and development to international distribution, we’ve got you covered

Our ability to design and develop uniform at Kashket & Partners, and accessories at Firmin & Sons makes Kashket Group a single and comprehensive source of uniform supply. This makes us the only UK integrated ceremonial uniform manufacturer and supplier.

We are justifiably proud of our more than 360-year-old reputation for excellence in design, development, prototyping, manufacturing and supplying head to toe uniform packages. Today these programs are managed through a requirements-driven, systems engineering process. We help our customers to accurately define their national, cultural, performance and budgetary needs as part of the product realisation process.

Kashket Group are proud to be accredited to ISO 9001-2015 for quality management, SA 8000 for social awareness and ISO 14001 for environmental management. We are also certified to Cyber Essentials for information security. We conform to Safe Contractor policies and procedures for health and safety awareness and management. 

Our Group fulfils contracts for the UK Ministry of Defence, Historic Royal Palaces, police services, the British Royal Household and many other Royal Households around the world.

Our contracts include but are not limited to:

    • Parade wear
    • Ceremonial Uniforms for the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment
    • Ceremonial Scarlet Uniforms for the Guards Division
    • Ceremonial Equestrian Uniforms
    • Specialist Uniform Headdress
    • Ceremonial Helmets and Cuirasses
    • Ceremonial Outerwear
    • Bespoke and Made-to-Measure Uniforms for Senior Officers
    • State Ceremonial Uniforms
    • Metal Badges and Buttons – for all Arms of Service
    • Swords
    • Hand Embroidered and Woven Badges
    • Ceremonial Accoutrements.

    Firmin House uniforms and associated products are seen every day in London and showcased on televised state ceremonial occasions beamed around the world. Each year our story is retold in palace and castle, on parade ground and in civic hall. Firmin House is proud to be part of this rich and colourful tapestry of pageantry for which the United Kingdom is renowned.

    Kashket & Partners operate a tailoring facility in the heart of London simultaneously manufacturing bespoke officers’ uniforms, civic and livery tailoring, fine suiting and highly specialised garments for heads of state of many nations. Kashket & Partners visit customers at their place of work whether it is a single customer or an entire regiment such as Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment to measure, fit and deliver the finest uniforms in the world.

    Firmin & Sons are perhaps the only company left in the United Kingdom with integrated design, development and manufacture capability with all of the skills under one roof. We take a customer’s design ideas and translate these into relief on a 3-dimensional metal die. This highly engineered die and tool set is used to strike a medal, badge, button or ceremonial piece. Whether for a single piece, or tens of thousands, Firmin & Sons applies the same close engagement with the client diligent engineering to produce the perfect solution.

    Firmin House operates a number of specialist retail establishments. We are also proud to be the tailors in residence at the Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, the Royal Air Force College, Cranwell, and at the Headquarters of Land Command in Andover. We offer a range of suiting, uniform, casual clothing, headdress and footwear for the discerning professional.

    We supply an extensive range of products to emergency services, security companies, non-governmental organisations and other uniformed bodies. These include bands, national charitable organisations, United Nations and many others in the UK and throughout the world. Firmin House have long standing trading relationships in over 34 countries. Our sales executives and technicians travel overseas regularly to maintain our relationship with our very important global clientele.

    Many of our customers demand a level of discretion and security. At Firmin House we take this need for professional confidentiality seriously.