Military uniforms

Acorn Military

Why Choose Acorn Military

Acorn Military supply a made to measure service of standard dress and Mess dress for male and female officer in all the Defence Forces service , Army, Naval Service and Air Corps all made at our Wexford workshop. Using only quality fabrics and buttons are provide by Defence Forces or Acorn Military. All fabric used for Officer Uniforms conform to strict specification both for wool content, fabric construction and colour. You can have Acorn Military visit you at your Barracks in Cork, Kilkenny, Athlone, Dublin, Limerick, Haulbowline and Baldonnell Air Base or the Curragh Camp.

Service & Quality

Acorn Military’s master tailor takes the necessary measurements and figure type to make your military uniform. The information collected will be used to cut the shape of tunic, jacket, coat or trousers to the required perfect fit, with the correct level of comfort, smart appearance, while conforming to all the shapes and specification as set out by the defence forces. At the fitting stage, we will fit the sleeve length and movement, tunic balance and fabric at waist under the Sam brown belt allowing the tunic to sit comfortable and move as required, the fit to the trouser waist for comfort and correct shape and length of the trousers leg, sufficient to cover the dress shoes to meet defence force specifications. Mess jackets, mess tunics and waistcoats are required to provide more comfort and can be with a more relaxed fit to allow for the casual nature of the events for which it is worn.
For Greatcoats, Overcoat or Bridgecoats the same process applies, for measuring fitting and delivery as when order your tunic, jacket trousers, mess jacket or mess waistcoat. All bridge coats and greatcoats made by Acorn Military are made to standard length and being bespoke they are made to measure to fit over the tunic or jacket. After fitting by the master tailor all fit ons are returned to Acorn Military work shop at Whitemill Industrial estate, Wexford. Back in the workshop, the Master tailor will recut the garment to provide the finer, neater fit required by the Officer in the defence force. The addition of shoulder flashes and badges are positioned and sewn to the tunic. Adjustment of sword slits are positioned and gold wire naval braid is sewn with strict attention to detail and position of all items. As always Acorn Military use the best of satin lining, pocketing and canvas providing long life and shape to tunics, jacket, trousers and coats.
Acorn Military garment is not confined to the defence forces. Acorn Military also provide tunics, jackets, coats and trouser to the emergency services to the same high standard. Acorn Military make for Fire Officers in many of the local authorities, not forgetting firemen’s uniforms, we include Civil Defence Officers, Irish Coast Guard Officer and volunteers. Master Mariner, ships captains and Harbour Masters as our customers. All in keeping with the very high standards set by the Defence Force. Acorn Military has provided the Military Band and Irish Army Pipe band with military uniforms. Like many officers and professional, for your uniform needs you can rely on Acorn Military. Contact us on +353 (0)53 9142560 or email