Firefighter PatchesDesigned with your department insignia
We have been designing custom firefighter patches for over 30 years and offer a variety of options to meet your unique needs. Because of the high-quality materials we use to create our products, our customers get long-lasting products with incredible detail. They are created with durable and waterproof materials that are made to last.
Custom Fire Dept Patches Made In Days
Are you looking for the best firefighting patches? You found them! When you're a firefighter, you place a lot of emphasis on making sure that your uniform always looks clean and sharp, which includes wearing top-notch patches. While there are premade, generic designs available these days for firefighters to choose from, most still decide to make their custom design.
We can have your design ready in a matter of days! Whether you are looking to hand out a promotional item at a community event, give to your department as a symbol of moral and pride, or need patches for uniforms, we have experienced designers on staff who can create the perfect product. If you are starting from scratch, or already have a logo, our customer service team can walk you through the process of choosing the best materials for your needs and provide samples of your image to ensure you love it before we fill your order.
Firefighter and EMS patches can be made using PVC which has a rubberized feel and will not fray. They also offer color matching of your department insignia. PVC patches are made with a sewing channel for easy application to a hat or jacket.
Custom Firefighter Patches
We make great firefighter and EMS patches due to their flexible, long-lasting material that is 100% waterproof. Our products can be molded into any shape or size, including designs that are 2D or 3D. They are soft like rubber and will never fade, fray, peel, or crack. We use the best manufacturing techniques to give you vibrant, lively colors and high-quality details. Firefighter patches are most commonly finished with Velcro of 3M adhesive backing as the attachment method. Velcro adhered using a sewing channel and gives you flexibility for attaching and removing your firefighter patch anytime. Our 3M adhesive creates a very strong bond to nearly any surface and will be hard to remove.
Fire Department Patches Design Styles
Firefighter patches are customized with symbols and insignias. These are attached to firefighter uniforms through a variety of attachment systems, and often display a department's location, date of establishment, and a relevant slogan or tagline.
Members of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) departments, like EMTs, paramedics, and first responders, are identified by the emblems attached to their uniforms. EMS patches are designed with the name of their department, a logo or identifying information unique to their organization, and symbols, mottos, and personalized insignia that represents the membership to their profession. They are attached through stitching, velcro, or other adhesion processes, and are worn on the sleeve of uniform shirts.
Firefighter designs can be embroidered or printed with the symbols, slogans, and event names pertinent to a particular department or fundraising event. They are custom made at wholesale prices and are attached to a variety of apparel and accessory items, including jackets, backpacks, handbags, hats, and more, demonstrating the allegiance of the wearer to the members dedicated to fighting fires everywhere.
WIldland, forest, and forest service firefighters are the men and women tasked with preventing, controlling, and suppressing fires in wilderness areas and forested communities across the United States. Custom wildland firefighter designs are embroidered with the fire organization insignia and with specialized department details. They are used for uniforms, for equipment, and fundraising events.
Custom Embroidered Firefighting Patches
Our made to order embroidery firefighter patches offer a classic representation of your logo at a cost-effective rate. Our designers can help you create a logo or use your current artwork to create a digitized copy that is used in our state-of-the-art machinery to tightly sew your patch with the best quality thread. Because we use the latest technology and the best materials, our firefighter patches are long-lasting and durable. Our custom patches transform your image into a lasting emblem that you can easily share with your team or throughout your community.
Made To Last
We have a lot of respect for the members of our society who have dedicated their lives to serving others. Firefighter patches are a great way to show support, comradery, and pride - and we can create a proof that will best represent your department. Hand-crafted with the latest technology and the highest quality materials, our custom firefighter patches are built to last. And when going to work means facing the worst mother nature can throw your way - from ice storms to blazing flames - the uniform patches need to be as durable and hearty as the people wearing them. Whether you're scaling walls, operating heavy machinery, running into burning buildings, or dousing flames, we think your firefighter patches should work as hard as you. Start today by requesting a quote, and one of our designers will work closely with you to get your art proof in just a few days.
Patches for your Firefighter Fundraiser
At The Monterey Company, we feel lucky to make products that serve those dedicated to serving others. Our firefighter patches can be customized to promote events and fundraisers, generating awareness around causes we all believe in. In a collaboration with your event organizer and our talented design department, we can craft the perfect patches to capture the spirit of your event, acting as giveaways and commemorative items. For recurring events, we'll store your designs, updating the patches to create collectible items your recipients will look forward to with each event. Looking for more related items? Take a look at our firefighter coins.
Many of today's firefighters are looking for ways to make their station stand out, and by customizing their patches, they're taking steps in the right direction!
Frequently Asked Questions
Things to Consider When Ordering
Firefighter patches can be used in any number of contexts - from community outreach events to engine crew identification. Where your patches will be used will help you decide on the other elements of the design.
What are they used for? When you choose to add any appropriate patches to your uniform, you're choosing to share personal stories that are important to you. This type of patch is also one that firefighters often use to commemorate any brothers they've lost in the line of duty, as well as to show their utmost appreciation for the brave work of first responders.
They are used to identify volunteers for a specific firefighting station. Allowing anyone who sees them instantly understands their position when working or volunteering at a fire station.
This type of patch can also be worn while attending local events, allowing those lucky enough to be a recipient always to be reminded of how important their local fire department is to their community's safety. Nice!
We have the ability to make custom patches in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and thickness. If you choose a PVC patch, you can decide if you want a 2D or 3D design, with standard thicknesses of 2.5mm. Embroidery patches come in all shapes and sizes as well - so consider the application site. Will they be sewn to hats, ironed to backpacks, velcroed on a sleeve? This will help you determine the right size and appropriate thickness. In our 30 years of experience, we have seen it all - and can give recommendations to help you make the right decision.
Our minimum order quantity starts at 100, but if you need a smaller quantity - just ask! The larger your order, the lower your cost per patch, so keep that in mind.
We offer free design services and free design proofs so that you can see a sample of your firefighter patches before your order is fulfilled. We are dedicated to providing a patch that you love - so we will make unlimited revisions until you are satisfied with the final product. You can send us a completed logo, a sketch of an idea, or just give us the basics and we can create a great design for you in a matter of days!
We can create patches that are removable, or that are secured permanently. Depending on the material you choose - PVC or Embroidery - you have the option to finish the patch with velcro, 3m adhesive, iron-on adhesive, or a sew-on backing.
At The Monterrey Company, we know how to customize any patches you want to correctly add to your uniform. If you already have a design in place that's ready to be imprinted on your patch, then great! It's easy to start the process of having patches made for your department. If you need a little assistance in creating your design, contact us now so our experienced design team can assist you.