Brands we've worked with
We have served 200+ apparel startups with complete apparel production solutions enabling diverse projects from patented product development to high fashion in Manhattan. Our clients range from streetwear designers in Paris to NBA coaches, music icons such as Tory Lanez, and aspiring designers from around the globe.
We are a Top-Rated clothing manufacturer specializing in small-batch manufacturing. We have helped over 100+ apparel startups with product development and manufacturing support from our headquarter in Toronto, Canada. 85% of our clientele is based in the United States. We tap into the global supply chain to extend competitive pricing to our valued clients in the apparel startup world.
A Decade of Trust
We take on a solution focused approach to every project we undertake. Our win/win outlook ensures we work closely with our clients to develop new custom designs and products you can proudly put your name on. We have satisfied clients across the states whom we work with closely to develop and drop new products each season FW, SS and PF.
Our service delivery model is world class and is based on a win/win solution focused approach.
We strive to be partners in your entrepreneurial journey through cost effective and high-quality complete apparel production solutions.
We have a 100% customer satisfaction rate. Since our inception to date we have helped 200+ startups achieve their inventory goals with shelf ready, top quality products.
One Stop Shop.
DESIGN DEVELOPMENT + GRAPHIC DESIGN
Skilled designers will assist you with full technical design, provide tech pack alternatives, illustration, logo design and graphic design support.
PATTERN MAKING + SAMPLE DEVELOPMENT
We will create your custom patterns and develop your prototype and produce your final salesman sample through revisions as required.
We provide complete packaging, tag and labelling solutions. Our goal is to deliver you with shelf ready products ready to go.
SOURCING + COMPLETE PRODUCTION
In the last 7 years we have refined our service delivery model and capacity to deliver you with complete production solutions from concept to fabric.
We have several print and advanced embellishment options which you can take advantage of to create high-value products for your clients. We can do chenille and filled embroidery, stone placement, sublimation, and several types of screen print.
FASH MARKETING + CONTENT MANAGEMENT
We recognize that our success is in your success. We will consult you on strategy. And undertake your product photography, content, and marketing campaign management roles.
Book Your In-depth Consult in our calendar. Pay USD 50 Refundable Fee
Note: This small fee ensures our calendars are optimally utilized by minimizing no shows.
Discuss Your Project: gain insight into project options, costs, logistics, materials, packaging, labels, design and timelines.
Identify Requirements and Develop a Roadmap tailored for you through tangible, complete Solutions. All Delivered by us. A truly 1 STOP SHOP in Apparel Manufacturing.
Review Contract and Terms, Make Product Deposit via PayPal
Review Completed Sample in 4-6 weeks. Receive final shipment for the full order after sample approval. We do not charge for samples.
As a social enterprise, we take a Solution Focused approach to client relationship development. This leads to synergy and a win/win business prospect.
What People are Saying
Acid St, Miami, FL
"When we decided on a manufacturer for our first season, we wanted to work with people who we felt had the same core competencies as us. We felt that 1WVAC really had the right people behind the scenes to make our creations come to life with full integrity."
Jack, Manhattan, NY
You are a pleasure to work with and I think you are an honest person. I really appreciate the level of communication we've had - the back and forth throughout this time has reinforced my trust in your desire to produce a nice garment on time for your client.
Sudh, Brooklyn, NY
It is a pleasure to be reaching out to you again. I appreciate your comment and wishing us well on our instagram. I am finally ready to get started with these socks that I have been planning on for months. I wanted to once again thank you for taking us into consideration for our 2nd project as we really do appreciate doing business with you
About the Founder
Established in 2013, 1WVAC is the brainchild of Golam Ahmed Khan whose father spearheaded one of the first most advanced textile mills in Bangladesh with machinery from Taiwan in the 90’s.
Over the course of time, 1WVAC has emerged as one of the leading apparel solutions company for start-ups in North America, France, UK, and Saudi Arabia from its headquarters in Toronto, Canada.
G A Khan’s leadership, insight, experience, and network allow for unmatched opportunities for the brands he works with. G is inspired by the great people he comes across in this journey whether its an aspiring designer, inventor, musician or artist, or affiliates of Supreme, NBA coaches, Olympic athletes, Tory Lanez One Umbrella, Weekends XO, or G-Unit all of whom he has worked within some capacity.
1WVAC is part of the FabriKite group of companies which is a conglomerate of music, apparel, and tech.
Committed to social empowerment through social enterprise, Golam is a mentor for youth at the University of Toronto, Fashion Exchange, and Futurpreneur Toronto, Canada. Golam serves on the advisory board for the first free college for women in Shariatpur, Bangladesh, G H Khan College for Underprivileged Women (GHKMC) which provides free post-secondary education to 700 women annually. G.A. Khan is globally connected, multilingual, and speaks French, English and Bengali.
Accolades and Milestones:
Next Steps Conference at the University of Toronto, Working Without Borders, Panelist
STARTS Prize, European Commission, Nominee
Streetwear 343 Paris, Organizer and Sponsor, CDG Paris, France
Detroit Public Library, Business Science and Technology, Workshop Developer and Presenter - How to Launch a Clothing Line
Made in KSA: Vision 2K30, Vision Content Developer and Presenter, Center for Art and Design (CAD), Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Toronto, Next Steps Conference, Panelist
Export Development Canada, Global Entrepreneur Cohort for Canada, VIP Express Entry Delegate
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