Paul NoblePosts by Paul Noble
It may have been Her Majesty’s 90th birthday just yesterday but that is only the beginnings of celebrations to come over the next few weeks. Our message is to keep those Union Jack’s flying in celebration of the Queen’s special birthday! The big birthday celebrations are to close with a festival at the Queens […]
It is still surprising to us to learn that another George Tutill banner has being discovered after all these years. This recent case being no exception, thank you to a Mr David Selby for getting in touch. Flagmakers were more than happy to try and assist Mr Selby in finding out a little more about […]
Flagmakers recently manufactured a Royal Engineers Flag for an event which saw it climb to the top of Mount Toubkal. The Royal Engineers division provides military engineering and technical support to the British Armed Forces. The challenge for this division of the British Army was to climb Mount Toubkal. Which is some challenge considering the […]
Firstly, we’d like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We are looking forward to the New Year with a few new ideas in the pipeline! Most importantly we send thanks to our customers and hope all their Christmas wishes come true this festive season. We’ve celebrated this year with all […]
Flags often cause confusion for with what to fly wear and at sea this becomes even more significant. Flags prove the base for many signals and message which are universally understood, as well as enabling other vessels to be aware of your vessel and nation. With so many flags to fly we’ve created a little […]
Last month we were able to provide a beautiful large flag for St. Mary’s Northchurch. The hand sewn St George’s flag was issued to the church following damage to their old flag, this was from age and recent poor weather conditions. This new flag was to fly throughout the Harvest services that the church hosts annually.
As part of the Magna Carta 800th anniversary celebrations a flag was designed to represent modern Parliament. Since the event Flagmakers have commissioned one extra flag for lead artist in the project Jonathan Parsons. The flag was designed by Mr Parson’s himself, the vibrant colours and pattern represent the diversity within modern Parliament. This particular […]
Theatre Props were approached by award winning photographer Scott Heavey to provide a ‘war torn flags’ look for a photo shoot with Getty Images. We were excited to be apart of this, as most of our flags are either made from scratch or maintenance and restoration type works. Theatre Props intentions with our supplied hand sewn flags were quite the opposite; they did a fantastic job in transforming the new flags in to the required distressed look.