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5 Reasons you Should Choose POWERFlag

Flagmakers has become one of the first UK resellers of the exciting new flag material POWERFlag. The clue is in the name! This innovation in flag material is set to potentially transform the flag industry… here’s why: 1. Super Resilient When we say POWER we mean it! POWERFlag has proved itself to last up to 3 […]

Banner Installation

  We’re not just flags you know! We blogged about some new fabric tension banners a few weeks ago and had to add a few extra details the House of Illustration have since discussed. The old-fashioned building presented some unique problems but needed something to brighten up the beautiful entrance area… it is the House […]

Flag Etiquette at Sea

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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 […]

67 Pall Mall Flag

67-Pall Mall Flag

Flagmakers are delighted to have supplied a set of bespoke hand sewn appliqué flags for new private members only club 67 Pall Mall. The club is already been dubbed London’s new home for true wine connoisseurs. We produced two flags for the impressive new members club. This enables 67 Pall Mall to ensure a flag […]

UK Students Create Flags Celebrating the Magna Carta

The Flag Project has seen schools from every county designing flags which celebrate democracy and will collectively create a unique digital exhibition along with a collection of sewn flags to be flown at Parliament Square and Runnymede.

Battle of the Somme Banner of Remembrance

Our Battle of the Somme Banner designed for client to pay respects at local football game and Thiepval Memorial, Picardy in France. The Battle of the Somme Banner was an impressive 7m x 4m and designed to include handles and other features to give a stunning and easy to use banner.

USA Flag for Opening Night of “Here Lies Love”

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We were delighted to produce this large flag for the Dorfman Theatre’s new performance ‘Here Lies Love’. A performance about Imelda Marcos, the widow of former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos. The aim to create a USA flag which fits exactly the back wall of the stage, the flag is then used during in the performance […]

Case Study: Manchester Museum Flagpole Removal and Installation

Here at Flagmakers no challenge is too big, small or precarious for that matter. The recent removal and installation of a flagpole at the Manchester Museum proved quite a challenge. The job involved removing the heavy timber pole currently in place and mounting a new replacement pole the following week, all completed at around 20m above the street.

The job involved various obstacles to consider, a key element been safety. The Museum is situated on a busy road surrounded by university buildings. This meant closing the road for up to 4 hours on the elected Sunday mornings to try and minimise disruption to the public. Over this period the road went to a singular lane and measures had to taken to ensure pedestrians could safely pass, with access monitored via the usual pavement.

Flagmakers produces Union Flag for The Hinds Head restaurant

Flagmakers are proud to announce that we have just installed two new Union Flags on one of Heston Blumenthal’s Michelin-starred restaurants, The Hinds Head.

Based in Bray, the Hinds Head is just a stone’s throw away from Blumenthal’s world-famous restaurant The Fat Duck, yet the Hinds Head has also been accredited with a Michelin star for it’s high-quality food from head chef Kevin Love.