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Proud to Supply RAF 100 Ensign to the Falcons Parachute Display Team

Flagmakers are privileged to supply flags to some very important organisations and in their 1ooth year, we regard our association with the RAF as a rather prestigious one.   We recently made and supplied the RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team with a 4 yard hand sewn Union flag and a special commemorative 4 yard hand […]

St George’s Chapel Banners of Arms Hand-Painted by Flagmakers

If, like me, you tuned in to watch last weekend’s much-anticipated Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, then you too would have been awe-struck by the magnificent interior of St George’s Chapel in which the couple were married; truly spectacular, utterly remarkable and every bit an appropriate venue for the special occasion. Here […]

Australia House – 100 years on The Strand

Flagmakers were recently commissioned to make a special flag for Australia House. The mission is celebrating its presence in London for 100 years, from 1918 – 2018 and the commemorative flag we produced hangs proudly outside their building on the Strand along with a neat row of six Australian flags. Australia House is the longest […]

Lulagala – Ugandan Primary School gets its own Flag

We do like the occasional unusual request at Flagmakers and welcome unusual and interesting flag designs. We were asked by Jan Petersen, Head Teacher of North Waltham Primary School to produce a rather special bespoke flag for a primary school in Uganda. The flag was jointly designed by the pupils of the Ugandan school, known […]

Embroidered Flags – Hand Made and Unique

  We derive almost as much pleasure as our usually delighted customers when we produce an Embroidered Flag for them. They are quite beautiful, bespoke pieces of art always painstakingly produced by hand. We are occasionally commissioned to produce a hand-embroidered flag. These stunning, bespoke works of art are so much more than recreations of […]

Work in Progress – Another Striking Hand Painted Flag

Once again, our dedicated and patient artisan has been busily creating yet another stunning hand-painted flag. She tells me that this is one of the most interesting (and largest) she has ever worked on and is taking great pleasure in her work.   This particular flag has been commissioned for one of London’s livery companies, […]

Historical European Flags resurface due to Growing Patriotism

The Wall Street Journal recently spoke to our Commercial Director, Paul Noble asking for his comments on the change in demand for European national flags as a result of political and social changes therein.  Here is an extract from the article, written by reporter, Valentina Pop. In Europe, Separatists and Nationalists Are Sprouting Old Colours […]

Stunning Hand-Painted Flags – more popular than ever.

Recently, we’ve taken pride in producing some striking hand-painted flags for a wide variety of customers and note that these are becoming increasingly popular. Most are based on traditional, historical designs or patterns, often including animals or shields and take on a heraldic appearance. The very nature of these flags is that they are always […]