Flag Materials

We carefully control the quality of the fabrics used in the production of our flags. From fiber selection to weaving to final finishing, each step is carefully executed. Flags must be colorfast to sun and rain, lightweight, and have high tensile strength. To achieve these results, one must design and construct the fabric to exacting specifications. Because we do all of this, we offer the finest selection of flag fabrics in the world. 100% Made in the U.S.A!

U.S. Flag Description

Our United States flags, 2'x3' up to 12'x18', have embroidered stars and sewn stripes. Our U.S. flags 15'x25' and larger have applique (sewn) stars and stripes.

Our U.S. flags up to 6'x10' have brass grommets, while 8'x12' and larger flags have a heavy-duty rope & thimble design for added strength and support. embroidered stars heavy-duty stitching brass grommets rope & thimble for large flags.



Nylon

This heavyweight DuPont SolarMax™ nylon is the most popular and versatile flag fabric available. Nylon's combination of strength and brilliant display, along with its quick drying ability, make it suitable for a wide range of applications. Great in rainy areas, its light weight and close weave enable it to fly in the slightest of breeze, giving the fullest visual effect. Nearly every flag we sell is available in nylon material.

    Check out these benefits to SolarMax™ nylon:
  • Best resistance to damaging ultraviolet radiation
  • Dense 200 denier nylon weave
  • Longest lasting nylon flag material available
  • Flies in the lightest breeze
  • Provides the brightest colors for a great appearance

Polyester 2

This material represents new and improved flag fabric technology. Made of 100% spun polyester, its 2x2-ply construction combines durability, strength and flyability with a rich feel and look. These flags are ideal for extreme weather conditions without the excess weight. These are the longest lasting flags on the market today.

  • Best choice for high-wind and coastal areas
  • Heavy-duty 2-Ply polyester material
  • Our longest-lasting flag

Polyester

This material is a filament, warp knit polyester, producing a flag of good durability and color retention. This polyester material has an open weave that allows the flag to fly in very light breezes. Available for most of our sports flags.

Cotton

Cotton is a traditional and great looking flag material. This natural fiber bunting is made of heavyweight 2x2-ply mercerized cotton. It combines extremely bright, long lasting colors, good wearing quality, and excellent overall appearance. Look for cotton flags in our historical section or in our U.S. flags. If you are in need of a classic look for your flag, this is the best choice.

Rayon

A silk-like polyester material mainly used on our stick/desktop flags.

Not all flags are available in all materials. Please browse through our product categories to the left to see what materials are available for the flag you are interested in. If you have any questions, please give us a call (1-800-989-3524) (M-F 8-4:30 EST) or e-mail us.

Below are representations of the nylon colors we offer. Please note, this is a representation only, as colors can vary greatly in monitors. Pantone Matching System (PMS) numbers can be used as a guide.

Scarab green
Scarab Green
PMS 369
Mint green
Mint Green
PMS 360
Bright green
Bright Green
PMS 356
Irish green
Irish Green
PMS 349
Emerald green
Emerald Green
PMS 3425
Dartmouth green
Dartmouth G
PMS 350
Olive green
Olive Green
PMS 378
Seafoam green
Seafoam
PMS 332
Aqua
Aqua
PMS 338
Spring green
Spring Green
PMS 3395
Parrot blue
Parrot Blue
PMS 321
Turquoise
Turquoise
PMS 3145
D.A.R. blue
D.A.R. Blue
PMS 315
Teal
Teal
PMS 316
Blueflower
Blueflower
PMS 2975
Bluebird
Bluebird
PMS 292
Process blue
Process Blue
PMS 2995
Bright blue
Bright Blue
PMS 306
Bell blue
Bell Blue
PMS 3015
U.N. blue
U.N. Blue
PMS 279
French blue
French Blue
PMS 285
Royal blue
Royal Blue
PMS 286
Deep blue
Deep Blue
PMS 2738
Peacock blue
Peacock
PMS 2945
Purple
Purple
PMS 2695
Legion blue
Legion Blue
PMS 2756
O.G. blue
Old Glory Blue
PMS 2768
Lilac
Lilac
PMS 2655
Lavender
Lavender
PMS 2587
Pansy
Pansy
PMS 2627
Mauve
Mauve
PMS 257
Crocus
Crocus
PMS 211
Orchid
Orchid
PMS 240
Dahlia
Dahlia
PMS 2415
Wineberry
Wineberry
PMS 222
Crimson
Crimson
PMS 214
Magenta
Magenta
PMS 226
Bright pink
Bright Pink
PMS 806
Fuschia
Fuchsia
PMS 813
Violet
Violet
PMS 2385
Bone
Bone
PMS 468
Flesh
Flesh
PMS 4685
Peach
Peach
PMS 1555
Buff
Buff
PMS 1355
Gold
Gold
PMS 143
Amber
Amber
PMS 157
Tan
Tan
PMS 1365
Rust
Rust
PMS 167
Gold brown
Gold Brown
PMS 470
Khaki
Khaki
PMS 730
Sandalwood
Sandalwood
PMS 168
Spice brown
Spice Brown
PMS 1545
Lime
Lime
PMS 388
FM yellow
FM Yellow
PMS 108
Daffodil
Daffodil
PMS 803
Spanish yellow
Spanish Yel
PMS 1235
Mustard
Mustard
PMS 130
Golden poppy
Golden Poppy
PMS 151
Int'l orange
Int'l. Orange
PMS 165
Burnt orange
Burnt Orange
PMS 166
Orange
Orange
PMS 172
Flame
Flame
PMS 180
Warm red
Warm Red
PMS Warm Red
Bright red
Bright Red
PMS 032
Canada red
Canada Red
PMS 4852X
O.G. red
Old Glory Red
PMS 186
Salmon
Salmon
PMS 178
Brick red
Brick Red
PMS 202
Ruby
Ruby
PMS 229
Maroon
Maroon
PMS 5115
Silver
Silver
PMS 427
Grey
Grey
PMS 429
Nickel
Nickel
PMS 423
Charcoal
Charcoal
PMS 431
Black
Black
White
White
Silver foil
Silver Foil
Indoor Only
Gold foil
Gold Foil
Indoor Only
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