Sew On Patches or Iron On Patches: What is Better?

When choosing a patch attachment method for your custom patches, two of the most popular methods are sew on and iron on methods. These two patch backing options have their own pros and cons. Below we discuss the utility of both these methods. Embroidered, PVC, woven, chenille and printed patches are the patch styles that […]

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What is Velcro

Thu Nov 25 2021

The name Velcro comes from two French words put together, “Velour” (velvet) and “Crochet” (hook). In 1941 Swiss electrical engineer George de Mestral went hiking in the woods with his dog. It was all very pleasant until George noticed prickly Burr sticking on his dog and his clothes. Upon arriving back at his home he […]

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How to start playing Airsoft

Thu Nov 25 2021

Looks like you are having a little bit of a hard time getting started with airsoft. Don’t worry you’re in good hands now, trust me I’m a professional. Let’s get this started shall we. A lot of people are asking me that they want to start with Airsoft but they don’t know how to go […]

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How to Remove Iron on Patches

Wed Nov 24 2021

Iron on patches are attached to fabric with a heat activated or fusible adhesive; while these patches are easy to apply they can be much more difficult to remove. Additionally, removed patches tend to leave behind unsightly glue residue and stains. Luckily, there are a few tricks you can use to remove iron-on patches. Melt […]

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History of Letterman Jackets

Wed Nov 24 2021

You know what makes people look cool? Sunglasses, but if you are a more specific demographic of a high school, college or university and you want to show your classmates that you’re the most awesome one around then there is absolutely one way to do it and that is with a Letterman jacket. Letterman jackets […]

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What is a PVC Patch Mockup?

Thu Nov 04 2021

We at UltraPatches are the experts at making PVC patches. While submitting their designs and before placing an order, our customers often ask us how their custom PVC patches would look like. Customers want to see before they place an order whether their patches would turn out to be artistically pleasing or not. For this […]

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Difference between 2D and 3D PVC Patches

Mon Nov 01 2021

When it comes to customizing PVC patches, our customers always ask us the difference between 2D (two dimensional) and 3D (three dimensional) PVC patches. They often need to know if their design will be suitable for 2D or 3D. There is a general misconception that if you opt for a 2D design the patch will […]

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Order Your Custom Patches Online

Thu Oct 28 2021

What are patches? A patch is an apparel embellishment accessory that is worn to express your participation, alliance or connection with a particular team, institution, group, cause or event. Patches can also be worn as a fashion accessory for embellishing apparel and other accessories. Patches can be made with various material that includes fabric, thread, […]

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How to Iron On Patches: A Step by Step Guide

Tue Oct 26 2021

Looks like you ordered some custom iron on patches from us and are looking for a way to safely iron them on to your clothing article. Well, we have written a full and comprehensive Do It Yourself guide below for our customers on how to iron on patches so you can perfectly and safely attach […]

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PVC Patches with Iron on Backing Do Not Work

Sat Oct 23 2021

There are a variety of backing options to choose when you custom create your PVC Patches. The most popular kind of backing that most of our customers choose when placing an order or asking for a price quote are PVC patches with velcro backing. As you know that manufacturing every type of patch has its […]

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