Can Civilians Wear Morale Patches

Wearing morale patches can be a nice way to embellish your outfit. After all, they send a meaningful message and are hard to miss. Traditionally, they are usually adorned by veterans or personnel active in the military and are usually associated to specific military units, squads and events. Moreover, military morale patches have a history, […]

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How To Make Embroidered Patches

Wed Dec 15 2021

Creating patches is a very popular and creative way to express your association with a particular group, company, institution, cause or ideology but certainly not limited to these. People have been using patches to identify themselves, their teams, staff and employees. Patches are customized to display exclusive club memberships or even share political or religious […]

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Woven Patches vs Embroidered Patches: The Difference

Sat Dec 11 2021

Looks like you’ve been looking around at various suppliers of woven and embroidered patches. Maybe you have a particular kind of patch that you are looking for, or perhaps you want to understand the differences between the two types of patches. Each patch type is unique. Both have their own special characteristics, and though their […]

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Choose a Reliable Online Custom Patch Maker

Thu Dec 02 2021

Ordering custom patches from an online provider like UltraPatches is fast, easy and cost-effective. Unlike most local patch shops, online patch making companies can handle orders of any quantity at prices that small shops can’t match. Why order custom patches online? Local embroidery shops used to be the only way to get patches made but […]

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

Fri Nov 26 2021

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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