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Durability of Different Patch Types

Patches are available in different types and can be customized according to your use case. Each type of patch varies in durability and sustainability. Therefore, it’s important that you know how durable and sustainable each type of patch is and how your use case can affect your choice. The best thing about custom made patches is that you are able to design and customize every element. Customization choices can range from selection of patch types, […]

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 can be used with the sew on method, whereas, PVC patches are not compatible with the iron on backing because […]

History of Letterman Jackets

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 also called letter jackets and varsity jackets are these cool articles of wool and leather that you see those jocks […]

What is a Varsity Letter?

A varsity letter or monogram is an award earned in the United States for excellence in school, college and university activities. A varsity letter signifies that it’s winner was a qualified varsity team member awarded after a certain standard was met. It symbolizes pride and achievement, and getting your hands on one is no easy feat. Varsity letters are highly coveted, and anyone who wishes to earn one needs to prove that they deserve it. […]

Learn How To Iron-On Chenille Patches

Chenille patches are eye candy adornments for apparel – they make a bold statement. Chenille patches can be designed and customized according to personal preferences just like any other type of patch. Chenille patches are more popularly used to make varsity letter patches and letterman patches. These patches are more commonly attached to jackets and hoodies and can be attached with a variety of attachment methods. For instance, if you want to attach your varsity […]