Custom Flag Information Things You Need To Know

Custom Made Flags:

When you are looking for custom flags there are a few things you need to consider:

  • Size of the flag
  • Quantity
  • Colours
  • Location/Material
  • Single sided or double sided
  • Fixtures

Think about these few points – size, quantity, colours, location, material and ply are all important factors to be considered when requesting the best quote on the custom flags you require.

Common size for custom flags are:

4″ x 6″ – 12″ x 18″ – 16″ x 24″ – 2′ x 3′ – 3′ x 6′ – 3′ x 5′ – 4′ x 6′ – 5′ x 8′ – 6′ x 10′

5′ x 8′ is the biggest flag that is possible without sewn lines.

3′ x 6′ is the common size for a standard outside flag pole.

2 ways your custom flags can be printed are:

Screen print example solid colour print. ( Screen Print Gallery)

Digital Print example fades and gradients ( Digital Print Gallery)

3 materials you can choose are:

  • 100D polyester (for the budget in mind promo use)
  • 200D Knitted polyester (for durability – longer life)
  • 500D woven bunting Polyester (for extra durability – longer life
    it’s the most durable flag material you can get.)

Read in detail about the flag materials here Flag Material

Should you have (single sided) or (double sided 3 layers)?

Single sided flag sample:

Front Side Back Side


The wording on a single sided flag will read in reverse on the back side. This flag take little wind to move it and is the most common way for custom flags.


Double Sided 3 layer flag sample:

Front Side Back Side


As you can see the wording on a 3 layer flag will read correct on the back side. This flag will take a lot wind to move it as it is very heavy, the flag is made from 2 pieces of flag material are sewn together and a middle block out is add to stop the see through,

Read in detail about single and double sided flags here Single side or Double side

What fixtures should you choose?

The most common fixtures for flags are rope and clips. There are other fixtures you can have they are:

Rope loops
rope toggle
Rope and clip
Read in detail about the fixtures here Flag Fixtures

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