Flag Fabric Material Choices

What fabric do I choose?

The following information will help you choose the right U.S. Flag for your needs, including the proper fabric for the required conditions:

U.S. Embroidered Flag Fabric Recommendations
Outdoor Performance Scale: ***** (5-Excellent)

  • Polyester: Constructed with 2-ply, spun woven polyester fabric. This material is an open weave, durable fabric that provides reduced wind resistance, bright, fade resistant colors and improved flying ability even under the most extreme wind conditions. *****
  • Nylon: Constructed with 2000 Denier Nylon flag fabric. This material was designed specifically to provide excellent fade resistance and durability in outdoor use. ****
  • Cotton: Constructed with 2-ply cotton weave fabric. This material produces rich, vibrant colors and a tailored construction perfect for indoor displays, commemorate or parade use. Not recommended for outdoor display.