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October 4, 2021

How To Sew On Chenille Patches

Students who have lettered in their favorite activity are usually chomping at the bit to show their school pride! They want to deck out their letterman jacket and wear it to school for the first time to show off. Many first-timers don't know how to sew on chenille patches, though, and that can slow things down.
August 31, 2021

How to Clean Chenille Patches: Your Step-by-Step Guide

No letterman jacket is complete without those iconic, plush chenille patches. Letterman jackets may be a status symbol for high school and college students, but they can be a struggle for parents to clean.
May 4, 2021

Guide to Correctly Placing Letterman Jacket Patches & Pins

When it comes to placing letterman jacket patches, there may not be an official spot for every patch, but there is an art to arranging them well. Placing your letterman patches haphazardly as you earn them will result in a jumble of numbers, letters, and symbols.
March 31, 2021

How to Start a High School Esports Team or Club for Your Students

Students High school is synonymous with sports and festivities; Friday night football, basketball, track & field, pep rallies, and so much more.
February 25, 2021

5 Terrific Trends In Chenille Patches To Look Out For This Year

Despite changes in technology or disruptions likeCovid, one thing remains constant - high school kids love being involved. Some 7,937,491 participants across the US participated in some form of athletics during the 2018-2019 school year.
November 30, 2020

Recognition Banners Now Available From Awards America

Over the last seventy years in business, Awards America has certainly learned to change with the times. Students are constantly achieving new milestones. Schools are adding new programs. Fashions come and go.
October 8, 2020

5 Tips For Hosting A Virtual Awards Banquet

Are you an athletic director or academic sponsor in charge of hosting awards banquets for your high school? If so, you're probably wondering how you're going to handle any award ceremony this year. While many schools have reopened and sports have resumed, a traditional awards banquet probably isn't possible.
March 24, 2020

Process For Designing A Chenille Patch

Chenille patches are among the most popular types of patches our customers order. While the end goal is to have a great looking patch to sew onto a jacket or material, the process of getting there can be more than what may seemingly meet the eye.
February 18, 2020

Tips for Changing Your School’s Patch Design

When was the last time you updated your school’s patch design? Last year? Last decade? Last century? Like anything, certain things need to be refreshed from time to time, and school patch design is certainly one of them. So whether you’re an athletic director, administrator or club organizer, now’s a great time to examine your current patch design and determine if a makeover is in order.
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