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Founded in 1936 by Frank F Smith, Advertising Flag Company - flagpro.com is now in it's 3rd generation of family ownership and operations.
After 80 years of having a brick & motor store within the City of Chicago borders, we sold our building and move to the Village of Posen. We are easily accessible off of I-57, I-294, and very close to I-80.
Our specialty is custom made flags and banners either out of fabric or vinyl. Our sewing staff has over 125+ years of combined sewing experience. We have a full-service graphics department to take your design and get it ready for production.
Our custom items range from applique, silk screened, to digital processes to replicate your design. We also offer contract sewing opportunity.
Beside being a custom house, we also have a full range of ready made products from manufacturers like Annin Flagmakers, Eder Flag, Flagzone, and Valley Forge.
Our sales staff will help you find the correct flag that you are looking for and if we don't have it, we will try to find someone that does.
Being a small business, we will continue to work hard to make sure we only offer the highest quality products from A to Z.
Birthday Celebrations are always a special treat and there is no better way to add to that celebration than having something to display for that birthday boy or birthday girl. Whether that celebration can be in person, or as a drive by parade, our Happy Birthday Train and Happy Birthday Unicorn designs by Annin Flagmakers are sure to add a smile to all involved.
Each of these flags can be personalized with the name of that special birthday person!
The Quarantine Flag is a golden yellow flag that traditionally has been flown from a ship that is either arriving in port with known serious health issues or that has been placed under quarantine by the local port authorities. It also can be used on land at homes or at businesses to alert the public of the same health issues.
If you need one, we have them in stock and ready to ship out Quarantine Flag
Today marks the 211th birthday of President Lincoln. However in 1860 the Lincoln & Hamlin ticket had to win over the hearts of the citizens who were embroiled in debates about slavery and states rights.
This flag is modern day reproduction of one type of flag featuring Presidential candidates on flags. This flag is available in our store.
Honor the men and women who currently serve or have served in the Chicago Fire Department with this silk screened nylon flag. Available in our store Chicago Fire Department Flag. #ChicagoFireDepartment #CFD #MadeinUSA
The flag itself dates back to around the time of 1765 and originally it had 9 vertical stripes but was changed to horizontal stripes after being outlawed. The 9 stripes would grow to 13 stripes at the time of the Revolutionary War.
The shopping season usually has us running around from place to place and in many instances decorating our home or place of work. Why don’t you make it a bit more special with our personalized “Happy Holidays” or “Merry Christmas” wall and door banners.
With our 25+ year insight in working with marine quality Sunbrella fabric for Avenue Street Banners, we are extremely excited about venturing into the boating trade with this new addition into our product mix.
Since boat owners already know about the durability of Sunbrella for their prized possession, it just makes sense that we offer our winch covers personalized with your boat’s name silk screened on it.
We will be expanding our marine line offering in the future and would welcome suggestions of other related areas that as boat owners you would like to have made out of Sunbrella and personalized.
The Congress, by Public Law 103-308, as amended, has designated December 7 of each year as “National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.”
NOW, THEREFORE, The President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim December 7, 2017, as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. I encourage all Americans to observe this solemn day of remembrance and to honor our military, past and present, with appropriate ceremonies and activities. I urge all Federal agencies and interested organizations, groups, and individuals to fly the flag of the United States at half-staff this December 7 in honor of those American patriots who died as a result of their service at Pearl Harbor
What makes our POW/MIA flags stand out is that we print white ink onto the black nylon. On many other designs, the flag is printed black and the white fabric itself acts as the design. This typically gives a duller look. Our POW/MIA flag prints are bright and vivid.
Here we have full-sized seals drying that will be sewn to 10′ X 15′ backgrounds.