Flag Material Types

We offer a variety of material choices for our flags to ensure you have what best serves your needs.

PERMA-NYL®: This heavyweight nylon is the most versatile flag fabric available. It is a combination of strength and brilliant display. It is ideal for rainy areas because of its quick-drying ability. It is lightweight and has a close weave enable it to fly in the slightest breeze, giving the fullest visual effect.

KORALEX II™: Our Koralex II is the most improved flag fabric technology. It is 100% spun polyester-2×2 ply construction. It is durable and strong with great fly-ability. It is ideal for extreme weather conditions without excess weight and has a rich feel and look.

DURATEX II®:  Made of Tricot knit polyester, this material is lightweight and more flyable than 2 ply polyester. It is designed for wet and windy conditions. It repels water like nylon and has unsurpassed color retention. It is shiny like nylon with the durability of polyester.

ECO-GLORY®: These premium recycled flags are made from recycled plastic. The yarn is created from 100% Post-Consumer Recycled material derived from PET bottles and then woven into fabric which is dyed red, white and blue. The flags has embroidered stars and stripes with lock-stitched seams providing locked reinforcement and tested durability. They are great for indoor or outdoor display use. The feel and look of the flag is similar to 200 denier nylon.

BEST™:  This is the traditional and great looking flag material. It is comprised of 2×2 ply mercerized cotton. It combines extremely rich, vibrant, long-lasting colors and is ideal for special flag flying holidays and ceremonies. It has good wearing quality for excellent overall appearance and value.

Color Fast Guarantee

All Duratex II®, Perma-Nyl® and Koralex II™ labeled U.S. flags are guaranteed to be colorfast for ONE YEAR from the date of purchase*.

*This guarantee is limited to replacement of this flag only. No other damages, incidental or otherwise, are covered. No purchase price refunds or shipping costs are covered. Colorfast refers to the colors retaining their base colors. Some color lightening, due to the exposure of the sun, is natural, and will not affect the usability of the flag and therefore is not covered under this guarantee. Fabric tears and fraying, as a result of high winds and other climatic conditions, as well as torn flags and normal wear, are not covered by this guarantee. Except as set forth herein, Valley Forge Flag Company and The Fairbury Flag Lady makes no other guarantee or warranty, either express or implied, including those of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Valley Forge Flag and The Fairbury Flag Lady shall not be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential or special damages of any kind whatsoever.