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Royal Engagement
Following yesterday's news of the engagement between HRH Prince Henry of Wales (aka Prince Harry) and Meghan Markle, there has been much conversation on the matter. Where will the wedding take place, what will the dress be etc etc However I have been wonder...
Royal Engagement
Royal Engagement
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American State Flag Redesigns Part 2
The second part of the American States flags post redesigning state flags based on a standard template. For Part 1 click here . North Dakota The design in the fly is a banner of the state coat of arms and is hence exempt from the no stars rule, as the stars...
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American State Flags redesigns
The topic that seems to be on the today list of all vexillologists and vexillographers is the redesign of the state flags of the United States. It is the worst kept secret that most of the state flags of the USA are not good flags. Most are just seals on a ...
American State Flags redesigns
American State Flags redesigns
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Book for Sale
I am pleased to announce that my book Northern Ireland Flags & Emblems is now for sale and can be purchased here . The book features 184 quality A4 pages in full colour, with plenty of pictures and illustrations, some of which are the result of my own work....
Book for Sale
Book for Sale
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Irish Coast Guard
Something I thought before due to recent events reminded of, is what a bad flag the Irish Coast Guard have. It is a white flag with the logo of a stylised harp and anchor in the centre. This is highlighted on Facebook in the last 24 hours or so following th...
Irish Coast Guard
Irish Coast Guard
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Flag Institute flag and emblem
On 18th November 2016, the United Kingdom's flag charity and representative on the International Federation of Vexillological Associations (FIAV) formally adopted a new flag and emblem at their council meeting. The former emblem was a blue flag with a cross...
Flag Institute flag and emblem
Flag Institute flag and emblem
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Nigel Johnston's NI flag
Apologise for the lack of activity at the moment I am currently very busy, but I have material for a few posts waiting which I will try to get up when I can. About a year ago Nigel Johnston posted a design on the New Flag for Northern Ireland facebook page ...
Nigel Johnston's NI flag
Nigel Johnston's NI flag
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Royal Tank Regiment Camp Flag
This is a post I wanted to do a couple of days ago to mark the 99th anniversary of the battle of Cambrai (20th November 1917), but due to other priorities had to be put back till today. The Royal Tank Regiment is the oldest tank unit in the world, Originall...
Royal Tank Regiment Camp Flag
Royal Tank Regiment Camp Flag
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UK police badge redesigns Part 1
As far as British police badges go, most are pretty good, but I think some are rather generic. Most feature an eight pointed star generally (but not always) topped with a crown. In the centre of the star is a circular disk, with the name of the police force...
UK police badge redesigns Part 1
UK police badge redesigns Part 1
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The US flag might get 51 stars
Hi all I am pleased to be back blogging, I have finished the print publication I mentioned and it is currently being submitted to potential publishers, I will of course update the blog on progress. The world has today been focused on the result of the Ameri...
The US flag might get 51 stars
The US flag might get 51 stars
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