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  • How to Care for Band Shoes

    How to Care for Band Shoes

    Marching shoes aren’t like regular sneakers so caring for your marching shoes is a must! Not only is it vital to maintain that polished, military look, but they’ll last longer and keep your knees, ankles, and feet safe from injury. The good news is that modern marching shoes don’t need a lot of extra products…

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  • Color Guard Glove Care

    Color Guard Glove Care

    Color guard gloves can be a lifesaver for your hands. Anyone who’s had to catch those big sabre tosses knows — especially those strategically placed padding points! But your gloves go through a lot, and it’s essential to take proper care of them, or they’ll end up looking dirty and shabby, which is a real…

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  • Wooden vs. Plastic Rifles

    Wooden vs. Plastic Rifles

    Rifles have been a part of the color guard activity since the days of military pageantry. Traditionally, these nonfunctioning rifles were made from wood with metal parts to look just like their functioning counterparts.

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  • The Origins of the Air Blade

    The Origins of the Air Blade

    Over the past 13 years, you’ve seen Band Shoppe’s Air Blade on the field, in marching band shows, winter guard shows, and on TV including an episode of Glee and during Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Halftime show. But have you ever wondered where the idea of the Air Blade actually came from?

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  • Flag Design Basics – Part 4: Weighting Your Pole

    Flag Design Basics – Part 4: Weighting Your Pole

    This is Part 4 of our Flag Basics Series, to check out all of our flag posts Click Here. In Part 4 of our Flag Design Basics Series we will…

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  • Flag Basics – Part 3: Does Size Matter?

    Flag Basics – Part 3: Does Size Matter?

    This is Part 3 of our Flag Basics Series, to check out all of our flag posts Click Here. Today we will review tips on selecting the right size flag…

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  • Flag Design Basics – Part 2:  Digital Printing

    Flag Design Basics – Part 2: Digital Printing

    This is Part 2 of our Flag Basics Series, to check out all of our flag posts Click Here. Digital Print flags are a great way to achieve an intense…

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  • Flag Basics – Part 1: Color and Shape

    Flag Basics – Part 1: Color and Shape

    We want to share some of our favorite tips for great flag design. Because this topic is so broad, we have broken it down into four parts. Keep an eye…

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  • Learn more about the NEW BandShoppe.com

    Learn more about the NEW BandShoppe.com

    At Band Shoppe, we work hard every day to provide our customers with a level of service they have come to expect. Over the past several months, our entire team…

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  • Get ready for Fall with new Warm-ups!

    Get ready for Fall with new Warm-ups!

    Back-to-school means fall training for the 2016 marching season will be kicking into full gear and we’ve started thinking about all the essentials that music athletes need to feel great…

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