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This week marks the beginning of December which means time is slowly but surely getting closer and closer to the 25th! We are pretty excited about the holiday season, but who isn’t? Make sure you get the perfect gift for the hockey player or hockey fan in your fam. Check out the next wave of great suggestions and gift ideas for this year’s holiday season.
Bauer Street Goalie Equipment This holiday season treat your kids to something extra special…give them unlimited outdoor fun with street hockey goalie equipment! Whether it’s a group of neighborhood kids killing time after school, to a little More >
Last week we gave you a short list of items found at HockeyMonkey.com that would make perfect gifts to give to your friends and family for this year’s holiday season. In this week’s installment, we include six more sure to complete all of your stocking stuffing needs!
Composite Mini Sticks Remember playing knee hockey and using those short flat plastic mini sticks with the straight blade? Talk about obsolete…the mini sticks coming out today are miniature models of the real hockey sticks we use on the ice and man are they awesome!
These sticks show the same graphics and flash as all your More >
Well it’s that time of year again. What’s on your wish list this year? What’s on your loved ones wish list? If you can’t answer these questions don’t stress out or panic! At Hockey Monkey we’ve compiled a list that would make great gifts for anyone in your circle. Let’s start off with these six items:
The Green Biscuit Training Puck made for off-ice practicing in stick handling and passing. This is the perfect stocking stuffer for the player in your home these holidays.
This amazing training puck will help develop the passing skills that will blow your competition away! This puck slides More >
It’s safe to say that many, if not all, kids have a dream or goal that they want to pursue in life. Some will say they want to be a doctor, or a fireman, maybe even a professional athlete, and we hope that something or someone will help to push them in that direction. For the Boston Bruins, they hope to inspire many youngsters to play the game of hockey and they are more than happy to provide that little push. The goal is to grow the More >
It’s hard to admit our faults sometimes. Be real with it! Some of us are guilty of being puckhogs, some are guilty of cherry picking; others are guilty of making sticks that explode when you take a slap shot after just a few weeks of use. It happens…
It’s no big deal. We all have our faults. That’s why we practice. We go back to the drawing board from time to time. The day we become content, that we stop working towards being better, that’s when we’re in trouble.
Easton’s not stupid. They know how brutally competitive the stick market is, and More >
There are many perks to working in the hockey equipment industry. We often get to see unreleased product months before the public, we benefit from awesome discounts on gear, and we roll hard with dual monitors here in the office, but most of us are in the industry simply because we love the game.
Passing the awesomeness of hockey onto the next generation (and the feeling of doing one’s part to grow the greatest game in the world) has always been the most rewarding part of this industry. Outfitting a youngster that may go on to love the game for the More >
Growing up my dad always taught me to use the right tool for the job. This is one truth that STX Hockey seems to understand from the get go, releasing two uniquely elite hockey sticks. The Surgeon and Stallion 500 sticks. While using the “wrong” stick may not have quite as devastating effects as say, using a screwdriver as a hammer, or using the wrong motor oil for your engine, the point I’m trying to make is that magic happens when you select the stick that complements YOUR specific style of play. Although new to the sport of hockey, STX has been a long More >
Ribs? When someone says ribs, I usually think slow-cooked, meat falling-off-the-bones, smoky and rich BBQ flavor. Lately, though, when someone says ribs I think of blasting clappers past a goalie. Not getting the connection? RIBCOR – it’s the name of a Reebok stick the Reebok Ribcor, it has ribs and it will make net minders feel like the proverbial naked goalie!
Think of how a slingshot works. You put the ammo in the pocket, tighten the slack in the bands and start to draw back. The further you pull back, the more power you will provide to the projectile. More >
Did you know that MonkeyTeamSports.com™ can customize your team uniforms and jerseys?
Need Heat Pressing, Sublimation, ScreenPrinting, Embroidery, Tackle Twill… Custom Logos? WE CAN DO THAT!
Check out all the other cool stuff our trained specialists have produced custom work for:
NHL & Minor League Quality Jerseys and Bags: The Anaheim Ducks The Ontario Reign The Washington Capitals The Columbus Blue Jackets
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Embroidery is the art of decorating fabric or other materials with needle and thread or yarn. The basic techniques or stitches of the earliest workchain stitch, buttonhole or blanket stitch, running stitch, satin stitch, cross stitchremain the fundamental techniques of hand embroidery today.
Machine embroidery mimics hand embroidery, especially in the use of chain stitches, but the “satin stitch” and hemming stitches of machine work rely on the use of multiple threads and resemble hand work in their appearance, not their construction.
Advantages of Embroidery: Embroidered designs are a great way to add excellence and creativity to your uniform or jersey. Embroidery generally More >