The Tipsy Gypsy

Serving  The  United States  Armed Forces

Makers of Fine Vintage Leather Aviation Patches 



Official  Hobbyist of the USMC ; License  Number 20157
Official  Crafter of the  Navy ;  License Number  HOB-NTLPO-TIPG01

Gypsy's Workbench :

By Tipsy Gypsy

Welcome .  Tipsy Gypsy has made Fine leather patches for Naval  Aviation since the 1980's .  We make our own products using methods and processes we've  pioneered and refined over the years. We don't Import or offshore . We make everything   from scratch  in the finest quality we can  produce . We are 100% Veteran owned . Our products are made by hand, right here in Fleming Island Florida  USA .

Gypsy here:

  Were  in pretty good shape
Ive managed work-arounds  to keep  our production up.      Were working lean and doing more with less people  just like everyone else .

 I realize many of you are eager to order . I wish I could do more but  I have all the work I can possibly do in que and  Im doing the Webstore   with the new Nametag section.

When Im able to take on new orders  I will post a note here :

     To  make the wait easier  the main Catalog here is  back online   (Catalog Classic Embossed ) on the left upper menu ( You can see whats available when we start up the next cycle .  I will  also keep the  Nametag shop  online at The Webstore  Your free to order anything thats in stock  over there .  (   There will be some new Patch stock  going there also .

The key thing here - I will not forget anyone , If You have an active order with payment  plan on file,  I will  honor the quote and complete the order . If I have not gotten to you yet I will charge the order as soon as I can begin work . If you are no longer able to go through with the order and I have not yet charged or started work,  you can cancel by email and I will completely understand .  

  I will post here when I am set up do do a new contact list .   More on that later .

  • All active orders on the books  will be  finished at the quoted prices.
  • Nametags and  In stock patches will  be available at
  • Please limit Inquiries to email - I have very limited phone support .
  • Prices are subject to change ,Written  quote prices are good for 30 days
  • The Full catalog is online for your convenience - prices are subject to change .
  • I am not able to do expedited orders. Please don't ask .
  • New Patch Setups /  Embossed tooling requires a 15 patch min order.  I cannot do singles  on new designs -  
 Name Tag  Ordering   has ben moved to  You can order  there now . I have many Wings /  Devices  listed but you can email me if you don't see  what you need.


New  Order Que :  
The Nametag order process is at  Catagory  Flight Jacket Nametags  .
   You can order there now .  webstore:  I set this up  so you can access everything I have in stock that isn't set aside for another order .  Anything you order there (Except Nametags 6-8 weeks) is in inventory and gets shipped within a few  days.   If its there and you want it,  Use the shopping cart.   Click on the A-7 Pic below  to go to the web store.
   Click on the link or the A7 pic below to go to the new web store . 
                                     Gypsy's Patch Shop

                           Gypsy Patch shop


 DOD and other US Govt  email addresses  make correspondence very difficult to send and receive photos and invoice attachments . Please use Gmail or other non official  email  so we can stay in contact 
   My quotes , pricing and work slot is good for 30 days.  please respond promptly.     

   We  ship within the  United  States ,and to  APO , FPO , Deployed  Military & family 


(904)-269-1369    or email us at



Patch Catalog   Click the link

         New Orders   email to Get on our standby list.

(904)269-1369    or   email