Telltales Blog

Adventures and Tales of How Sea Bags Are Made

Mother's Day Gifts That Give Back

Thirteen years ago, as part of our commitment to give back to our local community, we created a limited-edition recycled sail cloth Pink Ribbon Tote to support the important work of Maine Cancer Foundation. It was enthusiastically appreciated by our loyal customers and started an annual campaign to support organizations providing cancer support programs in Maine.

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Back In Action: J/24 Midwinter Recap

The Sea Bags Women's Sailing Team got something they really wanted the first weekend of March. It was an extremely important reminder of how ready they are for season of competitive sailing in one of the most difficult and still male-dominated sports in the world.

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The Importance of Telltales

If you have watched a sailing race you may have noticed what looks like narrow ribbons attached to the boat's sails. You might have thought that those red, or green strips of fabric blowing in the wind were simply colorful adornments.

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The Lifespan of a Sail

How long do sails last? If you’re not a sailor, you’ve probably never considered the question. And the answer isn’t as straightforward as you might think.

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Nautical Motifs

What do swallows, palm trees, shellback turtles, stars and a sailing ship have in common? Sounds like words describing a fabulous destination getaway? Nope. Add to the mix—cannons, anchors and King Neptune? Still puzzled?

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